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Pro-Line Racing 1966 Ford F-150 Hay Hauler Short Course Truck Body

Pro-Line Racing 1966 Ford F-150 Hay Hauler Short Course Truck Body

We don’t just like it, we love it! Lot of respect for the classics. Built for short course trucks, the Pro-Line 1966 Ford F-150 is the same style as the Hay Hauler Class 8 truck that Robby Gordon (and others) raced in the desert in the ’80’s.    Like other Pro-Line shells, the 1966 Ford […]

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Pin Shop Hobbies’ Race For A Cure 2013 — Goshen Stampede

Pin Shop Hobbies’ Race For A Cure 2013 — Goshen Stampede

How would you like to attend a race that has a huge number of spectators; is held a really cool fair with rides, rodeo, midway, etc.; has awesome door prizes; and is all to benefit a great cause? Sounds too good to be true, but it’s for real and takes place every Father’s day weekend […]

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Killerbody RC Short Course Truck Body and Interior

Killerbody RC Short Course Truck Body and Interior

At this point, we generally don’t get too excited about new short course truck bodies. We’ve seen it all . . . or have we? Check this out! The Killerbody RC Short Course Truck body is pretty wild and certainly not your average shell. This body has some cool lines and an aggressive style, but […]

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Losi 5IVE-T Roller

Losi 5IVE-T Roller

1/5-scale trucks are at the top of most every RC wish list and Losi’s still relatively new 5IVE-T, with its 4WD drivetrain and race-inspired suspension, is a top pick. Those wanting to go electric or install a high-zoot engine have had to buy the full RTR and rip out perfectly good equipment in order to […]

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5 Must-Do Preseason Race Prep Steps

5 Must-Do Preseason Race Prep Steps

The outdoor RC racing season is upon us. Or, maybe it’s already well underway in your area. Either way, most people know that preparation is a vital part of success when it comes to racing. And yet, many racers are often shortsighted when it comes to either getting a truck race-ready or reviving an old […]

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STRC Team Durango Option Parts

STRC Team Durango Option Parts

ST Racing Concepts (STRC) has a slew of new option parts that will fit the Durango’s DEX210 2WD buggy, DEST210 stadium truck and DESC210 2WD short course truck.   The front and rear shock towers are made from 4mm thick graphite sheet. The front shock towers include aluminum standoffs in your choice of black, light gunmetal and […]

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Ty Tessmann Race Gear Giveaway

Ty Tessmann Race Gear Giveaway

Who wants some official Ty Tessmann race gear? Free stuff rules, but not only are these items autographed by the ROAR national championship winning man himself, but they are his actual sponsor gear. So, not only do you stand a chance to some Ty Tessmann T-shirts, you can win Ty Tessman’s T-shirts. You can’t order […]

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Team Associated SC10.2 Factory Team

Team Associated SC10.2 Factory Team

The second short course truck I owned was a Team Associated SC10 (the first was a Traxxas Slash). I enjoyed racing this truck because it felt very comfortable to me as a I have raced Associated stadium trucks (and other vehicles from the brand) for years. Not only did I feel at home driving the […]

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RCRAA — Controversy Addressed

RCRAA — Controversy Addressed

Recently a new RC racing sanctioning body was announced, the RCRAA (Radio Control Racing Association of America). This organization was founded by Robert Smith, Buddy Hodge, Lance Forhon and Dave Vance with Smith seemingly functioning as the group’s spokesperson at the moment. All information regarding RCRAA has been supplied by Smith. Shortly after the news of […]

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RCRAA — Radio Control Racing Association of America

RCRAA — Radio Control Racing Association of America

A new racing organization is in the works. Most of what we know about Radio Control Racing Association of America (RCRAA) has been learned from the press release/mission statement shown below. RC Truck Stop, of course, also followed up and got some addition information for you racers. The founders of RCRAA are Robert Smith, Buddy Hodge, […]

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2013 Short Course Showdown at RC Excitement

2013 Short Course Showdown at RC Excitement

When you combine an extremely popular national event and a premier RC facility like RC Excitement in Fitchburg, MA, you are sure to get an awesome event. The Short Course Showdown is a national tour that visits six tracks around the country and is the work of well-known race announcer/director and hobby shop owner Scotty […]

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Traxxas Slash 4X4 Low-CG Conversion Kit

Traxxas Slash 4X4 Low-CG Conversion Kit

This is cool because we honestly didn’t expect Traxxas to make it this easy for us. This kit includes everything you’ll need to turn a traditional Slash 4X4 into a low slung race machine. What’s included: Chassis Nerf bars (2) Front bulkhead Rear bulkhead Motor mount Motor plate Battery hold-down Front and rear hold-down retainers […]

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Team Losi Racing TEN-SCTE 2.0 Kit

Team Losi Racing TEN-SCTE 2.0 Kit

The popular 4WD TEN-SCTE short course truck has been updated and moved over to the Team Losi Racing (TLR) brand. In addition to being a kit, the 2.0 version features an all-new 3mm hard anodized 7075 machined aluminum chassis, braces (designed for smooth and consistent side to side flex), new carbon fiber shock towers, new […]

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Robby Gordon Takes His Trophy Truck to a Skatepark

Robby Gordon Takes His Trophy Truck to a Skatepark

World famous racer of just about everything, Robby Gordon, took his Trophy Race Truck to a skatepark in Argentina. And it got caught on tape. No, not his radio controlled Traxxas Slash version (shown above in, um, normal use). He took his full-size race truck! Check it out. It may just inspire you to get […]

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Team Durango DESC210 Race Ready RTR Review

Team Durango DESC210 Race Ready RTR Review

We are obsessed with instant gratification. Food needs to be fast and shipping must be overnight. It could be argued that time is the most precious commodity in our world, so who has the hours or days it takes to build an RC truck these days? Well, usually racers will find the time because a […]

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