Trim Your Spikes

The battle to remove traction isn’t a common one but it does happen. Ultra high-grip tracks are becoming the norm and whether it’s clay or carpet, traction rolling and flipping can be tough to eliminate. Altering th...
by Jeff Eveleigh
 

 
 

Vaterra – Go Earth? Strange name, but looking good.

I’ll be honest, when I heard a new line of RC cars was coming out I thought it would just be another “found it on the streets of China and pawning it off as “designed.” I was wrong. I stopped in at the n...
by Derek Buono
 

 
 

The Hot Bodies D812 is Coming….

Hot Bodies has posted the press release on the D812 with perfect timing; as many of these very cars are qualifying (and rather well) at the 2012 IFMAR World Championships in Argentina. We looked closely at Ty Tessmann’s R...
by Jeff Eveleigh
 

 

 

Kyosho Introduces the RB6

Kyosho is getting ready to roll out a new purebred racing macine. The new Ultima RB6 is the latest in the Ultima line of vehicles, which is a further development of the breed, and it includes all the enhancements that have been...
by Derek Buono
 

 
 

Finally!! A TLR 22 Based Short Course Truck

To be honest, we were very surprised when Team Losi Racing decided to release a 22 Stadium Truck, which is a somewhat dying class, before they made a Short Course version. Well, TLR is about to release exactly that; a full blow...
by Derek Buono
 

 
 

SC8.2e RTR – We want

One of the more baffling trends is something that never took off. With 1/8-scale electric, and nitro, topping the “cool and trendy” bits of the hobby and Short Course being hugely popular the obvious mixed-breed of ...
by Derek Buono