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Thunder Tiger Voyager III Sailboat

Thunder Tiger Voyager III Sailboat

With spring nearly here, Thunder Tiger has announced a new sailboat for your boating enjoyment. The Voyager III is a fairly large boat with an overall height of over 5 feet, and its large sails should catch plenty of wind. When not on the water, its scale looks are sure to attract a lot of attention in your rc room. * [...]

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Pro-Line Valentines Winners

We have our winners in the Pro-Line Valentines Giveaway!! We had a great response, and thank you to everyone that entered! It shows us you like these giveaways, and we need to keep doing them. Special thanks to Pro-Line for supporting the giveaway. Make sure to go visit their page for more great products! The Big winner is Jeff [...]

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Renault Kwid Concept Car with Quadcopter

Recently spotted this video of the new Renault Concept Car called the Kwid. The interesting thing about the video is that it uses a quadcopter to show off the smooth lines, and the interior of this futuristic concept vehicle. Not sure what we think of the look of the Renault, but the fact that it apparently will come with a [...]

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Kyosho Inferno Ferrari 458

Nitro & Electric Kyosho 1:8 Inferno Ferrari 458

For all you Ferrari fans out there Kyosho has announced a pair or new on-road cars. The new Inferno Ferrari 458 comes two ways, electric with Orion brushless power, or nitro powered by a .25 cubic inch Kyosho KE25 engine. Both come as Readysets, assembled with 2.4GHz radio systems and metal gear servos. The Electric Powered Version has a part [...]

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Hobbico PulseTec

Hobbico PulseTec Battery Chargers

Our friends from Hobbico showed a new line-up of battery chargers at the Toy Fair in Germany a couple of weeks ago. The new line is called PulseTec and there were three different models on display. The 2006D pictured above is a dual port charger capable of 100 watts of power per channel. PulseTec also has a touch screen model, the [...]

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Cubby with TP199 Truck at TORC

THE Cub Report, 01.10.2014, Version- What Goes Up, Must Come…

What is going on at Traxxas? I suppose if you are a consumer all you notice is that their RTRs are still on the shelves and your LHS still has a-arms in stock, but we (and other industry types) tend to notice other things. Like… I haven’t seen hide nor hair of Traxxas during any of the AMA Supercross broadcasts [...]

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HPI Gittin Mustang RTR-X Micro RS4

HPI Racing Vaughn Gittin Jr. '69 Ford Mustang RTR-X Micro RS…

On display in the HPI Racing booth at the Toy Fair in Germany was a new Micro RS4 version of the Vaughn Gittin JR ’69 Mustang RTR-X. The upcoming HPI Micro RS4 version looks much like its larger brothers and will come fully assembled and ready to drift. * Fully licensed replica * Includes two sets of mounted wheels/tires- drift and [...]

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Tamiya Renault Alpine M06

Tamiya Renault Alpine A110 ’71 M06 Monte Carlo

One of the latest kits from Tamiya is a ’71 Renault Alpine A110 Rally Car. This car was famous for taking up all three spots on the podium at the 1971 Monte Carlo Rally, now you can own a very detailed rc version. The Renault comes on Tamiya’s M0-6 platform which is rear wheel drive with the battery running front [...]

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swamp buggy

When Boats Meet the Air

Air Boats With the water here solid as a rock I thought it was time to go into air-boats. Air-boats normally have a Jon Boat style flat hull with a Fan drive mounted on the rear. With this drive they do not need much water to run on. Ponds and wet grass to light snow powder will get you a [...]

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Axial RECON G6 SCX10

Everybody's Scalin' For the Weekend - Video Episode #1 Featu…

This week I’m taking a break from the standard “written” column to debut a new YouTube video series. I’ll be doing an episode about once a month and will try to give it a “Wide World of Sports®” vibe that covers all different areas of scale rc (trails, monster trucks, drag racing, sand rails, hill climbing, etc). This first video [...]

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Carisma Porsche 959

Video – Carisma M48S Porsche 959

The Carisma M48S Porsche 959 won’t hit the states until March but it already has several staffers fighting over who gets to drive it first. To make it even worse, the folks over at Carisma have decided to wet our appetite even more by putting up a new video featuring the Porsche in action. The video shows the 959 tearing [...]

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Pro-Line Phantom Associated B5 Body

Teaser – Pro-Line Phantom Body for Associated B5

The crew over at Pro-Line have released a teaser shot of their upcoming Phantom body for the Team Associated B5. Cab-forward design is all the rage in racing circles for better handling, but unlike other designs, the Phantom maintains a nice look with its flat roofline and flowing panels. More information on the Phantom B5 is coming soon, until then [...]

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AquaCraft P-27 Gunslinger Crackerbox RTR

AquaCraft P-27 Gunslinger Crackerbox RTR

We were stoked to see the press release from Aquacraft announcing their new P-27 Gunslinger Crackerbox RTR, it reminds us that all this ice will melt and spring will be here before we know it. The Gunslinger is the first rc boat that sports a true RTR crackerbox hull. Its hull design helps make it faster and more responsive in the [...]

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Raging Rotors: What’s the German word for Liftoff?

With the Toy Fair in Nuremberg already in our rear view mirror, it’s important to decompress and think about everything brought to our attention and the new RC items coming in the next few months. Horizon Hobby alone announced over 24 products this past week! My head was spinning; not only from being overwhelmed, but from all the excitement I felt with [...]

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ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, 02.06.2014, Version- Your Honest Questions, My Ri…

“ESC Upgrade Hey Guys, Do you think i might face any technical issues in case i replace the ESC of my TT countryman BLC- 80C with the BLC-150C which is being used on the MT4 G3? i’m looking for more power but im afraid to face some problems with the differential system or gearing…etc… Thanks OD” Cubby- Yo congrats OD, I have selected yours as [...]

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