MIP Mini-T 2.0 Metric, Three-piece Wrench Set

MIP has released a new tool set for the Losi Mini-T 2.0. If you need to upgrade or repair your small-scale truggy, the MIP Mini-T 2.0 Wrench Set should help you get the job done quickly. Designed with the Mini-T 2.0 in mind, this three-piece tool set includes 4.0mm and 5.5mm nut drivers and a… Continue Reading

MIP Mini-T 2.0 Metric, Three-piece Wrench Set

MIP Mini-T 2.0 Metric, Three-piece Wrench Set

MIP has released a new tool set for the Losi Mini-T 2.0. If you need to upgrade or repair your small-scale truggy, the MIP Mini-T 2.0 Wrench Set should help you get the job done quickly. Designed with the Mini-T 2.0 in mind, this three-piece tool set includes 4.0mm and 5.5mm nut drivers and 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

JConcepts “The Gozer” 1/10-scale R/C Monster Truck Body

JConcepts “The Gozer” 1/10-scale R/C Monster Truck Body

JConcepts love for monster trucks continues to show through with the release of their latest 1/10-scale MT body, “The Gozer”. This uniquely-styled lid will certainly grab attention with its tall roof, long hood, and short, pinched rear section. With its one-of-a-kind look, “The Gozer” should serve as a great canvas for many creative R/C builds.… Continue Reading

An Action-packed Overview: Redcat’s GEN8 Scout II V2 [Video]

An Action-packed Overview: Redcat’s GEN8 Scout II V2 [Video]

Redcat’s refreshed GEN8 Scout II V2 is many parts original with a sprinkling of durability and appearance updates that should help to make this an even greater rig than it already is. Enhanced axles, axle gears, center skid plate, and clear-windowed bodies, this rig has been refined and is more than ready to hit the… Continue Reading

Pro-Line Carbine 1.9″ Internal Bead-Loc Dually Wheels

Pro-Line Carbine 1.9″ Internal Bead-Loc Dually Wheels

If you’re planning a military or swat-style R/C crawler build, Pro-Line’s latest beadlock wheels might be the finishing touch you’ve been looking for. Their Carbine 1.9″ Black Plastic Internal Bead-Loc Dually Wheels offer a tough, armored front face and inner-locking rings to create an amazing-looking wheel for any 1/10-scale crawler. With an internal bead-loc design,… Continue Reading

Redcat Releases a Revamped GEN8 Scout II V2

Redcat Releases a Revamped GEN8 Scout II V2

Without fail, the Redcat GEN8 is one of my favorite, go-to trail trucks. The driving performance is amazing and it’s hard to beat the price. Redcat is heading into the end of 2020 with a revamped GEN8 model, the Redcat GEN8 Scout II V2. Most of the changes have taken place under the body, with… Continue Reading

ARRMA Unleashes the Mojave EXB Desert Truck

ARRMA Unleashes the Mojave EXB Desert Truck

ARRMA is extending their EXB (EXtreme Bash) lineup to its large-scale Mojave Desert Truck. That’s right, if you want a fully-assembled, 1/7-scale beast that’s ready for your custom selection of electronics and power, this is the machine for you. The ARRMA Mojave EXB is a stunningly-detailed desert/truck that features built-in durability and performance. ARRMA has… Continue Reading

Tamiya Adds the Hornet to its X-SA Lineup

Tamiya Adds the Hornet to its X-SA Lineup

Tamiya has another model in their growing X-SA (Expert Semi-Assembled) lineup, the Hornet. This classic 1/10-scale buggy, originally available as a kit can now go from box to backyard in less time than normal. The Hornet X-SA features an injection-molded chassis tub, friction shocks, a pre-painted and pre-decaled polycarbonate body, and the same classic styling… Continue Reading

Team Associated’s DR10 RTR Dragster is Now Available in Purple

Team Associated’s DR10 RTR Dragster is Now Available in Purple

When you think of iconic muscle cars from the late 60s and early 70s, there are certain colors that often come to mind. Team Associated’s DR10 RTR Dragster, modeled after these classic street machines, has added purple to its list of available colors (alongside citrus orange and lime green). While the goods under the hood… Continue Reading

Enter to Win a Short Course Drag Race Prize Pack from Pro-Line!

Enter to Win a Short Course Drag Race Prize Pack from Pro-Line!

Like many other R/C brands, Pro-Line has gone all-in when it comes to R/C drag racing. For months, they’ve been releasing bodies, tires, wheels, and other accessories for customizing and personalizing no-prep dragsters. If you’re also on the radio-controlled dragster bandwagon, Pro-Line’s latest sweepstakes might be of interest to you. Between now and October 19… Continue Reading

Kyosho Inferno Neo 3.0 T3 Readyset

Kyosho Inferno Neo 3.0 T3 Readyset

Kyosho has released a readyset/ready-to-run (RTR) version of their fuel-burning, 1/8-scale Inferno Neo 3.0 T3 buggy. Featuring a performance-focused engine and plenty of competition-born components, this buggy offers class of the field quality at an affordable price. Amongh the highlights of this buggy are a new engine (KE21SP), high-torque, metal gear servos for steering and… Continue Reading

Urban Action with the Traxxas Slash 4×4 VXL [Video]

Urban Action with the Traxxas Slash 4×4 VXL [Video]

Kicking up dirt and catching air were two of my favorite activities to do when I owned a Traxxas Slash 4×4 VXL. I have plenty of fond memories of this capable and mind-blowingly-fun short course truck and it’s one of the machines that I still wish I had to this day. If you’re on the… Continue Reading

Pro-Line Active Backpack

Pro-Line Active Backpack

There’s no shortage of gear needed when it comes to R/C hobby. The next time you head to track or out for an R/C adventure, Pro-Line’s Active Backpack is a great took to help you wrangle all of your hobby stuff. Designed to fit 1/10-scale buggies and touring cars or smaller-scale R/C machines, this backpack… Continue Reading

New Color Option for Team Associated’s CR12 Tioga Trail Truck

New Color Option for Team Associated’s CR12 Tioga Trail Truck

Most of the scale and trail truck energy from Associated Electrics has been coming from Element RC, however, there are a few trail trucks that remain in Team Associated’s lineup. The CR12 Tioga will be receiving a new color option soon, with a white and blue color scheme arriving in November (2020). At 1/12-scale, the… Continue Reading

Rev-Up Your R/C Dragster with Maclan’s DRK 160 Drag Race ESC

Rev-Up Your R/C Dragster with Maclan’s DRK 160 Drag Race ESC

Maclan Racing has introduced a new ESC that’s been developed specifically for no-prep R/C drag racing. The DRK 160 “Drag Race King” ESC focuses on getting you down the track as fast as possible and features proprietary software to help you do just that. Loaded with “3-Stage Launch Power Control Software”, the DRK 160 will… Continue Reading

Team Associated RC10T6.2 Team Kit

Team Associated RC10T6.2 Team Kit

Team Associated has released the RC10T6.2 Team Kit, a tricked out competition truggy that features plenty of performance-tuned components and a design that’s been track tested and proven to perform. A few of the highlights of the RC106.2 Team Kit include newly-designed front and rear “gull wing” suspension arms and shock towers, two-piece rear hubs… Continue Reading

JConcepts 1979 Ford F-250 Crawler Body

JConcepts 1979 Ford F-250 Crawler Body

The list of aftermarket bodies for 1/10-scale R/C crawlers keeps growing! JConcepts has released a new 1979 Ford F-250 body for 12.3″ wheelbase crawlers such as the Traxxas TRX-4 Sport, Element RC Enduro, Axial SCX10 and others. Featuring molded body details such as grille markings, front and rear bumpers, windows, and an indented bed, this… Continue Reading

R/C Deals and Discounts for October 2020

R/C Deals and Discounts for October 2020

Summer may be drawing to a close, but that doesn’t mean your R/C fun has to end. Stock up on new models, kits, gear, and more with these sales, discounts and offers throughout the month of September. AMain Hobbies Discounts for amainhobbies.com (when you sign up for AMain Hobbies newsletter). Save $5.00 off orders of… Continue Reading