Team Associated News

September 21, 2012
1-2-3 Sweep at the 2012 RC Bike World Championships!

1-2-3 Sweep at the 2012 RC Bike World Championships!

Category: Race Results

During the weekend of August 20-25, the Republic of San Marino hosted the RC Bike World Championships in Riccione, Italy. Hot weather greeted the competitors and luckily there was no rain expected for the duration of the competition.

The competitors began arriving on Monday for a few days of free...

September 19, 2012
Olly Jefferies Wins 2012 BRCA Touring Car Championship!

Olly Jefferies Wins 2012 BRCA Touring Car Championship!

Category: Race Results

Heading into the fifth and final round of this season's BRCA National Touring Car Series at Mendip, Olly Jefferies was one of five drivers still mathematically in contention for the title. Olly struggled at the BRCA warm-up meeting and was looking to rebound with a strong showing after making some...

September 18, 2012
Gunnar Wins Buggy in the R.O.A.R. Region 2 Mid Atlantic Series!

Gunnar Wins Buggy in the R.O.A.R. Region 2 Mid Atlantic Series!

Category: Race Results

The 2012 R.O.A.R. Region 2 Mid Atlantic Series consisted of five races spread over six months, kicking off just before Easter at Awesome RC in Fredericksburg Virginia, with the series finale taking place this past weekend at LCRC Raceway in Oakland Mills, Pennsylvania.

The series scored your best four finishes, allowing one drop...

September 18, 2012
Brandon Marsh Wins 2WD and 1:8 eBuggy in the Race Against Cancer!

Brandon Marsh Wins 2WD and 1:8 eBuggy in the Race Against Cancer!

Category: Race Results

Mccullough's Offroad in Sarver, PA hosted the 11th annual East Coast Race Against Cancer. This year's event had just over 200 entries, which provided some great racing in all classes.

Team Associated driver Brandon Marsh competed in the 2WD Buggy and 1:8 eBuggy classes.

In 2WD Buggy, Brandon was able to secure the overall...

September 17, 2012
Jason Dyckhoff Drinks Victory from the Mackay Cup!

Jason Dyckhoff Drinks Victory from the Mackay Cup!

Category: Race Results

The track crew of the Mackay Cup event in Mackay, Queensland, put in a lot of effort to get the track ready to race after not being able to do anything for months due to bad weather. Their labor resulted in a terrific track for the racers.

Day one went straight into qualifying for Nitro Buggy, and...

September 17, 2012
Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series Lights Up Las Vegas this Weekend!

Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series Lights Up Las Vegas this Weekend!

Category: Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series

The greatest show on dirt makes its way to Las Vegas, Nevada for rounds 13 and 14! This will be the first time the famed Las Vegas Motor Speedway Short Course track will be run under the lights! Be sure to keep an eye out for the Team Associated/RC10.COM drivers,...

September 17, 2012
Patrick Hofer Wins Double in Oberbüren!

Patrick Hofer Wins Double in Oberbüren!

Category: Race Results

The last round of the Swiss Nats was held in Oberbüren. More than 90 drivers had a great time on this famous Swiss track.

The track worsened every round with the rapid accumulation of stones and ruts, forcing drivers to the limits of their driving skills. Patrick cleared the qualifyings...

September 14, 2012
Michael Paige TQs and Wins RJD Hobbies Electric Challenge!

Michael Paige TQs and Wins RJD Hobbies Electric Challenge!

Category: Race Results

Team Associated factory driver Michael Paige had phenomenal success at the RJD Hobbies Electric Challenge, which was hosted under bright blue skies by RJD Hobbies & Raceway, Lincoln, IL.

His checklist of successes was short but sweet:

He finished first in 1/8 Buggy and TQ'd in 1/8 Buggy.

Finished first in 4x4 Short Course and TQ'd 4x4 Short...

September 12, 2012
2012 Brazilian Nationals 1/8 Gas Offroad

2012 Brazilian Nationals 1/8 Gas Offroad

Category: Race Results

This year our Brazilian Nationals was held in Gaspar city September 7-9, located in Santa Catarina state. The event was great with almost 90 drivers from Brazil.

I also was there to help all AE drivers and I was proud to have them on the team for this event: Marcello.b,...

September 12, 2012
5 Titles For Team Associated At Pro-Line Surf City Classic

5 Titles For Team Associated At Pro-Line Surf City Classic

Category: Race Results

For the fifth year in a row, OC/RC Raceway hosted the Surf City Classic. For the past few years the event has been title-sponsored by Pro-Line Racing. This year was no different. With over 30 heats of racing, the competition was sure to be heated and exciting.

In qualifying, Team Associated drivers took six overall top qualifying...

September 11, 2012
Cavalieri Continues Dominance In SoCal at JBRL Round #6!

Cavalieri Continues Dominance In SoCal at JBRL Round #6!

Category: Race Results

For the second week in a row, Team Associated's Ryan Cavalieri and his Factory Team RC8.2 win in Southern California! Just last week we brought you the report from the Sidewinder Nitro Explosion where Cavalieri held off some of the top pros in the industry to take the win in...

September 10, 2012
Huge success for Team Associated Finland in 2012!

Huge success for Team Associated Finland in 2012!

Category: Race Results

Summer season is now over in Finland and Team Associated had an awesome season! There were four races during the summer season and top driver Petri Ström won almost everything. Petri won Finnish Championships in Modified 2WD and 4WD classes, Nordic championship title in 2WD Modified, and he almost made...

September 10, 2012
New RC8 and SC8 Screws!

New RC8 and SC8 Screws!

Category: Latest Products

Three new lighweight, blue aluminum screws for the RC8.2e and SC8.2e are now available separately.

September 10, 2012
New RC8 and SC8 Parts!

New RC8 and SC8 Parts!

Category: Latest Products

#89496 Universal Differential Outdrives

To simplify and streamline the kit-building process, Team Associated's new universal differential outdrive is designed to replace previous outdrives for the RC8 and SC8 line of vehicles.

For RC8, RC8.2, RC8.2e, RC8T, SC8, and SC8.2e kits and RTRs.

September 7, 2012
Jako Zsolt and Kis Adam Win the Romanian Nationals

Jako Zsolt and Kis Adam Win the Romanian Nationals

Category: Race Results

The FxracingMS/Fxmodells junior team composed of drivers Jako Zsolt and Kis Adam won the Romanian National Team title in the 4WD Modified Buggy class yesterday.

Overall in the last race Zsolt came second (unfortunately the timing system missed a lap in the decisive race and we couldn't do anything about...

September 7, 2012
Iavazzo Wins South Australia State Titles

Iavazzo Wins South Australia State Titles

Category: Race Results

Sandy Iavazzo provided the following report:

Arriving at the AERCC track in Adelaide, South Australia, first thing Friday morning, it was good to see racers from all over Australia. Although this was a State Title race, it was open for all drivers to compete.

The initial setup I had on my Reedy-powered TC6.1 was...

September 6, 2012
Cavalieri Wins Expert Buggy at the 9th Annual Sidewinder Nitro Explosion

Cavalieri Wins Expert Buggy at the 9th Annual Sidewinder Nitro Explosion

Category: Race Results

For the second year in a row, ARC Raceway, located in the heart of Temecula's wine country, hosted the Sidewinder Nitro Explosion. Team Associated, the title vehicle sponsor of the event, was out in full force with Ryan Cavalieri, Ryan Maifield, and Tanner Denny all competing in the Expert Buggy...

September 5, 2012
Andy Castellini Takes 4 Wins and 3 Top Qualifiers at the Eastern States Challenge!

Andy Castellini Takes 4 Wins and 3 Top Qualifiers at the Eastern States Challenge!

Category: Race Results

Andy Castellini, driving his B4.1 and SC10, dominated 2WD Mod Buggy and 2WD Short Course at the Eastern States Challenge during the 30th anniversary of Family Hobbies. He then went on and showed his skills the next day in 1:8 scale to take down another TQ in Electric 1:8 with...

September 5, 2012
NEW! SC10RS Ready-To-Run: Hart and Huntington!

NEW! SC10RS Ready-To-Run: Hart and Huntington!

Category: Latest Products

1:10 Scale Ready-To-Run 2WD Electric Off Road Race Truck

The Hart and Huntington Off Road Race Team is a force to contend with, as they are stacked with some heavy-hitting talent! The team consists of short-course vets Josh Merrell and Rob 'Fig' Naughton, and 2011's Pro Buggy Champion Ryan Beat.

September 4, 2012
2013 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions Announcement - Entries Open Now!

2013 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions Announcement - Entries Open Now!

Category: Past Events

Now with two years under its belt in its triumphant return, The Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions continues to receive accolades and praise from racers, sponsors and fans alike. In 2012, the first European champion was crowned in the Invitational class by Jörn Neumann; Chad Due took the...