More good-lookin’ stuff from FireBrand RC. The all-in-one-bag body kit includes all the accessories shown, so its easy to get a fully decked-out look complete with wipers, mirrors, wing and more. Full deets below. From FireBrand RC: The all-new BALLER 2.0 XDR (Xtreme Drift Race) body with scale accessory kit is top-quality from start to [...]
Micheal gets big points for originality with his Axial SCX10-based salvage truck. He only shared a few details — the outstanding photos do most of the talking for him. He chose an Axial 55T motor for tons of torque down low, with Castle’s SV3 speed control ensuring precise throttle management. Micheal looked to Hitec for [...]
The scale scene is really hot right now and many are taking their vehicles to another level by adding all sorts of scale accessories to them to bring them to life. There are a few companies out there who offer some scale accessories but in order to get exactly what you want some scratch building [...]
This month (Jan 21-24), drivers from around the globe will descend on OCRC Raceway in Huntington Beach, for the 2016 Reedy Off-Road Race of Champions. The layout isn’t installed yet, but a good bet is that it will be a typical American, Supercross-style track with firm clay and features most racers are familiar with. Ghost [...]
Old timers, put on your reading glasses–how many legends can you name in this time-capsule clip of the 1988 IFMAR 1/12 Scale Worlds? No brushless motors, LiPos, or 2.4GHz radios here–these guys were happy just to have electronic speed controls, 1200mAh NiCad batteries, and AMB lap counting!
From ECX: Ricochet, rebound and start a riot with the 4WD 1/18-Scale ECX® Roost™ Desert Buggy. This desert dominator comes prepared to stomp out competitors with an unbeatable RTR package and distinctive buggy design that stands out, even while it’s standing up to abuse. The Roost DB features a relentless combination of waterproof electronics and [...]
With high-bite tracks becoming the norm and in some cases, ultra high-bite like astroturf, it’s no surprising to see buggies like this Team Durango DEX210F front-motor buggy coming to the market. Developed by Team Durango engineers and professional driver Travis Amezcua, this buggy moves the motor further forward than typical mid or rear-motor designs, giving [...]
We love it when people take RC car parts and combine them with things that they weren’t designed for. This guy did a great job of combining a nitro powered engine with a pencil sharpener. Check out the video of how he made it go together. Hope that clutch holds up!