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April 2, 2011
Winter Championship Race

Winter Championship Race

Category: Race Results

It was the sixth Winter Championship Race in Stans, Switzerland. The track was fast today and all of the competitors were dialed. Olivier Merminod and Marc Heim displayed impressive competitive rounds during practice and we expected a rousing fight between these two drivers in the mains.

Olivier, with his speedy Team Associated 12R5.1, managed to gain...

April 1, 2011
Team Associated's Brian Kinwald Victorious At Shortcourse Showdown Nation Wide Tour Round #1

Team Associated's Brian Kinwald Victorious At Shortcourse Showdown Nation Wide Tour Round #1

Category: Race Results

Having just joined Team Associated not just three weeks ago, Brian Kinwald claims his first victory with his Factory Team SC10 truck. Organized by Scotty Ernst, the Shortcourse Showdown Nation Wide Tour consists of four rounds with stops all across the country.

Round 1 was held at R/C Excitement in Fitchburg, MA...

March 31, 2011
Travis Amezcua Re-Signs with Reedy/LRP for 2011

Travis Amezcua Re-Signs with Reedy/LRP for 2011

Category: Announcements

World-class driver Travis Amezcua has chosen to re-sign with Reedy and LRP for the remainder of 2011. Already a multiple race winner with Reedy/LRP power, Travis will continue as not only a factory team driver but remain instrumental in the testing and development of new products.

Travis had the following to say regarding his recent signing:...

March 30, 2011
Juho Levanen Wins ETS Round 4

Juho Levanen Wins ETS Round 4

Category: Race Results

The 2010/2011 European Touring Series (ETS) visited Legionowo, Poland for Round 4 of what has become the world’s premier touring car series. Reedy factory driver Juho Levanen was on hand to battle head-to-head against the world’s best drivers.

During practice, Juho quickly established himself as one of the favorites due...

March 25, 2011
SC10 4X4 Parts List Released

SC10 4X4 Parts List Released

Category: Announcements

The parts listing for the upcoming #90004 SC10 4X4 Kit is now available. Click on the link below to see the listing.

March 25, 2011
Team Associated's Juho Levanen Victorious at Polish ETS

Team Associated's Juho Levanen Victorious at Polish ETS

Category: Race Results

Recognized as the major on-road series race in Europe, the European Touring Series (ETS) pulls in racers from all over Europe to compete around the continent in individual rounds, culminating in a series champion after six highly contested rounds. The fourth round of the ETS series saw Team Associated/Reedy/LRP driver...

March 24, 2011
Team Associated's Ryan Maifield Leads The Team To 8 Titles At The 25th Annual Cactus Classic

Team Associated's Ryan Maifield Leads The Team To 8 Titles At The 25th Annual Cactus Classic

Category: Race Results

For the 25th year in a row, Scottsdale R/C Speedway has hosted one of the most prestigious, non-sanctioned events in the world. Over the years the event has grown in size, culminating in the largest yet on the weekend of March 18-20, 2011 with 430+ entries. With a challenging...

March 23, 2011
Team Associated's Justin "Bam Bam" Barcia Wins Jacksonville SX!

Team Associated's Justin "Bam Bam" Barcia Wins Jacksonville SX!

Category: Race Results

Here's a big Team Associated shout-out to our own Justin Barcia for digging deep and winning the 250 Lites class in Jacksonville, Florida last Saturday -- all with a broken wrist, no less!

Congratulations, Justin, for the big win. Your SC10 4x4 is on the way!...

March 22, 2011
Team Associated Takes Home 5 Awards At This Year's RC Car Action Readers' Choice Banquet

Team Associated Takes Home 5 Awards At This Year's RC Car Action Readers' Choice Banquet

Category: Announcements

Team Associated cleaned up this year at the 2011 RC Car Action Readers' Choice Awards banquet. This year both the RC Car Action readers and editors honored the SC10 4x4 with the prestigious "Innovation of the Year" award. The RC Car Action readers also picked the RC10B4.1 to win for...

March 19, 2011
Maifield goes four-for-four and dominates qualifying at Cactus Classic

Maifield goes four-for-four and dominates qualifying at Cactus Classic

Category: Race Results

Ryan Maifield has been the man to beat at the 2011 Cactus Classic by going four-for-four in qualifying. Ryan TQ'd every class he entered with his Team Associated/Reedy/LRP vehicles with JConcepts tires and accessories: Mod Buggy, Mod 4WD, Mod Short Course, and Mod 4WD Short Course with the debut...

March 17, 2011
International Offroad Race

International Offroad Race

Category: Race Results

This past weekend the International Offroad Race was held in Neuffen, Germany. 140 drivers made their way to Neuffen and started in 5 categories.

The only girl at the event, Sina Zbinden (age 14 years), started in the Newcomer class. In the heats Sina had some electronic problems, but...

March 15, 2011
FT Aluminum Hub Tower C

FT Aluminum Hub Tower C

Category: Latest Products

New option C tower in 2.5mm carbon fiber.

Lowers outer link positions for lower roll center.

Provides more rear end stability.

Used by Ryan Cavalieri and Ryan Maifield at the 2011 Reedy Race of Champions on the B4.1 buggy.

For the B4, B4.1, B44, T4, T4.1, SC10.

March 14, 2011
Team Associated RC Cheat Sheets Android(TM) App!

Team Associated RC Cheat Sheets Android(TM) App!

Category: Latest Products

Now you can quickly understand how to adjust your RC car, buggy, or truck settings for optimum tuning!

Within a range of tuning options, which is better, a higher number or lower? Thicker or thinner? How will a longer or shorter adjustment change the handling? If you keep scratching your...

March 11, 2011
Patrick Hofer takes 4th International Indoor GP with his RC8B!

Patrick Hofer takes 4th International Indoor GP with his RC8B!

Category: Race Results

The event was held March 5-6 with more than 120 drivers from Switzerland, Austria, England, and Germany.

Team Associated HRC driver Patrick Hofer dominated the half final and put his Reedy-powered RC8B on pole.

Patrick was leading the field for the first 20 minutes. Because of some bad luck when...

March 9, 2011
Team Associated Reunites With Brian Kinwald

Team Associated Reunites With Brian Kinwald

Category: Announcements

Team Associated Reunites With Brian Kinwald

Team Associated is pleased to announce the return of two-time IFMAR World Champion Brian Kinwald back to their factory race team. Brian started his career with Team Associated in 1989 as a local driver for Team Associated and quickly rose to the top ranks...

March 9, 2011
Team Associated's David Joor wins both Nitro and Electric 1:8 Scale at RD1 RCP Texas State Series

Team Associated's David Joor wins both Nitro and Electric 1:8 Scale at RD1 RCP Texas State Series

Category: Race Results

Round 1 of the RC Pro Texas State Series was held this weekend at Mike's Hobby Shop in Porter, Texas. The Texas series is the largest state series of all the RCP's and highly competitive. Not to mention it was held at the facility where the finals will...

March 8, 2011
JR Mitch takes Modified Short Course at Annual Bigfoot Extravaganza

JR Mitch takes Modified Short Course at Annual Bigfoot Extravaganza

Category: Race Results

JR Mitch, fresh off his success at round 2 of the Super Cup series, took his talent to Dallas, TX to compete in the 2011 Bigfoot Extravaganza. Located at the famous Mike's Hobby Shop, the Bigfoot race attracts racers from all around, and with over 180 entries, the race continues...

March 2, 2011
Hartson and Amezcua Finish 1-2 at 2011 Dirt Nitro Challenge

Hartson and Amezcua Finish 1-2 at 2011 Dirt Nitro Challenge

Category: Race Results

Reedy factory team driver Steven Hartson was the dominant force in the 1/8 Pro Electric Buggy class at the 2011 Dirt Nitro Challenge. Starting from the pole position, Steven lost the lead early but by the third lap he was back in front and never looked back to take the...

February 28, 2011
The latest Firmware v1.44 is now available for download!

The latest Firmware v1.44 is now available for download!

Category: Announcements

The latest Firmware v1.44 is now available for download! The new firmware now better shows the completion of all single processes. Also activation of the balancing function is now working a bit different with earlier activation of the balancer unit.

You already own one of the revolutionary LRP Pulsar Touch...

February 25, 2011
Drivers vote TC6 workshop at Ardent Raceway a major success

Drivers vote TC6 workshop at Ardent Raceway a major success

Category: Announcements

Over twenty Team Associated TC6 owners made it to the indoor venue at Ardent Raceway for the first TC6 workshop, organized by the CML/Associated on-road team. No one was sure of the response the invitation would receive, but the concept proved a real success for all concerned.

Drivers braved the driving rain and spray-covered motorways for a...