Team Associated News

March 23, 2017
McBride claims 7th National Championship in a row at Australian Nationals Round 1

McBride claims 7th National Championship in a row at Australian Nationals Round 1

Category: Race Results

Last weekend I attended the first round of the Australian Nationals, held at a track run by the South District Model Car Club (SDMCC) down in Adelaide, South Australia. This weekend I would be running my RC8T3 and my RC8B3 for four rounds of qualifying and then into the semi-final...

March 23, 2017
Hofer Wins Season Opening at Butschwil GP

Hofer Wins Season Opening at Butschwil GP

Category: Race Results

It was an awesome weekend for Team Associated at the international Bütschwil GP, held in Switzerland. BC Hornets put on a good event with over 100 drivers from Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Italy, Portugal, and others racing on its challenging indoor dirt track.

Factory Driver Patrick Höfer showed off his RC8B3 on the...

March 21, 2017
Zsolt wins Romania Indoor Challenge with his B6D

Zsolt wins Romania Indoor Challenge with his B6D

Category: Race Results

This was the first race at our new indoor race track here in Tg-Mures Transilvania. We had about 35 racers from around the country for the first race, battling in four classes. Fxmodells/ Fxracing driver Jako Zsolt won the 13.5T 2WD Buggy class with his Team Associated B6D. He dominated...

March 20, 2017
Hohwart TQs and Wins CTS Round 2

Hohwart TQs and Wins CTS Round 2

Category: Race Results

The 2017 California Touring Series round 2 (CTS2) visited Freedom Park Raceway in Camarillo for the second round of the championship. A healthy turnout of over 100 entries (27 in Modified TC alone) were on hand at the historic facility which has been in operation for over 30 years! Series...

March 17, 2017
Team Associated takes 9 wins at the JBRL Electric series, round 1

Team Associated takes 9 wins at the JBRL Electric series, round 1

Category: Race Results

Team Associated had a terrific showing in round 1 of the JBRL electric series. Coyote Hobbies in Victorville, CA, is a great facility with caring owners who worked very hard to keep their track in the best condition.

On Saturday we started off with two rounds of qualifying. After both...

March 17, 2017
New Parts for the B64 and B64D

New Parts for the B64 and B64D

Category: Race Results

B64 FT Aluminum Steering Rack

Strengthen your front steering assembly with the B64 Aluminum Steering Rack. Now in machined aluminum for increased durability.

March 17, 2017
Hebert Wins R.O.A.R. Carpet Nationals!

Hebert Wins R.O.A.R. Carpet Nationals!

Category: Race Results

The 2017 R.O.A.R. Carpet Nationals was hosted by Donny Lia's impressive 360V2 Raceway in New Rochelle, NY. A challenging, relatively large track layout and CRC black carpet surface rewarded great driving and those who could adapt their setups to high grip levels that increased as the event wore on.

Keven Hébert was the class of the field in 1:12...

March 16, 2017
Back in Stock: ESS-ONE+ Engine Sound System

Back in Stock: ESS-ONE+ Engine Sound System

Category: Announcements

The ESS-ONE+ Engine Sound System lets you choose from multiple throaty race engine sounds, shifting, brakes, and turbo blowoff valves! The programmable ESS-ONE+ delivers these sounds in one simple, small box for a clean and easy installation. Whether you drive a short course truck, drift, F1, or rally car, the...

March 16, 2017
Three Wins for Team Associated/Reedy Powered at the Desert Classic

Three Wins for Team Associated/Reedy Powered at the Desert Classic (has videos)

Category: Race Results

The inaugural Desert Classic was hosted by the amazing new Hobby Action facility in Chandler, Arizona. Drivers from across the United States descended on the new facility, and the event created for some excellent racing among the 286 entries. The event was condensed into two days of racing with three...

March 14, 2017
New Parts for the RC10F6 Team Kit

New Parts for the RC10F6 Team Kit

Category: Latest Products

Click on the button below to download the PDF of all the new parts being released for the RC10F6 Factory Team Kit. List only, no photos.

March 13, 2017
NEW! RC10B64 Team Kit

NEW! RC10B64 Team Kit (has videos)

Category: Latest Products

1:10 Scale 4WD Electric Off Road Competition Buggy Kit

It all started with a 1-2-3 sweep

In 2007, the RC10B44 swept the podium at the I.F.M.A.R. World Championships. Since then, Team Associated's first 1:10 scale 4WD buggy has held a dominant place at the front of the field. The B44...

March 10, 2017
Back in Stock: Reedy 1216-C2 Dual AC/DC Competition Balance Charger

Back in Stock: Reedy 1216-C2 Dual AC/DC Competition Balance Charger

Category: Announcements

Reedy's 1216-C2 Dual AC/DC Competition Battery Charger is now back in stock and shipping!

Thanks to a high-performance microprocessor and specialized operating software, the 1216-C2 is versatile, easy to use, and incorporates many advanced features to make it the perfect charging solution for new hobbyists, casual enthusiasts, or hardcore racers.

March 9, 2017
Team Associated Sweeps 7 South Australian Titles

Team Associated Sweeps 7 South Australian Titles

Category: Race Results

Team Associated completed a clean sweep of the 1:10 electric offroad 2017 South Australian titles, winning 7 out of 7 classes at the debut outdoor race for the new B64D 4WD!

Held at the Adelaide RC Raceway, it was the first SA titles in 17 years and over 140 entries...

March 8, 2017
Reedy Power Victory at 12Track Tour Round 2

Reedy Power Victory at 12Track Tour Round 2

Category: Race Results

Round 2 of the 12Track Tour, the Finnish 1:12 national series, was hosted by the RaumRC club at the Eurajoki circuit. This is the second year in a row visiting this large and technically challenging track, which is built inside an old supermarket. A combination of driving and setup ability...

March 7, 2017
New Parts for the B64 and B64D Buggies

New Parts for the B64 and B64D Buggies

Category: Latest Products

#92013 B64 Rear Shock Tower, long

This optional, tall rear shock tower allows your RC10B64 and RC10B64D to accommodate longer, higher-capacity 31mm shocks for better compliance on very bumpy or loose tracks.

Associated has these optional 31mm shock bodies in two versions:

#91482 12x31 mm V2 Shock Bodies

#91578 FT 12x31 mm FOX® Shock Bodies with Genuine Kashima...

March 7, 2017
Kyle McBride's double win at ACT Nitro State Championships

Kyle McBride's double win at ACT Nitro State Championships

Category: Race Results

This past weekend my father and I attended the ACT State championships in Canberra, Australia. This is the same track where the final third round of the Australian Nationals is going to be held, so we decided it was a good idea to get some track time there. The Canberra...

March 7, 2017
NEW! RC10B6D Essentials mobile app

NEW! RC10B6D Essentials mobile app (has videos)

Category: Latest Products

All the Team Associated "essential" paper content included in the box for the RC10B6D has been sized to fit mobile and tablet screens.

You'll have plenty of resources at hand if you need to fix the buggy, tune it, or understand how things work. You'll be able to show it...

March 6, 2017
Hohwart and Caster go 1-2 at CTS2 Round 1

Hohwart and Caster go 1-2 at CTS2 Round 1

Category: Race Results

The long-anticipated second season of the California Touring Series (CTS) kicked off at TQ R/C Raceway's carpet track in Chino Hills with a hotly contested modified class featuring the region's top racers. The format called for two rounds of rocket round 5-minute qualifying with 6-minute single main events. The winner...

March 3, 2017
Cameron takes Buggy and Truggy in 1:8 Nitro Victorian Driver series Round 1

Cameron takes Buggy and Truggy in 1:8 Nitro Victorian Driver series Round 1

Category: Race Results

I had a great weekend at Bad RC in Bendigo for round one of the Victorian driver series. Dad and I arrived in Bendigo Saturday morning. When we arrived we saw the track had molasses put down on it, which was great for me, because I like high-bite tracks.

Sunday morning race day! When we got up, we heard...

March 3, 2017
Hohwart and Caster go 1-2 at CTS2 Round 1!

Hohwart and Caster go 1-2 at CTS2 Round 1!

Category: Race Results

The long-anticipated second season of the California Touring Series (CTS) kicked off at TQ R/C Raceway's carpet track in Chino Hills with a hotly contested modified class featuring the region's top racers. The format called for two rounds of rocket round 5-minute qualifying with 6-minute single main events. The winner...