February, 2021

  1. Short history of the Serpent RC Car company

    February 22, 2021 by Jaap Dienaar

    Serpent was a company from Heemstede, North Holland in the Netherlands specializing in competition grade radio controlled cars which has won numerous IFMAR and EFRA titles, plus several national titles. What happened to them now? Let’s take a look at their history.

  2. Associated RC2 (1971)

    February 9, 2021 by Jaap Dienaar

    The Associated RC2 was the updated version of the RC1, and so it is the second production model of Team Associated. It was only short on the market as it was replaced by the legendary Associated RC100; the car that dominated the first IFMAR World Championships at Thorp Raceway in Pomona, California (more…)

  3. Associated RC 1 (1970)

    February 9, 2021 by Jaap Dienaar

    The first RC Car made by Associated, a 2WD pancar produced in 1970.
    In 60’s slot cars were the hottest trend and hobbyist’s Roger Curtis and Lee Yurada decided to produce slot car parts, accessories, and even cars. They soon opened up a local slot car race track in Lynnwood, CA and Associated Electrics (AE) was born. (more…)