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Traxxas Unlimited Desert Racer Unboxing

Unboxing The Traxxas Unlimited Desert Racer

Oh yes, time for our unboxing of the Traxxas Unlimited Desert Racer. The Unlimited Desert Racer has been generating all sorts of buzz with its scale realism and various cool features, this is what it looks like to pull one out of the box. When opening up the UDR, the first thing you’ll find is a TQi 2.4 radio transmitter. Next, [...]

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Horizon Hobby Buying Hobbico

Judge Approves Horizon’s Purchase Of Hobbico

On Monday, a bankruptcy court judge approved Horizon Hobby’s purchase of Hobbico. The two Champaign, Illinois hobby powerhouses are expected to become one this Friday, the date of the end of the sale. Horizon submitted an offer of just under 19 million dollars to acquire Hobbico’s ARRMA and Axial Racing brands, as well as their Tower Hobbies and Great Planes [...]

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Losi LST 3XL-E Monster Truck Review

Losi LST 3XL-E Monster Truck Review

The war at the top of bash mountain is beyond fierce. You’ve got large scale short course trucks, you’ve got massively over-powered 1/8 monster trucks, you’ve got low slung truggies that seem to be glued to the ground in the corners, etc. One of the trucks at the top for Losi is the LST 3XL-E from Horizon Hobby. The LST [...]

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Cross RC UC6

The Cross RC UC6 Is Coming To America

Available now for pre-order from Cross RC USA is the UC6 kit. The UC6 is a military style vehicle that sports 6 wheels to get up and over extremely rugged terrain. As you look over the pictures, you instantly see that the Cross RC design staff did an excellent job of putting loads of scale detailing everywhere on the truck. [...]

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WRC Racing F18 Formula 1 Kit

WRC Racing F18 Formula 1 Kit

At on-road tracks across the globe, Formula 1 racing has really taken off. With a nice blend of scale realism and performance, what is there not to like about racing F1? The latest F1 car to be announced is the F18 from Italian company WRC Racing. The WRC F18 is a high-end race machined loaded plenty of with carbon fiber [...]

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Traxxas Muscle Car Showdown

Traxxas Muscle Car Showdown 4K Video

Recently posted by Traxxas is a video titled Muscle Car Showdown. Instead of showing all action footage, the Muscle Car Showdown video shows you how easy it is to take a Traxxas 4-Tec 2.0, add an aftermarket body, then go bashing! The 4-Tec 2.0 is a great on-road platform to build on, and with so many cool bodies already being [...]

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Statue Cubby

THE Cub Report – Grow Fast, Or Die Slow…

Coming to you live from the greater Chicago metro area, welcome to THE Cub Report. We are insanely busy around this place, so lets see how fast I can bust this out. 🙂 First up, Mud, Rocks, and Tears! Finally, our first ever scale crawling event is upon us. #mrt2018 goes down this Saturday in Crystal City, Missouri, and we would [...]

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Team Associated RC10SC6.1 Team Kit

Team Associated RC10SC6.1 Team Kit

To go along with the new T6.1, Team Associated also announced the updated RC10SC6.1 Team Kit. The new SC6.1 gets the numerous updates that were initially released on the B6.1. This makes the latest 2wd SCT from AE their best ever. Here are the highlights- * Lay Back Stealth transmission for a lower center of gravity * Ball diff has easy access [...]

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Fox Edition 2017 Traxxas Ford Raptor Slash

2017 Traxxas Ford Raptor Slash Gets Fox Livery

New from Traxxas is Fox Livery for the 2017 Ford Raptor Slash. This is the 2wd version of the Slash featuring a 12 turn brushed motor and that extremely sharp looking Raptor body. Traxxas has been working with Fox for years and the Fox graphics sure look good on the Raptor. * Fully pre-assembled RTR with NiMH battery and charger * Officially [...]

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Team Associated RC10T6.1 Team Kit

Team Associated RC10T6.1 Team Kit

Announced over the weekend by Team Associated was the RC10T6.1 Kit. The T6.1 receives the “point 1” upgrades from the B6.1 buggy, making it easier to work on, as well as giving it some performance upgrades. Here are some of the T6.1’s bullet points- * Designed to win by sharing components with the RC10B6.1 * Layback Stealth transmission * Adjustable diff height * Easy [...]

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Everybody’s Scalin’ – ECX Barrage Gen2 Discussion

Greetings from a rain-soaked St. Louis, MO! Thanks to non-stop rain, I have done zero running over the last week. A good time for some bench racin’. Last week ECX announced their new 1/12 Barrage Gen2 RTR, and I have some thoughts, especially having driven a lot of smaller scale stuff recently. I headed up our review of the original Barrage, which [...]

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RC4WD ARB Diff Cover Traxxas TRX-4

RC4WD ARB Diff Cover For The TRX-4

Now shipping from RC4WD is a fully licensed ARB 4×4 Accessories Scale Diff Cover. These are designed to be a perfect fit on your Traxxas TRX-4 and are anodized in red for a sharp look. CNC machined from lightweight billet aluminum, the ARB scale diff covers are an easy upgrade that is a great touch of scale realism. Pricing for [...]

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Pro-Line Impulse Bead-Loc Wheel Video

Pro-Line Impulse 1.9″ Internal Bead-Loc Wheel Video

Pro-Line has just uploaded a cool new video for their Impulse 1.9″ Internal Bead-Loc Wheels. The Impulse wheels are affordable, yet scale realistic, and sport an easy to use internal bead-loc design. Paul from Pro-Line talks in the video about the performance advantages and features of the Impulse wheels, which come separately, or pre-mounted with Hyrax or Bogger tires. To get [...]

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C-Me Flying Camera Video

Hobbico C-Me Flying Selfie Camera Video

Recently uploaded by the folks over at Hobbico is a video for the C-Me flying camera. The C-Me is loaded with popular features, but more importantly, it is sized to fit in your pocket, making it easy to take just about anywhere. The video below shows how easy the C-Me is to use, even for first timers. Enjoy the video below, [...]

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RC4WD Tough Armor Truck Rack

RC4WD Tough Armor Truck Rack

Add a cool new look to your Mojave II 4 Door with RC4WD’s Tough Armor Truck Rack. The rack is nicely scaled and can be used to protect your Mojave’s body, or it allows you to bolt on all sorts of scale accessories. Here are more of its highlights- * Made from hand welded, heavy duty steel tubing * Powder coated in [...]

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