I've been around this industry for around 15 or so years. One of the greatest races I ever seen was watching Pavids and Kinwald duel through 3 A-mains at some National back at So Cal (Garden Grove days)
Mark your Loyalty to associated is unprecedented. It's Admirable that you have never jumped ship, like so many of your team mates have through the years.
When I think of Associated, your the first person that comes to mind, you've done some great work and I'm sure you will be missed.
Kyosho makes some good stuff, I would love to see there electric stuff grow to world class quality. those new electric 4wd on and off roads look great in the pics i have seen.