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Tamiya Plasma Edge II TT-02B Buggy

Tamiya Plasma Edge II TT-02B Buggy

Just announced by Tamiya is an updated version of the classic Plasma Edge buggy. The Plasma Edge II Kit comes with a tweaked body design and new stickers. It retains the easy to build 4wd TT-02B chassis, CVA shocks, and buggy style bumpers. * Motor cooling ducts * Receiver case * TBLE-02S ESC and 540 brushed motor * Plastic bushings * Bathtub style frame * 4-wheel [...]

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Serpent Cobra SRX8 Buggy

Serpent Cobra SRX8 1/8 Nitro Buggy

While Serpent sure did some teasing with the new SRX8 1/8th Nitro Buggy, they have now released full details. Just in time for nitro buggy season, the SRX8, designed in part by Billy Easton, is ready to dominate at your local track. What is the scoop? * New larger gear diff cases that hold more oil * Diffs have built in pressure [...]

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Bill Jeric HRP Distributing

Bill Jeric Appointed VP At HRP Distributing

In the industry news today, Bill Jeric has just appointed VP At HRP Distributing. Bill has been in the hobby for a very long time and some of you may already know him from his work with Horizon Hobby, Losi, Tuning Haus, and Prime R/C. To get the full scoop, read the full press release that we have posted below. HRP [...]

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Tamiya RTR Mercedes-Benz CC01 Unimog 425

Tamiya Mercedes-Benz CC01 Unimog 425 RTR

Coming soon from Tamiya is the RTR version of the Mercedes-Benz Unimog 425. The Unimog is world famous for its off-road capabilities, soon the RTR version from Tamiya will make it easier than ever to hit the trails. Its 4wd CC01 Tamiya chassis makes it easy to drive, while a highly detailed polycarbonate body gives it a scale look. * Finespec [...]

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Build Log Vintage Series Kyosho Optima

Build Log – Vintage Series Kyosho Optima

Like many of you, we were awfully excited to crack the box open on the re-release of the Kyosho Optima 4wd Buggy Kit. Below you’ll find a bunch of pictures that we shot throughout the build. These show how the buggy comes along during the build, and if you get stuck while building yours, they might help you see how [...]

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P-L 2017 Ford Raptor

Video – Pro-Line 2017 Ford Raptor Monster Truck Body

Have you seen the new 2017 Ford Raptor Monster Truck Body from Pro-Line? If not, have a look at the video above. The latest Raptor from P-L fits a bunch of popular monster trucks and is loaded with the scale looks that are so sought after today. Priced at just $34, the P-L Raptor can give your MT a much [...]

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Cubby Optima

THE Cub Report – Version, 4×4=12

Well hello there rc world, with any luck you were able to get outside and enjoy some good weather over the weekend (and get in some trigger time too!). As the picture above shows, the BSRC Bash Crew certainly had a good time, bashing (read- abusing) a bunch of review products and hang’n with lots of good people. About that picture [...]

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March Bash-ness 2016 Final Four

Well now is when things start to really heat up. Again, thank you to all of the readers who voted getting the vehicles this far. Your final four are the Traxxas X-Maxx, Traxxas Slash 4×4, the Losi 5IVE-T, and the ARRMA Kraton! Voting for this round will end Tuesday at 10pm cst! Did your vehicle make it this far? Tell your [...]

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MIP Quick Fill System 1/5th Scale

MIP 1/5th Scale Quick Fill System

Tired of slow pit stops with your Losi 5IVE-T? If so, MIP has something for you. The crew at MIP have created a 1/5th Scale Quick Fill System to make your pit stops faster and safer. The Quick Filled can be used with just one hand and resembles the dry brake systems used in full scale cars. Pricing for the 1/5th [...]

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Maclan Carbon Fiber Car Stand

Maclan Racing Carbon Fiber Car Stands

Using a good car stand makes wrenching on your car easier, plain and simple. For all you hardcore wrenching types, Maclan Racing has announced a pair of new Carbon Fiber Car Stands. These are made from actual carbon fiber and have skid-proof pads on top. They look ultra-trick and their carbon fiber construction makes them both lightweight and strong. There [...]

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PROTOform Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Clear Body

PROTOform Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Clear Body

Hot and new from the good folks over at PROTOform is a Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Clear Body. This version of the Vette was designed to fit 360mm long wheelbase 1/8 scale on-road cars like the Kyosho Inferno GT2. Of course the PROTOform Corvette has loads of detailing to help your car look just like the full scale version and comes [...]

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Associated RC8.2e RTR LiPo Combo

Associated RC8.2e RTR LiPo Combo

Just announced from the crew at Team Associated is the RC8.2e RTR LiPo Combo. The RC8.2e RTR was already a solid buggy for the bashing crowd, now it gets even better with the inclusion of a Reedy 4S 4000mAh LiPo and Reedy battery charger. The LiPo combo is street priced at $599, it has a part number of #80908C, and they [...]

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Pro-Line SCT BFG Tire Video

Video – Pro-Line BFGoodrich Baja T/A KR2 SC Tires

New from Pro-Line are their BFGoodrich Baja KR2 tires for short course trucks. The video above shows them in action, while also showing off just how cool they could look mounted up on your SCT. The P-L BFGoodrich tires bring plenty of scale realism and increased traction to the plate, making them a great choice for a scale themed short [...]

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Drift Itch – 4 wheel steer and drifting

Hey gang, happy April! With warmer weather outdoor events loom here in the midwest and I could not be more stoked about it. We undoubtedly got away with another mild winter (Global Warming) but i’m really not complaining. Yes I’m a hearty midwesterner who laughs at Californians who wear winter coats when it’s 60 degrees, but that doesn’t mean I [...]

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Everybody’s Scalin’ – Don’t Be a Fool

Ya know, the same questions are always popping up on the scale crawling boards so I figure today is the perfect day to address many of the most popular ones and give some 100% concrete advice. – Shock Size. Bigger is ALWAYS better. The longer shocks you have, the higher your ride is, which means it’s easier to climb over obstacles [...]

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