Reedy News

September 1, 2011
2012 Reedy International Off Road Race of Champions Returns

2012 Reedy International Off Road Race of Champions Returns

Category: Announcements

Dateline January 30, 2011 - The Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions ended with accolades and praise from racers, sponsors, and fans alike. Dustin Evans was crowned Invitational champion. Of the two Open champions, Shaun Dunlap took the 2WD title and Tanner Denney claimed the 4WD title.

Now a permanent fixture on the racing schedule, the Reedy...

August 26, 2011
Hartson wins Short Course Showdown Round #3

Hartson wins Short Course Showdown Round #3

Category: Race Results

The third stop of the Short Course Showdown series stopped at West Coast R/C Raceway in La Mirada, CA. Many of the top pros as well and the quick local privateers in attendance meant that the event was stacked with a deep level of talent.

In Pro 4, Steven Hartson had been stalking the top...

August 23, 2011
Reedy LiPo Wins 2011 Bike World Championships

Reedy LiPo Wins 2011 Bike World Championships

Category: Race Results

The 2011 RC Bike World Championship took place at the mother of all circuits, Lostallo. Located in the Tessin region of Switzerland, Lostallo is one of the biggest and considered by many to be the most beautiful track in the world.

With four days of open practice completed, the official start...

August 18, 2011
Reedy Powers Maifield to Nationals Victory

Reedy Powers Maifield to Nationals Victory

Category: Race Results

Reedy factory driver Ryan Maifield claimed his second consecutive ROAR 2WD Short Course Modified National Championship with his Reedy LiPo powered Factory Team SC10.

Maifield drove a nearly perfect event by taking the top qualifying position in three of the four qualifying rounds and winning the first two legs of...

August 5, 2011
Rick Hohwart and Jeff Cuffs Win ROAR On-Road National Titles

Rick Hohwart and Jeff Cuffs Win ROAR On-Road National Titles

Category: Race Results

Driving Team Associated's TC6, factory team drivers Rick Hohwart and Jeff Cuffs were victorious in the 13.5 and 17.5 TC classes at the 2011 ROAR On-Road Nationals at Jackson R/C Raceway in Jackson, NJ.

Rick Hohwart dominated the 13.5 class by qualifying first in each of the four qualifying rounds...

August 3, 2011
Reedy Sweeps ROAR On-Road Nationals 13.5 TC Class

Reedy Sweeps ROAR On-Road Nationals 13.5 TC Class

Category: Race Results

The 2011 ROAR On-Road Nationals took place July 28-31 at the beautiful Jackson R/C circuit in Jackson, NJ. Temperatures in the low '90s and humid conditions with the occasional thunderstorm thrown in tested both the drivers and their electronics.

Driving a Team Associated TC6 powered by a Reedy Sonic 13.5...

July 26, 2011
Maifield 4wd IFMAR World Championship Top Qualifier

Maifield 4wd IFMAR World Championship Top Qualifier

Category: Race Results

In a dominating display of speed and driving ability, Reedy factory driver Ryan Maifield set the fastest time in 3 out of the 4 rounds completed at the 2011 IFMAR World Championships to claim the coveted pole position for the three-leg final.

Unable to match his qualifying pace, Ryan struggled a bit...

July 21, 2011
Cragg 2wd IFMAR World Championship Top Qualifier

Cragg 2wd IFMAR World Championship Top Qualifier

Category: Race Results

Reedy factory team driver Neil Cragg captured the pole position for the 2wd IFMAR World Championship in Vaasa, Finland. A combination of consistent qualifying rounds capped by the fastest run in the final round secured the top spot for the popular UK driver.

Unfortunately for Neil, bad luck in the first two legs...

July 19, 2011
Four Victories For Team Associated At JBRL Electric Round #5

Four Victories For Team Associated At JBRL Electric Round #5

Category: Race Results

Pegasus Hobbies hosted round 5 of the Electric JBRL series last weekend. With a bit of a lighter turnout compared to the previous series races, Team Associated made their presence known with quite a few podium finishes and the to the top in 4 classes.

Chris VanAir drove his Factory Team B44.1 in Expert Stock...

July 13, 2011
JR Mitch Wins ROAR Region 4 Championships

JR Mitch Wins ROAR Region 4 Championships

Category: Race Results

The 2011 ROAR Region 4 Championships was hosted by the Coral Springs R/C club in Coral Springs, FL July 8-10. A full-field of racers converged upon one of Florida’s premier off-road tracks for a weekend of intense racing action.

Reedy/Team Associated factory driver JR Mitch was the man to beat...

July 11, 2011
Reedy Bike Team Wins

Reedy Bike Team Wins

Category: Race Results

The following report was filed by team rider Thomas Feilner:

Round #5 of the Austrian Bike Challenge took place July 2-3 at the beautiful Stöhr Ring in Kirchberg, Austria.

The weather was not perfect, but almost completely dry with only one short rain shower on Saturday morning and heavy rain...

June 27, 2011
Team Associated's Ryan Maifield Doubles Up At Alabama Manufacturer Shootout

Team Associated's Ryan Maifield Doubles Up At Alabama Manufacturer Shootout

Category: Race Results

Nestled in the Deep South, the Alabama Manufacturer Shootout packed over 400 entries into a quick three-day format with three rounds of qualifying and 45-minute main events. With drivers coming from around the world to compete, the talent pool was deep. Those making the trip for Team Associated...

June 24, 2011
Follow Reedy on Twitter

Follow Reedy on Twitter

Category: Announcements

Visit http://twitter.com/reedypower and get unique insider information, product news, racing team info, and behind-the-scenes looks at the 28-Time IFMAR World Champion.

June 24, 2011
Hébert and Cuffs Sweep ROAR Region 2 Championships

Hébert and Cuffs Sweep ROAR Region 2 Championships

Category: Race Results

Keven Hébert filed the following race report:

Jackson R/C in Jackson, NJ held the 2011 ROAR Region 2 On-Road Championships on June 18. The same venue will host the ROAR Nationals later this summer, so this event was the perfect opportunity to test in full race conditions. The weather cooperated,...

June 21, 2011
Jefferies and Smith Win Reedy Cotswold National

Jefferies and Smith Win Reedy Cotswold National

Category: Race Results

In honor of the late Mike Reedy, round #2 of the UK national series was renamed the Reedy Cotswold National. Even with rain predicted for the weekend, drivers showed up in force to compete at this special round and score maximum points towards the championship.

Luckily, Saturday’s action was uninterrupted by rain. But Sunday was...

June 10, 2011
Reedy Sonic Competition 1:10 Brushless Motors

Reedy Sonic Competition 1:10 Brushless Motors

Category: Latest Products

After a three-year absence, the Reedy name is making a return to the competition 1:10 electric motor scene. Reedy's Sonic line of brushed motors were a favorite of racers worldwide and powered numerous National and World Champions in the late '80s and early '90s. It is only fitting that the...

May 26, 2011
EUROPEAN SHORT COURSE MASTERS 2011

EUROPEAN SHORT COURSE MASTERS 2011

Category: Announcements

Race with USA Superstar Ryan Maifield ... and win up to 3000 euros!

Short Course equals 100% Fun Off-Road-Racing Action. No other RC car category offers more jumping, power-drifting, and fender-to-fender excitement!

Thunder Tiger Europe proudly presents the EUROPEAN SHORT COURSE MASTERS 2011!...

May 24, 2011
JR Mitch Wins Pro 2 Modified at the Southeast Short Course Nats

JR Mitch Wins Pro 2 Modified at the Southeast Short Course Nats

Category: Race Results

Racers from across Florida converged upon Bashers R/C in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, for the inaugural Southeast Short Course Nats. The packed house of racers and spectators created an exciting and memorable atmosphere which encouraged everyone the step it up and put forth their best effort.

In the Pro 2 Modified class, JR Mitch grabbed the...

May 17, 2011
Mike Reedy, 1941 - 2011

Mike Reedy, 1941 - 2011

Category: Announcements

A message from Mike Reedy's Family:

It is with very heavy hearts that we must inform everyone of Mike Reedy's passing early May 17, 2011. Mike lost his 10-plus year battle with Parkinson's disease but passed away peacefully surrounded by many of his Associated family and friends.

As the man who turned his name into one of...

May 13, 2011
Paul Bradby and Reedy Power "Lay It Down" at Robin Hood

Paul Bradby and Reedy Power "Lay It Down" at Robin Hood

Category: Race Results

Long-standing Team Reedy/Associated driver Sir Paul Bradby picks the pockets of the locals and delivers an outstanding performance to take TQ and all three finals at the second round of the BRCA 2WD Nationals.

It was a "long, long, time ago" when Sir Paul last won a nationals-way back in...