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ARRMA 1/8 TYPHON MEGA 550 Brushed 4WD Speed Buggy

ARRMA 1/8 TYPHON MEGA 550 Brushed 4WD Speed Buggy

News By Jason Cole
ARRMA's new brushed 1/8th scale buggy is a ready to run right out of the box. It equipped with with everything you need including a Spektrum STX2 2.4Ghz radio.
1/10 GRANITE MEGA 550 Brushed 4WD Monster Truck RTR (ARA102714T1)

1/10 GRANITE MEGA 550 Brushed 4WD Monster Truck RTR (ARA102714T1)

News By Jim T. Graham
Built for monster truck bashing straight from the box, the rugged 1/10 scale ARRMA GRANITE 4X4 MEGA 550 comes fully equipped for all-terrain fun - and includes a Spektrum STX2 2.4GHz radio system for
1/10 SCX10 II UMG10 6x6 Rock Crawler RTR (AXI03002)

1/10 SCX10 II UMG10 6x6 Rock Crawler RTR (AXI03002)

News By Jim T. Graham
For scalers who want a 6x6 crawler, the Ready-to-run Axial SCX10 II UMG10 6X6 delivers realistic performance with an authentic military feel. It features the unrelenting SCX10™ II chassis for exciting
RCGroups Place of the Month - Crawler Canyon Park

RCGroups Place of the Month - Crawler Canyon Park

Article By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is Crawler Canyon Park located in Rockdale, Illinois. This is Chicagolands premier R/C crawler park with outstanding challenges through every inch of the intense terrain
Insane Custom RC Truck Video

Insane Custom RC Truck Video

Article By Jason Cole
OK, this will probably be the coolest video you see today. It comes from photographer Danny Huynh with his creation showing an officially licensed Chevrolet Blazer Hard Body Complete Set and lots of
ECX 1/10 Amp Crush 2WD Monster Truck RTR

ECX 1/10 Amp Crush 2WD Monster Truck RTR

News By Jason Cole
The ECX AMP CRUSH is a true-to-scale Monster Truck ready to crash, smash and bash with the best of them. Featuring hard-hitting durability and waterproof electronics, the AMP CRUSH smashes the
RCGroups Place of the Month - Radio Control Headquarters Shop

RCGroups Place of the Month - Radio Control Headquarters Shop

Article By Jason Cole
A great local hobby shop in San Antonio. Covers surface and air hobbies so be sure to check them out.
1/7 INFRACTION All-Road Street Bash 6S BLX RTR with AVC (ARA109001)

1/7 INFRACTION All-Road Street Bash 6S BLX RTR with AVC (ARA109001)

News By Jim T. Graham
Take your truck bashing to the street with the ready-to-run ARRMA® INFRACTION™ 6S BLX 4WD. It's the first RC truck of its kind - DESIGNED FAST and DESIGNED TOUGH for hard-hitting action and speeds of
ARMMA 1/7 LIMITLESS All-Road Speed Bash: Roller

ARMMA 1/7 LIMITLESS All-Road Speed Bash: Roller

News By Jason Cole
ARRMA® unveils the 1/7 scale LIMITLESS™ 4WD roller — the first street basher in our lineup of fast, tough RC vehicles.
1/10 Brutus 2WD Monster Truck Brushed RTR (ECX03055)

1/10 Brutus 2WD Monster Truck Brushed RTR (ECX03055)

News By Jim T. Graham
The ECX Brutus Monster Truck is a true-to-life monster truck designed to intimidate the rest of the backyard bashers. Featuring a powerful Dynamite 550-size motor and officially-licensed trim scheme,
1/10 OUTCAST 4x4 4S BLX Brushless Truggy RTR, Black (ARA102692)

1/10 OUTCAST 4x4 4S BLX Brushless Truggy RTR, Black (ARA102692)

News By Jim T. Graham
Big OUTCAST performance — 4S-capable brushless power and 50+ mph speed!
Hudy Air Vac

Hudy Air Vac

News By Jason Cole
The HUDY Air Vac is a handy, ultra-compact electric-powered vacuum pump for 1/8 off-road shock absorbers.
Micro 3D Printed FPV Tank

Micro 3D Printed FPV Tank

News By Jason Cole
Now here's a fun project for you guys with 3D Printers. Thingiverse user JaniKabalin posted up this Micro FPV Tank project whose inspiration came from the Tiny Trak.
2019 ARRMA 1/8 6S BLX Updated Line-up

2019 ARRMA 1/8 6S BLX Updated Line-up

News By Jason Cole
ARRMA brings huge updates for 2019 to the 1/8 6S BLX line-up! The fastest and toughest, all packing heat with the BLX 185 system as standard..
RC Demolition Derby Video

RC Demolition Derby Video

Article By Jason Cole
Now this looks like fun. The guys at the Backhills RC club scaled down a demolition derby to RC cars and trucks.
1/10 SCX10 II 4WD Rock Crawler Kit (AXI90075)

1/10 SCX10 II 4WD Rock Crawler Kit (AXI90075)

News By Jim T. Graham
Axial introduces a 1/10 scale truck kit for experienced drivers that features the unrelenting SCX10 II chassis with an aggressive forward cab body. Trick out the kit to your personal specs and prevail
1/10 Ford Raptor Baja Rey 4WD Desert Truck

1/10 Ford Raptor Baja Rey 4WD Desert Truck

Article By Jim T. Graham
The Losi Ford Raptor Baja Rey is a killer desert RC truck! Engineered to race, the Baja Rey's 4-link suspension and true-to-scale body make it an amazing RC desert racer.
1/18 Yeti Jr Can-Am Maverick X3 4WD

1/18 Yeti Jr Can-Am Maverick X3 4WD

News By Jason Cole
This 4x4 Yeti Jr is ready for fun right out of the box. It has an independent suspension like it's bigger brother with a floating solid rear axle for better handling, increased clearance and improved
ECX 1/10 Axe 2WD Monster Truck RTR ECX03056

ECX 1/10 Axe 2WD Monster Truck RTR ECX03056

News By Jason Cole
ECX has a new monster truck out based on the Axe. It's a 10th scale RC ready to run vehicle that features a licensed Axe MT body, wheel and tires for that cool firetruck look.
1/10 22S 2WD SCT RTR, Kicker (LOS03022T2)

1/10 22S 2WD SCT RTR, Kicker (LOS03022T2)

News By Jim T. Graham
The Losi 22S SCT is the perfect vehicle for RC enthusiasts looking to capture the thrills of big air, blazing speeds, and responsive cornering. Based on the TLR® 22™ race platform, the 22S SCT is
H-King 1/8 HKM-390 On-Road Racing Motorcycle V2

H-King 1/8 HKM-390 On-Road Racing Motorcycle V2

News By Jason Cole
H-King has a new version of the HKM390 brushless on-road 8th scale motorcycle. These things always fascinate me...
Traxxas TRX4 Sport FPV Trucks - 3 Cameras!

Traxxas TRX4 Sport FPV Trucks - 3 Cameras!

Article By Jason Cole
Now this is pretty sweet! RCGroups user Maxxborg outfitted three Traxxas TRX4 trucks with FPV cams to cover multiple angles making it the ultimate FPV set up.
ECX 1/18 Temper Gen2 4WD Rock Crawler

ECX 1/18 Temper Gen2 4WD Rock Crawler

News By Jason Cole
These new and improved Rock Crawlers from ECX look like a lot of fun. They are built to handle tough terrain and the water proof electronics allow you to drive virtually anywhere.
Spektrum DX5 Rugged DSMR TX

Spektrum DX5 Rugged DSMR TX

News By Jason Cole
Spektrum has a hot new radio system that is as rugged and durable as any vehicle.
RCG Place of the Month - Hobby Stop

RCG Place of the Month - Hobby Stop

Article By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is Hobby Stop located in Rock Hill, South Carolina. This hobby shop was founded in 1992 by brothers Jim and Don Faris.
24th Scale RC Excavator

24th Scale RC Excavator

News By Jason Cole
I came across this video the other day and just thought this RC Excavator was super cool for only $50.
RC Trucks Drives Under Ice - Crazy Video!

RC Trucks Drives Under Ice - Crazy Video!

Article By Jason Cole
OK, this is pretty cool, an RC truck that drives on, into and under a frozen pond. Can your truck do this?
1/10 SCX10 II Raw Builders Kit (AXI90104)

1/10 SCX10 II Raw Builders Kit (AXI90104)

News By Jim T. Graham
Start with your favorite scale trail chassis, the Axial SCX10 II. Top it off with electronics and your choice of body, tires, and wheels. Now you’ve got a custom scaler with proven performance and a
Losi 1/6 Super Rock Rey 4WD

Losi 1/6 Super Rock Rey 4WD

News By Jason Cole
This thing looks like a beast of a truck capable of 50+ MPH, up to 8S Lipo batteries, AVC stabilization tech and DSMR.
ECX 1/24 Barrage UV 4WD Scaler Crawler RTR FPV

ECX 1/24 Barrage UV 4WD Scaler Crawler RTR FPV

News By Jason Cole
These new 4WD scale crawlers are detailed and stylish, but the killer feature here is the built-in front mounted camera and FPV system so you can drive the truck from a new perspective.
1/10 BIG ROCK CREW CAB 4x4 3S BLX Brushless RTR, Blue (ARA102711)

1/10 BIG ROCK CREW CAB 4x4 3S BLX Brushless RTR, Blue (ARA102711)

News By Jim T. Graham
Step up from brushed bashing to the 50+ mph performance of the 1/10 scale Big Rock Crew Cab 4X4. Its body supplies realistic "street" style, and inside, ARRMA has given this monster the toughness to
1/5 5IVE-T 2.0 4WD Short Course Truck Gas BND (LOS05014T2

1/5 5IVE-T 2.0 4WD Short Course Truck Gas BND (LOS05014T2

News By Jim T. Graham
The Losi 5IVE-T 2.0 BND: 1/5 4WD Gas Short Course Truck has all of the unrivaled performance of its predecessor and includes Bind-N-Drive technology allowing you to pick the transmitter that best fits
Force RC 1/8 Muckraker 4WD Truggy Brushless RTR

Force RC 1/8 Muckraker 4WD Truggy Brushless RTR

News By Jim T. Graham
The Force RC 1/8-Scale Muckraker 4WD Truggy is designed to fiercely grip the ground so you can dominate the open road. Durability, stability and power all combine for an incredible experience that
Basher RockSta 1/24 4WS Mini Rock Crawler Review

Basher RockSta 1/24 4WS Mini Rock Crawler Review

Review By Jason Cole
The Basher RockSta is a micro sized crawler with big features like you'd see in larger trucks. This is the 2nd version of this crawler and it now has metal gears for durability and features a cool 4
1/8 NOTORIOUS 6S BLX Classic Stunt Truck RTR

1/8 NOTORIOUS 6S BLX Classic Stunt Truck RTR

News By Jim T. Graham
For the ARRMA 1/8-scale NOTORIOUS 4WD, back flips, front flips, and extended wheelies are all a snap to perform.
New Venom Drive Surface Batteries

New Venom Drive Surface Batteries

News By Jason Cole
Venom just updated their surface batteries for cars, trucks and boats with over 50 new packs available.
Basher RockSta 1/24 4WS Mini Rock Crawler RTR With Metal Gears

Basher RockSta 1/24 4WS Mini Rock Crawler RTR With Metal Gears

News By Jason Cole
There's a new micro Basher RockSta and it now comes with metal gears. This 1/24 scale crawler is ready to tackle obstacles indoors or out and it is packed with great features that are usually only
DX5 Pro 5-Channel DSMR Transmitter with SR2100

DX5 Pro 5-Channel DSMR Transmitter with SR2100

News By Jim T. Graham
The Spektrum DX5 Pro includes more ergonomic options so that everything you drive can respond more harmoniously.
1/10 Hammerjaw 4WD Rock Bouncer Brushed RTR - Force RC

1/10 Hammerjaw 4WD Rock Bouncer Brushed RTR - Force RC

News By Jim T. Graham
The Force RC 1/10-Scale Hammerjaw Rock Bouncer 4X4 is an electric powered buggy designed with an impressive scale appearance and well-equipped to claw over just about anything. Everything you need is
Horizon 1/10 22S Maxxis 2WD SCT Brushless RTR with AVC

Horizon 1/10 22S Maxxis 2WD SCT Brushless RTR with AVC

News By Jim T. Graham
Based on the Team Losi Racing 22 race platform, the Losi 22S SCT RTR has taken the performance and durability of the 22 platform and maximized it to become the ultimate Ready-to-Run
Castle Creations Mamba X Crawler Edition Combo Review

Castle Creations Mamba X Crawler Edition Combo Review

Review By Jason Cole
We upgrade the Losi Rock Rey with Castle Creations latest Mamba X Crawler Series Combo to find out what makes this system so great.
Thunder Tiger Toyota Hilux 4wd - RCGroups Review

Thunder Tiger Toyota Hilux 4wd - RCGroups Review

Review By Matt Gunn
Modeled after the 1980 Toyota Hilux, this 1:16th scale off-road truck has the looks, performance, and price-point to make it a top contender for your next vehicle!
Losi 1/10 Rock Rey 4WD RTR Review with Spektrum FPV

Losi 1/10 Rock Rey 4WD RTR Review with Spektrum FPV

Review By Jason Cole
We take the Losi Rock Rey, give it some Spektrum FPV gear and go bashing on a trail.
User Review Highlight! Kyosho Ultima RB6 Readyset

User Review Highlight! Kyosho Ultima RB6 Readyset

Review By Matt Gunn
Let's take a look at RCGroups member TheMicroRcWorld's review of the Kyosho Ultima RB6 Readyset, a RTR entry-level 2wd buggy that's perfect for racing or bashing!
Dromida 1/18 Rally Car - RCGroups Review

Dromida 1/18 Rally Car - RCGroups Review

Review By Mean Joe Vermillion
The Dromida line of 1/18 scale RTR cars and trucks just keeps getting better! Mean Joe is back at it checking out the Rally Car. Let's take a look and see how this little beast stacks up!
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