News

November 20, 2015
New! 2015 Worlds T-shirts and Hoodie

New! 2015 Worlds T-shirts and Hoodie

Category: Latest Products

Now available to the public: the Team T-shirt worn by the Associated drivers at the 2015 I.F.M.A.R. 1/10 Offroad World Championships, in which Team driver Spencer Rivkin won 2WD.

The short-sleeve 100% cotton T is available in two colors, blue and black.

Also available is the 2015 Worlds Hoodie in black with...

November 19, 2015
New! Reedy Charge Leads and 2-6S XH Balance Board

New! Reedy Charge Leads and 2-6S XH Balance Board

Category: Latest Products

Reedy's new charge leads #27220 and #27221 work perfectly with the #27201 Reedy 324-S charger or any charger that accepts 4mm bullet plugs.

The new #27222 Reedy 2-6S XH Balance Board can be used with any charger that requires a balance board with XH connectors.

November 18, 2015
Team Associated takes 3 at the Northwest Indoor Series

Team Associated takes 3 at the Northwest Indoor Series

Category: Race Results

At the opening round of the 2015-2016 Northwest Indoor Series (NIS) hosted by Tacoma R/C Raceway in Tacoma, WA, Team Associated set the pace early with a double TQ by Harley Yoshii in Mod 2WD and 4WD Buggy, and new recruit Shane Borden tooke TQ in Pro Stock Buggy. With...

November 18, 2015
Kyle McBride takes 2WD and 4WD at the 1/10th EP Australian Nationals

Kyle McBride takes 2WD and 4WD at the 1/10th EP Australian Nationals

Category: Race Results

This past week the 1/10th EP Australian Nationals were hosted by my home track, Chargers RC race club. My B5M was easy to drive and quick right out of the gate. I managed to TQ all four rounds of qualifying, and once finals came around, I dominated A1 and A2...

November 16, 2015
Hartson captures the Inaugural Master of Dirt Title

Hartson captures the Inaugural Master of Dirt Title

Category: Race Results

This past weekend was the inaugural Masters of Dirt Championships at BeachRC. The track at BeachRC featured a fast and flowing layout that would test the driver's patience and skill. Steven Hartson was on hand representing Team Associated in 2WD Modified, 4WD Modified, and Truck Modified.

Throughout qualifying, Hartson played catch-up to the local rising star,...

November 16, 2015
New! 40-piece Shim Kit for 1:8 Scale Diffs

New! 40-piece Shim Kit for 1:8 Scale Diffs

Category: Latest Products

Use this shim kit in your 1:8 scale diffs. They are the replacement shims for #89120 and #89117 used in the RC8 series, RC8T series, and SC8 series vehicles.

November 16, 2015
Tribudiman Wins the Jakarta Regional Round 5 with his RC8B3

Tribudiman Wins the Jakarta Regional Round 5 with his RC8B3

Category: Race Results

The 2015 Jakarta Regional 1:8 Nitro Buggy Championship was held at Graha Bintaro, Jakarta, Indonesia. 50 of Indonesian's fastest drivers showed up. A cloudy sky with rainy conditions made for a bumpy and rough track. The racing lines over the jumps changed constantly, making consistent lap times difficult to achieve.

November 16, 2015
Associated's offices will be closed Nov. 26-27 forThanksgiving Day

Associated's offices will be closed Nov. 26-27 forThanksgiving Day

Category: Past Events

Team Associated's offices will be closed November 26-27 in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holidays. We wish you a warm and safe holiday weekend.

November 13, 2015
November 11, 2015
Giant Holiday Warehouse Sale

Giant Holiday Warehouse Sale

Category: Past Events

Open to the public.

November 11, 2015
Team Associated Shines at Horizon Hobby Off-Road Championships

Team Associated Shines at Horizon Hobby Off-Road Championships

Category: Race Results

As the season turns from Summer to Fall, racers from the Midwest migrate indoors to race for the winter. One of the signature events of this time of year is hosted by Trackside Hobbies & Raceway just outside of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Now re-branded as the Horizon Hobby Off-Road Championships,...

November 11, 2015
Associated RC8B3 Sweeps the Annual Underdawg Race

Associated RC8B3 Sweeps the Annual Underdawg Race

Category: Race Results

Circulo Verde's CV Race Track played host to the 3rd Annual Philippines Underdawg Race. The Annual Underdawg Race is the only race where nitro buggies run together without the usual segregation between expert, intermediate and novice drivers; this way everybody gets a chance to compete against everyone else!

Team Associated came in full force with the usual suspects...

November 9, 2015
NEW! Factory Team Hex and Nut Drivers

NEW! Factory Team Hex and Nut Drivers

Category: Latest Products

Team Associated's NEW Factory Team hex and Nut drivers fuse style with functionality. Assembling or "wrenching" on your vehicle is a breeze with the lightweight, color-coded handles. A wide variety of tips allow you to handle all of the standard metric screw hardware in your car.

November 5, 2015
NEW! RC10B5M Champions Edition

NEW! RC10B5M Champions Edition

Category: Latest Products

Team Associated's signature racing class has been 1:10 scale 2WD off road ever since the release of the original RC10 in 1984. In fact, the Team Associated RC10 buggy series has won 12 of the 16 I.F.M.A.R. 2WD Off Road World Championships held, with the first contested in 1985.

Team Associated's drivers race on many types of tracks around...

November 3, 2015
2015 JBRL Series Finale - Mayo Leads Team Associated to 5 JBRL Championships

2015 JBRL Series Finale - Mayo Leads Team Associated to 5 JBRL Championships

Category: Race Results

This past weekend was the series finale of the JBRL Electric Series. The JBRL series runs throughout Southern California and averages about 150-200 entries all year long. To change things up a little the track was run wet rather than dry like in previous years. Team Associated was in attendance...

November 3, 2015
New! Reedy 324-S Compact Balance Charger

New! Reedy 324-S Compact Balance Charger

Category: Latest Products

Easy to use and in a compact package, Reedy's 324-S is specifically designed to balance charge LiPo and LiFe batteries in 2-4S configurations making it suitable for a variety of applications that use modern battery technology.

Charging is as simple as selecting your battery type and charge rate, and then...

October 29, 2015
New! Reedy 2100mAh 20C 14.8V LiPo Starter Box Battery

New! Reedy 2100mAh 20C 14.8V LiPo Starter Box Battery

Category: Latest Products

A weak starter box is the last thing you need when you are preparing for your main! Power your starter box reliably with Reedy's high-capacity 2100mAh, 20C LiPo battery. Thanks to a compact footprint and light weight, this battery is easy to install and is barely noticeable during transport to...

October 28, 2015
RC8B3 Wins the Philippine Nitro Challenge

RC8B3 Wins the Philippine Nitro Challenge

Category: Race Results

Over the weekend, Dinagat Island in southern Philippines played host to the 2nd Dinagat Island Nitro Challenge. On what is one of the biggest and most difficult tracks in the Philippines, the Associated RC8B3 proved its mettle once again.

Behind the picturesque beaches and lush jungles surrounding the track, the...

October 28, 2015
New! Reedy 3400mAh 50C 7.4V LP Shorty Competition LiPo Battery

New! Reedy 3400mAh 50C 7.4V LP Shorty Competition LiPo Battery

Category: Latest Products

Low-profile (LP) shorty batteries are quickly becoming the favored configuration for 2WD and 4WD buggies thanks to their light weight and low center of gravity (CG). Reedy's new LP Shorty provides a generous 3400mAh capacity for modified class racers while a 50C discharge rating smooths the power output to reduce...

October 28, 2015
NEW! APEX Scion Racing 2015 FR-S LiPo Combo

NEW! APEX Scion Racing 2015 FR-S LiPo Combo

Category: Latest Products

The APEX 2015 Scion FR-S is fitted with the same racing livery as the full-size FR-S driven by Greddy pro driver Ken Gushi, who placed second overall in the 2015 Formula Drift Championship. It screams performance -- from the Reedy brushless motor and digital speed control to the sealed metal-gear...