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I believe it was a Pontiac Firebird Trans Am, the third generation, the one with a square nose and eye slits for headlights. Back then, to me, it was right up there with the Camaro and Mustang. American muscle at its very best. Which, of course, can’t beat European full bloods, but still really cool. Anyway, this particular car was [...]
Over at Team Corally they are now shipping the CS-5226 High Speed Servo. The CS-5226 features titanium gears and a fast coreless motor. Here are more highlights- * Full CNC machined aluminum alloy case * Durable titanium gear set * Comes with bearings * Extremely fast coreless motor * Can be used with voltages ranging from 6 yo 8.4 volts * Water resistant * Size – 40.5 [...]
Injora has introduced a new aftermarket motor for the 1/24-scale SCX24. The Injora 50T Brushed Pro Motor offers high-torque performance for extreme crawling conditions, no matter if you’re indoors or out. Slightly longer than the stock SCX24 motor, this 50T motor requires some minor adjustments to be made to the battery tray posts on your rig. Additionally, you’ll need to use [...]
Available right now from RC4WD is the 1/14th scaled 8X8 Tonnage Heavy Haul RTR. This beastly work truck has incredible scale realism, with serious work capabilities. Check out these highlights- * Hard plastic European style cab * Full metal 3 speed transmission * Scale fuel tank * Scale leaf spring suspension * Stainless steel/billet aluminum wheels * Remote locking axles * Full metal axle housings * Steel drive [...]
Over at Fair RC they are now teasing a new 1/18th scaled Ford Bronco RTR. FMS has been setting the scale world on fire with their cutting edge designs and meticulous scale detailing. With an insanely detailed body, a full interior, and true ladder style frame, the upcoming FMS Ford Bronco looks like straight fire. We will post more details as [...]
Club 5 Racing has introduced another new scale body accessory for the Axial SCX24 Jeep Gladiator. You can now trick out your small-scale trail truck for nighttime adventures with this Roof Rack with LED Spotlights. The roof rack is 3D printed with PA12 Nylon and can be assembled with the hardware provided. This roof rack kit also includes two LED lights [...]
Coming soon from Futaba is the MC971CR Brushless ESC. Futaba has been a leader in the rc industry for decades and their new MC971CR is filled with performance. Here are the highlights- * Torque control function * Supports wireless communication with T10PX/T7PX/T7XC/T4PM * With a supporting Futaba radio, you can set ESC control functions from radio * Working voltage – 6.0 to 8.4 volts [...]
Now shipping from RC4WD is the mighty 1/14 8×8 Tonnage Heavy Tow Truck. This massive machine has full time 8 wheel drive and has some pretty incredible scale realism. Here are the highlights- * Hard plastic European style cab * Full metal 3 speed transmission * Scale fuel tank * Scale leaf spring suspension * Stainless steel/billet aluminum wheels * Remote lockable axles * Full metal axle [...]
New from Xpress RC is the 1/10th scaled Arrow AT1 Competition Touring Car Kit. The big news on the AT1 is that it uses shaft driven 4wd for trouble free performance. Check out these highlights- * Floating gearboxes to improve chassis flex * Innovative motor mount for easy mesh adjustments * Low center of gravity design * Easy to remove/service drivetrain assembly * Universal drive [...]
Shipping right now from Teamsaxo is the F1-Future Clear Car Body. Designed to fit the Teamsaxo F1-Future 6 wheel pan car, or for use in custom builds, the F1-Future clear body has a wild futuristic look. Looking like part fighter jet and part Transformer, the F1-Future will make quite a statement at your next on-road event! The Teamsaxo F1-Future Clear Car [...]
Need something to spiff up your small-scale crawler? New from Treal is their 1.0″ Aluminum Beadlock Multi-spoke Wheels for the Axial SCX24. Made from lightweight, durable 6061 CNC-machined aluminum, these wheels will certainly add some pizzaz to your tiny truck. Treal’s Type C micro crawler wheels feature a 7mm hex that includes a removable adapter for adjusting your wheel offset. Available [...]
G’day folks! Do you remember the fall of the Berlin Wall? I can’t say that I remember the exact date, but I clearly remember hearing the dramatic news on the radio. Years later my wife got to know a German who grew up on the Eastern side of the wall, in former DDR. Her strongest memories of the changes it [...]
What in the world, Cubby is out of retirement? That’s right folks, I’ve pulled my lazy rear end out of my Lazy-Boy to do a special review for you guys! What makes this review special enough to get me out of retirement? Well, that would be Method RC! Method RC is coming at the tire/wheel market in a big way [...]
Coming soon from Drive RC is the S550 Pro Mod Clear Drag Body. With serious street attitude and a realistic look, the new S550 Pro Mod body from Drive RC is ready to help put you in the winners circle. Here are the highlights- * Made from .040 clear polycarbonate * Comes with protective overspray film & window masks * Includes sticker sheet * [...]
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