The success of the electric Inferno VE buggy was built on the design DNA of the multiple World Championship winning Inferno, now the VE has been taken to the next level with Inferno VE Race Spec. The burst of high-torque acceleration from the “Team Orion Vortex 8 Brushless System” can be felt immediately upon take [...]
Now you can quickly understand how to adjust your RC car, buggy, or truck settings for optimum tuning! Within a range of tuning options, which is better, a higher number or lower? Thicker or thinner? How will a longer or shorter adjustment change the handling? If you keep scratching your head trying to remember — [...]
The 1st Round of the 2011 JBRL Electric Series was held at Hotrod Hobbies, California. 280 drivers turned out for the event. Team Durango drivers Hupo Hönigl and Jörn Neumann attend to participate in 2WD, 4WD and Pro 4WD Short Course. Gerd Strenge was also their to support both drivers. It was a very long [...]
Race report provided by David Wall with Tekin. “I traveled up to REO Raceway in Indiana over the weekend for the Indiana Championships race. This would be the first outing for the Tekin Powered Losi 8E 2.0. With about 125 entries, I knew the buggy would have to be good, and from the first lap, [...]
RCX is right around the proverbial corner! If you haven’t already, mark your calendars for March 19 and 20. RCX will be held at the Pomona Fairplex in Pomona, California. This is the ultimate RC experience and allows you to meet and greet the RC companies you love and see the best the hobby has [...]
Attention, California racers! JBRL is the Jimmy Babcock Racing League and after a long winter for the entire country, racing is about to get underway this weekend. The first electric race is at Jimmy’s Hot Rod Hobbies in Saugus, CA. Jimmy also offers a nitro series.
RCX is the country’s largest and most dynamic consumer event for the RC and diecast hobbies. Those attending RCX in Pomona, CA this March 19 and 20 can visit the Lionel/NASCAR exhibit and register to win an incredible one-of-a-kind prize. Up for grabs is a signed Tony Stewart race car nose clip. This amazing collectible [...]
Trends and certain hot topics come and go in this hobby, but a few have withstood that old proverbial test of time. Monster trucks come to mind–always popular no matter what else pops up. Criticism of ROAR (Remotely Operated Auto Racers) is another stalwart of RC. Having been around since the late sixties, 1967 to be exact, [...]