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Tamiya Dark Impact White Version DF03

Tamiya Dark Impact White Version DF03

Tired of every new product being murdered out? Looking for that clean all-white 80’s look in your next buggy? If so, Tamiya has you dialed with the new White Version of the Dark Impact buggy. With virtually every molded part coming white, they don’t get much cleaner looking than the new Dark Impact. Some of the other notable features of [...]

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JConcepts RC8.2 FT Illuzion Punisher body

JConcepts have released an updated version of their Punisher body to accommodate for the slightly longer chassis of the RC8.2 FT. It features the sexy distinctive forward cab design which not only provides extra downforce, but keeps your engine cooler too! Check out the JConcepts website for full details!

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HPI Trophy Buggy

HPI Racing 1/8 Trophy Buggy 3.5 and FLUX Editions Coming to …

Now this is something I think is cool! HPI Racing is releasing their 1/8th scale buggy in nitro and electric form, and finally bringing them to the US! The Trophy 3.5 (nitro) and Trophy FLUX will come ready to run. They both come with a 2.4GHz radio and aluminum chassis and shock towers. The FLUX version is 4S capable [...]

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XTM Racing 1/8 scale Sand Rail

Looks like RCCA got an exclusive first look at the new XTM Racing 1/8 scale Rail.  From the pictures they’re sharing on the interwebs the Rail looks a lot like a scaled down 5B (NTTAWWT).  It’s going to be available as a brushless electric and nitro version, is 4WD with three differentials, and comes RTR with a 2.4 GHz radio [...]

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Novak moves forward with their new Kinetic/Ballistic Brushle…

Novak has just released their new Kinetic Racing Brushed/Brushless ESC and it’s available as a system with one of their 10 Ballistic Brushless motors (from 3.T to 21.5T). This new ESC offers a ton of options, easily programmed using Novak’s NovaLink PC Interface, including Dynamic Motor Timing and digital current control. The Ballistic Brushless motors boast an [...]

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HPI Brama 18B Buggy

HPI Racing first made its name in the mini market with the Micro-RS4. It’s been some time since the shrink ray has been out, but HPI is at it again with the Brama 18B Buggy. Just like big Brother, the Brama 10B, the 18B is loaded with features. A shaft drive 4wd system provides power to front and [...]

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Hot Bodies Ve8 Electric Buggy!

Holy Moly, look at this buggy! The new Hot Bodies Ve8 looks sweet! Some of the big highlights, Molded composite chassis, big bore shocks, fit Novak, NEU, and Castle Motors, Optional Mechanical brake!! Talk about trying to revolutionize the 1:8 buggy market, these guys are pulling out all the stops! I really look forward to seeing if that [...]

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Tamiya Flashback

Tamiya and Vintage RC fans rejoice! The Buggy Champ is being re-released to celebrate it’s 30th year anniversary. The re-release is faithful to the original, with metal parts and the trick trailing wishbone front suspension. A few tweaks have been made to make it perform better, but overall it will be arriving just as it first did in [...]

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Cub Report – The Week That Seemed to Be 07.27.08

Good evening, good morning, hello, hello- welcome to yet another edition of the loathed Cub-Report. So you like to go fast eh? Well, everybody does, that’s why we are in this sport. Word went public this week about this years big high speed run event. Nic Case, current pwn’er of all things high speed, worked with Castle Creations and RC Driver [...]

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Pro-Line Hole Shot 8th scale buggy tires

Just a quick bit of information on some Pro-Line Racing Hole Shot tires. They now come in a few different compounds like soft XTR, M2, and M3! If you are a serious racer, you know you need these!

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Pro-Line Racing fills your Crowd Pleazer body needs!

It wouldn’t seem like a new month without a new Crowd Pleazer 2.0 body announcement from Pro-Line Racing. This latest edition fits the X-Ray XB808. They also have a new one that fits the Hyper 9! If you have a buggy that needs a body, make sure to pick one up.

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Pro-Line Vortex Body for the Kyosho Lazer ZX-5

I know our resident edgy reporter Cubby has been pushing the electric RC scene for a while now, and it looks like Pro-Line Racing is starting to help with his efforts to help bring electric back to the front. This new body is designed to keep those high voltage brushed or brushless RC Kyosho Lazer ZX-5 [...]

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