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SWORKz APOLLO 1/8 Sport Brushless RTR Buggy

SWORKz APOLLO 1/8 Brushless RTR Buggy

New from SWORKz is the Apollo 1/8 Brushless RTR Buggy. The Apollo is based off the SWORKz S35-2E and comes fully pre-built and loaded with electronics. Here are its highlights- * 7075 aluminum shock towers and chassis * Big bore Pro 2.0 shocks with 4mm shafts * Oil filled gear diffs * Pivot ball steering * Falcon II body * Sealed a-arms * CVD style driveshafts * CNC [...]

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2018 ARRMA Typhon Review

ARRMA 2018 Typhon BLX Buggy Review

ARRMA has done a great job over the years of keeping their product line updated. Recently, ARRMA started rolling out their 2018 model line-up. Their 8th scale line-up received a bunch of updates including a new battery box, various stronger plastic parts, and new rear wings. The 2018 Typhon received all the latest updates to improve on an already potent [...]

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Thunder Tiger Bushmaster 8E Video

Video - Extreme Off-Road Testing The Thunder Tiger Bushmaste…

Just posted by Thunder Tiger is a new promotional video for their Bushmaster 8E buggy. While there isn’t any actual “extreme” driving in the video, it does show off some of the speed of the Bushmaster, plus it has some good on-board shots that bring you right into the action. To get more details about the Bushmaster 8E you can hit [...]

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CEN Racing REEPER American Force Edition

CEN Racing REEPER American Force Edition

Announced at SEMA by CEN Racing is the REEPER American Force Edition monster truck. The biggest news on the new REEPER is its American Force SS8 wheels and Fury Country Hunter M/T tires. These help give the REEPER a genuine lifted truck look. Here are some of its other highlights- * 150 amp Hobbywing ESC * 1450kV brushless motor * 25mm big bore [...]

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Losi EIGHT-E RTR Review

LOSI 8IGHT-E Buggy Review from Horizon Hobby

Oh yes, 1/8th scale brushless buggies are gnarly beasts. No matter where we go to bash, there are always nuclear fast 8th scalers running around. One of the leaders in 8th scale is Losi. Their full scoot race rigs are well known for winning national titles and for being some of the best handling machines that money can buy. Over [...]

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2018 ARRMA Typhon Unboxing

Unboxing the 2018 ARRMA Typhon 6S BLX Buggy

Over the last several years, ARRMA has developed a great reputation in the rc business. Since their very beginning they have put out some pretty epic bash vehicles, now they are doing a great job of keeping their product line-up fresh by updating older platforms and introducing more new ones. The latest ARRMA buggy to hit the market is the 2018 [...]

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2018 ARRMA Kraton 6S BLX

2018 ARRMA Kraton 6S BLX Monster Truck

We know a lot of you guys have been waiting to see what changes ARRMA has in store for the 2018 edition of the Kraton 6S BLX monster truck. Lucky for you, ARRMA has released full details today. Like several of their other 1/8th scalers, the Kraton receives a new battery tray, all new shocks with 4mm shafts, as [...]

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2018 ARRMA Typhon BLX Buggy

2018 ARRMA Typhon BLX 6S Buggy

Guess what ARRMA fans, today the ARRMA crew has announced the updated 2018 Typhon BLX 6S Buggy. Just like before, the Typhon comes in ready-to-run form with a powerful 6S capable BLX power system. New for 2018 is a rear wing designed for more downforce, a new battery tray, as well more! Here are more details- * All new shocks with [...]

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Traxxas Ford Mustang NHRA Funny Car Race Replica

Traxxas Ford Mustang NHRA Funny Car Race Replica

Here is one hot looking funny car, the new Traxxas Ford Mustang Race Replica. The body on the drag car has been fully licensed by Ford, and better still, it was designed off the full sized CAD drawings, thus allowing for optimal scale realism. TSM, also known as Traxxas Stability Management, comes standard on the Mustang funny car. The TSM [...]

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Dynamite Universal 1/8th Scale Starter Box

Dynamite Universal 1/8th Scale Starter Box

Make it easy to start your 1/8th buggy or truggy with Dynamite’s new Universal Starter Box. A starter box uses a wheel to turn over your nitro engine, which needless to say, is much easier than using a pull starter. Here are some of its highlights- * Adjustable to fit most 1/8th buggies and truggies * Powerful 775 sized electric motor for [...]

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2018 ARRMA Talion BLX Review

2018 ARRMA Talion BLX Truggy Review

Always looking to improve, ARRMA made a bunch of updates to the 2018 edition of the Talion BLX Truggy. The ’18 gets a lower new body, a lower wing mount, lower towers, new wheels/tires, as well as some beefed up plastic parts. The previous edition of the Talion was well known for being an epic bash machine, is the 2018 [...]

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Unboxing 2018 ARRMA Talion BLX Truggy

It’s Gnarly! Unboxing The 2018 ARRMA Talion

Here it is folks, the 2018 ARRMA Talion BLX Truggy. The ’18 version of the Talion is lean, mean, and was designed to be a gnarly machine of bash destruction. After opening the box, here are a few notes we jotted down. Wow, now that is a low body. The body is so low that the tires nearly sit higher than it [...]

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SWORKz S35-T Pro Nitro Truggy

Teaser – SWORKz S35-T Pro Nitro Truggy

Just announce by SWORKz is the S35-T Pro Nitro Truggy. The S35-T Pro is based off of SWORKz latest nitro buggy and comes in kit form. Here are some highlights of this nitro powered track machine- * Pro shock towers made from 7075 aluminum * Longer BBS shock system w/ emulsion style caps * Lightened 7075 chassis * Front & rear universals * Heavy duty [...]

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2018 ARRMA Talion

2018 ARRMA Talion 6S BLX RTR Truggy

New from ARRMA is the 2018 version of the Talion BLX 6S Truggy. The big news with the ’18 Talion is that it has been optimized for even more speed. ARRMA is now claiming 70+ mph, which would be absolutely insane for a RTR truggy out of the box. The Talion received numerous updates, here are some of its highlights- * [...]

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Losi LST 3XL-E

Losi LST 3XL-E Monster Truck

Losi didn’t just go big with their latest rig, they went huge with the LST 3XL-E monster truck. Coming in at 23 inches in length, the LST 3XL-E is ready to bash hard with a powerful 6S brushless system, giant tires, and plentiful suspension. Here are some of its highlights- * Speeds of 50+ mph * AVC electronic stability control * Spektrum DX2E [...]

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