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August 7, 2012
Team Associated and Lucas Oil Light Up the Night Sky in SoCal!

Team Associated and Lucas Oil Light Up the Night Sky in SoCal!

Category: Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series

The Lucas Oil Off Road Series looked to light up the night sky at the famous Glen Helen Motorsport Park for Rounds 9 and 10. Friday kicked the weekend off with a five-minute qualifier which set the grid for both Saturday's and Sunday's races. Team Associated drivers Kyle LeDuc and...

August 6, 2012
2012 Canadian Off-Road Championships

2012 Canadian Off-Road Championships

Category: Race Results

The weather was perfect for the second annual Canadian Off-Road Champions hosted by Dynamic Hobbies and Sutton Aviation. Drivers from around the world came to the Ontario capitol north of New York for one of the best races of the year for electric off-road. They boasted almost 300 entries with...

August 3, 2012
Hara TQ and 2nd at ISTC World Championship

Hara TQ and 2nd at ISTC World Championship

Category: Race Results

After six rounds of qualifying, Reedy factory driver Atsushi Hara claimed the pole position for the A-final. A combination a tire strategy and speed allowed the popular driver to best a field of over 140 of the best drivers in the World.

Starting from the pole, Atsushi led A1 until the last...

August 2, 2012
Matsukura Scores No. 29 for Reedy

Matsukura Scores No. 29 for Reedy

Category: Race Results

Naoto Matsukura scored his third straight 1:12 World Championship title and an unprecedented 29th World Championship for Reedy at the MACH indoor circuit in Heemstede, The Netherlands.

A Reedy 6500mAh LiPo battery powered Naoto to the pole position where he launched his assault against the world's top 1:12 racers with...

August 2, 2012
Cragg Sweeps at oOple.com Invernational

Cragg Sweeps at oOple.com Invernational

Category: Race Results

World famous and multi-talented Jimmy Storey and his oOple.com crew (yes, that's the correct spelling) have put together an event with more made-up words than any race should be allowed. The "oOple Invernational" was hosted this past weekend by RHR Dirt (or Robinhood Raceway) in the central part of...

August 2, 2012
Chris Bridgewater taking home the win in ROAR Region 11

Chris Bridgewater taking home the win in ROAR Region 11

Category: Race Results

This year's ROAR Region 11 off-road championships were held by Tri-Cities RC in Pasco, WA.

With temperatures reaching triple digits, the fresh track layout firmed up quickly and allowed a groove to build quickly during practice. However, late night thunderstorms washed a majority of the groove away, and caused a...

August 1, 2012
Jason Dyckhoff Takes Home the 2012 Queensland EP 1/8 Titles with his RC8.2e

Jason Dyckhoff Takes Home the 2012 Queensland EP 1/8 Titles with his RC8.2e

Category: Race Results

The host club had endured about seven inches of rain before the event and for the first practice day there was a lot of hard work ahead to have the track ready for battle. We started with a very loose surface, which gradually became a nicely grooved track. We managed...

July 31, 2012
NEW! Factory Team Aluminum Clamping Wheel Hexes

NEW! Factory Team Aluminum Clamping Wheel Hexes

Category: Latest Products

Team Associated's Factory Team aluminum 12mm Clamping Wheel Hexes clamp securely onto the axle, preventing the hex from getting stuck in your wheels, which allows for speedy wheel changes. The hex adaptors are CNC machined out of 6061-T6 aluminum and anodized Factory Team blue. The 12mm hexes use a 2-56...

July 30, 2012
Team Associated and the Lucas Oil Off Road Series Races Under the Lights at Glen Helen Raceway

Team Associated and the Lucas Oil Off Road Series Races Under the Lights at Glen Helen Raceway

Category: Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series

The greatest show on dirt returns to Southern California! The Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) will be back in action this weekend as the 2012 season continues for rounds 9 & 10 at Glen Helen Raceway! The series halfway point has come and gone and it's time for...

July 25, 2012
Kody Knudtson and Sean Maybell finish 1-2 in the Northwest Asphalt Challenge Series Finale!

Kody Knudtson and Sean Maybell finish 1-2 in the Northwest Asphalt Challenge Series Finale!

Category: Race Results

The finale of the 3-race Northwest Asphalt Challenge Series was hosted by Fasttrax NW on July 14.

In the Modified Touring class, Team Associated drivers Kody Knudtson and Sean Maybell each had a win going into this final event. The pair of Reedy-powered TC6.1's finished 1-2 in the double A-Main...

July 25, 2012
Kraig Krueger Wins Minnesota State Championships with his B4.1!

Kraig Krueger Wins Minnesota State Championships with his B4.1!

Category: Race Results

Electric off-road has regained its popularity and is definitely back in the upper Midwest. On July 6-8, the fastest drivers in Minnesota gathered in Starbuck to compete for an off-road state championship.

The largest class in the event was 2WD Modified. Qualifying positions jumped around through the four rounds of...

July 24, 2012
Fun in the Sun at the IA Davis County Fair

Fun in the Sun at the IA Davis County Fair

Category: Race Results

Davis Co. Fair, Bloomfield, IA. Corn dogs, clowns, rodeo and Demolition Derby. This year a couple of guys and I got together to put on what we called the RC Expo, where people could bring out their cars or they could drive a couple of demo cars, the SC10 RTR...

July 24, 2012
Gonzalo Cortes Wins Team Power Cup with his TC6.1!

Gonzalo Cortes Wins Team Power Cup with his TC6.1!

Category: Race Results

The first annual Team Powers Cup was held at the world-famous Norcal Hobbies facility on July 22, 2012. The track, which is home to the Reedy Touring Car Race of Champions, drew over 90 entries for the race. In addition to the traditional 17.5, 13.5, and Modified Touring Car classes,...

July 24, 2012
Hartson Leads Team Associated/Reedy/LRP to 7 Victories At Off Road Shootout

Hartson Leads Team Associated/Reedy/LRP to 7 Victories At Off Road Shootout

Category: Race Results

For the 15th year in a row, Hot Rod Hobbies in Saugus, CA played host to the Off Road Shootout. As has become the custom, racers were greeted with the desert heat and triple digit temperatures throughout the event. However, given the track layout, surface and competition it...

July 23, 2012
Team Associated's Justin Barcia Wins MX National in Washougal WA!

Team Associated's Justin Barcia Wins MX National in Washougal WA!

Category: Race Results

Congratulations to Team Associated's own Justin Barcia for winning the Lucas Oil Pro MX National last Saturday in Washougal WA! Justin currently sits second in the championship points with only eleven between him and first place.

With only four more races to go in 2012 MX season you can bet...

July 19, 2012
Flurer 3X Champ at Civil War Grand Slam

Flurer 3X Champ at Civil War Grand Slam

Category: Race Results

The Civil War Grand Slam is the hot bed for fast drivers throughout North and South Carolina. It's a four-race series splitting two races accross each state. Max Flurer set out in March to win all three electric classes, and he did so in dominating fashion. The best three of...

July 18, 2012
Six Victories For Team Associated at the JConcepts Summer Indoor Nationals

Six Victories For Team Associated at the JConcepts Summer Indoor Nationals

Category: Race Results

The third stop of the JConcepts Indoor National series made the trip to Outback Raceway in Chico, CA. The facility (otherwise known as A-Main Hobbies) is a 1:10 scale racers' paradise. The dirt surface is amazing, there is minimal tire wear, the layout was flowing, and the traction was hooked...

July 11, 2012
NEW! Vertical Caster Blocks and Spindle Assembly for the RC8.2, RC8T CE, and SC8.2e

NEW! Vertical Caster Blocks and Spindle Assembly for the RC8.2, RC8T CE, and SC8.2e

Category: Latest Products

Precision machined from 7075 aluminum, these 16° caster blocks and spindles have been tested and developed by Team Associated's top pilots to provide a more forgiving steering feel and improved suspension characteristics. Used to secure wins at countless events, including the Silver State Nitro Challenge, Alabama Manufacturers Shootout, and...

July 10, 2012
Under the Hood of Brian Kinwald's Factory Team SC10 4x4

Under the Hood of Brian Kinwald's Factory Team SC10 4x4 (has videos)

Category: Announcements

Brian Kinwald is a 2-time I.F.M.A.R. World Champion and has been back with Team Associated for a little over a year now. In that time, "The Dirtinator" has been working on his setups for all his Team Associated vehicles; however, one of his main focuses has been on the...

July 9, 2012
NEW! SC8.2e Ready-To-Run

NEW! SC8.2e Ready-To-Run

Category: Latest Products

The SC8.2e Ready-To-Run is in a Class of its Own!

1:8 Scale Ready-To-Run 4WD Electric Off Road Race Truck

Modeled after Robby Wood's short-course race truck as raced in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, the SC8.2e RTR takes the next evolutionary step in Team Associated's 1:8 scale short-course...