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2012 Editors’ Choice Awards – See The Winners

The editors for R.C Car Action picked a winner for Car Of The Year, Truck Of The Year, and Innovation Of The Year.  Click to see the winners for each category.

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2012 Editors’ Choice Awards: Truck of the Year

Readers always ask us, “What’s the next big thing in RC?”  Some years, it’s difficult to know the answer to that question, but this year the answer was a no brainer.  The fifth scale class received a shot of adrenaline with an all new 4-wheel drive gas powered truck, the Losi FIVE-T, making it the [...]

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2012 Editors’ Choice Awards: Car of the Year

When the time came to choose the car of the year we had a lot of thinking to do but a last min release made that decision an easy one. This car not only offers great performance and tunablity but it looks just like the full-size vehicle it was made after. Lets give it up [...]

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2012 Editors’ Choice Awards: Innovation of the Year

When picking the innovation of the year we take everything into consideration. That includes tools, cars, radio systems and more. An area where we have been seeing a lot of change is in the radio category. This year’s pick for innovation of the year is from a company that has brought smart phone technology to [...]

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TLR GEN III Radio Tray with Adam Drake [Step By Step Guide]

TLR’s Gen III radio tray (part #4401) elevates the high performance 8IGHT 2.0 buggy and 2.0T truggy vehicles to new levels.  Designed to move weight forward on the chassis and increase throttle servo life and durability, the Gen III tray is a simple, low-cost performance upgrade.  I spent an afternoon with TRL’s Adam Drake assembling [...]

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TLR GEN III Radio Tray with Adam Drake [Step 6]

Adam Drake says that the new radio tray makes a considerable difference in his buggy and truggy’s handling, and for less than $40, the tray is a cost-effective upgrade.  With only a extra minutes of setup time and some attention to detail using Adam’s assembly tips, you too can have your new Gen III radio [...]

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TLR GEN III Radio Tray with Adam Drake [Step 5]

Adam Drake says that the new radio tray makes a considerable difference in his buggy and truggy’s handling, and for less than $40, the tray is a cost-effective upgrade.  With only a extra minutes of setup time and some attention to detail using Adam’s assembly tips, you too can have your new Gen III radio [...]

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TLR GEN III Radio Tray with Adam Drake [Step 4]

TLR’s Gen III radio tray (part #4401) elevates the high performance 8IGHT 2.0 buggy and 2.0T truggy vehicles to new levels.  Designed to move weight forward on the chassis and increase throttle servo life and durability, the Gen III tray is a simple, low-cost performance upgrade.  I spent an afternoon with TRL’s Adam Drake assembling [...]

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