Traxxas TORC Series Heading to the Big House

On September 3 and 4, the Traxxas TORC series will be at Crandon International Raceway in Crandon, WI for rounds nine and 10 of the 2011 season. Crandon is famously known as the big house and it is aptly nicknamed as the track is huge and the trucks very extremely high speeds. When the TORC [...]

Aug 23, 2011 Comments
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Traxxas Slashes Hit Daytona with NASCAR driver Tony Stewart, Darrel Waltrip and the FOX NASCAR Broadcast Team

In a cool promo for Mobil 1 oil, Tony Stewart, Darrel Waltrip, Chris Myers, Krista Voda and others took to a mini version of Daytona built right on the surface of the real and newly resurfaced Daytona track in Daytona, FL. The drivers all used Traxxas Slash trucks and simply bashed the trucks into each [...]

Aug 22, 2011 Comments
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JConcepts And Ryan Maifield Take 2nd Consecutive ROAR National Championship In Modified Short Course Truck

NorCal Hobbies in Union City, CA, provided the setting for the 2011 ROAR Off-Road Nationals. A beautiful track layout by Kevin Jelich and the NorCal crew was in place and ready for Wednesday’s open practice session. Elevation changes throughout made for one of the most brilliant and fluid experiences a racer could imagine. All the [...]

Aug 22, 2011 Comments
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The 2.4 Hours Deux Enduro @ SDRC Raceway!

There are times you get to participate in unique events that are different from the normal  race day. SDRC Raceway (sdrcraceway.com) in San Diego recently held one of these unique events dubbed “The 2.4 Hours Deux Enduro”. The 2.4 hour enduro consisted of having a minimum of three people on your team (with each person driving 45 [...]

Aug 22, 2011 Comments
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Annual Race For The Pig Weekend – Eliminator R/C Hobbies, Trackside

August 20-21, 2011 This past weekend I was invited out to a pig roast, well… a pig race. No, we didn’t race pigs. This was an annual racing event held by Eliminator R/C Hobbies here in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Like every year, they have a weekend of racing and a pig roast. Hence, race for [...]

Aug 21, 2011 Comments
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2011 Futaba Electric Challenge: Day 3 Recap

We have finished all the mains, ran the money races, and all the hardware has been handed out.  Matt Farris was able to win the Pro Buggy Dash 4 Cash race again so he brought home a total of $630 this weekend!  The top 3 for each class is listed below right above the pictures. [...]

Aug 21, 2011 Comments
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Futaba Electric Challenge: Day 3 Begins

We held another brief driver’s meeting this morning and then we started the 1st round of qualifying.  Today’s race format will be the same with 3 rounds of qualifying and then the mains.  We will run another Dash 4 Cash race and then hand out the awards. I’m uploading videos that I have shot this weekend so keep checking back [...]

Aug 21, 2011 Comments
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Futaba Electric Challenge: Day 2 Recap

Before we kicked off the 2011 Futaba Electric Challenge we held a brief driver’s meeting to go over all the grounds rules with everyone in attendance for the trophy race. After a few minutes of going over the rules with the drivers and answering questions, everyone took of their hats for the national anthem, and [...]

Aug 21, 2011 Comments
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