It’s been much longer between build sessions than I hoped for, but I’m finally back in the shop and twirling the ol’ number-two Phillips screwdriver on the way to turning a bunch of parts into a TXT-2 Agrios. After completing the transmission in the first build session, it’s time for bumper assembly, which is dispatched [...]
The most exciting part of the annual RCX Awards Show banquet is the announcement of the Editors’ Choice Award winners, which are chosen by the RC Car Action staff as the most significant releases of the year. This week’s episode features interviews with the winners of some very hardcore hardware.
Check out Alec Munro’s Tamiya Tamtech 1/12 kit of the Martini Racing Porsche 935. Alec has upgraded the motor for this vehicle with a Turnigy Trackstar 6100 kv brushless system. He has also upgraded the suspension and added LED lights to finish off this killer vintage racer. Great job Alec!
The good guys at VRCP put together this video for a recent bash session they had. Pretty sweet video, along with some nice music to get you in the mood for some Summer bashing. Check out the VRCP YouTube Channel for more great videos like the one below. Enjoy! And, remember Summer is only 8 [...]
Check out the video of the week created by YouTube user, DarkDragonWing. “1/7 scale Traxxas XO-1 with 6s lipo batteries (2 of 3s 5000mah Traxxas lipo battery) It is unlock to be 100mph but we never test the speed. Yet, it is really fast! We hardly ever use full speed on it. Way too fast [...]
After all the sugar and dust had settled, Ty Tessman took home the win in both the 2WD and 4WD modified classes. Ty was also the overall TQ in the 4WD class and only reigning IFMAR World champ Ryan Cavalieri was able to slow him down in qualifying to take the TQ in the 2WD [...]
New Products: HobbyKing TrackStar Work Mat, Hy-Traction Juice Tire Compound, And JConcepts Kyosho RB6 Carbon Fiber Option Parts [June 11]
Keeping your work area clean and organized makes any RC project much easier in the long run. HobbyKing’s new soft rubber pit mats will not only catch any dirt and debris that falls from your car but also keep you from loosing a screw that drops loose thanks to its ribbed compartments. Hy-Traction Juice is [...]
Hitec has released two new lines of servos that are powered by Neu Castle’s ultra-efficent brushless motors which is a 1st for Hitec. The HSB-94XX product line is aimed at pro-level hobbyists while the HSB-93XX line is geared towards serious competitors who demand the best. Both servo lineups feature a 25 tooth standard spline, and [...]