New from Team Associated:Now you can enjoy Team Associated’s world-class performance in a true-scale 1:18 electric truck! Team Associated is proud to bring to you the SC18 Brushless—a 1:18 scale RTR (Ready-To-Run) electric 4WD off-road short course race truck! The SC18 Brushless comes loaded with big time features including the XP3-SS 3-channel 2.4GHz radio system [...]
New from X Factory: Soon after announcing the new E-Speed heatsink with fan, X Factory began getting requests to sell the fan separately, so here it is! A 25 mm fan with a 10 cm long wire and connector so you can mount it almost anywhere on most cars and the wire is long enough [...]
Get the Scoop on This Year’s Biggest Race! By the RC Car Action Team In RC, world championships take place every other year and are run under the rules of IFMAR (International Federation of Model Auto Racing). There are currently six classes with world championships with three being decided each year. 2010 is a 1/8-scale [...]
Latest race news from JConcepts: For the third consecutive year, racers gathered in Winter Haven Florida for the JConcepts Halloween Bash hosted by eXtreme Hobby Zone. The weekend race found some early luck with a cold front moving in, to break up the hottest October in the states history. The Bash is one of the [...]
New from Reedy: The long-awaited Reedy 121VR-ST Competition Nitro Engine has finally arrived! Extensively track-tested by Reedy factory drivers such as Ryan Maifield, Craig Drescher, Neil Cragg, and Richard Saxton, the VR-ST incorporates state-of-the-art features in a proven package. The current 121VR engine has proven to be an economically priced, powerful race engine. The 121VR-ST [...]
New from AKA: AKA is proud to reveal the “last bullet in the clip” for our assault on the 2010 IFMAR World Championships in Pattaya, Thailand. To compliment the release of the EVO wheel and the IMPACT tire, the new soft red insert was designed to decrease the lateral deflection of the tire while at [...]
Latest race news from AKA: AKA would like to congratulate Team PowerMaster’s Mike Battaile for winning the 2010 RC Pro Series National Championship in 1:8 Pro Nitro Truggy. While PowerMaster fuel gave him the power, AKA tires are what put it to the ground. Mike used Soft GRIDIRONS to take the win. 14103SPW. AKA would [...]
In a recent episode of Cartoon Network’s Destroy Build Destroy called Big Bros vs. Little Bros, host Andrew W.K. (yes this Andrew W.K.) issued a “Setback Challenge” where the boys had to compete in an obstacle course with 2 military inspired Traxxas Slashes. The 1st leg even included them driving the truck while blindfolded!