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Vaterra Glamis Uno Buggy Review

Review – Vaterra Glamis Uno 1/8th RTR Buggy

THE Vaterra Glamis Uno 1/8th RTR Buggy ReviewWhen the Vaterra line-up was first announced the Twin Hammers got all the headlines, and while it’s a nice all around machine, one thing it does not do is get the pulse racing with pure speed. The Vaterra Glamis Uno was modeled after the insane buggies run every weekend at the Glamis sand [...]

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Serpent 1/8 Cobra Buggy Ready-to-race with Novarossi power

Serpent 1/8 Cobra Buggy RTR with Novarossi power

Some hobbyists just aren’t into spending hours building a new car, they want to crack open a box and pull trigger ASAP (read- people like Brian). Serpent announced their new Cobra 8th scale RTR buggy today that comes stock with a Novarossi engine. Combine the top notch Serpent RTR chassis (designed by Billy Easton) with Novarossi power and this buggy is [...]

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JQ Products THEeCar

JQ Products THEeCar Kit

The crew at JQ Products have officially released THEeCar to the public. THEeCar is their new 4wd 8th scale electric buggy that should be an animal on the track or at your local bash spot. Some of the specifications include- * Wheelbase- 324-328mm * Width- 307mm * Weight- 3500 grams * Internal gear ratio- 3.3:1 For more information on everything JQ click THIS LINK for their [...]

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Tekno RC NB48 1/8 Nitro Buggy Kit

Tekno RC NB48 1/8 Nitro Buggy Kit

Tekno RC made their name doing brushless conversion kits, the announcement of their first nitro buggy can come as a bit of a shock. Dubbed the NB48, the new Tekno 8th scale nitro buggy is sure to be high quality and made to take a beating. Some of the highlights of the new Tekno NB48 include- * Adjustable engine position to change [...]

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OFNA X3 Sabre Pro Kit Buggy

OFNA X3 Sabre Pro Kit

Eighth scale buggies are still popular among the bash crowd because they drive so well and take a good beating. There is also a large population of hobbyists that enjoy building their own cars. Ofna’s latest 8th scale buggy is the nitro powered X3 Sabre Pro. The X3 Sabre Pro comes as an un-assembled kit letting you put the buggy [...]

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JQ THEeCar Electric Buggy

JQ Products THE eCar 8th Scale Electric Buggy Kit

The new electric 8th scale buggy from JQ Products is about to hit the market. Named THE eCar it is based off their Yellow Edition nitro buggy and has a street price of around $470. For you guys that like to put your cars together you’ll be happy to learn THE eCar comes as a kit and you can get [...]

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Duratrax 1/8 835E Buggy 2.4GHz RTR

Duratrax 835E RTR 1/8 Electric Buggy

The newest addition to the ever growing Duratrax line-up is the 835E Electric RTR Buggy. The 835E is based off its nitro powered brother and features waterproofing to make it truly bash ready. 8th scale buggies are known for being great bash machines. For big brushless power the 835E comes with a 2200kV motor and 120 amp Onyx speed controller. A [...]

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Serpent Cobra Buggy Be-RTR

Serpent Cobra 8th Scale Buggy Be RTR

Looking for a high quality 8th scale brushless buggy that is RTR? Serpent has just announced their new Cobra Be RTR Buggy, a RTR 8th scale machine that is packed with performance. Some of the highlights of the Cobra Be RTR are – waterproof speed controller, 2.4 GHz radio gear, metal gear servo, big bore shocks, aluminum shock towers, 7075 aluminum [...]

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Kyosho Inferno MP9e TKI

Kyosho Inferno MP9e TKI 8th Scale Electric Buggy

8th scale electric buggies are still mega-hot and make incredible bash machines. On the high-end side of things Kyosho has just announced their new Inferno MP9e TKI buggy. The Kyosho MP9e TKI utilizes many of the advancements from the TKI3 nitro buggy including- * Medium length shocks with threaded bodies and light blue Kyosho springs * Shorter rear tower * HD Driveshafts * Stronger [...]

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JQ Racing Yellow Pre Season Value Kit

JQ Products 2013 Pre-Season Value Kit

The crew over at JQ Products have just announced more value in their THECar Yellow Edtion kit. The JQ crew is now adding $100 worth of option parts for free right in with the kit. The hop-up parts include- * New Ackermann Plate * New Wider Chassis * New Right Sideguard * New Rear Brace * New Throttle and Brake Linkages The part number for the [...]

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Duratrax Pre-Mounted Equalizer Tire Review

Review - Duratrax Equalizer Pre-Mounted 8th Scale Buggy…

THE Duratrax Equalizer Pre-Mounted 8th Scale Buggy Tire ReviewIn the last 5 years there has been an explosion in the 8th scale buggy tire market. One of the more affordable choices comes from Duratrax, where they have a complete line of reasonably priced tires and pre-mounts. We’ve been bashing and thrashing two sets of Duratrax Equalizer Pre-Mounts (one in C3 [...]

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Serpent 811 B-E 2.0 Buggy

Serpent Cobra 811 BE 2.0 8th Scale Electric Buggy Kit

If you are looking to build a high end 8th scale electric buggy before the Spring season starts, Cobra has just announced their latest, the Cobra 811 B-E 2.0. The latest Cobra offers all the latest technology and some very high grade materials, resulting in a buggy that should be a great piece of machinery. Some of the new features [...]

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2013 XRAY XB9 1/8th Scale Buggy

XRay 2013 Spec XB9 Nitro 8th Scale Off-Road Buggy

XRay sent out teaser information on their 2013 spec XB9 8th Scale Buggy at the first of the year, now they’ve released full information and photo’s. The 2013 XB9 is a culmination of years of testing and research, surely it will go down as one of the most elite 8th scale racers ever produced. The changes for the 2013 XB9 include- * [...]

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Pro-Line Pro-Cap 17mm Wheel Nuts

Pro-Line Pro-Cap 17mm Wheel Nuts

Have you ever noticed the wheel nuts for your 8th scale buggy tend to “go missing” a lot at the track? They either go flying off your wheel at 30,000 rpm down the main straight (never to be found again) or one of your racing buddies like to “permanently borrow” them. Pro-Line has some good news for you, they have [...]

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duratrax 835b temp gauge promo

Buy a Duratrax 835B Nitro RTR and Get a Free FlashPoint…

Duratrax has a new offer where you get a Free FlashPoint Temp Gauge when you buy a new 835B Nitro RTR buggy. The Duratrax FlashPoint temp gauge is a $24 value and is a great aid in tuning any nitro engine. It can also come in quite handy for monitoring the temps on your brushless motor too. The free temp gauge [...]

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