For 13 years now, one racing event has in one form or another evolved into the 1/8 nitro season opener, otherwise known as The Nitro Challenge.If you miss this event, you miss a lot. RC Car Action brings you on-site coverage from this years’ event
In store for us today are 3 rounds of buggy qualifying. A much larger crowd for the buggy classes makes up for 25 heats and a long day in the sun. The track is starting to show its wounds from the behemoth truggies punishing it all day yesterday. The whoops/rhythm section is evolving as bumpers [...]
This new Savage is packed with features like orange-anodized shock hardware, front and rear universal driveshafts, an aluminum motor plate with 4 motor mounting positions, and much, much more. Check it all out in the press release below: Immediately after the Savage XS was released, our most hardcore fans started asking when the kit version [...]
This new charger has two identical, yet independent, 400-watt power output ports that can charge up to 20 amps each, and works with many common batteries like 1-6S Lithium (LiPo, LiFe and Li-Ion), 1-15 cell NiCd/NiMH and 2-20V lead acid packs. Check out all the details in the press release below: The X2-400 Multicharger is [...]
The 2012 Dirt Nitro Challenge is underway and manufacturers are debuting new products at the event, including some new vehicles. Spotted in the pits was this new 1/8 nitro truggy from Team Durango. If you like this article, check out this additional article on Team Durango.
This is one of the most unique RC videos we’ve seen in a while. It’s a stop motion video of an Axial Wraith being built. The animations are great. You’ve got to check this out. See the video in the player below. Credit goes to agent00111 on YouTube.
Let the racing begin! It’s another beautiful morning in Goodyear, Arizona with the sweet scent of nitro exhaust in the air. Today holds 3 rounds of Truggy qualifying. The best 2 out of 3 will count towards the racers seeding for the mains on Saturday. Practice wrapped up late last night with a lot of [...]
Racing is very much a seasonal affair and during the winter months, and racers hang up their 1/8-scale nitro vehicles either to change the pace of their racing to meet the winter demands or simply take a break. As temperatures rise, cob webs are quickly dusted off vehicles, and credit cards begin their fitness routine [...]