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Everybody’s Scalin’ Battle Damage!

A beat-up truck with dents and rust will actually turn my head faster than seeing a pristine shelf Queen. One of my favorite Hot Wheels as a kid was the police car that when you ran something into the car the door would flip over and show a dented panel. Even the old crash test dummy car, you would run [...]


RC4WD Goodyear Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure 1.9 Tires

RC4WD Goodyear Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure 1.9″ Tires

Just announced for Axialfest 2018 are Goodyear Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure 1.9″ Tires from RC4WD. These scale realistic Goodyear tires are for sale right now at Axialfest, but soon you will be able to buy a set at your LHS. Here are some details- * Molded in RC4WD’s advanced X2S³ compound * Designed to fit 1.9″ wheels * Weight- 2.63oz * Diameter- 4.33″ * Width- 1.41″ * [...]


Tamiya WWI British Tank Mk IV Male

Tamiya WWI British Tank Mk.IV Male

New from Tamiya is the radio controlled WWI British Tank Mk.IV Male. The tank comes in at 1/35th in scale with a length of just over 9 inches, making it easy to drive just about anywhere. Also, scale detailing is big at Tamiya, have a look at some of the close up pictures to see just how incredibly detailed the [...]


RC4WD 8x8 Armageddon Hydraulic Dump Truck

RC4WD 8×8 Armageddon Hydraulic Dump Truck

Available right now from RC4WD is the Armageddon Hydraulic Dump Truck. The Armageddon is a beastly 8×8 that was designed for rugged performance, as well as top level scale realism. Here is more of the scoop- * Powerful rc hydraulic dump truck * 1/14th in scale * Fully assembled and ready to work * Massive power through a 1000KV high speed brushless system. * Hard [...]


RC4WD BendPak XPR-9S Two-Post Auto Lift

RC4WD 1/10 BendPak XPR-9S Two-Post Auto Lift

After a really cool teaser video, the crew at RC4WD have fully announced the 1/10th scaled BendPak XPR-9S Two-Post Auto Lift. The BendPak looks remarkably like its full sized counterpart and is sure to get some massive attention in your rc garage. * CNC machined lift towers, lift arms, & lift base * Steel lift screws * Lift capacity of 22lbs * Time for [...]


Pro-Line Back Half Cage

Back-Half Cage For Pro-Line Scale Bodies

Late last week the Pro-Line crew announced a new Back-Half Cage. The back-half cage was designed to fit Pro-Line scale cab bodies and is made from a durable black nylon. * Recreates custom full-sized cages * Fits trucks like the Traxxas TRX-4, Vaterra Ascender, and SCX10 II * Comes with mounts for spare tire & scale accessories * Made for use with P-L’s cab [...]


RC4WD 1/10 BendPak XPR-9S Auto Lift

Incredible New RC4WD 1/10 BendPak XPR-9S Auto Lift

Wow! Have a look at the all new 1/10th scale BendPak XPR-9S Auto Lift from RC4WD! For those of you working who work on full sized cars, you are probably already familiar with the BandPak name. Now the RC4WD crew has a fully licensed 1/10th scale version that is ready to pump up the realism in your scale rc garage. The [...]


Traxxas TRX-4 Full LED Light Kit

Now Shipping – Full TRX-4 Light Kit From Traxxas

Shipping now from Traxxas is a Full Light Kit for their incredible TRX-4. Built tough enough to take on the toughest of trails, the light kit is a perfect scale upgrade for all you TRX-4 owners. * Comes with working headlights, tail lights, and side markers * Fully waterproof design * High & low headlight settings * Easy to install, plug and play with [...]


Cross RC BC8 Mammoth Video

Incredible New Video For the Cross RC BC8 Mammoth 8×8

Has Cross RC just Raised The Bar For Scale Videos? We don’t know for sure, but their new video for the BC8 is like nothing you’ve ever seen before. That’s right, scroll on down because you have to see this video. For the BC8, the Cross crew didn’t hold back, the video has loads of special effects, fire, smoke, as [...]


Cross RC HRP Distribution

Cross-RC Vehicles Now Available At HRP

Now here is some big news, Cross-RC is now available from HRP Distributing and on the Hobby Recreation Products website. Cross-RC has been looking to make a big push here in the states, while HRP has been looking for a high-end scale line-up, now the two have combined forces to help bring you some awesome rock crawlers and scale vehicles. [...]


RC4WD 1911 1.9 Wheels

RC4WD 1911 1.9” Beadlock Wheels

Looking for an aggressive wheel for your latest build? If so, have a look at the new 1911 from RC4WD. The 1911 is sized for 1.9″ tires and has the scale looks and attitude that serious builders demand. * CNC machined from billet aluminum * Anodized in black * Amazing scale detail * Standard 12mm wheel hex * Width- 1.21″ * Negative Offset- 0.37″ * Weight- 2.49oz The [...]



It’s that time of year again, garage sale season. Being a scaler or just in the RC hobby in general garage sale season can be extremely beneficial for ones collection. Now, everybody’s heard stories of people finding old 1.1 classic cars in barns for dirt cheap. Garage sales are no different, you can find some pretty amazing stuff at an [...]


RC4WD Roll Bar

RC4WD Marlin Crawler Roll Bar for the Mojave Hard Body

Now shipping from RC4WD is a fully licensed Marlin Crawler Roll Bar for their Mojave body. This roll bar is made from ABS injection molded plastic to reduce weight, as well as to save you some cash. Here are its specifications- * Realistic black color * Weighs just 1.41oz * Length- 5.9″ * Height- 3.63″ * Can also be used on a wide variety of [...]


Traxxas TRX-4 Sport

Traxxas TRX-4 Sport

Here we go folks, another hot release just in time for summer! Just announced by Traxxas is the TRX-4 Sport. The Sport was designed for increased trail capability, while also sporting a lower price point. Here is more of the scoop- * Shipping to dealers in mid-June * Street pricing of just $359 * Part number- #82024-4 * Lightweight pickup truck body * Unique bumpers, [...]


RC4WD Enforcer 1.9 Beadlock Wheels

RC4WD Enforcer 1.9″ Beadlock Wheels

New and hot from RC4WD are Enforcer 1.9″ Aluminum Beadlock Wheels. The Enforcers have been CNC machined from billet aluminum and sport a modern, yet tough, look. Here are some of the details- * Black anodized finish * Amazing scale detailing * Standard 12mm hex * Weight- 2.65oz * Fits 1.9″ tires The Enforcers are shipping right now and a set of four is priced at [...]