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11th Annual Futaba and O.S. Speed Nitro Challenge

11th Annual Futaba & O.S. Speed Nitro Challenge

Coming up on July 27th to the 30th is the 11th Annual Futaba And O.S. Speed Nitro Challenge. This yearly event will once again be held at the legendary St. Louis Dirtbuners track and features 7 different nitro classes as well as an electric buggy class. The Futaba race brings in racers from all over the country and is bound [...]

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Duratrax Onyx 260 Charger Review

Duratrax Onyx 260 Charger Review

With dual port chargers all the rage, the folks at Duratrax have released the Onyx 260. Not only does the Onyx have two charge ports, but it also comes with a nifty touch screen display. We’ve been using (read- abusing) an Onyx 260 for several weeks to determine if it is up to the basher lifestyle. Keep on reading to [...]

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Dromida Brushless Monster Truck

Dromida Brushless 1/18 Monster Truck

Coming in late April is a Brushless version of the Dromida 1/18th Monster Truck. The truck is a RTR that comes with a potent 5300kV brushless system to give you plenty of pulse quickening power. Realistic chevron style tires are mated to a 4wd drivetrain to help put all that power to the ground. Here are some of its highlights- * [...]

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RISE $5,000 House Racer Challenge

$5,000 RISE House Racer Challenge!!!

Want to make a cool $5,000? If so, the folks at Hobbico have announced the RISE House Racer Challenge! The challenge involves taking one of their House Racer quadcopters, flying it through a course you have created with RISE Race Gates, then submitting the FPV video. A panel of all-star judges will then pick a winner who gets some serious [...]

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VsTank 1/24 Scale Battle Tanks

3 New 1/24th Scale Vs Tanks

Available right now are 3 new tanks from VsTank. All three are heavy on the scale detailing and are priced at just $179. The tanks move just like their full scale counterparts thanks to a precise radio system and all three include an infrared firing cannon for mock battles. * All wheel suspension * Flexible rubber tracks * Can handle inclines up to [...]

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ARRMA Nero 2016 Bash Vehicle Of The Year

Video – ARRMA Nero Basher Of The Year!

To help celebrate the ARRMA Nero’s big win as our 2016 Bash Vehicle Of The Year, Hobbico has released a new video. The video shows some pretty epic hardcore bashing, something that the ARRMA Nero just loves to do. The Nero is a beast with huge power, smart diffs, and the ability to take a hit and keep on bashing. The [...]

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Hobbico Valentines Day

Video – RC Guys’ Guide to February

The crew over at Hobbico have worked up a new video to help celebrate Valentine’s Day. In the video you’ll see the Hobbico guy use a ARRMA Fazon monster truck, a Rise House Racer, and RealFlight X Software to uniquely show his sweetheart some extra love on Valentine’s Day. So don’t forget guys, Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, [...]

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Duratrax 32-Tip Multi-Driver

Duratrax 32 Tip Multi-Driver

Coming soon from Duratrax is a 32 Tip Multi-Driver. Mult-drivers are great for saving space and the new Duratrax unit comes loaded with the most needed tips for working on drones, airplanes, surface vehicles, watches, and jewelry. An aluminum handle helps to make it lightweight and is a no-roll design to help keep it from rolling off your workbench or [...]

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Tactic TTX200 Transmitter

Tactic TTX200 SLT Transmitter

When going on an all day trail adventure, a compact radio system can be a blessing. A small radio will get snagged on fewer branches, plus it will be lighter to pack around all day. Tactic is now selling the TTX200 SLT Transmitter as a stand alone unit. The TTX200 is ultra affordable with just a $39 price point and [...]

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Rise Vusion House Racer

RISE Vusion House Racer

New and hot from RISE is the Vusion House Racer. The House Racer drone comes 100% ready to fly so that you and your buddies can experience the exciting world of FPV racing right in your own home. The House Racer is also built tough, allowing it to keep on flying even after a few crashes. Here is the scoop- * [...]

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Hobbico Mini 3D Printer

Video By Hobbico – Sky Writer 3D Printer Setup

3D printers are revolutionary devices that are destined to change our hobby. They make it easy to create various plastic parts from the comfort of your own home. While you may not have a 3D printer yet, chances are good that there is one in your future. The folks over at Hobbico have produced a new video to show you how [...]

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Chi Town Shootout 2017

Chi-Town ShootOut Coming March 2-5

Coming up on March 2-5 is the 2017 Chi-Town ShootOut at Leisure Hours R/C Raceway in Joliet Illinois. The Chi-Town ShootOut has been an extremely popular race and takes place on one of the best indoor tracks in the entire country. The four day event is sponsored by companies like Futaba, TrakPower, and Duratrax, and some of the best racers [...]

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Snow Blasting With ARRMA RC

Snow Blasting With ARRMA RC

Recently posted by ARRMA RC is piece on Winter Snow Bashing. While you guys down south don’t get to blast around in the snow very often, in many parts of the world it is the only option for 3 months (or more) out of the year. In the ARRMA blog post they put up a bunch of pictures showing off [...]

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Team O.S. and TrakPower Sign the Drakes

The Drakes Sign With Team O.S. And TrakPower

Hobbico has announced that they have signed Adam and Ronda Drake to their O.S. Engines and TrakPower factory teams. The Drakes are well known in racing circles not just for their speed, but also for being good ambassadors for the sport of rc racing. The next time you hit up a big nitro race, keep an eye out for the [...]

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Duratrax Onyx 260 Touch Screen

Video – Duratrax Onyx 260 Touchscreen Charger

Recently posted by Duratrax is a promotional video for their upcoming Onyx 260 touch screen charger. The Onyx 260 is expected to start shipping next month and comes with a brilliant 3.2″ color touch screen to make programming easier than ever. The short video shows off how cool the Onyx 260 is and some of its additional features. Pricing for the [...]

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