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Ask Marty: Most Underrated Driver You’ve Competed Against?

October 29th, 2014 by Jason Sams

Of all the racers you’ve competed with who do you think is the most underrated and why?  This is a question with several possible answers so I’ll give a couple of examples. 1. Brian Kinwald was in his day the best driver in RC. While he got his due in his period, many of today’s […]

Learn How To Paint Casey Stoner’s MotoGP Scheme w/Bittydesign

October 28th, 2014 by Jason Sams

Through the magic of video editing Bittydesign shows you how to lay down a four-hour paint scheme in just a few minutes. The body featured in the video resembles MotoGP star Casey Stoner’s paint scheme. See all of the Bittydesign products at AMain.com here: Bittydesign  

Hazbun’s First Impressions of Yokomo Buggies

October 28th, 2014 by Jason Sams

AMain.com racer Richard Hazbun and his son Sebastian have been racing the Yokomo B-MAX2 MR V3 and  B-MAX4 III for a few weeks now and are very happy with the cars.  They  competed in their first  “big” race of the season at the South Florida Off Road Championship Series. Here is Richard’s race report: The build for […]

AMain’s Osborne Takes Two At Ohio RC Factory

October 27th, 2014 by Jason Sams

AMain.com representative Dave Osborne reports from the Halloween Bash For Cash Race: This past weekend I went to the Ohio RC Factory for the 1st Annual Halloween Bash For Cash Race. I spent some time getting the setup dialed in for both my electric and nitro buggies. Both cars felt great during qualifying and the main […]

YOKOMO SALE at AMain.com Oct. 27 – Nov. 3

October 27th, 2014 by Jason Sams

Racers, Click over to AMain.com to check out the Yokomo Sale–everything is on sale including kits, parts and accessories. Use this link to see the sale: Yokomo Sale  Save on these hot kits: Yokomo BD7 2015 Black Series 1/10 Competition Electric Touring Car Kit (2014 World Champion) Yokomo B-MAX4 III 1/10 Competition 4WD Buggy Kit […]

AMain.com & ProTek R/C Support Covarrubias Benefit

October 27th, 2014 by Jason Sams

One of the our fellow R/C racers, Justin Covarrubias, was severely injured in a recent motocross accident. To help raise money to benefit the Covarrubias family, SCVRC Raceway in Santa Clarita, CA  hosted a benefit race in which AMain and ProTek R/C proudly sponsored. Thanks SCVRC for hosting the race and our thoughts and prayers […]

AMain’s Matt Gosch Grabs 2nd at the CRCRC WRL

October 21st, 2014 by Jason Sams

The CRCRC Winter Racing League (WRL) kicked off its 4th season of racing with Round 1 at Sparks RC Park in Columbus, Ohio. The event, which took place October 11, boasted 200 entries and a newly configured track layout. Some of the Midwest’s quickest electric racers attended with hopes of leaving Round 1 with an early […]

Customer Review: EcoPower 60C 6S Flight Packs

October 21st, 2014 by Jason Sams

CUSTOMER REVIEW: EcoPower 60C 6S Flight Pack  “I have used the EcoPower 60C LiPo batteries for some time now and can say they are great. They give longer flight time with an even discharge rate while staying cool. They balance evenly every charge. I am thoroughly impressed with the EcoPower 60C 6S LiPos.” – Michael Sutherlin […]

AMain Driver Austin Blair Reports From Octoberfest

October 21st, 2014 by Jason Sams

This past weekend I attended Phillip Atondo’s Octoberfest at CVR in Madera,CA.  Before heading to the race, I received some new test parts from SWorkZ on Friday afternoon. Let’s just say the parts were mailed from Taiwan on Thursday. I would like to first thank Scott Yang of SWorkz and US SWorkz team manager Marty […]

Team Quick Tip: Setting Ride Height (Nitro vehicles)

October 16th, 2014 by Jason Sams

When setting your nitro vehicle’s ride height do so with a half tank of fuel.  This is the best compromise for the average weight of your buggy or truck during a race. All vehicles are different so check with the manufacturer’s guidelines for setting initial ride height. Here are some additional things to consider when […]