Pro-Line Slot Mag 1.55″ Aluminum Composite Internal Bead-Loc Wheels

Pro-Line has a new set of beadlock wheels for the 1.55″ “super-scale” crowd. Their Slot Mag 1.55″ Aluminum Composite Internal Bead-Loc Wheels combine the beauty of an aluminum wheel face with the lightweight durability of plastic, giving you a best-of-both-worlds wheel for your radio-controlled trail truck. With an outer diameter of 1.55 inches, these wheels… Continue Reading

Pro-Line Slot Mag 1.55″ Aluminum Composite Internal Bead-Loc Wheels

Pro-Line Slot Mag 1.55″ Aluminum Composite Internal Bead-Loc Wheels

Pro-Line has a new set of beadlock wheels for the 1.55″ “super-scale” crowd. Their Slot Mag 1.55″ Aluminum Composite Internal Bead-Loc Wheels combine the beauty of an aluminum wheel face with the lightweight durability of plastic, giving you a best-of-both-worlds wheel for your radio-controlled trail truck. With an outer diameter of 1.55 inches, these wheels… Continue Reading

Tamiya TT-02 Toyota GR 86

Tamiya TT-02 Toyota GR 86

Fast, lightweight, and fun. This description not only fits the Toyota GR 86 to a T, but it’s also a perfect description of Tamiya’s latest 1/10-scale on-road kit. The TT-02 Toyota GR86 faithfully replicates the visual styling of Toyota’s two-door fun car, which rides atop Tamiya’s well-established TT-02 chassis. Powered by an included 540-size motor,… Continue Reading

Pro-Line Keystone 1.55” Black Plastic Internal Bead-Loc Wheels

Pro-Line Keystone 1.55” Black Plastic Internal Bead-Loc Wheels

Pro-Line has introduced a new option for fans of smaller beadlock R/C crawler wheels. Their Keystone 1.55″ Black Plastic Internal Bead-Loc Wheels aim to offer both durability and style while providing a fresh new look for your 1/10-scale radio-controlled trail machine. Made from durable plastic, these wheels feature a D-hole design pattern that should look… Continue Reading

REVIEW

First Drive: GP Toys Foxx S911 [Video]

First Drive: GP Toys Foxx S911 [Video]

The Foxx S911 (courtesy of GearBest.com) has been sitting on my was sitting on my shelf, begging to go out for a run. I’m not one to crush dreams…so off we went. I’m starting out slow with how I run this machine, not wanting to make too-extreme of a run, right off the bat. That… Continue Reading

Pro-Line 1972 Ford Pinto R/C Dragster Body

Pro-Line 1972 Ford Pinto R/C Dragster Body

Pro-Line has gone all-in on the sport of R/C drag racing, and they continue to show their support for this unique aspect of the hobby with the ultra-unique 1972 Ford Pinto Clear Body. Based on the 1:1 1970s hatchback, this body is designed for radio-controlled dragsters with a shorter wheelbase, offering up something just outside… Continue Reading

See it in Action: Axial’s SCX10 III Early Ford Bronco RTR [Video]

See it in Action: Axial’s SCX10 III Early Ford Bronco RTR [Video]

Axial’s latest 1/10-scale trail rig has some definite old-school chops. The SCX10 III Early Ford Bronco evokes the rough and tumble essence of Broncos from the 60s and 70s. With its open-air cab, tube-frame doors, and replica grille and taillights, you might have a hard time telling this scaled-down vehicle apart from its 1:1 counterpart.… Continue Reading

Pro-Line Convict Off-road 1/8-scale R/C Buggy Tires

Pro-Line Convict Off-road 1/8-scale R/C Buggy Tires

Pro-Line has released its latest 1/8-scale competition buggy tire, the Convict. Sporting a spaced-out, square-pin style tread, this tire can be used on either the front or rear wheels of your buggy, giving the grip it needs to take on the track. Part next-generation Fugitive and part spin-off, Pro-Line has designed the Convict to serve… Continue Reading

R/C Deals and Discounts for July 2021

R/C Deals and Discounts for July 2021

Save your hard-earned money on your summertime fun with these discounts and special offers. AMain Hobbies Discounts for amainhobbies.com (when you sign up for the AMain Hobbies newsletter). Save $5.00 off orders of $50.00 or more Save $12.50 off orders of $125.00 or more Save $30.00 off orders of $350.00 or more Kyosho Ultima RB7SS… Continue Reading

Out on the Trail with the Traxxas TRX-4 2021 Ford Bronco [Video]

Out on the Trail with the Traxxas TRX-4 2021 Ford Bronco [Video]

Fun on wheels. That’s how I’d describe my experience with the Traxxas TRX-4 2021 Ford Bronco so far. While I’m no stranger to the TRX-4 platform, this is my first rodeo when it comes to Traxxas’s “premium-level” crawler. From a trail performance perspective, I enjoy the ability to tune and tweak aspects of my drive… Continue Reading

Watch it Rip: ARRMA’s Talion 6S BLX EXtreme Bash Speed Truggy [Video]

Watch it Rip: ARRMA’s Talion 6S BLX EXtreme Bash Speed Truggy [Video]

ARRMA’s latest evolution of the 1/8-scale Talion Truggy is truly a mean machine. The Talion 6S BLX EXtreme Bash Speed Truggy is loaded with power and performance, providing you with plenty of radio-controlled entertainment. Capable of handling up to 6S LiPo power, this larger-scale basher features a brushless motor, an array of durable aluminum components,… Continue Reading

ARRMA Talion 6S BLX EXtreme Bash Speed Truggy RTR

ARRMA Talion 6S BLX EXtreme Bash Speed Truggy RTR

If you’re ready to rip into summertime fun, ARRMA has you covered with their latest machine, the 1/8-scale Talion 6S BLX 4WD EXtreme Bash Speed Truggy. This ready-to-run (RTR) beast is loaded with various aluminum chassis parts and features a 2050kv brushless motor for maximum fun and performance. Powered by a Spektrum Firma 4074 2050kv… Continue Reading

Carisma Scale Adventure SCA-1E 2.1 LWB Ford F-150

Carisma Scale Adventure SCA-1E 2.1 LWB Ford F-150

Carisma has released its next “second generation” R/C crawler, the SCA-1E LWB Ford F-150. Sporting a glossy black body and reworked chassis components, this rig is set to deliver fun no matter where it goes. Aside from the new, black body color, the exterior of the SCA-1E LWB Ford F-150 remains largely unchanged. Chrome-finished 1.9″… Continue Reading

See it in Action: Traxxas 4-Tec 3.0 Hot Rod Coupe & Truck [Video]

See it in Action: Traxxas 4-Tec 3.0 Hot Rod Coupe & Truck [Video]

The two newest horses in the Traxxas stable have serious style. The 4-Tec 3.0 Factory Five Hot Rod coupe and truck both evoke the old-school nostalgia of drive-ins and night-time cruising. Both of these classic cruisers have gorgeous styling and plenty of performance under the hood. To see them in action before they hit hobby… Continue Reading

Pro-Line Axis T Body for the Team Associated RC8T3.2

Pro-Line Axis T Body for the Team Associated RC8T3.2

Pro-Line Racing has introduced a new body into its Axis lineup; the Axis T for the Team Associated RC8T3.2 nitro and electric truggies. This new body is built for competition and should withstand on-track action and help you as you fight toward the front of the pack. Made of durable Lexan polycarbonate, the Axis T… Continue Reading

Get Rolling with Two New Hot Rods from Traxxas

Get Rolling with Two New Hot Rods from Traxxas

I’m convinced that this is Traxxas’s world, and we’re just living in it. Continuing their streak of hot new releases, the Texas-based R/C brand has announced two new Factory Five Hot Rods built on top of the 4-Tec 3.0 platform. Larger than its predecessor, the 4-Tec 3.0 offers a wider, longer chassis with larger wheels… Continue Reading

Pro-Line Racing Trencher 2.2″ Rock Terrain Crawler Tires

Pro-Line Racing Trencher 2.2″ Rock Terrain Crawler Tires

Does your R/C comp crawler or rock racer need a new set of shoes? If so, Pro-Line has released their popular Trencher Rock Terrain Tires in a new 2.2″ size. Designed for maximum grip on extreme terrain, these new R/C crawler tires should have no trouble rolling over whatever obstacles get in your way. With… Continue Reading

First-Impressions: Traxxas TRX-4 2021 Ford Bronco

First-Impressions: Traxxas TRX-4 2021 Ford Bronco

A quick look at the latest R/C trail truck from Traxxas. Do you ever feel that you’ve willed something into existence? When the full-sized 2021 Ford Bronco was announced last year, I immediately hoped that we’d see it recreated in 1/10-scale for the R/C hobby. While New Bright did an amazing job with its 1/8-scale… Continue Reading

Live the Van Life with Carisma’s Prairie Wolf R/C Crawler Body

Live the Van Life with Carisma’s Prairie Wolf R/C Crawler Body

The folks at Carisma RC have released a new body option for 1/10-scale R/C crawlers that’s truly unique. The Prairie Wolf Clear Body Set (#16292) offers an old-school van with several scale details that’ll allow you to transform your trail rig into a one-of-a-kind creation. This clear body set is made of durable polycarbonate and… Continue Reading

Traxxas Drag Slash: Pricing Details and Performance Specs

Traxxas Drag Slash: Pricing Details and Performance Specs

The wait is over. At long last, Traxxas has fully unveiled the details of their Drag Slash R/C Drag Truck. With tidbits released in drips and drabs, the full picture is now clear, and it’s quite a stunning work of art. Sporting a Chevy C10 pickup truck body and boasting a 3500kv brushless motor, a… Continue Reading

ARRMA Releases the Vorteks 4×4 3S BLX Stadium Truck

ARRMA Releases the Vorteks 4×4 3S BLX Stadium Truck

ARRMA has proven that it knows a thing or two about high-performance, bash-ready R/C machines throughout the years. The latest addition to their lineup offers a fresh take on a past model, the Vorteks Stadium Truck. This refreshed model features overhauled electronics, an aggressive facelift, and a platform that’s intended to withstand extreme bashing action.… Continue Reading