Each week the RC industry is busy making or breaking news and releasing so many different products in a effort to keep the hobby fresh and new. I believe that it is a full court press to drive my wife insane. How may times have I bought something to see an upgraded or better version released in the following weeks, don’t tell me she doesn’t suffer. One More Lap is a brief recap of some of the RC related happenings from this past week, that we didn’t feature for one reason or another. Lets take One More Lap and try and do a better job of hitting our marks.
Tamiya Rock Socker
Tamiya CR-01 gets an update: Introducing the Rock Socker.
Team Associated Flat Sensor Wires
Team Associated releases two new lengths of Flat Sensor Wires for the B5 and B5M buggies. Continue Reading
Have you ever wanted to be a World Champion? Well here is your chance, VRC-Pro is hosting the largest RC event in the world, the online 2013 World Championships which is sponsored by Tekin will be held in the month of December. There are 5 different events and they are absolutely FREE during each event plus a full week prior to the event for practice.
2013 WORLDS SCHEDULE
27 Nov – 8 Dec. 1:10 200mm nitro sedans at Messina Italy
4 Dec. – 15 Dec. 1:12 sportscars at Orlando Florida
11 Dec. – 22 Dec. 1:10 ISTC touringcars at Heemstede Indoor NL
18 Dec. – 29 Dec. 1:10 Short Course Trucks at Silver Dollar 1:10 WC *
18 Dec. -29 Dec. 1:8 nitro sportscars at Heemstede Netherlands
* New track released for the Worlds, FREE during event!
How to join the 2013 Worlds?
It’s simple, just follow these three steps:
Step 1. Sign up for a FREE-TO-PLAY account at http://www.vrcpro.com/
Step 2. Start the game on the date of your event
Step 3. Click on ‘Race’ in the game menu and select your World Championship event.
Complete details can be found at VRC-World.com
This is a great opportunity to go wheel to wheel with some of the best in the world, and see how you measure up. I did a post on VRC Pro back in August after I tried it out and it didn’t take long before I noticed an improvement in my racing. I don’t think I am the next World Champion, but this does sound like serious fun.