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Kyosho Inferno MP9 TKI4 Readyset

Kyosho Inferno MP9 TKI4 Readyset

Dare we say that Nitro is making a bit of a comeback? All you nitro maniacs out there, have a look at the Readyset version of the Kyosho Inferno MP9 TKI4. The TKI4 is known around the world as one of the fastest 8th scale race buggies that you can buy, soon it will be available completely pre-built in Readyset [...]

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Force RC Muchraker Truggy

New 1/8th Scale Epidemic & Muckraker From Force RC

Here we go folks, the crew at Force RC is taking it to the next level with their new Epidemic Monster Truck and Muckraker Truggy. Both vehicles represent the first 1/8th sized vehicles from Force RC, which is arguably the most popular size class for extreme bashing. To really set these two trucks apart from the crowd, they offer serious [...]

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ARRMA Notorious 1/8 Stunt Truck

ARRMA Notorious Stunt Truck

New from ARRMA RC is the 1/8 Notorious Stunt Truck. The burly Notorious is crazily overpowered by an ARRMA BLX brushless power system and will be available in two colors- blue and black. Here are more details- * 6S BLX power system, 2050kV motor * 60+ mph speed * Short wheelbase chassis for maximum stunting ability * Tactic TTX300 3-Channel 2.4GHz radio system * Fully [...]

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Tamiya Dancing Rider Blue Yellow

Two New Colors For The Tamiya Dancing Rider

Coming soon from Tamiya are two new colors for their Dancing Rider. The two new colors include metallic blue and yellow, with both vehicles coming pre-painted, as well as being pre-built with electronics. * 1/8th scaled 3 wheeled rc trike * Tamiya T3-01 chassis * Pre-painted polycarbonate body * Pre-built, ready to run The new Dancing Riders are slated to start shipping in September with [...]

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FireBrand RC Rhino HDX 1/8 Pre-Mount

FireBrand RC 1/8 RHINO–HDX Pre-Mounts

The folks at FireBrand RC have been releasing seriously cool rc gear for a long time now, their latest is a set of 1/8 pre-mounts called RHINO-HDX. These are designed to give your bash machine more traction than standard RTR tires, while also giving your rig a hot new look. * Designed for 1/8th off-road vehicles * 17mm wheel hex but comes [...]

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HB Racing RGT8-E

HB Racing RGT8-E On-Road Kit

Being teased right now by HB Racing is the RGT8-E. The RGT8-E is an 1/8th scale on-road kit designed for racing at even the highest levels of competition. The new car is based on HB’s successful RGT8 nitro car, but uses a number of changes to put down serious brushless power. More details are specifications will be released soon, until then [...]

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Kyosho Inferno MP9e EVO

Kyosho Inferno MP9e EVO

Just announced by Kyosho is the Inferno MP9e EVO. The EVO is a high-end race kit capable of winning at any level and sports a number of revisions over the previous edition. The EVO is still in the teasing stages as very few details have been released, but here are a few of the changes- * New chassis with more forward [...]

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TLR 8IGHT-X Nitro Buggy

TLR 8IGHT-X 1/8 Nitro Race Buggy

Ready to dominate tracks later this season is the all new TLR 8IGHT-X. The EIGHT-X sports the very latest in race technology to put you on the top step of the podium. * All new wider chassis * Beefy drivetrain * Completely revamped suspension package * Faster, more nimble, and easier to drive * New arms with stiffener plates * Larger diff pinion gear bearing * Large [...]

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TLR EIGHT X Nitro Buggy

Teaser – New TLR 1/8 Nitro Race Buggy

Now being teased by TLR is a new 1/8 Nitro Race Buggy. As you can see from the teaser image above, the letter “X” has been prominently displayed, and the date of 6-14 is also being teased. A couple of weeks ago at Horizon’s RC Fest, TLR’s Dakotah Phend was spotted racing an all new prototype buggy, we can’t wait [...]

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Mugen MRX6R

Mugen Seiki Racing MRX6R On-Road Kit

Have you seen 1/8th on-road cars race in person? Fast hand, they go so fast, and can corner with such speed, that it is difficult to watch them fly around the track! To go even faster than before, Mugen has announced the MRX6R. The 6R comes in kit form and is an extremely high-end race machine. * Designed for greater durable, [...]

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Mugen MBX8 Eco Buggy

Mugen 1/8 MBX8 Eco Buggy

Are you ready to race 8th scale this summer? If you are still looking for a buggy, have a look at the new Mugen MXB8 Eco. The Eco version of the MBX8 is the electric version with the Eco sharing the latest updates from its nitro powered sibling. * Designed for increased durability, acceleration, and run-time * New high traction differentials * New [...]

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Kyosho Inferno Neo 3.0 Buggy

Kyosho 1/8 Inferno Neo 3.0 Buggy

Just days after announcing new ownership, Kyosho is starting to roll out new cars. The first up is the Inferno Neo 3.0 Buggy. The Neo 3.0 is aimed at bashers as it comes in readyset (pre-built) form, but is designed for high-end performance. * User friendly KE21P Nitro engine * Big bore shocks * KC Cross off-road tires * Competition level chassis * Pre-built, just [...]

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Pro-Line Slide Lock Buggy Tires

Pro-Line Slide Lock Buggy Tires

Get serious traction with the new Slide Lock 1/8th buggy tires from Pro-Line. The Slide Locks were designed to give your buggy more grip on smooth, low traction surfaces. Small, tightly packed pins are used to give you more traction when very little is available. Here are some highlights- * All new design * Tightly packed small pins with deep siping * Design [...]

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JConcepts Stalkers 8th Buggy Tires

JConcepts Stalkers 1/8th Buggy Tires

Coming to a hobby shop near you are Stalkers 1/8th buggy tires from JConcepts. The Stalkers are a high performance tire made for the grueling demands of long nitro buggy mains. A stacked row configuration of pins give you the performance, consistency, and longevity needed for hardcore racing. * Available in 5 different rubber compounds * Stacked tread for consistent wear * 83mm [...]

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DHK Hobby Maximus Review

DHK Hobby Maximus Monster Truck Review

After reviewing a couple of other trucks from DHK, we finally got a shot at one of their 8th scalers. A few weeks ago we started testing the 1/8th RTR DHK Hobby Maximus Monster Truck to see how it stacks up to its competition. The Maximus sports quite the affordable price point, we wanted to see if the truck was [...]

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