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DX5 Rugged 5-Channel DSMR Transmitter (SPMR5200G)

DX5 Rugged 5-Channel DSMR Transmitter (SPMR5200G)

News By Jim T. Graham
The green case Special Edition Spektrum DX5 Rugged redefines radio control with unmatched innovation and durability that no off-roader, basher or boater will want to be without. The result is
Spektrum 6240 RX Servo Mount

Spektrum 6240 RX Servo Mount

News By Jason Cole
Sometimes the simple things make all the difference and that's the case for this Spektrum 6240 RX servo mount.
Axial 1/10 RR10 Bomber 4WD Rock Racer RTR

Axial 1/10 RR10 Bomber 4WD Rock Racer RTR

News By Jason Cole
Axial dominated 1/10 scale rock racing with the RR10 Bomber 4WD. This updated rig continues that dominance with upgrades that include a Spektrum DX3 radio, rear red LED light bar, and a choice of
Firma 40 Amp Brushed Smart 2-in-1 ESC and Receiver

Firma 40 Amp Brushed Smart 2-in-1 ESC and Receiver

News By Jason Cole
The Firma 40 amp brushed ESC is the ideal option for 1/10 scale kits and a great upgrade for brushed models. Crawlers and Scalers will love the built-in receiver and will be blown away by the
1/10 SCX10 III Jeep JLU Wrangler with Portals 4WD Kit (AXI03007)

1/10 SCX10 III Jeep JLU Wrangler with Portals 4WD Kit (AXI03007)

News By Jim T. Graham
This kit gives builders the latest SCX10 platform and a transmission with DIG and 2-speed options, plus a clear scale body to finish in your own custom style.
DX3 Smart 3-Channel Transmitter with SR315 Receiver (SPM2340)

DX3 Smart 3-Channel Transmitter with SR315 Receiver (SPM2340)

News By Jim T. Graham
With the 3-channel DX3 2.4GHz DSMR radio and SR315 receiver, budget-conscious drivers can upgrade affordably for superior range, response and interference resistance - and also be equipped to take
DX6R Gets Smart Technology!

DX6R Gets Smart Technology!

News By Jason Cole
Some cool news for DX6R owners. An open beta Raceware update is now available for Smart Technology Telemetry!
CloudLaps - A Decoder less Solution for Lap-timing

CloudLaps - A Decoder less Solution for Lap-timing

Article By mikeylama
Here is an interesting cloud-based solution for tracking lap times.
Axialfest 2020

Axialfest 2020

Article By Jim T. Graham
AXIALFEST is a customer appreciation event held by Axial Racing to thank its loyal customers for their support.
Axial SCX24 1967 Chevrolet C10 1/24 RTR

Axial SCX24 1967 Chevrolet C10 1/24 RTR

News By Jim T. Graham
As a C10 owner, I love anything close to my truck. So I'm super stoked about this new Axial release!
Losi -  Tenacity TT Pro 4WD SCT Brushless RTR

Losi - Tenacity TT Pro 4WD SCT Brushless RTR

News By Jim T. Graham
The Losi TENACITY TT Pro 1/10-scale 4WD is the legendary TEN platform reimagined. Fast, tough, and loaded with the latest technology, this trophy truck is just as comfortable on a track as it is in
Pro-Line 2020 Jeep Gladiator Clear Body

Pro-Line 2020 Jeep Gladiator Clear Body

News By Jason Cole
If you are a Jeep fan and have a 12.3" crawler, you are going to love the Pro-Line 2020 Jeep Gladiator body.
Axial - SMT10 Grave Digger 1/10th 4wd Monster Truck RTR

Axial - SMT10 Grave Digger 1/10th 4wd Monster Truck RTR

News By Jim T. Graham
Licensed from Feld Motorsports, the genuine Grave Digger ‘50s-era panel van body is as ghoulishly real as it gets, from the trademark graveyard paint scheme and chrome Zoomie headers to the driver
ARRMA 1/5 KRATON 4X4 8S BLX Brushless Speed Monster Truck RTR

ARRMA 1/5 KRATON 4X4 8S BLX Brushless Speed Monster Truck RTR

News By Jason Cole
The KRATON 8S BLX 4WD Speed Monster Truck stands out for more reasons than its huge 1/5 scale size. It's built for extreme bashing with ARRMA toughness, 8S capable brushless power, and a
Audi R8 Drag Races an Arrma Infraction, Racing Drone and an AMG G63

Audi R8 Drag Races an Arrma Infraction, Racing Drone and an AMG G63

Article By Jason Cole
What vehicle do you think will win this epic drag race between RC and full size?
Axial 1/10 Capra 1.9 Unlimited 4WD RTR Trail Buggy

Axial 1/10 Capra 1.9 Unlimited 4WD RTR Trail Buggy

News By Jason Cole
The Axial Capra 1.9 Unlimited Trail Buggy is ready for cutting-edge crawling, with portal axles plus a transmitter-operated DIG function for a tighter turning radius.
1/18 Mini-T 2.0 2WD Stadium Truck RTR  (LOS01015T1)

1/18 Mini-T 2.0 2WD Stadium Truck RTR (LOS01015T1)

News By Jim T. Graham
Reinvented with modern technology and Team Losi Racing engineering, the Losi Mini-T 2.0 1/18th-scale 2WD Truck honors the heritage of the original Mini-T with features and options never dreamed of
Spektrum DX5 Rugged Transmitter - Now in Orange

Spektrum DX5 Rugged Transmitter - Now in Orange

News By Jason Cole
New from SpektrumRC: The DX5 Rugged DSMR Transmitter, Orange Special Edition!
Losi DBXL-E 2.0  2.0: 1/5th 4wd Smart RTR

Losi DBXL-E 2.0 2.0: 1/5th 4wd Smart RTR

News By Jim T. Graham
The original DBXL-E is the go-to vehicle for large scale bashers and enthusiasts alike. It's agile handling, out of the box speeds and durability make it a fan favorite.
My First Crawler, Axial 1/10 SCX10 II

My First Crawler, Axial 1/10 SCX10 II

Article By nhk750
We have helped spread the RC crawler addiction to RCGroups user nhk750! Here is his post on getting going in the RC rock crawler world!!
Axial SCX10 II 1955 Ford 1/10th 4WD RTR

Axial SCX10 II 1955 Ford 1/10th 4WD RTR

News By Jim T. Graham
Axial unveils its first scale Ford body — an officially licensed, detailed 1955 Ford F-100 — as the topper for its latest trail performer featuring the SCX10 II 4X4 chassis.
1/24 SCX24 2019 Jeep Wrangler JLU CRC Rock Crawler 4WD RTR

1/24 SCX24 2019 Jeep Wrangler JLU CRC Rock Crawler 4WD RTR

News By Jim T. Graham
The ready-to-run Axial SCX24 Jeep Wrangler JLU CRC 4WD enables any RC enthusiast to stage a crawling adventure anytime and anywhere, indoors or out.
1/10 Tenacity DB Pro 4WD Desert Buggy Brushless RTR with Smart, Fox Racing

1/10 Tenacity DB Pro 4WD Desert Buggy Brushless RTR with Smart, Fox Racing

News By Jim T. Graham
The Losi TENACITY DB Pro 1/10-scale 4WD Buggy is a continuation of the legendary TEN platform. Extremely durable, fast, and featuring cutting-edge technology, this buggy is perfect for backyard
Horizon Hobby -  Gil Losi Jr. Returns to Team Losi Racing

Horizon Hobby - Gil Losi Jr. Returns to Team Losi Racing

News By Jim T. Graham
Gil Losi Jr. is back working closely with the Losi race team!
1/10 Capra 1.9 Unlimited Trail 4WD Buggy Kit (AXI03004)

1/10 Capra 1.9 Unlimited Trail 4WD Buggy Kit (AXI03004)

News By Jim T. Graham
The Axial Capra 1.9 Unlimited Trail Buggy Builder's Kit for advanced drivers is engineered for cutting-edge crawling, with portal axles plus a transmitter-operated DIG function that allows a tighter
1/7 MOJAVE 6S BLX 4WD Desert Racer with Spektrum RTR

1/7 MOJAVE 6S BLX 4WD Desert Racer with Spektrum RTR

News By Jim T. Graham
eady-to-run and 6S-capable, the ARRMA MOJAVE BLX Desert Truck unleashes extreme bashing action on dirt, asphalt and grass, in sun, rain or snow. This version increases the size to a big 1/7 scale -
NEW Plug N Play Servo Winch Kit

NEW Plug N Play Servo Winch Kit

Article By Jason Cole
This is a pretty cool kit to add to your scale or non-scale rock crawlers. It's a Plug N Play winch kit with a preprogrammed winch controller and comes with all the bits you'll need.
Team Associated NanoSport Battle Cars

Team Associated NanoSport Battle Cars

News By Jason Cole
Team Associated took a page from the popular Rocket League video game and brought it to the real world with the NanoSport Ready-To-Run Car Package.
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.
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
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!
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