Category Archives: R/C Buyer’s Guide

RC Buyer’s Guide: ARRMA

RC Buyer’s Guide: ARRMA

While Traxxas is known for creating durable, basher-friendly radio-controlled vehicles, there’s another brand that has been making a name for themselves in that same space. That brand is ARRMA and they’ve rolled out some unique, fun, and fast vehicles throughout the years. ARRMA’s lineup focuses on off-road vehicles that are destined for backyard bashing and… Continue Reading

R/C Buyer’s Guide: LaTrax

R/C Buyer’s Guide: LaTrax

LaTrax is a brand name with a rich history in the world of R/C. Introduced by Jim Jenkins, the father of Traxxas owner Mike Jenkins, in the mid-1970’s, the LaTrax name has made a comeback after years of dormancy. After it was reintroduced in 2013, LaTrax has focused on bringing lower-cost, smaller-scale radio-controlled models to… Continue Reading

R/C Buyer’s Guide: Traxxas

R/C Buyer’s Guide: Traxxas

While it always hasn’t been the case, Traxxas has become one of the bigger names in the radio-controlled vehicle hobby. Their durable chassis construction and eye-catching car and truck designs capture the imaginations of many would-be and veteran R/C enthusiasts. The first hobby-grade radio-controlled truck that I purchased was a Traxxas Slash 4×4. As soon as… Continue Reading

R/C Budget Buyer’s Guide: 17 Radios That Cost Less Than $100

R/C Budget Buyer’s Guide: 17 Radios That Cost Less Than $100

One of the most important components in your R/C lineup is your controller. No matter what activities you’re participating in, racing, drifting, crawling, or trailing, having a controller that is comfortable and feature-rich is crucial to your enjoyment of the hobby. While there is no limit to what you can invest in a new controller,… Continue Reading

R/C Buyer’s Guide: ECX

R/C Buyer’s Guide: ECX

No matter what stage of the game you’re in, if you’re looking for a durable, dependable, and overall well-built radio-controlled vehicle to drive around and have fun with, you want to buy something that will last and be worth your while.  As my collection of R/C machines has grown over the years, I’ve been able… Continue Reading