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Force RC Outbreak Monster Truck

2 New Trucks From Force RC

Just announced by Force RC are two affordably priced surface vehicles. Both trucks sport street pricing of just $139 and both come as 1/10th scale, 4wd, RTRs. First up is the Outbreak Monster Truck. The Outbreak sports a classic truck style body and large monster truck tires. It will be available in either red or black and has a part number [...]

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Vaterra 1968 Ford F-100 Ascender BND

Vaterra 1968 Ford F-100 Ascender BND

Last night we posted a new teaser from Vaterra. Today we get to post full details on the new 1968 Ford F-100 Ascender BND. The ’68 Ford comes pre-built but does not include a radio as it is a Bind-N-Drive. Working LED lights also come standard, here are some of its other highlights- * Fully licensed body * Era correct, two-tone paint [...]

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Vaterra Teaser

Hot New Vaterra Teaser

What does Vaterra have up their sleeves? Well, the teaser picture shown above does give away some clues. Working headlights are shown in the picture, and with it being a Vaterra product, it is likely to be a new scale crawler. Start placing your bets now on exactly what it is, but hurry, as it will be fully announced tomorrow. To [...]

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Dynamite Passport Ultra Force Duo Review

Dynamite Passport Ultra Force Duo from Horizon Hobby Review

In the bashing world, dual port chargers are extremely popular. A typical basher often times heads out with 2 or more cars, which if you run a lot, creates a lot of battery packs that need charging. A couple months ago we started using the Dynamite Passport Ultra Force Duo from Horizon Hobby. It is a dual port charger with [...]

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Dynamite Prophet Sport Mini

Dynamite Prophet Sport Mini Battery Charger

New from Dynamite is the Prophet Sport Mini 50 Watt battery charger. This affordable little charger is AC powered and can charge up to a 4S LiPo. Its small size makes it easy to take just about anywhere, while handy LED indicators display charge status. Here are some of its other highlights- * 50 watts of total charge power * Max charge [...]

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Horizon Scale And Save

Horizon Hobby Scale And Save

Perfectly in time for the approaching holiday season, Horizon Hobby has announced their Scale And Save event. The scale and save event can save you up to $30 on a new Horizon Hobby crawler. Some of the Losi trucks that are in the event include the Night Crawler 2.0, Rock Rey, and Baja Rey. For ECX they include the Barrage [...]

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TLR 22T 4.0 2WD Stadium Truck Kit

TLR 22T 4.0 2WD Stadium Truck Kit

Are you ready to race stadium truck this winter? If not, have a look at the new TLR 22T 4.0. The fourth version of the 22T comes with an advanced, mid-motor laydown transmission, this moves the motor forward to a more central location. With the new motor placment, the 22T 4.0 drives flatter, it is more consistent, and it helps [...]

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Horizon Hobby Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo

Horizon Hobby At The 2017 Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo

To open up our coverage of the 2017 Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo we dropped by the Horizon Hobby booth. The Horizon crew was located right next to our booth and was filled with all the latest and greatest in hobby gear. In addition to a normal style booth, Horizon also had a pretty trick try-me area. The try-me area was set-up [...]

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Losi EIGHT-E RTR Review

LOSI 8IGHT-E Buggy Review from Horizon Hobby

Oh yes, 1/8th scale brushless buggies are gnarly beasts. No matter where we go to bash, there are always nuclear fast 8th scalers running around. One of the leaders in 8th scale is Losi. Their full scoot race rigs are well known for winning national titles and for being some of the best handling machines that money can buy. Over [...]

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Spektrum DX5C

Spektrum DX5C Radio System

New from Spektrum is the affordable DX5C. The DX5C was designed to offer a long list of features at a price that won’t break the bank. Here are some of its highlights- * 5 fully proportional channels * AVC electronic stability control * Race inspired ergonomics * Proven DSMR technology * Easy to read display * Adjustable steering wheel * Easy to learn SimpleScroll programming * Servo speed [...]

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ECX 1/24 Barrage Scale Crawler

ECX 1/24 Barrage Scale Crawler

New and hot from ECX is the 1/24th sized Barrage Scale Crawler. With a wheelbase of just 4.8 inches, the Barrage can be driven just about anywhere, indoors or out. The Barrage is also loaded with scale realism like fully licensed Falken Wildpeak MT 1.0″ tires and LED lighting. Here are some of its other highlights- * Stamped aluminum chassis * Realistic [...]

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Losi Rock Rey Kit

Losi Rock Rey Kit

Announced earlier this morning by Losi is the Rock Rey Kit. That’s right, all you guys that love building kits from the ground up can now can buy the kit version of Losi’s Rock Rey. Better still, it comes with a bunch of upgrade parts right in the box. Here’s the scoop- *Aluminum Rear Upper Links *Aluminum Upper Rod Track Mount *Adjustable Turnbuckles [...]

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Spektrum DX5R Review

Spektrum DX5R from Horizon Hobby Review

With the introduction of the DX5R, the folks at Spektrum and Horizon Hobby hoped to produce the ultimate basher radio. To be bashing oriented, it means to offer a whole lot of bang for the buck and the DX5R comes loaded with features for a very reasonable price point. We’ve been using the DX5R for a couple of months now [...]

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Horizon Hobby Associated B6D Sweepstakes

Horizon Hobby Associated B6D Sweepstakes

To celebrate getting back to together with Team Associated, the folks at Horizon Hobby have come up with a B6D Sweepstakes. Now through October 19th you can enter to win a fully loaded RC10B6D from Horizon Hobby. The B6D kit comes with some pretty trick accessories- * Reedy Sonic 8.5 modified brushless motor * Reedy 510R competition ESC * Reedy RS1206 digital servo * [...]

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Spektrum Lap Timer System

Spektrum Lap Timer System

New from Spektrum is an affordable Lap Timer System. Spektrum’s new timing system was designed to be easy to use, as well as accurate. * Costs less than $80 to get started * Uses infrared technology w/ Spektrum’s telemetry capability * Lap times can be called out automatically via a Spektrum Gen II or III transmitter * Handles any number of racers * Can be [...]

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