News - Race Results

Myron Kinnard Takes Wins in VTA and TC at the Apex Challenge

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2023

The 14th running of the Apex Challenge (Thunder Jam) was this past weekend at Apex Raceway and Hobbies in middle Tennessee. This two-day event drew racers from as far as Ohio and Missouri and much of the southeast. The event…


Myron Battman Kinnard Takes First in 21.5 Touring Car

Tuesday, Dec 20, 2022

2022 has been all kinds of different for myself and my family ... glad to end last race of the year on a good note. Apex Hobbies and Raceway hosted the 2022 Winter Scale Champs this past weekend. The event…


Smokey and Bandit Trophy Event

Tuesday, Nov 8, 2022

This past weekend Apex Hobbies and Darkside hosted the Smokey and Bandit Trophy Event. It is a theme race based on the movie "Smokey and the Bandit." The two main classes are VTA and Euro/Semi Truck. Racers came from all…


Davide Ongaro Wins 1:8 Fuel Off-Road World Championship Driving RC8B4

Monday, Sep 12, 2022

(Pictured: Davide Ongaro.) Every two years, the world's best drivers gather to crown an IFMAR World Champion. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 event was cancelled, so it has been four years since the last 1:8 World Championship where…


AE takes Mod Buggy and 17.5 Buggy at the Snap Hard League

Monday, Aug 1, 2022

(Pictured: John Barron 2, TQ/Win 2WD Modified Buggy. Team Associated rolled into Middle TN for the Snap Hard Race League Series #10. It's the only part of the series on high bite CRC black carpet. The class required only slicks…


Team Associated Takes Four at South Island Indoor Champs 2022

Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022

The weekend of the champs had finally arrived and in true indoor racing style the weather was cold and damp - perfect conditions to be inside all weekend skidding model cars around. A few travelers had bravely defied potential…


Battman takes 2 Classes at the TN State On-Road Carpet Championships

Tuesday, Jun 28, 2022

This past weekend, Team Associated and Reedy Power were on hand at the event hosted by Apex, Darkside, and Cry Baby Racing. This is a mid-summer carpet event run every two years. Classes like VTA, USGT, 21.5 TC, Jr. VTA,…


Grigoriadis Wins Greek National Race

Wednesday, Apr 6, 2022

The Greek National race took place at Amaliada, Greece on March 4, 2022. Starting off the first day of practice, Grigoriadis Nikos made adjustments to his RC8B3.2, and got everything dialed easily and quickly for his practice runs. After two…


Ongaro Collects the RC8B4's First Big Win!

Wednesday, Mar 9, 2022

Round 1 of Italian Championship is done and dusted. It's my second race with the new RC8B4, and feeling terrific! Super happy about how whole package worked during the weekend. It got me the TQ and win on a challenging…


Apex Challenge

Thursday, Feb 24, 2022

Apex Raceway and Hobbies hosted the 14th annual APEX challenge race February 20, 2022. This event always draws entries to compete for bragging rights and some nice hardware for besting the tough competition in several classes. Team Associated was…