When Jeep named its flagship Jeep Wrangler Unlimited after one of the most grueling off-road trails in the country, they did it for good reason. The Rubicon Trail’s 22-mile-long route starts in Georgetown, CA, and takes you on through some of the most challenging parts of the El Dorado National Forest on the way to [...]
RCCA: Check out this week’s episode of The Radio Control Show where we take a close look at HPI’s new Trophy Truggy Flux, take a tour at HiTec’s facility, check out laser printing technology, and much more. Don’t miss it! Watch the full episode in the player below:
by Chris Chianelli As you can see from the photos, there are a number of beauties pictured here that were all born to rock and roll! But the rock and roll machine we’re going to focus on for the time being is the MRC/Tamiya* Blackfoot. So, monster maniacs, listen up! I’m sure we all agree that R/C “terra-terrorizing,” in a!l its [...]
Traxxas Son-Uva Digger and Grave Digger 30th anniversary or Over a year now, Traxxas has been releasing licensed replicas of the Monster Jam monster trucks. While they’re essentially the same underneath their scale bodies, monster truck fans swarm to each new release to keep their field of mini monsters complete. The newest editions to the [...]
If you wanted 3D Helicopter action, then the US Air Meet was the place to see it. 23 year old James Haley was part of the flightline demo team and he really delivered. James is a well-respected and a member of the Blade helicopter team with Horizon Hobby where he has been the lead product [...]
Anyone who has grown up in the “Star Wars” generation knows there are all sorts of great flying vehicles planed for our intergalactic future. But what about now? Well, we caught wind of a very ambitious project called the “HoverBike”. The brainchild of Chris Malloy, this could just be the answer to that old childhood [...]
Meet EMILY, an RC lifeguard! It looks like a buoy but is actually a small watercraft fitted with a flotation device. It can travel at speeds of up to 22mph and reach swimmers in distress more quickly, and sometimes more safely, than a human lifeguard. Check out the video!