Round 2 of the 2011 Short Course Showdown Nationwide Series is officially in the books now, and it was exciting event that featured 165 SC entries. Race director Scotty Ernst ran a great race program and made sure the races got done on time and entertained the large crowds that gathered around the track. The [...]
My new HPI Cup Racer came with a cool Toyota Corolla Levin body, but there was one problem: I had no idea how I wanted to paint it. I browsed hundreds of Levin and Trueno photos but nothing really inspired me. Then, by random chance, I was flipping through my old copies of RC Car [...]
Once the A mains were calculated today, each TQ from the 5 classes these weekend competed in an exhibition race featuring the new Losi RTR XXX-SCB. TLR’s Dustin Evans TQ’ed both Mod 2WD and 4WD SC so they had Matt Sunderlage fill in for him to pilot one of the SCBs. These buggies come with [...]
Fathers are always good for some pearls of wisdom, and with this being Father’s Day, it got me thinking about some RC pearls of wisdom I’ve heard and passed along over the years. My number one piece of RC sage advice is: Slow is fast. This holds especially true for off-road racing, but it’s sound [...]
Check out this video from RC Excitement’s Rolling Rock Challenge held in Fitchburg, MA. RC Excitement is a full-service hobby shop with two off-road tracks (one indoors), a carpet track and multiple scale truck courses. Watch the video here.
The Radio Control Show episode 111 live now. Music video featuring a couple of HPI Mini Trophy trucks, Goshen Fairgrounds Race for a Cure event, Short Course Showdown this weekend, Fathers Day at airagestore.com, The Yak 55M from ElectriFly, Air Age Media RC Scholarship, Hobby Lobby Mig 15, the F-86 Sabre and the Grumman Panther. [...]
Introducing the most realistic body available for the Traxxas 1:16 Rally chassis — a 2012 Ford Focus ST! Every detail was scaled down to give you the best looking rally car ever made. Whether you’re cruising down the street or tearing up the dirt, your 2012 Ford Focus ST will stand out from the crowd [...]
Pro Circuit/Kawasaki/Traxxas rider Blake Baggett (#57) claimed his second overall win of the season with an impressive 1-1 finish at the third round of the AMA Motocross Championship Series at High Point Raceway in Mt. Morris, PA. Tyla Rattray (#28) showed off his speed with a 3-2 finish for second overall and took over the [...]