ROAR Nationals to be held at Thornhill Circuit

Thornhill Racing Circuit will play host to the 2014 ROAR 1/8th Off-road fuel Nationals on June 18th-22nd. Thornhill Racing Circuit located in Texas, the best that ROAR has to offer will descend onto a track designed and built by world-renowned Joey “The Dirt” Christensen to contest who will be our next national champions. Joey will…

Associated RC10TC6.2 Factory Team Kit

Team Associated just announced their latest version of their ever popular TC6 touring car platform, the TC6.2 Factory Team. As expected the Associated TC6.2 Factory Team has a number of improvements and fixes making it even better than the previous version such as the upgraded bulkhead, chassis configuration and top plate that allow flex to…

XRAY T4 2014 Touring Car

XRAY taken their T4 electric touring car and have further updated it to the XRAY T4 2014 touring car. The newly updated T4 includes updated suspension mounts that are now fixed onto the chassis rather than being a part of the bulkhead assembly. Included with the XRAY T4 2014 kit come FR single and RF…

Roar amends electric chassis rule

Electric chassis rule amendment – After careful consideration, the ROAR Committee has approved some new wording to clarify acceptable chassis configurations for electric racing after the release of a number of “short” battery packs. These packs are generally shorter than maximum length, which are completely legal, given that the rules only specify maximum dimensions for…

ROAR sets new battery approval procedures

ROAR has announced a new battery approval procedure that are less costly, and provide quicker access to the latest battery technology. Under the previous rules, batteries were only approved 4 times per year. This led to mostly manufacturers complaining about one another using “illegal” batteries that were not approved before the previous deadline.

Team Losi micro foam track

If you’ve got one of Team Losi’s micro 1/24th scale 4WD rc short course truck or 4WD rally car and are looking to create a track – well look no further. Team Losi has created a “L” shaped, portable track made specifically for their 1/24th scale RC’s. The track is make of a foam surface…

2010 Byron Fuels Off-road challenge

Byron Fuels is holding a nitro off-road challenge from September 30th – October 3rd, 2010 at the Nitro Pit in Wittmann, AZ. The event will be open expert and open buggy and truggy nitro r/c classes as well as electric buggy and 2WD and 4WD r/c short course classes. Winners have a change to win…

Futaba 2010 Electric Challenge

Join Futaba August 28 at RJD Hobbies in Lincoln, Illinois and on August 29 at JTec Raceway in Tilton, Illinois for an exciting two-day 1/8th scale electric challenge. The event lasts for two days, but only one entry fee is required. The best will win the cash and merchandise, but all pre-registered drivers will take…

’08 HPI/Hot Bodies Off-Road Challenge Series

It’s about that time of the year again – for the 2008 HPI Racing and Hot Bodies Off-Road Challenge Series! Hemet Race Park, in Hemet, CA will be hosting the event on Saturday, March 22. Gates are scheduled to open at 7:00am with racing starting at 10:00am. Click here for directions to Hemet Race Park.

2005 HPI Challenge in Dayton, Ohio

Join the fun at the next HPI Challenge event of 2005 on the July 23 & 24 weekend in Dayton, Ohio. The race will be run by Randy Kastl and his expert crew from “The Hobby Shop.” Randy is a long-time HPI Challenge participant and runs races all year long, so this should be a…