Get ready, JConcepts has reached new ground with the Ford Raptor SVT Super Crew Stampede 4×4 body. Officially licensed by Ford, the JConcepts Ford Raptor SVT body, specifically for the Traxxas electric Stampede 4×4, is inspired from the ground up as a scale platform to turn the Stampede into an off-road looking street-wise machine. The [...]
2 Days. 400 Entries. Thousands of laps. The Winter Midwest Electric Championships is one of the longest-running and most popular races in the country for electric 1:10 offroad racing. Hosted by the CRCRC club, the event changed venues to the newly opened Ohio RC Factory just south of Columbus, OH in Jeffersonville. Now in its [...]
AKA confirmed today that soon they will be offering 1/10-scale electric off-road tires to go along with their current 1/8-scale and Short Course line of products. These new tires are in their final stages and they hope to debut them at the Cactus Classic in March. And for the 2011 race season, AKA has signed veteran pro [...]
Like them or not, these cab forward bodies are here to stay and Pro-Line releases a new cab forward Bulldog body for the Team Associated T4.1. They have also released a SC10 front inboard hub kit that will allow you to run the same tires both front and back when using Pro-Line’s 12mm hex and [...]
Short course racing continues to be the fastest growing segment in RC as it draws in huge numbers of newcomers and has even gained the attention of the hobby’s top pros. As with any new segment, there’s a lot to learn. So, whether you’re new to all things RC or just new to short course, [...]
Ryan Cavalieri was running this new body this weekend at CRCRC and was able to take home the win in 2WD Mod Truck. Look for the official release from Pro-Line soon.
I liked Matt Higgins’ blog post with the RC10 from the Dead Pool. We enjoyed watching the clip. And, it’s cool that I now work with the guys who made that happen. It got me thinking about other movies that featured RC cars. I’d say the Dead Pool is one of the most famous movies with [...]
Chicago might be looking to become the new hot spot of RC. We recently received word that Chicago Bears professional football player Devin Hester went to the AdVenture Hobbies store in Chicago and bought everything he could get his hands on. Why? He did it to reward teammates for helping him be selected to go [...]