Extensive Timeline

Milestones


2019

Products

Reflex DB10 with Paddle Tires (90040P). Reflex DB10 Combo with Paddle Tires (90040PC).

RC10B74 Team Kit (90026)

Limited Edition RC10B6.1DL Team Kit (90021L)

Racing News

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Other Notes

Associated Electrics new mobile website

Associated Electrics introduces Element RC brand


2018

Products

Reflex DB10 RTR (90040)

Trophy Rat RTR (70019)

RC10B6.1 Team Kit (90020)

RC10B6.1D Team Kit (90021)

ProSC10 RJ/Rockstar RTR (70015)

ProSC10 RJ/Rockstar RTR Brushless LiPo Combo (70015C)

ProSC10 AE Team RTR (70016)

ProSC10 AE Team RTR Brushless LiPo Combo (70016C)

RC8T3.1 Nitro Team Kit (80937)

RC8T3.1e Team Kit (80938)

RC10T6.1 Team Kit (70002)

RC10SC6.1 Team Kit (70007)

MT28 RTR Monster Truck (20155)

CR12 Ford F-150 Pickup RTR, black (40001)

CR12 Ford F-150 Pickup RTR, blue (40002)

RC28 Ready-to-Run Buggy (20152)

TC7.2 Factory Team Kit (30122)

REFLEX 14B Buggy RTR (20175)

REFLEX 14T Truggy RTR (20176)

RC28 RTR Jammin' Jay Halsey Replica (20156)

SC28 RTR FOX Factory Truck (20157)

CR12 Toyota FJ45 Pick-up (40003, 40004)

Racing News

Cortes Wins Open Modified Touring Car at the 2018 Reedy International Touring Car Race of Champions

AE Wins Two at the 2018 ROAR Asphalt Nationals

Evans and Shearer Win At Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions

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AE scores 5-way sweep of the R.O.A.R. 1:10 Electric Offroad Nationals

Davide Ongaro Wins Team Associated's 29th IFMAR World Championship with his RC8B3.1

Other Notes

Nov. 2018: Associated Electrics announces entry into 3D printing space with Shapeways


2017

Products

RC10B64 Team Kit (90014)

RC10F6 Factory Team Kit (8023)

RC8B3.1 Team Kit (80935)

RC8B3.1e Team Kit (80936)

RC10B64 Club Racer Kit (90016)

RC10B6 Club Racer (90013)

RC12R6 Factory Team Kit (4021)

Limited Editioin Nomad DB8 (80941)

SC10.3 Lucas Oil Brushless Ready-to-Run (7081)

SC10.3 JRT Brushless Ready-to-Run (7082)

SC10.3 Lucas Oil Brushless RTR LiPo Combo (7081C)

SC10.3 JRT Brushless RTR LiPo Combo (7082C)

Limited Edition Nomad DB8 RTR LiPo Combo (80941C)

MT28 Ready-to-Run Monster Truck (20153)

SC28 Ready-to-Run FOX Edition (20154)

RC28T RTR Race Truck (20151)

RC10T4.3 Brushless Ready-To-Run (7058)

RC10T4.3 Brushless Ready-To-Run LiPo Combo (7058C)

RC10B64D Team Kit (90015)

Racing News

Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions. Ryan Cavalieri: B6, B64D. Brent Thielke: B6. Broc Champlin: B44.3.

Hebert Wins R.O.A.R. Carpet Nationals

Cavalieri and Stoub ROAR National Champions with SC5M and B64D

Other races for this year.

Other Notes

RC10B6, B6D -- RC Car Action Reader's Choice Award 2017 for Electric Buggy!

Team Associated team driver Ryan Cavalieri -- RC Car Action Reader's Choice 2017 Award for Drive!r

RC Car Action 2017 Car of the Year: RC10B64 Series Team and Club Racer Kits

AE Garage Android and iPhone app released June 2017!

Team Associated now on Amazon FireTV!


2016

Products

RC8T3 Team Kit (80917)

RC8T3e Team Kit (80918)

Rival Monster Truck RTR (20511)

Rival Monster Truck RTR LiPo Combo (20511C)

RC8.2e Brushless RTR LiPo Combo, with Shock Kit Upgrade (80908C)

RC10B6 Team Kit (90011)

RC10B6D Team Kit (90012)

Apex 1:18 Touring Ready-To-Run (20113)

Reflex 1:18 4WD Off Road Buggy RTR (20109)

Rival 1:18 4WD Monster Truck RTR (20112)

TC7.1 Factory Team (30121)

SC28 (20150)

APEX Limited Edition 1:10 4WD Touring Car Kit (30119)

Limited Edition RC10B5 Team Kit with B5M Conversion (90001B)

RC10TC7 Factory Team Kit (30120)

Racing News

Reedy International Offroad Race of Champion victories -- Open 2WD: Joona Haatanen, TQ and Winner. Open 4WD: Cole Tollard TQ, Alex Kosciuszek, Winner. Junior Final: Broc Champlin, TQ and Winner.

Rivkin and RC8B3 R.O.A.R. National Champion

Rivkin Crowned ROAR eTruggy National Champion

Cavalieri Leads Team Associated to 5 ROAR 1:10 Electric National Titles

Ryan Cavalieri is ROAR 1:10 On-Road Paved Nats Champion

Other races for this year.

Other Notes


2015

Products

RC10T5M (70001)

RC10B5M Factory Lite (90000)

RC8B3 Team Kit (80914)

ProRally 4WD RTR (7071)

ProRally 4WD RTR LiPo Combo (7071C)

RC10SC5M Team Kit (70006)

SC10B RTR LiPo Combo (9050C)

SC10 Brushless RTR LiPo Combo, Lucas Oil (7046C)

SC10 Brushless RTR LiPo Combo, Rockstar/Makita (7049C)

SC10 Brushless RTR LiPo Combo, Toyota Racing/TRD (7054C)

APEX Lexus RC F Brushless RTR LiPo Combo (30118C)

APEX Scion Racing 2015 FR-S Brushless RTR LiPo Combo (30116C)

APEX Scion Racing 2015 tC Brushless RTR (30117)

APEX Scion Racing 2015 tC Brushless RTR LiPo Combo (30117C)

RC8B3e Team Kit (80916)

RC10B4.2 RTR Brushless LiPo Combo (9042C)

RC10T4.2 RTR Brushless LiPo Combo (7039C)

Apex Scion Racing tC Ready-to-Run (30114D)

Apex Scion Racing tC Drift Ready-to-Run Brushless LiPo Combo (30114C)

Apex Scion Racing tC Drift Ready-to-Run Brushless LiPo Combo (30114DC)

Apex Scion Racing FR-S RTR Brushless LiPo Combo (30113C)

Apex Scion Racing FR-S Drift RTR Brushless LiPo Combo (30113DC)

ProSC 4x4 Ready-To-Run (7063)

ProSC 4x4 RTR LiPo Combo (7063C)

Racing News

CRCRC Winter Midwest Championships: Ryan Cavalieri wins 2WD and 4WD

IFMAR 2WD Off-Road World Championship: Rivkin wins with B5M

ROAR Paved Onroad National Championships: TC7 protos. Mod: Ryan Cavalieri. 13.5: Keven Hebert

ROAR 1:10 Electric Offroad Nationals: RC10B5M, Ryan Cavalieri. RC10B44.3, Ryan Cavalieri. RC10SC5M, Ryan Cavalieri. RC10T5M, Ryan Cavalieri.

Other races for this year.

Other Notes

New website design instituted


2014

Products

RC10 World's Car Kit rerelease (6002)

ProRally 4WD RTR (7070)

B44.3 Factory Team Kit (9063)

APEX Scion Racing FR-S Ready-To-Run (30113)

APEX Lexus RC F Ready-To-Run (30115)

APEX Scion Racing FR-S Drift Ready-To-Run (30113D)

APEX Scion tC Ready-To-Run (30114)

RC10B5M Champions Edition (90002)

RC10B5 Team Kit (90001)

RC10B5M Team Kit (90003)

APEX Scion Racing 2015 FR-S Brushless RTR (30116)

TC6.2 Factory Team (30109)

ProSC 4x4 Ready-To-Run (7062)

APEX Lexus RC F Brushless Ready-To-Run (30118)

Racing News

Reedy Race Invitational Championship: Team Associated's Ryan Cavalieri Wins Third Invitational

ROAR Carpet Nationals: RC12R5.2, Keven Hebert. TC, Kody Knudtson.

Snowbirds: Super Stock 13.5 Wins for Hebert and Matsukura

26th Annual April Fools Classic: Hartson Leads Team Associated to Seven Wins

Pro-Line Cactus Classic: Team Associated Takes Five Victories

2014 CRCRC Winter Midwest Championships: Ryan Maifield wins

ROAR 1:10 Electric Off-Road: RC10B5M, Jeremy Harris. SC10.2, Ryan Cavalieri. RC10T4.2, Nathan Bernal.

Other races for this year.

Other Notes

Radio Control Car Action Readers' Choice Awards, Electric Buggy: RC10B5 and RC10B5M


2013

Products

RC10B4.2 Factory Team (9041)

RC10T4.2 Factory Team (7025)

SC10RS RTR Hart & Huntington LiPo Combo (7050C)

SC10.2 Factory Team Kit (7038)

Qualifier Series RIVAL Monster Truck (20510)

RC8.2RS Nitro RTR (80909)

Qualifier Series APEX Mini Touring Car RTR (20119)

Qualifier Series RIVAL Mini Monster Truck RTR (20111)

RC10B4.1 Worlds Car Kit, Big Bore Combo (9040BB)

RC10T4.2RS RTR (7039)

RC10B4.2RS RTR (9042)

SC10RS RTR Lucas Slick Mist (7051)

SC10RS RTR Monster Energy/Toyota (7055)

RC10 Classic rerelease (6001)

SC10RS RTR Toyota Racing (7054)

SC10 4x4 RTR Monster Energy (90008)

SC10 RTR Pro Comp (7028 - re-release)

SC10RS RTR Hart and Huntington (7050)

SC10 RTR Combo (7028C)

SC10 RTR Combo (7030C)

RC10B44.2 FT (9062)

Racing News

JBRL Electric: Four Championships for Team Associated/Reedy!

27th IFMAR World Championship: Steven Hartson Wins For Team Associated!

Patrick Hofer is the 2013 Swiss 4WD Champion!

BRCA 1/8 Electric Buggy Championship: Craig Drescher Wins

Reedy TC Race of Champions: AE/Reedy Sweeps 13.5 TC

BRCA Winter National: Jefferies Wins

8-year-old Wins 3 Classes for Team Associated!

Spektrum Off-Road Championships: Team Associated's Ryan Cavalieri Sweeps

Four JBRL Electric Championships for Team Associated/Reedy!

Team Associated's Yannick Aigoin Secures 2WD French title!

Neil Cragg Completes BRCA Double!

Neil Cragg Wins BRCA 4WD Title!

25th Annual April Fools Classic: Gillespie Jr. Leads Team Associatedto Three Titles

Huge Success in Finnish Championship Series!

Hohenems Winterchamps: Patrick Hofer wins double in Austria

Other races for this year.

Other Notes

Team Associated started a presence on Google+.

Roger Curtis, co-founder of Team Associated, inducted into the R/C Hall of Fame by Radio Control Car Action, June 1, 2013

Radio Control Car Action Readers' Choice Awards, Electric Buggy: Factory Team RC10B4.2

Radio Control Car Action Editors' Choice Truck of the Year: Associated Qualifier Series ProLite 4x4

RC Driver 2013 Voice Your Choice awards: Electric Buggy: Team Associated RC10 B4.2. Monster Truck/Truggy: Team Associated Rival Monster Truck. Short Course/Stadium Truck: Team Associated SC10. Touring Car: Factory Team TC6.1 Worlds Car. Most Innovative: Team Associated SC10B RS. Electric Motor: Reedy Sonic Mach 2. Battery: Reedy batteries . Servo: XP DS1015 Hi Torque/Hi Speed Digital Servo. Hop Up: 12mm "Big Bore" Shocks. Nitro Buggy: Factory Team RC8.2. Nitro Monster Truck/Truggy: Team Associated MGT 8.0. Nitro SC/Stadium Truck: Team Associated SC10GT. Nitro Touring Car: Team Associated NTC3.


2012

Products

TC4 Club Racer (30101)

SC10GT RTR (7093)

SC8.2e RTR (80934)

RC8.2e RS RTR (80908)

RC12R5.2 Factory Team (4020)

RC10B4.1 Brushless NiMH Combo (9039C)

RC10T4.1 Brushless NiMH Combo (7037C)

SC10B RS RTR (9050)

RC10TC6.1 Factory Team World Car (30108)

ProLite 4x4 (7052)

RC10B4.1 RTR LiPo Combo (9039LC)

RC10T4.1 RTR LiPo Combo (7037LC)

RC10B4.1 Factory Team Worlds Car Kit (9040)

Qualifier Series APEX Touring (30112)

RC10R5.1 Factory Team (8022)

SC10 4x4 Factory Team Kit (90010)

Limited Edition 12R5.1 FT Kit with Free LiPo Conversion Kit (4019C)

SC10RS Brushless RTR LiPo Combo, Lucas Oil (7046C)

SC10RS RTR Combo (7047C)

SC10RS RTR Combo (7048C)

SC10RS Brushless RTR LiPo Combo (7049C)

Racing News

ROAR Region 12 Champs: Hohwart and Berger Win

Reedy International Off Road Race of Champions: Due and Numan Lead Team Associated Podium Domination

Snowbirds: Reedy Powers Hebert to Win

The Dirt Nitro Challenge: Three Victories For Team Associated

26th Pro-Line Cactus Classic: Seven Titles for Team Associated

ROAR 1:12 Modified Carpet Nationals: 12R5.1, Keven Hebert

CRCRC Electric Winter Midwest Championships: Team Associated Rules

ROAR On-Road Nationals: TC6.1, Rick Hohwart

ROAR 1/10 Off-Road Super Nationals: Stock: T4.1, Nolan Anderson. B4.1, Ryan Cavalieri. B44.1, Ryan Cavalieri. Mod: T4.1, Ryan Cavalieri.

Other races for this year.

Other Notes

Team Associated started a presence on pinterest.com.

RC Driver 2012 Voice Your Choice Awards -- Nitro SC/Stadium Truck: SC10GT.


2011

Products

SC10 4x4 Kit (90004)

SC10 RS RTR (7046, 7047, 7048, 7049)

SC10 4x4 RTR (90005, 90006, 90007)

RC8.2e Factory Team Kit (80907)

TC6.1 Factory Team Kit (30107)

B44.1 Factory Team Kit (9061)

SC10 RTR Combo (7029C, 7030C, 7032C)

RC8.2 Factory Team Kit (80906)

SC10 Combo (999TRK1)

Racing News

2011 IFMAR World Championship: 4WD buggy, Ryan Cavalieri, B44.1

2011 IFMAR World Championship, 2WD buggy: Ryan Cavalieri wins with RC10B4.1

ROAR Nationals: Ryan Maifield wins with his 1:8 RC8TCE

Cactus Classic: Ryan Maifield TQs every class

2011 Dirt Nitro Challenge

ROAR Region 4 Championships: JR Mitch wins with his RC10B4.1 and SC10 truck

17th Reedy International Off Road Race of Champions: Team Associated/Reedy/LRP's Tanner Denney Victorious

CRCRC Truck Modified Ryan Cavalieri & Ryan Maifield Dominate

ROAR On-Road Nationals: TC6 13.5, Rick Hohwart. TC6, 17.5, Jeff Cuffs.

ROAR 1:10 Scale Off Road Nationals: SC10 Mod, Ryan Maifield. SC10 17.5, Danny Stojakovic.

Other races for this year.

Other Notes

Hot Rod Hobbies Offroad Shootout: Ryan Cavalieri and Brent Fiege Victorious

RC Car Action magazine Innovation of the Year award: SC10 4x4 short-course truck.

The RC Car Action Readers' Choice Awards: Electric Buggy: RC10B4.1. Electric On-Road: TC6.

RC Driver magazine 2011 Voice Your Choice Awards: Most Innovative Product: SC10 4x4. Nitro Buggy: Factory Team RC8B. Nitro Short Course/Stadium Truck: SC8. Nitro Touring Car: Team Associated NTC3. Electric Touring Car: Team Associated TC6. Electric Short Course/Stadium Truck: SC10RS.

Reedy's new website launched: www.ReedyPower.com.

RC Driver 2010 Voice Your Choice Awards: Electric Buggy: Team Associated B4. Touring Car: Team Associated TC5.

Associated releases its first Android app to the Android Market in March.


2010

Products

RC10B4.1 2.4GHz RTR (9038)

RC10B4.1 2.4GHz RTR (Brushless) (9039)

RC10T4.1 2.4GHz RTR (7036)

RC10T4.1 2.4GHz RTR (Brushless) (7037)

RC18 Late Model RTR (20130)

RC8e/LRP Combo (80901-25, 80901-28)

RC8Te/LRP Combo (80911-25, 80911-28)

SC8e/LRP Combo (80931-25, 80931-28)

SC10 RTR Rockstar 2.4 GHz (7042)

SC10 Factory Team Kit (7034)

RC18T2 2.4GHz RTR (20101)

RC18B2 2.4GHz RTR (20106)

RC8Be Factory Team (80904)

SC10 Brushless RTR (7040, 7041, 7043, 7044)

TC6 Factory Team (30106)

B4.1 Factory Team Kit (9036)

RC18T2 Brushless RTR (20104)

RC18B2 Brushless RTR (20108)

SC18 Brushless RTR (20121)

SC18 2.4GHz RTR (20120)

RC18T2/B2 Team Kit (20103)

SC8e/SPX8/Vector 8 2500Kv Combo (80931-25)

SC8e/SPX8/Vector 8 2800Kv Combo (80931-28)

Racing News

2010 U.S. Indoor Championships: Keven Hebert Wins

"The Dirt" Nitro Challenge: Ryan Cavalieri Claims 3rd Consecutive Nitro Challenge Victory For RC8B; SC10 Dominates Pro2 Short Course

"The Dirt" Silver State Nitro Challenge: Cavalieri & Maifield Win Big In Vegas

2010 EFRA 1/12 Scale European Championship: Juho Levanen wins with his 12R5.1

ROAR 1:8 Electric Buggy: RC8Be, Ryan Maifield

ROAR On-Road Nationals: Keven Hebert

ROAR Electric Off-Road: B44, Ryan Cavalieri. SC10, Ryan Maifield.

Other races for this year.

Other Notes

Associated releases its first iPhone app to the iTunes App Store in March. Over 2700 downloads the first four weeks!

Xtreme RC Cars 2010 X-Best: 1/8 Off-Road Electric: Team Associated RC8Be. On-Road Electric: Team Associated TC5R/F.

RC Car Action 2010 Readers' Choice Awards: Electric Buggy: Team Associated B4. Electric On-Road: Team Associated TC5.

RC Driver 2010 Voice Your Choice Awards: Electric Buggy: Team Associated B4. Touring Car: Team Associated TC5.


2009

Products

SC10 Kit Debuts (7027)

RC8Te Kit Debuts (80911)

SC8e Kit Debuts (80931)

RC8e Kit Debuts (80901)

SC10 RTR (7026, 7028)

Factory Team RC8B released (80902)

SC10 RTRs released (7029, 7030)

RC10R5-Oval Factory released (8021)

Flag Body MGTs released (20503, 20504)

SC10 RTRs released (7031, 7032)

12R5.1 Kit released (4019)

RC8T Factory Team Limited Edition Kit released (80910LE)

RC8T FT Championship Edition released (80912)

TC4 RTR (with new features) (30111)

SC8 RTR (80925)

RC8 FT Electric Limited Edition Kit (80903)

RC8T RS RTR (80915)

Racing News

CRCRC Winter Midwest Championship: Team Associated Wins 2WD & Truck

2009 Cactus Classic: Ryan Maifield wins 2WD Mod with his B4, Truck Mod with his T4.. Ryan Cavalieri wins 4WD Mod with his B44.

"The Dirt" Nitro Challenge: Ryan Cavalieri TQs and wins Pro Truggy with his RC8T. Ryan Maifield wins Pro Buggy with his RC8.

ROAR 1/8 Truggy National Championship: RC8T, Ryan Maifield

2009 Florida State Series: JR Mitch wins 2009 Florida State Series with his RC8B and RC8T

Brasilian Off Road Nationals: Fachini wins with his Factory Team RC8T

R/C Pro Series Finals: Cavalieri Takes the Pro Buggy Win

ROAR Electric Offroad Nationals: RC10B4, Ryan Cavalieri. B44, Ryan Cavalier. SC10, Bill Koch. T4, Ryan Cavalieri

Other races for this year.

Other Notes

Xtreme RC Car X-Best of 2009: Nitro Truck: Team Associated SC8. 1:10 Electric Touring Car: Team Associated FT TC5R, TC5F.

RC Car Action 2009 Readers' Choice Awards: Electric Buggy: Team Associated Factory Team B44. Electric On-Road: Team Associated Factory Team TC5.


2008

Products

RC12R5 (4018)

FT TC5F (30104)

FT TC5R (30105)

Factory Team RC8T Truggy Kit (80910)

RC10R5 (8020)

SC8 Short Course (80920, 809201, 80922, 80923, 80924)

RC8 RS (80905)

Racing News

CRCRC Winter Midwest Championships: Ryan Cavalieri won 2WD Mod with his B4, 4WD Mod with his brushless B44, and Truck Mod with his T4. Five RC8s placed in the top ten of the 1:8 Buggy class.

ROAR Region 5 Onroad Championships: Walter Henderson won Superstock with his RC12R5.

ROAR Gas Truck National Championships: Jared Tebo TQd and won with his GT2

2008 Hot Rod Hobbies Shootout: Maifield Wins 2wd and Truck Modified With B4/T4. Cavalieri Wins 4wd Modified with B44.

ROAR Electric Offroad National Championship: B4, Ryan Cavalieri. B4 Stock, Andrew Smolnik. B44, Ryan Maifield. RC10T4, Ryan Cavalieri. T4 Masters Truck, Bill Koch.

2008 BRCA Championship: Neil Cragg wins 1:8 championship with his RC8.

2008 Reedy Truck Race of Champions: Tebo wins Factory Modified Truck and Cavalieri wins Factory 1:8 Truggy.

Sidewinder Nitro Explosion: Ryan Maifield took the Expert Truggy win and TQ with his RC8T and Expert Buggy with his RC8.

2008 1:12 Scale Onroad World Championships: Naoto Matsukura wins with the RC12R5

Other races for this year.

Other Notes

RC Car Action 2008 Readers' Choice Awards: Electric Buggy: Factory Team B44. Electric On-Road Car: Team Associated TC5. Electric Truck: Team Associated T4.


2007

Products

Factory Team TC5 (belt drive) (30103)

RC18R Niteline RTR (20118)

Factory Team RC8 (80900)

Mini MGT 3.0 RTR (20515)

MGT 8.0 RTR (20502)

Factory Team B44 (9060)

Racing News

Winter Midwest Championship: Ryan Cavalieri won all three classes with his Factory Team B4, T4 and JConcepts BJ4.

Italian National Series: Riccardo Rabitti, modified touring car.

Nitro Challenge: Ryan Maifield wins with his GT2

Cactus Classic: Ryan Maifield wins with his LRP Brushless powered B4 and T4

LRP Touring Car Masters: Juho Levanen wins with his FT TC5

Reedy Touring Car Race Of Champions: Ryan Cavalieri wins with his TC5

ROAR Electric Offroad National Championships: B4, Ryan Cavalieri. RC10T4, Ryan Cavalieri. T4 19T Truck, Kyle Boice. T4 Masters, Bill Cook. T4 Junior, John Paul Richards.

ROAR Paved Onroad Nationals: Sean Cochran won Stock Touring with his FT TC5

IFMAR 1:10 Off Road World Championships: Hayato Matsuzaki took 2WD off road with his B4. Jared Tebo took 4WD off road with his B44.

Other races for this year.

Other Notes

Car Action Reader's Choice Awards: Electric Buggy: Associated B4. Electric Truck: Associated T4. Electric Touring Car: Associated FT TC4. Associated moves to Lake Forest, California.

Rick Hohwart heads the Reedy team.

Xtreme RC Car X-Best of 2007: 1/10 Stadium Truck (Nitro or Electric) Team Associated RC10 GT2 Factory Team. Small Scale: Team Associated RC18.


2006

Products

RC10B4 RS (9037)

RC10T4 RS (7024)

TC4 RTR debuts (with new features) (30110)

Factory Team 18B (20107)

RC18R (20115, 20116, 20117)

GT2 RTR (7092)

Factory Team GT2 (7080)

Racing News

Masters: Andrew Abbott wins Touring Car Modified with his TC4

Reedy Race of Champions: Ryan Maifield wins Factory Gas Truck. Jared Tebo, TQs and wins Factory Modified Truck.

ROAR Gas Truck Nationals: GT2, Jared Tebo. GT2's debut race.

Nitro Challenge: Cavalieri wins, Tebo TQs Pro Gas Truck

20th Annual Pro-Line Cactus Classic: Team Associated takes top 3 in 2WD Mod Buggy and Truck Mod. Ryan Cavalieri TQs and wins both.

Silver State Nitro Challenge: Ryan Cavalieri Leads Top 5 Associated Sweep

1:18 Scale Nationals: Associated Brings Home Multiple 1:18 Scale National Titles

ROAR Paved Onroad Nationals: Jon Orr wins national championship with his 12L4

ROAR Off-Road National Championship: B4, Ryan Cavalieri

Other races for this year.

Other Notes

Reader's Choice winners: Factory Team T4, Factory Team B4, Nitro TC3.

Car Action's 2006 RC Hall of Fame Inductees: Gene Husting and Gil Losi, Sr.

Xtreme RC Car X-Best of 2006: 1/10 Stadium Truck (Nitro or Electric) Team Associated RC10 GT Factory Team. Small Scale: Team Associated RC18T.

Associated Electrics added to Wikipedia


2005

Products

TC4 RTR (30110)

Factory Team RC18T (20102)

RC18MT (20110)

RC10T4 SE (7023)

RC18B RTR 1:18 scale 4WD buggy (20105)

Factory Team TC4 (30102)

MGT 4.60 SE RTR (20501)

Racing News

IFMAR World Championships: Neil Cragg won with his RC10B4

Cactus Classic: Jared Tebo won with his RC10B4

The Dirt Nitro Challenge: Jared Tebo won with his Factory Team RC10GT

ROAR 1/12 Carpet Nationals: Jon Orr won with his RC12L4

Team Losi Off Road Championships: Ryan Cavalieri won with his B4, T4, and GT

Silver State Gas Championship: Jared Tebo won with his Factory Team RC10GT

ROAR Offroad Gas Nationals: Jared Tebo, RC10GT

Reedy Touring Car Race of Champions: Craig Drescher won with his FT TC4

ROAR Offroad Modified Nationals: B4, Ryan Maifield. RC10T4, Jared Tebo.

Other Notes

Car Action Reader's Choice 2005 winners: Electric Buggy: Associated B4. Electric Truck: Associated T4. Electric Touring Car: Associated TC4. Nitro Touring Car: Associated Nitro TC3.

Thunder Tiger and Team Associated merge.


2004

Products

Factory Team RC12L4 On Road car (4017)

Nitro TC3 RTR Plus debuts with new rear suspension (2042)

B4 Stealth Factory Team Buggy Kit (9035)

Factory Team Nitro TC3 debuts with new rear suspension (2033)

Nitro TC3 Team Kits debut with new rear suspension 2034, 2035)

Factory Team T4 (7022)

RC18T (20100)

TC4 (30100)

RC10T4 RTR SE (7023)

RC10B4 RTR SE buggy (9036)

Racing News

Pro-Line Cactus Classic: Scott Brown won 2WD Mod with his RC10B4

ROAR On-Road Carpet Nats: Mike Blackstock won 1:12 scale mod with his 12L3

ROAR Gas Nationals: Jared Tebo won 1:10 Gas with his RC10GT

IFMAR Onroad World Championships: Masami Hirosaka won with his RC12L4

EFRA 1:10 ISTC Electric On Road European Championships: Jonas Kaerup won with his TC3

O'Donnell Fuel Championships: Barry Baker won with this FT NTC3

Snowbird Nationals: Mike Blackstock won with his 12L3

ROAR Offroad Modified Nationals: RC10T4, Mark Pavidis

Other Notes

Car Action Reader's Choice 2004 winners: Electric Buggy: Associated B4. Electric Truck: Associated T4. Electric Touring Car: Associated TC3. Nitro Touring Car: Associated Nitro TC3.

Mike Reedy, founder of Reedy Modifieds, retires. Sean Cochran takes the helm. Brent Thielke heads the race team.


2003

Products

RC10B4 Stealth Team Buggy Kit (9050)

RC10T4 Team (7020)

RC10T4 RTR (7021), RC10T4 Team (7021)

Monster GT (20500)

Factory Team Nitro TC3 (2033)

RC10L4 Oval (8019)

Factory Team TC3 (3035)

RC10B4 Stealth Team Buggy Kit (9034)

Racing News

ROAR Off-Road Nationals: Billy Easton won the 1:10 Scale Truck A-Main with his GT

IFMAR Off-Road World Championships: Billy Easton won with his RC10B4

US Indoor Championships: Mike Blackstock won Touring Car Mod with his TC3. Jon Orr won 1:12 Mod with his 12L3.

Reedy Race of Asia: Barry Baker won with his TC3

Reedy Touring Car Race of Champions: Barry Baker won with his TC3

LRP Touring Car Masters: Juho Levanen won with his TC3

Carpet Nationals: Mike Blackstock won Mod Touring Car with his TC3, and 1:12 scale with his 12L3

EFRA 1:10 ISTC Electric On Road European Champs, Austria: Juho Levanen won with his TC3

ROAR Off-Road National Championship: B4, Travis Amezcua

Other Notes

Radio Control Car Action "Editor's Picks--6 Hot RTRs for under $350," includes Team Associated Nitro TC3.

Car Action Car of the Year 2003, Electric buggy: Team Associated B4

Car Action Reader's Choice Awards 2003: Electric buggy: Team Associated B3. Nitro on-road touring car: Team Associated Nitro TC3. Electric on-road touring car: Team Associated TC3.

Car Action Reader's Choice Reader's Choice Awards 2003: making the top three in their classes: Nitro truck: RC10GT. Motor: Reedy Ti Modified. Battery: Reedy X-Cell 3300. Driver: Mark Pavidis.

Xtreme R/C Cars "Racer of the Year," Mark Pavidis

Cliff Lett's RC10L3O hits 111 mph at Irwindale Speedway, Irwindale, California


2002

Products

Nitro TC3 RTR (2040, 2041)

RC10GT RTR Plus, updated with new components (7091)

Racing News

BRCA 1:10 Touring Car Championships: Craig Drescher won F1 Mod with his TC3

IFMAR 1:10 200mm Sedan World Cup: Mark Pavidis won with his NTC3

ROAR Paved On Road Nationals: Barry Baker won with his TC3

EFRA 1:10 ISTC Electric On Road European Champs, Switzerland: Juho Levanen won with his TC3

Other Notes

Xtreme R/C Cars "10 Best of 2002": Team Associated FT TC3, Nitro TC3 RTR

Hi-Torque's Car "Editor's Choice Awards 2002": Off-road nitro truck, Factory Team GT. High-end charger: Reedy Quasar Pro. Nitro touring car: Nitro TC3. Modified motor, Reedy "Ti" Titanium.


2001

Products

RC10L3O Bias-Tray chassis kit released

RC10GT Team-Built (7050, 7051)

RC10T3 Team-Built (7009) was ARR truck

Associated's own Starter Box released

Nitro TC3 Team side exhaust, pullstart (2030)

Nitro TC3 Team rear exhaust, non-pullstart (2031)

Racing News

NORRCA On Road Nats: Tony Phalen won with his TC3

Castle Classic Gas: Barry Baker won with his NTC3

Reedy European Touring Car Race of Champions: Craig Drescher won with his TC3

ROAR Fuel Off Road Nats: Billy Easton won with his GT

Reedy Race of Champions: Billy Easton won with his B3 and T3

Other Notes

Car Action 2001 Car of the Year: Factory Team TC3

Car Action Readers' Choice Awards 2001: Truck: RC10T3. Touring Car: RC10TC3.

Radio-controlled car breaks Guinness record at 109.7 mph. Cliff Lett drove Associated's 10L3 Oval car at the Irwindale Speedway.


2000

Products

RC10B3 Team (9032), Factory Team B3 (9043)

Factory Team T3 (7048), T3 RTR (7010)

Factory Team RC10GT debuts with new flat chassis (7060, 7061)

TC3 Rally Conversion Kit released

RC10GT RTR, flat chassis (7090)

RC10GT Team, pullstart, flat chassis (7067), RC10GT Team, non-pullstart, flat chassis (7068)

RC10GT Complete Sport Truck with Dynamite TNT (7056), RC10GT Team Truck with Dynamite TNT (7076)

RC10T3 Basic Plus (7003), RC10T3 Team (7038)

TC3 (3013, 3014, 3015)

RC10B3 Basic Plus (9003)

RC10T3 RTR (7010), ARR Truck (7009), Sport Kit (7013)

Racing News

IFMAR World Championships: Champion, Masami Hirosaka, RC12L3

US Indoor Championships: Billy Easton won with his TC3

ROAR Gas Truck Nationals: Richard Saxton won with his GT

Silver State Nitro Challenge: Scott Hughes won with is Factory Team GT

Florida Winter Champs: Billy Easton won 2WD Mod Buggy with his B3

Other Notes

TC3 Best Car for 2000 by Hi-Torque's R/C Car editors

Car Action Readers' Choice Awards 2000. Truck: RC10T3. Touring Car: RC10TC3. Pan Car: RC10L3Oval.

Gene Husting, Associated partner with Roger Curtis, retires.

Team Associated's TC3 is world's fastest touring car at Dominguez Hills!


1999

Products

RC12L3O (4016)

Associated releases own .15 pull start engine #2900

Electric TC3 (3010, 3011, 3012, 3030, 3040)

Racing News

IFMAR Worlds: Champion, Masami Hirosaka, RC10B3

Other Notes

Car Action 1999 Reader's Choice Awards. Truck: RC10T3. Buggy: RC10B3. Pan Car: RC10L30.


1998

Products

RC12L3 (4015)

RC10L3 Touring (8030, 8035)

RC10L3O (8018)

Factory Team line of high-performance parts introduced

RC10DS Qualifier (8082, 8083)

NDS Qualifier (8077, 8078)

Racing News

Other Notes

Car Actio:n RC10T3 Truck of the Year award by the editors

Car Action 1998 Top 10 Reader's Choice Awards. Truck: RC10T3. Buggy: RC10B3.


1997

Products

RC10L2 Road (8015)

RC10T3 truck (7003, 7013, 7037)

RC10B3 (9001, 9003, 9013, 9033)

RC10B2 to B3 Conversion Kit released

RC10NDS (8070, 8071, 8072, 8075, 8076)

RC10L2 Oval (8016)

Racing News

IFMAR Worlds: TQ, Masami Hirosaka, RC10B3

Other Notes

Team Associated website debuts

Car Action 1998 Top 10 Reader's Choice Awards: Truck: RC10T2.


1996

Products

RC12LC Graphite (4014)

RC10DS (8080, 8081, 8085)

RC10GT Bearing Kit, pullstart, black tub (7065), non-pullstart, black tub (7066)

Racing News

IFMAR Worlds: Masami Hirosaka, RC12LC

Other Notes


1995

Products

RC10B2 Racer and Sport (9000, 9011)

RC10T2 debuts with 2.60:1 Transmission (7011, 7012, 7036)

Racing News

IFMAR Worlds Champion: Matt Francis, RC10B2

Other Notes


1994

Products

RC10 Worlds Car, with Stealth transmission (6037)

2.40:1 Transmission debuts

RC10GT Basic Sport Truck, Bushing Kit, black tub (7050), RC10GT Bushing Kit, pullstart, black tub (7055)

Racing News

Other Notes


1993

Products

RC10GT gas truck with tub chassis, Stealth ATC Tranny

RC12LS debuts with Dynamic Strut front suspension (4010)

RC10LS debuts with Dynamic Strut front suspension (8010)

RC10LSO debuts with Dynamic Strut front suspension (8012)

RC10T Team Truck (7035)

Racing News

IFMAR Worlds: Brian Kinwald, RC10 Worlds Car

Other Notes


1992

Products

RC10 Championship Edition with new 2.25:1 Stealth Transmission (6011)

RC10T truck (7011), RC10T Team truck (7014)

Racing News

ROAR Nationals Champion, Brian Kinwald

IFMAR Worlds Champion, Tony Neisinger, RC12LW

Other Notes


1991

Products

RC12LW Fiberglass (4404), RC12LW Graphite (4405)

RC10T truck, tub chassis (7001)

Racing News

IFMAR Worlds Champion, Masami Hirosaka, RC10

ROAR 1/12 Concrete Oval Nationals: Chris Doceck. RC12--

ROAR 1/10 On Road Nationals: Joel Johnson: Mod

Other Notes


1990

Products

RC10 Championship Edition (6011)

RC10 Team Car, aluminum (6035), RC10 Team Car, graphite (6036)

RC10L Super Speedway, fiberglass (8005)

RC10L Super Speedway, graphite (8006)

Racing News

IFMAR Worlds Champion, Chris Doseck, RC12LW

ROAR 1/10 Nationals: Cliff Lett, 2WD Mod

ROAR 1/8 Nationals: Ralph Burch Jr.

ROAR 1/12 Nationals: Rick Hohwart: 4-cell

ROAR 1/12 Nationals: Rick Hohwart: 6-cell

ROAR 1/10 On Road Nationals: Rick Hohwart: Mod

Other Notes


1989

Products

RC10 Graphite (6025, 6030)

RC10 on road conversion parts available

RC10L Basic kit, fiberglass (8001), RC10L Basic kit, graphite (8002)

TQ10 Graphite (distributed exclusively by Horizon Hobby Distributors)

Racing News

IFMAR Worlds Champion, Masami Hirosaka, RC10

ROAR 1/12 Nationals: Kent Clausen: Mod

ROAR 1/10 Nationals: Cliff Lett: Dirt Oval

ROAR 1/10 Nationals: Steve Chamberlain, Stock

ROAR 1/10 On Road/Oval Nationals: Rick Hohwart: Mod.

ROAR 1/12 Nationals: Tony Neisinger, Mod.

ROAR 1/10 Nationals: Cliff Lett, 2WD

Other Notes


1988

Products

Racing News

Offroad ROAR Nationals Champion, Cliff Lett

IFMAR Worlds Champion, Masami Hirosaka, RC12L

ROAR 1/8 Nationals: RePete Fusco

ROAR 1/10 Oval Nationals: Scot Quillen, 2WD Oval

Other Notes

1988 RC Car Action Car of the Year: RC10

RC10 appears in "The Dead Pool" starring Clint Eastwood.


1987

Products

Racing News

First Reedy Race of Champions, Hot Trax, Huntington Beach, Calif. Champion, Jack Johnson, RC10. Invitational 2WD Class Champion, Cliff Lett, RC10.

Florida Winterchamps, Ft. Myers, Florida. 2WD On Road Class Champion, Dennis Harris, RC500. 4WD On Road Class Champion, Re-Pete Fusco, RC500 4WD.

15th Annual McCoy Race, Pit Shop, Calif. 4WD Champion, Ralph Burch Jr., RC500 4WD

ROAR 1/10 Nationals: Jay Katz

IFMAR 1:8 Gas World Championships, Pit Shop, Calif. World Champion, Re-Pete Fusco, RC500 4WD.

ROAR 1:8 Gas Nationals, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 2WD Champion, Jeff Purse, RC500. 4WD Champion, Ralph Burch Jr.

ROAR 1/12 Nationals: Randy Hunter: Mod.

Other Notes

Team Associated moves to Costa Mesa, CA.


1986

Products

RC12L (4301, 4302, 4317, 4319)

Racing News

R/C Speedweek, Las Vegas, NV 1:10 2WD Open Class Champion, Jack Johnson, RC10. 1:8 2WD Class Champion, Ron Paris, RC500.

Florida Winterchamps, Orlando 2WD Off Road, Stock Class Champion, Jay Halsey, RC10. 2WD Off Road, Modified Class Champion, Gil Losi Jr, RC10. 4WD Gas Can Am Class Champion, Ralph Burch Jr., RC500 4WD.

ROAR Nationals, Reno, NV Electric Stock Champion, Tony Neisinger, RC12L. 1:12 Electric Modified Class Champion, Rick Hohwart, RC12i.

ROAR 1:10 Off Road Nationals: Curtis Strawn: Stock 2WD. Ray Peterson: Stock 4WD.

IFMAR World Championships, Las Vegas, NV 1:12 Electric On Road World Champion, Tony Neisinger, RC12L.

The Bill Campbell 10 Hr. Enduro, Tempe, Arizona. Champions: Ralph Burch, Jr., Ron Paris, Butch Kloeber, Ross Kloeber, RC500 4WD.

1:12 Scale U.S. Indoor Championships, Cleveland, Ohio Champion: Joel Johnson, RC12L

R/C Speedweek, Las Vegas, NV. 2WD Modified Off Road Champion, Eustace Moore, RC10/MIP. 1:10 Modified Electric On Road Champion, Tony Neisinger, RC12L. 1:8 4WD Gas Class Champion, Tony Neisinger, RC500 4WD.

Other Notes


1985

Products

Racing News

Florida Winterchamps, Orlando Stock Electric Class Champion, Tony Neisinger, RC12i. 2WD Gas Class Champion, Ralph Burch Jr., RC500.

Annual McCoy Race, Pit Shop, Calif. 2WD Gas Can Am Champion, Gary Kyes, RC500. 4WD Gas Can Am Champion, Rick Davis, RC500 4WD.

First IFMAR 1:10 Off Road World Championships: World Champion, Jay Halsey, RC10

ROAR 1:10 Off Road Nationals, Dallas, TX Production Class Champion, Larry Prior, RC10

ROAR 1/12 Nationals: Tony Neisinger: Stock

Other Notes

Article: The Inside Story on the RC10, by Gene Husting


1984

Products

RC10 (6000, 6001, 6010, 6012, 6016, 6020) (Article)

RC250 Club Racer II (2001)

RC500 4WD (5001)

RC500 2WD (5002)

Racing News

5th Annual Indoor Championships, Cleveland, OH Stock Class Champion, Terry Rott, RC12i

Florida Winterchamps, Orlando. Can Am Gas Class Champion, Rich Lee, RC500. Electric Stock Class Champion, Terry Rott, RC12i. Electric Modified Class Champion, Tony Neisinger, RC12i.

Annual McCoy Race, Pit Shop, Calif. Champion, Dana Smeltzer, RC500

First ROAR 1:10 Off Road Nationals, Vineland, NJ Stock Class Champion, Jay Halsey, RC10. Modified Class Champion, Jay Halsey, RC10.

IFMAR 1:12 Worlds Championships, Herning, Denmark. Modified Electric Class, World Champion, Tony Neisinger, RC12i

ROAR Gas Nationals, Montreal, Canada. G.T. Suspension Class Champion, Ralph Burch Jr., RC500. Can Am Suspension Class Champion, Ralph Burch Jr., RC500.

Other Notes

Article: RC10s Sweep first-ever ROAR Off Road Nationals, articles reprinted from Racing with the Team, Summer 1984.

Photos: Original RC10


1983

Products

Racing News

Florida Winterchamps, Orlando. 1:8 Gas Can Am Champion, Ralphie Burch Jr., RC500 1:12 Electric Modified Class Champion, Mike Toland, RC12i

Annual McCoy Race, Ranch Pit Shop, Calif. Champion, Ralph Burch Jr., RC500

IFMAR World Championships, Carneaux, France Top Qualifier, Ralphie Burch Jr., RC500

Wiesbaden Grand Prix, Weisbaden, Germany Top Qualifier, Ralph Burch Jr., RC500

ROAR Nationals, Pit Shop, Calif. GT Class Champion, Ralph Burch Jr., RC500. Can Am Class Champion, Ralph Burch Jr., RC500

4th Annual Indoor Championships, Cleveland Modified Class Champion, Terry Rott, RC12i

Florida Winterchamps, Orlando. 1:8 Can Am Class Champion: Ralphie Burch Jr., RC300. 1:12 Electric Stock Class Champion, Mike Lavacot, RC12E. 1:12 Modified Electric Class Champion, Jim Aguirre, RC12E.

ROAR 1/12 Nationals: Steve Toland: Production

Other Notes


1982

Products

RC12i (4001)

Racing News

2nd Annual Indoor Championships, Cleveland, Ohio Stock Class Champion, Mike Lavacot, RC12E. Modified Class Champion, Kent Clausen, RC12i.

24 Hours of Miami Enduro. 1st place champions: Curtis Husting, Bill Jianas, Rick Davis, Bill Newlin, Gene Husting, Roger Curtis, RC300.

1:12 IFMAR Worlds Championships, Anaheim, Calif. World Champion, Kent Clausen, RC12E

ROAR Nationals Super Stock A-Main Champion, Mark Miranda, RC300. Oval A-Main Champion, Rick Davis, RC300.

Florida Winterchamps, Orlando. 1:8 Can Am Class Champion: Ralphie Burch Jr., RC300. 1:12 Electric Stock Class Champion, Mike Lavacot, RC12E. 1:12 Modified Electric Class Champion, Jim Aguirre, RC12E.

ROAR 1/8 Nationals: Ralph Burch, Jr: Road

Other Notes


1981

Products

Racing News

Florida Winterchamps, Orlando 1:8 Gas On Road Champion, Bill Jianas, RC300. Electric On Road Champion, Mike Lavacot, RC12E.

ROAR Nationals: 1:8 Can Am Class Champion, Rick Davis, 1st, RC500 prototype. (Bill Jianas, 2nd, RC500 prototype.) 4 Cell Modified Class Champion, Mike Lavacot, RC12E

Other Notes


1980

Products

Racing News

Florida Winterchamps, Orlando Champion, Bill Jianas, RC300

McCoy Race 1:8 Gas On Road Champion, Bill Jiana, RC300

ROAR Nationals, Fremont, Calif. 1:12 Stock Class Champion, Mike Lavacot, RC12E. 1:12 Modified Class Champion, Kent Clausen, RC12E.

24 Hour Electric Car Enduro, England, Birmingham Motor Show, 1980. 1st place champions: Walt Bailey, Phil Booth, Debbie Preston, Paul Pagdin, Dave Preston, Bill Burkenshaw, RC12E.

Other Notes


1979

Products

RC300-BD (2002)

Racing News

ROAR 1/12 Nationals: 6 Cell Modified Champion, Rick Davis, RC12e. 6 Cell Stock Champion, Mike Lavacot, RC12e. 6 Cell Production Champion, Curtis Husting, RC12e. 4 Cell Stock Champion, Kent Clausen, RC12e.

Florida Winterchamps: 1:8 Gas On Road Class Champion, Rick Davis, RC300.

Weisbaden Grand Prix, Weisbaden, Germany. 1:8 Gas On Road Class Champion, Rick Davis, RC300

24 Hours of Miami Enduro 1st place Champions: Mike Rowland, Bill Jianas, Rick Davis, Curtis Husting, Carl Petri, Tom McGarry, all RC300s.

ROAR 1/8 Nationals: Jeff Rold, Road

Other Notes


1978

Products

RC200 debuts (1:8 nitro)

RC12E debuts (3000)

Racing News

ROAR Nationals, R Rattey's Raceway, Mass. 1:8 Gas Class Champion, Bill Jianas, RC200. Expert 6 Cell Stock Champion, RePete Fusco, RC12e. Expert 6 Cell Modified Champion, Arturo Carbonell, RC12e. Expert 4 Cell Modified Champion, Curtis Husting, RC12e.

Other Notes


1977

Products

Racing News

First McCoy Race, Pit Shop, Pomona, Calif. Champion, Earl Campbell, RC100.

First IFMAR World Championships, Pomona, Calif. Champion, Butch Kroells, RC100.

ROAR 1/8 Nationals: Roger Curtis: Road.

Other Notes


1976

Products

Racing News

ROAR Nationals:. Can Am Road Champion, Bill Jianas, RC100. Roger Curtis: Oval. Gene Husting: GT.

Winter Series Championships, Calif. Champion, Gene Husting, RC100

Other Notes


1975

Products

RC100 debuts

Racing News

Summer Series Championships, Calif. Champion, Gene Husting, RC100

Other Notes

Pictures: RC100


1972

Products

Racing News

ROAR Nationals: Road Champion, Chuck Hallum, RC1. Oval Champion, Roger Curtis, RC1.

Other Notes


1971

Products

RC2

Racing News

ROAR Nationals East Coast Road Champion, Chris Chan, RC1. Roger Curtis: Oval.

Other Notes

Associated Electrics moves to Santa Ana, California


1970

Products

RC1

Racing News

Other Notes



Notes:

The above info was extracted from various sources, including but not limited to the following. Entries with a (?) indicate uncertainty of correct placement year.

  • Copyright dates on the kit manuals.
  • Later kit and RTR dates refer to the announced date more than the release date.
  • Early Making Headlines section of the web site (information culled from magazines).
  • Early Race Results section of the web site.
  • Personal recollections from various Associated workers.
  • Team Associated Insider's Newsletter back issues.
  • Associated Kits catalogs and back copies of early printed catalogs.
  • Many thanks to Gene Husting, who researched the early race winnings.