Tower Hobbies 3-Day Sale – 25% Off Select Items

Tower Hobbies 3-Day Sale – 25% Off Select Items

Another day, another flash sale from Tower Hobbies. Between November 21 and November 24, 2020, you can save an additional 25% on select surface kits, airplanes, engines, and more. Among the highlights of this sale are: Tamiya 1/18-scale King Yellow 6×6 4WD Monster Truck – $145.80 Tekin EB28 2.0 4WD Competition Electric Buggy Kit –… Continue Reading

Take a Trip to the Beach with the Traxxas Hoss 4×4 [Video]

Take a Trip to the Beach with the Traxxas Hoss 4×4 [Video]

Everyone loves a trip to the beach. The sound of waves lapping the shoreline, the feel of sand as you walk across a wide-open beach, the sight of a bright-orange R/C monster truck ripping over jumps and flying through the air…what’s not to love? In their latest video, Traxxas took their Hoss 4×4 VXL monster… Continue Reading

REVIEW

WLToys K989 1:28-scale Radio-Controlled Rally Car

WLToys K989 1:28-scale Radio-Controlled Rally Car

I’m never one to turn away an opportunity to check out a new R/C car, especially if it looks like a fun, take-anywhere, and do just-about anything type of machine. The fine folks at GearBest.com sent me a WLToys K989 R/C rally car to review and so-far, I’m impressed. As with any radio-controlled vehicle I… Continue Reading

Element RC Enduro Gatekeeper RTR Trail Buggy

Element RC Enduro Gatekeeper RTR Trail Buggy

Element RC has followed up the release of its Enduro Gatekeeper Builder’s Kit with a ready-to-run (RTR) model. Meet the Enduro Gatekeeper RTR. If you want a 1/10-scale trail machine that’s both aggressive and capable, this might be the machine for you. Similar to rock-racing-style rigs like the Axial RR10 Bomber and Capra, the Enduro… Continue Reading

Tower Hobbies 24-Hour Flash Sale for Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Tower Hobbies 24-Hour Flash Sale for Wednesday, November 11, 2020

As we gear up for the holiday gift-buying season, Tower Hobbies is holding another quick-run flash sale featuring select R/C models and accessories. During this one-day sale on Wednesday, November 11 (2020), you can save 25% on models from Tamiya, Phoenix Model, Hitec, Castle, and more. Tower Hobbies November 11, 2020 Flash Sale Highlights: Tamiya… Continue Reading

Hardcore Off-roading with the Traxxas TRX-4 1972 Chevy K5 Blazer

Hardcore Off-roading with the Traxxas TRX-4 1972 Chevy K5 Blazer

The Traxxas TRX-4 is available in a variety of stunning body styles, and it also features two jaw-dropping Chevy Blazer bodies as well. The folks at Traxxas recently took a 1972 Chevy K5 Blazer-bodied TRX-4 out for a rough and tumble offroad adventure, and the results are everything you’d hope them to be. Without worry,… Continue Reading

Fill Your Need for Servo Speed with Reefs 300 Alacritous

Fill Your Need for Servo Speed with Reefs 300 Alacritous

Reefs RC has introduced their latest premium servo, the 300 Alacritous. This speedy servo is intended for applications where both speed and strength are crucial and is a perfect fit for on-road racing, drift car, and R/C aircraft applications. The servo also sits at the heart of Redcat’s SixtyFour Lowrider, powering the hopping/bouncing action of… Continue Reading

HPI Racing RS4 Sport 3 1987 Warsteiner BMW E30

HPI Racing RS4 Sport 3 1987 Warsteiner BMW E30

HPI has announced another model running on its RS4 Sport platform, the RS4 Sport 3 1987 Warsteiner BMW E30. This 1/10-scale replica pays tribute to the late-80s Schnitzer Motorsport team and their 1:1 touring car. Powered by a brushed motor, the RS4 Sport 3 is a capable and durable on-road machine that has countless years… Continue Reading

JConcepts Tremor R/C Short Course Truck Wheels

JConcepts Tremor R/C Short Course Truck Wheels

JConcepts has released a new style of short course truck wheel to give you even more opportunity for customization. The Tremor wheel series includes front and rear wheels in a variety of colors and features a two-piece, mock beadlock design that allows you to swap out wheel rings for a fresh new look. Both the… Continue Reading

JConcepts M117 Lloyd R/C Crawler Body

JConcepts M117 Lloyd R/C Crawler Body

Are you planning a military or utilitarian-themed crawler build, or perhaps you want to change up the appearance of your ready-to-run (RTR) trail truck to something with true grit? If a rugged attitude is what you’re looking for, JConcepts latest crawler body might be the right fit for you. The M117 Lloyd is a no-fuss,… Continue Reading

Meet the SixtyFour Hopping Lowrider from Redcat

Meet the SixtyFour Hopping Lowrider from Redcat

Redcat has taken their love for scale and turned it toward the unique world of lowriders. Their latest creation is the SixtyFour Hopping Lowrider. Wrapped in a stunning replica of the 1964 Chevy Impala, the SixtyFour takes 1/10-scale scale realism to the next level with this fully functional hopping machine. Dripping in chrome, the SixtyFour… Continue Reading

Out for a Spin with the Element RC Enduro Sendero [Video]

Out for a Spin with the Element RC Enduro Sendero [Video]

Fall weather has arrived, and that makes for some amazing outdoor crawling experiences. A few weeks ago, I popped a freshly-charged pack into my Element RC Enduro Sendero and went for a spin around my yard. Bouncing between the front and back of my house, I found plenty of spots to explore, taking my rig… Continue Reading

Pro-Line Megalodon Desert Buggy Clear Body for the Traxxas Slash

Pro-Line Megalodon Desert Buggy Clear Body for the Traxxas Slash

Alongside their Megalodon Desert Buggy “Blake Wilkey Edition” Tough-Color Body, Pro-Line has released a clear version of this off-roading rig. The Megalodon Desert Buggy Clear Body is designed to fit both the 2wd and 4×4 versions of the Traxxas Slash, letting you change this short course truck into a dune-jumping buggy. This replica of the… Continue Reading

R/C Deals and Discounts for November 2020

R/C Deals and Discounts for November 2020

As we head into the holiday shopping season, here are some of the deals that you’ll find on R/C models, gear, and more. AMain Hobbies Discounts for amainhobbies.com (when you sign up for AMain Hobbies newsletter). Save $5.00 off orders of $50.00 or more Save $15.00 off orders of $150.00 or more Save $25.00 off… Continue Reading

Stay Stylish on the Dragstrip with Reef’s RC Tidal Drag Wheels

Stay Stylish on the Dragstrip with Reef’s RC Tidal Drag Wheels

Reef’s RC is well-known for its high-performing servos and servo winches, but they’re about to be known for another item; dragster wheels. One of two new front and rear wheel sets launched by Reef’s is the Tidal. Sporting a star-shaped, five-spoke design, these aluminum wheels are a great way to upgrade the appearance of any… Continue Reading

Tower Hobbies 4-hour Friday Flash Sale (10/30/20)

Tower Hobbies 4-hour Friday Flash Sale (10/30/20)

Tower Hobbies is hosting another Flash Sale on select R/C models and gear. Most of these items are already discounted and you can save even more, an additional 25% when you use coupon code FLASH during checkout. Among the items available for the additional discount are the Stinson Reliant airplane, the Tamiya Comical Avante Kit,… Continue Reading