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St Louis RC Drag Race High Speed Club

Event Coverage – STL RC Drag Racing & High Speed Club

RC Street racing is popular all over the country for good reason, people like to get together and see who’s the fastest. In St Louis, the STL Drag Club has been running for several years now, for bragging rights, and to just have a good time. I joined in with the St Louis Drag Racers over the weekend and had [...]

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STL RC Drag Racing And High Speed Club

Running With The STL RC Drag Racers

Last weekend I once again got the chance to hang out and run with the STL RC Drag Racers. For 2012 they’ve moved more towards 5th scales, there were HPI 5B’s everywhere. Top speeds among their 5th scale gas burning crowd was in the 70 mph range. The STL RC Drag Racers allow any scale and type of vehicle to run. [...]

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VP Racing Fuels

VP Racing Fuels At HobbyTown Convention 2012

Another company showing at the 2012 HobbyTown USA Convention was VP Racing Fuels. VP was showing off their specially blended PowerMaster surface and air nitro blends. They make fuel for nearly every rc application, for all you rc drag guys I did see they make a 50% nitro blend just for you. Click THIS link for more information. Into rc drag [...]

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IMDRA Midwest Nationals Pictures -part 2

Make sure you check out part 1 here. Even though RC Drag Racing isn’t a huge piece of the pie when it comes participation, it’s still an important part like Cubby mentioned recently. The batteries, the motors, the engines, all this stuff is tested and tuned beyond belief. You think you know someone that can tune a nitro? You haven’t [...]

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IMDRA Midwest Nationals Pictures -part 1

So this last weekend I attended the IMDRA Midwest Nationals at the Lynwood R/C Dragway. I was looking forward to racing at the event, but due to some conflicting scheduling I was only able to make it out to watch the finals on Sunday. I was bummed that I didn’t get to be [...]

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Street Car Chaos – RC Drag Racing Event!

Holeshot RC Drag Racing, along with Big Squid RC and Hobby Town of Orland Park IL. present Street Car Chaos – RC Drag Racing in the Hobby Town parking lot in Orland Park IL. These street car events that Holeshot RC have been putting on are pretty much the events that brought RC Drag Racing to the [...]

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R/C Around the Web - No Linkation without Representation edi…

I read and watch a ton of stuff on the internets every day. Some of that stuff I end up liking a lot and bookmarking for later. This new weekly feature highlights those links. Build Log: Dumas 19′ Racing Runabout – This will be one to keep an eye on for a while. It’s going to be a [...]

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RC Drag Racing Video from Lynwood – Hi-Def Version!

Here is the link for the Hi-Def version of the video I recently uploaded. This is from the first Lynwood Dragway event of the year. It was also the first event shot with the new Hi-Def camcorder! The video is zipped, and around 40 meg. It’s in mp4 format. If you don’t think you can watch [...]

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RC Drag Racing Video – Lynwood Dragway – Shot in Hi-Def!

I finally had a few days to put together a full video from the Lynwood Dragway event opener a few months back! This was one of the first videos shot with the new Hi-Def camcorder! I’ll try and have a real hi-def version to download soon, but this one looks pretty darn good! This was an official Midwest RC Drag [...]

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RC Drag Racing Pics from the Big Squid RC Breakneck Bash!

Just wanted to post up a few pictures of the winners from the Breakneck Bash at the Lynwood RC Dragway. Anyone who came out to support the RC Drag Racing scene is a winner in my book! Congrats to all the winners! Check out their cars and sweet winners plaques. (Provided by Big Squid RC) [...]

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Big Squid RC Breakneck Bash – RC Dragracing Weekend

Another great weekend of racing! We had a decent turnout at the Lynwood R/C Dragway this weekend for the Big Squid RC Breakneck Bash. The weather held off, and we didn’t get the 95’s people were talking about, but we did get some 130 degree track temps! Kevin and Jerry did a good job of keeping the [...]

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RC Drag Racing - Midwest RC Drag Series - Big Squid RC Break…

This weekend, August 2nd and 3rd is the Big Squid RC – Break Neck Bash, at the Lynwood Drag Way! Mark your calendars! For all the details and information, check out the official Midwest RC Drag Racing forums Right Here!

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Cub Report – The Week That Seemed to Be 07.27.08

Good evening, good morning, hello, hello- welcome to yet another edition of the loathed Cub-Report. So you like to go fast eh? Well, everybody does, that’s why we are in this sport. Word went public this week about this years big high speed run event. Nic Case, current pwn’er of all things high speed, worked with Castle Creations and RC Driver [...]

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RC Drag Racing – Camaro Funny Car Body from GMS!

In a new press release from Grand Motorsports: The Protoform 1111 Funny Car It’s BACK! This classic Fuel Coupe body comes with a separate rear spoiler. Body dimension are: 5.75 inches wide in the front to 6.65 in the rear, 21 inches long. Made from .030″ lexan. Fits most 12 to 14 inch wheelbase funny car drag chassis, [...]

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GMS RC Drag Racing Wheelie Bar System

I just got a press release from Grand Motorsports about their new Wheelie Bar! Here is the press release: Grand Motorsports Advanced Wheelie Bar System Grand Motorsports announces the release of their new shock-loaded wheelie bar system. Designed to allow optimum weight transfer under acceleration, the new GMS wheelie bar system allows you to tune and control your launch [...]

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