FEATURES 12 | Baja Builds 3 custom cars designed to duel in the dust By James Knight 20 | Sand Storm Paddle up for some serious fun in the sand By Joel Navarro 108 | Axialfest! Camping and competing at the Woodstock of scale RC By James Knight TECH & HOW TO 26 | Essential […]
Trail and Scale, the new special issue from the editors of RC Car Action is an all-terrain RC adventure magazine. Trail and Scale includes: • Four awesome scale project trucks! • Hot how tos! What you need to know to dominate the trail. • Trail truck shootout: Who comes out on top? • We drive […]
Monster Trucks is an action-packed page turner that includes a comprehensive guide to all the available monster machines, a Clod Buster retrospective, high-powered custom builds, and a 7-way shootout with the latest 1/8 scale, dual-battery brushless monster trucks—you’ll just have to pick up the issue to see who wins! Plus lots more.
The Short Course craze has been the RC industry’s fastest-growing segment since its inception a few years ago, and with manufacturers constantly churning out new products in search of the next big thing, the scene shows no signs of slowing down. RC Short Course Winter 2015 is available free to premium site members, Click Here. […]
PHOTOS BY CARL HYNDMAN 1/12-SCALE 2WD BUGGY | RTR Helion goes 1/12 scale with a right-sized buggy for first-time drivers The Impakt 12B is the latest addition to the Helion RTR lineup, and the first to be offered in 1/12 scale — Helion’s other models are 1/10 and 1/18 scale. The Impakt splits the size […]
If you’re having trouble keeping sand and debris from getting beneath your car’s gear cover, install a gasket to seal it against the motor plate. Trace the outline of the motor plate onto craft foam, cut it out, and glue it to the motor plate using rubber cement.
WORDS AND PHOTOS BY THE RC CAR ACTION TEAM RC boating essentials with the Traxxas Spartan and Blast At speed, when a monohull boat makes a turn, it leans into the direction of the turn. Proper setup will maximized your boats speed and performance. As an RC car guy, you’re already well on your way […]
Fast, fun, and fiberglass — this Cat is a great way to go racing Built for racing, the Lucas Oil Cat is a high-performance boat that’s a blast on the water and a great way to get started in P-Spec offshore competition. Aquacraft’s Lucas Oil Catamaran is built for speed; no two ways about it. […]
Monster Trucks is an action-packed page turner that includes a comprehensive guide to all the available monster machines, a Clod Buster retrospective, high-powered custom builds, and a 7-way shootout with the latest 1/8 scale, dual-battery brushless monster trucks—you’ll just have to pick up the issue to see who wins! Plus lots more. Monster Trucks is […]