Team Associated News

November 9, 2011
Renato Tradardi Jr. and RC8.2 Crowned Copa Sudamericana TT Champion

Renato Tradardi Jr. and RC8.2 Crowned Copa Sudamericana TT Champion

Category: Race Results

The Copa Sudamericana TT took place in Santiago at the Pista San Bernardo XRC Racing facility in the beautiful country of Chile. Stretching down the West coast of South America, Chile is one of the most prosperous nations in South America, thus making it a great destination for the annual...

November 9, 2011
Russia Championship 2011 Electric Offroad

Russia Championship 2011 Electric Offroad

Category: Race Results

Russia Championship 2011 Electric Offroad race was held October 15-16. It was the club's "RcGarager713" outdoor track. The track was a carpet/earth finish in the ratio of 90% of carpet and 10% of ground. The event brought together the strongest pilots of Russia.

As a result of the Russian Championship 2011, Yudin Roman...

November 8, 2011
Final of EP OFF ROAD CUP 2011

Final of EP OFF ROAD CUP 2011

Category: Race Results

The last stage of "EP RUSSIA OFF ROAD CUP 2011" series played October 9-10. Competitions were held in off-road track of "Pilot" club. The track was Astroturf cover and tile in a ratio of 90% of the Astroturf and 10% of the tile. Yudin Roman from AE Russia Team performed...

November 7, 2011
Tanner Denney Wins 2WD Modified at Round 2 of the 2011 KBRL Electric Series

Tanner Denney Wins 2WD Modified at Round 2 of the 2011 KBRL Electric Series

Category: Race Results

Round 2 of the KBRL Series kicked off at the Fear Farm located in Phoenix, Arizona. A record 200 entries showed up to compete in the fast-growing series. The traction level provided was extremely hooked up with a watered surface making it relatively loose when it was dry. Tire choice...

November 7, 2011
Jason Ruona, Paul Wynn, Daimon Borkowitz, and Felix Law win at round 3 of the Super Cup Championship Series

Jason Ruona, Paul Wynn, Daimon Borkowitz, and Felix Law win at round 3 of the Super Cup Championship Series

Category: Race Results

NewRed Hobbies was the site for round 3 of the Super Cup Series, held on October 29th, in Ocala, Florida. A great weekend to be at an indoor track, as drizzle and rain was coming down Friday evening and Saturday morning. The NewRed crew had the new layout prepared, with...

November 4, 2011
Fall Classic

Fall Classic

Category: Race Results

The Fall Classic is always the first indoor trophy race as we move from racing outside to inside at Leisure Hours Raceway in Joliet, IL.

This year is the eighth annual Fall Classic and Brian Mellow asked if I (Mike Nelson) would wear a pink shirt to show support for...

November 2, 2011
The Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series heads to Las Vegas this weekend!

The Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series heads to Las Vegas this weekend!

Category: Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series

That's right, race fans, the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) will be back at the famous Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend to race the final two rounds to see who will take home the championship 2011 titles! You will not want to miss one second of short-course...

November 1, 2011
SC10RS RTR Combos

SC10RS RTR Combos

Category: Latest Products

The SC10RS (Race-Spec) RTR Combo is a ready-to-run replica of the trucks driven in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series. The SC10RS combo features a water-resistant high-power XP SC700 Brushless Speed Control, water-resistant enclosed receiver box, blue anodized aluminum V2 coil-over shocks, sealed gear differential, KMC...

November 1, 2011

SC10 RTR Combos

Category: Latest Products

The SC10 RTR Combo comes ready-to-run with a factory-finished short-course race truck body, short-course style wheels, aggressive tread multi-terrain tires, XP2 radio system, and includes a Reedy 3000 mAh battery and wall charger.

November 1, 2011
ROAR Region 8 Off-Road Regionals

ROAR Region 8 Off-Road Regionals

Category: Race Results

Hobbytown in Omaha, Nebraska was the setting for this year’s ROAR Region 8 Off-Road event. There were nearly 150 racers at the newly enclosed HobbyPlex to battle for Midwest bragging rights. The facility at the HobbyPlex is just amazing, with indoor carpet and dirt along with a full-line...

October 31, 2011
Patrick Hofer 4WD Swiss Champion

Patrick Hofer 4WD Swiss Champion

Category: Race Results

With perfect weather, the drivers were able to give everything again on the last run. Team driver Patrick was able to dominate in all the heats in the 4WD category and picked up TQ. Patrick got second place in 2WD.

He has won the Swiss Championships three times in a...

October 28, 2011
Factory Team Ti Shock Mounts for the SC10 4x4

Factory Team Ti Shock Mounts for the SC10 4x4

Category: Latest Products

"Bling" out your SC10 4WD with #91139 FT Titanium Shock Mounts.

Made of durable 6AL-4V Titanium.

Save 3g (40% lower weight) per pair over the standard steel shock mounts for a lower overall CG.

Fits SC10 4x4 kit and SC10 4x4 RTR.

October 28, 2011
Olly Jefferies Wins BRCA 1/12 Nationals Round #1

Olly Jefferies Wins BRCA 1/12 Nationals Round #1

Category: Race Results

Round #1 of the 1/12 BRCA Championship featured a great result by Team Associated/Reedy/LRP factory driver Olly Jefferies. Host track Ardent Raceway, a favorite among the racers, was the perfect venue to begin an exciting new season.

Olly quickly seized control of the round by putting his Team Associated 12R5.1...

October 26, 2011
TC6 Factory Team Ceramic Bearing Set

TC6 Factory Team Ceramic Bearing Set

Category: Latest Products

The TC6 Ceramic Bearing Set includes 14 driveline bearings to improve performance by reducing drag and increasing longevity.

#31352 TC6 Ceramic Bearing Set...

October 26, 2011
Raffy Abello Wins RC Oktoberfest with RC8.2 Debut

Raffy Abello Wins RC Oktoberfest with RC8.2 Debut

Category: Race Results

On October 16 the Team Associated RC8.2 buggy made its racing debut in the Philippines at the CV Off-Road Track in Quezon City for the 2011 RC Oktoberfest. Raffy Abello, who experienced radio problems during qualifying, started in the B Main. After the 30-minute final run of the B Main,...

October 26, 2011
Team Associated/Reedy Sweeps JConcepts Indoor National Series

Team Associated/Reedy Sweeps JConcepts Indoor National Series

Category: Race Results

Announced early 2011, the JConcepts Indoor National Championship Series consisted of four rounds at various indoor track locations across the nation. The series started out in St. Louis, Missouri, at SmacTrac, then moved out West to OC/RC in Huntington Beach, California, and then up the coast to Outback Raceway in...

October 25, 2011
RC8.2e Factory Team Kit #80907 -- 1:8 Scale Electric 4WD Off Road Competition Buggy Kit

RC8.2e Factory Team Kit #80907 -- 1:8 Scale Electric 4WD Off Road Competition Buggy Kit

Category: Latest Products

Team Associated has taken all of the refinements from the RC8.2 and have applied them to our electric-power platform-creating the RC8.2e Factory Team Kit! The RC8.2e has already been proven as a winner after TQing and winning the 2011 Sidewinder Nitro Explosion in the capable hands of Ryan Cavalieri.

The RC8.2e Factory Team Kit has a long list of...

October 25, 2011
Dirtinator Lays Down the Law at the Southwest Indoor Grand Prix

Dirtinator Lays Down the Law at the Southwest Indoor Grand Prix

Category: Race Results

The 9th annual Southwest Indoor Grand Prix, hosted by Tucson, AZ's Competition Hobbies, should be re-named as the BK Invitational. Team Associated's Brian Kinwald owns this track and went on a tear, TQ'ing 14 of the 16 rounds of qualifying among 2WD Modified, Modified Truck, Pro2 and Pro4.

Starting from pole position in everything but Pro4, Kinwald showed...

October 24, 2011
The Ryan & Ryan Show Shines Brightly at the 2011 Sidewinder Nitro Explosion

The Ryan & Ryan Show Shines Brightly at the 2011 Sidewinder Nitro Explosion

Category: Race Results

New ventures bring new challenges and Team Associated's Ryan Maifield and Ryan Cavalieri rose to the occasion. With the Sidewinder Nitro Explosion moving to ARC Raceway in Temecula, CA, many racers were seeing the facility for the first time.

Taking the top two grid positions in the Expert Gas Buggy,...

October 21, 2011
Reedy Off Road Race Lottery Entrants Announced

Reedy Off Road Race Lottery Entrants Announced

Category: Announcements

The time that all the pre-entries have been waiting for has arrived. The drawing of lottery entrants for the 2012 Reedy International Off Road Race of Champions has been completed. To see if you're one of the lucky 117 names (200 entries) who get first crack at competing...