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RC Pro Products now has Air Filter Oil. As the name implies it is some sticky stuff! Once applied to the filter and allowed to dry for awhile it becomes quit sticky! Just what is needed to stop dirt from getting to your expensive motors. This Air Filter oil comes in a rather large container [...]
RC Pro Series Interviews Nic Day, the 2008 Intermediate Arena Truck National Champion ******************** RC Pro: Nic lets start out with where the heck did you come from? I mean last year no one knew you and all the sudden your winning everything? Nic: Well. I starting racing hard at the beginning of the 07 season in KY. I ran the [...]
Schumacher USA is proud to announce a sponsorship and support agreement with the Baghdad International Speedway R/C Club for all the Soldiers and Civilians at the Camp Liberty R/C track. Schumacher USA was recently contacted by Sergeant First Class Sam House (Ret.) in Baghdad Iraq about their local R/C club, “The Baghdad International Speedway R/C Club”, located at the [...]
Hello, hello, welcome to yet another edition of the famed and feared Cub Report, the rc industry’s only truly wfo opinion column. Battle of the big league sponsorships. Did AE get pwned by Traxxas again? Well, the state of 1:1 short course racing is actually pretty fubar at the moment. CORR, who really put short course racing on the map [...]
I apologize for your lack of RC news for the last day or so. Our ISP server took a big crash taking out about 30 sites that they host. 🙁 I’m glad to say we are back up and running, but lost a few news stories in that time. Doing our best to get them back up, and get [...]
NOW ROAR APPROVED! Lighter than Ni-Mh with much better run times and performance, Racers Edge releases 2 new 5000 Mah 25c 2S1P LiPo packs available with either a Dean’s or a Traxxas connector. These packs use the same balancing connection as Align or Electrifly chargers! As always, be sure to use a voltage cut-off if your [...]
From Team Orion comes their new Battery Safe! Designed to ensure maximum safety without the boring old plain looking battery bags. This stunning design will look great in any pit but also greatly decreases the risks of fire damage and injury! Available in two different sizes, medium and large. Part numbers ORI43022 Battery Safe (Medium) ORI43023 Battery Safe (Large) Check them [...]
Forgot where you placed that Flywheel Wrench? Hot off the line is Xceed’s newest tool kit. This 24 piece tool-set is designed to contain all your wrenching needs in one bag. Just about everything you need is enclosed and organized so no searching around for the right tool anymore! Embroidered on the front is [...]
Team Associated has released their new Combo designed just for crawling! This combo is a genius when it comes to low speed drivability, super sensitive starting, and accelerating! The hand wound Crawler 21.5 Brushless motoe features sensor/sensorless operation and neodymium magnets (sintered). Auto-Hill brake, no reverse delay and 4 unique crawler throttle profiles round out the [...]
Lot of good stuff coming out of Racers Edge lately! Their new 35c Race Edition 4000 LiPo will surely make your racer scream! Featuring industry standard bullet ports, battery “bumps”, and comes with a Deans connector wire set complete with Align style balance plug! Be sure to use a voltage cut off if your speed [...]
Just saw the press release from Team Associated about them being the Official R/C Car of the Lucas Oil Off Road Series! Sounds like I had heard something similar before.. (Traxxas Becomes Title Sponsor of TORC. ) “With this partnership we look forward to not only increasing the brand awareness of Team Associated, but to exposing the R/C [...]
Just announced from ROAR is the new 2009 1:10 “Provisional” Short Course Truck rules. From ROAR: “ROAR, the Official USA and Canadian sanctioning body for R/C Car and Truck Competition, announced the formation of 1:10 Scale Electric Short Course Truck (SCT) construction specifications to its Racing Membership and Manufacture Affiliate Partners. The 1:10 SCT Specifications, will be the 2009 SCT [...]
Recently, Cubby mentioned something about trying to spread the word about RC to the masses, and that we should stick RC stickers on our full scale vehicles, well, not a few hours after that post I got an email with this picture! Awesome! I’ll get it added to the Fan Pictures section soon! Thanks!
Over in our RC Reviews section, pro driver Tim Mohr just added a review of the Thunder Tech Racing Outlaw Chassis for the Traxxas Slash! Click the image or RIGHT HERE to read the full review! If you are looking for a real improvement upgrade to your Slash, I sense a new Chassis in your future!