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Tamiya Expert Built Konghead 6x6

Tamiya Expert Built Konghead 6×6

Just announced by Tamiya is an Expert Built version of their world famous Konghead 6×6. The Expert Built version comes completely ready to bash being pre-built and loaded with electronics. The XB Konghead also comes with a battery and charger, leaving nothing else left to buy before bashing. * Pre-painted polycarbonate body * Durable G6-01 chassis is easy to build and drive * [...]

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Review - RC4WD 1/18 Gelande II RTR Crawler Black Rock Editio…

The crew at RC4WD have been on a tear the last couple of years, releasing a variety of rigs to please scale off-roading enthusiasts. They recently announced a new series of four 1/18 Gelande II RTR Crawlers, and we’ve been giving the business to one of them in particular -the Black Rock Edition. What’s our verdict? Read on to find [...]

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RC4WD 1/18 Gelande II Video

Action Video – RC4WD 1/18TH GELANDE 2 V2

Recently uploaded by RC4WD is a promotional video for their new 1/18 Gelande 2 scale crawlers. The video shows off all four different trucks going over hilly off-road terrain. All four look amazingly real in the video, especially for 1/18th scaled ready to runs. The video is brief and well worth a watch. Afterwards, you can Hit This Link to [...]

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RC4WD 1/18 Gelande II RTR

4 New 1/18 Gelande II RTR Crawlers From RC4WD

That’s right folks, RC4WD has just announced Four New 1/18th Scaled Gelande II rock crawlers. All four have a distinct look and were designed for serious scale realism. Here are some of their highlights- * True to scale looks, custom designed * V2 R5 mini transmission * Aluminum ladder chassis * Cast Yota II axles * 4 link suspension * 1.0″ wheels and tires * Metal gear [...]

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LaTrax Desert Prerunner

New Livery For The LaTrax Desert Prerunner

Just announced by LaTrax is new livery for their 1/18 Desert Prerunner. The new Prerunner gets a bright Color Burst paint scheme to go along with its other features. Here are some highlights- * Full time 4wd drivetrain * All weather electronics * Comes with 7.2v NiMH battery pack & wall charger * Independent suspension with oil filled shocks * Metal gear diffs * Durable [...]

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RC4WD R5 18th Mini Transmission V2

RC4WD Version 2 R5 1/18th Mini Transmission

Shipping right now from RC4WD is a Version 2 of their 1/18th Scale R5 Mini Transmission. The newest version of the R5 sports an injection molded case and comes with a FF-030 brushed motor. Here are some of its other highlights- * Slipper clutch * Delrin spur gear * Gear Ratio – 5.5:1 * Width- 1.32″ * Length- 1.38″ * Height- 1.07″ * Weight- 0.88oz Street pricing for [...]

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Dromida FPV Monster Truck Review

Dromida Monster Truck With FPV Review

This just might be the most important review we’ve ever written. You see, FPV is the future, that is a fact. The thing is, 99% of hobbyists have never driven a car via FPV, therefore it is our job to try and relate how that works/feels to you. FPV, first person view, has absolutely blown up in the air community. However, [...]

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Dromida FPV Vehicles Video

Video – Dromida FPV Vehicles

Some industry experts talk about how FPV is going to take over surface in the next 5 years. Well, we don’t know about that, but we do know that we love driving cars via FPV. Two of the very first FPV cars to hit the market come from Dromida. In the video below, the Dromida crew takes their FPV Monster [...]

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Revolution Seismic 4wd 1/18 SCT MT

New 1/18th Trucks From Revolution And Horizon Hobby

Just in time for the holiday season is a pair of new trucks from Revolution. Revolution is an affordable line-up of surface and air products from Horizon Hobby that are only sold in local hobby shops. Both trucks are 1/18th scale in size and come with full time all wheel drive. Street pricing for each truck comes in at just [...]

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Tamiya King Yellow 6x6

Tamiya King Yellow 6×6

Coming soon from Tamiya is the King Yellow 6×6. The King Yellow is styled after a school bus, but with big monster truck tires and 6 wheel drive, it sports some serious off-road attitude. A G6-01 chassis is used on this beast and it comes in kit form. We have not received release date information or pricing, but it has a [...]

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LaTrax Desert Prerunner

LaTrax 1/18 Desert Prerunner

Have you been looking for an affordable 4wd bash truck? If so, have a look at the new Desert Prerunner from LaTrax. The Desert Prerunner is a 1/18th scale, 4wd, ready to run, that is designed to put a big smile on your face without killing your wallet. Here are some of its key features and specifications- * All weather electronics * [...]

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RC4WD 1/18th Gelande II D90 RTR Review

RC4WD 1/18th Gelande II D90 RTR Review

Introduced just over a year ago, the RC4WD 1/18th Gelande II D90 RTR has proven to be a favorite among people who drive mini scale crawlers. The smallest G2 is not only loaded with the scale detailing that today’s off-roaders demand, but also comes in an affordable, easy to drive, RTR platform that makes it easy for new hobbyists to [...]

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Dromida Brushless Monster Truck Review

Dromida Brushless Monster Truck Review

While brushed ready to runs have good speed, if you want to really up the adrenaline factor it is all about brushless power. Hence the reason that Dromida has released the Brushless version of their popular 1/18th scale Monster Truck. The Dromida comes with a beefy 5300kV brushless system, realistic chevron monster truck tires, and it was designed to be [...]

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Dromida FPV Packs

Full Details – Dromida Rally & Monster Truck FPV Packs

After a Sneak Peak at the NRHSA Show, Dromida has now released full details on their upcoming FPV Packs. Both vehicles are BIG news as they will become the first ready to run first person view vehicles to be released from a mainstream hobby grade company. The Dromida FPV packs come in two forms, a Monster Truck (#DIDC0080) and a Rally [...]

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HRP Rage RC R10ST R18MT

Two New Trucks From HRP Distributing

Turning heads at the NRHSA Show in Vegas this week is a pair of new trucks from HRP Distributing. First up is the Rage RC R10ST. The R10ST is a 1/10th scaled stadium truck that comes as an RTR. Its biggest news is that it comes stock in a mid-motor configuration for better handling and to protect the motor when driving. [...]

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