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Seventh Annual Futaba Nitro Challenge Results!

Seventh Annual Futaba Nitro Challenge Results!

Racers love competing for hardware, but most trophies get stuck on a shelf and forgotten after just a few weeks. For the last seven years, the top finishers at the Futaba Nitro Challenge have taken home trophies they can actually use – O.S. engines, Futaba radio gear, and even cold hard cash! After three years […]
Futaba Telemetry Radio

Futaba Telemetry Radio

Futaba’s popular 4PL radio has now been updated with a telemetry system. This system will allow you to monitor your car’s engine temperature and rpm, along with your battery’s voltage remotely from your radio. Plus you can log your results and compare it to future runs to gain even more knowledge about the performance of […]
Latest Sponsor Change-ups: Schreffler to Serpent, Hofer Joins Reedy, More

Latest Sponsor Change-ups: Schreffler to Serpent, Hofer Joins Reedy, More

We are almost 6 months into 2013 and driver deals are still being announced.  Check out the latest sponsorship news below: Matt Schreffler Joins Team Serpent Serpent America has joined forces with off-road driver Matt Schreffler.  Matt will be running the Cobra GP buggy and truggy, as well as the Spyder 1/10 2wd buggy that […]
Step-by-step Build: Associated B4.2 Factory Team [Part 1]

Step-by-step Build: Associated B4.2 Factory Team [Part 1]

Word and Photos By Drew Trudeau The Associated B4.2 Factory Team kit takes a formidable buggy, the B4.1, and offers up all the best updates that Associated could throw into it.  The B4.2 is for those that are ready to enter into the gamut of serious racing with a competitive model that begs for the […]
Helion RTR Invictus 10MT

Helion RTR Invictus 10MT

This monster truck comes standard with a Radient Reaktor 3500kV waterproof brushless system, 1800mah 9.6V 8 cell NiMH rechargeable battery pack, and a HRS-3.1 2.4GHz 3-Channel radio system. Check out these great features and more in the press release below: Here at Helion™ we have upped the ante on excitement, speed, and performance with the […]
RC Car Sets New Land Speed Record At 171mph!

RC Car Sets New Land Speed Record At 171mph!

Last December Nic Case’s custom built R/C Bullet (RCB) set a new land speed record at 171.96mph.  This purpose built vehicle weighed in at 11 lbs and produced an impressive 11 hp.  The RCB was powered by a 15 series NEU motor and 11 PowerEdge 5000mah LiPo batteries.  Nic also used a Castle Creations speed […]
Racers Edge PRIME CUBE200 Lipo/NiMH Charger: Charge 4 packs at the same time!

Racers Edge PRIME CUBE200 Lipo/NiMH Charger: Charge 4 packs at the same time!

The new PRIME CUBE200 can tackle 4 packs at once and is compatible with LiPo, LiFe, Li-Ion, NiMH and NiCd packs. A blue back-lit LCD screen, aluminum case with heat sink, and built in cooling fans are standard, and Racers Edge even includes a sleek aluminum carrying case. More in the official press release: The […]
Test Bench: ProTek R/C Universal Radio Case

Test Bench: ProTek R/C Universal Radio Case

One of the most important investments you can make in RC is your radio.  You can have the fastest brushless system on the market, the most powerful LiPo pack on the planet, or the latest, greatest pro driver kit from Company X, but none of that will matter if your radio can’t communicate with your […]
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