Tamiya Land Rover Defender 90 Kit

It’s hard to ignore a classic off-road rig, no matter what scale it may be. The Land Rover Defender 90 body style is a popular look for many 1/10-scale radio-controlled trail machines. Add Tamiya to the list of Land Rover fans, as they’ve released their own version of this classic vehicle. Their Land Rover Defender… Continue Reading

Tamiya Land Rover Defender 90 Kit

Tamiya Land Rover Defender 90 Kit

It’s hard to ignore a classic off-road rig, no matter what scale it may be. The Land Rover Defender 90 body style is a popular look for many 1/10-scale radio-controlled trail machines. Add Tamiya to the list of Land Rover fans, as they’ve released their own version of this classic vehicle. Their Land Rover Defender… Continue Reading

Bash Hard with the ARRMA Notorious 6S BLX Stunt Truck

Bash Hard with the ARRMA Notorious 6S BLX Stunt Truck

ARRMA has introduced a new R/C stunt truck to their lineup, complimenting their popular Outcast 6S BLX. The ARRMA Notorious is a 1/8-scale, brushless-powered basher that’s built tough and designed for hardcore fun. A durable chassis design accented by beefy shocks and front and rear chassis braces make this a truck that’s meant to run hard.… Continue Reading

REVIEW

First Impressions: Tactic FPV RM2 Video Monitor

First Impressions: Tactic FPV RM2 Video Monitor

Over at smallscalerc.com, I’m taking a closer look at one of Dromida’s latest FPV-equipped vehicles, their 1/18-scale FPV Rally Car. Given my recent exposure (and addiction) to FPV, this model has been nothing short of fun and, despite its small size, offers a hefty load of features. One of those features is the FPV monitor… Continue Reading

Ring in the School Year with Pro-Line’s Back to School Sale

Ring in the School Year with Pro-Line’s Back to School Sale

It’s time to hit the books! To get into the back-to-school spirit, Pro-Line is offering an additional 15% savings on purchases made at prolineracing.com from August 17 through August 19 (2018). To activate the savings, simply use coupon code BACKTOSCHOOL18. Visit prolineracing.com for additional details and a complete listing of their products. Image credit: Pro-Line Continue Reading

Hands-on with Carisma’s ARC-1 ESC [Video]

Hands-on with Carisma’s ARC-1 ESC [Video]

The Carisma Scale Adventure Lynx ORVCarisma Scale Adventure Lynx ORV has been a fun scale rig to take on outdoor explorations. No matter the terrain, this tough truck can seemingly handle it all. That said, the braking performance has proven itself to be tricky when in the hands of an inexperienced driver. The stock “crawler… Continue Reading

15% Off JConcepts Gear During AMain’s Summer Sale

15% Off JConcepts Gear During AMain’s Summer Sale

AMain Hobbies is offering up a 15% discount on JConcepts bodies, accessories, and track gear during their JConcepts Summer Sale. For a select time, you can score savings on your next R/C overhaul project, update your workbench, or get geared up for the track. In addition to this summertime discount, you can apply select coupons… Continue Reading

Traxxas Slash 4×4 Brushed

Traxxas Slash 4×4 Brushed

Four-wheeled power at a lower price. Traxxas has added a new Slash model to their lineup that’s aimed at providing fun and performance at a lower cost. The Slash 4×4 packs in everything you’d find in their 2WD version but adds the benefit of four-wheel drive. Powered by a brushed Titan 12T, 550-size motor, and XL-5… Continue Reading

PR Racing Announces the SB401-R 4WD Buggy Kit

PR Racing Announces the SB401-R 4WD Buggy Kit

The team at PR Racing has announced an update to their SB401 model, which builds off of the performance and handling aspects of that 1/10-scale off-road buggy. Their new SB401-R kit features a number of improvements to help increase performance and decrease maintenance time. The chassis of the SB401-R is narrower than its predecessor, with… Continue Reading

Traxxas Slash Pro 2WD “Keegan Kincaid Edition”

Traxxas Slash Pro 2WD “Keegan Kincaid Edition”

Traxxas has released a new graphics option for their two-wheel-drive Slash model, a replica of Keegan Kincaid’s 1:1 short course truck. This new-look slash is a great way to add some real-world realism to this brushed-motored basher. Powered by a Traxxas Titan 12T motor and XL5 ESC, the 2WD Slash is a great way to… Continue Reading

Pro-Line PowerStroke HD Shock Shafts for the Traxxas X-Maxx

Pro-Line PowerStroke HD Shock Shafts for the Traxxas X-Maxx

Since its release, the Traxxas X-Maxx has become a fan-favorite among bashers and R/C thrillseekers. This massive monster truck is designed to be run to extremes, and sometimes beyond. To help fortify the X-Maxx when pushing it to the limit, Pro-Line has released the PowerStroke HD Shock Shaft. This pre-built shock shaft assembly provides added… Continue Reading

See it in Action: Redcat Racing’s Camo X4 Rock Racer [Video]

See it in Action: Redcat Racing’s Camo X4 Rock Racer [Video]

The Redcat Racing Camo X4 looks like quite the rock-rambling machine. Blending outright speed with off-road prowess, this brushless rock racer owns some impressive specs. To give a glimpse into how this 1/10-scale R/C beast performs, check out Redcat Racing’s feature for this vehicle. Learn more about the Redcat Racing Camo X4 by visiting redcatracing.com.… Continue Reading

JConcepts 1991 Ford Mustang Stock Dragster Body

JConcepts 1991 Ford Mustang Stock Dragster Body

If you’re an R/C drag racing fanatic, chances are you’ll love the new lid that JConcepts has released. Throwing it back to the early 90’s, the JC crew has developed a 1991 Ford Mustang “Fox Body” clear body option for custom short course trucks. The body features authentic 1:1 styling and mimics the body lines… Continue Reading

Redcat Racing Dukono Pro Brushless 1/10-scale Monster Truck

Redcat Racing Dukono Pro Brushless 1/10-scale Monster Truck

Among Redcat Racing’s barrage of August 2018 releases is their brushless-powered Dukono Pro monster truck. This 1/10-scale ground-pounder features a 3300kv motor, programmable speed control, and much more. Designed for durability, the Dukono Pro chassis uses a tub design and organizes the electronics and battery without much leftover space, keeping everything packed in tight. Waterproof… Continue Reading

Action and Excitement from Axialfest 2018 [Video]

Action and Excitement from Axialfest 2018 [Video]

Another Axialfest event has come and gone, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to end. This year’s event appears to have been bigger than in year’s past, with more trails, obstacles, and fun prepared for those in attendance. If you couldn’t make it out to Cisco Grove for the 2018 edition of Axialfest, here… Continue Reading

Make a Monster Masher with JConcepts 2010 Ford F-150 Raptor MT Body

Make a Monster Masher with JConcepts 2010 Ford F-150 Raptor MT Body

JConcepts has introduced a new clear body option for fans of 1/10-scale R/C monster trucks. The 2010 Ford Raptor MT Body (#0274) features an officially-licensed body design, details, and more, allowing you to recreate your favorite real-world monster truck, or simply create your own custom machine. Designed to fit radio-controlled monster trucks with a 7.5″ width… Continue Reading

eBay 15% Coupon – Save on R/C Models, Upgrades, and More!

eBay 15% Coupon – Save on R/C Models, Upgrades, and More!

If you’ve had your eye on a new R/C car, truck, plane, or simply an upgrade, check out eBay between now and 10pm (Pacific) on Wednesday, August 8, you can save an additional 15% on your purchase. To activate the savings, simply use coupon PRONTO15. What’s unique about this coupon is that is can be… Continue Reading

“Satin Black Chrome” Traxxas UDR Chassis Upgrades

“Satin Black Chrome” Traxxas UDR Chassis Upgrades

Traxxas has released a series of “satin black chrome” chassis parts for their Unlimited Desert Racer large-scale truck. These new components give a soft touch of class to the brutish, brushless beast and allow for subtle under-the-hood customization. Traxxas UDR Satin Black Chrome Parts List: Center section (front) – $25.00 Center section (rear) – $25.00… Continue Reading

Redcat Racing Camo TT Pro Brushless 1/10-scale Trophy Truck

Redcat Racing Camo TT Pro Brushless 1/10-scale Trophy Truck

The team at Redcat Racing has introduced another option for fans of off-road trophy trucks. The Camo TT Pro is a visually-detailed, brushless-powered 1/10-scale truck that aims to provide high-end performance at an affordable price. The Camo TT features a blend of scale details, such as a roll cage, detailed driver compartment, and spare tire.… Continue Reading

Hands-on with the Traxxas TRX-4 Sport [Video]

Hands-on with the Traxxas TRX-4 Sport [Video]

The Traxxas TRX-4 Sport has quickly gained a top (or near the top) spot in my heart as a fun, durable, R/C trail truck. After writing what amounts to a love letter about this rig, I wanted to spend some hands-on time with this truck, and go through how it compares to the rest of… Continue Reading