RCX

March 9, 2016
RCX is a trade show in the remote control hobby industry held annually in Orange County California.

Vintage Offroad Nationals

May 13, 2015
RC car race featuring vintage RC cars and trucks on a dirt track in Waterbury CT.
RC NEWS FEED News from Around the RC Hobby Industry
  • Esprit Model
    Jun 24, 2016
    3.2.1…Lift Off!
    Our view of the AtlasV rocket launch… well at least what was left after lift off!
  • Big Squid RC
    Jun 24, 2016
    RS5 Modelsport 1/5 XF Formula One Cha...
    New from European company RS5 Modelsport is the 1/5th Scale XF Formula One Chassis. The XF brings scale realism and high performance to the 1/5th on-road sce...
  • Align
    Jun 24, 2016
    Alan Szabo Jr. ALIGN Trex 800E DFC Be...
  • HobbyKing
    Jun 24, 2016
    Weekly Update Ep 18 2016 HobbyKing ...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jun 24, 2016
    The Toy Store to close its London, Ox...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jun 24, 2016
    Monopoly the Musical is coming to Bro...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jun 24, 2016
    U.S.: Licensed toy sales grow 11 perc...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 24, 2016
    Rigert & Asendorf win at Swiss EP...
    The famous Lostallo track played host to round three of the Swiss electric on-road nationals. As usual with the current European Summer, parts of the race we...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jun 24, 2016
    President Obama signs TSCA reform bil...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 24, 2016
    Xtreme Racing SCX10 carbon frame rails
    Xtreme Racing have introduced a set of carbon fibre frame rails for the Axial SCX10 truck. Designed to replace the standard rails, the parts are cut from 3mm...
  • HobbyKing
    Jun 23, 2016
    RunCam Swift 600TVL FPV Camera - Hobb...
  • RC Insider
    Jun 23, 2016
    ETS hits 50 as Coelho LUX for title s...
    The penultimate round of the Euro Touring Series travels to Luxembourg this weekend (23- 25 June) and to one of the most unique circuits in the world. With i...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    ROAR Nitro Off-Road Nationals :: Trug...
  • RC Insider
    Jun 23, 2016
    Hartson leads AE to 7 Wins at JRBL EL...
    Steven Under the sunny skies of Huntington Beach lies the world-famous OCRC Raceway. Currently the home of the prestigious Reedy Off-Road Race of Champions,...
  • RC Insider
    Jun 23, 2016
    Shay Brand Wins Pro Buggy at SOS Roun...
    This past weekend the first round of the Southern Offroad Series was held at Henry County Remote Control Racing (HCRCR) in McDonough, GA. The race brought in...
  • RC Insider
    Jun 23, 2016
    Zammit triples at the Victorian Drive...
    Cameron Team Associated and Reedy dominated the Open classes in round 2 of the Victorian Drivers Series down under, with young gun Cameron Zammit doing the ...
  • RC Insider
    Jun 23, 2016
    AKA Race Results – Weekly Update ...
    AKA Race Results – Weekly Update – June 18-19 AKA Team Driver David Ronnefalk Won the 1/8 Nitro Buggy class by an impressive 2 laps over the fiel...
  • RC Insider
    Jun 23, 2016
    Jacques Libar wins Luxembourg Nationa...
    One week ago was the second round of Luxembourg Nationals, at LMCC Luxembourg. Team Magic driver Jacques Libar obtained the Pole Position and the overall Win...
  • RC Insider
    Jun 23, 2016
    Janssen dominates the Dutch Nationals...
    Rob Rob Janssen dominated the third round of Dutch Nationals, at RC Hotwheels club at Deventer. Rob set the best lap, obtained the TQ and won the race, whil...
  • Fancy Foam
    Jun 23, 2016
    1/22nd Fokker D. VI: My Return.
    Hello all, First of all, let's see if I still remember how to do this. Some of you might remember me, I was pretty active on here, developing the 0.9g ...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    RC4WD ARB Diff Cover For The Vaterra ...
    There are sure getting to be a lot of Vaterra Ascender owners out there, now RC4WD has a new scale accessory to help them uber-out their trucks. New from RC4...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    Duratrax Approach CR 1.9″ Tire Review
    Tires are hands down the number one upgrade you can make to nearly an rc vehicle. That doesn’t just apply to ... vehicles, you can easil...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    THURSDAY TESTIMONIALS: Slick Diffz B5...
    SDRC stock buggy front-runner Jose Villa re-built the differential in his B5M with hardware and lubricants from Slick Diffz - and this is what he thought abo...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    Upcoming Event – Summer Carnage In ...
    Do you live in the Midwest and have been looking for a scale off-road event to hit this summer? If so, take a look at the event flyer posted above. The Rock ...
  • Esprit Model
    Jun 23, 2016
    Keep Earth Green
    Flying isn’t our only hobby! Take a look at these beautiful trees we have planted.
  • Model Airplane News
    Jun 23, 2016
    How-To: Dromida Verso Drone Flip [VIDEO]
    From Hobbico: Performing flips and inverted flight with the Verso is easier than you might think, as you’ll see by watching this quick tutorial from the Dr...
  • Model Airplane News
    Jun 23, 2016
    KODO HD Camera Drone DIY [VIDEO]
    From Hobbico: Just how quick can getting crystal-clear HD pics and vids be? We can show you how to set up the KODO HD from Dromida in just thirty seconds! Vi...
  • Model Airplane News
    Jun 23, 2016
    Jeti Pro Power Batteries
    From Esprit Model: As Lithium Polymer battery technology continues to push new boundaries, Jeti Pro Power Lithium Polymer Batteries bring a whole new element...
  • Model Airplane News
    Jun 23, 2016
    Hitec HFP-30 Field Programmer
    From Hitec: Our lightweight HFP-30 Field Programmer is the latest in digital servo testing and programming. Packed with advanced features and a large, easy-t...
  • Model Airplane News
    Jun 23, 2016
    Hitec Vektor 280 Multirotor
    From Hitec: Our swift and fearless Vektor 280 is a high performance FPV racer built with a compact, integrated circuit board system for reduced weight and a ...
  • Model Airplane News
    Jun 23, 2016
    HobbyKing Eurofighter Typhoon V2 90mm...
    From HobbyKing: The Eurofighter 2000 is produced by a consortium of European countries to provide a 4 generation fighter to replace 1960’s and 70’s vinta...
  • Model Airplane News
    Jun 23, 2016
    HobbyKing Micro F22 Jet Fighter RTF [...
    From HobbyKing: One of the best parkflyer ... models you will find, the F22 is a complete ready to fly pusher model that is great fun and very ...
  • Esprit Model
    Jun 23, 2016
    Radio System: Telemetry Controls (Mot...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    New VP Racing Fuels t-shirt, monster ...
    Fans of VP Racing Fuels now have new choices to represent their favorite brand - including a pit mascot!
  • Big Squid RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    ASK Cubby, Version- Here Comes The An...
    Video tips Hello Cubby. A few months ago I started a Youtube channel dedicated to making rc videos. Do you have any tips for me? What kind of videos do you l...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    ETS hits 50 as Coelho LUX for title s...
    The penultimate round of the Euro Touring Series travels to Luxembourg this weekend (23-25 June) and to one of the most unique circuits in the world. With it...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    ETS hits 50 as Coelho LUX for title s...
    The penultimate round of the Euro Touring Series travels to Luxembourg this weekend (23-25 June) and to one of the most unique circuits in the world. With it...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    Krapp dominated 2WD at the third roun...
    In his first off-road race in nearly a year and a half, Christopher Krapp drove his new Schumacher buggy to the TQ and win in Celle for round three of the No...
  • ElectriFly
    Jun 23, 2016
    KODO HD Camera Drone DIY
  • ElectriFly
    Jun 23, 2016
    Frank Noll and Dromida Drones Take Ov...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    RUDDOG off-road tire gluing bands
    RUDDOG Distribution has released packs of four branded tire gluing bands made of stretchy red material that's 25mm wide and sized for both 1/10- and 1/8-scal...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    Serpent signed Loran Whiting
    Top US nitro on-road racer Loran Whiting has signed with Serpent ahead of this year's 200mm Worlds in Italy.
  • CARF Models
    Jun 23, 2016
    CARF-Models B-2 "Spirit" Maiden Flight
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    Hovgaard & Gosvig win at Danish E...
    Round four of the Danish Electric Off-road Nationals was held in Sommersted on a super high-bite and technical track. In the 2WD class, Frederik Hovgaard too...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    Hitec HFP-30 Digital Servo Programmer...
    Precisely dial-in your Hitec digital servos with Hitec’s new HFP-30 Servo Programmer & Tester. The HFP-30 has an easy to read LCD screen and the a...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jun 23, 2016
    LIMA releases Annual Global Licensing...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    Marc Fischer joins Capricorn
    Capricorn have announced the signing of former Serpent racer Marc Fischer to drive the brand’s LAB TE03 for the rest of the season, which includes the ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    Christopher Krapp wins at maiden Schu...
    The third round of the North German electric off-road regionals was held at the astro turf track in Celle, located between Hamburg and Hanover. In the 2WD cl...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    Loran Whiting teams up with Serpent
    Serpent have announced the signing of female U.S. racer, Loran Whiting to their team. Loran will focus on 1/10th scale nitro and electric racing but she will...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    MCD Racing Dirt-Xross large scale tyres
    Turkish company MCD Racing have introduced their all-new Dirt-Xross tyres for large scale off-road cars. Specially developed for compact gravel tracks the he...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    Ruddog univeral tyre glueing bands
    New from Ruddog come universal tyre glueing bands. The ... length allows to use these bands both on 1/10th and 1/8th tyres with the increased wi...
  • Model Airplane News
    Jun 23, 2016
    Flight of the Pterodactyl
    And now for something completely different: a 4-foot-span ... Pterodactyl ornithopter. Powered by a 3-cell, 1300mAh LiPo, the ...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    XRAY XB8 GT prototype debuted with ru...
    Toni Santana Yanes won the inaugural EFRA GT Cup in Zagreb, Croatia last weekend - but the biggest story may have been Fabio Callegari's second place finish ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    Xray develop XB8 GT 1/8th nitro GT car
    Xray are currently developing a XB8-based 1/8th GT nitro on-road car. The prototype already made a first public appearance at the recent EFRA 1/8th GT Euros ...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    New heat shield tape from Revolution ...
    Revolution Design Racing Products now sells 100cm rolls of padded heat shield tape that can be used to protect fuel tanks, body shells, or anything else that...
  • Model Airplane News
    Jun 23, 2016
    Spicing up the Loop with Two Quarter ...
    Over the past several years, precision indoor RC aerobatics has become extremely popular. My first indoor competition was at the Electric Tournament of Champ...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    Xceed TH-2 tire heater with new belt ...
    Xceed now offers its TH-2 tire heater with warming belts to fit GT cars, F1 racers and even 1/8-scale buggies - and the belts are also available separately f...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    Exotek Racing steering set for F1R3 w...
    Upgrade your IFS-equipped Exotek Racing F1R3 with this 7075 alloy dual-bellcrank steering set supported by 8 ball bearings.
  • Big Squid RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    RPM Front Bulkhead For Traxxas 1:10 2...
    Let’s face it, things happen when you go bashing. You might hit things like a curb, a tree, or even your buddy’s car. To help keep your 1/10th sc...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    Menicucci and Berselli won Italian ou...
    XRAY driver Alessio Menicucci won the Modified division while Gabriele Berselli captured the 13.5 title at the UISP Italian National Outdoor Championship in ...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    New Hiro Seiko titanium screw kit for...
    Hiro Seiko introduced its first titanium screw kit for an 1/8-scale off-road buggy with the addition of a complete kit of fasteners to fit the MP9 TKI4.
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    Tessmann shows how to pack for nitro ...
    2014 IFMAR Nitro Off-Road World Champion Ty Tessmann walks through the steps of preparing to travel for a race in his latest video.
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jun 23, 2016
    Tesco posts second quarter of growth
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jun 23, 2016
    Skylanders series to debut on Netflix
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jun 23, 2016
    Tesco commits to Polish business with...
  • Desert Aircraft
    Jun 23, 2016
    JR28x Basic IMAC Model Set Up
  • Desert Aircraft
    Jun 23, 2016
    How to drill a propeller for a Gas en...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jun 23, 2016
    Funrise named global master toy licen...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jun 23, 2016
    Mattel builds ‘Bob the Builder’
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    Techra introduce new on-road & of...
    Coming from Techra are several aluminium and carbon fibre option parts for a range of kits. First up are aluminium body height adjusters for Yokomo, Xray and...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jun 23, 2016
    Nick unveils Slime merchandising program
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    Pro-Spec introduce touring car Racing...
    Japanese company Pro-Spec have announced the release of their new Racing Belt line of drivetrain belts for a range of touring cars. Available for most of tod...
  • Fancy Foam
    Jun 23, 2016
    Blackbox Log Analysis: RaptorMan1218 ...
  • Fancy Foam
    Jun 23, 2016
    Blackbox Log Analysis: ...
  • Live RC
    Jun 23, 2016
    Camping at Road America - America's N...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jun 23, 2016
    m4e inks international broadcast deal...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    Mike Fisk doubles at JBRL Electric Se...
    Round four of the Jimmy Babcock Racing League was held at OCRC Raceway in Huntington Beach, California. Currently home of the world-famous Reedy Off-Road Rac...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    RC-Mission aluminium wheel axle sleeve
    RC-Mission have introduced an aluminium wheel axle sleeve for their alloy rear axle shaft. Machined from lightweight aluminium the protective bushing prevent...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    Exotek F1R3 steering set for IFS-equi...
    Exotek have introduced the F1R3 steering set for IFS-equipped F1R3 formula cars. The precision design adds eight ball bearings and two crush sleeves for the ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jun 23, 2016
    Samix Cobra GT 2.0 aluminium gearbox ...
    Coming from Samix and made for the Serpent Cobra GT 2.0 are aluminium gearbox covers. The lightweight parts are cut from aluminium and their design allows fo...
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.