Announcements News

January 5, 2017
AE/Reedy welcomes Ryan and Mark Pavidis to the team

AE/Reedy welcomes Ryan and Mark Pavidis to the team

Category: Announcements

Our history books are full of the name Pavidis, but now it's time for Ryan to follow in his father's footsteps and write his own chapter. Join us in welcoming Ryan and Mark Pavidis to the AE/Reedy team.

Here is what Mark had to say: "An opportunity presented itself to...

January 1, 2017
Davide Ongaro Joins Team Associated

Davide Ongaro Joins Team Associated

Category: Announcements

Team Associated is excited to announce that Italy's Davide Ongaro will be joining the team for 2017 and beyond. As one of the most recent up-and-coming drivers, Davide continues to impress throughout Europe and on a world-wide stage.

Davide is best known for his success in 1:8 off-road; however, joining...

January 1, 2017
Dustin Evans now representing Reedy driving Team Associated vehicles

Dustin Evans now representing Reedy driving Team Associated vehicles

Category: Announcements

Reedy is pleased to announce the signing of former Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions Invitational Winner and R.O.A.R. 2WD Modified Buggy National Champion, Dustin Evans. Dustin brings on board 10+ years of RC experience and countless victories around the world.

Specializing in 1:10 electric off-road, Dustin's experience and knowledge will...

December 15, 2016
2017 Reedy Race Control Tire Update

2017 Reedy Race Control Tire Update

Category: Announcements

In order to provide the best possible racing and practice experience, a change has been made to the 2WD rear control tire for the 2017 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions. Due to immense popularity and thus limited supplies, the JConcepts Gold Space Bars (#3176-05) will no longer be the...

December 9, 2016
Race In To Reedy Event Announcement

Race In To Reedy Event Announcement

Category: Announcements

The Reedy Race is pleased to announce a unique opportunity for those racers who were not drawn in the lottery for the Open Class. On January 14, 2017 at 6pm, OCRC will host a qualifying event where racers will vie for six additional spots in the Open Class and earn...

December 7, 2016
2017 Reedy Race Control Tire Announcement

2017 Reedy Race Control Tire Announcement

Category: Announcements

The Reedy Race is pleased to announce that Pro-Line and JConcepts will continue to be the official tire and insert suppliers for the 23rd running of the Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions.

The following will be the only tire/foam combinations allowed at the event:...

October 17, 2016
2017 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions Lottery Drawing

2017 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions Lottery Drawing

Category: Announcements

Thank you, racers! The pre-entries for the 23rd running for of the Reedy Race were unprecedented. With 333 racers wanting to compete in the event, demand continues to overwhelm availability. It is truly unfortunate that we are not able to accommodate everyone who wants to participate, but in order to...

October 17, 2016
Limited Release of the ProRally 4WD Brushless RTR!

Limited Release of the ProRally 4WD Brushless RTR!

Category: Announcements

Limited Release RC10.com Only

For a limited time, Team Associated is re-releasing it's popular ProRally RTR!

The ProRally 4WD RTR is a factory assembled AWD (all-wheel-drive) RC car that features a Reedy brushless 550-SL motor, XP water resistant speed control, and high-current T-Plug Connectors. The XP 2.4GHz radio system is...

September 16, 2016
RC10.com only: RC10 Classic Kit

RC10.com only: RC10 Classic Kit

Category: Announcements

Available on RC10.com only

After literally circling the globe, with a layover in Europe and major negotiating (aka begging) by our Sales Manager for the opportunity to buy these back, a small quantity of the RC10 Classic kits have returned to Team Associated. Limited to quantities on hand. Get yours...

August 29, 2016
Flying Cars feature film to showcase Team Associated RC Cars

Flying Cars feature film to showcase Team Associated RC Cars

Category: Announcements

You know all those films you've seen about RC cars that frequently hit the independent film market? Yeah, neither do we.

But some exciting news has come our way! Writer/director Dave Hill and producer Trenton Waterson have wrapped their shoot of Flying Cars, the first feature film highlighting RC car...

August 26, 2016
2017 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions Announced

2017 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions Announced

Category: Announcements

With three solid years of hosting the Reedy Race under its belt, OCRC remains the "Home of the Reedy Race" and the event continues to grow in popularity and prestige. On many racers' "Bucket List," the atmosphere and intensity of the race draws spectators and fans in from around the...

August 12, 2016
2016 Reedy Outdoor Off Road Championships!

2016 Reedy Outdoor Off Road Championships!

Category: Announcements

Reedy is pleased to announce the second annual Reedy Outdoor Off-Road Championships hosted by Hot Rod Hobbies in Saugus, CA November 18 - 20. With an old school feel and watered track, the event made its debut last year to the praise of many.

Come join Team Associated and others at this unique event...

August 11, 2016
Factory Team Upgrades for Your 1:18 Apex, Reflex, and Rival!

Factory Team Upgrades for Your 1:18 Apex, Reflex, and Rival!

Category: Announcements

Hop up your new 1:18 scale Apex Touring, Reflex Buggy, or Rival Monster Truck with these Factory Team upgrades to strengthen, lighten, or trick out your ride!...

June 28, 2016
Improved V2 Diff Shimming Method

Improved V2 Diff Shimming Method

Category: Announcements

After several weeks of testing and racing the 1:8 scale V2 diffs, our engineering team has found a setup that improves the consistency and length of time between rebuilds of the V2 differentials.

This improvement applies to the Team Associated RC8T3, RC8T3e and to any optional V2 differentials that were...

May 18, 2016
Media Coverage for the 2016 Reedy International TC Race of Champions

Media Coverage for the 2016 Reedy International TC Race of Champions

Category: Announcements

The Reedy Race is pleased to announce that LiveRC.com and RedRC.net will provide coverage of the 2016 Reedy International Touring Car Race of Champions!

LiveRC.com will be providing a live timing and scoring feed, moving cameras, and announcing by world-famous Scotty Ernst. RedRC.net will be posting timely news, insights, results,...

May 2, 2016
Manufacturers' Championship added to 2016 Reedy TC Race of Champions

Manufacturers' Championship added to 2016 Reedy TC Race of Champions

Category: Announcements

The Reedy Race is excited to announce the creation of a Manufacturers' Championship for the 2016 Reedy International Touring Car Race of Champions!

The rules are simple: the points from the highest two placing Invitational class drivers from each chassis manufacturer are combined to determine the Manufacturers' Champion. As long...

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...

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:...

February 19, 2016
2016 Reedy International Touring Car Race of Champions Announcement

2016 Reedy International Touring Car Race of Champions Announcement

Category: Announcements

What started out many years ago as Mike Reedy's vision to showcase the world's best drivers in a format unlike any other ever used in RC racing, has grown to be one of the most anticipated and prestigious RC races in the world.

Reedy, Tamiya America, and Scotty Ernst Productions are proud to...

February 17, 2016
Team Associated welcomes Dan Hissam to the Engineering Team

Team Associated welcomes Dan Hissam to the Engineering Team

Category: Announcements

Team Associated is proud to announce the appointment of "Dyno" Dan Hissam to the engineering team.

Dan began his fascination with all things that move and make noise when he got his first dirt bike at age 8. That's when the wrenching began and he found his passion for taking...