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Team Durango DJoint Drive Shaft System

Looking to increase the efficiency of your DEX410 buggy? Here is some good news for you, Team Durango announced today their new DJoint Drive Shaft System. The DJoint system uses a double joint at the coupling of each shaft, thus resulting in each joint working at only half the articulation of a normal drive shaft set-up. What this means to [...]

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Pro-Line Bow-Tie 2.0 Off-Road 1:8 Buggy Tires Now in X Compo…

One of the latest releases from the Pro-Line crew is their Bow-Tie 2.0 8th scale buggy tires in X2 and X3 compounds. Pro-Line’s X compounds are made for long tire life, add that to the legendary traction of a Bow-Tie and you’ve got a winning combination. These are available right now, the part number for the X2 (medium) is #9045-002, and [...]

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Radient Reaktor 3500kv Sensorless 1/10th Scale Brushless Sys…

THE Radient Reaktor 3500kv Sensorless 1/10th Scale Brushless System ReviewIntro- There are a whole lot of noobs out there that have been driving their brushed powered RTR’s and have mastered the stock power system. When that happens, boredom sets in, and a new brushless system goes on the wish list. The crew over at Firelands Group has a new entry [...]

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HPI SCION tC w/ FIVE:AD Aero Kit Clear Body #106940

Does your touring car need a new body? HPI Racing has recently announced a new Scion tC with FIVE:AD areo kit clear body. The Scion is 200mm wide and should mount up easily on most touring cars. * Realistic die-cut premium vinyl decals include window frames, head lights, and tail lights * Front and rear 3D light buckets * Overspray film and vinyl [...]

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Cell Phone Controlled- SKYRC 6x80+ Bluetooth Version Battery…

Want to control your battery charger from your cell phone? Take a look at the new 6×80+ Bluetooth Edition battery charger from SKYRC. If you are looking for the very latest and greatest in battery charging technology, this might be it. Some of its features and specifications include- * APPS for Smart Phone (both iOS and Android)- This charger can be [...]

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Hobbico eFest 2013 Promo Video

The crew over at Hobbico have just released a promo video for eFest 2013. eFest is one of the largest indoor fly-ins in the world, and this year it is being held on February 9th and 10th in the epicenter of the rc universe, Champaign Illinois. Check out the video, and if you’ve never been to a huge indoor flying [...]

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Pro-Line Big Blox 8th Scale Buggy Tires Now in X Compound an…

Pro-Line has announced that their Big Blox 8th scale buggy tires are now available all glued up and pre-mounted for your driving pleasure. The mounted Big Blox save you time and hassle by coming ready to bolt right up to your buggy, giving you more driving time. The pre-mounts are available in their popular M3 (soft) or M4 (super soft) [...]

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THE Cub Report, 01.28.2013, Version- Chasing The Seattle Sev…

Welcome to another big week in rc, and thanks for tuning in to yet another CR. Last week was a busy week as many manufactures were intro’ing new product in advance of the Nuremberg show, with plenty more to be released when the doors open a couple days from now. We’ll be covering the Nuremberg Toy Fair for you guys, mark [...]

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Carisma M10DT Volkswagen Beetle Desert Edition Brushless RTR

Today we have news on the latest from Carisma, their M10DT Volkswagen Beetle Desert Edition. This is a 2wd, mid-motored, 10th scale brushless RTR that is all about scale looks with its licensed Volkswagen body and various accessories. Some of its other features and specifications include- * Water resistant servo, ESC, and receiver * Front and rear bumpers * Oil Shocks * High traction [...]

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Futaba 4PL Earns Basher Approved Status

It’s time to hand out another Basher Approved Award. This time up we have the Futaba 4PL! We have had a 4PL around the office for a while now, and it’s been great. It’s taken a beating in and out of pit boxes, been dropped on the floor a half a dozen times, sometimes on purpose, and it just [...]

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Pandora RC NISSAN FAIRLADY Z (Z34 ROADSTER) Clear Body

Looking for a hot new body to bolt on your touring car or rc drift machine? Take a look at this trick Nissan Fairlady Z (Z34 Roadster) body from Pandora RC. This 10th scale clear lexan body is set up to fit most touring cars and comes with light buckets, windshield, control panel, and window masks. These are available right [...]

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Sneak Peak- Serpent Spyder SRX-2 2wd 10th Scale Off-Road Bug…

Serpent is known for putting out high-end product and now they are jumping into the 2wd 10th scale buggy segment with their new Spyder SRX-2. Designed by the likes of former IFMAR 1/10 2wd buggy World Champion Billy Easton, the newest Serpent is sure to be extremely high quality from front to back. The teaser pics of the SRX-2 don’t [...]

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Splinter Cell Blacklist Collector’s Edition with RC Plane!

Wow! When we started seeing games ship with RC cars, I thought that was pretty wild, but anyone can ‘drive’ a rc car. Now Ubisoft has announced the Splinter Cell Blacklist Collector’s Edition is going to come with a 3-Channel Custom RC Plane! This one blows our mind because we know not ‘anyone’ can fly a plane. It’s a dual [...]

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New Pro-Line FlexFit Hats and Hoodies for 2013

Pro-Line has announced two new pieces of apparel for 2013, their new black hoodie sweatshirt, and a new gray flexfit hat. Whether you be at the track, or cruising the mall, rc apparel like these from Pro-line can show the world you are a hardcore rc’er. The black Pro-line hoodie pictured above zips up the front and is available in [...]

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Back To Chicago, But Not Rosemont, for iHobby 2013

The latest news from about the iHobby 2013 trade show is- they are holding this years event back in Chicago. Chicago is a familiar city to the iHobby show, but for 2013 it won’t be held at the customary Rosemont Convention Center, instead it will be held at the Schaumburg Convention Center. The dates have also been set, October 3rd [...]

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