The new Hobbico Pro-Series LVM Lithium Voltmeter is so convenient you’ll wonder how you ever got along without it! The LVM measures LiPo, LiFe or Li-Lon battery voltages for 2S to 6S packs all in a unit small enough to attach to your key chain or wrist or neck strap! The LVM measures and displays [...]
For the first time in the “Dirt Nitro Challenge” history (12 years!), someone has TQ’d and won both Pro nitro 1/8-scale classes. Kyosho’s Jared Tebo put on a clinic, dominating the event by TQ’ing and winning both the Pro Truggy (in a nailbiter of a finish against AE’s Ryan Maifield) and Pro Buggy nitro classes [...]
Marty Korn wins Pro 2WD SC at the 2011 The Dirt Nitro Challenge. Pro-Line driver Shane Lyon finished third putting PL with 1 and 3 on the podium. Both ran M3 Hole Shot SC. Pro-Line Team Driver Chris Jarosz TQed Pro 2WD Short Course and finished 4th overall in the A Main. Chris used M3 [...]
I may show my age here, but do any of you remember the video game “NBA Jam”? Arguably one of the best arcade and console games of the mid-90′s, NBA Jam had a thrilling gameplay style and a mind boggling commentary for its time. The sports commentators would call the video game’s action just like [...]
West Coast Contributor John Cary is at The Nitro Pit located in Wittmann Arizona this weekend to cover the 2011 The Dirt Nitro Challenge. The Nitro Pit is one of the largest off-road tracks in U.S. with many big name drivers and race teams in attendance. Check out all the race coverage HERE.
DE Racing has just released XD Rear Skid Plates and BumpSkids for JQ Products ”THE Car” and the Team Durango DNX408. These upgrades will give your 1/8 chassis more durability without sacrificing handling and performance. The rear skid plates for the Team Durango DNX408 and JQ Products “THE Car” 1/8 scale buggy are sold in packs of three. Team [...]
Check out Losi’s new ready-to-run 1/24-scale Micro 4X4 Trail Trekker scale rock crawler. This 4WD truck features worm-grear axles and a 4-link suspension system. The terrain featured in the video is also avilable from Losi. Check out the video here.
We recently showed you how to get the most speed out of your electric vehicle with our “7 Ways to go Faster (Electric Edition)” Online Exclusive article. Now, we’ve shifted gears and moved onto nitro power. When bashing with your buddies, speed is king and I am here to show you how to get the [...]