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Sarnet Joins the Sworkz Team
Sworkz would like to welcome the 8-year old Kaur-Robin Sarnet to the SWORKz family.
Coastal RC Sumospeed Off-Road Carpet Challenge Announcement
Check out all the information on the Coastal RC Sumospeed Off-Road Carpet Challenge, Car Show, and Hot Wheels swap meet.
New LCG RC T4'20 Top Deck
LCG is proud to release the "Narrow style" topdeck for the Xray T4 2020 Touring car.
Female Perspective: Hannah Hardison
Hannah Hardison is one of the women who work primarily behind the scenes to further the RC industry. Learn more about the graphic designer and content creator during this week's 'Female Perspective.'
New JConcepts RM2 Aluminum Camber Gauge
The RM2 camber gauge manufactured from billet aluminum material is brilliantly machined to high specifications and the quality you have come to expect from JConcepts.
2020 ROAR Electric Paved On-Road Nationals Cancelled
After consultation with the host track and an evaluation of the situation with the resurgence of the coronavirus, ROAR has reluctantly made the decision to cancel the 2020 Electric Paved Onroad Nationals which had been scheduled for July 30 - August
New Assault RC Long Arm of the Law Wheelie Bar
Check out the new Assault RC wheelie bar for Traxxas based cars.
New T-Works MXB8/7 Steel CVD Set
T-Works has released a new 93.5mm steel front and rear CVD kit for the MBX8/7 lines of buggies.
Ran Out of Talent: Episode 54
This week on the Ran Out of Talent podcast, Joe and Ryan talked about Joe's great experience down at Island Speedway for the Gone Bananas race.
The Extra Lap Podcast: Ryan Cavalieri
Ryan Cavalieri tells the Extra Lap Podcast crew how his post lockdown racing has gone with his new Sworkz cars.
The Air Capital Throwdown
Check out all the information on the Emery RC Raceway Air Capital Throwdown.
INDUSTRY ANALYTICS: WEEKLY STATS [6/24 - 7/01]
Ever wondered how many people are racing R/C cars in America£ Is the hobby growing or declining£ Which classes are gaining and losing popularity£ With the help of LiveTime Scoring we have the answers in LiveRC's new weekly segment "Industry Analytics
New Yokomo SP-02D V2 Servo
Check out the new Yokomo SP-02D V2 programable drifting servo.
Solvberg is Norwegian Nitro TC Champion
Petter Solvberg is the 2020 Norwegian Nitro Touring Car Champion.
New Serpent SRX8GT TQ Kit
The SRX8GT TQ is based on the SRX8GT that has proven his great potential on the World championships in Miami this Jan 2020.
JConcepts Indoor Summer Nationals Cancelled
With the current COVID-19 pandemic situation in Arizona and in efforts to promote a healthy community and nation, Hobby Action RC Raceway along with JConcepts is announcing the cancelation of the 2020 JConcepts Summer Indoor National Series at Hobby
LCG Racing T4'20 Top Deck Spacers
The 1mm slide-in Top Deck Spacer for the Xray T4 2020 by LCG Racing allows for quick and easy adjustment of the car's flex characteristics.
Tekno RC Blok 21bm Overview [VIDEO]
Check out a little more information about the new Blok 21bm from Tekno RC.
New Infinity IF14-II Graphite Lower Suspension Arms
Infinity has released an IF14-II extra hard lower suspension arm using a graphite material. This arm is more stiff than the original kit version and is suitable for high grip tracks and increased initial steering response.
MR Cup Round 1 Results
Check out the results from the first round of the 2020 MR Cup.
Drake Explains Pro-Line Racing Positron Options
Adam Drake explains the different options for running the Pro-Line Racing Positron tires
TALK IT UP TUESDAY: Matthew Wallace
This week for Talk It Up Tuesday we caught up with Matthew Wallace from Pro-Line Racing to see how everything is going for both Matt and the brand! #TalkItUpTuesday
New Leadfinger Tactic 22X-4 and 22 5.0 Bodies
Leadfinger Racing has released the new A2 Tactic bodies for the 22 5.0 and 22X-4 TLR buggies!
Muchmore USA Driver of the Week: Tanner Ashmore
Check out a little bit about the Muchmore USA driver of the week, Tanner Ashmore.
Gonzales and Thayer Win JBRL R4 Expert Stock Classes
Round #4 of the 2020 JBRL Electric Off-Road Series was held this past weekend at World Famous OC R/C Raceway in Huntington Beach, California. Yokomo grabbed both expert stock class wins with Gonzales and Thayer.
Marrant Joins AVRC
Chris Marrant has join the AVRC team for the foreseeable future.
Chavez Takes 2 at Carpet Wars R2
Daniel Chavez grabbed two wins at the 2nd round of the Carpet Wars at Beachline Raceway.
Monday Morning Poll: The 100 MPH Club
Have you driven a remote control car faster than 100 MPH£ #MondayMorningPoll
The No Name Podcast: Episode 78
Check out episode 78 of The No Name Podcast with JQ joining to talk about his life and career.
Hardison Doubles at FX of Nitro
Jacob Hardison sweeps the FX of Nitro buggy and truggy class at R2HQ Raceway.
The Extra Lap Podcast: Neil Cragg
Neil Cragg has joined The Extra Lap Podcast for the second time to catch up with the boys and talk rc.
2020 RC Pro 1/8th North Round 2 Results
Check out the results from round 2 of the 2020 RC Pro Series 1/8th scale north round hosted by Shaw's RC Track.
The Hobbyplex Show: Episode 21
This week on The Hobbyplex Show, Alex and Will catch up on the weekly news and talk about all that is going on in the world of Hobbytown Hobbyplex.
New Serpent X20 Optional Chassis Brace
Check out the new Serpent chassis brace specially designed for the X20 cars.
A State of RC: Pawel Kowalski
Joining A State of RC this week is Pawel Kowalski organiser of the XRS race series in Poland.
2020 TRCA Round 1 Results
Last weekend took place first round of TRCA offroad series at the beautiful Titan RC Arena. Check out the results here.
New Infinity IF14-II Titanium Ball-Stud Set
Infinity has released a new set of super strong and high-precision 4.9mm titanium ball ends for the IF14-2.
Flashback Friday: 2015 Large Scale Worlds
In 2015 we were fortunate enough to be able to cover the 2015 Large Scale or 1/5th scale worlds. Check out the main day footage. #FlashbackFriday
The Voice RC Podcast: Dalton Myers
This week’s episode of The Voice RC Podcast has Dalton Myers the Team Manager for Raw Speed.
Tracks by the Numbers: June 2020
Check out our statistics about active tracks and how our numbers are showing that the amount of tracks active have rebounded to at least 2018 levels for June.
New Team Trinity D8.5 Optional Rotor
New from Team Trinity is the TEP2208 D8.5 Optional RPM Rotor. This Rotor provides a smoother power delivery allowing you to put down more usable power in your 1/8 vehicles.
The RC Dad Joke of RC Dad Jokes [VIDEO]
It may be a week after Fathers Day, but the Hobbs family still got an epic joke in this week.
New RSRC Mask
RSRC has released a new face mask offering for the racing community.
New Ruddog Distribution Nitro Engine Bag
Check out the new Ruddog Distribution nitro engine bag specially designed for safe engine storage.
Last Chance for TSSMT
The This Shirt Supports My Track campaign ends this Sunday, these next four days are your last chance to donate to your track of choice by buying one of the TSSMT T-shirts.
New Hudy Setup Board Bags
The HUDY Set-up Board Bag was specially designed to store the lightweight edition of the HUDY set-up board.
INDUSTRY ANALYTICS: WEEKLY STATS [6/18 - 6/24]
Ever wondered how many people are racing R/C cars in America£ Is the hobby growing or declining£ Which classes are gaining and losing popularity£ With the help of LiveTime Scoring we have the answers in LiveRC's new weekly segment "Industry Analytics
Orlowski Highlights New MR33 Products [VIDEO]
Michal Orlowski took some time recently to highlight some of the new MR33 products.
Yokomo HRH Shootout Domination
Check out the Yokomo race report from the 23rd annual HRH Shootout from Rain-Man's RC Raceway.
New JConcepts 1987 Monte Carlo Street Stock Body
Check out the new JConcepts 1987 Monte Carlo street stock body.
TALK IT UP TUESDAY: Adam Drake
This week we caught up with industry legend, Adam Drake. Check out what he has been up to in 2020 and what some of his plans are for the future.
New Blok 21bm Engine and Engine Parts
Tekno RC is happy to announce the release of the new BLOK 21bM engine as well as an extensive parts line for their engines.
New JConcepts B74 Aluminum Motor Mount
The JConcepts B74 aluminum motor mount and diff mount assembly are machined in high-grade aluminum and anodized blue for top-notch looks.
Drake Talks Protek Tools [VIDEO]
Adam Drake from Mugen Seiki Racing talks about tools from Protek R/C.
New Pro-Line Racing June Releases
Check out some of the new and exciting releases from Pro-Line Racing for June 2020.
Team Velocity 22X-4 Truggy Conversion
Check out the first look at the Team Velocity 22X-4 truggy conversion.
New JConcepts EB48 2.0 S15 Body
Check out the new JConcepts S15 body for the EB48 2.0.
New J&T Bearing Co. Premium Greases
J&T is proud to release their premium grease lineup that utilizes top grease blends to give you the highest quality lubrication for all of your moving parts.
New ZooRacing 3-Piece TC Wing Set
ZooRacing announced the release of their new 3-piece wing set that includes three different design wings to fine-tune the aerodynamics of most of today’s 1/10th scale 190mm touring car bodies.
Pro-Line Racing Heatwave Sweepstakes
Pro-Line Sweepstakes - Enter Now for Your Chance to Win a 1967 Ford® F-100 Heatwave® Edition SC Body, a Full Set of Premounted BFGoodrich® KR2's and your choice of Pro-Line Shirt and Hat!
RC Carbon Cavalieri S35-4e Carbon Fan Mount
RC Carbon Cavalieri has produced a perfect 40x40 fan holder for the new S35-4E.
2020 RC Pro 1/8th Scale North Round 2 Announcement
The 2nd round of the 2020 RC Pro 1/8th scale north series heads to Shaw's RC Track this weekend. Check out all the information here.
New AVRC 36mm Carbon Droop Blocks
AVRC Products is proud to announce our 36mm carbon fiber / aluminum hybrid droop blocks.
Monday Morning Poll: Desktop or Mobile
Which do you use more when checking out the Liverc site desktop or mobile£ #MondayMorningPoll
New Reedy 1416-C2L Dual Charger
Reedy’s 1416-C2L Dual AC/DC Competition Balance Charger is in stock and shipping!
The Hobbyplex Show: Mack Vanderbeek
This week on The Hobbyplex Show, the boys talk with Mack Vanderbeek, Regional Team Associated Manager, about his motocross and RC history, and raising kids in the RC world.
New Schumacher Titanium Cougar Laydown and KD Layshaft
Check out the new Schumacher Titanium Layshaft for the Cougar Laydown and KD.
Tekin Builds: Episode 21
This week on Tekin Builds, Ty puts the new RSX Pro and Gen4 6.5 in his new Tekno EB410.2.
2020 Pro-Line Fathers Day Sale
Check out all the information on the 2020 Pro-Line Racing Fathers Day Sale.
Flashback Friday: 2011 Silly Season
2011 was the first year that LiveRC as a company reported on the RC silly season, check out all the notable changes from nearly a decade ago.
New AVRC 8ight-X Carbon Rear Shock Tower
AVRC Products is proud to announce the 5mm TLR Carbon Fiber Shock Tower for the 8ight-X / XE buggy models.
New Pilot RC Orbit Ceramic DR10 Bearing Kit
Pilot RC Products is proud to announce the release of the race proven Pilot Orbit Ceramic Hybrid bearings for the Team Associated DR10!
New Contact Foam F1 Tires
The new Contact foam tyres for F1 will greatly improve the grip and drivability compared to rubber tyres.
New Schumacher Cat L1 Short Driveshaft Conversion
New for the CAT L1 EVO and CAT L1 is this short front driveshaft conversion.
Spencer Rivkin's Vlogs: East Coast Crawling
Spencer Rivkin recently took a trip to the east coast to do some racing and was able to grab some crawling footage along the way.
Whitz Racing Products Motor Teaser
Looks like Whitz Racing Products will be releasing a line of 1/10th scale motors here shortly to complete in both stock and modified racing. More information to come here shortly.
Racing by the Numbers: June 2020
Check out how the events of 2020 have affected racing entry counts and the trends all the way back to 2018.
New 1Up Racing Ultralite Perfect Center Screws
Check out the new 1Up Racing Ultralite perfect center screws which help make sure your car is perfectly centered.
FX of Nitro Westfall Memorial Event
The FX of Nitro event will be taking place at Adrenaline Raceway this weekend with all of the proceeds going towards the Westfall family.
New AVRC Tekno 2.0 Carbon Towers
AVRC Products is proud to announce the 5mm Tekno Carbon Fiber Shock Towers for the NB and EB 2.0 buggy models.
The Extra Lap Podcast: Spencer Rivkin
This week on the Extra Lap podcast, Spencer chats about his recent road trip to Florida, and how many takes it took for that pitstop challenge catch.
Czech Masters Series Round 2 Results
Check out the results from the 2nd round of the Czech Masters on-road series.
Ran Out of Talent: Episode 53
This week on Ran Out of Talent, Joe and Ryan talk about more tracks re opening, new cars in their lives, and upcoming races.
INDUSTRY ANALYTICS: WEEKLY STATS [6/10 - 6/17]
Ever wondered how many people are racing R/C cars in America£ Is the hobby growing or declining£ Which classes are gaining and losing popularity£ With the help of LiveTime Scoring we have the answers in LiveRC's new weekly segment "Industry Analytics
Mihelic Wins a Slovenian On-Road Championship
The Slovenian On-road Championship was held at the Tolmin track last weekend, Nejc Mihelic grabbed a win in the 1/8th scale class.
Yokomo USA Racer of the Week: Enzo Albertoni
Check out the Yokomo US driver of the week, Enzo Albertoni.
All JQ Racing Facebook Live Videos Now on Youtube
All of JQ’s FB live videos are being uploaded to the JQRacing youtube channel, and will eventually include time stamps in the descriptions that link you to the topics you want to see in each video.
New JConcepts P2 22 5.0 Elite Body
Check out the JConcepts P2 for the 22 5.0 Elite buggy.
New Team Associated B74 Steering Block Plates and Outdrives
Team Associated has released new outdrives as well as new steering block plates for the B74 to offer increased durability and more tuning options.
Possible Pro-Line Racing Axis 1/8th Body Coming Soon
Adam Drake posted a photo of a 1/8th scale buggy body with similar roof lines to the Pro-Line Axis 1/10th scale bodies. Looks like Proline might be getting set to release 1/8th scale options.
2020 RC Pro North 1/8th Series R1 Results
Check out the results from the first round of the 2020 RC Pro 1/8th North Series held at 452 Raceway this past weekend.
Muchmore Racing USA Driver of the Week: Spencer Klein
Check out a little more about the Muchmore USA driver of the week, Spencer Klein.
New JConcepts 22X-4 S2 Body
JConcepts has released the popular S2 design for the 22X-4.
2020 ROAR Nationals June Update
Check out the latest update from ROAR Racing regarding the rest of the 2020 national events.
Burch Joins Wallace Motorsports
Ralph Burch has joined the Wallace Motorsports team and will be running Infinity cars along with the other associated brands.
Nitro Tuning Basics With Adam Drake
Adam Drake from Mugen Seiki Racing explains the basics of how to tune a nitro engine.
Talk It Up Tuesday: Dave Hill
For this week's Talk It Up Tuesday, we caught up with Dave Hill the writer and director of the new 'Flying Cars' film. Check out how the film came together and some of the behind the scenes influences and ideas.
USRC Season Opener Results
Check out the results from the season opener for the USRC 1/8th scale series.
Monday Morning Poll: Tent or Trailer
During the hot racing months which setup do you prefer a trailer or a tent£ Obviously a trailer allows for AC and privacy, but a tent allows for more interaction with friends and rivals.
New Serpent 989 40th Anniversary Kit
The Serpent Viper 989 40th Anniversary is the latest development from Serpent for the 1/8 on-road nitro market.
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