Short Course

How To Build, Tune, and Maintain Gear Differentials

Gear differentials have been the norm in 1/8-scale cars for quite a while, but it has only been since the release of short course trucks that they’ve found their way into many RTR and race-level 1/10-scale cars and trucks. A gear diff requires little maintenance and is very durable, which is why they have become [...]

Dec 20, 2013 Comments
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New Video! Losi 5IVE-T Roller review teaser

Losi’s new 5IVE-T Roller gets the full Performance Test treatment in our December issue, complete with Bartolone engine and pipe. Braaap!   Read the whole review (plus a lot of other stuff) in the December issue of RCCA!  

Oct 04, 2013 Comments
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Hot Product: Pro-Line Big Joe II “Traxxas Bead” Tires…and more

Pro-Line’s Big Joe tread is a former Readers’ Choice Awards “Best Tire” winner, and the extra-gnarly design looks exceptionally tough–especially when paired when Pro-Line’s Militia body, seen here on a Traxxas Revo with Pro-Line F-11 wheels.  The latest Joes feature a “Traxxas style” bead,  and are just one of a gang of new PL releases [...]

Aug 01, 2013 Comments
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Readers’s Ride of the Week: Bert Jones’ Traxxas Slash

Great shot from Facebook fan Bert Jones! Perfect composition, it’s in focus, and that late-afternoon sun looks killer. As for the truck, it’s the Kyle Busch version of the Traxxas Slash. Look for this one in the pages of RC Car Action! If you want to share your ride with us (whether it’s in action [...]

Jul 30, 2013 Comments
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Team Associated SC10RS RTR Updated With Lucas Slick Mist Body

Team Associated’s popular RTR SC10RS is now available in a replica body modeled after Robby Woods full scale truck he competes with in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series. And the SC10RS looks competitive right out of the box thanks to its Reedy 3300kV brushless motor and blue anodized aluminum V2 coil-over shocks. And [...]

Jul 11, 2013 Comments
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JConcepts SC10B wheels & tires [RCX Product News]

JConcepts brought you the 1st aftermarket body for the SC10B and now they have released the first front tire and wheel combination. The new Rips front tires are narrowed to make it more in line with the stock front tires found on the SC10B and other short course buggies. They use a five rib tread [...]

Jun 04, 2013 Comments
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Nissan Titan Short Course Truck Body

JConcepts has released a new licensed Nissan Titan short course truck body that is available in two versions which is an industry first. The light-weight version is about 20% lighter than the standard version and will help to lower the center of gravity. The standard body is more suited for beginning drivers who need a [...]

May 31, 2013 Comments
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Losi RTR XXX-SCT Gets “Tuff”

Losi has released an officially licensed Tuff Country XXX-SCT modeled after the full scale race vehicle piloted by Aaron Daughtery in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series. Not only does this truck look scale, but it is also a great RTR package for folks wanting to get into RC. It comes standard with a [...]

May 30, 2013 Comments
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