Team Associated News

July 7, 2016
NEW! B6 Laydown Transmission Conversion

NEW! B6 Laydown Transmission Conversion

Category: Latest Products

The new B6 Laydown Transmission Conversion comes with everything you need to convert your B6D from a standup configuration to laydown.

"Laying down" the transmission lowers the vehicles' overall center of gravity and reduces the polar moment, allowing for increased corner speed in higher-grip conditions.

July 6, 2016
Hofer wins Swiss Nationals Round 5

Hofer wins Swiss Nationals Round 5

Category: Race Results

Last weekend, the fifth round of the Swiss Championship was held in Montagny, France. The folks at ORCM tried to prepare a top track as successfully as the one The Freiburg built earlier. Unfortunately, the rainy weather on Saturday ruined all of their hard work.

Though the track was extremely washed out by rain, Factory...

July 1, 2016
NEW! FT Aluminum Wing Buttons

NEW! FT Aluminum Wing Buttons

Category: Latest Products

NEW Factory Team Aluminum Wing Buttons can be used on various vehicles such as 1:10 on- and off-road as well as 1:8 buggies and truggies.

These new wing buttons help keep the wing secured during the heat of battle. The bottom side of the buttons have been recessed to allow...

June 30, 2016
Will Brinton wins Round 4 of the Team Associated Summer Series

Will Brinton wins Round 4 of the Team Associated Summer Series

Category: Race Results

Round 4 of The Team Associated Summer Series at the Hobbyplex was last weekend, and the competition was stacked with heavy hitters from all over the mid-west. The race had a nice turnout with 194 entries.

Team Associated/Reedy team racer Will Brinton was an unstoppable force in Modified Racing Truck,...

June 30, 2016
New! Reedy 1216-C2 Dual AC/DC Competition Balance Charger with International Power Cords

New! Reedy 1216-C2 Dual AC/DC Competition Balance Charger with International Power Cords

Category: Latest Products

Reedy's 1216-C2 Dual AC/DC Competition Battery Charger is now available with the appropriate power cords for use in select zones worldwide!

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...

June 30, 2016
NEW! FT RC10B6 Titanium Screw Kit

NEW! FT RC10B6 Titanium Screw Kit

Category: Latest Products

Switch your RC10B6 and B6D to titanium screws for more weight savings! 90 screws included, 86 for the B6 and 88 for the B6D.

June 28, 2016
Improved V2 Diff Shimming Method

Improved V2 Diff Shimming Method

Category: Announcements

After several weeks of testing and racing the 1:8 scale V2 diffs, our engineering team has found a setup that improves the consistency and length of time between rebuilds of the V2 differentials.

This improvement applies to the Team Associated RC8T3, RC8T3e and to any optional V2 differentials that were...

June 28, 2016
Baker gobbles up win at Big Fat Turkey Race

Baker gobbles up win at Big Fat Turkey Race

Category: Race Results

This past weekend, the 10th annual Big Fat Turkey Race was held in Camarillo, CA. With nice weather in the low 80s, and with just over 130 entries and 18 heats, it was bound to make for a good day of racing. Reedy Team Driver Barry Baker was on hand...

June 22, 2016
Steven Hartson leads the team to 7 victories at JRBL Electric Round 4

Steven Hartson leads the team to 7 victories at JRBL Electric Round 4

Category: Race Results

Under the sunny skies of Huntington Beach lies the world-famous OCRC Raceway. Currently the home of the prestigious Reedy Off-Road Race of Champions, the facility guaranteed a great day of racing. Team Associated was well represented by Steven Hartson, Jake Mayo, Nick Wautlet, Chris Vanair, Nick Miller, Tyler Hicks, and...

June 21, 2016
Tony Bacon Kicks Cancer's Butt with his RC8T3 and RC8B3!

Tony Bacon Kicks Cancer's Butt with his RC8T3 and RC8B3!

Category: Race Results

This weekend we attended the Team Associated-sponsored Karsyn's Krusader's Race in Evansdale, IA. It is a cancer benefit race where we are kicking cancer's butt one lap at a time. This year's event brought some of the fastest guys in the Midwest to hammer it out at LRT Raceways, a...

June 18, 2016
Shay wins Pro Buggy with his RC8B3 at SOS Round 1

Shay wins Pro Buggy with his RC8B3 at SOS Round 1

Category: Race Results

This past weekend the first round of the Southern Offroad Series was held at Henry County Remote Control Racing (HCRCR) in McDonough, GA. The race brought in drivers from all over the southeast, reaching a grand total of 195 entries for the one-day event. The traction was awesome all weekend...

June 17, 2016
Zammit takes 3 at the Victorian Drivers Series, Round 2

Zammit takes 3 at the Victorian Drivers Series, Round 2

Category: Race Results

Team Associated and Reedy dominated the Open classes in round 2 of the Victorian Drivers Series down under, with young gun Cameron Zammit doing the "triple" -- taking 2WD Mod, 4WD Mod, and Stadium Truck against a deep field.

Held in the regional town of Mildura, 550km northwest of Melbourne,...

June 16, 2016
New! Optional Tall Rear Shock Tower for the RC10B6 and B6D

New! Optional Tall Rear Shock Tower for the RC10B6 and B6D

Category: Latest Products

The optional, tall rear shock tower allows your RC10B6 and RC10B6D to accommodate longer, higher-capacity 31mm shocks (the same shocks that come on the B5 series) for better compliance on very bumpy or loose tracks.

June 15, 2016
Rivkin and RC8B3 R.O.A.R. National Champion

Rivkin and RC8B3 R.O.A.R. National Champion

Category: Race Results

The 2016 running of the R.O.A.R. 1:8 Fuel Off-Road Nationals returned to the site of the 2014 event at Thornhill Racing Circuit outside of Austin, TX in Hutto. Racers from around the country and Canada were in attendance to see the renovations to the facility. With a 28,500 sq. ft.

June 13, 2016
New! Reedy Blackbox 1000Z+ ESC / Sonic 540-M3 Combos

New! Reedy Blackbox 1000Z+ ESC / Sonic 540-M3 Combos

Category: Latest Products

Blackbox 800Z ESC/Sonic 540-M3 Spec motor combos have been hugely popular, so we felt that it was time to let Modified racers in on the action. Now Blackbox 1000Z+ ESC combos that include the most popular Sonic 540-M3 Modified off-road motors are available!

Reedy's Blackbox 1000Z+ is a simple-to-use, economical, and powerful ESC...

June 11, 2016
Hofer Wins Third round of Swiss Nats with his RC8B3

Hofer Wins Third round of Swiss Nats with his RC8B3

Category: Race Results

Last weekend was the third round of the Swiss Nationals championship put on by the BC Hornets at Lutisburg, Switzerland, with over 130 drivers competing on this Astroturf race track. The weather was not ideal over the weekend, but with the Astroturf surface, it did not affect the race much.

June 10, 2016
Double TC7 Podium at BRCA Adur

Double TC7 Podium at BRCA Adur

Category: Race Results

The second round of the 2016 BRCA Touring Car Championship took place at the Adur circuit in West Sussex, England. The Adur venue is a new addition to this year's nationals calendar, but was known to many of the CML drivers as the host of the Essex Summer Series race...

June 10, 2016
NEW! XP LED Aluminum Light Bars

NEW! XP LED Aluminum Light Bars

Category: Latest Products

Add to your night-time driving fun with these plug-and-play XP Light Bars. With 5-LED, 7-LED, and 10-LED light bars, there's one that fits your vehicle.

June 9, 2016
3 Summer Series Wins for Team Associated at the Plex

3 Summer Series Wins for Team Associated at the Plex

Category: Race Results

Title: 3 Summer Series Wins for Team Associated at the Plex

Round 3 of the Team Associated Summer Series at the Plex opened with some deja vu. Much like Round 2, 170 racers from Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, and Minnesota were on hand to battle it out for the top...

June 8, 2016
Three Wins for Team Associated at the JBRL Round 3

Three Wins for Team Associated at the JBRL Round 3

Category: Race Results

The third round of the JBRL Nitro Series was held at one of Southern California's best-known 1:8-scale tracks, Revelation Raceway. The weather was nearly into the triple digits, but that didn't stop Team Associated drivers Kody Numedahl, Dayton Brown, Jeff Guest, Jake Mayo, Nick Miller, and Nick Wautlet from dominating...