For Bashers, By Bashers!

You are browsing the "short course truck" tag archive.

MCD W5 SCT V5

MCD W5 5th Scale SCT on V5 Chassis

News coming out of the MCD camp is that their 5th Scale W5 Short Course Truck will now be available with their fifth generation V5 Chassis and Suspension Arms. The W5 V5 will be available in two different forms, a full on factory team spec model and as a competition rolling chassis. Some of the highlights of the truck are- * [...]

Read More...

Losi TLD SCTE Review

Losi Ten-SCTE Troy Lee Designs RTR Review

If you are into motocross then you already know who Troy Lee is. If not, he is the helmet painter of the stars, known for impeccable custom helmet paint jobs and for very trick motocross apparel. Horizon Hobby teamed up with the Troy Lee Designs motocross/supercross team several years ago, now their collaboration has brought about a special edition Troy [...]

Read More...

Brushed 2wd SCT Shootout

Our Brushed 2wd SCT Shootout Goes Live on Friday!

Have you ever wondered which short course truck was truly the best for bashing? Find out this Friday when our Brushed 2wd Short Course Truck Shootout goes live. We put the Traxxas Slash, HPI Blitz, ARRMA Fury, and the ECX Torment through a series of tests to find out which one is the king of the short course truck hill. Some [...]

Read More...

crawler_vid

Video – ECX at the Lucas Oil Off Road Series

The folks at ECX have released a video showing some short course truck action from the last round of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series. Their video includes some Vaterra Slickrock crawling action and also shows off the custom ECX Torment K&N Pro Lite Truck driven by Bradley Morris that they will be giving away later this year. To [...]

Read More...

Team Associated RC10SC5M Team Kit

Team Associated RC10SC5M Team Kit

Team Associated is upping their short course game by announcing the RC10SC5M. The SC5M comes on the new 5 series Associated platform and is designed to run a mid-motor configuration for optimal handling on high bite surfaces. Some of its highlights include- * Hard anodized aluminum chassis * Fits shorty and saddle packs * Comes with V2 12mm shocks * Updated four gear tranny * [...]

Read More...

Associated SC10 Brushless RTR LiPo Combo

Team Associated 1/10 SC10 Brushless LiPo RTR Combos

To make it easier than ever for newbies to get started in the hobby, Team Associated has announced 3 new SC10 Brushless LiPo Combos. Each truck comes with a waterproof brushless ESC, a water resistant receiver box, 3300kV Reedy brushless motor, battery charger, and a 3300mAh Reedy LiPo. For part numbers, the Lucas Oil version is #7046C, the Rockstar/Makita version is [...]

Read More...

P-L Spring Sets

Pro-Line Pro-Spec Short Course Spring Sets

Get your Pro-Spec equipped short course truck dialed in with Spring Sets from Pro-Line Racing. Maybe you drive on pavement one day, rocks the next, and loamy soil the day after. If so, having a wide variety of springs on hand makes it easy to tune your truck to your current conditions. The P-L springs sets are made for their [...]

Read More...

AKA Chain Link SCT

AKA Chain Link Short Course Tires

The AKA crew has announced that their Chain Link tires are now available for short course vehicles. Designed specifically for high traction indoor or outdoor tracks, Chain Links are known for providing a nice blend of forward drive and side bite. The Chain Links are available in four different compounds, they come with red inserts, and they are also available [...]

Read More...

ARRMA Senton Unboxing

Unboxing – ARRMA Senton BLX SCT

Since their introduction, short course trucks have become a mainstay among the bashing community. Their large size, scale looks, and big bumpers made them a hit at bash spots around the world. One of the biggest and baddest short course trucks to hit the market comes from ARRMA. The Senton BLX is based on an 8th scale chassis and comes [...]

Read More...

HPI Maverick Timberwolf Desertwolf

Maverick Timberwolf SCT & Desertwolf 1/8th Buggy from H…

Over in the U.K., HPI Racing has an affordable line of bashers called Maverick. The latest two vehicles to be released under the Maverick line is the Tiberwolf SCT and the Desertwolf 8th Scale Buggy. Both vehicles share the same base platform and come RTR with brushless power and 4wd. 4000kV brushless motors supply the power along with a 3S capable [...]

Read More...

JConcepts New Release – Scorpios SCT Tire

JConcepts Announces New Scorpios SCT Tires

JConcepts has announced that their Scorpios tread design is being released on a new short course truck tire. The Scorpios feature a scale looking tread that should work well on everything from loose dirt to rocky terrain. The tires come in JConcepts super soft green compound and come standard with closed cell foam inserts. The Scorpios are priced at $26 [...]

Read More...

DE Racing SpeedLine PLUS SC

DE Racing SpeedLine Plus SC Wheels

The guys over at DE Racing have announced SpeedLine Plus SC wheels for your short course truck. Available in white, yellow, or black, the SpeedLine Plus SC wheels feature DE’s “Sure Lock” foam retention system to yield more traction and to eliminate inconsistencies while driving. The wheels are available to fit a variety of Associated, Losi, Kyosho, Tekno, and Traxxas [...]

Read More...

JConcepts Lil Chasers

JConcepts LiL Chasers SCT Tires

The JConcepts crew has just announced new tires for your SCT called LiL Chasers. The LiL Chasers feature small rectangular lugs and were designed to give you more traction on outdoor tracks. Closed cell foam inserts come standard and they are available in green (super soft) compound. The LiL Chasers are priced at $26 per pair and they are also available [...]

Read More...

X Factory SCX-61

X Factory SCX-61 Short Course Truck Conversion Kit

At the Cactus Classic, the X Factory crew was showing off their new 2wd SCX-61 short course truck. They put two trucks in the A-main proving how fast it is and now they have released information on some of the truck’s features. The SCX-61 features a 3mm thick carbon fiber chassis, along with other changes, to help give the truck improved [...]

Read More...

Pro-Line RAM 2500 Clear SCT Body

Pro-Line RAM 2500 Clear SCT Body

Turns some heads with a completely different look for your short course truck with the RAM 2500 Clear Body from Pro-Line. The RAM was designed to fit trucks like the Pro-Line PRO-2 SC, the Traxxas Slash & Slash 4X4, the Associated SC10, the Losi XXX-SCT & Ten-SCTE, the Kyosho Ultima SC, and the HPI Blitz. The RAM comes with huge [...]

Read More...