A few weeks ago I wrote a blog about taking go-kart racing against some friends a bit too seriously while on a vacation (read “Competitive Much?”) to go watch my favorite baseball team play a few spring training games. For diehard baseball fans, the smaller parks and relative accessibility of even the sport’s most popular [...]
You must have been hiding under a rock if you haven’t yet heard about Tekno’s SC truck, the SCT410. We first told you about this truck when it was making it’s first appearances at the TOP GUN Shootout held at SDRC Raceway in SoCal; Tekno’s home track. RC Car Action’s Aaron Waldron recently Test Drove the [...]
This new truck is the result of building off of the original TXT-1 design and one of the coolest features is that you can add a second servo for 4 wheel steering. Here is the full press release from Tamiya: This is the Agrios 4x4x4 Monster truck. The truck body sits on the new Tamiya [...]
In this week’s episode of The Radio Control Show Hope McCall explains the difference between 2.4 GHz radios and AM/FM systems when it comes to going to your local racetrack, and our Video of the Week shows the fastest classes of on-road racing cars drifting and dicing in slow motion.
Axial Racing brings RC crawling competition to the most extreme full-size 4 x 4 challenge: King of the Hammers! by Matthew Soileau A truly unique event in the RC world, a G6 isn’t so much a “race” as it is a timed event that evolves into an adventure. Set in Means Dry Lake of Johnson [...]
Pro-Line Racing has been a sponsor of The Dirt Nitro Challenge, the world’s largest nitro off-road race, since the first one started in Hemet, CA over a decade ago. At this year’s race at the Fear Farm R/C Raceway in Phoenix, AZ, which was the biggest ever with over 800 entries, Pro-Line commissioned a professional [...]
At the recent Short Course Showdown tour stop at S & N’s Trackside I got a chance to sit down and talk to Mr. MIP himself, Eustace Moore Jr. MIP has been offering RC products for over 30 years now, and before Eustace formed the company in the late 1970′s he was an accomplished professional [...]
This budget minded buggy is RTR with Onyx electronics and is a great option for those looking to join the 1/8 electric buggy class. Here are all the details in the press release from Duratrax: An edge in racing is always a good thing, and this buggy delivers one factory-installed and ready for action: a [...]