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XRay XB8 2016

2016 XRay XB8 Nitro Buggy Kit

During the summer time, 8th scale nitro racing rules the outdoor tracks. To compete in the outdoor wars, XRay has announced the updated 2016 version of the XB8 Buggy Kit. The XB8 uses high-end construction materials and was designed for elite track performance. The latest edition of the XB8 has a plethora of all new parts, some of them include- * [...]

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Associated Limited Edition RC10 World's Car Race Roller

Team Associated Limited Edition RC10 World’s Car Race Roller

Now available only on RC10.com is the Team Associated Limited Edition RC10 World’s Car Race Roller. That’s right, now you can get an expertly assembled RC10 World’s Car to save you time getting ready for your next big vintage race. The RC10 World’s Race Roller comes with features like a hard anodized aluminum chassis, Stealth transmission, V2 slipper, and updated [...]

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TLR 22-4 2.0 4WD Buggy Kit

TLR 22-4 2.0 4WD Buggy Kit

New for the 1/10th scale 4wd buggy wars is the TLR 22-4 2.0 Buggy Kit. While not an entirely new design, TLR made smart changes in multiple areas to improve the handling and durability of the 22-4. Some of the updates on the 22-4 2.0 include- * All new gear diffs with aluminum diff cases * Improved suspension geometry via 22 rear [...]

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Kyosho Mini-Z Inferno TKI

Two New Kyosho Mini-Z INFERNO MP9 TKIs Coming Soon

Kyosho Mini-Zs are a lot of fun to drive, especially indoors or on smooth surfaces. For all you Mini-Z buggy lovers out there, Kyosho has announced that their INFERNO MP9 TKI will be available in two new color combinations. Some of the highlights of the Mini-Z MP9 TKI include- * Shaft driven 4wd * Perfex 2.4GHz KT-19 transmitter * Completely pre-assembled * Optional gyro [...]

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Kyosho Dirthog Readyset KT-231P

Kyosho Dirthog Readyset With KT-231P Transmitter

New from Kyosho is a KT-231P equipped Dirthog Readset Buggy. The Dirthog is a great little basher featuring 4wd, a brushed power system, metal diff gears, and waterproof electronics. It also now comes with a 2.4GHz Perfex KT-231P radio system and Orion Ni-MH battery w/ charger. The latest edition of the Dirthog has a part number of #34351T2 and they are [...]

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Team Associated RC10B6 B6D

Team Associated RC10B6 And RC10B6D Buggies

BIG news for all you Team Associated fans, they have just announced the RC10B6 and RC10B6D buggies! A lot of people have been patiently waiting for the 6 series to arrive, now it is nearly here in two different forms! So what’s the scoop? * The 6D is intended for dirt use, while the 6 was designed for higher bite surfaces * [...]

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Tamiya XB Plasma Edge II

Tamiya XB Plasma Edge II

Just announced by Tamiya is the XB Plasma Edge II buggy. This is a 1/10th scaler that has been “expert built” and is ready to bash out of the box. Riding on a TT-02B chassis, the Plasma Edge II should make for a nice backyard basher or first vehicle. Some of its features include- * Shaft driven 4wd * Pre-painted body * Finespec [...]

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2016 ARRMA Typhon 6S BLX Buggy

Updated 2016 ARRMA Typhon 6S BLX Buggy

Newly updated, and coming to a hobby shop near you in June, is the 2016 version of the ARRMA Typhon BLX Buggy. The last Typhon gained quite a reputation as a great handling do-it-all bash machine, here is what’s new on the latest version- * Reliable Tactic TTX300 radio gear * More durable rear wing mount * All new wheels * Updated 6S ready [...]

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Limited Edition Associated RC10B5 Team Kit with B5M Conversion

Limited Edition Associated RC10B5 Team Kit With B5M Conversi…

Get your tenth scale race on while saving some cash on the RC10B5 Team Kit With B5M Conversion from Team Associated. That’s right, for a limited time you can get one of the rear motor Associated buggies, plus all the parts you need for the mid-motor conversion, all for the low price of just $199. The buggy with conversion kit [...]

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SWORKz S12-1R Buggy

SWORKz S12-1R Buggy Kit

Soon to join the 2wd buggy wars is the S12-1R from SWORKz. The S12-1R is a 2wd 1/10th scale buggy kit that is highly versatile and designed for today’s high speed dirt racetracks. The S12-1R was made to be a capable weapon for serious racers or for bashers, some of its highlights include- * Motor positioned for better grip on dirt [...]

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Kyosho Optima Buggy Review

Kyosho Vintage Series Optima Buggy Review

For the past few years, vintage cars have been making a big comeback. Perhaps one of the most beloved buggies from the 1980s was the Kyosho Optima. It was known for being a fierce competitor on the track, as well as being the very first 4wd race buggy for a whole lot of drivers. A few months ago Kyosho decided [...]

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Tamiya Plasma Edge II TT-02B Buggy

Tamiya Plasma Edge II TT-02B Buggy

Just announced by Tamiya is an updated version of the classic Plasma Edge buggy. The Plasma Edge II Kit comes with a tweaked body design and new stickers. It retains the easy to build 4wd TT-02B chassis, CVA shocks, and buggy style bumpers. * Motor cooling ducts * Receiver case * TBLE-02S ESC and 540 brushed motor * Plastic bushings * Bathtub style frame * 4-wheel [...]

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Serpent Cobra SRX8 Buggy

Serpent Cobra SRX8 1/8 Nitro Buggy

While Serpent sure did some teasing with the new SRX8 1/8th Nitro Buggy, they have now released full details. Just in time for nitro buggy season, the SRX8, designed in part by Billy Easton, is ready to dominate at your local track. What is the scoop? * New larger gear diff cases that hold more oil * Diffs have built in pressure [...]

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Build Log Vintage Series Kyosho Optima

Build Log – Vintage Series Kyosho Optima

Like many of you, we were awfully excited to crack the box open on the re-release of the Kyosho Optima 4wd Buggy Kit. Below you’ll find a bunch of pictures that we shot throughout the build. These show how the buggy comes along during the build, and if you get stuck while building yours, they might help you see how [...]

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Kyosho Inferno MP9 TKI4

Full Details – Kyosho Inferno MP9 TKI4

Kyosho did a bit of teasing with their new Inferno MP9 TKI4 1/8th scale nitro buggy, but now full details have been announced. Like previous versions, the TKI4 is sure to be a premium contender at racetracks across the world this summer. So, what are some of the changes? * 1.5mm X 5 hole shock pistons * Larger receiver box opening * Improved [...]

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