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TRAXXAS XO-1 WITH TSM

1/7-SCALE ELECTRIC 4WD SUPERCAR | RTR PHOTOS BY CARL HYNDMAN It's not just for going 100mph If you're going to call yourself “the fastest name in radio control,” you'd better be able to back that up with some big digits. Traxxas has had little trouble doing that, first with nitro cars (long-time RCers will recall […]

Mar 29, 2016 Comments by
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HPI JUMPSHOT MT

1/10 SCALE 2WD MONSTER TRUCK | RTR PHOTOS CARL HYNDMAN HPI cracks the $200 price point with a monster-flavored fun machine HPI's lineup of kits and RTRs is huge, covering nitro, gas, and electric models, 1/32 scale cars to ⅕ scale beasts, replica on-road cars, and drifters—not to mention monster trucks, buggies, and truggies. Despite […]

Sep 16, 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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
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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
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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 […]

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