About Us


PhatDad is a home based business that was created from the fun and passion of the radio controlled hobbies experience. Thomas " PhatDad" Coulombe, nickname given to him in his younger years, has been a modeler and Rc jeek for over 25 years. Thomas was the first in San Diego, Ca to get his hands on the HPI BAJA RTR, built one the first 1/5 scale race tracks in So Cal on his private property, also now known as the "Phatract" and has created what he calls BajaCross racing.PhatDad is just that, a team of passionate large scale racers, with a combined 90 plus years of rc racing, model building, raceprep and setup experience. Plus countless tips and tricks. You can always find us at the races and the ever growing HPI BAJA events popping up around the country. Thanks for all your support guys and have fun.