Mention “RC racing,” and you can bet the image that comes to mind is cars or trucks. But four wheels isn’t the only way to go–RC bikes are raced just as seriously. And how about taking things up a notch and racing them with nitro engines? Check out this video of the RC Bike Worlds […]
ARC is a small boutique brand that makes on-road kits for serious racers. They might not be as well known as some of the brands we hear about in the United States, but with a lineup of vehicles supported by top-level racers, they are hoping to make a bigger impact in North America. One of […]
2WD buggies are continuing their evolution at a staggering rate and a big part of the innovation is the incorporation of laydown transmissions. Whether you choose a new factory conversion, a purpose-built buggy, or a 3D-printed aftermarket tuning option, there’s a lot of ways to jump on board. Most were initially developed for carpet or […]
Touring car racing is fast, competitive and highly technical with technology pushed to the edge with complicated designs and innovations. Surprisingly, there’s room for small manufacturers to make their mark and refreshing to see something different. TOP Racing is one of those companies and had one of their top drivers EJ Evans racing in the […]
The mains are running today at the 2015 Reedy Outdoor Off-Road Race of Champions, and I was able to get a peak at Kevin Motter’s TLR 22 3.0 that grabbed the TQ spot in Open 2WD buggy. In spite of the loose, dusty conditions, his buggy is almost entirely in box stock configuration. For power […]
Losi made waves with the announcement of its new 1/6 scale 6IX platform wrapped in Audi R8 GT3 bodywork, and RC Car Action is the first to get a review car. For Losi’s official pics and tech details, see our previous post on the big Audi. Full review coming up, for now let’s see what you get […]
The best drivers from all over the world will make their way to Yatabe Arena, Japan for the 2015 IFMAR Electric Off-Road Worlds. This is the most prestigious event for electric off-road racing and the best pros from around the globe will be competing for the coveted win. However, this worlds will be throwing in […]
Over the Labor Day Weekend I went back to Urbandale, IA for the 2013 Hobby Haven Off-Road Shootout. This is the 14th year of this annual local event, but this race has now grown into a recognized regional event that attracts more out of state racers each year. This year we saw 258 entries with […]
Pro-Line Racing recently debuted the first kit in the companies famed 30 years in business. So when we got our hands on this awesome truck we sat down with Product Developer and Pro-Line guru Gerardo Gonzalez to find out more about what will put the Pro-2 at the top of your wish list.
This video features one of the most amazing backyard tracks we’ve ever seen, from the covered pits complete with lounge chairs to a killer layout! Thanks to ThePelagicKayak for this amazing video! Do you have a video to share? Tweet a link to @rccaracation or post it on our Facebook page.
Every Monday, we select a new video to kick off your week. This time it’s Traxxas with the top clip, a new mini-movie about a Slash 4X4 that busts out of the Traxxas display at Crandon International Off-Road Raceway and checks out the action for itself. Looks like it rained at Crandon…how unusual! Do you […]
When short course trucks exploded on the scene a few years ago, there were very few options available to transport these new vehicles. Racers wanted a way to carry their truck to and from the truck plus not dirty up their real ride in the process. Racers Edge helped to solve this problem with their SC […]