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VS Tanks

VS Tanks Leopard 2 A6 Winter & Tiger 1 Late Desert

Ready to battle? The VS Tanks crew has just announced a pair of new tanks for indoor (or outdoor) fun. Scale realism is super hot right now and the people at VS Tanks take it seriously. Their new Leopard 2 A6 Winter Tank and Tiger 1 Late Desert Tank look just like their 1:1 counterparts. They have multiple scale accessories [...]


MCD Racing W5 Max Factory Team SCT

MCD Racing 1/5 W5 Max Factory Team SCT

Go big with the new W5 Max Factory Team Short Course Truck from MCD Racing. The 1/5th scale W5 Max FT hosts a slew of changes over the previous W5 truck to make it faster and more durable than ever. * New extended wheelbase long chassis * New body * New alloy shock towers * New alloy lay-shaft carrier * New alloy shock bodies * New [...]


Rock Crawling Foam Inserts

Pro-Line Rock Crawling Foam Inserts Video

The good folks over at Pro-Line have released an informational video about their new Closed Cell Rock Crawling Foam Inserts. Their new inserts come in two different styles and in 1.9 and 2.2 sizes. Watch the short video above to find out the perfomance advantages to using Pro-Line closed cell inserts in your rock crawler and you can hit up [...]



Pro-Line Racing Wipeout Video Contest – $1000 Cash Prize!

Listen up people, it’s that time of the year again! Announcing the Pro-Line Racing “Wipeout Video Contest” with a $1000 cash prize! You read that correctly, this is the insane contest that has everyone hitting the record button! Did you shoot some great video footage over the summer? Maybe you have plans for an awesome video you are about to [...]


Free Scale Realism

Bashers Basics Quick Tip — Free Scale Realism

We all want our trucks too look as close to the real thing as possible, but it usually takes a significant pile of dough before people will be doing double takes on your face book pictures. Bashers Basics is to the rescue however, with a tip on the cheap!The easiest way to add scale realism to your rig is paint the [...]



New Updates For ARRMA 1/10 BLX Line-up

The folks over at ARRMA have recently updated their 1/10 BLX Line-up. Now the BLX series vehicles will get a Tactic TTX300 Radio, a ARRMA BLX85 ESC, and 4-pole BLX3656 3800Kv brushless motors. The Granite BLX and Raider BLX will be street priced at $249 while the Fury BLX is $259. You can get full details at This Link over [...]


Pro-Line Ambush gag reel video

Pro-Line Ambush Gag Reel/Bloopers Video

Shipping right now to a hobby shop near you is the tiny but mighty Pro-Line Ambush. To show you guys that driving the Ambush is all about having fun, Pro-Line put together a really cool Gag Reel & Blooper Video. The Ambush Gag Reel is the best video we’ve seen all week, so be sure and check it out. If [...]



Everybody’s Scalin’ – Brings a Tear to My Eye

The above picture, shot last week at my LHS, may not mean much to some people, but it was definitely a cool sight for me. The two biggest names in monster trucks, each represented by two of the biggest names in r/c, sitting right there in the display case as two of the hottest items on the market. Brings a tear [...]


PROTOform Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Clear Body

PROTOform Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Clear Body

New for all you 1/8 GT class racers is the Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Clear Body from PROTOform. The Corvette fits popular 325mm 1/8 GT on-road cars like the Seiki MGT7 and Serpent Cobra GT. With a great scale look, the Corvette was designed to look good while helping your car nail down fast lap times. Pricing for the body is $50 [...]


T-Bone Racing Roof Light Bar

T-Bone Racing 4 LED Roof Light Bar

New from T-Bone Racing is a 4 LED Roof Light Bar. The light bar is perfect for 1/10th scale crawlers and has 4 bright LEDs which can be operated in 5 different modes (1 steady, 4 flashing). Constructed from aluminum, the bar is 105 x 20 x 30mm in size and can be used on 4.8 to 6 volts DC. [...]


Dromida Unboxing

Unboxing The New Dromida 18th Scale Off-Roaders

Designed to be fun yet affordable, Dromida has 3 revised 1/18th scale off-roaders headed to a hobby shop near you. The Monster Truck gets a new scale inspired body and tires, while the Short Course Truck and Buggy also get a new look. Before we started out review of the 3 minis, we took pictures of the first time we took [...]



BigSquidRC Dirt Jumping Championships – Oct 16th

Mark your calender’s now for Sunday, October 16th. That is when BigSquidRC and the St Louis RC Freaks Club will put on the 2016 Dirt Jumping Championships presented by Castle Creations. This is an rc car long jump competition that takes place entirely on dirt. Competitors will have a 200 foot dirt run-up to a 6 foot tall dirt ramp, [...]


Protek Black Label Brushless Servos

ProTek Black Label Brushless Servos

New from the folks over at ProTek are three Black Label Brushless Servos. Using brushless motor technology in servos is all the rage as it helps improve efficiency, it also results in faster and longer lasting servos. The Black Label servos come with an aluminum heatsink for heat reduction and have detachable wire leads for easy installation and replacement. PTK-170SBL [...]


DJI Mavic

DJI Mavic Personal Flying Camera Drone

The latest big news from DJI is the Mavic Personal Flying Camera Drone. The Mavic folds into a very small form factor, making it easy to take anywhere. The same can also be said of its controller, which folds open so you can place your smartphone into it. Of course with it being a DJI product, the Mavic is absolutely [...]


ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby- Your Questions, Me Mashing More Keys

“Long overdue shootout! Stampede 4×4 VXL vs Losi Ten MT Vaterra Halix ECX Ruckus 4×4 HPI Bullet Flux HPI Jumpshot MT Flux Helion Invictus Redcat Racing Volcano EPX Pro Team Magic E5 Monster Truck FS Racing Victory Brushless JLB Racing Cheetah Either out-the-box, lightly modded, or fully upgraded and in terms of value and all-out performance. Who comes out on top from this list of 1/10 scale brushless 4×4 monster trucks? [...]