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
  • A Main Hobbies
    Feb 22, 2017
    First Look: Team Associated RC10 B64D...
  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 22, 2017
    A Pair Of New ESCs From RC4WD
    Just announced by RC4WD is a pair of new ESCs for your off-road driving pleasure. The first unit is the Waterproof Outcry II. The Outcry II is made for use i...
  • Model Airplane News
    Feb 22, 2017
    Blast from the Past! Top Flite Giant ...
    For the US Navy and Marine Corps aviators in the South Pacific during World War 2, the F4U Corsair was an impressive fighter that could get the job done! Tho...
  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 22, 2017
    Reedy Sonic 540-M3 25.5 ROAR Spec Motor
    The Reedy crew has announced a new ROAR Legal version of their 540-M3 25.5 brushless motor. This version meets the criteria set by ROAR for 25.5 Formula and ...
  • Model Airplane News
    Feb 22, 2017
    LiPo Battery Packs — Understanding ...
    Often while flying giant scale electric aircraft at the RC flying field, a common question is asked by someone: “How many milliamps is that battery?” The...
  • A Main Hobbies
    Feb 22, 2017
    What's New - 175RC Polypro Hybrid 48P...
  • Dji
    Feb 22, 2017
    DJI - WRC Sweden 2017
  • Dji
    Feb 22, 2017
    DJI - Introducing the Snail and Takyo...
  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 22, 2017
    FireBrand RC Supafly LED Wheel Lights
    New and hot from FireBrand RC are Supafly LED Wheel Lights. These are motion activated and simulate the look of hot brake calipers. Designed to fit on 4mm ax...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Feb 22, 2017
    Talking Tom creator sold to Asian fir...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Feb 22, 2017
    Gummibär hits eight billion views on...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Feb 22, 2017
    TIA updates members at Annual General...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 22, 2017
    Martin Sorlie successful at Norwegian...
    Round three of the Norwegian Cup was held on a purpose-built track in Trondheim. Andreas Daving (Yokomo) would take the TQ in the Touring Modified class but ...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 22, 2017
    SkyRC DC power distributor box
    Coming from SkyRC is the DC power distributor box with dual USB and triple banana-type outputs. Usable with 6V to 18VDC input the box multiples the outputs a...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 22, 2017
    Schumacher Indoor Masters Rd6 – Report
    The penultimate round of the Schumacher Indoor Masters Series was held at Worksop this past weekend. A huge entry once again of 144 competitors showed just h...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 22, 2017
    Joe Bornhorst triples at Motorama
    Harrisburg in Pennsylvania played host to last weekend’s 2017 Motorama event. In the three expert classes of 1/8th E-Buggy, 1/8th E-Truggy and 1/10th 4WD S...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 22, 2017
    Richards, Due & Alex K. win Mod c...
    The 2017 Motorama was held this past weekend at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex. Considered to be the biggest indoor motorsport event in America, this eve...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 22, 2017
    Xray NT1 2017 200mm nitro touring car...
    Xray have released a first teaser image of their forthcoming NT1 2017 1/10th 200mm nitro on-road kit. As usual official details will not become available unt...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 22, 2017
    Reedy Sonic 540-M3 25.5T ROAR spec br...
    Coming from Reedy is the Sonic 540-M3 25.5T ROAR spec brushless motor. Built to meet ROAR’s unique guidelines for 25.5 turn motors used in Formula and VTA ...
  • HobbyKing
    Feb 21, 2017
    TrackStar Handle Wrap Tape 1100 x 25m...
  • HobbyKing
    Feb 21, 2017
    Cox 049 Motor and a Rare Bear! - Hobb...
  • Fancy Foam
    Feb 21, 2017
    Old product revisited
    Before HH added the capability to output the throttle channel for use with an external BL ESC from the AR6400 brick. I made a little conversion chip that co...
  • Live RC
    Feb 21, 2017
    New REDS Racing R5 Racer 4.0 .21 nitr...
    REDS Racing has introduced the new R5 Racer 4.0 engine, with improved power delivery and fuel efficiency aimed at providing an ideal powerplant for both bugg...
  • Live RC
    Feb 21, 2017
    Kobbevik signed with Maxima
    Rising Norwegian off-road star Daniel Kobbevik has agreed to use Maxima engines and fuel.
  • Live RC
    Feb 21, 2017
    Optional one-piece engine mount for C...
    Capricorn has released a new one-piece engine mount for the C803 that increases chassis stiffness and spares the engine from twisting forces.
  • Live RC
    Feb 21, 2017
    New XRD F.T. Line Atomic .21 nitro en...
    F.T. Line XRD has introduced the new Atomic .21 engine.
  • Hangar 9
    Feb 21, 2017
    Ultra Stick 30cc Q&A with Ali Machinc...
  • Live RC
    Feb 21, 2017
    New FireBrand RC SupaFly 7mm LED hubs
    Get that "fiery brake rotor" look with the new SupaFly LED hubs from FireBrand RC.
  • Live RC
    Feb 21, 2017
    Lattanzio signed with XRAY
    French national off-road champion Julien Lattanzio has joined the XRAY team.
  • Live RC
    Feb 21, 2017
    New JConcepts S3 body for RC8B3
    JConcepts has introduced the S3 shell that Team Associated drivers Spencer Rivkin and Ryan Cavalieri used in prototype form at last year's world championships.
  • Model Airplane News
    Feb 21, 2017
    Road to Top Gun — Stephen Thomas’...
    2017 will be Steve Thomas’ 14th year as a Top Gun competitor, so it’s obvious that he clearly enjoys the challenge of competing is this ...
  • Live RC
    Feb 21, 2017
    New machined aluminum steering blocks...
    Team Magic Europe has introduced new aluminum option parts for the E5 HX monster truck.
  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 21, 2017
    JConcepts S3 Worlds Body For The RC8B3
    Spencer Rivkin and Ryan Cavalieri both used S3 Worlds Bodies from JConcepts at the last IFMAR 1/8 world championships. Soon the S3 for the Associated RC8B3 w...
  • SAB Heli Division
    Feb 21, 2017
    The new Tareq SAB Blades with 40km wi...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 21, 2017
    Reds Racing R5 Racer 4.0 nitro off-ro...
    Reds Racing have introduced the all-new R5 Racer V4.0 nitro off-road engine. The R5R features a new 5-port sleeve and crankshaft timing for improved fuel eff...
  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 21, 2017
    Updated LRP ZR.28 SPEC.4 Nitro Engine
    New from LRP is an updated version of their ZR.28 SPEC.4 nitro engine. On the new version of the big .28 LRP has seen fit to install a new carburetor for eas...
  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 21, 2017
    Exotek Heavy Duty Turnbuckle Set For ...
    The folks over at Exotek have announced a Heavy Duty Turnbuckle Set for the HPI Racing RS4 Sport 3. The version 2 turnbuckles are machined from steel which a...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 21, 2017
    JConcepts Strike 3 RC8B3 buggy bodyshell
    JConcepts have introduced the Strike 3 bodyshell for the Team Associated RC8B3 buggy. Sampling elements from the Finnisher, Silencer and Striker bodies it pa...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 21, 2017
    Fenix TC7.1 & X1-series aluminium...
    Fenix have introduced new aluminium chassis for the Team Associated TC7.1 and Xray X1 cars. Starting with the touring car chassis, the lower main plate is ma...
  • Model Airplane News
    Feb 21, 2017
    Futaba 6K V2 2.4GHz Computer Radio Sy...
    From Futaba: Futaba has increased the versatility of its 6K flight system with new Version 2 firmware. The radio now offers two more control channels, used t...
  • Model Airplane News
    Feb 21, 2017
    Tower P-51 Miss America [VIDEO]
    From Tower Hobbies: Get set to soar in a piece of classic ... Miss America P-51! Fresh from the skies over Europe and back to delight thousands a...
  • Model Airplane News
    Feb 21, 2017
    Tower P-51D Mustang Fighter [VIDEO]
    From Tower Hobbies: The Mustang was the stuff legends are made out of. It gave the greatest generation the speed, the performance, and the firepower they nee...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 21, 2017
    Team Magic E5-series aluminium steeri...
    HRC Distribution have introduced Team Magic aluminium steering blocks and pivot ball mounts for the E5 and E5HX monster trucks. The parts are machined from 7...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 21, 2017
    Xray Racing Series Slovenia Rd4 – R...
    The final round of the Xray Racing Series Slovenia was held at the Pik Hala track in Maribor. The event attracted drivers from four different countries to co...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 21, 2017
    Miguel Blanco wins at Venezuelan Nati...
    The Venezuelan ISTC National Championship opener was held this past weekend and the event saw Armando Lenzi (Xray) taking the overall TQ in the Electric Tour...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Feb 21, 2017
    Toys R Us US cuts jobs in HQ
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 21, 2017
    Kaja Novotny doubles at Open Challeng...
    Round five of the Czech Open Challenge was held this past Sunday in Prague. The usually low-grip track offered a very easy layout this time which was welcome...
  • HobbyKing
    Feb 21, 2017
    Durafly Color Tundras - HobbyKing Sup...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 21, 2017
    F.T. Line Atomic .21 nitro on-road en...
    XRD have introduced the . The 3.5cc power plant features a completely redesigned sleeve and updated crankcase ports. The new cooling head is machined to sit ...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 21, 2017
    Capricorn C803 1-piece engine mount
    Italian company Capricorn have introduced a 1-piece engine mount for the C803 1/8th nitro on-road car. The rigid construction not only reduces flex of the ch...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Feb 21, 2017
    Boomerang signs up for a sneaky Taffy
  • HobbyKing
    Feb 21, 2017
    ... Winners!
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 21, 2017
    Dave Crompton wins at UK Winter Series
    Pendle in the UK recently held a round of their Winter series and in qualifying Dave Crompton would walk away with the TQ from Ashlee Owen and Mick Butler. G...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 21, 2017
    Exotek RS4 Sport 3 V2 heavy duty turn...
    Exotek have introduced the version 2 heavy duty turnbuckle set for the HPI Racing RS4 Sport 3 touring car. The V2 set includes special polished gun metal fin...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Feb 21, 2017
    Viacom unveils turnaround plan
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Feb 21, 2017
    Movies fuel toy sales growth
  • Dji
    Feb 21, 2017
    DJI - 2016 DJI Workshop: Moving With ...
  • Dji
    Feb 21, 2017
    DJI - 2016 DJI New Pilot ...
  • A Main Hobbies
    Feb 21, 2017
    Free Stuff? Align T-Rex 150X Giveaway!
  • HobbyKing
    Feb 21, 2017
    Formula One FPV - HobbyKing Shorts
  • Traxxas
    Feb 20, 2017
    Vote for Traxxas in the 2017 RCCA Rea...
  • Traxxas
    Feb 20, 2017
    Big Splash | Traxxas E-Revo Brushless...
  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 20, 2017
    Bashers Basics – Race Weekend
    I know BigSquid RC is all about Bashing, but when a chance to go to a two day race event came up, I couldn’t resist. I will be taking you all along for...
  • Team Associated
    Feb 20, 2017
    New! Reedy Sonic 540-M3 25.5 ROAR Spec
    Reedy's Sonic 540-M3 motor is now available in a version that meets ROAR's unique guidelines for 25.5 turn motors used in Formula and VTA racing classes! Res...
  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 20, 2017
    THE Cub Report- Moving Forward
    Hello to one and all, thanks for stopping by to check out yet another Cub Report. We are getting a break in the weather here in the Midwest, we hope your wea...
  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 20, 2017
    RC4WD Rhino Bumper, Sliders, & Bumper...
    New from RC4WD is a Rhino Bumper, Slider, and Bumper Extension Pack for the Gelande 2 Cruiser. The package can help take your G2 Cruiser to the next level of...
  • Hangar 9
    Feb 20, 2017
    Hangar 9 Ultra Stick 30cc
  • Spektrum
    Feb 20, 2017
    Hangar 9 Ultra Stick 30cc ARF 81" Tec...
  • ElectriFly
    Feb 20, 2017
    Tower P-51 Miss America : Raw Perform...
  • ElectriFly
    Feb 20, 2017
    Tower P-51D Mustang Fighter : Raw Per...
  • Big Squid RC
    Feb 20, 2017
    Video – Pro-Line Shocks 101
    The good folks over at Pro-Line have posted a new video titled Shocks 101. The video gives a ton of good information about Pro-Line shocks and how to properl...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 20, 2017
    Nordic Contest 2017 – Announcement
    Bittydesign in collaboration with the Swedish MK-Eskil club have announced the Nordic Contest and EFRA European Championship A warm-up race. The event will b...
  • Live RC
    Feb 20, 2017
    Ronnefalk joined Absolute Hobbyz team
    Reigning nitro off-road world champion David Ronnefalk will represent US-based online retailer Absolute Hobbyz for the 2017 season.
  • Live RC
    Feb 20, 2017
    Regalado, Apolaro, De Soto Jr. and St...
    The 2017 Winternats nitro on-road race was held at The Fort in Florida last weekend, where Roniel Regalado earned the coveted 1/8-Scale Open title, DJ Apolar...
  • Live RC
    Feb 20, 2017
    Canas signed with LRP
    Young Spanish off-road racing sensation Juan Carlos Canas has joined the LRP team.
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 20, 2017
    Harper & Spashett win British LMP...
    Last weekend saw round 5 of the BRCA LMP12 national series take place at the Swifts Raceway in the north of England. This round of the series saw Schumacher ...
  • Live RC
    Feb 20, 2017
    POLL: Who will win Pro Buggy at the D...
    Which driver is your pick to win the Dirt Nitro Challenge this weekend?
  • Live RC
    Feb 20, 2017
    New JConcepts Fin titanium steering t...
    JConcepts has introduced a new titanium steering turnbuckle to fit the B6 platform, as well as front and rear titanium shock mounts that fit the towers of th...
  • RedRC.net
    Feb 20, 2017
    JConcepts release new B6 & B64-se...
    Coming from JConcepts are several new option parts for the B6 and B64 series of off-road buggies. First up are short and long Fin-series titanium shock stand...
  • Live RC
    Feb 20, 2017
    New McKune Design carbon fiber chassi...
    McKune Design has introduced a new 2.25mm carbon fiber chassis and 2mm upper deck for the T4 touring car platform.
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.