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Fastest 4WD Lap Times From Pre-Worlds

June 8th, 2013 by Jason Sams

Here are the fastest 4WD lap times from yesterday’s practice session. Here is a PDF to see more 4WD lap times. 4wdlaptimesfriday    

Qualifying Is Set For Today

June 8th, 2013 by Jason Sams

After two days of solid practice the world’s best should have their cars sorted. The traction at A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar RC Raceway has been super-consistent, with the top drivers circling the track within hundreths of one another. Today racers will run four qualifiers to seed tomorrow’s main events. We’ll be posting the results […]

Yokomo’s Matsukura Fastest During Day 1

June 7th, 2013 by Jason Sams

Yokomo’s Naoto Matsukura has been the class of the field in both the 2WD and 4WD modified divisions at the Pre-Worlds. Matsukura’s best lap time on Thursday, after the sugar had been put down, was a blistering 23.216 seconds in 4WD. Matsukura’s fastest lap in 2WD buggy was 24.113 seconds. It’s of note that his […]

Traction For Pre-Worlds, Oh So Sweet

June 7th, 2013 by Jason Sams

The Silver Dollar R/C Raceway’s new clay-mix soil was a heated topic during Thursday morning’s practice session for the Pre-Worlds. Drivers were struggling to find traction, often looping out in corners and sending their cars off of the jump faces pitched sideways. The dirt at A Main Hobbies’ SDRCR is new and the only race […]

Blair & Rodriguez Dominate Silver Dollar Off-Road Challenge

May 21st, 2013 by Jason Sams

Presented By: Team Associated, Pro-Line, Tekno R/C and Byron Fuels  The dust has settled, and only the rubber that produced the optimum racing line remains at A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar RC Raceway. With hundreds of racers competing in the Inaugural Silver Dollar Off-Road Challenge thousands of laps were put in by racers who ran […]

A Main’s Silver Dollar Off-Road Challenge Gets Under Way

May 17th, 2013 by Jason Sams

The Inaugural Silver Dollar Off-Road Challenge kicks off this weekend as top pros and regional racers converge in Chico, California at the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds. The massive Silver Dollar RC Raceway facility has been revamped with the best dirt A Main Hobbies and “The Dirt’s” Joey Christensen could find. The new surface is loamy and […]

Racing Tips with A Main Hobbies’ Team Manager Marty Korn

May 15th, 2013 by Jason Sams

You just got into RC racing and a bunch of information is being thrown at you. You’re hearing all kinds of things regarding set-up, how to drive, what to use and it can sometimes be a little overwhelming. We put together a few tips to help you with some simple trackside tasks that often get […]

JBRL Round 2 – and Another Double Win!

May 13th, 2013 by master

JBRL Nitro round 2 is complete, and it was a HOT hard fought win in the Buggy class, and a little easier cruise in the Truggy class for Cody. These were good wins for Cody as he maintains the points lead in both classes and retains the #1 number plate…

The BMiller Racing Stock vs. Modified 1/10 Electric Buggy Challenge

May 11th, 2013 by Team Manager

In a continuing journey to present different ways to enjoy RC car racing, BMiller Racing hosted the first-ever BMiller Racing Stock vs. Mod Buggy Challenge on May 10 as part of the weekly Friday Night Nats program at LSR Speedway in Sacramento. Featuri…

2013 Asia Fever in Taiwan with Ryan Lutz

May 8th, 2013 by Ryan Lutz

This past weekend I headed over to the Alpha Plus factory to what is becoming and annual trip for me. This years objectives were to first off make a break-in video that will be inserted into future engine sales to show proper disassembly and reassembly…