Announcements News

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...

February 8, 2016
Team Associated and Reedy Join Forces with the JBRL Series in 2016!

Team Associated and Reedy Join Forces with the JBRL Series in 2016!

Category: Announcements

Team Associated and Reedy are excited to join forces with Jimmy Babcock and the JBRL in 2016. Our drivers have enjoyed many years of racing success in the JBRL and together we have experienced first-hand what a great series Jimmy and his crew put on.

When the opportunity to step up and take on the...

February 4, 2016
Team Associated Looking to Defend 2015 Series Titles

Team Associated Looking to Defend 2015 Series Titles

Category: Announcements

The JConcepts Indoor National Series travels around the U.S. in a five-stop series with individual winners crowned at each event. The overall series champion is determined by the best three results of the entire series. In the 2015 series, Team Associated/Reedy drivers Michael Schoettler, Spencer Rivkin, Ayden Horne, and Allen...

January 29, 2016
Now shipping! RC8B3 and RC8B3e Kit Bundle - bundle and save!

Now shipping! RC8B3 and RC8B3e Kit Bundle - bundle and save!

Category: Announcements

Bundle and save! Why race one class, when you can race two? Team Associated is making it easier and more affordable to enjoy a full day of 1/8 scale racing. Sharing over 90% parts compatibility, the RC8B3 and RC8B3e are available for a limited time as a bundle for one...

January 15, 2016
Media Coverage -- 2016 Reedy International 1/12 Race of Champions

Media Coverage -- 2016 Reedy International 1/12 Race of Champions

Category: Announcements

The Reedy Race is excited to announce a partnership with RCRacing.TV to provide coverage of the 2016 Reedy International 1/12 Race of Champions!

RCRacing.TV will be featuring live video and scoring feeds as well as commentary beginning on Friday, January 15 and running continuously throughout the weekend. For those that...

December 16, 2015
2016 Reedy Race Control Tire Announcement

2016 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 22nd running of the Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions.

With extensive testing from multiple vehicle manufacturers and with the assistance of representatives from the tire manufacturers,...

December 11, 2015
The Hotel Huntington Beach - Host for Reedy Race

The Hotel Huntington Beach - Host for Reedy Race

Category: Announcements

The Reedy Race is pleased to announce that the Hotel Huntington Beach has returned as the host hotel for the 2016 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions. Nestled in the heart of Surf City USA, The Hotel Huntington Beach combines a relaxed and modern SoCal atmosphere with the quality...

October 6, 2015
Team Associated Top Gun Shootout

Team Associated Top Gun Shootout

Category: Announcements

Come join us for the Team Associated Top Gun Shootout held by San Diego RC Raceway. To sign up, download the form here: https://www.teamassociated.com/.../Team_Associated_Top_Gun_Shootout_2015.pdf.

October 2, 2015
Team Associated 'welcomes back' Shawn Ireland as Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

Team Associated 'welcomes back' Shawn Ireland as Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

Category: Announcements

Lake Forest, CA -- Team Associated is proud to announce the appointment of Shawn Ireland as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Shawn's responsibilities include the leadership of our global sales effort, and developing new and effective marketing strategies.

Shawn began his R/C career during the 1980s as a pro...

September 18, 2015
2016 Reedy 1/12 Race of Champions Announced

2016 Reedy 1/12 Race of Champions Announced

Category: Announcements

The Reedy Race of Champions 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. It has since grown to be one of the most anticipated and prestigious RC races in the world.

The Touring Car and Off-Road Race of Champions events are...

September 1, 2015
2016 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions Entries Open

2016 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions Entries Open

Category: Announcements

Entries for the 22nd running of the Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions are now open through October 18, 2015 exclusively on RCSignup.com.In order to provide the best racing experience, new for 2016, the Open class is a single registration that includes an entry into both the 2WD Open and...

August 25, 2015
Great Moments in RC (Roger Curtis) History!

Great Moments in RC (Roger Curtis) History!

Category: Announcements

What does Abraham Lincoln's top hat, a fragment of Plymouth Rock, the ruby slippers from The Wizard of Oz, and a Team Associated Gold Tub RC10 all have in common? The answer may surprise you. All of these items are on exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History...

August 18, 2015
Elitemodel is Team Associated's new distributor in Portugal

Elitemodel is Team Associated's new distributor in Portugal

Category: Announcements

Team Associated and Reedy are proud to announce Elitemodel as their new distributor in Portugal! A family-run business with a drive and passion for the hobby, Elitemodel will be offering the complete range of Team Associated and Reedy competition products to the Portuguese market through local hobby shops, as well...

August 18, 2015
2016 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions Announced

2016 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions Announced

Category: Announcements

The Reedy Race is pleased to announce that the 2016 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions will continue for the third consecutive year at OCRC Raceway in Huntington Beach, CA from January 21-24, 2016.With two years of hosting the Reedy Race under its belt, OCRC continues to be the “Home...