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2015 ROAR EP Off-Road Nationals: Plenty of Things to See

The ROAR Nationals is a serious event for drivers and manufacturers, and it’s common to see new and innovative technology either being introduced or tested in prototype form. However, these items aren’t always for the general public, so information is often only speculative at best. Here’s a taste of some of the things at the [...]

Aug 07, 2015 Comments
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LaTrax Adds Robby Gordon Edition to SST Lineup

The LaTrax SST debuted with Keegan Kincaid and Sheldon Creed signature models, and now there’s third style to choose from: Robby Gordon’s signature Speed Energy look, in retina-seering orange. The SST’s affordable-fun RTR specs are unchanged for the Robby ride, so you’re looking at 1/18 scale with shaft-driven 4WD, waterproof electronics, full bearings, and an [...]

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Arrma Fury BLX: 60mph Short Course Machine

The Fury BLX RTR has a claimed top speed of 60+ MPH with 3S power and optional gearing. Power comes from a 3600Kv brushless motor and an included 8.4 volt battery provides the juice for this short course truck. Other features include an all metal gear differential, durable and light weigh chassis, slipper clutch and [...]

Aug 06, 2015 Comments
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Vaterra Ascender Now Available With 1972 Ford Bronco Body

Vaterra has taken the popular Ascender chassis and added a well detailed 1972 Ford Bronco body to it. At this time it’s only available in RTR form and features a LiPo compatible speed control, brushed motor and heavy duty high torque servo to get it around. It comes set in the short wheelbase setting and [...]

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Axial Jeep Mighty FC Body

Axial’s latest body design will just be a weird-lookin’ body for some RC fans, but Jeepers will recognize the snub-nosed styling as a Forward-Control or “FC.” The classic utility platform got an official “concept” makeover back in 2012 as the “Mighty FC,” and that’s what Axial has modeled here. Definitely different! See below for full [...]

Aug 05, 2015 Comments
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The Tamiya Monster Beetle Is Back!

We are very excited to see that Tamiya has added the Monster Beetle to the rerelease list. This is an iconic truck from the 80s and the 2015 version retains the same great look. The Monster Beetle features independent front and rear suspension, a rugged chassis, spiked terra treaded tires and a well detailed injection [...]

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FireBrand RC The Judge Body and Komoto Tires

More rad stuff from FireBrand RC, with semi-truck styling for 1/10 scale. The Judge shell is shown here with FireBrand’s Komodo tires and parked on a (heavily modded) Traxxas Stampede. The well-detailed shell arrives with a loaded decal sheet, window masks, and overspray film. The Komodos are glued to Galaxy gloss-black wheels and are sold [...]

Aug 05, 2015 Comments
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Out of the Box: Losi Audi R8 LMS Ultra FIA-GT3 RTR

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 [...]

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