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HPI Racing Venture Universal Wheel Well Set

HPI Racing Venture Universal Wheel Well Set

Add even more scale realism to your Venture FJ with a new Universal Wheel Well Set from HPI Racing. The wheel wells are molded from a clear polycarbonate and can make a striking difference in the scale appearance of your rig. * Helps to keep dirt and debris out of the chassis * Simply paint, cut out, then install * Includes instructions and [...]

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SSD RC Heavy Brass Knuckles HPI Venture

SSD RC Heavy Brass Knuckles For The HPI Venture

Take a look at the new Heavy Brass Knuckles for the HPI Venture from SSD RC. The knuckles help add weight down low on your FJ to increase performance when rock crawling. The knuckles are CNC machined out of brass and come with a gun metal finish. 11mm bearings are used in the knuckles and they were designed to be [...]

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RC4WD Metal Side Sliders HPI Venture

RC4WD Metal Side Sliders For The HPI Venture

New for all you HPI Venture FJ owners are CChand Side Sliders from RC4WD. The side sliders can add scale realism to your rig, while also protecting the body while out rock crawling. Here are some of the side slider’s features and specifications- * Made from hand welded stainless steel * Progressive bend design * Corrosion resistant, black powder-coated finish * Length- 6.23″ * Height- [...]

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HPI Racing Stop At Nothing Video

HPI Racing Stop At Nothing Video

The good folks over at HPI Racing have posted a new video titled Stop At Nothing. We have posted the video below, have a look to see a nice overview of the entire HPI Racing line-up in one short video. From the scale realistic Venture FJ, to one of their outrageous 1/5th scaled buggies, HPI knows how to make fun [...]

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STRC HPI Venture Aluminum Upgrades

More HPI Venture Aluminum Upgrades From STRC

New from STRC for the HPI Venture is an Aluminum Transmission Case and Aluminum Rear Lock-Outs. Steve and his crew over at STRC designed both items to be more durable than the stock units they replace, as well as being very cool looking. Also, both parts are available in a multitude of different colors to help match your rig. The aluminum [...]

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Everybody’s Scalin’ – Venturing Out

It’s been about a month and a half since we finished our HPI Venture FJ review, and I’ve since put in quite a bit more time on the truck. I wanted to give some updated thoughts, especially after driving so many other rigs recently. Let’s talk about the Toyota, shall we? I really enjoy how this truck is laid out from [...]

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HPI Venture FJ Video

Video – Mountain Climbing With The HPI Venture FJ

With the new Venture FJ getting ready to take over trails across the globe, HPI has released another video showing off its off-road capabilities. This time the HPI crew, including our buddy HPI Frank, took off on a mountain to show off what the Venture can do in extremely harsh conditions. The video shows the Venture doing some serious trailing, [...]

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Review – HPI Venture Toyota FJ Cruiser

The HPI Venture Toyota FJ Cruiser is finally here. Was it worth the wait? Let’s cut to the chase and find out. From: HPI Racing Direct Link: HPI Venture Toyota FJ Cruiser Unboxing: BSRC Unboxes the Venture FJ Review By: Doug Welker Photography By: Doug Welker Specs: RTR or Kit: RTR 2wd or 4wd: 4wd Shaft or Belt: Shaft Electric or Gas: Electric Scale: 1/10th Length: 20.7″ (527mm) Width: 9″ (227mm) Height: 9.4″ (238mm) with roof rack, 8.5″ [...]

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Everybody’s Scalin’ – A Whole Lotta Stuff Going On

Apologies for missing a few usual posts the last couple weeks, but it’s been crazy around here. It’ll be 4 years helping out the Big Squid crew later this month for me, and with no hyperbole I can say the last couple weeks have been the busiest. We have a ton of scaler content about ready to drop over the next month, [...]

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Unboxing - HPI Racing Venture Toyota FJ Cruiser RTR 4WD Scal…

Well, lookie here now! The UPS man just dropped off a very important box- the long awaited HPI Racing Venture FJ Cruiser RTR 4WD Scale Crawler! For those that don’t follow scale crawling, this rig has been anticipated for a very long time. It’s also a significant release even if you have no interest in scaling as it’s one of the flagship [...]

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HPI Venture FJ Video

HPI Racing Venture FJ “Stop At Nothing” Video

With the final release of the Venture FJ Cruiser nearly here, HPI Racing has posted a new action video. The video below shows the FJ cruising over a bunch of different terrain. From snow, to rock, to sandy beaches, the Venture FJ Cruiser is more than ready to tackle your next scale adventure. If you would like to see [...]

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Video HPI Venture FJ

Video – HPI Venture FJ Cruiser At The UK RECON G6

The folks at HPI Racing recently uploaded a video featuring their Toyota FJ Cruiser being driven at the UK Recon G6. This video does a great job of showing how real the Venture looks when driven out in the wild, plus it also shows how capable it is. The Venture is shown crawling over rocks, picking tight lines, and doing [...]

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Everybody’s Scalin’ – Busy Summer

With Memorial Weekend just around the corner, business is about to pick up! We spoke with HPI earlier this week and were notified that our Venture FJ Cruiser review kit will be showing up very soon! Not only that, but they reiterated their confidence in the vehicle and dared us to drive it like we stole it. Challenge accepted. You may think “well duh, every [...]

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Everybody’s Scalin’ – Specifications on the HPI Venture FJ

It may of taken awhile, but the HPI Venture FJ is finally about to see release! Ahead of that, official specifications have come out and there are some interesting things to discuss, for sure. I’m going to hit on what I find to be the most interesting aspects of the rig, but you can view the whole spec sheet right here. It’s great [...]

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HPI Venture FJ Video

New HPI Racing Venture FJ Video From The Nuremburg Toy Fair

Frank and the HPI Racing crew have just posted a new video of the HPI Venture FJ. The video not only goes over some of the cooler aspects of the Venture’s chassis, but also includes some new action footage. Even more importantly, the video teases the latest release date for the Cruiser, which is now slated to start shipping this [...]

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