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AKA Crosslink Tires

AKA Crosslink 2.2 Buggy & Stadium Truck Tires

Been racing some indoors this winter? If so, AKA has some new tires for you. You see, they have just announced new Crosslink 2.2 buggy and stadium truck tires. The AKA Crosslink features a symmetrical open tread design, giving them loads of forward traction while allowing them to break-in quickly. The Crosslinks are available in a variety of compounds and come [...]

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Tamiya Racing Fighter DT03

Tamiya Racing Fighter DT03 Buggy

Coming soon from Tamiya is the Racing Fighter DT03 buggy. The Racing Fighter comes as an affordable kit, making it a great entry point for new hobbyists. What are some of its highlights? * New polycarbonate body & stickers * CVA oil dampers * Torque tuned motor * 4 wheel double wishbone suspension * Plastic bushings * Sealed gearbox * Includes TBLE-02S ESC The Racing Fighter has a [...]

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TLR 8IGHT-E 4.0 4WD Electric Buggy Kit

TLR 8IGHT-E 4.0 4WD Electric Buggy Kit

Go fast while enjoying great handling with the new 8IGHT-E 4.0 from TLR. What’s new on the version 4.0? Well, the biggest news is a completely redesigned chassis made specifically for electric power. Some of the other updates include- * Revised suspension geometry * Variable motor & center diff angles * Larger bearing spindle and hubs * Two different battery & ESC locations * New [...]

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Maverick iON XB Review

Maverick iON XB Buggy Review

Maverick RC is new to the US market. In Europe they are well known as a basher line for HPI, but only recently have they decided to make a push here in the good ole’ USA. We tested one of their 1/18th scale rally cars a few weeks ago and this week we are posting our review of the 1/18th [...]

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Maverick iON XB Buggy Unboxing

Unboxing The Maverick iON XB 1/18th Buggy

A couple of weeks ago we busted out our first Maverick RC review of the iON RX rally car, but we’ve also been working on a review for their iON XB 1/18th Scale Buggy. Maverick is a new name to America, but they are already well known in Europe and hoping to make a big name here in the states. The [...]

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JQ Racing ARMA Energy RTR Buggies

JQ Racing ARMA Energy Drink RTR Buggies

The folks at JQ Racing are teaming up with ARMA Energy Drinks on a pair of new RTR 1/8 Buggies. The first is a brushless version that comes standard with a Savox servo, 1800kV motor, and 2.4GHz radio system. The second is nitro and powered by a Alpha pull start engine. The nitro comes standard with a glowplug, an igniter, [...]

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Team Durango DEX410v5 Buggy

Full Scoop – Team Durango DEX410v5 Buggy

Team Durango has been teasing the DEX410v5 for several weeks, now full details have been announced. First off, the buggy should start hitting hobby shops early next month which is peak season for indoor racing in many areas. By that time, many racers are either looking to freshen up the buggy they’ve been racing all season, or are looking to [...]

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Team Durango DEX210F 2wd Buggy

Full Details – Team Durango DEX210F Buggy

Perhaps nowhere else in the rc world has technology advanced as quickly as in the 2wd buggy class. Especially in recent years, manufacturers have been pulling out all the stops to push car designs to the limit. The latest “push the limit” machine from Team Durango is the 2wd DEX210F. Designed from the floor up for maximum performance on medium [...]

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Agama A215E Electric Buggy

Agama Announces A215E Buggy

Being teased right now from Agama is their 1/8th scale A215E electric buggy. Agama is a brand mostly known in Europe for their high quality race machines and the A215E represents their latest entry into the 8th scale off-road wars. Agama states that the A215E is not a converted nitro machine, instead it was designed exclusively for electric power. The chassis [...]

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SWorkz S350 Evo II Limited

SWorkz S350 Evo II Limited 1/8 Nitro Buggy

Now being teased by SWORKz is the S350 Evo II Limited. Full details have not been released, but a few teaser shots have been posted to show off their latest 8th scale nitro race machine. What we do know is that it will start shipping in late January and that you can hit up This Link to check out the [...]

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Losi Mini 8IGHT Buggy AVC Review

Losi Mini 8IGHT RTR Buggy with AVC Review

The Losi Mini 8IGHT buggy from Horizon Hobby has been a fast and furious little basher since its initial release. Its latest version features AVC electronic stability control and we have been bashing the daylights out of one to see how gnarly it is. In fact, we took the 1/14th Losi with us on numerous roadtrips that spanned 4 states [...]

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SWORKz S12-1M Carpet Edition Buggy

SWORKz S12-1M Carpet Edition 2wd Buggy

New from SWORKz is the Carpet Edition of their S12-1M 2wd buggy. With most 2wd racing taking place on ultra-high bite surfaces now days, the carpet edition of the S12-1M has many features to keep its center of gravity low for optimal handling and for cutting fast laps. * Mid-front motor placement (can also do rear motor config) * 3mm 7075 chassis * [...]

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Team Durango DEX210v3 Buggy

Team Durango DEX210v3 Buggy

Just ahead of the DEX210F dropping, Team Durango has released full details on the newly refined DEX210v3 buggy. The latest version of the 210 takes an already solid platform and makes it even more competitive. Here are some of the highlights on the v3- * Patent pending multi-axle driveshafts * Comes with both 12 and 14mm wheel hexes * Can be run 3 [...]

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Associated RC8B3 and RC8B3e Kit Bundle

Associated RC8B3 and RC8B3e Kit Bundle

Now here is something interesting from Team Associated, they are Bundling both of their 8th scale race buggies for one slightly lower price. The RC8B3 and RC8B3e share 90% of their parts. If you plan on racing nitro and electric 8th scale next spring, now would be a good time to save some cash on a new pair while giving [...]

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MCD Racing RR5 Ultimate CF Limited Edition

MCD Racing 1/5th RR5 Ultimate CF Limited Edition

Is large scale taking over the world? It just might be as there seems to be more and more 5th scalers announced every week. The latest is the RR5 Ultimate CF Edition from MCD Racing. Limited to just 100 units, the Ultimate RR5 is loaded with trick upgrades to make it faster and tougher than ever. To shave weight (and [...]

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