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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  • Dji
    Aug 3, 2015
    DJI - 531ASL
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Aug 3, 2015
    The Beau James Group changes name to ...
  • HeliDirect
    Aug 3, 2015
    Limited phone support during IRCHA!
    Due to limited staff & support relating to IRCHA, please be aware that HeliDirect will be offering very limit phone support 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM August 3 -7...
  • RedRC.net
    Aug 2, 2015
    Cesare Rossi (1935 – 2015)
    It is with a deep sadness that we announce that one of the RC industry’s pioneers, Cesare Rossi, has passed away today. Founder of Novarossi, he dedicated ...
  • TheToyz.com
    Aug 2, 2015
    wraith tranny series DIG SERVO INSTALL
  • Dji
    Aug 2, 2015
    DJI - The Lost City of Chernobyl (Tra...
  • RC Insider
    Aug 2, 2015
    Brandon Marsh triples at Indoor Elect...
    Brandon Marsh triples at North American Indoor Electric Champs Team ... drivers Brandon Marsh, Eric Clark, Nathan Clark, Barry Goodwin, Galen Mc...
  • Esprit Model
    Aug 2, 2015
    One Beautiful Build!
    Take a look at what’s cookin’ in the shop! This custom built Extreme Flight Extra 300 78″ runs a Hacker A60-8S V2 Motor, Jeti Mezon 130 RPM...
  • RC Insider
    Aug 2, 2015
    ARRMA: FURY BLX 1/10th 2wd Electric S...
    Modelers looking for a truck that’ll stand up to intense bashing and racing need look no further than the FURY BLX. It comes ready to take on all comers ri...
  • RC Insider
    Aug 2, 2015
    Duratrax: Mounted Hatchet and Lockup ...
    The newest tire sets from Duratrax have everything going for them: proven tread patterns and performance, affordability, convenience and versions for today...
  • RedRC.net
    Aug 1, 2015
    Dutch 200mm Nitro On-road Nationals R...
    Round four of the Dutch 200mm Nitro On-road Nationals was held at the lovely and recently resurfaced Apeldoorn track with 20 drivers in attendance. Saturday ...
  • Big Squid RC
    Aug 1, 2015
    2015 Futaba Nitro Challenge
    Going on this weekend in St Louis Missouri is the . Myself and several members of the BigSquidRC Bash Crew made it down to the St Louis Dirtburners track on ...
  • Esprit Model
    Aug 1, 2015
    Flight Test!
    Take a look at our guys preparing Manny’s multi-rotor for today’s demonstrations at the FLYSAFE Training!
  • HeliDirect
    Aug 1, 2015
    "Customer Appreciation Party" this ye...
  • Fancy Foam
    Jul 31, 2015
    dx7 mixing AR6400LBL?
    Hey Guys I'm wondering if this is possible with mixing on a dx7 mode2? I don't want to turn the brick around or mount it upside down. The only solution...
  • Live RC
    Jul 31, 2015
    Performance RC to distribute Intech R...
    Intech Racing has announced its new distributor in Germany, Performance RC.
  • Live RC
    Jul 31, 2015
    Rippee dominated Thumb RC finals, DeG...
    Here's the final round recap from the second annual Thumb RC points series in Gagetown, MI.
  • HPI Racing
    Jul 31, 2015
    HPI WR8 FLUX Ford Fiesta ST lunch tim...
  • Live RC
    Jul 31, 2015
    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Cavalieri crushed t...
    The first, and only, time that ROAR combined every electric off-road class into one long event turned into the Ryan Cavalieri Show.
  • TheToyz.com
    Jul 31, 2015
    wraith tranny series DIG INSTALL
  • Esprit Model
    Jul 31, 2015
    Come See Us at FLY SAFE Chicago!
    FLYSAFE is a 3-day, rigorous, hands on training event that immerses people of all skill levels into a fast track to UAV/sUAS drone operations. Come see what ...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 31, 2015
    ECX KickFlip and BeatBox Now With LED...
    ECX has announced that they have added Ground Effect LED Lighting to their popular 1/36th scaled BeatBox and KickFlip. Also of note, both models keep the sam...
  • Live RC
    Jul 31, 2015
    Shepherd Velox V10 Black Edition kit,...
    Shepherd will offer the Velox V10 with its aluminum parts anodized black instead of blue, as well as a conversion kit and individual pieces.
  • Fancy Foam
    Jul 31, 2015
    Rake Mini Madcap
    Picked up Mini Madcap and Little Sniffer short kits from Charlie at Manzano this morning. Great laser cutting and looks like a nice kit. Plans were recently...
  • Esprit Model
    Jul 31, 2015
    Video Release – Jeti Multi-Rotor A...
    Take a look at this great video to see how the Jeti Duplex System can work for your multi-rotor. We cover features such as the Gyros and ... Tele...
  • Esprit Model
    Jul 31, 2015
    Jeti USA/Esprit Model Heads To Chicago!
    Come see Jeti USA/Esprit Model at FLY SAFE Chicago! FLYSAFE is a 3-day, rigorous, hands on training event that immerses people of all skill levels into a fas...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 31, 2015
    Video – Losi 1/6th Audi R8 Supercar
    Losi has put out a clever video that showcases their newly announced Audi R8 LMS Supercar. The video not only tells the background on the development of the ...
  • Live RC
    Jul 31, 2015
    New stadium and monster truck pre-mou...
    Duratrax has released the Hatchet MT and Lockup MT tires to fit popular stadium and monster trucks.
  • Live RC
    Jul 31, 2015
    XRAY Aerodisk 2WD and 4WD buggy wheels
    XRAY's new wheels for 1/10-scale buggies feature an aerodynamic design and 12mm hexes.
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 31, 2015
    Ielasi & Shimasaki take Matrix Intern...
    After a long winning hiatus, Daniele Ielasi got back into the victory lane on international soil after taking the win over the Mugen duo of Robert Pietsch an...
  • Live RC
    Jul 31, 2015
    PR Racing USA shares more info on upc...
    PR Racing USA's press release teasing the new "front motor" V3 buggy designed for this year's World Championships in Japan.
  • HobbyKing
    Jul 31, 2015
    HobbyKing Mini SkyHunter - HobbyKing ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 31, 2015
    Chan takes 2014/15 WCICS Mini Champio...
    The Western Canadian Indoor Championship Series WCICS have announced that Ivan Chan grabbed the Tamiya Mini Championship this season. Mike San Antonio drove ...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 31, 2015
    VBC Racing Ghost EVO RM Spec Touring Car
    The latest and greatest from VBC Racing is the Ghost EVO RM Spec Touring Car. The ... in the name stands for Ryan Maker, a championship winning ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 31, 2015
    Tyre Wars 2015 – Announcement
    The Herts Nitro Model Club has announced the Tyre Wars 2015 race for the 29th to 31st of August. The event will see 1/8th nitro buggy, 1/8th E-buggy and 1/8t...
  • HobbyKing
    Jul 31, 2015
    2015 HobbyKing Beer Lift Challenge
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 31, 2015
    Xray 12mm hex 1/10th buggy wheels
    Xray have new 1/10th buggy wheels with 12mm hex available. Coming as 2WD front, 4WD front as well as rear variant the wheels are moulded from a flexible yet ...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 31, 2015
    ECX Outburst 1/14th Motorcycle
    New from the good folks over at ECX is the Outburst Motorcycle. The 1/14th scale Outburst uses gyro stabilization to make it easy to drive, while side arms h...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 31, 2015
    Smooth, Quiet, and Small: The Blade I...
    Announced recently is a new, Spektrum DSMX compatible, micro quadcopter from Blade Helicopters, the ducted-fan ... Featuring a new design and...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jul 31, 2015
    Saban expands team and appoints senio...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 31, 2015
    Shepherd Velox V10 Pro 2015 Black Edi...
    German company Shepherd have announced the forthcoming release of the Velox V10 Pro Black Edition kit. The popular 200mm nitro on-road car is equipped with b...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 31, 2015
    Alessandro Remia wins F1 class at Ita...
    The third round of the Italian 1/8th Nitro Buggy National Championships was held at the Fermo track. Following radio problems during the practice rounds Ales...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 31, 2015
    Novarossi C8TGFB on-road glow plug
    Novarossi have a new nitro glow plug available in the form of the C8TGFB. Designed for the use in 1/8th on-road engines the Tubro-style plug is colder than t...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jul 31, 2015
    Pley announces new Chief Marketing Of...
  • Dji
    Jul 31, 2015
    DJI - The Pine Tree State
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 31, 2015
    Muchmore 1/8″ premium ceramic diffe...
    Made to fit most 1/12th and 1/10th scale pan cars are the new premium ceramic differential balls from Muchmore. Crafted to a diameter of 1/8″ or 3.175m...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 31, 2015
    Yeah Racing WR02 aluminium wheelie bar
    Yeah Racing have introduced an aluminium wheelie bar set with shock absorbers for Tamiya’s WR02 2WD off-road vehicle. The all-aluminium construction he...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jul 31, 2015
    Moose Enterprises and local police se...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 31, 2015
    Samix SCX-10 aluminium rear chassis H...
    Coming from Samix and made for the Axial SCX-10 series of vehicles is a rear aluminium chassis H brace. Cut from high-quality material and coming in four dif...
  • Horizon Hobby
    Jul 31, 2015
    Horizon Hobby Event Coverage - EAA Ai...
  • RC Insider
    Jul 30, 2015
    Travis Amezcua podiums at the 2015 Da...
    Team Durango racer and North American Field Consultant, Travis Amezcua, has returned from his first trip to the newly built Dialled In RC Raceway, which is l...
  • RC Insider
    Jul 30, 2015
    AE: New APEX Lexus RC F Brushless RTR...
    Team Associated: APEX Lexus RC F Brushless RTR LiPo Combo Built on the ... APEX chassis, the Lexus RC F performance coupe replica comes fully ass...
  • RC Insider
    Jul 30, 2015
    Thomas, Long, & Cerrato win at Desoto...
    Thomas, Long, & Cerrato win at the 2015 Desoto Grand Prix What an amazing week for Flash Point R/C Products! Flash Point R/C announced their new 2500mah ...
  • Esprit Model
    Jul 30, 2015
    Jeti Multi-Rotor Application & Wirele...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 30, 2015
    ECX 4WD Brushless Circuit with AVC Un...
    We’ve been working on our review of the ECX 4WD Brushless Circuit Stadium Truck with AVC for several weeks now. Before the full review goes live we wan...
  • Losi
    Jul 30, 2015
    LOS05003 Losi 1/6 Audi R8 LMS Ultra F...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 30, 2015
    Associated APEX Lexus RC F Brushless ...
    The latest vehicle to get the LiPo upgrade from Team Associated is the Lexus RC F. It comes pre-built and RTR out of the box, but to give it a boost in power...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 30, 2015
    TLR Ogio 9800 Pit Bag & Backpack
    The famous Ogio 9800 series pit bag and universal bagback are now also available with TLR branding. The 9800 series bag is a favourite among ...
  • Live RC
    Jul 30, 2015
    VBC Racing releases Ghost EVO RM Spec...
    VBC Racing commemorated the success of Australian team driver Ryan Maker with a new version of the Ghost touring car packed with optional parts.
  • Esprit Model
    Jul 30, 2015
    New From Xnova – 50XX-535 SPEED Edi...
    Xnova SPEED Edition brushless high performance outrunner motor designed for 3D and speed flying, optimized for longer flight times, and specially made for yo...
  • Live RC
    Jul 30, 2015
    Team Associated Apex Lexus RC F LiPo ...
    Team Associated now offers the Apex Lexus RC F with a Reedy LiPo battery and charger
  • Losi
    Jul 30, 2015
    Losi Audi R8 Supercar Development 6...
  • Esprit Model
    Jul 30, 2015
    New From Xnova – 50XX-530 TAREQ Edi...
    Xnova TAREQ special edition brushless high performance outrunner motors are designed for 3D flying on 700-800mm size helicopters where highest power to weigh...
  • TheToyz.com
    Jul 30, 2015
    Yeti, Wraith, Exo Terra- Fake Engine...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 30, 2015
    Build Log – Team Durango DEX8T Truggy
    Truggies just aren’t for the track, they make excellent bash vehicles as well, hence the reason we are reviewing the latest truggy from Team Durango...
  • Live RC
    Jul 30, 2015
    New Team Losi Racing OGIO pit bag
    TLR now offers the popular OGIO 9800 pit bag - a popular choice for transporting RC gear from home to the track and back.
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 30, 2015
    ASK Cubby, Version- More Of Your Lett...
    “Which SC Truck To Buy Hi cubby, was just wondering which 4wd short course truck i should buy. I have about a $550.00 canadian budget. I mainly want it...
  • Fancy Foam
    Jul 30, 2015
    Laser Cut Balsa 12" Span Micro R/C Bi...
    TY Model NO.5 296mm Wingspan Wood Park Flyer RC Airplane KIT ...
  • HobbyKing
    Jul 30, 2015
    Afro Race Spec ESC - HobbyKing Daily
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 30, 2015
    David Ronnefalk takes Swedish 1/8th N...
    The Swedish 1/8th Nitro Buggy Nationals were recently held at the MK Eskil club in mixed weather conditions. The weekend started with free and controlled pra...
  • Model Airplane News
    Jul 30, 2015
    Sky Skooter
  • Model Airplane News
    Jul 30, 2015
    40% Aluminum DHC-2 Beaver
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 30, 2015
    Fire Brand RC Picked Up By Great Plan...
    There is some big news for all you Fire Brand RC fans out there, they have been picked up by Great Planes for nation wide distribution, plus they’ve be...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 30, 2015
    Hiro Factory HRF12X-2015ver 1/12th sc...
    Hiro Factory have introduced the 2015 version of their HRF12X 1/12th scale pan car. Available as complete kit or conversion kit for existing HRF12X cars the ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 30, 2015
    Xray Challenge Hungary – Announcement
    The Xray Challenge Hungary will be held on the weekend of the 13th of September at the PECS track in several electric and nitro on-road classes including Mod...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 30, 2015
    Outrageous 1/6th Brushless Losi Audi ...
    Losi has a Supercar! Yes indeed, the new 1/6th scale Losi Audi R8 LMS Ultra FIA GT3 RTR is big in size and in power. Speaking of power, the Audi is fitted wi...
  • Model Airplane News
    Jul 30, 2015
    Master the basics: straight and level...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 30, 2015
    Additional Xray XB8 front & anti roll...
    Xray have two new anti-roll bar sizes for the XB8 off-road buggy available. Adding to the already existing range is a 2.3mm front and 2.5mm rear variant. Bot...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 30, 2015
    LRP 8000mAh & 4900mAh Outlaw hardcase...
    Coming soon from LRP are the Outlaw Car Line high-voltage hardcase LiPo battery packs. Thanks to the new HDS-X high density stacking technology the packs hav...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jul 30, 2015
    The LEGO Dimensions story unfolds
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.