In its 6th iteration of this special race, the NW Invitational has become the ‘must attend‘ race here in the NW. Based on the all-out, battle every round, Reedy race format the NW Invitational race is an experience you can’t have unless you’re one of the lucky racers that gets their name pulled from the … Continue reading
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Getting to know Team Orion – Ryan Cavalieri Interview
Name: Ryan Cavalieri Age: 29 Hometown: Costa Mesa California Sponsors: Team Associated, Team Orion, AKA, Airtronics, MX, UpgradeRC, Makita, Kicker, OCRC, RCE, PCH Hobbies, Lunsford, MIP, Darkside Design Let’s start off with a few fun questions…. Outside of your RC racing career what are some of your interests and hobbies? If I have free time, … Continue reading
Nationals – Rd 1 results
After 1 round of qualifying, the intensity is starting to rise here at SRS Raceway. Team Orion has TQ’d 3 of the 4 modified classes here at the ROAR U.S. Nationals. Displaying precision and speed, Team Associated/Orion’s Ryan Cavalieri was able to top qualifying the modified truck and 4wd buggy class over the deep field … Continue reading
Team Orion debuts new VST2 PRO LW at the Nationals
Before the end of round 1 of qualifying was over, I was able to check out what’s new in the Team Orion pits. Making its debut this weekend at the ROAR Nationals, the LW version of the VST2 PRO improves upon the predecessor with even more smooth and linear power delivery as well as living … Continue reading
2015 Willamette Valley Classic Results
The summer kick-off race at Dave’s RC Tracks located in Hubbard, Oregon was once again underway last weekend over the blistering hot June 26th through the 28th. With temperatures reaching near 100 degrees Fahrenheit all weekend long, racers were all trying to dial in traction as well as figuring out ways to beat the heat. … Continue reading
JConcepts Spring INS – 2wd and 4wd Results!
Wrapping up an awesome weekend is not easy to do. Especially trying to write everything for every class. I’m going to first off, write about 2wd and 4wd so the videos can have their space and time. Cheers to everyone that came out for the weekend and thank you for participating in such a wonderful … Continue reading
All JP Richards in Q3 at the Winter Indoor Nationals
The last round of qualifying was an awesome display of dominance by TLR’s JP Richards. On a mission, Richards set the quickest time in all 3 of his classes in the final round of qualifying. Toping the charts in the 2wd modified class with a 19 lap 5:04.78, Richards was able to take his first TQ … Continue reading
Mikey Brown Wins 5th Annual NW Invitationals
On September 5th – 7th, Dave’s RC Track in Hubbard, Oregon hosted the 5th Annual NW Invitational race on a glorious weekend of outdoor fun in the blazing sun. Previously, the great NW Invitationals were held at a tight, clay, indoor track, but due to track closures and changes….. race organizer and Kyosho/Orion team manager Joe Pillars, … Continue reading
Maifield’s 1st TLR Setups!
After huge amounts of pressure and coming out with his 1st major win for TLR/Orion, Ryan Maifield has his setups available via TLR’s website. Not only for his 2wd, but also his 4wd, which I thought was the more impressive car of the 3 he ran that weekend. I’d like to thank RedRC for doing the … Continue reading
Racer Profile: JP Richards Gives Advice On How You Can Win the Reedy Too!
Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to win one of the most prestigious race in RC history? Besides winning a WORLDS, winning a REEDY Race is probably the next best thing and in some ways… perhaps even better. The 2014 Reedy Race has finished and as always, the cream rises to the … Continue reading