Reedy News

May 3, 2016
Chris Grainger Wins BRCA National Cotswolds For Associated

Chris Grainger Wins BRCA National Cotswolds For Associated

Category: Race Results

The first round of the BRCA Nationals took place at the popular Cotswold Model Car Club, which recently celebrated its 10-year anniversary. Team Associated made full use of the testing available at the circuit to dial in the new TC7 car ahead of the first major outdoor race for the...

May 3, 2016
New! Reedy Blackbox 1000Z+ Sensored Brushless Competition ESC

New! Reedy Blackbox 1000Z+ Sensored Brushless Competition ESC

Category: Latest Products

Reedy's Blackbox 1000Z+ is a simple-to-use, economical, and powerful ESC that features timing options for Modified class racers as well as zero-timing blinky mode for Spec class racers. Excellent throttle and brake feel, a wide range of adjustability, and robust hardware make the Blackbox 1000Z+ suitable for a variety of...

May 2, 2016
Manufacturers' Championship added to 2016 Reedy TC Race of Champions

Manufacturers' Championship added to 2016 Reedy TC Race of Champions

Category: Announcements

The Reedy Race is excited to announce the creation of a Manufacturers' Championship for the 2016 Reedy International Touring Car Race of Champions!

The rules are simple: the points from the highest two placing Invitational class drivers from each chassis manufacturer are combined to determine the Manufacturers' Champion. As long...

April 27, 2016
Two Wins for Keven Hebert at the MHIC!

Two Wins for Keven Hebert at the MHIC!

Category: Race Results

In only a few years, the Mile High Indoor Championships has transformed from a cozy regional event into a full-blown national competition. The best drivers from around the country converged upon the newly carpeted 5280 Raceway for the last major event of the carpet racing season.

Factory driver Keven Hebert arrived early to get acquainted with...

April 20, 2016
Hohwart Takes Win at CTS Round 3!

Hohwart Takes Win at CTS Round 3!

Category: Race Results

Round 3 of the 2016 California Touring Series visited Speedworld Raceway in Roseville, California. The well-known track, just east of state capitol Sacramento, has previously hosted the ROAR Nationals and Reedy Race of Champions, making it a natural selection for inclusion in the inaugural CTS season.

Point leader Rick Hohwart was hoping to extend his lead...

April 14, 2016
NEW! Reedy Angled AC Power Cords

NEW! Reedy Angled AC Power Cords

Category: Latest Products

Reedy's new AC power cords feature a 90-degree angle to minimize the charger's footprint in cramped pit areas. A standard 1M length is versatile and easily plugs into wall or floor mounted sockets, while the .5M version works well for table-mounted sockets.

Both cords are compatible with Reedy's #27200 1216-C2 charger as...

April 13, 2016
Tozser takes Touring Mod at the WCICS

Tozser takes Touring Mod at the WCICS

Category: Race Results

The final round of the Western Canadian Indoor Championship Series concluded the 2016 season at Carcar Raceway in Calgary, AB, with a field of 212 entries. Carcar is one of the few permanent facilities in the area during the winter indoor season and features a smooth subfloor that raises the...

April 6, 2016
2016 Reedy International TC Race of Champions Spec Tire Selection

2016 Reedy International TC Race of Champions Spec Tire Selection

Category: Announcements

The Reedy Race is proud to announce that the Sweep EXP EVO-R 36 (EXP36RPP) has been chosen as the spec tire for the 2016 Reedy International Touring Car Race of Champions.

Lead test driver Rick Hohwart shared his thoughts about EVO-R 36: "On the recently resurfaced and now fully cured...

April 4, 2016
Hebert Wins Canadian On-Road Nationals!

Hebert Wins Canadian On-Road Nationals!

Category: Race Results

The Canadian Nationals is becoming one of the best attended and competitive events on the North American Racing calendar. A field of over 330 entries crowded into Seaway Mall near Niagara Falls to compete on the challenging track which had been laid out in the mall's center court. Throughout the...

March 28, 2016
Team Associated's Extreme Wins at Extreme Carpet!

Team Associated's Extreme Wins at Extreme Carpet!

Category: Race Results

Extreme R/C Raceway in Spring Hill, TN. held its very first large race over the weekend with headline sponsor JConcepts. Matthew Stevens and his family, along with dedicated racers, were able to pull off an amazing event that gathered close to 150 entries. Team Associated/Reedy had drivers on hand with...

March 23, 2016
VOTE! Car Action 2016 Readers' Choice Awards Survey

VOTE! Car Action 2016 Readers' Choice Awards Survey

Category: Announcements

Vote for your favorites for the RC Car Action 2016 Readers' Choice Awards! ENTRY DEADLINE IS APRIL 1! Just go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/rchoice2016 and make your picks!

Here are our staff favorites:...

March 15, 2016
Six Victories For Team Associated at the 30th Annual Pro-Line Cactus Classic

Six Victories For Team Associated at the 30th Annual Pro-Line Cactus Classic

Category: Race Results

The 30th Annual Pro-Line Cactus Classic was held this past weekend at Hobbytown/SRS in the heart of Phoenix, AZ. With its second year at the new indoor facility, the Cactus continues the tradition of March racing in the Arizona desert. The challenging surface and a supercross-inspired layout tested the skills...

March 7, 2016
New! Reedy LiPo Battery Weight Set

New! Reedy LiPo Battery Weight Set

Category: Latest Products

Reedy's LiPo battery weights fit perfectly under your low-profile shorty LiPo battery so that you can add weight while reducing your vehicle's center of gravity for improved handling and stability on high-grip surfaces.

Each set is precision cut from brass and contains one .5mm (17.8g) weight and one 1mm (38.8g)...

March 3, 2016
Baker, Mayo, and Schultz victorious at California State Championships!

Baker, Mayo, and Schultz victorious at California State Championships!

Category: Race Results

Coyote Hobbies, located in California's high desert town of Victorville, hosted the 2016 California State Championships. The race attracted over 230 entries from California and surrounding states. Reedy's team drivers were on hand to battle it out for the prestigious title and to support customers that may have questions about...

March 1, 2016
Chad Due Short Course Motorama Champion

Chad Due Short Course Motorama Champion

Category: Race Results

Motorama 2016, held in Harrisburg, PA, is a unique event incorporating several forms of racing, giving the RC community an opportunity to show off our sport to thousands of spectators. The other unique part of this race is that the track is not part of a permanent facility. Therefore, each...

February 23, 2016
Futaba RX Charge Lead

Futaba RX Charge Lead

Category: Latest Products

Reedy's new RX/TX charge lead for batteries equipped with FUT plugs works perfectly with Reedy chargers #27200 1216-C2 Dual AC/DC Competition Balance Charger and #27201 324-S Compact Balance Charger or any charger with 4mm outputs.

February 19, 2016
2016 Reedy International Touring Car Race of Champions Announcement

2016 Reedy International Touring Car Race of Champions Announcement

Category: Announcements

What started out many years ago as Mike Reedy's vision to showcase the world's best drivers in a format unlike any other ever used in RC racing, has grown to be one of the most anticipated and prestigious RC races in the world.

Reedy, Tamiya America, and Scotty Ernst Productions are proud to...

February 19, 2016
New! Reedy SC1000-DB Dual-Battery Sensorless Brushless ESC

New! Reedy SC1000-DB Dual-Battery Sensorless Brushless ESC

Category: Latest Products

The all-new Reedy SC1000-DB Brushless ESC is splash-proof for maximum durability. Its robust design installs in most 1:8 buggies, truggies, and monster trucks. The latest electronics technology along with the design and engineering experience that is responsible for 30 World Championship titles has been incorporated into its design.

It comes pre-wired for two batteries and features individual low...

February 11, 2016
New! Reedy Zappers Hi-Voltage LiPo Batteries

New! Reedy Zappers Hi-Voltage LiPo Batteries

Category: Latest Products

Reedy Zappers are back! Originally referring to Reedy's proprietary NiMH voltage enhancement technology, Zappers perfectly describe Reedy's new high-voltage LiPo battery chemistry. A 7.6 nominal voltage means that with a suitable charger, the battery can be safely charged to 8.7V (4.35V/cell). It is not a secret that more voltage equals...

February 9, 2016
Eight Victories For Team Associated at the JConcepts Winter Indoor Nationals!

Eight Victories For Team Associated at the JConcepts Winter Indoor Nationals!

Category: Race Results

In its fifth year, the JConcepts Indoor National Series kicked off round one with the Winter Indoor Nationals at the fast and fluid Smactrac Indoor R/C Raceway just outside of St. Louis, MO. With a narrow and twisty layout, racing was tight and heated from the first time racers hit...