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December 8, 2009
Ryan Maifield TQs and Wins 2009 Fall Brawl

Ryan Maifield TQs and Wins 2009 Fall Brawl

Category: Race Results

The annual Fall Brawl at the Badlands Supercross R/C Track in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina was held over the weekend of December 5-6. Although Mother Nature decided Saturday wasn't particularly a good race day with a torrential rain storm, the Badlands crew had the track ready for qualifying and racing...

December 4, 2009
Serious Short Course Truck Performance

Serious Short Course Truck Performance

Category: Latest Products

Looking to upgrade your SC10, Slash, Blitz, or Strike with some serious brushless performance? LRP has developed the perfect brushless system to upgrade your short-course truck. With features such as waterproof operation and sensored technology, this system promises to deliver better performance and higher speed to your short-course truck, in...

December 2, 2009

Carl Renezeder drives his Lucas Oil/RC10.COM trucks to victory, taking the points championships for U-2 & U-4 in the 2009 Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series!

Category: Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series

Rounds 11 & 12 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) took place at the Primm Valley Motorsports Complex in Primm, Nevada. The weather was cool and the wind didn't help matters much but racers and fans alike stuck it out for what turned out to be a...

November 25, 2009
Hartson Goes "All In" Associated/Reedy/LRP

Hartson Goes "All In" Associated/Reedy/LRP

Category: Race Results

Lake Forest, CA – Steven Hartson of Orange County, California is one of the fastest R/C racers that you may not have heard of. But his speed and skills are well known in the Southern California electric offroad circuit. Steven started racing electric for Team Associated in 2003 at the...

November 17, 2009
Cavalieri Crowned 2x JBRL Nitro Series Champion

Cavalieri Crowned 2x JBRL Nitro Series Champion

Category: Race Results

The Jimmy Babcock Racing League has become the premier racing series in Southern California consisting eight rounds of action at famous facilities like Thunder Alley in Beaumont, Revelation Raceway in Montclair, and concluding at Hot Rod Hobbies in Saugus.

The opening event at Thunder Alley saw record crowds with over...

November 17, 2009
Renato Tradardi Jr., Venezuela National Champion

Renato Tradardi Jr., Venezuela National Champion

Category: Race Results

The Venezuelan National Championship was organized in three races, each one in a different track around the country.

First Race, February 7-8

Organized at the "Arenera", which is located 30 minutes from Caracas, the Capital City. The track is characterized by its good grip in the afternoon and smooth rolling.

November 17, 2009
New Factory Team Blue Aluminum Screw Sets!

New Factory Team Blue Aluminum Screw Sets!

Category: Latest Products

Factory Team Blue Aluminum Screw Kits reduce weight for better acceleration and handling, while the blue anodizing adds high-tech bling. Even cars already at the minimum weight can benefit. A lightweight car allows ballast to be placed in the optimum position for different track conditions and equal left-to-right weight distribution.

November 16, 2009
Machined Delrin® 10x1.1mm Tapered Shock Pistons!

Machined Delrin® 10x1.1mm Tapered Shock Pistons!

Category: Latest Products

Machined Delrin® 10x1.1mm Tapered Shock Pistons!

Designed to fit perfectly in Team Associated's 16mm big bore shocks, these precision-machined tapered Delrin® pistons have been extensively track tested and race proven by AE's racing team over the course of the 2009 season. These pistons, packaged in sets of four, are...

November 10, 2009
2009 Jimmy Babcock Racing League

2009 Jimmy Babcock Racing League

Category: Race Results

Again it was time to return to the center of electric off-road racing in Southern California, Hot Rod Hobbies. Jimmy Babcock's own track, and the finally destination for the Jimmy Babcock Racing League, was not only the track to end the season, but the one that started our electric series...

November 10, 2009
RC8T Factory Team Championship Edition 1:8 Scale Nitro 4WD Off-road Truggy Kit

RC8T Factory Team Championship Edition 1:8 Scale Nitro 4WD Off-road Truggy Kit

Category: Latest Products

After TQ'ing all four rounds of qualifying, Team Associated's RC8T Factory Team kit took first place at the 2009 ROAR Nationals! Driven by Ryan Maifield and powered by the Reedy 121VR .21 competition engine, the RC8T performed as it was designed to and brought home the big win!

Inspired by this achievement, Associated is proud to introduce the...

November 6, 2009
Hébert and TC5R win 2009 Halloween Classic

Hébert and TC5R win 2009 Halloween Classic

Category: Race Results

Typically held at the world-famous Cleveland, Ohio landmark The Gate, the 2009 Halloween Classic has found a new home at the equally impressive Holiday Inn. The Classic also served as Round 1 of the 2009/2010 Northeast Grand Slam Series.

As has become the norm, Keven Hébert drove his Reedy/LRP-powered TC5R...

November 3, 2009
Cavalieri Takes the Pro Buggy Win at the R/C Pro Series Finals

Cavalieri Takes the Pro Buggy Win at the R/C Pro Series Finals

Category: Race Results

From regional entrants all over the country, the R/C Pro Finals brings together racers from nine different regions including the hotbeds like the South, East, and the top Pros from the West division. Racers accumulate points in their region and then take those points to the Finals in Alvarado, TX...

November 2, 2009
Reedy 447-S AC/DC 4-7 Cell NiMH/NiCd Peak Prediction Charger

Reedy 447-S AC/DC 4-7 Cell NiMH/NiCd Peak Prediction Charger

Category: Latest Products

This innovative new charger is simple to use and offers the ability to charge the most popular NiMH/NiCd battery types and configurations.

The 447-S utilizes state-of-the-art peak prediction circuitry to protect batteries from damage due to overcharging. Standard peak detection circuitry continues charging even after the battery is fully charged,...

October 29, 2009
Christer Andersson wins Rebellion Race/Indoor Euros Warm-up

Christer Andersson wins Rebellion Race/Indoor Euros Warm-up

Category: Race Results

Reedy LiPo batteries once again powered the winner of a major touring car event! Christer Andersson, driving his TC5R powered by an LRP SXX/Vector X-12 and Reedy 4900mAh 35C LiPo battery, drove to victory from the pole position at the 2009 Rebellion Race in Mäntsälä, Finland.

This prestigious event is held annually, but this year's edition...

October 27, 2009
Reedy AA Alkaline and AA 2700mAh NiMH Batteries

Reedy AA Alkaline and AA 2700mAh NiMH Batteries

Category: Latest Products

Reedy LiPo and sub-C batteries are well known for their championship performance and are respected worldwide. This same performance is now available in AA NiMH and Alkaline versions!

Reedy's 2700mAh NiMH AA batteries feature high capacity and power output for your favorite R/C model, transmitter, or receiver. They also offer...

October 23, 2009
AE TQs & Wins the National Championships of Colombia

AE TQs & Wins the National Championships of Colombia

Category: Race Results

This well-attended event included 63 drivers in Buggy and 26 in Truggy, 89 drivers from four countries.

The track was 2.60 meters (8.53 ft.) in width. The weather was not bad. The average temperature in the morning was 10°C (50°f).

The team worked hard the first day to set up...

October 22, 2009
2009 Louisiana Nitro Open

2009 Louisiana Nitro Open

Category: Race Results

Team Associated/Reedy driver Derek Guidry was in attendance this past weekend at the 2009 Louisiana Nitro Open. Derek TQ'd and won both Pro classes with his Associated vehicles powered by Reedy.

Derek dominated the 9-minute qualifiers without pitting and saw run times close to 10 minutes.

In the 30-minute main events Guidry lapped the field, easily...

October 19, 2009
Bryce Menzies drives the Team Associated/RC10.COM truck to the podium in Surprise, Arizona!

Bryce Menzies drives the Team Associated/RC10.COM truck to the podium in Surprise, Arizona!

Category: Announcements

Rounds 9 & 10 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) took place this time at the Speedworld Off Road Park in Surprise, Arizona. It was a warm but dry weekend that was kicked off with a 'Fan Appreciation Night' hosted by Quicks R/C and Buffalo Wild Wings.

October 14, 2009
Reedy 5S 18.5V and 6S 22.2V Competition LiPo Batteries

Reedy 5S 18.5V and 6S 22.2V Competition LiPo Batteries

Category: Latest Products

Reedy's hard case 40C 1:8 LiPo batteries are now available in 5S 3800mAh 18.5V and 6S 3100mAh 22.2V configurations for those who want the added efficiency that higher voltage delivers. These batteries fit perfectly in Team Associated's RC8e, SC8e, and RC8Te and are suitable for use in many other chassis'.

October 7, 2009
Martin Achter & Team Associated World Champion

Martin Achter & Team Associated World Champion

Category: Race Results

The 2009 IFMAR World Championships was hosted by the TRAP Facility in Pretoria, South Africa. With very few racers making the journey to the Southernmost tip of Africa the event saw Martin Achter with his Team Associated Factory Team B4 claim Associated's 24th World Championship.