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    Flashback Friday: Gas Truck Past and Present
    With the Ignite Design gas truck conversion surfacing this week, we found some of the last footage we could of Jared Tebo driving a gas truck back in 2006 to compare. Check it out on this week's #FlashbackFriday.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 23, 2020, 3:34 p.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: Mugen Seiki Breaks the Kyosho WC Streak
    In 2004 Mugen Seiki broke the 10 year 6 title Kyosho world championship streak, find out a little more about that 2004 event here.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 16, 2020, 10:27 a.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: The Clash at Flowood
    With the announcement of Flowood closing down at the end of the month due to city takeover, check out this #FlashbackFriday from the 2012 Clash.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 9, 2020, 9:55 a.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: Ronald Volker Wins The ISTC Worlds
    In honor of Ronald Volker leaving long time sponsor Team Yokomo we dug up some of the A-Main videos from the 2016 world championships where he grabbed the world title. #FlashbackFriday
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 2, 2020, 2 p.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: Go Pro, The X-Games, and HPI Racing
    Check out some of the sweet collaborations between HPI Racing over the years with Go Pro and The X-Games.
    Tyler Hooks Sept. 25, 2020, 11:42 a.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: Come Drive With Us - The Southern Nationals
    With the Southern Nationals taking place this weekend, our #FlashbackFriday this week is the 2016 Come Drive With Us: Southern Nationals video.
    Tyler Hooks Sept. 18, 2020, 2:53 p.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: The Cactus Classic Backflips
    At The Cactus Classic of years past, shenanigans seemed to ensue in the B-Mains, check out some epic backflip action of years past.
    Tyler Hooks Sept. 11, 2020, 11:10 a.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: 2020 Chili Bowl Mains
    January already feels like a very long time ago, enjoy the A-main event action from the 2020 RC Chili Bowl.
    Tyler Hooks Sept. 4, 2020, 1:52 p.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: The New/Old Kyosho Optima
    Kyosho just released an awesome new video about their re-release of the Kyosho Optima with legendary mechanic Akira Kogawa and driver Joel Johnson. While not old it does make for a perfect Flashback Friday with a mix of new and old footage. #Flashbac
    Tyler Hooks Aug. 28, 2020, 11:23 a.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: Marc Rheinard Documentary
    We stumbled across this awesome documentary on Marc Rheinard which was part of a senior thesis project by youtube user Zdeno Kunak.
    Tyler Hooks Aug. 21, 2020, 11:43 a.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: Team Associated B4 IFMAR Dominance
    The B4 - the B4.2 won 5 consecutive IFMAR World Titles as well as 5 ROAR titles. Check out a little more about the iconic buggy legacy.
    Tyler Hooks Aug. 14, 2020, 4:22 p.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: Cyrul Jumps a House
    One of the most recognizable clips in rc history is Josh Cyrul jumping over a house with the XXX-Main crew. Check out the video here.
    Tyler Hooks Aug. 7, 2020, 11:15 a.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: 2019 ROAR Junior National Championship Race
    Check out the coverage from the ROAR Junior National Championship main event at Thornhill Racing Circuit for this week's #FlashbackFriday.
    Tyler Hooks July 31, 2020, 10:05 a.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: LiveRC Cribs
    LiveRC took two attempts at our own cribs show but unfortunately we didn't quite make it to MTV level. Enjoy the shenanigans on this week's #FlashbackFriday.
    Tyler Hooks July 10, 2020, 11:53 a.m. View Comments
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    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
    Tyler Hooks June 26, 2020, 7:56 a.m. View Comments
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    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.
    Tyler Hooks June 19, 2020, 2:10 p.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: The 2000 IFMAR Worlds Website
    Believe it or not, you can still go to the original website with all the information and results from the 2000 IFMAR worlds which was held in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    Tyler Hooks June 12, 2020, 7:50 a.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: Trinity/Team Losi 1997 World Championship Video
    In 1997 at the worlds which were hosted in California, Masami Hirosaka and Brian Kinwald were crowned world champions. Team Losi and Trinity collaborated on a video production from the event.
    Tyler Hooks June 5, 2020, 12:31 p.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: VHS RC History
    Before youtube existed, some brands and companies went as far as to make VHS tapes and how-to videos. Check out some of the history on this week's Flashback Friday.
    Tyler Hooks May 29, 2020, 11:17 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Original Come Drive With Us Cactus Classic Video
    Check out the first Come Drive With Us Cactus Classic video from 2014 for this week's edition of Flashback Friday.
    Tyler Hooks May 15, 2020, 11:58 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: The J82 Challenge
    While the JConcepts J82 never fully caught on, it was a really cool niche chassis and and interesting take on a T4 conversion to a "1/8th 2wd Buggy." Check out some footage of these epic buggies for this week's Flashback Friday.
    Tyler Hooks May 8, 2020, 12:46 p.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Thames Drive In 1977 - Radio Controlled Car Racing [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back in time to the 1977 episode of Thames TV "Drive In" featuring host Mike Smith as he joins the BRCA for a close up look at the world of R/C car racing.
    Mike Garrison May 1, 2020, 9:48 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Team Associated's The Winning Edge [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back in time to join Roger Curtis, Gene Husting, Mike Reedy, Jim Halsey, and Jammin' Jay Halsey for "The Winning Edge" - and original Team Associated RC10 video masterpiece.
    Mike Garrison April 24, 2020, 12:15 p.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Jason Ruona's All Time Favorites - The RC10 [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we share the latest JConcepts episode of "Jason's All Time Favorites" as he gives an in-depth look at one of the most iconic R/C vehicles in history - the Team Associated RC10.
    Mike Garrison April 17, 2020, 11:56 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Malinski Edges Out Ronnefalk for VRC World Championship [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back to an epic VRC Pro Simulator battle as Marcin Malinski edges out David Ronnefalk for the 2014 VRC 1/8 Nitro Buggy World Championship title from Naxos, Italy.
    Mike Garrison April 9, 2020, 12:18 p.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: JConcepts 2019 IFMAR 2wd World Championship Journey
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back to the 2019 IFMAR 1/10 Off-Road World Championships at HUDY Racing Arena where the JConcepts crew follows Spencer Rivkin, Ryan Maifield, Ryan Cavalieri and Joona Haatanen on their quest to winning a 2wd
    Mike Garrison April 3, 2020, 11:18 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: 1993 IFMAR 1/10 Off-Road Worlds [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back in time to join Gene Husting and relive the 1993 IFMAR 1/10 Off-Road World Championships held in Basildon, England. Watch some of the best drivers of the era do battle in both the 2wd and 4wd buggy clas
    Mike Garrison March 27, 2020, noon View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: 2006 Jakarta IFMAR Worlds [VIDEO]
    This week's Flashback Friday comes from a recent social media post from long-time professional, Chad Bradley. In response to the rough and rutted track conditions at the 2020 DNC, Chad recently shared this intense action packed replay of the 2006 IFM
    Mike Garrison March 19, 2020, 11:36 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Come Drive With Us - DNC II [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we revisit The Dirt Nitro Challenge 2019 with the Pro-Line Racing / 5150 Media Productions "Come Drive With Us - DNC II" documentary.
    Mike Garrison Feb. 21, 2020, 12:03 p.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: 2016 Spin on Ice R/C Race [VIDEO]
    Is the frosty temperatures and snow covered hills ruining your outdoor R/C racing this time of year? Today we flashback to the 2016 One5Monkey Spin on Ice 1/5-scale race, where no amount snow, ice, or freezing temps could stop the fun!
    Mike Garrison Jan. 30, 2020, 11:56 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: 25 Years Ago at the Reedy Race [VIDEO]
    The Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions is arguably one of the most prestigious 1/10-scale off-road R/C races on the planet. It's overall atmosphere on and off the racetrack and talent in attendance rivals that of a World Championship even
    Mike Garrison Jan. 23, 2020, 9:07 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Reedy Race Heritage Video Collection [VIDEO]
    As the 2020 Reedy Race of Champions is fast approaching, we take this opportunity to reflect back on the heritage of this amazing race and the man behind it with a collection of Reedy Race Heritage Videos produced for the event from 2011 to 2019.
    Mike Garrison Jan. 16, 2020, 11:17 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Tebo Sweeps CRCRC a Decade Ago [VIDEO]
    As the 2020 CRCRC Midwest Championships are under way, we use this opportunity to travel back 10-years in time to the 2010 CRCRC Midwest Championships which saw Jared Tebo win all three premiere modified classes.
    Mike Garrison Jan. 9, 2020, 10:23 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Come Drive With Us - Reedy Race 2014 [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back to relive the 2014 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions as documented in this early episode of the famous "Come Drive Drive With Us" documentary series.
    Mike Garrison Jan. 3, 2020, 8:43 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Ty Tessmann's Perfect Weekend - DNC 2012 [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we head back in time to the The Dirt Nitro Challenge 2012 as Ty Tessmann drives his way to a perfect weekend by winning both Pro Nitro Truck and Pro Nitro Buggy classes. Watch the exciting Pro Nitro Buggy A-Main, anno
    Mike Garrison Dec. 26, 2019, 9:24 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: 1997 IFMAR Worlds at The Ranch Pit Shop [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back in time to relive the 1997 IFMAR World Championship at The Ranch Pit Shop in Pomona, California.
    Mike Garrison Dec. 19, 2019, 9:19 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Team Losi's First Ever 4wd Buggy
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back to 1997 for the release of Team Losi Racing's (TLR) first ever 4wd buggy - the XX-4.
    Mike Garrison Dec. 12, 2019, 9:55 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: 1989 Kyosho Turbo Burns 1/8 Nitro Buggy [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back in time to the 1989 release of the Kyosho Turbo Burns 1/8 Nitro Buggy!
    Mike Garrison Dec. 5, 2019, 9:20 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Pro-Line's Carnage Break Away Truck Body [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back to one of the more unique releases during the high point of short course R/C racing with the Pro-Line Racing Desert Rat "Carnage" body - a that body designed to mimic full-size trucks by breaking away a
    Mike Garrison Nov. 21, 2019, 9:33 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: 1996 ROAR Modified Off-Road Nationals [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we once again join Gene Husting as he takes us through the 1996 ROAR Modified Off-Road Nationals hosted by Wagonhill Hobbies in Butler, Pennsylvania. A few familiar faces include Jason Ruona, Mark Pavidis, Curtis Hust
    Mike Garrison Nov. 14, 2019, 12:26 p.m. View Comments
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