Well it is almost time to hit the road for the pilgrimage to Vegas. Equipment is in route and we will be leaving in the morning.
Advance Electronics has updated the Black Diamond ESC to a limited profile to V2.1 and is allowed for the IIC. Also LRP has the Zero ESC available which is designed with the same Limited profile as the others allowed in the limited class and this is also allowed.
Amateur Class motor will again be the Speed Passion 17.5 V3.0 motor. I am proud to have Speed Passion involved again in supporting the Sportsman class and as a sponsor of the IIC.
Jaco and SMC are again the title sponsors and the reason the IIC has continued as the best event in the world we are glad Jack will be joining us again this year. Jaco Rubberz will again be the handout tire for the event. For many years they have been the chosen tire for the IIC as well as many of the nations top races We thank Jack and Danny for 6 great years of support and believing in us
Tekin Electronics will be in full force at this years IIC as not only a sponsor but with full technical support. President of Tekin Jim Campbell as well as Team manager Randy Pike will be at the IIC to help all racers with any questions or programing help they will need. As well as displaying all the latest things from Tekin.
Thunder Power continues the years of wonderful support of the IIC with again being involved. Jim Skinner will be in attendance each day to help racers with the Thunder Power line of Batteries and answer any questions you have regarding Lipo's or charging.
Novak and the World renowned Charlie Suangka will be in attendance to help Novak customers will any help they will need or questions regarding Novak products.
Parma will continue their 6 years of support for the IIC with a free body in the goodie bag as well as bringing in Expert Painter Charlie Barns who will be displaying the wide range of products from Parma and giving Airbrushing demonstrations on site during the event.
Teru from Xenon will be there displaying his wide range of spur gears and pinions and many cool new items they have.
CRC Racing will again be providing our racing surface with the Fast Track rug. The proven choice of race tracks around the world as well as being there to support all the CRC customers in attendance at the event.
Amp Draw Hobbies will again be the onsite hobbyshop to ensure that you have all the things you will need and as always have some great deals during hte event.
Many other sponsors and teams that will be in attendance at this years IIC, these companies support the IIC because it is you the racers who they want to support, meet and assist at the event. Don't hesitate going up to the teams to ask for help. that is why they are there! Even the pros, you would be amazed how much you can learn by talking with them and asking questions.
Thanks to these sponsors for supporting the IIC.
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RC Scoring Pro
The event T shirt will again be something special as our designer Dusty Kemp always comes up with something fresh and cool.
It sounds like our IIC poker tournament is going to be quite a show with the World famous or infamous Barry Baker planning on being the top dog and claiming the very nice IIC gold poker bracelet commemorating the tournament.
Registration for the IIC will open at Noon on Monday and pit set up will be from 3pm to 5pm on Monday.
All of the IIC team looks forward to seeing all of you at the event and we hope everyone has a safe trip.
See you soon.