XRAY is a company known for high quality vehicles with jewel-like finish, but their electric off-road products products have traditionally been viewed as astro-turf or carpet specific- both common in Europe. However, not wanting to miss out on good ol’ fashioned dirt or clay, and understanding that many drivers still enjoy racing on American style […]
Reedy has become a household name among racers and enthusiasts everywhere and with the new release of their new line up of speed controls and motor combos, the company is poised to make their products even easier to obtain. Featuring the Reedy 800Z speed control and Sonic 540-M3 motors, this range should suit about every […]
Richard Derry liked the nimble speed and scale character of the Axial Racing Exo Terra buggy, but he wanted something more unique so he converted his into a lookalike Trophy Truck inspired by the Toyota driven by Ivan “Iron Man” Stewart. As you can see from the body-off shot, Richard added a bunch of aluminum […]
Current IFMAR 4WD World Champion Bruno Coelho has been shaking up the racing scene lately by winning some of the most prestigious events in both on and off-road disciplines. In a big move, HOBBYWING have announced the signing of this formidable Portuguese driver through 2018. His vehicles will be outfitted with the latest HOBBYWING products […]
Front wings are all the rage for racers looking to tune their electric buggies and JConcepts team drivers were seen using them at the recent Reedy Race. Now those same front wings are available to the public. Available in both narrow and wide versions, the “Aero” wing is specifically designed for use on the TLR […]
Tamiya is known for bringing creative designs at a budget-friendly price tag to RC enthusiasts everywhere and with the release of their new Racing Fighter based on the DT-03 platform, the company is poised to continue that reputation. With durability and ease-of-use features, this buggy is a great first time vehicle for those looking to […]
You’ll recall the Jumpshot MT from our October 2015 cover, and we’re fans of the $200 fun-truck. Now HPI has given it a power-boost as the Jumpshot MT Fuzion, which adds brushless power to the mix (and probably a few other upgrades too–we don’t have all the details yet). HPI has also extended the Jumpshot […]
Now that we’re well into the winter months and much of the country has just received its first major snow storm, Aaron Bailey’s Snow Wraith seems a particularly appropriate machine to feature this week. We’ve admired Aaron’s Axial-based customs in past issues of RC Car Action, and this one is starts with a custom PigSnot chassis. […]
There’s a lot of history and prestige surrounding the Reedy Race and this video highlights a lot of the great moments and memories. It was Mike Reedy’s brainchild and the race continues in his namesake. Check it out.
You’ll recall our first look at a body-on Venture FJ in this video post from December 18. Now we get a look under the shell for Venture’s take on the scaler formula. No official details yet, but we can see HPI went for a front-motor, chassis-mounted servo setup, and the front suspension gets a Panhard bar […]
The Reedy Race of Champions is one of the most prestigious events on the calendar and one that not only garners respect from the fans, but from the other drivers as well. Getting the overall win can catapult a driver’s career and establish a mark in the history books. This year saw the battle for […]
Travis Amezcua is at the event driving the new Team Durango DEX210 V3 2WD buggy. The buggy is looking fast on the high bite clay and giving Travis a weapon to mix it up with the best in the world. Let’s take a closer look.