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Serpent SRX8 Pro Nitro Buggy

Serpent SRX8 Pro Nitro 1/8 Buggy Kit

For all you 1/8th scale nitro racers out there, Serpent has announced the SRX8 Pro. The Pro version of the SRX8 buggy is based off the EVO edition, but features a slew of updates. Here are some of the highlights- * Captured center driveline * Large volume differentials with over-sized gears * New +15mm super tough wing mount * Ball bearing steering rack * New [...]

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XRay XT8E Truggy Kit

XRay XT8E 1/8 Electric Truggy Kit

New in XRay’s line-up of high-end race rigs is the 2019 XT8E. The XT8E is an 1/8th scale electric truggy kit that has been optimized for even greater performance out on the track. Here are the highlights- * New front C-hubs and steering blocks * New zero king pin steering block with exchangeable steering * 40% lighter wing mount * New front and rear [...]

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HB Racing E819 E-Buggy Kit

HB Racing E819 1/8 E-Buggy Kit

New from HB Racing is the E819 1/8th scale electric race buggy kit. The E819 has received numerous upgrades for more speed and durability. Here is the scoop- * New chassis is 2mm longer than before * JConcepts Silencer body * Heavy duty machined steel spur gear * Compatible with E817 and E817 V2 parts * Heavy duty aluminum center chassis brace * Low center of [...]

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PROTOform X-15 Clear 1/8 On-Road Body

PROTOform X-15 Clear 1/8 On-Road Body

Hot on the heals of their all new Turismo 190mm touring car body comes the X-15 from PROTOform. The X-15 fits 1/8 nitro on-road race cars and was designed to give the predictable handling that puts you on the top step of the podium. Here are the highlights- * All new aerodynamic shrouding at engine area * Streamlined cockpit * Made in the [...]

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Traction Hobby Founder II KM4 Video

Traction Hobby 1/8 KM4 Founder II Video

New from the folks at Traction Hobby is a video for their KM4 Founder II scale off-road truck. The Founder II is a large 1/8th scaled platform that is highly capable off-road. Watch the video below to see it driving through a stream and over large rocks. The video leaves no doubt to how incredibly scale the Founder II looks [...]

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Team Magic SETH Desert Buggy

Official Video – Team Magic SETH Desert Buggy

New from Team Magic is a promotional video for their 1/8 SETH Desert Buggy. The SETH comes with a unique desert style look that is backed up by serious brushless power. In the video, you’ll see the SETH catching big air and throwing massive roost while out in the desert. Short and sweet, the video is action filled and worth [...]

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XRay RC RX8E On-Road Kit

XRay RX8E 1/8 On-Road Kit

The electric 1/8th on-road class is one of the fastest in all of rc. The cars have outrageous power, as well as copious amounts of grip. The latest car to enter the class is the RX8E from XRay. The RX8E is based off of XRay’s highly competitive RX8 platform and was designed to put you on the top step of [...]

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Hong Nor X3S EvoE Buggy

Teaser – Hong Nor X3S EvoE Electric Buggy

Being teased right now by Hong Nor is a new X3S EvoE electric buggy. The 4wd X3S EvoE will come in kit form and features aluminum shock towers, big bore shocks, rear arm guards, and much more. As we wait for more details, you can hit up this link to visit the official Hong Nor Website, or you can Click Right [...]

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Serpent RC Viper 988E Electric On-Road Kit

Serpent 1/8 Viper 988E Electric On-Road Kit

Just announced by Serpent is the Viper 988E Electric On-Road Kit. The 988E is the electric version of Serpent’s high-end 988 nitro racer and could make a great starting point for your next speed run car. Here are the highlights- * Multiple layout options * Improved 2 belt layout * Ultra-narrow 7075 aluminum 4mm chassis * Low-friction mid-shaft assembly featuring large bearings * Carbon [...]

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Mugen MBX8 Eco Team Edition Buggy Kit

Mugen MBX8 Eco Team Edition Buggy Kit

Shipping soon from Mugen is the MBX8 Eco Team Edition Buggy Kit. The Team Edition MBX8 Eco comes with a bunch of revisions to help improve durability, as well as to help make the buggy easy to drive fast. Here are the highlights- * Wide offset wheel hubs * E2146 inline front uprights * -3mm front upright arms * +15mm adjustable wing mount * New [...]

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XRay XT8 Nitro Truggy 2019

2019 XRay XT8 1/8 Nitro Truggy Kit

Coming this summer to a track near you is the 2019 edition of the XRay XT8 nitro truggy kit. The latest edition of the XT8 comes with a slew of upgrades to keep it at the front of the pack, here are the highlights. * New front suspension geometry * New c-hubs and steering blocks * New CVDs front and rear * Chassis now [...]

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Traction Hobby 1/8 Mercedes G Series

Teaser – Traction Hobby 1/8 Mercedes G Series Scale Crawler

Now being teased by Traction Hobby is a 1/8 Mercedes G Series scale rock crawler. Based off their current 1/8th platform, their new G Series is said to be fully licensed by Mercedes and sports what appears to be a highly realistic body. Being a teaser, not much information is known at this point, but we will post more when it [...]

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Kyosho FO-XX 2.0 Nitro Readyset

A Pair Of New FO-XX 2.0 Readysets From Kyosho

Coming in July to a hobby dealer near you is a pair of new FO-XX 2.0 readysets from Kyosho. The FO-XX 2.0 VE is the powerful brushless version, while the other is powered by a massive KE 25 SP nitro engine. * 5-link suspension * 3-speed automatic transmission on nitro version * Kyosho Speed House 2000kV brushless motor in VE version * Pre-assembled readyset, [...]

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XRay RC GTXE Kit

XRay GTXE 1/8 Electric GT Car Kit

Hot on the heals of the announcement of their 2019 nitro powered GTX, XRay has dropped details on their latest GTXE. The GTXE is a 1/8 electric powered GT race car that can also be used for some serious high speed bashing. Here are some of the new GTXE’s highlights- * Increased oil capacity in diffs * New front upper arms with [...]

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Traction Hobby Founder II Rubicon Crawler ARTR

Traction Hobby 1/8 Founder II Rubicon ARTR

Recently announced by Traction Hobby is a ARTR version of their 1/8th scaled Founder II Rubicon scale rock crawler. The large 1/8 Founder II is heavy on scale realism and features a heavy duty chassis for serious trail driving. * Founder I Rubicon body * Comes with a number of upgrades * All-new aluminum portal axles * Front & rear brass knuckle weights * Billet [...]

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