Traxxas Unleashes the Corvette Stingray 4-Tec 3.0

Bigger, sleeker, and more rad than ever. Traxxas is turning up the heat when it comes to road-ready R/C models. Following in the tracks of their stunning lineup of 4-Tec 2.0 models, they’ve released their next-generation on-road platform, the 4-Tec 3.0 Corvette Stingray. You’ll find plenty of “newness” sprinkled throughout this model, from the body… Continue Reading

Traxxas Unleashes the Corvette Stingray 4-Tec 3.0

Traxxas Unleashes the Corvette Stingray 4-Tec 3.0

Bigger, sleeker, and more rad than ever. Traxxas is turning up the heat when it comes to road-ready R/C models. Following in the tracks of their stunning lineup of 4-Tec 2.0 models, they’ve released their next-generation on-road platform, the 4-Tec 3.0 Corvette Stingray. You’ll find plenty of “newness” sprinkled throughout this model, from the body… Continue Reading

Kyosho Rekindles a Classic: Fazer Mk2 1967 Pontiac GTO

Kyosho Rekindles a Classic: Fazer Mk2 1967 Pontiac GTO

Kyosho has another model that’s primed to fire up fans of the classic muscle car. Following in the tire tracks of its Dodge Charger and Chevy El Camino models, Kyosho has introduced the Fazer Mk2 1967 Pontiac GTO. With a stunning silver body, black roof, and chromed accents, this car is sure to stir up… Continue Reading

REVIEW

Crawler Innovations Testing by UK Scale & Crawler [Video]

Crawler Innovations Testing by UK Scale & Crawler [Video]

Contributor and friend to RCNewb.com, Matthew Horsley has been hard at work with a number of great videos. Aside from showing off his trail running and other outdoor R/C exploits, he’s been doing some amazing reviews of hop-ups and upgrades. His latest video is a review of some Crawler Innovations items. If you’re looking for… Continue Reading

Pro-Line Interco Black Mamba Mud Terrain Truck Tires

Pro-Line Interco Black Mamba Mud Terrain Truck Tires

Pro-Line has introduced its new, Interco Black Mamba Mud Terrain Truck Tires for your next mud truck build. Designed to fit 2.6″ wheels, these tires are narrow and knobby, a perfect combination for slicing and clawing through sloppy, wet terrain. Measuring 6″ tall and 1.86″ wide, Pro-Line’s Interco Black Mamba Mud Terrain Truck Tires feature… Continue Reading

Pro-Line Hyrax XL 2.9″ Tires for the Losi Super Rock Rey

Pro-Line Hyrax XL 2.9″ Tires for the Losi Super Rock Rey

Pro-Line has taken the all-terrain gripping performance of their Hyrax trail tire and supersized it for the Losi Super Rock Rey. The Hyrax XL 2.9″ All Terrain Tire has been designed specifically for the 1/6-scale Super Rock Rey and looks ready to rip into whatever terrain you encounter. Originally designed for crawlers, the Hyrax tread… Continue Reading

Get Ready to Shred the Drag Strip with the Traxxas Drag Slash

Get Ready to Shred the Drag Strip with the Traxxas Drag Slash

Who’s ready for an old-fashioned teaser? No frills, no surprises (well, maybe), just a dimly-lit photo of a radio-controlled drag truck and its name; Drag Slash. That’s right, folks, Traxxas is heading back into the ring for their second go-around with R/C drag racing. With many R/C drag racing enthusiasts turning to the Traxxas Slash… Continue Reading

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with 10% Off at Pro-Line

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with 10% Off at Pro-Line

Why not save a little green this St. Patrick’s Day? Pro-Line is offering up an additional 10% off your next order at prolineracing.com between Tuesday, March 16, and Thursday, March 18. To activate the savings, simply use coupon code LUCKY21 when you check out. This discount code is good on all Pro-Line wheels, tires, bodies,… Continue Reading

Upgrades and Hop-ups for the Team Associated DR10

Upgrades and Hop-ups for the Team Associated DR10

Customize and tune your radio-controlled dragster with help from this list of upgrades. No prep R/C drag racing is one of the hottest forms of radio-controlled motorsport. What began as converting buggies and short course trucks into straight-line dragsters has quickly grown to included purpose-built ready-to-run (RTR) models and kits from some of the biggest… Continue Reading

Review: Traxxas TRX-4 Ford Bronco Body Kit

Review: Traxxas TRX-4 Ford Bronco Body Kit

Turning a TRX-4 Sport into a TRX-4 Bronco with a simple body swap. My Traxxas TRX-4 Sport has undergone quite a few changes since it arrived on my doorstep a few years ago. Little by little, this rig has been transformed from a standard pickup truck into an outdoor adventure rig, thanks to the wide… Continue Reading

Pro-Line 1993 Ford Ranger R/C Crawler Body Set

Pro-Line 1993 Ford Ranger R/C Crawler Body Set

Pro-Line has introduced another body option for 12.3″/313mm wheelbase scale crawlers, featuring the smooth stylings of the 1993 Ford Ranger. This body set not only pays homage to smaller and mid-size pickup trucks, but it also features some unique scale details. The two-piece clear body is made from durable Lexan polycarbonate and includes a parts… Continue Reading

Pro-Line Slot Mag Drag Spec R/C Dragster Wheels

Pro-Line Slot Mag Drag Spec R/C Dragster Wheels

Putting the finishing touches on your R/C dragster build? If you’re aiming for a late-60s/early-70s look for your ride, Pro-Line has a new set of front and rear wheels that should fit beautifully. The Slot Mag Drag Spec front and rear wheels offer up a clean, classic look for your old-school racer. Molded from stone… Continue Reading

Team Associated Pro4 SC10 RTR Short Course Truck

Team Associated Pro4 SC10 RTR Short Course Truck

There’s a new kid on the block in the world of R/C short course trucks. Team Associated has introduced the Pro4 SC10 RTR Short Course Truck, a brushless-powered, ready-to-run (RTR) machine that’s perfect for backyard ripping or racing with friends. With an eye-catching graphics scheme and plenty of power under the hood, this truck should… Continue Reading

Tower Hobbies Presidents’ Day Sale

Tower Hobbies Presidents’ Day Sale

Tower Hobbies has kicked off a weekend of savings during their 2021 Presidents’s Day Sale. Between now and Monday, February 15, you can save up to 25% on select R/C models, kits, and accessories. Among the brands included in this sale are Tamiya, TrakPower, HiTec, RJ Speed, and more. To activate the discount, use coupon… Continue Reading

A Cage-back Classic: Adam Clift’s Carisma SCA-1E Ford F-150

A Cage-back Classic: Adam Clift’s Carisma SCA-1E Ford F-150

I love keeping tabs on build updates from hobbyists and scale modelers that I admire. After I came across Adam Clift’s SCA-1E Range Rover build last year, I soon discovered another of his Carisma Scale Adventure builds, a cage-back 1976 Ford F-150. Where the Range Rover was weathered and worn, the F-150 body on Adam’s… Continue Reading

Element RC Reintroduces the Enduro Sendero HD RTR Trail Truck

Element RC Reintroduces the Enduro Sendero HD RTR Trail Truck

After dropping a few hints on their social media channels, Element RC has brought back its original ready-to-run (RTR) trail truck, the Enduro Sendero HD RTR. While a few items have changed on this 1/1–scale rig, it’s nice to see a radio-controlled crawler with 1.9″ tires/wheels return to the Element RC lineup. There are quite… Continue Reading

Tamiya Delights with their New 2021 Models

Tamiya Delights with their New 2021 Models

Who’s ready for a slew of new models from Tamiya? This legendary R/C brand has taken the wraps off of an array of upcoming releases slated for early 2021. Whether you’re a fan of scale detail or funky fun, on-road sports cars or off-road explorers, this Springtime fleet is sure to have something for everyone.… Continue Reading