By the RC Car Action team As editors of RC Car Action, we are fortunate (and very appreciative, mind you) to have access to almost any RC car or truck out there. So, when the “If you could have only three RC cars, what would they be?” question was posed, we immediately and collectively said, […]
New from RPM: RPM has been known for exceptionally strong, tight-tolerance rod ends (also known as “ball cups”). We should – they’ve been the strongest and best rod ends in the R/C industry for over 20 years! Standard RPM rod ends have always been quite versatile but the use of 3.5mm turnbuckles is quite popular. […]
By Matt Higgins What makes a vehicle more important than another is debatable. We based our picks on a few criteria. One was overall popularity. Second, is or was it a leader in a specific category or segment. Last, a vehicle rose in our rankings if it changed the hobby. Check out our picks. […]
New from Losi:The LST Electric Conversion Hardware Kit allows Losi 1/8-scale monster truck owners to easily convert their LST platform trucks into powerful brushless monster trucks. The kit is compatible with Losi’s 1/8 LST, 1/8 LST2, 1/8 LST XXL, 1/8 Aftershock, 1/8 Limited Edition Aftershock, 1/8 Raminator and 1/8 Mega Baja. Converting from nitro to […]
New from HPI: The Savage XL – Extra Large Size and Mega Power! The Savage XL is the extra-large, extra-tough and extra-powerful big brother to the Savage X monster truck. For improved stability and handling, the Savage XL has a 55mm longer wheelbase and a 25mm wider track. With a longer wheelbase, wider stance and […]
New from Losi : Developed with the racer in mind, the Italian-made Nitrotec R21 3.5cc/.21C.I. Race Engine (LOSR2800) was designed to produce a race winning power band and throttle response while delivering exceptional run time. The Nitrotec R21 is recommended for use with the 8IGHT family of vehicles, as well as any nitro vehicle that […]
New from Kershaw Designs:Like all good engineering designs, this chassis is simple in concept, but great in its payoff. Simply bolt all the components to your HPI Savage to this frame, install the included X-long center dogbones and you have a Savage with a wheelbase to match the 5T’s body. A stock width Savage fits […]
This O.S. Engines .21 VZ-B V-Spec Limited Edition engine have a final production run of 300 units. To commemorate this it comes with a specially modified cooling head with sixteen machined holes for lighter weight and more efficient cooling, will be anodized in gold, and the top of the head will feature custom graphics to signify all four IFMAR World Championships.