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Thunder Tiger Bushmaster 8E Video

Video – Thunder Tiger Bushmaster 8E Buggy

New from Thunder Tiger is a high flying video for their Bushmaster 8E off-road buggy. The RTR Bushmaster 8E comes brushless powered with a 2000kV motor and a 4S capable waterproof ESC. In the video above you’ll see the Bushmaster 8E rip up a track, throw some big rooster tails, and catch some serious air. To get more details on [...]

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Agama A215T Truggy

Agama A215T Nitro Truggy

Recently announced by NEMO Racing is the Agama A215T nitro truggy. The latest Agama nitro burner has numerous upgrades for enhanced handling and durability. * 17mm big bore shocks * 3mm 7075 aluminum chassis * Heavy duty 43/10 tooth ring & pinion gears * Redesigned body * 150cc fuel tank with splash shield * DBS differential system * New hinge pin braces * Stiffer a-arms * New steering rack You [...]

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Shepherd Velox V8 WC

Shepherd Velox V8 WC Kurzbuch Edition

What is a limited edition? In the case of the Shepherd Velox WC Kurzbuch Edition, it means 100 units total. The latest 1/8th on-road nitro burner from Shepherd will only have 100 units made, making it quite special indeed. The car also has some serious upgrades, some of which include- * Laser engraved Simon Kurzbuch signature * Each kit is serial numbered * [...]

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HB Racing E817 Buggy

Now Taking Pre-Orders – HB Racing E817

The good folks over at Hobbico wanted us to let you know that the HB Racing E817 Buggy is now available for pre-order. The E817 is a highly touted 1/8th scale electric buggy and they are expected to start shipping some time in February. You can get one on pre-order over on the Tower Hobbies website with street pricing of [...]

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Tekno EB48.4 Buggy

Tekno EB48.4 Electric Buggy Kit

Just announced by Tekno RC is the high-end EB48.4 race buggy. The highly revised EB48.4 continues Tekno’s tradition for durability and great handling. Here are some of its highlights- * New fighter jet inspired body * New CNC machined 7075 aluminum chassis * New CNC machined 7075 bleeder shock caps * CNC machined Delrin shock pistons & guides * New low frequency shock springs * Newly [...]

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Team Magic Buggy

Team Magic B8ER ARR Buggy

Announced by European distributor HRC Distribution is a ARR version of the Team Magic B8ER Buggy. As a ARR, the B8ER comes fully assembled but without electronics, thus saving you some cash if you have radio gear and a power system laying around. * Pre-painted body * Rubber sealed bearings * CVD style drive shafts * 3 gear diffs * Aluminumm chassis, motor mount, [...]

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MST CFX-W Crawler

MST 1/8 CFX-W Crawler

Coming soon from MST is the 1/8th scale CFX-W scale rock crawler. The burly CFX-W comes in at a wheelbase of 300mm and a width of 230mm, plenty of size to get over tough rock sections. The CFX-W is slated to start shipping in May and comes with MST’s portal style axles, helping to increase ground clearance for better performance. [...]

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HB Racing E817 Buggy

HB Racing E817 Electric Buggy

The folks at HB Racing have been teasing the E817 for months, now they have released complete details. The E817 is an electric 1/8th scale buggy kit that is derived from the D815 V2 nitro buggy. Some of its highlights include- * Optimized design for brushless power * Fully adjustable battery mounting system * Comes with Pro-Line Predator body and rear wing * Dual [...]

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ARRMA Fazon Review

Review – ARRMA Fazon BLX Monster Truck

First came the Nero, then the Big Rock, now ARRMA has unleashed the Fazon BLX on the world. The Fazon is an 1/8th scale, BLX powered, monster truck, that is aimed more at the pavement/high-speed bashing crowd. The Fazon comes with ARRMA’s cutting edge Smart Diff system, making it easy to lock up all the diffs depending upon how you [...]

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Team Magic E6 III BES RTR

Team Magic E6 III BES RTR Monster Truck

Worldwide the Team Magic E6 monster truck has been quite a success. Now the Team Magic distributor in Europe, HRC Distribution, has announced a new ubered-out “BES” RTR version. The newest version of the E6 not only comes as a fully pre-built RTR, but also comes with loads of aluminum upgrades. * BES version – “Bird Eating Spider” * 2200kV brushless motor * [...]

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hb racing buggy teaser

Teaser – HB Racing 1/8th Buggy

The folks over at HB Racing have been teasing a new E817 electric 8th scale buggy for months. Now they have released another teaser image, which may or may not be of the the new electric buggy. Whatever it turns out to be, it is good to see HB Racing teasing a new car under their new ownership. We will [...]

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Shepherd Velox V8 WC

Shepherd Velox V8 “WC” Kit

To celebrate the 2015 World Championship of Simon Kurzbuch, Shepherd has announced the Velox V8 “WC” edition kit. The latest Velox V8 is an 1/8th scale 4wd on-road beast that comes with a number of updates for durability and to improve outright speed. * 20% lighter 0.8 module gearbox * Updated rear anti-roll bar mount * Larger bearings in side belt tensioner * Aerodynamic [...]

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ARRMA Nero Big Rock BLX Review

ARRMA Nero Big Rock Review

Hot on the heals of the very popular Nero, ARRMA has released the Nero Big Rock Monster Truck. While the Big Rock is very much like the original truck, it sports a scale realistic look, something that is in big demand with today’s consumers. Of course we’ve been driving our test Big Rock like we stole it, so the big [...]

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Pro-Line Pre-Cut Trifecta Lite Wing

Pro-Line Pre-Cut Trifecta Lite Wing

To help keep your 1/8 buggy glued to the track, Pro-Line has announced the Pre-Cut Trifecta Lite Lexan Wing. The Trifecta Lite was designed to be strong, yet lightweight, and comes with an innovative bent wicker that doesn’t require the use of add on pieces. The use of bend lines allows the back of the wing to be exceptionally strong [...]

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Pro-Line ElectroShot Tires

Pro-Line ElectroShot 1/8 Buggy Tires

What do you get when you combine a Pro-Line Electron with a Holeshot? That’s right, you get an ElectroShot. The ElectroShot comes from the mind of World Champion Ty Tessmann and was designed to give outstanding traction while increasing tire life. The ElectroShot is a 1/8 buggy tire that will be available in four different compounds – X2, X3, M3, [...]

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