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Curious crowds packed every walkway and exhibit at the show, checking out new products and talking to industry celebrities from every facet of the RC hobby.

The excitement of RCX

The 2013 RCX show, AirAge Media’s eleventh annual, was a first for me personally. While I’ve attended all but a couple of years in the show’s existence I had yet to experience what the ultimate RC expo would look like as a member of the RC Car Action staff, and it was quite the adventure! […]
RCX: Saturday’s Photo Gallery

RCX: Saturday’s Photo Gallery

RCX has always been known in the RC industry as one of the best expos on the planet. Everywhere you look you see action along with the newest in product releases being driven and piloted by the best in the world. In case you missed RCX on its opening day, here’s a photo gallery of […]

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Tamiya TXT-2 Agrios Build

Tamiya TXT-2 Agrios Build

Who can resist a new kit-build, especially when it’s a nut, bolt, and screw-a-palooza from Tamiya? The new TXT-2 Agrios is the latest model to get the online build-up treatment, and the wrench-spinning starts now. Let’s have a look at what’s inside the box… Parts–and lots of them. It looks like there should be more […]
Nice mods, dude!

Nice mods, dude!

When I saw this car pulling out of a driveway while crossing town on my way home from a photo shoot, I stopped laughing just long enough to snap this photo while parked at the stoplight (which still would’ve been enough to earn me a ticket for using my phone). I’m not sure the driver […]

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Contact! How much is too much?

Contact! How much is too much?

Earlier this month at the MotoGP Grand Prix of Spain, Repsol Honda veteran Dani Pedrosa rode off into the sunset for the win while the battle for second got ugly. A last lap duel between the reigning world champion Jorge Lorenzo (Yamaha Factory Racing) and Pedrosa’s rookie teammate Marc Marquez ended with the rising star […]
Christie Nix teching cars.

Where will you be racing this summer?

Summer officially starts June 21 and with spring showing us hints of the warm weather just around the corner, it’s time to get your racing gear ready for the outdoor season. The racing scene here in SoCal kicked off to an early spring start with the JBRL Race Series (www.jimmybabcock.com) recently making a stop at SDRC […]

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Location, location, location

Location, location, location

RC tracks across the country are located in about as many diverse places as you can imagine, from the lobby of four-star hotels like those that host the IIC in Las Vegas and the Snowbird Nationals in Florida, to empty lots and even junkyards (Western R/C, where the Silver State Nitro Challenge was held for […]
The most accessible pros in motorsports

The most accessible pros in motorsports

A few weeks ago I wrote a blog about taking go-kart racing against some friends a bit too seriously while on a vacation (read “Competitive Much?”) to go watch my favorite baseball team play a few spring training games. For diehard baseball fans, the smaller parks and relative accessibility of even the sport’s most popular […]

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Tekno Video Release of the SCT410

Tekno Video Release of the SCT410

You must have been hiding under a rock if you haven’t yet heard about Tekno’s SC truck, the SCT410. We first told you about this truck when it was making it’s first appearances at the TOP GUN Shootout held at SDRC Raceway in SoCal; Tekno’s home track. RC Car Action’s Aaron Waldron recently Test Drove the […]
Exotek steering rack conversion kit for TLR 22, 22SCT, 22T

Exotek steering rack conversion kit for TLR 22, 22SCT, 22T

After many months of testing and tweaking, Exotek Racing is ready to release a totally redesigned steering system for the TLR 22 based type vehicles. Gone is the slider system in favor a dual bell cranks which will smooth out your steering. A lot of great products are a brewing at the Exotek camp, and this […]

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2013 Silver State: Pro Buggy and Truck A-Mains; 90 minutes of action! [VIDEO]

2013 Silver State: Pro Buggy and Truck A-Mains; 90 minutes of action! [VIDEO]

Four days of nitro action all culminated into the A-Mains on the Sunday at the Silver State Nitro Challenge. In the days leading up to the mains brought some of the best weather this event has ever seen versus the horrible wind/rain/hail storms of years past. Although the temperature did rise and the winds did […]
Spy Shots: Avid Triad Slipper Clutch for Durango DEX210

Spy Shots: Avid Triad Slipper Clutch for Durango DEX210

AVID’s Triad Slipper Clutch has had much success since it’s recent debut and has found its way into the vehicles of RC’s top drivers. This killer slipper is now available for the Durango DEX210 and made its debut at last months running of the Cactus Classic in Arizona with much success and positive feedback from […]
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