Every weekend, you’ve got a chance to win stuff from RC Car Action–all you have to do is share photos from your weekend of RC fun! Post photos to the RC Car Action Facebook page or tweet them to @rccaraction. Let’s see your cars, trucks, planes, boats, sons, dads, daughters, and buddies having fun with radio control. […]
FOUNDED IN 2006 with the introduction of its first two members, the RC Hall of Fame is the radio-controlled version of Cooperstown — only the most historically significant figures who helped shape the direction of the hobby are granted entrance to this elite brotherhood. Those who have been selected to join the Hall are chosen […]
One of the more active booths here at RCX is the Horizon Hobby booth. They have a number of airplane displays and a Horizon Hobby flying cage where they have a continuous flight demos happing all day long.
Like all flashy pop songs and Internet memes, it didn’t take long for the Harlem Shake to be totally played out. The popular dance craze is 2013’s version of Gangnam Style, with thousands of videos posted online of Internet fame seekers making their own versions that, unsurprisingly, all look very similiar. And that’s what makes […]
After Friday’s busy day, with two rounds of racing, Saturday morning left just one final chance to improve one’s qualifying position with a low scoring round. The magic number at this race is “11,” as the top eleven drivers qualify directly into the final to be joined by three bump-ups from the lower main event. […]
Though it’s not an car, truck, or boat, this walking hexapod robot is still technically a surface vehicle! Standing at over 9 feet tall and weighing nearly two tons, it’s also the largest of its kind anywhere in the world. Built by Micromagic systems and powered by a 2.2-liter turbo diesel, with hydraulically actuated legs […]
As the Scottsdale R/C Speedway celebrates the Cactus Classic’s 27th birthday, this event is older than many of the competitors that will line up on its sugar-watered, blue-grooved surface! Like always, this year’s track features a technical mix of high-speed sections, twisty infield corners, and large jumps that put an emphasis on timing and consistency. […]
As the sun was setting into the calm Phoenix desert landscape on the last day of the 2013 Dirt Nitro Challenge, things were not so calm on the track. Some of the best RC drivers in the world were getting ready to do battle against two foes; their competitors and the challenging track. The battle […]