Racing needs rules. Without them there would be no guidelines and confusion would rein. But what happens when the rules are so vague, outdated or confusing that their relevance is useless? Thumbing through the latest rulebook and you’ll see a lot of rules with a ton of detail. It can be overwhelming, but fortunately the [...]
I have been a fan of 1/5-scale for many years. I love the size of the vehicles and have always been impressed by the performance that they give you. About 5 years ago I thought it would be cool to have a 1/5-scale trophy truck but the problem with that was that no one was [...]
“Garden Trucking” is all about reproducing full-size hauling and other truck-work with radio control, and enthusiasts take it to the limit with astounding scale environments. For these German fans, that includes a salvage yard with a functional shredder that reduces junk cars to scrap. Car goes in, bits come out. Crunch!
Watch the 2015 Super Bowl pre-game show and catch the new Lexus commercial, featuring the Team Associated Lexus RC F RC Car! More more info and video, click here.
HPI has a lot to show at Nuremburg including a new touring car platform and some exciting licensed vehicles. Check out the pictures below and get more details in our Hot News & New Stuff forum. RS4 Sport 3 1/10th-Scale Electric 4WD Touring Car Chassis HPI Racing introduces the RS4 Sport 3 1/10th scale Electric [...]
More Nuremburg news from Losi. The 4WD TEN-SCTE has been redressed as a new Troy Lee Designs RTR. Based on the 2013 and 2014 ROAR Nationals winner, theTroy Lee Designs livery is fully licensed and should appeal to motocross and off-road racers looking for looks to go along with the 4WD shaft-driven chassis. Equally impressive [...]
He’s always been one of the favorites, but TLR’s Ryan Maifield finally got his Reedy Race of Champions win. Held at OC/RC Raceway in Huntington Beach, California, the 21st running of the event has seen a small legendary group of winners over the years and now Maifield is one of them. Having come up short [...]
If you race, you’ve probably been aware of a pretty serious issue going on. It’s dangerous, often smells terrible and can leave you with headaches, foul clothing or even worse. I’m talking about tire sauce. The origins of the use of tire sauce were probably first introduced in on-road and used on rubber and foam [...]