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Tamiya Mitsubishi Pajero by Dave Hall [READER’S RIDE]

Tamiya Mitsubishi Pajero by Dave Hall [READER’S RIDE]

Australia has some gorgeous scenery—in any scale—as can be seen by the shots sent in by Dave Hall of his ultra-realistic Tamiya Mitsubishi Pajero. Running on the CC01 chassis, Dave’s Pajero sports an 80t motor from RC4WD paired with an Axial AE5 speed control. The body is painted Tamiya dark blue and has been treated […]
Axial SCX10 G6 by Kyle St. Peter [READER’S RIDE]

Axial SCX10 G6 by Kyle St. Peter [READER’S RIDE]

Kyle St. Peter started off by telling us that he had never submitted any of his projects to RC Car Action before. After seeing the pics of this Axial SCX10 G6—Kyle, what were you waiting for?!? Kyle tells us that for a recent competition he shortened the wheelbase and made custom body mounts to fit […]

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XRAY’s Bruno Coelho is the New 2015 IFMAR 4WD EP World Champ

XRAY’s Bruno Coelho is the New 2015 IFMAR 4WD EP World Champ

In what seemed like a predestined outcome for XRAY’s Bruno Coelho, the second of three a-mains saw Coelho lead from the horn all the way to the end and take the 4WD IFMAR World Title. Schumacher’s Michal Orlowski ran strong in the main after a crash sent him back in the first main, to finish […]

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IFMAR 4WD EP Worlds: XRAY’s Bruno Coelho Takes Q5 Win, A-Mains Set

IFMAR 4WD EP Worlds: XRAY’s Bruno Coelho Takes Q5 Win, A-Mains Set

XRAY’s Bruno Coelho who locked down TQ early in Round 4 with only one more round of qualifying to go. The Portuguese driver, who was very quick in 2WD, but made too many mistakes to make the A-Main, had everything come together in 4WD to sit at front in Pole Position with everyone else still […]
2015 IFMAR EP Off-Road Worlds: A Look At the 4WD Buggy Track Layout [VIDEO]

2015 IFMAR EP Off-Road Worlds: A Look At the 4WD Buggy Track Layout [VIDEO]

With 2WD buggy in the history books, attention has switched to the 4WD Buggy class at the 2015 IFMAR EP Off-Road Worlds. One of the important things at the event is the new layout that was changed for the fast 4WD buggies (some areas remain the same). Keeping in line with all IFMAR EP Off-Road […]

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Spencer Rivkin Clinches the 2WD IFMAR Worlds for Team Associated

Spencer Rivkin Clinches the 2WD IFMAR Worlds for Team Associated

The 2015 IFMAR World Championships is delivering all the excitement and fast racing that befits an event of this magnitude. With the final race of the triple A-mains history, it is Team Associated’s Spencer Rivkin who has taken the 2WD buggy title in dramatic fashion. But, it wasn’t easy and everyone was on the edge […]
2015 IFMAR EP Worlds Photo Gallery

2015 IFMAR EP Worlds Photo Gallery

There’s a lot to see at this year’s IFMAR EP Worlds held at Yatabe Arena in Japan. With the event run on astroturf for the first time, many drivers, especially drivers from the United States are running very unusual set-ups and modifications to their buggies. However, talent can often overcome inexperience and the big names […]

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Axial Wraith Mad Max Custom by Dan Boyle [Reader’s Ride]

Axial Wraith Mad Max Custom by Dan Boyle [Reader’s Ride]

This summer’s high-octane reboot of the cinematic ode to automotive mayhem Mad Max: Fury Road inspired us to showcase some RC road warriors back in in our July issue, and we’ve been receiving mad creations from you guys ever since. With the Bluray just hitting the shelves this month, we figured that was a good […]
Off-Road Racing Needs a Real Spec Class [Fast Laps]

Off-Road Racing Needs a Real Spec Class [Fast Laps]

If you race off-road, you’re probably aware of a pretty serious issue going on; it’s the high costs associated with racing and it’s keeping participants away. There’s lots of theories and criticism associated with it, but in order for racing to thrive, we need a real spec class with simple, inexpensive, and durable vehicles. Now […]

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Ryan Maifield drove his TLR 22 2.0 from its TQ spot all the way to the winners circle with effortless lines.

Pro-Line Surf City Classic: The Ryans Take Buggy Wins, Phend Takes Stadium Truck

This weekend was the prestigious 2015 Pro-Line Surf City Classic held at OCRC Raceway in Huntington Beach, California. With some of the best factory drivers in attendance, the stakes were already high, but with $250 for first place, $150 for second, and $100 for third in every class except rookie,  a good showing meant more […]
More New Gear at the 2015 Pro-Line Surf City Classic

More New Gear at the 2015 Pro-Line Surf City Classic

I already teased with a few new things I saw at the event, but that’s not all of the things on hand. My camera and notepad are always searching out the cool stuff and here are a few more. LRP “Outlaw” I was able to corner Shawn Ireland and JD Mora and discuss their new […]
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