Vintage Offroad Nationals

May 13, 2015
RC car race featuring vintage RC cars and trucks on a dirt track in Waterbury CT.

RCX

April 13, 2015
RCX is a trade show in the remote control hobby industry held annually in Orange County California.
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    Feb 11, 2016
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    Mattel Superman Build
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  • Big Squid RC
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    STRC Aluminum Nut Drivers
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  • RC Insider
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    Riccardo Berton wins the 2016 Montpel...
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  • Live RC
    Feb 11, 2016
    Moore and Kasuya split from HB-HPI Ra...
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  • Live RC
    Feb 11, 2016
    Cragg and Martin split British Winter...
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  • Team Associated
    Feb 11, 2016
    New! RC8T3 Nitro Team Kit
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  • Team Associated
    Feb 11, 2016
    The ALL NEW ESS-ONE+ Engine Sound Sys...
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  • Live RC
    Feb 11, 2016
    Team Magic Europe and HRC track banners
    HRC Distribution has released a variety of Team Magic banners that tracks can use to decorate their facilities.
  • HobbyKing
    Feb 10, 2016
    Walkera F210 FPV RTF Racing Quad - Ho...
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    YGE-4 (old version) Top Side View - P...
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  • Traxxas
    Feb 10, 2016
    Find Me Beeper
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  • Live RC
    Feb 10, 2016
    New STRC one-piece machined aluminum ...
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  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 10, 2016
    Luxury RC Wraith Aluminum Body Panel Kit
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  • Live RC
    Feb 10, 2016
    Awesome time-lapse showing assembly o...
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    GAUI Eclipse E28F Open Box HD
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    Feb 10, 2016
    RC Concept 48 pitch aluminium pinions
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    Feb 10, 2016
    XHover Element ARF Race Quad With Video
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  • Live RC
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    XRAY carbon fiber steering block exte...
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    New FireBrand RC DEF-STAR D2M aluminu...
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  • Live RC
    Feb 10, 2016
    New RC Concept lightweight aluminum 4...
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    Feb 10, 2016
    Yaniv Sivan wins Israeli League Rd6
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  • Esprit Model
    Feb 10, 2016
    Opale Is On It’s Way!!!
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  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 10, 2016
    Reedy Blackbox 800Z ESC Sonic 540-M3 ...
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  • Big Squid RC
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    Video – Pro-Line SwitchBlade 1/8 Bu...
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  • RedRC.net
    Feb 10, 2016
    Xray XB2 steering knuckle Ackermann p...
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  • RC Insider
    Feb 10, 2016
    Aquacraft: Mini Alligator Tours
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  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
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    FremantleMedia appoints new multi-ter...
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    Feb 10, 2016
    AVID: New Aluminum Parts Tray – 3 S...
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  • RC Insider
    Feb 10, 2016
    Flash Point: New Items
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  • RedRC.net
    Feb 10, 2016
    Andy Moore & Hiroyuki Kasuya depa...
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    Feb 10, 2016
    Murray wins Formula class at GT12 Nat...
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    KidKraft appoints leadership trio
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    Feb 10, 2016
    Tesla introduce new nitro fuel line
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  • RedRC.net
    Feb 10, 2016
    Murray wins at BRCA GT12 National Cha...
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  • RC Insider
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    TRG114 roll damper with multi-piece p...
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  • RedRC.net
    Feb 10, 2016
    Tamiya Racing Fighter 1/10th 2WD buggy
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    Toy industry economic impact in the U...
  • Live RC
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    Exotek EXO22SCT chassis conversion fo...
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    Feb 10, 2016
    Coelho, Streit and Rathiesky claimed ...
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  • Live RC
    Feb 10, 2016
    Berton won Montpellier GP
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  • Live RC
    Feb 10, 2016
    Richards gave Maclan MRR motor its bi...
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  • ElectriFly
    Feb 9, 2016
    2016 Hobbico E-Fest Highlights
  • Live RC
    Feb 9, 2016
    TALK IT UP TUESDAY: Chris Tocco
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  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 9, 2016
    update – tbs vendetta rtf FPV race ...
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  • RC Insider
    Feb 9, 2016
    Reedy: Blackbox 800Z ESC/Sonic 540-M3...
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  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 9, 2016
    Latest Pictures – HPI Venture FJ Cr...
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  • Live RC
    Feb 9, 2016
    Pro-Line showed off the SwitchBlade t...
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  • Losi
    Feb 9, 2016
    Mini Snow Day!
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    Feb 9, 2016
    The Sights Of E-Fest 2016
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  • RC Insider
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    Futaba: S9372SV S.Bus High-Torque Hig...
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  • Live RC
    Feb 9, 2016
    New Reedy Blackbox 800Z speed control...
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    LaTrax Teton (#76054-1) 4WD Monster T...
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    Feb 9, 2016
    New HARD Racing Cheng Ho X-Large haul...
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  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 9, 2016
    Venom Booth At E-Fest 2016
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  • Traxxas
    Feb 9, 2016
    LaTrax Alias (#6608) Quad-Rotor Helic...
  • Esprit Model
    Feb 9, 2016
    Coming Soon From AXi
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    LaTrax SST (#76044-1)
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    Feb 9, 2016
    Watch Adam Drake show how to prep pre...
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  • RedRC.net
    Feb 9, 2016
    RPM Team Durango & Arrma 1/8th wi...
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  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 9, 2016
    Castle Creations Booth At E-Fest 2016
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  • RedRC.net
    Feb 9, 2016
    RJ Hart doubles at RC Super Bowl race
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  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Feb 9, 2016
    Green Board Games acquires Flights of...
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    Feb 9, 2016
    HIT Winter Series Rd3 – Report
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  • RedRC.net
    Feb 9, 2016
    Axon World Spec SH springs for 1/10th...
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  • RedRC.net
    Feb 9, 2016
    Trinity ReVtech 24K 25.5T VTA motor
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  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Feb 9, 2016
    Hasbro reports revenue, operating pro...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 9, 2016
    Hard Racing Cheng-Ho XL hauler bag
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  • RedRC.net
    Feb 9, 2016
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Recent Updates
  • Rotor Live

    March 17, 2015
    Some brief info about Rotor Live, the RC helicopter trade fair held annually in Germany.
  • IRCHA Jamboree

    March 17, 2015
    The IRCHA Jamboree, or simply IRCHA, is an RC helicopter fly-in held annually in the US in Muncie, Indiana.
  • Joe Nall Fly-In

    March 17, 2015
    Joe Nall Fly-in takes place in Woodruff, SC in May, annually. It consists of RC airplanes and helicopters and features the hobby's most known pilots.
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair

    March 17, 2015
    The Nuremberg Toy Fair is one of the world's largest toy fairs featuring massive amounts of toys.
  • Florida Jets

    March 16, 2015
    Florida Jets is a RC fly-in that takes place annually in Lakeland, FL and features RC Jets.
  • Remote Control Voyager of the Seas

    June 19, 2014
    Remote Controlled, scale model of the Royal Caribbean Voyager of the Seas. Two meters long constructed of fiberglass over five years.
  • Free AS3X Receiver Cables - Intro Offer

    June 1, 2014
    Free data cables with Spektrum's latest programmable AS3X receivers announced this weekend by Horizon Hobby.
  • Horizon Hobby Is Looking For Reviewers

    March 11, 2014
    Horizon Hobby is looking for 25 people to help test and review their remote control vehicles including airplanes, cars, and boats.
  • eFest (Hobbico eFest)

    February 10, 2014
    The Hobbico eFest is an all electric fly-in that takes place annually in Champain, IL.
  • Forza 450 EX and Forza 700 Announced for 2014

    December 27, 2013
    JR ProPo announced recently that they will be releasing the Forza 450EX (a second version of the current Forza 450) and the Forza 700 in the Spring of 2014.
  • Logo 480 Xxtreme First Look Video

    December 16, 2013
    New first-look video of the Logo 480 Xxtreme - The latest creation from Mikado which features their Xxtreme line of helis in a 500-sized electric.
  • Composite Fuselages - Blade 130x, mCPx, Nano CPx

    December 16, 2013
    Goblin-style composite fuselages now available for the Blade 130x, Blade nCPX, and Blade Nano CPx from Fusuno.
  • To the Smaller XXtreme - Logo 480

    November 11, 2013
    Mikado offers more details on their new Logo 480 XXtreme electric heli. Here are the details of the new product offering.
  • Stingray 500 Quadcopter Setup Videos

    November 5, 2013
    CJ Youngblood, the manufacturer/designer of the Next-D Stingray 500 Quadcopter has been quietly assembling a fantastic list of setup videos for the new product.
  • Nissan Silvia S15 1/10 RTR: V100-C

    October 31, 2013
    New from Horizon Hobby's Vaterra brand is a 1/10 scale version of the popular full- size Nissan Silva S15.
  • Protos 700, AKA Protos Max

    October 12, 2013
    The new Protos 700 received an updated release date recently and possibly a new name, the Protos Max.
  • First Trex 150 Video

    October 11, 2013
    Align Corp, today, posted this video of their newest Trex - the Trex 150 - a concept micro electric heli which appears well on its way to production.
  • E-Flite P-51D Mustang 280

    September 10, 2013
    The E-Flite P-51D Mustang 280 is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features a balsa constructed airframe in an ARF completion level, a wingspan of 650mm, and a weight of 210-235 g.
  • Trex 450L Pics & Video Released

    August 9, 2013
    Pictures of the new Trex 450L have been posted on Align's Facebook page. We've posted copies here.
  • Spektrum DX9 Product Video

    August 2, 2013
    Spektrum have posted their product intro video for their new DX9 transmitter on their brand YouTube page. It offers a nice overview of the new product.
  • ParkZone Ultra-Micro Icon A5

    August 2, 2013
    The ParkZone Ultra-Micro Icon A5 with AS3X is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features a molded foam airframe, a wingspan of 622mm, and a weight of 94 g.
  • Spektrum DX9

    August 1, 2013
    The DX9 by Spektrum is a 9-channel transmitter that is designed with the same look and feel of the more advanced DX18 radios.
  • E-Flite J-3 Cub 450

    July 18, 2013
    The E-Flite J-3 Cub 450 is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features a balsa constructed airframe in an ARF completion level, a wingspan of 1300mm, and a weight of 940-1005 g.
  • E-Flite Extra 330SC BP 3D

    July 18, 2013
    The E-Flite Extra 330SC BP 3D is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features a balsa constructed airframe in an ARF completion level, a wingspan of 942mm, and a weight of 587-613 g.
  • E-Flite C-Ray 180

    July 18, 2013
    The E-Flite C-Ray 180 is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features molded foam construction, a PNP completion level, a wingspan of 550mm, and a weight of 125 g.
  • Heli Masters

    July 17, 2013
    A self-proclaimed 3D world series of RC helicopter flight, the Heli Masters is a competition series featuring pilots from around the world.
  • E-Flite Beast 60e

    July 17, 2013
    The E-Flite Beast 60e is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features a balsa constructed airframe in an ARF completion level, a wingspan of 145 cm, and a weight of 4.05-4.35 kg.
  • E-Flite Apprentice S 15e

    July 17, 2013
    The E-Flite Apprentice S 15e is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features a foam constructed airframe, a wingspan of 1500mm, and a weight of 1390 g.