They say bumble bees shouldn’t be able to fly according to the laws of physics, and we’re betting science says you can’t pull wheelies on water. Because, uh, surface tension and stuff. But apparently, you can. PROOF: Headline inspired by Ralph Wiggum. More hydroplane action…
Here’s the latest clips for the dart-shooting Dromida Wasteland, Revell’s new Modzilla MT 1/18, and Tactic’s interesting and inexpensive ($70) Drone View camera–which you can stick on anything, not just drones.
The IFMAR Worlds track looks mini-golf ready in vivid green AstroTurf, but what’s really going on here? Take a lap with LiveRC and Kyosho’s Jared Tebo for insights from the reigning IFMAR 2WD champ. Photo via LiveRC.com Here’s a schematic of the track as supplied by IFMAR (click to enlarge)
Our upcoming January 2016 issue will mark RC Car Action’s 30th anniversary, and we’ll have lots of great stuff in the mag and here at rccaraction.com to mark the occasion. And that includes comments from readers like you! After all, there is no RC Car Action without you guys and gals, and you’re the reason [...]
Tamiya’s vintage promotional clips are great time-capsule pieces for RC’s boom years in the early 80s. And thanks to re-releases, you can still drive quite a few of these models (or a close cousin) today! Enjoy, but be prepared to have generic 80s synth tracks in your head for the rest of the day.
Yes, we know, this is Radio Control CAR Action. But if you can’t get into this clip of a Ferrari-themed, turbine-powered RC jet, then you just don’t know cool. And besides, Ferrari makes cars, so that’s a car connection. Just watch the video!
True, it’s not even October yet…magazine dates are funny. But our latest issue is definitely cookin’, have a look. To get yours, visit your favorite newsstand or subscribe now! Losi’s super-sized 6IX gets the cover. Good lookin’ car. “Hey,you guys goofed, there’s no capital ‘U’ on “Ultra!” Actually, “ultra” is correct, says Audi. We’ve [...]
Well, if you want to get picky, it didn’t grow ON a tree, it WAS a tree. A maple tree, to be precise. Mechawood’s appropriately named “Woody” is made almost entirely from lasercut hardwood maple, including the wheels and gears. Other than springs, tires, electronics, and hardware, it’s wood through and through. Even the 2-stick [...]