Traxxas Slash Dirt Oval Project Build

Dirt oval is probably RC’s best-kept secret, and a bunch of fun. If there’s a track near you, go check it out. And if you’ve got a Traxxas Slash, you’re already on your way to building a nice left-turner of your own. Here’s how we built ours, complete with a flipped transmission, custom chassis, grooved [...]

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This RC Crash Video Will Hypnotize You

Between the trippy editing and the interplanetary Muse soundtrack, this clip from “chaseywacy1” will amp you up and chill you out at the same time. And man, we knew HPI’s Sprint 2 platform was tough, but it’s really taking some shots in this clip. The last time we saw vintage American muscle catching this much [...]

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Axial Needs To Build This Solid Axle Monster Truck

I have spent years building solid axle monster trucks in a quest to build one that will out perform anything out there. I even designed and built my own truck from the ground up. The second I saw the back half of an Axial Yeti I knew that my dream of building the best handling [...]

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Custom Axial Wraith-based ’73 Bronco by Kevin Frankel

You probably don’t think of Long Island, NY as prime crawler territory, but Kevin Frankel’s awesome custom ’73 Bronco might change your mind. He started with an Axial Wraith chassis kit which he cut apart and back-halved. He used suspension links to create roll bars and dropped in an SCX center frame section. He also [...]

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Axial Spawn Shell for Wraith Now Available Separately

If you’d like to get Axial’s new “Spawn” look for your Wraith, you’re in luck: the body is now sold separately, and includes all the decals and masks you need to detail it out like below. You’ll have to pony up for the interior and driver’s helmet though, they’re sold separately. For more details, plus [...]

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Reedy Announces 2015 Reedy International Touring Car Race of Champions

Reedy has just announced details for the 2015 Reedy International Touring Car Race of Champions. Last year saw Yokomo’s Ronald Volker step to the top of the podium in dominant fashion. Will there be a repeat or will the race crown a different champion? RC Car Action will be there in May to cover the event [...]

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Pro-Line Adds Flat Iron to XL Tire Line

Pro-Line’s popular Flat Iron tread for 1.9″ rims is now plumped up to XL size, and stuffed with memory foam for maximum trail grippage. The tires are sold unmounted in pairs, so if you want the look shown below, get yourself a set of Pro-Line Denali Bead-Loc 8 rims. For more new gear, visit out [...]

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HobbyKing RTR Sand Storm 1/12 2WD Desert Buggy

If you’re in the market for a beginner-friendly indoor / outdoor econo buggy, HobbyKing’s Sand Storm deserves a look. It’s a kid-friendly size at 1/12 scale, and the bottom-load battery (not included) makes for easy pack changes. It’s not strictly for kids though; fully adjustable suspension, oil-filled shocks, and brushless power give the Sand Storm [...]

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