Posts tagged with 2016 IFMAR Worlds

Worlds Flashback: 2012 Robert Batlle

2012 saw the bi-annual IFMAR Worlds head to Buenos Aires, Argentina the second time the IFMAR Worlds were held in South America, during the buildup the biggest topic of debate was getting through customs with luggage, some got lucky but in the end Elliott Boots was the man who secured TQ in style but missed […]

Sidewinder’s ‘Vegas Blend’ at Worlds

See Morgan Fuels Sidewinder have been in contact that their  “Vegas Off-Road Worlds Blend” will be available for sale at RC Tracks of Las Vegas for the upcoming IFMAR worlds. With 4 A-main wins alone in Las Vegas, Sidewinder has powered Ryan Maifield to the most victories of 2016.  The “Vegas Blend 25%” is specially […]

Feature & Poll: Will Kyosho’s Worlds wait come to an end in Las Vegas?

 “Long gone are the years where Kyosho would make up over half of the cars in the final…” Kyosho, a name synonymous with 1/8 Offroad Racing, not dissimilar in relation to the history, pedigree and relationship between Ferrari and Formula 1. Both companies make up the fabric of the ‘sport’ they race in – just as […]

TLR 1 & 3 at Sidewinder as Maifield beats Tessmann, Phend

Photos: TLR & Kyle Johnson, RC Tracks of Las Vegas As future host of the 2016 IFMAR Worlds, RC Tracks of Las Vegas was chosen as this year’s host of the Sidewinder Nitro Explosion event, it was a TLR affair through expert buggy qualifying as Dakotah Phend secured overall TQ after two rounds, only to […]

Las Vegas Sidewinder Race cut to single day

Our friends at Rugspin Graphix are in Las Vegas for the Sidewinder Nitro Explosion event – the final event prior to the 2016 Worlds host venue being closed for a couple of months before hosting the Championships. Rugspin report the following: “BREAKING NEWS……… Sidewinder Race has been cut down to a 1 day event. With […]

Vegas Worlds announces track surface update

Purists among our readers out there rejoice, host of the next 1/8 World Championship in Las Vegas, Nevada in October this year (& warm up in May) has made a major announcement about the style of track that will be in place for those events: “This “concrete high grip style” seems to be the way […]

Kyosho MP9 TKI4 – Big boots to fill

Related: Kyosho MP9 TKI4 Official leak It didn’t take a genius to figure out that Kyosho would hit 2016 with an update to their 1/8 nitro buggy line, back ordered on AMain Hobbies for ages…  The update comes not for a lack of winning though, the Kyosho MP9 TKI3 in the hands of the Red […]

Flashback! 2000 IFMAR Worlds Video

As many of our keen readers will be aware, the IFMAR Worlds next year will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada USA – however it’s not the first time a World Champion’s been crowned in the Sin City. Back in 2000 the the Silverton Casino’s parking lot was covered with dirt and a track with jumps […]