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TRAXXAS CRANIAC & SKULLY

PHOTOS BY CARL HYNDMAN & JEFF NEMECEK 1/10-SCALE 2WD MONSTER TRUCK | RTR Traxxas adds screaming-skull styling to high-riding monster mayhem As “the fastest name in radio control,' Traxxas is well known for producing vehicles that could be described as “scary fast,” but the latest rides out of McKinney, Texas could be considered just plain [...]

Aug 22, 2015 Comments by
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TRAXXAS CRANIAC & SKULLY

PHOTOS BY CARL HYNDMAN & JEFF NEMECEK 1/10-SCALE 2WD MONSTER TRUCK | RTR Traxxas adds screaming-skull styling to high-riding monster mayhem As “the fastest name in radio control,' Traxxas is well known for producing vehicles that could be described as “scary fast,” but the latest rides out of McKinney, Texas could be considered just plain [...]

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TRAXXAS CRANIAC & SKULLY

PHOTOS BY CARL HYNDMAN & JEFF NEMECEK 1/10-SCALE 2WD MONSTER TRUCK | RTR Traxxas adds screaming-skull styling to high-riding monster mayhem As “the fastest name in radio control,' Traxxas is well known for producing vehicles that could be described as “scary fast,” but the latest rides out of McKinney, Texas could be considered just plain [...]

Aug 20, 2015 Comments by
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BASHER BSR RALLY

PHOTOS BY RICHARD ESCOBEDO 1/8-SCALE 4WD RALLY CAR | RTR Basher's hot hatch is a budget brushless beast for multi-terrain mayhem HobbyKing's Basher brand has been steadily adding new models since debuting with the Nitro Circus monster truck, and now offers a 4×4 short course truck, the SaberTooth 1/8 truggy, and a 1/16-scale version of [...]

Feb 17, 2015 Comments by
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TEAM ASSOCIATED QUALIFIER SERIES PRORALLY

PHOTOS BY JOEL NAVARRO 1/10-SCALE 4WD RALLY CAR | RTR Hot-hatch rally styling combines with versatile on- and off-road performance in Associated's latest RTR fun-runner The ideal ready-to-run model is fast, tough, fun, and a good value. Usually we have to settle for three out of four, as vehicles that are fast and tough and [...]

Sep 30, 2014 Comments by
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BASHER NITRO CIRCUS 4X4

1/10-SCALE 4WD SHORT COURSE TRUCK | ARR PHOTOS BY RICHARD ESCOBEDO Brushless power, 4WD, and 1/10 scale at a price you'd expect to pay for a mini These are facts. The Basher Nitro Circus 4X4 short-course truck has a shaft-driven 4WD system, aluminum shocks, aluminum chassis, full ball bearings, steel gears, and a 3S-compatible brushless [...]

Aug 27, 2014 Comments by
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BASHER NITRO CIRCUS

1/8-SCALE ELECTRIC 4WD MONSTER TRUCK | RTR PHOTOS BY RICHARD ESCOBEDO Basher's super-sized monster pairs rock-solid performance with a rock-bottom price NITRO CIRCUS In the bigger-is-better world of RC monster trucks, few trucks roll as wide and tall as Basher's Nitro Circus car-crusher. The truck is a licensed lookalike of Travis Pastrana's full-size machine, which [...]

Apr 26, 2014 Comments
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SPEKTRUM DX4R PRO

TRIED · TESTED · TORTURED Feature-packed Pro Pistol The DX4R Pro is Spektrum's flagship surface transmitter and the first to use the new DSMR 2.4GHz signal protocol. Spektrum's first-ever complete radio system, the DX3R, went on to win both the “Best Transmitter” Readers' Choice Award and the editor-selected “Innovation of the Year” trophy when it [...]

Apr 26, 2014 Comments
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PROJECT TRAXXAS TELLURIDE

PHOTOS RICHARD ESCOBEDO There's no hotter segment in RC right now than scale-appropriate rock crawlers and trail rigs that combine the best of both form and function. With mainstream manufacturers rushing to provide the proper kits and gadgets to this exploding scene, builders of all abilities have access to more accessories than ever before that [...]

Feb 22, 2014 Comments
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NOVAK CRUSHER

PHOTOS BY RICHARD ESCOBEDO XTREME SPORT AND ROCK CRAWLING BRUSHLESS SYSTEMS Since the Crusher is Novak's do-all speed control, I tested it in Axial's do-all truck: the Wraith rock-racer. As one of the RC industry's most long-lived and well-known brands, Novak power systems have been staples of high-performance RC since the boom years of the [...]

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