Race Results News

October 29, 2008
ROAR Region 12 Championships

ROAR Region 12 Championships

Category: Race Results

The 2008 ROAR Region 12 Championships was held in Ripon International Speedway this year and track owner Dan Tannis had no regrets to let this event happen. It brought back some memories of the most amazing touring car races in history. Weather was in the 90's track temp around 120+...

October 27, 2008
Team Associated Claims 23rd IFMAR World Championship in Dominating Fashion with the New RC12R5

Team Associated Claims 23rd IFMAR World Championship in Dominating Fashion with the New RC12R5

Category: Race Results

Every two years the best racers in the world gather to compete in the IFMAR World Championships. This year the 1:12 Scale Onroad World Championships were held in Bangkok, Thailand at Radio Control Speedway from November 9-11, 2008. With resurgence in 1:12 scale racing world wide and more manufactures than...

October 26, 2008
Maifield Strikes Twice at Sidewinder Nitro Explosion

Maifield Strikes Twice at Sidewinder Nitro Explosion

Category: Race Results

Hosted by the 2008 ROAR Nationals facility, Thunder Alley Raceway, the Sidewinder Nitro Explosion kicked off its 5th annual event to the tune of 225 entries. With this event falling on the same weekend as the R/C Pro Final, one would think that a lack of competition may be certain,...

October 25, 2008
Florida Off-road Series (F.S.O.R.S)

Florida Off-road Series (F.S.O.R.S)

Category: Race Results

1/8 Buggy

The most prestigious 1:8 scale buggy race was dominated by factory drivers Ryan Eckert (aka Rhino) and JR Mitch. Between the two, they took seven of the eight race wins. Both RC8s worked excellently in all of the different track conditions - from hard blue groove tracks such...

October 24, 2008
Reedy Truck Race Of Champions

Reedy Truck Race Of Champions

Category: Race Results

The 2008 Reedy Truck Race of Champions was held at Southern California promoter Jimmy Babcock's Hot Rod Hobbies facility in Saugus, CA. Usually a temperate event, Mother Nature greeted the 200+ entries to upper 80 degree weather and a perfect weekend for racing.

Over the past few years a distinct trend has developed...

October 7, 2008
Mushroom Cup

Mushroom Cup

Category: Race Results

Associated and Josh Pain have TQ'd and won all three Mod titles - 4WD, 2WD, and Stadium Truck - at the West Australian state titles last weekend.

2WD was a great race with Associated taking top two spots. Kyosho Australia sent their top guns to try and take the titles,...

October 6, 2008
24th Annual Arizona States Championships

24th Annual Arizona States Championships

Category: Race Results

Rich in R/C heritage and under new ownership, Scottsdale R/C Speedway (SRS), home of the Cactus Classic, hosted the 24th Annual Arizona States Championships. Team Associated team drivers Ryan Maifield, Frank Root, and Tanner Denney all made it out for the three-day event.

In 1:8 buggy, Maifield was on a mission. At Maifield's...

October 6, 2008
ROAR Region 8 Off Road Championships

ROAR Region 8 Off Road Championships

Category: Race Results

ROAR Region 8 Off Road Championships in Chillicothe, Missouri.

We had about 180 entries for the 3 day event last weekend. I TQ'd all 4 rounds in Mod Buggy, and won overall, and TQ'd 3 of the 4 rounds in Mod Truck, and won overall in that as well.

There was good competition, I just had one of those...

October 5, 2008
The Jimmy Babcock Racing League

The Jimmy Babcock Racing League

Category: Race Results

The Jimmy Babcock Racing League has turned into the premier electric off road racing series on the west coast. Racers from all over California travel to a variety of tracks from Hot Rod to Thunder Alley to test their skills over 8eightrounds, five of which count. The JBRL has averaged...

October 4, 2008
KO PROPO 5th Annual Grand Prix

KO PROPO 5th Annual Grand Prix

Category: Race Results

The 5th Annual KO PROPO Grand Prix has been one of the most exciting races held in California. For the first four years it has been hosted at the Tamiya USA Facility in Aliso Viejo CA. This year it was held in one the most beautiful tracks in the country,...

September 30, 2008
Queensland State Titles, Australia

Queensland State Titles, Australia

Category: Race Results

This year's Queensland State Titles were held at the Bayside club in the city of Brisbane.

It was a great event for Team Associated with AE's own Andrew Abbott driving his Reedy/LRP-powered TC5 to victory in the Modified Touring Car class. It was a 1-2 for AE with local driver...

September 29, 2008
East Coast Nitro Series

East Coast Nitro Series

Category: Race Results

The East Coast Nitro Series brings together the best drivers from VA, NC, SC, and GA to compete for eight races among three of the nicest facilities in the USA. The series travels to The Farm 2 in Charlotte, NC, The Tiltyard in Dayton, VA, and The Badlands in Myrtle...

September 28, 2008
Showdown as Neil Cragg wins 1:8 Championship

Showdown as Neil Cragg wins 1:8 Championship

Category: Race Results

Team Associated driver Neil Cragg secures his second consecutive BRCA 1:8 Off Road Rallycross title after a great win at the final round of the championship.

After a challenging start to the 2008 BRCA Championship, Neil was on top form at the final round of the 1:8 Nationals held at...

September 27, 2008
2008 Prestigious Mazda Cup

2008 Prestigious Mazda Cup

Category: Race Results

The 2008 Mazda Cup is sponsored by the OC Circuit and was held this year at the Mazda R&D Corporate Office in Irvine, CA. With many locals attending, there was no advantage for them or anyone to seek victory at the new location. Temperatures were high, track conditions changed through...

August 25, 2008
AE Domination Down Under Continues

AE Domination Down Under Continues

Category: Race Results

Another successful month for AE down under! Matt Griffin got the ball rolling by dominating a rain-affected 1/8 scale buggy Victorian State Championships with his RC8 buggy.

Consistently fastest through qualifying, Griffin secured TQ just before the rain came calling for the event to be called on qualifying.

A fortnight later in sunny Mildura, the Electric off road...

August 24, 2008
Team Associated's Ryan & Ryan ROAR Modified National Champions

Team Associated's Ryan & Ryan ROAR Modified National Champions

Category: Race Results

Picking up where he left off in 2007, defending 2WD, 4WD and Truck National Champion Ryan Cavalieri took his Team Associated B4, B44, and T4 to the pole position in all three modified classes. Cavalieri utilized a prototype tire tread and compound from tire sponsor Proline on the rear of...

August 10, 2008
Seattle Summer Sizzler

Seattle Summer Sizzler

Category: Race Results

The Fantasy World Summer Sizzler is the Northwest's biggest annual asphalt race. A large field of some of the best talent from Washington, Oregon, and Canada made the trip to Tacoma for this year's event. The weather in the Seattle area had been beautiful for the last couple of months...

July 14, 2008
Martin and RC8 win Euros B 2008

Martin and RC8 win Euros B 2008

Category: Race Results

Team Associated/CML driver Lee Martin has powered his RC8 Factory Team car to the Euro's B Main title in Bergerac, France.

Lee drove his Byron GEN 2-fuelled car to the Top Qualifier position. After the qualification rounds he took a dominant win in his semifinal to give him the pole...

July 13, 2008
Lex Tyler Takes the Speedworld Speedcup!

Lex Tyler Takes the Speedworld Speedcup!

Category: Race Results

The Speedworld Speedcup is known as one of Northern California's biggest races hosted by Billy Bowerman after the Reedy Race of Touring Car Championships. This event usually brings racers from all over North Western Region even racers from "So Cal". This event even had guys like Greg Hodapp, Matt Francis,...

June 29, 2008
Maifield Wins 2WD & Truck Modified With B4/T4 and Reedy LiPo. Cavalieri Wins 4WD Modified with B44.

Maifield Wins 2WD & Truck Modified With B4/T4 and Reedy LiPo. Cavalieri Wins 4WD Modified with B44.

Category: Race Results

The Hot Rod Hobbies Shootout has quickly become one of the most prestigious electric off-road racing events in the U.S. Hosted by Jimmy Babcock's Hot Rod Hobbies in Saugus, California, the event draws top U.S. and international drivers and racing teams for a week of intense competition.

This year's race served as an unofficial warm-up for the...