Team Associated News

April 6, 2017
Podium Finish for Team Associated F6 Debut!

Podium Finish for Team Associated F6 Debut!

Category: Race Results

This past Friday and Saturday I traveled to Springfield, OH to compete in the first Nobody's Fool Trophy Race. The event was a first for promoter Von Perry and Access Hobbies. It was more laid back and had a sense of "kiddie" feel. That might be due to it also...

April 6, 2017
NEW! Factory Team Aluminum Clamping Servo Horns

NEW! Factory Team Aluminum Clamping Servo Horns

Category: Latest Products

For 1:10 Touring Cars

Made for 6-series off-road vehicles, these 7075 T6 aluminum clamping servo horns come with a large M2.5 screw and laser-etched spline size for positive identification. The 15.5mm length provides smoother steering response.

April 4, 2017
New! Shims Now Packaged by Thickness

New! Shims Now Packaged by Thickness

Category: Latest Products

Aluminum Ballstud Washers

These small outside diameter shims common for on-road are now available separately. A new 0.5mm thickness has been added! Great for all 1:10 scale vehicles.

April 3, 2017
The Power is Yours!

The Power is Yours!

Category: Latest Products

Take your pick: Nitro, Electric, or both!

Same Race-winning design on two chassis.

H.T.C. (High Torque Capacity) differentials offer increased fluid capacity and a more consistent feel lap after lap. See more features below!...

March 31, 2017
Team Associated / Reedy Sweep Modified Buggy Classes at Round 1 Victorian Drivers Series

Team Associated / Reedy Sweep Modified Buggy Classes at Round 1 Victorian Drivers Series

Category: Race Results

Mark Rogers in 2WD and Ray Munday in 4WD led Team Associated and Reedy to a sweep of the Modified Buggy classes in Round 1 of the Victorian Drivers Series in Australia. Held in the regional town of Wodonga, over 90 entries raced on the fantastic red clay outdoor track...

March 30, 2017
Haatanen with Breakout Performance at EOS #4

Haatanen with Breakout Performance at EOS #4 (has videos)

Category: Race Results

Team Associated's young Finnish star Joona Haatanen had quite a weekend at round 4 of the European Off-Road Series at the brand new Arena33 facility in Andernach, Germany. Taking the overall top qualifying position in 2WD with his Reedy-powered B6, the former Reedy Race 2WD Open class champion fought hard...

March 28, 2017
Hebert Wins Canadian Nationals!

Hebert Wins Canadian Nationals!

Category: Race Results

The 2017 Canadian Nationals once again returned to the Seaway Mall in Welland, Ontario for what has become one of the biggest on-road competitions in North America. An enlarged track in a closed department store within the mall housed a huge 120' x 60' surface and a record 462 entries!...

March 27, 2017
New! RC8B3.1 Nitro Team Kit

New! RC8B3.1 Nitro Team Kit

Category: Latest Products

1:8 Scale Nitro 4WD Off Road Competition Buggy Kit

In the hyper-competitive world of 1:8 scale nitro off road racing one has to evolve and adapt or get left in the dust. Knowing this fact well, the engineers of Area 51 designed the RC8B3.1 Team Kit to be a winner...

March 27, 2017
NEW! RC8B3.1e Electric Team Kit

NEW! RC8B3.1e Electric Team Kit

Category: Latest Products

1:8 Scale Electric 4WD Off Road Competition Buggy Kit

Team Associated has taken the same performance engineering and developed found in the RC8B3.1 nitro buggy and used that data to create the new brushless-powered RC8B3.1e Team Kit!

Answering the demands of the fastest-growing 1:8 scale e-buggy racing class, the RC8B3.1e...

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
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 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...