Qualifying is underway at the 1/8-scale IFMAR on-road world championship being held in Homestead, Florida. This championship consists of one class–large and extremely fast 1/8-scale nitro-powered 4WD on-road cars. This high-end form of racing is often referred to as the Formula 1 of RC, and since this is a world championship, there has been some controversy. [...]
Mike Truhe and Adam Drake put on a great race in the Pro E-Buggy race at the 2011 Silverstate. Mike took TQ over Adam Drake but Adam was not going to make it easy in the 10min A-main staying with in striking distance all the way to the end. Mike Truhe would win the 10min [...]
Team Tekin’s Ty Campbell provides this great tech tip for keeping your sensor wire for your brushless motor safe and secure. Alright people, this is Ty with a Tekin Tech Tip. It has come to my attention more and more with each race I attend and I feel that I need to share a little [...]
Team Corally introduces the F1SL 1:10th scale on-road racer with all new features. This car’s design is based on the all new rear suspension that is controlled by graphite side-links. The side-link rear suspension allows a chassis layout that is ideal for using either 7.4V LiPo Stick or Saddle packs. All suspension parts move precisely [...]
Greg Antill scored a double victory in the 40+ Buggy and Truggy classes at the 2011 Silver State Nitro Challenge in Boulder City, NV. The adverse conditions and tough track layout tested both drivers and equipment but Antill faced the challenge head on to capture the win in both classes. Thanks to the smooth power [...]
This past weekend in Watson, LA, was the Louisiana State Championship race. It was a 3 day race starting on Friday and ending on Sunday. Track conditions were changing constantly, throughout the whole event. I TQ’ed Pro Truggy, Open 2Wd SC, and qualified 3rd in Pro Buggy. I won Pro Truggy, Open 2WD SC, and [...]
Coming Soon to a track near you…the Hole Shot SC 2.0! It features a wider contact patch, increased tread lug count with unmatched performance. Includes grooved/soft closed cell SC inserts.
This race report is filed by David Joor: “I attended the 2011 RC Pro US Series Round 2 at Indy RC this past weekend and after coming from my wins from the Icebreaker and 2011 RC Pro Texas State Series Round 1. Qualifying in electric was what I was hoping for by setting TQ in [...]