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Traxxas Telluride Taken to the Max [READER’S RIDE]

Traxxas Telluride Taken to the Max [READER’S RIDE]

Reader’s Rides is sponsored by PRO-LINE. Click for the latest gear!   James Giddens started out with a perfectly stock Traxxas Telluride which he drove the wheels off of. As parts wore out, he gradually upgraded them to form the one-of-a-kind ride you see here. James credits Pro-Line and RC4WD with the cosmetic improvements — […]

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5 RC Jet and Rocket Car Videos To Singe Your Eyebrows Off!

5 RC Jet and Rocket Car Videos To Singe Your Eyebrows Off!

Jet-powered RC cars always seem like an awesome idea. They look cool. They sound cool. And when equipped with an afterburner.. well just look at this guy spool up his turbine dragster!   We love the flames, but in terms of speed there aren’t many vids of RC turbines that measure up to the speed […]
Retro Monster Excaliber [READER’S RIDE]

Retro Monster Excaliber [READER’S RIDE]

Reader’s Rides is sponsored by PRO-LINE. Click for the latest gear!   Matt Mortillo wanted a retro look to his Excaliber build, and to get it, he went to Jamie Weir for help building the chassis to scale specifications for the real truck. He had David Stellfox custom-lengthen a Clod Buster body to fit the […]

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These Are The Weirdest-Looking Vehicles In RC

These Are The Weirdest-Looking Vehicles In RC

We asked you to tell us what you think are RC’s weirdest-looking vehicles, and you definitely found some wild and crazy machines. Along with our own pics, you turned up bizarre front drivers, Robotech-inspired futuristic rides, and mind-boggling homebrew projects that stretch the limits of RC imagination. This unusual homebuilt apeared in our July 1993 issue […]
100mph Slot Cars Will Melt Your Brain

100mph Slot Cars Will Melt Your Brain

An RC car traveling 100mph is pretty impressive, but 100mph on a slot-car track is downright insane. High-downforce “wing cars” can top 110mph, as (barely) seen here competing at the European Championship in Helsinki, Finland from a few years back. So, you could say these cars are fast to the Finnish line. Fast-forward to 0:55 […]

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XRAY 2018 XB8 1/8 Nitro 4wd Buggy

XRAY 2018 XB8 1/8 Nitro 4wd Buggy

From XRAY: All-new 2018: All-new chassis with more space between front wheels and side guards, new positions for rear brace for improved chassis flex characteristics, and chamfered front edges for less dirt pick-up All-new chassis design is now fully compatible between XB8 & XB8E platforms All-new wing mount is 40% lighter with super-low CG. With […]
Tamiya Mazda 787B Gets an A+ [READER’S RIDE]

Tamiya Mazda 787B Gets an A+ [READER’S RIDE]

Reader’s Rides is sponsored by PRO-LINE. Click for the latest gear!   Don Almeido tells us he owns four RC Mazda 787B Group C chassis cars, but this tribute to the Le Mans winner with rare Tamiya factory hop-ups is his favorite. It even has original Tamiya factory electronics—receiver, ESC, and GT motor. It has […]

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Yokomo’s Ryan Maifield Is The 2017 IFMAR 2WD World Champ

Yokomo’s Ryan Maifield Is The 2017 IFMAR 2WD World Champ

The 2WD portion of the IFMAR Worlds has wrapped up in Xiamen, China and Ryan Maifield is now the new 2WD off-road champ. He put his Team Orion powered Yokomo YZ-2 DTM buggy into the TQ spot during qualifying and after winning the first two A-Mains he was able to sit the third one out and […]
Axial SCX10 II – SCX of Ice and Fire [Reader’s Ride]

Axial SCX10 II – SCX of Ice and Fire [Reader’s Ride]

Reader’s Rides is sponsored by PRO-LINE. Click for the latest gear! Kodiak, Alaska can get pretty frosty in winter, so in the evenings Cole Hockema likes to warm his Axial SCX10 II by the fire! No word on specific fireproofing mods for the kit-built crawler, but it can handle the ice part thanks to snow […]

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Kyosho Had a Chain-Drive 4WD Trail Truck in 1984 [VIDEO]

Kyosho Had a Chain-Drive 4WD Trail Truck in 1984 [VIDEO]

More great stuff from our friends at Dirt-Burners.com, where you’ll find a couple of Kyosho promo videos from 1984 and 1989. Along with legendary kits such as the Scorpion and Tomahawk, you’ll scope out this great-looking 4X4: the Datsun 4WD “Dirt Road 10.” The nicely scaled-out rig appears to be mostly metal and sports long […]
Who Are You Rooting For In These Tug-of-War Matchups? [VIDEO]

Who Are You Rooting For In These Tug-of-War Matchups? [VIDEO]

You’re off the clock–why not wipe out the next 10 minutes watching RC machines battle to see which has the most pulling power? It’s not scientific or fair (look at the difference in height for some of those hookup points), but it sure is fun to watch.
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