Team Associated was on hand for all of the racing action at the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, presented by Geico Powersports, returned to the Speedworld Off Road Park in Surprise, AZ. Lying at the northwest corner of Phoenix’s urban sprawl, this track is always a great place to come back to, with warm [...]
Paul was instrumental in developing the Hyper 7 race platform for Ofna in the past. He has worked with such great drivers as Josh Wheeler and Former World Champion Greg Degani to help them compete on the highest levels. TQ Racing has just released their new 1/8 Evo series of nitro and electric buggies. And [...]
The 3rd Annual Short Course Nationals has been announced and this year’s event even includes a stock Short Course Buggy class. There are 6 SC classes total for this event and all the stock classes will be using a Monster Locked hand out brushless motor to eliminate advancing the timing on the motor.
DE Racing is proud to bring you our new Zip Stix 1/10th scale tire organizers. These quick and simple to use tools allow you to organize and ID your tires by tread, wear, and compound. No more fumbling or guesswork regarding tire sets and no more lost tires. Simply slide the stix through the stack [...]
Team Associated’s Richard Saxton is a national champion and serves as a coach and mentor to many of the best drivers in RC such as Ryan Cavalieri and Ryan Maifield. As a team leader, his experience helps many drivers win big and helps him stay competitive. Here are some of his top tips for racing success: > [...]
The Traxxas Summit includes a 2-speed transmission and lockable differentials–all controlled via the transmitter. A 2-position thumb activated toggle switch controls the transmission and 3-position metal toggle switch near the steering wheel controls the differentials. To make it easier to remember and see what each switch position does take a permanent marker and write on the [...]
I have started building an RC version of a Top Truck Challenge style truck. For those who don’t know, Top Truck Challenge is an annual full-size event put on by Four Wheeler magazine. It’s an over-the-top hardcore off-road test for trucks and it includes mud, rocks, dirt and frame bending, suspension breaking, engine blowing utter mayhem. [...]
Team Novak announces a low-profile version of its most popular speed control: The GTB 2 Sportsman Brushless ESC- Low-Profile HS (#1708). This is a speed control for the modern racer, without boost or a PC-interface to ensure even competition. With a street price under $100, the GTB 2 LP offer racers the highest performance, lowest-priced [...]