Wheeler the 2014 U.S. Pro Cup Champ!

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The Dirt Racing 2014 U.S. Pro Cup came to a close at this past weekend’s Silver Dollar R/C Raceway Labor Day Shootout. The Pro Cup title came down to two drivers, Josh Wheeler and Ryan Lutz. The winner of the title would take home a smooth $5,000! In addition to the two competing for the overall title, the field was stacked with some of the west coast’s fastest offroad racers. XRAY’s Josh Wheeler would squeeze out TQ in both Pro Buggy and Pro Truggy classes, after nail biting qualifying times from Ryan Lutz, Phillip Atondo, Austin Blair, and more. 

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Labor Day Sale

What beats enjoying your favorite hobbies outdoors with friends and family? Enjoying those good times with huge savings! This Labor Day weekend is giving you three ways to save. Save $5 on orders over $25, save $15 when you spend $75 or more, and for orders over $100, you’ll save 10%. The $5 and $15 off coupons can be found by following the link below and can only be applied to each customer account once. The 10% off savings is applied to all orders of $100 or more, but is not combined with the aforementioned offers. Hurry on over to because the sale ends Monday night!

Offer is valid 8:00 p.m. (PST) Aug. 28, 2014, until 11:59 p.m. (PST) Sept. 1, 2014. This offer is not retroactive and minimum order value excludes gift voucher purchases, taxes, fees, or shipping costs. Returns, refunds, exchanges, and other modifications to the original order that bring its value below the minimum purchase amount will void the offer. This offer cannot be combined with any other promotions.

SWorkz Challenge at Silver Dollar’s Silver Dollar R/C Raceway hosted the 2014 SWorkz Challenge, which featured many of the nations top drivers, and even some international flair! The video production crew has been hard at work since the event, and have published the official 2014 SWorkz Challenge race highlights video today. Sit back, relax, and enjoy!

WIN a ProTek R/C ‘Samurai’ Engine!

AMain Giveaway

Now is your chance to win a ProTek R/C 321B Samurai engine! News of the Samurai engine is spreading, and the response so far has been overwhelming. Keen observers noticed the engine’s handpicked components, dubbing the Samurai a “custom-spec’d Japanese-made mill”—exactly what it is. Now that the Samurai is here, ProTek is giving you an opportunity to win one.

To enter to win the ProTek R/C 321B Samurai engine, simply follow the link below and fill out the form with your name and email—it’s that easy! One participant will be randomly chosen on Aug. 31 and announced on Monday, Sept. 1 at 6:00 p.m. PST on the Facebook page!


‘Hara Knows’ with

No questions asked, Atsushi Hara is one of the greatest R/C car racers of all-time. Hara has won everything from onroad to offroad, 1/10 scale to 1/8 scale, 2wd to 4wd. So is racing all that Hara is good at? has released a new commercial promo featuring the legend, showing that ‘Hara knows’…

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Looking for some free R/C swag? While supplies last, orders of $150 or more will earn a free t-shirt featuring the all-new logo! Be the first person at your track or flying field to rock the stylish t-shirt. The incredibly comfortable “50/50” blend of preshrunk cotton and polyester will have you reaching for this shirt every time you leave the house. Shirts are available in gray or charcoal, in sizes small through 4XL tall. Hurry over to and place your order today because the new shirts won’t last!

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Save BIG at AMain Storewide SALE!

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Hop on over to for a weeklong sale celebrating AMain’s fresh, new website and logo! Save 10% on all orders over $120. Plus, customers can enjoy $10 off single orders over $50—that’s a 20% savings. Both deals require a special coupon code, which can be only be found by clicking the link below. The $10 off coupon can only be used once per account. The 10% off coupon can be used all weekend long, so if you forget something, no worries: Head back to and get what you need. Make sure to shop at between Thursday, Aug. 14 at 8:00 p.m. PST through Wednesday, Aug. 20 at 11:59 p.m. PST!

ProTek’s new titanium screw kits

Protek Screws

ProTek R/C has just released a comprehensive titanium screw kits for your favorite 1/10 and 1/8 racing vehicles. The titanium screw kits have been designed and tested in-house by’s veteran pro drivers; made to stringent standards, ProTek delivers the highest quality products on the market. Whereas some other brands use aluminum or low-grade titanium, ProTek has searched for and found the best titanium material for R/C applications. The ProTek screw kits are also the most complete on the market; only-screws in high-stress areas are not included. ProTek also offers titanium screws in a variety of sizes, lengths, metric and standard (SAE) threads, so you can find exactly what you need. Add some style to your ride and save weight too!

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‘The Dirt’ U.S. Pro Cup finals in Chico

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A Main Hobbies has teamed up with Joey Christensen of ‘The Dirt’ to present The 2014 Labor Day Shootout / U.S. Pro Cup Finals to be hosted at Silver Dollar R/C Raceway in Chico, California on August 29-31, 2014! Joey, the master artist of dirt, will be building the layout for this year’s event on the Silver Dollar R/C Raceway 200 x 100 track area. The California weather this time of year is great, and it’s on a three day weekend making your travels a lot easier the day after the event! The U.S. Pro Cup has $5,000 up for grabs, and the Finals will decide who takes home the cash and the crown! Think you have what it takes to run with some of the best in the west? Don’t miss out on your chance to make it happen at the 2014 Labor Day Shootout / U.S. Pro Cup Finals!

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A Main relaunch brand & new website!


Perhaps not since the days of Nokia rebranding from a tyre rubber making company to cellphones have we witnessed quite such a shift / re-brand as one of the true internet success stories of the RC Industry ‘A Main Hobbies’ will now officially go under the wordy new name ‘ Performance Sports & Hobbies

The mission of the all-new is to be the destination for all your Performance Sports and Hobby needs. We are proud to announce our expansion into road bicycles, mountain bikes and cyclocross.

Whether you’re new to the hobby or an extreme enthusiast, a downhill junky or pain loving triathlete, you can rest assured our team of passionate experts and professionals will check, double-check and triple-check your order, and provide the best before- and after-sale support in the industry.

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