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STL Drag Racing Championships No Prep 1/5 Baja

Coverage - STL RC Drag Racing Club No Prep 1/5 Drag Racing C…

Over the weekend of May 5th, 1/5th scale drag racers from across the country converged on St. Louis, Missouri, for the STL RC Drag Racing Club No Prep 1/5 Baja Drag Racing Championships. Whether it be full sized, or 1/5th scaled, drag racing can be serious business. That’s why dozens of our country’s premier large scale drag racers met up [...]

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Kraken RC KV5TT Pro Kit SCT 1/5

Kraken RC 1/5 KV5TT Pro Kit Short Course Truck

Attention large scale fans, Kraken RC has just announced the Kit Version of their massive KV5TT Pro Short Course Truck. The kit version can save you some cash, or it can also make it easy for you to make modifications and upgrades as you build. The Kraken KV5TT Pro Kit is street priced at $1,299, it has a part number of [...]

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Primal RC 1/5 Raminator Monster Truck

Primal RC 1/5 Raminator Monster Truck!!!

Here we go folks, the truck that is making huge waves in the rc community, the all new Primal RC 1/5 Raminator Monster Truck has officially dropped! The Primal crew has truly outdone themselves this time, as their Raminator looks incredible. It has a fantastic scale look, it has an insane 49cc reed-valve engine, and it weighs 80 lbs! Can [...]

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Primal RC 1/5 49cc Monster Truck

Primal RC Teases Giant New 1/5 Monster Truck

Being teased now by Primal RC is a massive new 1/5th Scale Monster Truck. Their new monster truck promises to be one of the biggest and gnarliest of all time. Here are some highlights- * High performance motorcycle style reed-valve 49cc gas engine * Weight- 80 lbs * Solid front and rear axles * Built in reverse More details like pricing are to follow, with [...]

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Hobbywing Large Scale Brushless ESC RC

New Large Scale Brushless Motors From Hobbywing

For all you large scale drivers out there, Hobbywing has announced a new line-up of brushless motors for you. Hobbywing’s new Large Scale Brushless Motors were designed to give you the pulse pounding power that you desire, at pricing that doesn’t break the bank. New are a pair of motors for 1/5th scale, as well as one motor for 1/6th [...]

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SkyRC Toro Beast V2 ESC

SkyRC Toro Beast V2 1/5 ESC

New for all you large scale brushless drivers is the Toro Beast V2 electronic speed controller from SkyRC. The crew at SkyRC have updated the Toro Beast for even greater performance and reliability, take a look at the specifications below. * Designed for large scale applications like 1/5th scale * Rated for 200 amps constant, 800 amps burst * Internal high power 6/7.4 [...]

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Pro-Line S Compound 1/5 Tires

New S Compound 1/5 Tires From Pro-Line

Recently announced by Pro-Line are a pair of their 1/5 tires molded in their grippy S Compound. You can now get Fugitive or LockDown 1/5 tires in S Compound to help keep you on top of the podium. Pro-Line’s S Compound is famous for winning long main events, their grip and longevity help make them some of the best race [...]

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Losi 5IVE-T 2.0

Losi Unleashes The Losi 5IVE-T 2.0!!!

All you large scale fans will be stoked to see the arrival of the new 5IVE-T 2.0 from Losi. The original 5IVE-T was in incredible truck, but the version 2.0 brings even more bashing goodness to the plate. A 32cc Zenoah engine is used to give the 2.0 loads of power to go along with numerous other improvements. Here are [...]

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Hobby Heroes Racing Skinz 1/5 Foam Tires Pre-Mounts

Hobby Heroes/Racing Skin’z 1/5 Foam Tire Pre-Mounts

Shipping now from Hobby Heroes are exclusive 1/5th Pre-Mounted Foam Tires. The foam tires are pre-mounted by the crew at Racing Skin’z to GRP wheels and are available in two different shores. To make sure both ends of your 1/5th scaler are covered, the pre-mounts are offered in two different widths- 121mm or 126mm. Street pricing for a pair runs right [...]

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X-Rider Scorpio RC Motorcycle

1/5 X-Rider Scorpio Motorcycle ARTR

Do you consider yourself a serious rc collector? Do you have a high-end rc motorcycle in your garage? Most people don’t have an rc motorcycle as they are significantly harder to drive than a car, but once mastered, they can give you an incredible thrill! The latest motorcycle to hit the market is the X-Rider Scorpio. The Scorpio is a high-end [...]

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Redcat Racing Rampage R5

Redcat Racing 1/5 8S Rampage R5 Monster Truck

Part of the 5 vehicle announcement from Redcat Racing yesterday included the Rampage R5 Monster Truck. The R5 is a true beast coming in at 1/5 in size, plus it sports a gnarly 8S LiPo Capable brushless power system. When 6S just isn’t enough, the R5 is ready to put down some crazy 8S power. Here is more of the [...]

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Futaba BLS373SV

Futaba BLS373SV Servo

New for the 1/5th scale crowd is the large scale Futaba BLS373SV servo. The 373SV is designed for all you guys needing a beefy servo for your large scale applications. Here are some of its highlights- * Accepts HV input up to 7.4 volts * Ultra-smooth brushless motor * Ball bearing equipped * Beefy aluminum case * Water protected * 40.5 x 21 x 84mm in [...]

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HPI 5R Ford Mustang Video

Video – HPI Racing Baja 5R 1970 Ford Mustang Boss 302

Recently posted by HPI Racing is a new video for their Baja 5R 1970 Ford Mustang Boss 302. The Boss 302 is a large 1/5th scaled on-road car that is powered by a gasoline engine. Watch the video below to see the Boss 302 take on a paved track in retro style. In the video you can see how realistic the [...]

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MCD RR5 Max Pro

Full Details – MCD Racing 1/5 RR5-Max Pro

After a bit of teasing, MCD Racing has released full details on the upcoming RR5-Max Pro. The Max Pro is a 1/5th scale RTR buggy that now comes with a number of upgrades to help it bash harder. Here’s the full scoop- * Barracuda tuned exhaust * CNC machined engine mount * CNC machined 7075 T6 chassis * New front chassis stiffener * All new [...]

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Kraken VEKTA.5 TSCO Desert Truck

Kraken 1/5 VEKTA.5 TSCO Desert Truck

Is the large scale short course truck class heating up or what? First announced was the burly Losi Super Baja Rey. Then, just the other day, Traxxas announces their Unlimited Desert Racer. Now, to go even bigger, Kraken has announced the 1/5 VEKTA.5 TSCO Desert Truck. The Kraken is a huge beast of a truck that is powered by a [...]

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