OFNA Hyper 8 Stingray sneak peek

All OFNA has to say is “coming soon,” but there’s plenty to be gleaned from the official “sneak peek” pics! See them here.

Dec 01, 2006 Comments
Read more

OFNA Hyper 8 Stingray sneak peek

All OFNA has to say is “coming soon,” but there’s plenty to be gleaned from the official “sneak peek” pics! See them here.

Dec 01, 2006 Comments
Read more

Cavalieri Joins Team Orion

Two-time IFMAR off-road champ Ryan Cavalieri is now part of the Orion squad, and rarin’ to go with Rev 2 motors, RDS cells, and Wasp engines. Plus a bunch of new T-shirts. Cav/Orion fans, you can Click Here to gloat.

Dec 01, 2006 Comments
Read more

Tamiya Announces Terra Crusher DECEMBER 2001

Tamiya shocker! Big T is set to release the Terra Crusher, an all-new nitro monster truck that features an electric-start .18 engine, full independent suspension, 8 shocks, and a 2-speed reversing transmission! We’ll have a “First Look” in “the March issue of Radio Control Car Action complete with exclusive first-drive impressions, but these pictures and specs will have to tide you over until then! Visit Tamiya for more details!

crusher_lge.jpg - 10218 Bytes
CLICK ON /rc/news/images TO THE RIGHT
TO SEE A LARGER VERSION

terracrushermaskcopy_03.jpg - 2195 Bytes

Length: 560mm
Width: 440mm
Height: 285mm
Wheelbase: 360mm
Weight: 5,700 grams
Wheel: 87mm x 76mm 5-Spoke w/Chrome plated
Tire Size: 176mm/100mm
Toe-in Rear: Adjustable
Chassis Front Skid: 8 Degrees
Engine: .18ci (approx. 3cc) w/ Blue Anodized Head
Gear Ratio:
FWD 1st 29.67:1
FWD 2nd 20.40:1
RWD 1st 29.67:1
RWD 2nd 20.40:1
Gear Module:
0.8mm pitch for Spur gear and Pinion gear 1.0mm pitch for other gears
Chassis: 2.5mm thickness, stamped plate, duralumin
Body: Pre-painted and Stickered Polycarbonate Body
Fuel Capacity: 150cc
Transmission: 2 Speed Forward and on-the-fly Reverse
Suspension: Double wishbone suspension for Front and Rear
Damper: Plastic-body, Oil-damper w/ Blue colored
Drive Shaft: Plastic Universal shaft for Front and Rear
Center Propeller Shaft: Plastic propeller shaft w/ metal universal joint
Ball Bearing: Full ball bearings (32pcs.) including 2 one-way bearings
Muffler: Resin Muffler w/ Aluminum manifold
Brake: Ventilated double disk brake
Starter: Battery starter with starter unit
Radio: 2-channel transmitter “ADSPEC SPORTS GP”
Mechanics: R/C mechanics sealed in mechanical box
Servo Unit: High torque steering servo included (torque 9kg/cm)
Cooling Fan: Equipped with cooling fan
Dec 01, 2006 Comments
Read more

Tamiya Announces Terra Crusher DECEMBER 2001

Tamiya shocker! Big T is set to release the Terra Crusher, an all-new nitro monster truck that features an electric-start .18 engine, full independent suspension, 8 shocks, and a 2-speed reversing transmission! We’ll have a “First Look” in “the March issue of Radio Control Car Action complete with exclusive first-drive impressions, but these pictures and specs will have to tide you over until then! Visit Tamiya for more details!

crusher_lge.jpg - 10218 Bytes
CLICK ON /rc/news/images TO THE RIGHT
TO SEE A LARGER VERSION

terracrushermaskcopy_03.jpg - 2195 Bytes

Length: 560mm
Width: 440mm
Height: 285mm
Wheelbase: 360mm
Weight: 5,700 grams
Wheel: 87mm x 76mm 5-Spoke w/Chrome plated
Tire Size: 176mm/100mm
Toe-in Rear: Adjustable
Chassis Front Skid: 8 Degrees
Engine: .18ci (approx. 3cc) w/ Blue Anodized Head
Gear Ratio:
FWD 1st 29.67:1
FWD 2nd 20.40:1
RWD 1st 29.67:1
RWD 2nd 20.40:1
Gear Module:
0.8mm pitch for Spur gear and Pinion gear 1.0mm pitch for other gears
Chassis: 2.5mm thickness, stamped plate, duralumin
Body: Pre-painted and Stickered Polycarbonate Body
Fuel Capacity: 150cc
Transmission: 2 Speed Forward and on-the-fly Reverse
Suspension: Double wishbone suspension for Front and Rear
Damper: Plastic-body, Oil-damper w/ Blue colored
Drive Shaft: Plastic Universal shaft for Front and Rear
Center Propeller Shaft: Plastic propeller shaft w/ metal universal joint
Ball Bearing: Full ball bearings (32pcs.) including 2 one-way bearings
Muffler: Resin Muffler w/ Aluminum manifold
Brake: Ventilated double disk brake
Starter: Battery starter with starter unit
Radio: 2-channel transmitter “ADSPEC SPORTS GP”
Mechanics: R/C mechanics sealed in mechanical box
Servo Unit: High torque steering servo included (torque 9kg/cm)
Cooling Fan: Equipped with cooling fan
Dec 01, 2006 Comments
Read more

Tamiya Announces Terra Crusher DECEMBER 2001

Tamiya shocker! Big T is set to release the Terra Crusher, an all-new nitro monster truck that features an electric-start .18 engine, full independent suspension, 8 shocks, and a 2-speed reversing transmission! We’ll have a “First Look” in “the March issue of Radio Control Car Action complete with exclusive first-drive impressions, but these pictures and specs will have to tide you over until then! Visit Tamiya for more details!

crusher_lge.jpg - 10218 Bytes
CLICK ON /rc/news/images TO THE RIGHT
TO SEE A LARGER VERSION

terracrushermaskcopy_03.jpg - 2195 Bytes

Length: 560mm
Width: 440mm
Height: 285mm
Wheelbase: 360mm
Weight: 5,700 grams
Wheel: 87mm x 76mm 5-Spoke w/Chrome plated
Tire Size: 176mm/100mm
Toe-in Rear: Adjustable
Chassis Front Skid: 8 Degrees
Engine: .18ci (approx. 3cc) w/ Blue Anodized Head
Gear Ratio:
FWD 1st 29.67:1
FWD 2nd 20.40:1
RWD 1st 29.67:1
RWD 2nd 20.40:1
Gear Module:
0.8mm pitch for Spur gear and Pinion gear 1.0mm pitch for other gears
Chassis: 2.5mm thickness, stamped plate, duralumin
Body: Pre-painted and Stickered Polycarbonate Body
Fuel Capacity: 150cc
Transmission: 2 Speed Forward and on-the-fly Reverse
Suspension: Double wishbone suspension for Front and Rear
Damper: Plastic-body, Oil-damper w/ Blue colored
Drive Shaft: Plastic Universal shaft for Front and Rear
Center Propeller Shaft: Plastic propeller shaft w/ metal universal joint
Ball Bearing: Full ball bearings (32pcs.) including 2 one-way bearings
Muffler: Resin Muffler w/ Aluminum manifold
Brake: Ventilated double disk brake
Starter: Battery starter with starter unit
Radio: 2-channel transmitter “ADSPEC SPORTS GP”
Mechanics: R/C mechanics sealed in mechanical box
Servo Unit: High torque steering servo included (torque 9kg/cm)
Cooling Fan: Equipped with cooling fan
Dec 01, 2006 Comments
Read more

Billy Easton Sweeps Silver State MARCH 2002

Billy Easton picked up two major wins at the Silver State Championships. Easton took the TQ in the 1/10-Scale Nitro Truck Class with his Associated RC10GT, and went on to win the 45-minute A-Main with a cushy 2-lap lead over 2nd-place finisher Richard Saxton. Easton and his Thunder Tiger EB-4 S2 qualified third in the highly competitive 1/8-Scale Buggy Class behind Kyosho drivers Greg Degani and Richard Saxton, who qualified in first and second respectively. It was a battle between these three drivers in the main, but after 45-minutes of door-to-door racing, Easton crossed the line with the win. Looks like Billy Easton is going to be the man to beat at the ROAR Off-Road Fuel Nats this summer we’ll be there to catch the action.

Dec 01, 2006 Comments
Read more

Associated Pulls Out of Worlds SEPTEMBER 2001

It’s true—the winningest team in IFMAR history won’t be in attendance at the 2001 IFMAR off-road world championships in South Africa this October. Click the link for the official press release.

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE In light of the recent tragic events here in the USA, and with the current instability and uncertainty as to future terrorist actions, we at Team Associated have notified IFMAR that we regretfully withdraw our drivers from the 2001 IFMAR Off Road World Championships.

We do not like to bend to the weight of terrorist actions, but we will not compromise the safety and well-being of our Team.

We sincerely hope that other manufacturers will follow our lead due to these safety concerns and out of respect for the many who have suffered in the tragedy of the past week.

Traxxas Big Bore Shock Giveaway! AUGUST 2001

Traxxas is celebrating winning the RC Car Action 2001 Truck of the Year award by giving away a free set of its aluminum Big Bore shocks to customers who purchase a new E-Maxx monster truck from September 1 to November 1, 2001.

Visit http://www.traxxas.com and click on the link for all the details, but do it now…Traxxas says the offer is for a limited time only.

Dec 01, 2006 Comments
Read more
Copyright © 2014 Air Age Media. All rights reserved.