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After several weeks of teasing, Mardave has officially dropped their new FP1 Formula 1 car kit. The FP1 has serious performance, while also being quite affordable. Here are some highlights- * Full length carbon fiber chassis * Multi-layer brace system * Adjustable wing mount * Fully adjustable front end * O-ring battery strao * Carbon & aluminum servo mounts * Balanced left rear wheel clamp * Low motor [...]
Club 5 Racing has introduced a new aluminum upgrade option for the Axial SCX10 II Jeep JL and JT models. Their Aluminum Center Skid Plate for the SCX10 III is a great way to dress up the underside of your trail rig and give it added durability. Made from CNC-machined 7075 aluminum, this center skid plate features a flat black finish [...]
New from Yokomo is the 1/10th scaled BD10LC Touring Car Kit. The “LC” stands for a low center of gravity design, which helps to make the BD10LC perhaps the fastest touring car yet from Yokomo. Check out these highlighs- * Engineered to be lighter and to carry that weight lower * New aluminum upper bulkheads * Laydown rear body posts * Laydown front shocks [...]
What is going on Everybody, hope the week has treated you well and the Rc Gods have kept your rigs in good shape. For me, this week has been a very productive one with a lot of rigs for The Ultimate Scale Truck Expo near completion. 2020 was a nightmare for me as well as it was for most of the [...]
XRAY has announced the upcoming release of its latest 1/8-scale buggy chassis, the XB8’21. Details are very scarce at this time, but the full release should be coming soon. It can be expected that this year’s model will include competition-focused enhancements and possibly the addition of “once option, now standard” components. Until then, you can see the teaser image on teamxray.com and [...]
You can never have too many tools on your R/C workbench. If you’re looking for your first set of hex and nut drivers or want to add a compact set to your toolbox or track bag, Ruddog has a new option that’s worth taking a look at. Their 19-in-1 Tool Set features an assortment of hex, nut, cross-head, and flat head [...]
ARC has released their latest 1/10-scale, on-road touring car, the R12FF Kit (#R10026). This model follows in the tire tracks of its predecessor, the R11F, which had a successful campaign during the 2020 Euro Touring Series. Among the highlights of the R12FF include a front-mounted motor that sits lower in the chassis, a narrow upper deck, a battery holder that’s compatible [...]
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Over at Element RC they have announced the new Enduro24 Crawler RTR Trailrunner. The 1/24th scaled Enduro24 can be driven nearly anywhere, check out these highlights. * One piece Trailrunner polycarbonate body * 2.4GHz radio system * Comes with LiPo battery & charger * 2-in-1 receiver/ESC combo * 7mm wheel hexes * Vertical metal chassis rails * Steel pivot balls The Element RC Enduro24 Crawler RTR Trailrunner is [...]
New from Tekno RC are Aluminum Sway Bar Collars. The sway bar collars fit the Tekno EB/NB/ET/NT48 2.0 and are a great way to keep your sway bars in place during those long A-mains. * CNC machined from aluminum * Hard anodized * Durable design * Direct replacement for stock hardware * Comes as a set of four The Tekno Aluminum Sway Bar Collars are priced [...]
New from Spektrum is the 2021 DX5 Pro 5-Channel DSMR Transmitter with SR2100 Receiver. The 2021 version of the DX5 Pro comes ready to support Smart Technology right out of the box. Check out these highlights- * 2021 version comes with design and ergonomic improvements * Smart Technology compatible out of the box * Five proportional channels of output * Comes with multiple mixing [...]
The family of Ruthless Wheels is growing over at REEF’s RC. The server savant has added another stunning, new R/C drag racing wheel to their lineup. The thin-spoked KURL Drag Wheels offer a stylish and durable option for hobbyists who want to upgrade their radio-controlled dragsters’ appearance. Made from CNC-machined aluminum, these wheels feature a polished raw aluminum finish and include all [...]
ProTek RC has announced three competition-focused battery packs for R/C drag racing, on-road, and off-road applications. All of these new batteries run under the Graphene Plus banner and are approved for use in ROAR-sanctioned events. For drag racing, the ProTek RC 7.4V 2S “Drag Pack” (#PTK-5132-21) has been designed to meet the needs of quick-burst, short-term power, packed in a “shorty” [...]
The folks over at the HMA (Hobby Manufacturers Association), have put together a great short video to help spread the word of the hobby industry, and all the different areas that exist for hobbies in general. During this pandemic, we have seen the a lot of different areas actually prosper as people are home looking for things to do. As [...]
Alongside their DR10 Motor Guard, Exotek Racing has released an aftermarket bumper set for the DR10 dragster. Combining aluminum, carbon fiber, and foam, this bumper upgrade adds a touch of style and plenty of protection to the front-end of your R/C drag racer. Utilizing the same foam found in R/C touring cars, this bumper has been designed to mount directly to [...]