Reedy News

August 23, 2012
Tony Truman is UK Dirt Master 2012!

Tony Truman is UK Dirt Master 2012!

Category: Race Results

The weekend of August 19 saw the return of the annual UK Dirt Masters held at Clanfield, UK. It was the first big event on their new revamped layout. The weather was very hot all day, which allowed for some great racing.

Team Associated/CML driver Tony Truman was in attendance with his...

August 21, 2012
Maifield Wins 4x4 SCT at ROAR Off-Road Super Nationals

Maifield Wins 4x4 SCT at ROAR Off-Road Super Nationals

Category: Race Results

Ryan Maifield and his Reedy Sonic 550-powered SC10 4x4 were the class of the field at the 2012 ROAR 1/10 Off-Road Super Nationals.

Ryan set the fastest time in three of the four qualifying rounds to establish himself as top qualifier for the class, which meant that he would start...

August 17, 2012
Anderson Wins 17.5 Truck at ROAR Off-Road Super Nationals

Anderson Wins 17.5 Truck at ROAR Off-Road Super Nationals

Category: Race Results

Nolan Anderson, driving a Reedy-powered Team Associated T4.1, was the top qualifier and A-Main winner at the 2012 ROAR 1/10 Off-Road Super Nationals at West Coast R/C Raceway in La Mirada, California. Driving in the extremely competitive Stock 17.5 Truck class, Nolan took advantage of the power of his Reedy...

August 10, 2012
NEW! Reedy 250mAh 6.6V LiFe RX Battery!

NEW! Reedy 250mAh 6.6V LiFe RX Battery!

Category: Latest Products

Reedy's 250mAH 6.6V LiFe RX battery is perfect for use in 1S powered 1:12 and 1:10 pan cars that require a receiver battery. The battery's LiFe chemistry provides voltage similar to the ESC's BEC voltage output, resulting in servos that run as intended in terms of speed, torque, and reliability.

August 6, 2012
2012 Canadian Off-Road Championships

2012 Canadian Off-Road Championships

Category: Race Results

The weather was perfect for the second annual Canadian Off-Road Champions hosted by Dynamic Hobbies and Sutton Aviation. Drivers from around the world came to the Ontario capitol north of New York for one of the best races of the year for electric off-road. They boasted almost 300 entries with...

August 3, 2012
Hara TQ and 2nd at ISTC World Championship

Hara TQ and 2nd at ISTC World Championship

Category: Race Results

After six rounds of qualifying, Reedy factory driver Atsushi Hara claimed the pole position for the A-final. A combination a tire strategy and speed allowed the popular driver to best a field of over 140 of the best drivers in the World.

Starting from the pole, Atsushi led A1 until the last...

August 2, 2012
Matsukura Scores No. 29 for Reedy

Matsukura Scores No. 29 for Reedy

Category: Race Results

Naoto Matsukura scored his third straight 1:12 World Championship title and an unprecedented 29th World Championship for Reedy at the MACH indoor circuit in Heemstede, The Netherlands.

A Reedy 6500mAh LiPo battery powered Naoto to the pole position where he launched his assault against the world's top 1:12 racers with...

August 2, 2012
Cragg Sweeps at oOple.com Invernational

Cragg Sweeps at oOple.com Invernational

Category: Race Results

World famous and multi-talented Jimmy Storey and his oOple.com crew (yes, that's the correct spelling) have put together an event with more made-up words than any race should be allowed. The "oOple Invernational" was hosted this past weekend by RHR Dirt (or Robinhood Raceway) in the central part of...

August 2, 2012
Chris Bridgewater taking home the win in ROAR Region 11

Chris Bridgewater taking home the win in ROAR Region 11

Category: Race Results

This year's ROAR Region 11 off-road championships were held by Tri-Cities RC in Pasco, WA.

With temperatures reaching triple digits, the fresh track layout firmed up quickly and allowed a groove to build quickly during practice. However, late night thunderstorms washed a majority of the groove away, and caused a...

July 25, 2012
Kody Knudtson and Sean Maybell finish 1-2 in the Northwest Asphalt Challenge Series Finale!

Kody Knudtson and Sean Maybell finish 1-2 in the Northwest Asphalt Challenge Series Finale!

Category: Race Results

The finale of the 3-race Northwest Asphalt Challenge Series was hosted by Fasttrax NW on July 14.

In the Modified Touring class, Team Associated drivers Kody Knudtson and Sean Maybell each had a win going into this final event. The pair of Reedy-powered TC6.1's finished 1-2 in the double A-Main...

July 24, 2012
Hartson Leads Team Associated/Reedy/LRP to 7 Victories At Off Road Shootout

Hartson Leads Team Associated/Reedy/LRP to 7 Victories At Off Road Shootout

Category: Race Results

For the 15th year in a row, Hot Rod Hobbies in Saugus, CA played host to the Off Road Shootout. As has become the custom, racers were greeted with the desert heat and triple digit temperatures throughout the event. However, given the track layout, surface and competition it...

July 19, 2012
Flurer 3X Champ at Civil War Grand Slam

Flurer 3X Champ at Civil War Grand Slam

Category: Race Results

The Civil War Grand Slam is the hot bed for fast drivers throughout North and South Carolina. It's a four-race series splitting two races accross each state. Max Flurer set out in March to win all three electric classes, and he did so in dominating fashion. The best three of...

July 7, 2012
Hartson Cleans Up At JBRL Electric Round #5

Hartson Cleans Up At JBRL Electric Round #5

Category: Race Results

This year round #5 of the Electric JBRL was held at Controlled Chaos Raceway in Palmdale, CA. There were 2 rounds of qualifying using the single fastest round with a single main event all run on Saturday.

Open practice was on Friday to practice for the event. Surprisingly there were...

July 3, 2012
Kinwald and Smith Score at the Short Course Showdown Nationwide Tour Round 4

Kinwald and Smith Score at the Short Course Showdown Nationwide Tour Round 4

Category: Race Results

Short course is the hottest thing in RC. Specific short course events are being held around the country on a regular basis. The scale fundamentals of short-course trucks make for some of the most competitive, fun, fender-rubbing competition in RC racing!

130+ entries filled the recently renovated Tacoma R/C Raceway for...

June 30, 2012
NEW! Reedy 4100mAh 65C Competition 7.4V Shorty LiPo Battery!

NEW! Reedy 4100mAh 65C Competition 7.4V Shorty LiPo Battery!

Category: Latest Products

Reedy's 4100mAh 65C Shorty LiPo is intended solely for racers! Its compact size allows racers to optimize their setups by altering their vehicle's weight distribution. And its reduced weight means more acceleration and improved jumping ability.

Winning race setups are a combination of handling and power. A 65C rating and...

June 20, 2012
BRCA TC Nationals Round 2

BRCA TC Nationals Round 2

Category: Race Results

After three rounds of qualifying on Saturday at Round #2 of the BRCA TC National at West London, Olly Jefferies topped the time sheets with wins in qualifying rounds two and three and it looked like things were very much on the up for the AE/Reedy driver. Standing in his...

June 15, 2012
NEW! Reedy Sonic 1512 Competition Brushless Motors!

NEW! Reedy Sonic 1512 Competition Brushless Motors!

Category: Latest Products

Thanks to advancements in battery technology, 1:8 electric buggies and truggies are destined to be the next big racing class. Reedy recognizes this fact with the release of the powerful and reliable Sonic 1512 competition brushless motor which has been designed specifically for these classes.

A precision-machined case features an integrated heat sink to lower...

June 15, 2012
Vesa Yli to Reedy!

Vesa Yli to Reedy!

Category: Announcements

Reedy is proud to announce that Finnish racer Vesa Yli, the man behind V-Dezign cars, has joined the Reedy factory racing team for the remainder of 2012 and beyond. Vesa utilized the power and duration of Reedy LiPo batteries as a privateer to win the 2012 Finnish 1/12 Modified championship,...

June 13, 2012
Indonesian EP Nationals Round 3

Indonesian EP Nationals Round 3

Category: Race Results

The third round of the Indonesian 1/10 EP national series was held recently at the SIS track in Jakarta.

Newly signed Associated/Reedy driver Bowie Ginting took clear wins with his Reedy Sonic-powered TC6.1 in the opening two legs of the Pro Stock 10.5 class A Main to take the overall...

June 7, 2012
NEW! Sonic 540/550 Spare Parts!

NEW! Sonic 540/550 Spare Parts!

Category: Latest Products

New spare parts to keep you Sonic motor up and running are now in stock and available immediately.