REVIEW

ARRMA Infraction 4×4 MEGA Brushed Resto-Mod Truck

ARRMA Infraction 4×4 MEGA Brushed Resto-Mod Truck

If you’re looking to get your R/C kicks from on-and-off-road terrain, ARRMA’s Infraction 4×4 MEGA Resto-Mod Truck might be the perfect fit. This 1/8-scale cousin to the mighty Infraction 6S BLX (1/7-scale) aims to offer plenty of go-fast fun with a 570-size brushed motor and a 4S-capable ESC and internal components. Featuring a resto-mod-style body… Continue Reading

Pro-Line 1972 Plymouth ‘Cuda “Motown Missle” Black Tough-Color Body

Pro-Line 1972 Plymouth ‘Cuda “Motown Missle” Black Tough-Color Body

Pro-Line has released another drag racing body to its “Tough-Color” lineup with the introduction of the 1972 Plymouth ‘Cuda “Motown Missle.” Much like its 1972 Plymouth ‘Cuda Clear Body, the Tough-Color body beautifully recreates the lines and details from the early 1970s, 1:1 Barracuda. With an all-black finish, the Tough-Color variant allows your R/C dragster… Continue Reading

ARRMA Vendetta 4×4 “Speed Bash” 3S BLX RTR

ARRMA Vendetta 4×4 “Speed Bash” 3S BLX RTR

ARRMA has unleashed its latest All-Road Speed Bash Racer, the 1/8-scale Vendetta. Following in the tire tracks of the Infraction and Felony, the Vendetta has been designed for on and off-road action with plenty of power to spare. The heartbeat of this 1/8-scale machine comes from a Spektrum Firma 3660, 3900kv brushless motor and Spektrum… Continue Reading

See it in Action: Axial’s SCX6 Jeep JLU Wrangler [Video]

See it in Action: Axial’s SCX6 Jeep JLU Wrangler [Video]

The next big thing in the world of R/C crawling is indeed “big”. The introduction of Axial’s SCX6 Jeep JLU Wrangler ushers in a new level of scale and trail adventure vehicle. The 1/6-scale SCX6 features plenty of visual details, plus trail driving and rock crawling performance. Powered by a 1200kv brushless motor, this massive… Continue Reading

Big & Bold; Axial’s SCX6 Jeep JLU Wrangler RTR

Big & Bold; Axial’s SCX6 Jeep JLU Wrangler RTR

Axial wasn’t kidding when they teased “something big” in last week’s social media announcements. The SCX lineup has gotten larger, in more ways than one, thanks to the introduction of the SCX6 Jeep JLU Wrangler RTR. This 1/6-scale behemoth takes scale/trail adventures to an entirely new realm as the SCX10 III platform has been seemingly… Continue Reading

Axial is Teasing a Big Announcement on 10/14/21

Axial is Teasing a Big Announcement on 10/14/21

What does the R/C adventure brand have up its sleeve? Well, it looks like Axial has something new to show the world on Thursday, October 14. Based on a pair of social media posts, they’re teasing an upcoming release that’s bigger than normal. In two Instagram video posts, you can see an SCX24 Jeep Wrangler… Continue Reading

New Models on the Scale Crawling Scene for 2021

New Models on the Scale Crawling Scene for 2021

Year after year, the scale R/C crawling and trail truck scene has experienced impressive amounts of growth. The groundswell of popularity for this genre of radio-controlled vehicle has brought a number of brands to the table. Although we’re nearing the end of 2021, there have been more than a few new model developments in the… Continue Reading

See it in Action: Carisma’s SCA-1E 2.1 LWB Ford F-150 [Video]

See it in Action: Carisma’s SCA-1E 2.1 LWB Ford F-150 [Video]

Carisma and its R/C adventure brand, Carisma Scale Adventure have been having a fantastic year filled with refreshed and re-released models. On the scale and trail side of things, their SCA-1E LWB Ford F-150 has received a new black paint job while at the same time keeping the same dependable chassis and components under the… Continue Reading

Tamiya Super Avante R/C Buggy Kit

Tamiya Super Avante R/C Buggy Kit

It’s fun to learn about new releases from R/C brands that have been involved in the hobby from the very beginning. Tamiya is no stranger to new releases; however, one of their latest creations is quite interesting as it is an evolution on an already well-known and beloved model, the Avante. Set for an upcoming… Continue Reading

Kyosho Fazer MK2 FZ02-D Toyota Supra Drift Car

Kyosho Fazer MK2 FZ02-D Toyota Supra Drift Car

Fans of R/C drifting have a new machine to marvel over; Kyosho’s Fazer MK2 FZ02-D Toyota Supra. Riding atop its Fazer chassis, this 1/10-scale drift car offers a healthy mix of scale detail and pure performance. Powered by a 550-size brushed motor, the Fazer MK2 FZ02-D has a solid amount of power to play with… Continue Reading

Pro-Line 1/8-scale 2021 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD Body

Pro-Line 1/8-scale 2021 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD Body

Pro-Line has released a new body for the 1/8-scale ARRMA Kraton 6S. If you’re craving a fresh, new look for your brushless-powered beast, take a look at Pro-Line’s 2021 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD Body. Designed with details matching the 1:1 Chevrolet Silverado, this eighth-scale polycarbonate body combines rugged looks with sleek, sharp lines. The body… Continue Reading

Losi Revamps its Tenacity TT Pro SCT with Spektrum Smart Tech

Losi Revamps its Tenacity TT Pro SCT with Spektrum Smart Tech

If you’re looking for a new “go fast” R/C model to rip around with, Losi and Horizon Hobby have given the Tenacity TT Pro Brushless Short Course Truck an electronics overhaul. While it remains untouched on the outside, this 1/10-scale, ready-to-run (RTR) machine now features a Spektrum radio system and Spektrum Smart technology. For its… Continue Reading

Discover Adventure with Carisma’s SCA-1E Prairie Wolf RTR

Discover Adventure with Carisma’s SCA-1E Prairie Wolf RTR

To say Carisma Scale Adventure has been busy in 2021 is an understatement. With a slew of new releases and updated models in their rear-view mirror, it’s been exciting to see what other goodies they have in store. Their latest release should be a welcomed sight for fans of scale crawlers that want a rig… Continue Reading