VP/ PowerMaster developed the perfect recipe for RTR engines and sport/ entry level hobbyists. Master Basher 20 is a sophisticated blend that utilizes an advanced lubrication and additive package designed for entry-level engines and users that result in less wear and longer engine life. With such a broad tuning range, Master Basher 20 is undoubtedly […]
Is there anything more fun than running an RC car during a rainy day without worrying about electrical problems? With waterproof Traxxas vehicles like the Slash, a rainy day will never stop you from getting your RC fix. But what should you do after you’ve finished running in wet conditions? Just toss the truck into […]
That’s right, the return of one of the most successful brushless speed controls of all time. Together with the awesome power of the X-12L Short Course 550, these combos will give you all the power you need to compete at the highest level without breaking the bank. Sphere TC-Spec Speed Control Features: Automatic brushless/brushed adaptation […]
When it comes to detail, Tamiya and Pro-line have a few thing’s under their belt that can please just about everyone. Sure you can deck out your rig with L.E.D.’s and other such details. But let’s say you are looking to add some interior detail to your rig? Why not add a little extra element […]
For constant updates on everything RC, follow RC Car Action on Twitter. This weekend, editors Matt, Kevin and Stephen will be at the RC Short Course Nations. Follow @RCCarAction for up-to-the-minute, play-by-play action from down in the pits and out on the dirt!
With the World Championship-winning HB D8 buggy as its foundation, the Vorza takes the race-winning design of the D8 and mixes it up with HPI Flux HP technology from the Savage Flux HP to give you awe-inspiring speed! This is a ready to run (RTR) buggy that you can take to your local BMX jumps […]
Traxxas’ line of TQ 2.4 GHz radios offer numerous adjustments, but you may need to return to the default settings if you get confused or are not liking the results of the changes you’ve made to the setting. Sometimes just starting over makes the most sense. Please note that we always advice making one change […]
We would like to welcome Jason Branham to our growing team. Jason has been consistently rising to the top in the pro 1/8th buggy class in the United States. His recent accolades include a championship win in the 2010 R/C Pro Series in Pro 1/8th buggy, an A main appearance at the Dirt Nitro Challenge […]
The 2011 Futaba Electric Challenge was hosted this past weekend at RJD Hobbies in Lincoln, Illinois. A great facility with two track layouts over the weekend made for great racing in all classes. Varying track conditions and opposing directions made qualifying crucial for that top spot in the mains. In Stock Short Course it was […]
Here is a video of X Factory Chief Engineer Paul Sinclair’s main event race at the recent R.O.A.R. National Championship event in California. Paul starts and finishes second in this race. He makes several early- and mid-race driving mistakes; at the end, Paul is easily catching the race leader. “The car was very easy to […]
I am more of a racer than a basher. For me I like going to the track and trying to run the perfect line and trying to make lap after lap as consistent as I can. I work on my cars so that they perform as good as possible but it’s not because I want […]
This video explains the art of tire grooving. This has been done for years in dirt oval racing and in off-road racing. It is also practiced in RC. Check out the video as it’s pretty informative. It includes some nice background info on Rob MacCachren too.