Save 20% During Air Age Store’s Memorial Day Sale

Save 20% During Air Age Store’s Memorial Day Sale

It’s time to stock up your library with summertime reading material! Air Age Media is hosting a Memorial Day Sale, and between now and May 28, 2018, you can save 20% on a variety of R/C-related books, magazines, and DVDs. To activate the savings, use coupon code MEM20 at checkout. This discount doesn’t apply to… Continue Reading

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Asiatees: products for all your R/C needs

Asiatees: products for all your R/C needs

Matthew Horsley is sponsored by Asiatees.com and provides reviews and insight into the products he purchases through their site.  Any product reviews are not influenced by this sponsorship.   Hi guys i just thought i would share my experience with you all. I ordered some parts from Asiatees 6 days ago and they turned up… Continue Reading

New Aluminum Upgrades for the Pro-Line PRO-MT 4×4

New Aluminum Upgrades for the Pro-Line PRO-MT 4×4

Pro-Line has released a selection of aluminum upgrade parts for their PRO-MT 4×4 R/C roller. These new parts not only look sharp, but they add a nice level of durability to this monster truck. First on the list is a pair of aluminum shock caps ($16.11). Featuring an anodized gray finish, these caps not only… Continue Reading

Brace Yourself for a Second Wave of Carisma Scale Adventure Upgrades

Brace Yourself for a Second Wave of Carisma Scale Adventure Upgrades

The Carisma Scale Adventure SCA-1E has proven itself to be a capable machine, straight out of the box. That said, there is always room for improvement with any R/C vehicle, and following up on their recent release of aluminum/alloy upgrades, Carisma will soon be offering up an assortment of chassis and performance upgrades which focus… Continue Reading

Tackle the Trail with the Team Associated CR12

Tackle the Trail with the Team Associated CR12

The scale R/C boom doesn’t seem to be stopping any time soon, as another well-known brand has rolled up to the party in style. Team Associated has introduced their new CR12 Trail Series platform, with their first model featuring a classic Ford F-150 body style. The CR12 is a 1/12-scale, ready-to-run (RTR) model, putting in… Continue Reading

The RC Newb Podcast – Episode 54: AceofAxe RC

The RC Newb Podcast – Episode 54: AceofAxe RC

I love it when a plan comes together, even if the plan takes a while to come to fruition. I’d been hoping to chat with J. Scott Curlin (aka AceofAxe) for quite a while. After a bit of planning and an early morning wakeup call, I sat down for a virtual chat with the man… Continue Reading

Traxxas M41 Widebody Catamaran “Red Edition” R/C Speedboat

Traxxas M41 Widebody Catamaran “Red Edition” R/C Speedboat

Traxxas has been making waves with their latest on and off-road releases, it only makes sense that they’d turn their attention to the water. Just in time for summer, their latest watercraft is a “Red Edition” variant of their M41 Widebody Catamaran. At 40″ long, this is one massive boat, featuring a classic red, white… Continue Reading

Big Squid RC Podcast – Episode 3

Big Squid RC Podcast – Episode 3

Talking Trail Trucks with Tom Allen of RC4WD The Big Squid RC Podcast keeps on rolling! Episode three has been posted, and it’s one for the scale R/C crowd. I was thrilled to be joined by Tom Allen of RC4WD as we chatted about his beginnings in the hobby, what got him in the door… Continue Reading

Step Up Your Power with Dynamite’s Powerstage Bundles

Step Up Your Power with Dynamite’s Powerstage Bundles

Horizon Hobby has released three new battery and charger packages, aimed at getting new hobbyists up to speed quickly and without much hassle. Their new Dynamite Powerstage bundles take some of the guesswork out of pairing a new R/C model with a power source. Dynamite Powerstage Bundle 1 – $49.99 Starting with the basics, their Stage 1 bundle provides… Continue Reading

Kyosho Inferno Neo 3.0 1/8 Nitro Buggy

Kyosho Inferno Neo 3.0 1/8 Nitro Buggy

If you yearn to burn nitro, the latest 1/8-scale buggy from Kyosho is sure to get you fired up. Building on their popular and performance-driven Inferno Neo line, the Inferno Neo 3.0 has been introduced, featuring improvements to the engine, suspension setup and more. For starters, this buggy utilizes the new KE21SP engine, which is… Continue Reading

ECX Refreshes the Ruckus 4×4 with New Colors & Components

ECX Refreshes the Ruckus 4×4 with New Colors & Components

ECX has revamped their 1/10-scale Ruckus 4×4 monster truck with new colors and some new features. For the most part, this radio-controlled truck keeps the same soul as its previous version but has new wheels and a Spektrum STX2 radio system. The radio system boasts a new throttle limiter, which allows you to put this truck into… Continue Reading

Check it Out: Pro-Line Launches a Refreshed Website

Check it Out: Pro-Line Launches a Refreshed Website

It looks like the folks at Pro-Line have been hard at work on more than just great R/C parts and accessories. They’ve also been busy revising their website and have re-launched it with a new look streamlined navigation. Now you can easily find the parts and pieces your in search of, and adding them to… Continue Reading

See Them in Action: Pro-Line’s BFGoodrich Mud Terrain T/A KM3 Tires

See Them in Action: Pro-Line’s BFGoodrich Mud Terrain T/A KM3 Tires

Pro-Line’s recently released BFGoodrich Mud Terrain T/A KM3 tires blend scale realism with performance to give your 1/10-scale R/C rock crawler solid looks and traction. If you’ve been wondering how these tires hold up on the trail, the folks at Pro-Line have released a short teaser video that not only shows these tires in action, but… Continue Reading

T-Bone Racing Protective Parts for the Losi LST 3XL-E

T-Bone Racing Protective Parts for the Losi LST 3XL-E

If you like to run your radio-controlled trucks to the limit, chances are, you’ve looked at ways to armor them so they can live to bash another day. T-Bone Racing has been producing bumpers, skid plates and other protective parts for a number of years, and their latest set of upgrades focuses on the Losi 3XL-E.… Continue Reading

Forget Spring! HPI Wants You to Know, “It’s Scaling Season”

Forget Spring! HPI Wants You to Know, “It’s Scaling Season”

HPI seems quite proud of their first foray into the world of “R/C scaling”. Their Venture FJ Cruiser has quite a following among fans of radio-controlled off-roading, making it a popular vehicle on trails and at outdoor adventure gatherings. To celebrate the calendar turning closer to the summer months, HPI has declared it to be… Continue Reading

Trinity’s Latest Weapon: The Punisher Sensored Brushless Motor

Trinity’s Latest Weapon: The Punisher Sensored Brushless Motor

Coming soon from Trinity, a new spec-class brushless motor option that’s designed for on-track domination. Their Punisher sensored, brushless motors are designed to deliver power and performance at a relatively low cost. Available in either 13.5T (turn) or 17.5T (turn) configurations, these motors are intended for spec-class racing. With features such as low resistance solder tabs, maximum… Continue Reading