AMain partner up with Hobbytown (2 comments)

Exciting news emerging out of Chico today as AMain Performance Hobbies announce a very close collaboration with well known ‘public’ retailer Hobbytown… Hobbytown – the largest brick & mortar retail hobby franchise in the industry with 160 stores open or under development with locations in 42 states. AMain will manage and execute hobbytown.com’s online merchandising, sales […]

Atsushi Hara chooses Tekno RC? (2 comments)

tekno hara testAtsushi Hara continues to flit from one brand to another until they find the “RC” Holy Grail. This morning the Japanese driver posted on his Facebook page a photo of his “new challenge”: test all 1/8 Tekno RC cars. Tekno RC is rising and the performances of their top drivers Ryan Lutz and Joe Bornhorst prove the ability of […]

Adam Drake sweeps Philippine Masters’16 (1 comments)

Philippine Masters Buggy podiumThis past weekend the Philippine Masters was held at Quezon City Radio Control Car Club. The event host many drivers from throughout Asia as well as Adam Drake and Aaron Gomez from USA. Quezon City Radio Control Car Club has been around for nearly twenty years and has host the last six Philippine Masters. Saturday […]

Exotek take care of the TLR 22 3.0 (0 comments)

reversed plate TLR22 3.0See: Exotek Racing Exotek Racing have introduced several optional parts for the TLR 22 3.0. Start with the reversed plate for the new TLR22 3.0 3 gear transmission. In the highly competitive world of indoor off-road racing the secret to finishing strong is keeping your motor temperatures in check. Now with our 100% cnc machined vented motor plates you […]

AVID release updated B5M aluminum steering bellcranks (0 comments)

AVID B5M aluminum steering bellcranksSee: AVID AVID have introduced their updated aluminum steering bellcranks for Team Associated B5 and B5M. The update is for the design and material on the left bellcrank (6061-T6 to 7075-T6) after quickly learning that the first production units that incorporated a minimal design were not up to the task of handling the forces placed on them, especially in […]

Ryan Cavalieri teams up with Savox (0 comments)

Cav with car and savoxSee: Savox USA Savox USA is pleased to announce that Team Associated’s Ryan Cavalieri has chosen their servos to control his race cars. The 4-time IFMAR World Champion and 3-time winner of the prestigious Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions had this to say after driving Savox servos: “The centering torque and control were amazing. I […]

JQ wins 1st JQRacing event in the DR (0 comments)

JQRacing EventSee: JQRacing JQ flew over to the Dominican Republic for a JQRacing event, with an RC Clinic on Saturday, and a race on Sunday. The track was unique zig zaging between coconut trees, with a true exotic and offroad feel. The event was a success and the first of it’s kind in the DR. JQ managed […]

Team Associated B5M ‪3 gear laydown‬: the ‪stealth‬ is back! (0 comments)

Stealth 3 Gear Lay downIf Team Associated has won one more World Champion title in Japan last year, they don’t seem to rest on their laurels! Team Associated just unveiled a low-profile 3-gear gearbox prototype for B5M mid motor. This low-profile gearbox has a long and proven in competition but until then they were proposed as conversion kits. For the moment no information […]

Andrew Smolnik signs with Highest (0 comments)

Smolnik--racing-for-Highest-Digital-ServosSee: Bellgate Distributors Highest have announced the new sponsorship with Andrew Smolnik. Andrew will use Highest servos at major races throughout the United States. “I am very happy to announce that I will be using Highest Digital Servos exclusively distributed by Bellgate Distributors in all of my competition vehicles. Highest Servos are produced with the racer in mind […]

Western Australian Challenge Cup Rd1 report (0 comments)

Western Australian Challenge Cup Rd1This past weekend saw Kyle Francis travel back to Kalgoorlie, Western Australia for the first round of the WA Challenge Cup, the track where last year Kyle Francis took home the Tripple state crown, winning EP8 Buggy, Nitro Buggy and Nitro Truggy all in the same meet. The track in Kalgoorlie is some 600km from the […]