Kyosho MK2 “Mad Van” R/C Monster Van

Kyosho MK2 “Mad Van” R/C Monster Van

Kyosho has introduced a unique model for R/C monster truck fanatics. Shifting gears from traditional pickup truck bodies, the Fazer MK2 Mad Van plants the boxy body of a cargo van onto the chassis of a ground-pounding monster machine. Riding atop their FX02L-BT chassis, the Fazer MK2 Mad Van features four-wheel drive (shaft-driven), full ball… Continue Reading

Tamiya TA07 MS On-road Chassis Kit

Tamiya TA07 MS On-road Chassis Kit

If your hobby dreams involve hitting the open road (or a closed-course circuit), Tamiya has released a new on-road kit to help you get up to speed. The TA07 MS Chassis Kit is the continuation of the TA07 line and offers a number of higher-end parts and design considerations, all focused on giving you a… Continue Reading

REVIEW

WLToys K989 1:28-scale Radio-Controlled Rally Car

WLToys K989 1:28-scale Radio-Controlled Rally Car

I’m never one to turn away an opportunity to check out a new R/C car, especially if it looks like a fun, take-anywhere, and do just-about anything type of machine. The fine folks at GearBest.com sent me a WLToys K989 R/C rally car to review and so-far, I’m impressed. As with any radio-controlled vehicle I… Continue Reading

REEF’S RC Redcat Racing GEN8 Rock Slider Upgrade

REEF’S RC Redcat Racing GEN8 Rock Slider Upgrade

The Redcat Racing GEN8 has plenty going for it right out of the box. Still, there are plenty of upgrade options for this rig, including a new set of rock sliders from REEF’s RC. These sliders are incredibly durable and should allow your rig to flow over hangups with greater ease. The highlights of REEF’S… Continue Reading

12 Days of Christmas at Tower Hobbies and Horizon Hobby

12 Days of Christmas at Tower Hobbies and Horizon Hobby

You can still snag some deals on select R/C models and gear, thanks to a few online “12 Days of Christmas” sales. Tower Hobbies and Horizon Hobby are both offering discounts on ready-to-run bashers, trail trucks, quadcopters, and more. You can get the same deals through both shops, but if you prefer one website over… Continue Reading

AMain Hobbies “12 Days of Deals and Giveaways” Returns for 2019

AMain Hobbies “12 Days of Deals and Giveaways” Returns for 2019

The busiest days of the holiday shopping season might be in the rear-view mirror, but there are still opportunities to get some R/C-related holiday cheer. AMain Hobbies is bringing back their “12 Days of Deals and Giveaways” by offering daily discounts and savings on select models and R/C gear. AMain Hobbies 12 Days of Deals:… Continue Reading

20% Off Cyber Monday Sale at Hobby Recreation Products

20% Off Cyber Monday Sale at Hobby Recreation Products

If you weren’t able to take advantage of this year’s many R/C Black Friday deals, fear not. Hobby Recreation Products is throwing down the savings gauntlet, allowing you to save 20% off of everything in their online store, including brands like Element RC, Redcat Racing, Carisma, HPI, and more. I’m not sure where to start… Continue Reading

Hands-on with Pro-Line’s Grunt 1.9″ G8 Rock Terrain Tires

Hands-on with Pro-Line’s Grunt 1.9″ G8 Rock Terrain Tires

When it comes to upgrades, sometimes you just can’t stop. That’s been the case with my Carisma Scale Adventure Lynx SCA-1E. This trail rig has had seen plenty of overhauls since it rolled into my garage, but every tweak and modification has made it that much better. Although I had already upgraded the tires on… Continue Reading

Get More For Your Money with These Black Friday Deals from Traxxas

Get More For Your Money with These Black Friday Deals from Traxxas

Traxxas is taking a different approach to their Black Friday savings, offering extra gear and accessory bundles with your new R/C purchase. For a limited time, you can get the following bonus items when you purchase select Traxxas models: Free AC Fast-charge Adapter (coupon code ACFREE19)  with the purchase of a Traxxas Bandit (24054-1) Traxxas Rustler… Continue Reading

Save on Redcat Racing Models Through 12/2 at Tower Hobbies

Save on Redcat Racing Models Through 12/2 at Tower Hobbies

I’ve you’ve got your eye on a new Redcat Racing model, you’ve got some great savings to choose from at Tower Hobbies. Now through December 2, 2019 you can save on an array of machines, from go-fast speeders and massive monster trucks to trail rigs. Just about every Redcat Racing model is on sale, including… Continue Reading

Three Levels of Black Friday Savings from Exclusive R/C

Three Levels of  Black Friday Savings from Exclusive R/C

Does your holiday shopping list include upgrades and scale accessories, Exclusive R/C has you covered on quite a few fronts. Skip the long lines at stores and visit thescaleking.com for three layers of Black Friday/Cyber Monday discounts. Between now and Monday, December 2 you can save on your online order with one of the following… Continue Reading