The Path To RC Enlightenment

Perhaps I over-think things, but I’m convinced that there are 3 stages in the life of an RC racer.  Much like the “Seven Stages of Grief,” there seem to be 3 stages of RC racing.  No matter from what region, state, country or province you hail, these stages apply to you if you’ve ever raced [...]

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ROAR Region 4 Off-Road Championships: JConcepts Wins 7 ROAR Regional Titles In 1 Weekend

JConcepts was out in force at the 2011 ROAR region 4 championships hosted by the Coral Springs R/C club. For the 3rd year in a row, racers could not wait for the event. 175 entries lined up for this annual event which brought racers from all across Florida for a 2-day weekend event full of [...]

Jul 11, 2011 Comments
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Northwest Championship Tour: Venom Gambler Wins 2WD Open Short Course

Congratulations to Venom Factory Pilot Jesse Munn for taking both the TQ and the overall victory this past weekend at the Northwest Championship Tour round three in Burlington, WA. Jesse was running Venom LiPo battery packs and his Gambler SC truck and commented, “ The truck ran flawlessly and was really fast all weekend.” Throughout [...]

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Tebo – Cavalieri – Evans – Fischer Win at 2011 Hot Rod Shootout

After a long week of racing at Hot Rod Hobbies, the 2011 Shootout winners were crowned. As you can see below, winners were spread across severak chassis manufacturers, with Kyosho, Associated, TLR and Durango each taking wins in the triple A-mains. We would like to congratulate all of the winners, and thank Hot Rod Hobbies [...]

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Randy Pike Signs With Team Durango

Team Tekin’s Randy Pike has joined Team Durango to drive our expanding range of electric vehicles. Randy has already been successfully piloting the DESC410R since release along with the DEX410 buggy and providing a lot of great feedback along with being a great resource for other Team Durango drivers from novice drivers all the way [...]

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Hyper Drift Night Competition – Friday, July 15th

The Hyper Drift crew is hosting a competition this Friday, July 15th! If you’re in the San Francisco Bay Area, stop by and check it out. Hosted by Limited Traction Date: July 15th, 2011 Time: Practice starts @ 6pm, Comp starts @ 8pm Location: McCarthy Ranch Shopping Center, Milpitas, CA (off 880 & 237 on [...]

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Hot Rod Hobbies 2011 Shootout: Tekin Wins Sportsman SC, 2nd In Mod Buggy & Pro 4 SC

Tekin drivers were out in force at the 2011 Hot Rod Shootout hosted as always by Jimmy Babcock and the crew at Hot Rod Hobbies. With over 270 entries this race had great attendance by many top pro drivers even though worlds are next week. As always Jimmy and crew held one of the premier [...]

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Scale crawlers — growing or not?

A while back rock crawlers blew up and it seemed like comp type crawlers kept popping up like crazy. Every now and then a scale rig would show up but now it seems like scale crawlers are taking over. I’m very excited about more scale rigs being built. One of the first trucks that drew [...]

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