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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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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: 1984 ROAR Off-Road Nationals Raw Footage [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back to 1984 to relive the ROAR Off-Road Nationals. Check out this amazing footage put together and shared by YouTube user Dirt-Burners, which features a full broadcast of Philadelphia Channel 3 TV's "Cars 3
    Mike Garrison Nov. 7, 2019, 9:45 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Steel City's First Race - 2018 PROTOform Grand Prix [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back to the first ever R/C race at Steel City R/C Speedway, host of this week's IFMAR World Championship, for the 2018 PROTOform Nitro Grand Prix.
    Mike Garrison Oct. 31, 2019, 3:14 p.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: 2011 IFMAR 1/8 On-Road Worlds at Homestead
    The IFMAR 1/8 On-Road World Championship returns to America next week at Steel City R/C Speedway in Fontana, California. As we prepare for the start of it, we flashback to the last time this event was held in America for the 2011 IFMAR Worlds held a
    Mike Garrison Oct. 24, 2019, 1:50 p.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Kyosho's Worlds Win Streak 1992-2002
    For today's Flashback Friday we travel back to Kyosho's IFMAR World Championship win streak which started in 1992 and didn't end until they were finally defeated in 2004.
    Mike Garrison Oct. 10, 2019, 8:24 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: The First Ever ROAR Nationals - 1968 [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back to 1968 to watch the first ever ROAR National Championship race, narrated by ROAR's founder and first President, George Siposs.
    Mike Garrison Oct. 3, 2019, 10:01 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: The Life and Times of the TLR 22-4
    As TLR fans anxiously await the release of the new 22X-4 4wd buggy, we flashback to the original release and evolution of the 22-4 platform.
    Mike Garrison Sept. 26, 2019, 9:09 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Cliff Lett Wins the 1991 IFMAR 4wd World Championship [VIDEO]
    As Team Associated has collected yet another World Championship win this week in the hands of Spencer Rivkin, today we flashback to watch current Team Associated President, Cliff Lett, drive his Yokomo YZ-10 Super Dog Fighter to victory at the 1991 I
    Mike Garrison Sept. 19, 2019, 9:10 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Come Drive With Us - 2016 Southern Nationals [VIDEO]
    This weekend hosts the 2019 Southern Nationals, and we take this opportunity to flashback and re-live the 2016 Southern Nationals with another episode of the 5150 Media Productions "Come Drive With Us" documentary series!
    Mike Garrison Sept. 12, 2019, 9:44 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: The 15th Annual Dirt Nitro Challenge - 2014 [VIDEO]
    With entries now open for the 2020 Dirt Nitro Challenge, we take this opportunity to flashback to the 15th annual DNC event held in 2014 at Fear Farm R/C Raceway in Phoenix, Arizona.
    Mike Garrison Sept. 5, 2019, 9:44 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: 2009 ROAR 1/10 Off-Road Nationals [VIDEO]
    For this week's Flashback Friday we travel back a decade ago to the 2009 ROAR 1/10 Off-Road Nationals hosted by The HobbyPlex in Omaha, Nebraska. At the time, the track was not yet enclosed, the track surface was very different from today's national
    Mike Garrison Aug. 15, 2019, 11:58 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Jason Ruona's All-Time Favorite R/C Products - The Team Losi JR-XT [VIDEO]
    Blast into the past as Jason Ruona of JConcepts shares an inside look at his Jammin' Jay Halsey replica build of the first stadium truck kit (not conversion) to hit the market in 1989 - the Team Losi JR-XT.
    Mike Garrison Aug. 8, 2019, 2:45 p.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: XXX Main - I'm A Banana [VIDEO]
    In 2010, XXX Main compiled some of their favorite XXX Main video clips into one, showing off the lighter side of R/C and its fiercest competitors of the era having a bit of R/C fun off the race track to the beat of "I'm a Banana".
    Mike Garrison Aug. 1, 2019, 11:45 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Dude Perfect RC Edition [VIDEO]
    With over 90 million views, for this week's Flashback Friday we travel back to the 2015 release of what has become one of the most popular R/C videos on the web - Dude Perfect RC Edition. Watch the Dude Perfect team take their fleet of Traxxas vehicl
    Mike Garrison July 25, 2019, 11:24 a.m. View Comments
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    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Maifield and Bornhorst Crowned 2018 ROAR 1/8 Electric National Champions [VIDEO]
    As the 2019 ROAR 1/8 Electric Off-Road Nationals gets under way at Adrenaline Racing in Winchester, Virginia, we flashback to recap last year's exciting event where Ryan Maifield would sweep the 1/8-scale classes, and Joe Bornhorst would earn Tekno R
    Mike Garrison July 18, 2019, 11:24 a.m. View Comments
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