Posts tagged with Marty Korn

Halloween Hara: Quits SWORKz

Two-time IFMAR World Champion Atsushi Hara has quit the SWORKz factory team. Having joined exactly 20 months ago to the day (31st January 2014) in what would go down as one of the heavyweight ‘mega-signings’ in the RC Racing industry’s history, the partnership did not last the distance. A three year deal saw the Japanese ace sign […]

Austin Blair joins SWORKz USA team

SWORKz is happy to announce the signing of top American driver Austin Blair to our expanding list of pro drivers. Austin brings a very impressive resume to our U.S based team including 5 ROAR Nationals podiums as well as his well known driving style. Austin will join U.S team manager Marty Korn at major U.S […]

2014 Worlds Feature: Who isn’t here ?

Usually at a Worlds, we’d focus mainly on the goings-on at the event itself  however, at any Worlds there are always a few faces that are missed, absent for different reasons, more than geographic location last time around in Argentina 2012, there is a pretty well-stocked list of drivers who are ‘not in stock’ at […]

Protek Samurai engine break-in tips

After the ‘First look’ at Protek RC’s foray into the nitro engine market back in July, interest in the Japanese (cough OS) made ‘Samurai’ engine has been pretty intense; the AMain.com-backed powerplant springing up in more and more buggys both at home and further afield. Quick as ever to offer support, AMain.com’s Marty Korn has […]

SWORKz sneak peek at ROAR Nats

While making our way around the crowded pits at the ROAR 1/8 Nationals, we spotted a little something new on the SWORKz machine of Marty Korn. Marty is sporting new brass weight attachments on the front and rear hubs of his S350. The front hub weights are intended to increase steering, while the rear hub […]

Marty Korn is new SWORKz Manager

Marty Korn is new SWORKz Manager

SWORKz have announced that A Main Hobbies’ team manager Marty Korn will also assume all responsibilities as Sworkz USA team manager. Marty brings many years of experience to the rapidly growing Sworkz brand and will also be driving their platforms as well as providing customer support at events. Marty Korn had the following to say: “I […]

Hara signs A Main / Sworkz deal ?

Yesterday morning as the annual Nuremberg toy fair kicked off in cold Germany, Taiwanese company SWorkz posted up a very teasing image on their Facebook profile, showing what looks like Atsushi Hara’s wing (and car) hidden under a cloth with the promise of “The Big news will be coming on 1st Feb“. Even more tellingly, […]

RB Products announce US Team

RB Products announce US Team

RB Products are pleased to announce that their US distributor A-main Hobbies have formed their 2013 USA RB gunners team which consists of the young wolfs Tyler & Austin in combination with the experienced veteran Barry Baker and RB USA team manager Marty Korn!