Posts tagged with Kody Numedahl

Inside the Associated RC8 B3: Designer Interview

It’s no secret that Team Associated’s RC8 B3 has been turning heads ever since Cavalieri snuck 2nd at the Worlds last year in September with the earliest of prototypes – it proved to be a turning point; Team Associated recapturing their mojo after losing their way a bit, with many industry insiders ranking the RC8 B3 […]

Team Associated RC8 B3 First Drive Exclusive

“This is the biggest, most important project in Team Associated history.” – Bob Stellflue, Associated Design Engineer FEATURE BY STEPHEN BESS Vehicle names fascinate me.  Sometimes a name has deep meaning, while other times they mean nothing at all. Curious automobile names include BMW’s new M3, which is now called the M4; the Infinity Q45, […]

Under the Hood: Kody Numedahl

Kody Numedahl (USA), 25 Chassis: Team Associated RC8B3 Engine: OS B2101 Fuel: VP Powermaster Tyres: JConcepts Detox Radio & Servos: Airtronics M12, Reedy RT1508 throttle, Futaba S9352HV steering Body & Wing: JConcepts body, stock wing Event: 2015 ROAR 1/8 Offroad Nationals Notes: 

Interview: Team Associated designer Kody Numedahl

Team Associated has been on top of their game releasing a full lineup of new vehicles. One of the brains behind these vehicles is accomplished racer and design engineer Kody Numedahl. Most recently, Numedahl stepped away from the drawing board to race the IFMAR Worlds Warm-Up in Japan. To many’s surprise, Kody wheeled away from […]

Associated RC8 Prototype spy shots

Team Associated, its been a rocky year for the 27x World Champions – at least in 1/8 Offroad, designer departures, scrapping the former prototype, Maifield leaving, however they showed a real team ethic at the 2014 Worlds last week after turning up with a VERY early prototype buggy which they asked us not to photograph […]

Associated’s prototype in action

Over the weekend Team Associated’s European representatives Yannick Aigoin & Neil Cragg were busy racing their respective new 1/8th Associated prototypes in France and the UK. Kindly thanks to Circus RC for a few photos of Yannick’s test rig showing a few more details and closeups previously not seen. Yannick raced at Montpellier, taking 2nd in […]

New Associated prototype spotted

Team Associated has endured a rough ‘ol ride this year in 1/8 arena, an aborted 1/8 buggy platform and designer Josh Alton departing, not to mention the headline-grabbing departure of Ryan Maifield to arch-rivals TLR. Finally a chance for some good PR ahead of the World Championships which kicks off in less than a month […]

AE dominates 2nd Annual Gun Smoke

AE dominates 2nd Annual Gun Smoke Classic

IE/RC (Inland Empire R/C) hosted the 2nd Annual Gun Smoke Classic over the weekend of November 16-17. With over 270 entries and 37 heats, the race was well attended by racers from across the Southwest. Team Associated was out representing, with World Champion Steven Hartson leading the way, along with teammates Tanner Denney, Kody Numedahl, […]