Category Archives: R/C Reviews

Review: Redcat Racing GEN8 Scout II

Review: Redcat Racing GEN8 Scout II

My fleet of R/C crawlers has grown over the years, specifically in the past 12 months. With so many new models arriving on the scene, it’s hard to pass up a lower-cost rig when it becomes available, especially if that rig is modeled after one of my (many) dream vehicles. Redcat Racing’s launch of the… Continue Reading

Hands-on with Pro-Line’s Pro-Spec Scaler Shocks

Hands-on with Pro-Line’s Pro-Spec Scaler Shocks

Sometimes, plans change. I’ve had a review set of Pro-Line Pro-Spec Scaler Shocks (90 – 95mm) sitting on my workbench for far too long, mainly due to my waffling between what rig would receive them as an upgrade. While I originally planned to install them into my Redcat Racing GEN8, I decided to change course… Continue Reading

First Impressions: Element RC Enduro Sendero RTR

First Impressions: Element RC Enduro Sendero RTR

Any time a new R/C model bursts onto the scene, it seems to capture the hearts and minds of hobbyists. This is especially true for the scale R/C scene, which continues to ride an immense wave of popularity. Over the past three years many brands have joined the outdoor adventure party, putting their own unique… Continue Reading

Review: Traxxas TRX-4 Sport (RTR)

Review: Traxxas TRX-4 Sport (RTR)

A no-frills trail machine that doesn’t dare skimp on fun. Go big or go home. That must have been the Traxxas motto as they set out to make a splash in the crowded waters of the R/C crawler scene. After the initial rollout of the TRX-4 Land Rover, it was clear that Traxxas had a… Continue Reading