Jörn Neumann put in a great performance at this years electric off road Europea Championships to overcome the disappointment of finishing 2nd at the World Championships – battling against some of the top drivers in the world and taking the 2011 European Championships on the dirt track at Pau, Southern France. Qualifying 2nd overall in [...]
Levi Jackson headed Northwest for the annual Great Snake Shootout hosted by the R/C car club of Lewiston. Levi had a solid weekend TQing the 1st round of qualifying and winning the main event in secure fashion. Check for Levi’s Agama A8 setup to be posted on our site soon: www.HobbyProUSA.com Winning products that Levi [...]
JQ Products is excited to announce Skullcandy as THE team’s title sponsor for the 2012 season. We at JQ Products feel that Skullcandy is a perfect fit for our team’s first non-RC Industry title sponsor. Skullcandy was founded only 9 years ago by a snowboarder, and started off in a basement, much like JQ Products [...]
Traxxas vehicles that include brushless systems such as VXL require very little maintenance to be performed on the motors as the cans are well sealed. If you have a Traxxas vehicle such as a Monster Jam replica, the Titan 12-turn 550 motor will require an occasional cleaning in order to run at peak performance. How often [...]
VP Pro driver Josh Wheeler attended the 2011 Byron Midwest Nitro Challenge last weekend at Dirt Burners in St Louis, MO. For the A Main he qualified 2nd behind Team Durango driver Ryan Lutz. In the Main he was able to get past Ryan when he made a mistake on the frist lap and then [...]
I’ve recently resumed another pastime of mine, riding bikes, as a healthy and fun alternative to racing RC cars. The bike in question is a Redline road bike, and thanks to the city of Santa Clarita where I live, I have miles and miles of dedicated biking paths available to me. I’m certainly not the [...]
If you have a Traxxas Stampede, Stampede 4X4, Slash, Slash 4X4, Bandit or Rustler, these heavy duty progressive coil springs from VG Racing will fit your vehicle’s stock shocks. They are available in red and blue and use a unique design that as tighter spaced coils top and bottom.
As all of our updates indicate, it is raining. The race is basically over. Here are the highs and lows I noticed. High: fun track layout. Low: the track is currently under water. High: the locals have been very friendly Low: the locals are currently cursing under their breath High: I got a fast run [...]