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Thunder Tiger KAISER eMTA Monster Truck

Thunder Tiger KAISER e-MTA Monster Truck

The second big nasty monster truck to be announced by Thunder Tiger this week is the Kaiser e-MTA. Following the theme of scale realism, the Kaiser comes stock with an Engine Sound Module and highly detailed body, roll cage, light buckets, and driver’s helmet. Aluminum shocks and towers help soak up massive jumps, while waterproof electronics make it basher friendly. [...]

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HPI Baja 5B 2.0 D-Box 2

HPI Baja 5B 2.0 with D-Box 2 Electronic Stability …

Seen in the HPI Racing booth at the Nuremburg Toy Fair is a new version of the Baja 5B 2.0 featuring Electronic Stability Control. This version of the 5B comes with new livery, a TF-45 2.4GHz transmitter, and HPI’s D-Box 2. The D-Box 2 is equipped with an internal gyro that when set properly can make driving on even the [...]

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Tamiya Mercedes Unimog

Tamiya Mercedes Benz Unimog 425

At the Nuremburg Toy Fair, scale realism is all over the show. One of the booths loaded with scale realistic vehicles is from Tamiya. The moment you get close to their booth you can’t help but see the giant full size Mercedes Unimog 425 along with the new rc version. Want to talk about making an introduction? That is the [...]

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Tamiya 58603 Volkswagen Amarok Custom Lift

Tamiya Volkswagen Amarok Custom Lift

While you don’t see many Volkswagen Amaroks cruising down the street here in the states, they are pretty cool mid-sized trucks. The folks over at Tamiya have announced their version at the Nuremburg Toy Fair. The Tamiya Amarok Custom Lift is modeled after the version used to promote the 2014 Winter Olympics and comes on a WT-01N chassis. The Amarok [...]

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Carisma GT24B

Carisma 1/24th GT24B Buggy

As you can see in the picture above, our European correspondent Igor is having a great time at the Nuremburg Toy Fair. One of his latest discoveries is the new 1/24th scale GT24B from our friends at Carisma. The GT24B should be big news for small scale fans as it comes standard with 4wd and a LiPo battery. A 2.4GHz [...]

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Carisma Racing 4XS Buggy

Carisma Racing 4XS 1/10th 4wd Buggy

More big news from the Nuremburg Toy Fair comes via Carisma with the announcement of their new racing division. Carisma Racing was formed to show the world that Carisma products can compete at the top levels of racing around the world. The first vehicle to come out of Carisma Racing is the 4XS 1/10th 4wd Buggy. The 4XS comes with [...]

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Updated Losi 5IVE-T RTR

Updated Losi 5IVE-T RTR w/ AVC

Also being shown at Nuremburg is an updated version of the Losi 5IVE-T RTR. As you can see by the pictures, it comes with bright new livery and features a Spektrum DX2E V3 controller with AVC electronic stability control. This version of the 5IVE-T has a part number of #LOS05002C and we have not heard if it will be released [...]

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HPI Baja 5R Ford Mustang

HPI 1/5th Baja 5R 1970 Ford Mustang

Yes that’s right, HPI Racing has just announced their first on-road 1/5th scale. Being shown at the 2015 Nuremburg Toy Fair is HPI’s Baja 5R Ford Mustang. The Baja 5R uses a completely revised chassis but shares the transmission from the 5B. A 23cc gasoline engine provides the power and the car will initially be sold in RTR form. The [...]

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HPI Jumpshot MT

HPI 1/10th 2wd Jumpshot MT

One of the hottest new trucks being shown at the Nuremburg Toy Fair is the HPI Jumpshot MT. 1/10th scale in size, the Jumpshot is a 2wd monster truck designed for serious bashing. A 2.4GHz radio system comes standard, while a brushed power system provides affordable power. A large bottom mount battery tray has plenty of room for various styles [...]

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Updated Vaterra Twin Hammers

Updated Vaterra Twin Hammers RTR

As part of the Nuremburg Toy Fair, Vaterra has announced an updated Twin Hammers RTR. The new version is much like the previous unit with the exception of new livery, a new Spektrum DX4C controller, and the addition of AVC electronic stability control. While some people might think that AVC isn’t that big of a deal in a crawling vehicle, [...]

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Schumacher Cougar KF2

Schumacher Cougar KF2 2wd Buggy

For all you race buggy fanatics, Schumacher has announced the Cougar KF2. The KF2 sports many updates over the original to make it faster and more durable than ever. Some of the highlights of the KF2 include- * Adjustable motor position * Black alloy chassis * Updated aerodynamic body * QUAD pad vented slipper * Lightweight side gears * Alloy chassis stiffeners The KF2 comes two ways, [...]

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Apex Scion Racing tC Drift version

Team Associated Apex Scion Racing tC Drift version

Previously released with high grip tires, Team Associated has announced a Drift Version of their Apex Scion Racing tC. The new slick drift tires allow for long corner drifts and lots of tire burning action. A Reedy 3300kV brushless motor provides the power, while an XP 2.4GHz radio system with digital metal gear steering servo provides the control. The street [...]

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Troy Lee Designs Losi Ten-SCTE

Troy Lee Designs Losi TEN-SCTE RTR Trucks

The Losi TEN-SCTE has long been a favorite among both bashers and the race crowd. Now Losi has announced an extra-trick version sporting livery from Troy Lee Designs. If you’ve never heard of TLD before, they are known for doing the coolest helmet paint jobs on the planet and producing some of the finest motocross gear you can buy. The TLD [...]

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HDRC HoverJet Quadcopter

HDRC HoverJet Quadcopter

While walking by the RAM Electonics booth at E-Fest last weekend, we saw something really cool, the HoverJet Quadcopter from HDRC. The HoverJet was designed to make it easier to tell which way is “forward” than a typical quadcopter, along with having a scale realistic look. We saw the guys in the RAM booth flying the HoverJet, it looked very stable [...]

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Thunder Tiger Jackal RC Trophy Truck

Thunder Tiger 1/10 Jackal Trophy Truck

The new Jackal Trophy Truck from Thunder Tiger was designed for both performance and a scale realistic look. A four link suspension is used on the Solid Axle rear end to soak up bumps and jumps. An independent suspension is used up front while a 3900kV brushless motor provides the power. Also standard is a Cougar GP2 2.4GHz radio system [...]

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