RC Racing Spencer Rivkin - ProTek RC Pro Team Driver

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RC Racing Spencer Rivkin - ProTek RC Pro Team Driver

Spencer Rivkin


Team Associated's Spencer Rivkin has risen from phenom to multiple World Championship wins in the past eight years.

Hometown: Surprise, Arizona Pro R/C Experience: 8 years


Spencer's Professional RC Accomplishments

Professional RC Accomplishments

  • Won first World title at the age of 15 at the 2015 IFMAR 1:10 Electric Off-Road World Championships in Tsukuba, Japan in 2WD Buggy and came back to win his second World belt (again in 2WD) at the 2019 IFMAR World Championships in Trencin, Slovakia.
  • Has garnered seven ROAR national off-road titles, most recently winning the 2019 1:8 Nitro Buggy crown.
  • First ROAR titles were posted in 2013 in stock 17.5 Buggy and stock 2WD Short Course.
  • Won Pro Nitro Truggy and Pro eBuggy at the 2021 Psycho Nitro Blast (also won Pro Nitro Buggy title at 2018 PNB).
  • Finished second at the 2020 Reedy Race of Champions.
  • Took down Pro eBuggy win at the 2019 Silver State Challenge.
  • 2017 Pro Nitro Buggy winner at the Alabama Manufacturers Shootout.
  • Posted wins in Pro Buggy and eBuggy at the 2019 AMainHobbies Manufacturers Cup (Silver Dollar R/C Raceway – Chico, CA).

Learn more about Spencer Rivkin
Personal Info

Nickname: "LB” (Little Buddy)
Parents: Ronnie and Jamilee
Hobbies: Enjoys camping, hanging out at the pool, and hosting cookouts with family and friends. Spencer spends a lot of his race prep and practice time at his local track – Hobby Action R/C Raceway (Chandler, AZ).

He credits getting into R/C racing as a way he worked through childhood anxiety challenges.

What products does Spencer use in his RC racing program.

Chassis: Team Associated
Engine: OS Speed Drake Edition
Fuel: VP Racing Fuels
Electric Motor/ESC: Hobbywing
Battery: ProTek RC
Servos: Savox
Tires: JConcepts
Accessories: ProTek RC, JConcepts, Team Associated Factory Team, RM2, Drake-In, Schelle, Lunsford, Stickit1Racing

Watch Spencer's Latest YouTube Videos

One of the youngest and hottest racers on the radio control racing circuit, Spencer offers informative information for both RC racers and bashers alike. While you are on his YouTube channel, be sure to subscribe for all of the latest R/C news and information.

Under the Hood - Associated RC8B4

A look at Spencers winning RC8B4, powered by Reds engines, and JConcepts tires, bodies and wings.

All New RC10B74.2

Check out the features of the all new Team Associated B74.2. Filmed at the JConcepts NCTS event.

August Updates

Why Do Off-Road Vehicles Run Slick Tires

The slick tire has become the go to tire option at the majority of race events.

Team Associated B74.2 Talk / Setup

B74.2 Set up – Check out the adjustable rear diff height, total weight savings, options, and more.

July’s Update

Mays Race/Setup Report

Associated B6.4 Carpet Car Under The Hood

Get detailed information on my personal race car showing my full race package.

April's Update

New RC8B4 & RCB4E 1/8 Buggy

Debuting the all new Team Associated RC8B4 & RC8B4E at The Dirt Nitro Challenge.

Building the Rear End - RC8B4 & B4E

Showing you the in's and out's on the building process to insure you maximize your car build.

Building the Front End - RC8B4 & B4E

Building the front clip of the new Team associated B4 to show you the in's and out's.

RC8B4 & B4E Diff Build

How to build diffs in the all new Team Associated B4 / B4E to help with traction and consistency.

Practicing like a Pro - Spencer Rivkin

In this video, I will be discussing how I practice when I'm at the track.