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“What If An RC Vehicle Had a Brain?”

That’s the question posed at rcbrain.com, a new Hobbico website that just launched. As for what the “RC brain” concept is, you know as much as we do! Is it something you add to your vehicle? A complete new vehicle that has a “brain”? Something in between? We’ll be keeping an eye on this for [...]

Apr 26, 2016 Comments
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This Thing Is Nuts: Lego’s New Porsche 911 GT3 RS [VIDEO]

Not RC, but dang, if you like mechanical things and cool toys, how can you resist this? This Lego GT3 will set you back a cool $300, and like all Technic kits, it’s loaded with functional features–including a paddle-shift transmission. Hat tip to Gizmodo.

Apr 26, 2016 Comments
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Game Changers: The Cars, Trucks, Tech & Innovations That Shaped RC

As a high-tech hobby, radio control has always been driven by innovation and advancements in the cars and gear that we enjoy so much. What we do with RC hasn’t changed a lot since the first RC cars hit pavement, but the products we use sure have, and RC gets faster, friendlier, and more fun [...]

Apr 26, 2016 Comments
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Your Ultimate Summertime Ride Is Here: Kyosho Teams Up With Lost Surfboards To Bring Back RC Surfer

Kyosho has teamed up with surfboard maker Lost to bring back the legendary RC Surfer, easily the wildest RC “boat” to ever hit the water. The new RC Surfer 3 “Lost Edition” will arrive RTR, or more accurately, “RTH10″–ready to hang ten! The ‘board looks better than ever, complete with a new dude in goofy-footed [...]

Apr 24, 2016 Comments
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AMain Teams Up With HobbyTown [BREAKING NEWS]

Big news here: AMain is going to be taking over HobbyTown’s online sales, and HobbyTown will be licensing the  AMain name to retail stores and racing facilities. Sounds like a big win-win to us! HobbyTown will be able to offer a primo online shopping experience, AMain gets more store locations, and it’ll be easier for [...]

Apr 22, 2016 Comments
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3 Feet of Fun: Kyosho Jet Stream 888 VE ReadySet

Spring has been sprung for a while now…are you on the water yet? If you’re looking for a fresh way to hit the waves, take a gander at this bad boy. Kyosho’s Jet Stream measures 35″ long and is ready to turn 4S LiPo power into roost and wake, with Orion outrunner power and adjustable [...]

Apr 19, 2016 Comments
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Here’s a Traxxas Rustler VXL Getting Its Shred On [VIDEO]

Wanna get pumped for an off-road session? This will do the trick… Visit Traxxas.com See more posts about Traxxas

Apr 19, 2016 Comments
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Slash vs. Mercedes vs. Parkour Guy: Who Wins? [VIDEO]

Spoiler alert, the video is sponsored by Mercedes, so the smart money is on the C-Class. And c’mon, parkour guy, seriously? He doesn’t stand a chance. But this isn’t a real race anyways, it’s just an excuse to make a cool video, and that includes some great high-flying footage of a Slash 4X4. And if [...]

Apr 14, 2016 Comments
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