With Traxxas engineers pumping out new models seemingly every week and awesome upgrades seemingly every other week it leaves one to wonder what the likes of HPI, Team Associated, and Losi will do to keep up if they wish to get any share of the mainstream market. It’s no news that Traxxas dominates the local hobby shops in terms of model selection and parts availability but what will the others do should they wish to get a little share of those shelves. Read on »»
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A few weeks ago in our newsletter, I discussed Ryan Maifield’s win at the IFMAR 1/8 Scale Buggy World Championships in Pattaya, Thailand. This time he’s done it again at the Arizona State Championships.
Every year for the past 25 years, the fastest drivers in the southwest have been competing in Arizona for the State Championship. This year it was held at the infamous SRS in Scottsdale Arizona with over 150 cars racing at the track. Arizona’s own Ryan Maifield set a fast pace throughout the race, however during the second round he was passed by JConcepts Tanner Denney. By Saturday, Maifield had taken the lead again with his Team Associated B4.1. Read on »»
The Schumacher Winter BTCC Open was held last weekend at the awesome Moto Arena Silverstone, the world’s premier RC Racing and Virtual Racing destination. The event attracted a good number of quality drivers and top UK national drivers; however, CML and Team Associated drivers Olly Jeffries and Chris Slater dominated the competition. Read on »»
It seems like everyone in the short course world has been clamoring for a 4X4 model of their favorite HPI Blitz or Team Associated SC10 short course trucks. A quick look at most forums will show the same sort of questions being asked over and over again. People always hoping someone has heard something about HPI or Team Associated releasing a 4X4 model of their short course trucks. The trouble is nobody really knows for sure. Read on »»