For once, you just might literally “ROTFL” at something on the internet. To generate hype for the movie Devil’s Due, an elaborated animatronic “devil baby” complete with self-propelled carriage was piloted around the streets of NYC via radio control to scare the bejeebers out of all who decided to look in on the little terror-tot. It [...]
High-performance always gets the spotlight in RC, but it’s very often convenience that we most appreciate in our RC gear. Case in point, Peak’s new Vantage 2 motors. While they’ll undoubtedly do a great job of turning volts into RPMs, what we really like are the dual sensor ports that allow you to orient the [...]
Tamiya’s long-popular CC-01 chassis will soon be available dressed as a Toyota FJ Cruiser, joining the Land Cruiser 40 already in the lineup to represent both ends of the Landcruiser lineage. The bodywork is spot-on (as usual), with lots of injection-molded detailing for a completely authentic look. The CC-01 chassis is scale-like as well, featuring [...]
Fresh from Harrisburg PA (and our March issue), it’s Noor Daniel’s Tamiya Holiday Buggy. Have you send us pics of your best builds? What are you waiting for? To submit your shots, email high-resolution JPEGs to ReadersRides@AirAge.com. Now start snappin’.
Is any name as synonymous with can’t-break-it strength as RPM? The latest fantastic plastic out of Chino, CA is seen here, with a new wide front bumper and front suspension arms for the Associated B44 4WD buggy. These are sure to strengthen the B-machine, and as with all RPM suspension parts, the factory geometry is [...]
The TLR crew has honed the potent 8IGHT-T truggy to an even sharper edge, with new details that include new suspension geometry, 16mm shocks with tapered springs, and a gang of lightweight parts that are normally optional but are standard spec for the new 3.0 model. For more pics and the all the details on [...]
We got a sneak peak at Pro-Line’s newest tire before anyone else. The famous Blockade tread is finally coming to a buggy near you! Designed with a block type pattern that provides massive forward bite for loose, dusty and hard-parked conditions, the tire will likely find its way onto 2WD and 4WD buggies on outdoor [...]
Over the past few days, rumors have been swirling about the possibility of a re-release of Team Associated’s RC10 Worlds Car. First spotted online as a line item in the new B5 and B5M manuals (similar to how the new B-cars themselves were leaked in the TC6.2 manual) the internet quickly exploded with news about [...]