News

April 28, 2016
New! V2 Differential Sets for the RC8B3 and RC8B3e

New! V2 Differential Sets for the RC8B3 and RC8B3e

Category: Latest Products

Team Associated's V2 diff sets for the RC8B3 and RC10B3e were designed with today's ultra-competitive racing classes in mind.

The engineers behind the doors of Area 51 started with a new internal bevel gear set to make the strongest tooth form with optimal fluid shear characteristics, ensuring long life and...

April 28, 2016
NEW! RC10B6 and RC10B6D Team Kits!

NEW! RC10B6 and RC10B6D Team Kits! (has videos)

Category: Latest Products

Champions by design. 1:10 scale 2WD off road has been Team Associated's signature class since the release of the RC10 in 1984. The Team Associated RC10 buggy series has won 12 of the 16 I.F.M.A.R. World Championships contested since the racing class began. In fact, every Team Associated 2WD buggy...

April 27, 2016
Two Wins for Keven Hebert at the MHIC!

Two Wins for Keven Hebert at the MHIC!

Category: Race Results

In only a few years, the Mile High Indoor Championships has transformed from a cozy regional event into a full-blown national competition. The best drivers from around the country converged upon the newly carpeted 5280 Raceway for the last major event of the carpet racing season.

Factory driver Keven Hebert arrived early to get acquainted with...

April 25, 2016
Ecleo takes Philippine summer races with his RC8B3 and B3e!

Ecleo takes Philippine summer races with his RC8B3 and B3e!

Category: Race Results

Summer is in full swing here in the Philippines, which means that the 2016 racing season has officially begun.

The season kicked off with the Philippine E-Buggy National Championship, by which the country will crown the year's first national champion. After a hectic battle across eight heats against stiff competition,...

April 22, 2016
NEW! Limited Edition RC10B5 Team Kit with B5M Conversion

NEW! Limited Edition RC10B5 Team Kit with B5M Conversion

Category: Latest Products

Get'em while we got'em! This Limited Edition B5 with B5M Conversion comes with the parts you need to make either a B5 or B5M Team Kit.

April 20, 2016
Hohwart Takes Win at CTS Round 3!

Hohwart Takes Win at CTS Round 3!

Category: Race Results

Round 3 of the 2016 California Touring Series visited Speedworld Raceway in Roseville, California. The well-known track, just east of state capitol Sacramento, has previously hosted the ROAR Nationals and Reedy Race of Champions, making it a natural selection for inclusion in the inaugural CTS season.

Point leader Rick Hohwart was hoping to extend his lead...

April 15, 2016
In Stock and Shipping - RC8T3e Team Kit

In Stock and Shipping - RC8T3e Team Kit

Category: Announcements

1:8 Scale Electric 4WD Off Road Competition Truggy Kit

Team Associated has taken all of the performance engineering developed for the RC8B3, RC8B3e, and RC8T3 Team kits and used the data to complete the family of 1:8 off-road vehicles with our new brushless-powered RC8T3e Team Kit!

The RC8T3e Team Kit was developed based on the RC8T3...

April 14, 2016
In Stock and Shipping! Reedy 5200mAh 55C 14.8V Competition LiPo Battery

In Stock and Shipping! Reedy 5200mAh 55C 14.8V Competition LiPo Battery

Category: Announcements

Like the innovative #311 battery it replaces, Reedy's all-new 5200mAh 55C 14.8V LiPo battery is a must-have for the hardcore 1:8 buggy racer who seeks maximum power output and run time in a compact package.

Even though there is a nearly 10% increase in capacity, there is no increase in...

April 14, 2016
NEW! Reedy Angled AC Power Cords

NEW! Reedy Angled AC Power Cords

Category: Latest Products

Reedy's new AC power cords feature a 90-degree angle to minimize the charger's footprint in cramped pit areas. A standard 1M length is versatile and easily plugs into wall or floor mounted sockets, while the .5M version works well for table-mounted sockets.

Both cords are compatible with Reedy's #27200 1216-C2 charger as...

April 13, 2016
Tozser takes Touring Mod at the WCICS

Tozser takes Touring Mod at the WCICS

Category: Race Results

The final round of the Western Canadian Indoor Championship Series concluded the 2016 season at Carcar Raceway in Calgary, AB, with a field of 212 entries. Carcar is one of the few permanent facilities in the area during the winter indoor season and features a smooth subfloor that raises the...

April 13, 2016
Cavalieri Wins Psycho Pro Truggy Main With His RC8T3

Cavalieri Wins Psycho Pro Truggy Main With His RC8T3

Category: Race Results

The Psycho Nitro Blast is one of the top races on the east coast and has become one of the most highly attended events in the world. With over 820 entries in 11 classes, racing was scheduled for all hours of the day. Friday began 24 hours of straight practice...

April 6, 2016
2016 Reedy International TC Race of Champions Spec Tire Selection

2016 Reedy International TC Race of Champions Spec Tire Selection

Category: Announcements

The Reedy Race is proud to announce that the Sweep EXP EVO-R 36 (EXP36RPP) has been chosen as the spec tire for the 2016 Reedy International Touring Car Race of Champions.

Lead test driver Rick Hohwart shared his thoughts about EVO-R 36: "On the recently resurfaced and now fully cured...

April 4, 2016
Hebert Wins Canadian On-Road Nationals!

Hebert Wins Canadian On-Road Nationals!

Category: Race Results

The Canadian Nationals is becoming one of the best attended and competitive events on the North American Racing calendar. A field of over 330 entries crowded into Seaway Mall near Niagara Falls to compete on the challenging track which had been laid out in the mall's center court. Throughout the...

April 1, 2016
Upcoming Team Races, April - June 2016

Upcoming Team Races, April - June 2016

Category: Past Events

Check out these races where the Team will participate - and come and watch your favorite drivers!...

March 31, 2016
New! RC8.2e Brushless RTR LiPo Combo

New! RC8.2e Brushless RTR LiPo Combo

Category: Latest Products

With Big Bore Shock Kit Upgrade!

The RC8.2e comes loaded with performance features like the powerful Reedy 2000kv brushless motor, Reedy brushless electronic speed control, XP 2.4 GHz radio system, and Big Bore shocks with free Shock Kit Upgrade.

In addition, the RC8.2e Brushless RTR LiPo Combo includes a Reedy...

March 28, 2016
Team Associated's Extreme Wins at Extreme Carpet!

Team Associated's Extreme Wins at Extreme Carpet!

Category: Race Results

Extreme R/C Raceway in Spring Hill, TN. held its very first large race over the weekend with headline sponsor JConcepts. Matthew Stevens and his family, along with dedicated racers, were able to pull off an amazing event that gathered close to 150 entries. Team Associated/Reedy had drivers on hand with...

March 23, 2016
VOTE! Car Action 2016 Readers' Choice Awards Survey

VOTE! Car Action 2016 Readers' Choice Awards Survey

Category: Announcements

Vote for your favorites for the RC Car Action 2016 Readers' Choice Awards! ENTRY DEADLINE IS APRIL 1! Just go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/rchoice2016 and make your picks!

Here are our staff favorites:...

March 22, 2016
New Parts for the RC8T3 and RC8T3e Team Trucks

New Parts for the RC8T3 and RC8T3e Team Trucks

Category: Latest Products

These parts were just released for the #80917 RC8T3 Team Kit and #80918 RC8T3e Team Kit. Most parts available April 2016.

For RC8T3 and RC8T3e...

March 22, 2016
New! RIVAL Monster Truck LiPo Combo

New! RIVAL Monster Truck LiPo Combo

Category: Latest Products

Brushless Powered Electric Monster Truck

Turn your backyard into your own car-crunching, ramp-flying, monster truck arena!

The Rival Monster Truck -- a Ready-To-Run brushless-powered, 4WD monster truck in the Qualifier Series comes ready to crush the competition with many high-performance features, including the XP 2.4GHz radio system and a Reedy...

March 21, 2016
New! Factory Team Aluminum Servo Horns

New! Factory Team Aluminum Servo Horns

Category: Latest Products

Designed for the steering servo in the RC8B3, RC8B3e, RC8T3, and RC8T3e. These new machined aluminum servo horns are stronger than the stock plastic ones that come with most servos and due to the slightly shorter length, they provide a smoother steering feel while decreasing the load on the servo.