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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  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 7, 2015
    Pro Boat Stealthwake 23-inch Brushed ...
    A good way to get on the water in an affordable way this summer is the Stealthwake 23 by Pro Boat. It keeps costs down by using a 540 sized brushed motor but...
  • Model Airplane News
    Jul 7, 2015
    Zipp Kits Report – Riot Planes “G...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 7, 2015
    Emax Multirotor Products Now Availabl...
    All you quad/drone fans should be stoked to hear that AsiaTees Hobbies is now stocking Emax Multirotor Products. The line-up of products from Emax ranges fro...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 7, 2015
    Durability Testing of Multi RC HMB 23...
  • Esprit Model
    Jul 7, 2015
    And Now, A Word From Our Builders…
    Get inside our shop with these up-close images from our builders. These photos demonstrate what a proper V-Tail installation should look like. For more infor...
  • TheToyz.com
    Jul 7, 2015
    550 Sized Motor Install on Wraith - T...
  • Esprit Model
    Jul 7, 2015
    Jeti MSpeed 450 EX Installation At It...
    What a great way to install the Jeti MSpeed 450 EX sensor into a Jet. The pitot tube comes right out the nose of the jet, allowing for an accurate reading! R...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 7, 2015
    GoPro HERO4 Session Action Camera
    If you’ve been holding off on buying an action camera, the new GoPro HERO4 Session just might be the one to get. The Session is 50% smaller and 40% lig...
  • Live RC
    Jul 7, 2015
    Motter magnificent in nitro debut wit...
    Team Losi Racing and JConcepts team driver Kevin Motter won the Intermediate class at the Battle of the Sikest, his first nitro race.
  • Live RC
    Jul 7, 2015
    Cavalieri killed it at Quebec Classic
    Mx Racing driver Ryan Cavalieri TQ'd and won both Truck and Buggy classes at Circuit RC Charlevoix in Canada
  • BeastX
    Jul 7, 2015
    Revell Stunt Car "KickFlip" 2WD - RTF
  • HobbyKing
    Jul 7, 2015
    HK EPP Mini Edge 540T - HobbyKing Daily
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 7, 2015
    Silvio Hächler wins at Swiss Nitro O...
    Round four of the Swiss Nitro On-road Nationals was held at the Langenthal track. In the 1/8th class Simon Kurzbuch (Shepherd) took the TQ after the qualifie...
  • Kyosho
    Jul 7, 2015
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    Jul 7, 2015
    Budget building: how to edge-glue balsa
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  • RedRC.net
    Jul 7, 2015
    Castle Creations Mamba Monster X brus...
    Castle Creations have announced their new Mamba Monster X brushless speed controller for 1/8th scale buggies and trucks, 1/10th scale monster trucks and gene...
  • SAB Heli Division
    Jul 7, 2015
    Kyle and I having a fun Sunday flight...
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    Jul 7, 2015
    Goblin 570 12S - Stickmoves Mode 4
  • HobbyKing
    Jul 7, 2015
    DIY 3D Printer - HobbyKing Daily
  • Fancy Foam
    Jul 7, 2015
    Prototype build anyone?
    Just lately I seem to be on something of a small model kick and have drawn up a few models in the 18-21" span range. I don't have time to build them all and...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 7, 2015
    The Winner for Strangest FPV Quad Vid...
    ... They have recently announced a FPV Racing quadcopter called the Runner 250, and what better way to advertise it than explosions, hallucinat...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 7, 2015
    Didier Perrin brings home Nitro Burn win
    The Nitro Burn Race was hosted by the Lap Paradise track in Johor Bahru, Malaysia with the race attracting a total of 45 drivers from Malaysia, Singapore, In...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 7, 2015
    Bruno Coelho TQ’s & wins at Portugu...
    Round five of the Portuguese Nitro On-road Nationals was held at the Vila Real track, home of the 2016 European Championship B. In the 1/10th 200mm class Xra...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 7, 2015
    Alexander Hagberg takes Euros warm-up...
    The warm-up race for the 2015 EFRA 1/10th 200mm Nitro On-road European Championships was held at the EFMOD track in Izmir, Turkey and it saw Xray’s Ale...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 7, 2015
    Cockerill & Rasmussen win at Belgian GP
    The legendary Belgian GP at the MBV Kampenhout was held this past weekend. In the 2WD class Tom Cockerill brought home the win, beating all the youngsters wh...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 7, 2015
    David Perez wins at Spanish National ...
    The third round of the Spanish National Series was recently held in Parla near Madrid. David Perez took the TQ in three out of the five qualifiers but Gonzal...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 7, 2015
    Samix SCX10 titanium link sets
    Samix have two new titanium link sets for the Axial SCX10 truck available. Coming as 8-piece and 10-piece long wheelbase high-clearance lower link sets and a...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jul 7, 2015
    Recovery in Eurozone gains impetus
  • RC Insider
    Jul 7, 2015
    TLR Racing: Brian Sullivan sweeps Pow...
    TLR Racing : Brian Sullivan sweeps Power Jam 2015 PowerJam 2015 was one of the largest pure large scale events that I have ever attended. With over 240 entri...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 7, 2015
    Martin Wollanka teams up with LRP
    LRP have announced the signing of 2014 Vice European Champion Martin Wollanka to their electric off-road team. The Austrian frontrunner will use LRP motors, ...
  • RC Insider
    Jul 7, 2015
    Mx Racing: Cavalieri doubles at the Q...
    Mx Racing Fuel: Cavalieri doubles at the 2015 Quebec Classic Mx Racing Fuels Factory Driver Ryan Cavalieri has just swept both 1/8 Nitro Pro Classes at the 2...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 7, 2015
    Teamsaxo BD7 soft carbon fibre chassi...
    Teamsaxo have a new soft weave carbon fibre chassis and top deck for the Yokomo BD7 touring car available. Cut from ... 2.25mm material the ch...
  • RC Insider
    Jul 7, 2015
    TLR: Tyler Jones wins Backyard RC’s...
    TLR Racing: Tyler Jones wins Backyard RC’s Cash Race After getting home around 5:00 a.m Sunday morning, I was up at 7:30 charging battery for ebuggy to...
  • Live RC
    Jul 7, 2015
    TALK IT UP TUESDAY: Alex Kosciuszek
    One of the fastest racers in the Northeast talks about how he got into RC racing and why he's just in it for the fun.
  • Traxxas
    Jul 6, 2015
    Rustler and Jato 3.3: A Day at the Beach
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 6, 2015
    T-Works spring steel spool cups
    T-Works have spring steel spool cups for a range of 1/10th touring cars available. They are made from the same hardened steel material as their tool tips and...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 6, 2015
    Ilias Arkoudaris leaves JQRacing
    Ilias Arkoudaris has announced that as of July 6th he is no longer involved in JQRacing. Responsible for posting newsletters, press releases and race reports...
  • Live RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    Yokomo Europe teams up with Highest t...
    Yokomo Europe and Highest have created a new servo that's built specifically to bolt into the BD7 touring car.
  • Live RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    HoBao preparing new "Hyper VS&qu...
    Teaser posted to Facebook shows first new buggy in Hyper line in several years.
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    Tamiya Petronas TOM’s Lexus RC F
    Tamiya has a new car on the way that is adorned with a very realistic looking Petronas Tom’s Lexus RC F body. The gorgeous Lexus body sits on top of Ta...
  • Fancy Foam
    Jul 6, 2015
    StevensAero - 1911 Nieuport
    Has anyone received their kits yet? When you do, please post pictures here with your tips and tricks. Mine has just arrived and I'm very excited. T...
  • Live RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    Shepherd signed 9-time Dutch champion...
    The nitro on-road racer known as "Rick V" will finish out the season with Team Shepherd.
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 6, 2015
    UFRA larger diameter 1/8th on-road pr...
    New from UFRA are larger diameter pre-glued wheels for 1/8th on-road cars. Offering more rubber compared to standard pre-mounts the front 34 shore wheels spo...
  • Live RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    Matrix Cup mash-up shows foam tire pr...
    Check out this cool video shot at last weekend's Matrix Cup in Hong Kong, which shows a glimpse into how Matrix makes its foam tires.
  • Live RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    Qualcomm built a wirelessly charged R...
    Qualcomm is working on building technology to charge full-size electric cars without cables, so they started with an RC car.
  • RC Insider
    Jul 6, 2015
    AE: Tanner Denney doubles at the Dash...
    Club R/C, located in Houston, Texas, hosted their first annual Dash for Cash race. Tanner Denney made the trip from Arizona to represent Team Associated and ...
  • Live RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    Bid on JR Mitch ... build...
    Floridian fast guy JR Mitch built a Team Losi Racing 8IGHT-E 3.0 buggy for the JConcepts Garage, and now you have the chance to buy it.
  • HobbyKing
    Jul 6, 2015
    FPV Weekender - Finals - HobbyKing Eu...
  • RC Insider
    Jul 6, 2015
    Tyler Jones wins at the 2015 Firecrac...
    First race I attended was at Stateline Rc in Fremont,IN. This track really deserves a national event!! This was their annual Firecracker race. The race broug...
  • Live RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    HUDY offering free bag customization ...
    Want to purchase a new HUDY bag and have your name or nickname printed on it during the normal production process? Here's your chance.
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    THE Cub Report, Version- Uglier Than ...
    Wow, sometimes the rc news gets me all riled up. Ok, pretty much ... can light off a firestorm in my head, but last week my ears started smok...
  • Live RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    Jones won two races in one weekend
    Tyler Jones won the Firecracker and the Backyard RC Cash Race last weekend.
  • Live RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    Arkoudaris calls "The End" ...
    Greek racer Ilias Arkoudaris is leaving JQ Racing after eight years to pursue new opportunities.
  • HobbyKing
    Jul 6, 2015
    HK EPP Mini Sbach - HobbyKing Daily
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 6, 2015
    Riccardo Berton scores at Novarossi T...
    The Novarossi Trophy was held in Guassago, Italy over the weekend with the event attracting some of the fastest Italian drivers to race against guests from a...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 6, 2015
    Hannes Kaufler takes German Truggy Na...
    Last weekend the German Nitro Truggy Nationals would take place in the South of Germany at the challenging track of the MCC Laupheim club. Qualifying saw a d...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 6, 2015
    Picco nitro engine after run oil
    New from Picco is a high-quality after run oil for nitro engines. The oils is made to prevent corrosion and other harm that can occur when storing engines wi...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    VBC Racing Firebolt RM 2WD Buggy Kit
    New from VBC Racing is the Firebolt RM 2wd buggy. As you would think with the ... in its name, it is a rear motored machine that is best suited ...
  • Esprit Model
    Jul 6, 2015
    Way To Go Guys!
    A big ... goes out to team pilots Greg Alderman and Matt Britt on their 1st and 3rd placements in the Ohio IMAC Contest last weekend. Also way to...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jul 6, 2015
    Pro Boat Voracity Type E 36-inch Brus...
    Go really fast and have lots of fun on the water this summer with the new Voracity Type E from Pro Boat. Pre-built as a RTR, it gets you on the water fast wh...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 6, 2015
    Elliott Boots grabs BRCA 1/8th E-Bugg...
    Round four of the BRCA 1/8th Truggy and E8 Nationals was held this past weekend at the Herts Nitro Model Car Club. Kyosho’s Elliott Boots was able to g...
  • Team Durango
    Jul 6, 2015
    Double Win – Novotny Pilots DEX8 & ...
    Novotny Takes Double Win  KS Challenge – Third Round – E-Buggy – 1st and overall TQ – Kaja Novotny – DEX8 KS Challenge –...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 6, 2015
    Yugo Nagashima takes JMRCA 1/12th Mod...
    The 2015 JMRCA 1/12th Electric On-road Championship was held this past weekend in Fukuoka in the two categories of Modified and Stock. In the Modified class ...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jul 6, 2015
    Inside Out tops US charts
  • Dji
    Jul 6, 2015
    DJI - Chasing Light
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 6, 2015
    Exotek Exo-Five Evo5/Evo5MS chassis c...
    Exotek have introduced the Exo-Five chassis conversion kit for the Tamiya Evo5 and Evo5MS. Although a bit outdated the Evo5 is still a desirable platform for...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 6, 2015
    Tamiya TT-02 Petronas Tom’s RC F kit
    Tamiya soon have a new bodyshell variant of their versatile TT-02 4WD entry-level chassis available in the form of the Petronas Tom’s RC F. The 1/10th ...
  • RC Insider
    Jul 6, 2015
    JR Mitch TLR Signature Build at JConc...
    JR Mitch TLR 8ight-E 3.0 Signature Build at JConcepts Garage JConcepts teams up with JR Mitch and GShobby.com to bring a signature build to the JConcepts Gar...
  • RC Insider
    Jul 6, 2015
    Honigl wins at the 3rd Rnd of 1/10th ...
    Hupo Honigl wins at the 3rd Rnd of 1/10th Off-Road Austrian Nats The 3rd round of the Austrian 1/10th Off-Road Nationals was held at the very unique and high...
  • Dji
    Jul 6, 2015
    DJI - Soar High Above the Magical Aus...
  • TheToyz.com
    Jul 5, 2015
    Charging multiple batteries at once- ...
  • Esprit Model
    Jul 5, 2015
    What is better than a TopModel Discus?
    Two of them! Thanks to JC for this awesome pic!
  • HobbyKing
    Jul 4, 2015
    FPV Weekender - Qualifying Rounds - H...
  • RedRC.net
    Jul 4, 2015
    6th annual Bring The Heat – Announc...
    Flowood R/C Indoor Park will be hosting their 6th Annual Bring The Heat Race September 11th to 13th. Adam and Ronda Drake, along with Ryan Lutz will be retur...
  • TheToyz.com
    Jul 4, 2015
    Blade Glimpse Flying Vid- Conference ...
  • Esprit Model
    Jul 4, 2015
    FCC Certification Phase One Complete!
    We are happy to announce that the Jeti REX Receivers have passed the FCC Certification testing. Phase one is now complete! We have submitted all of our paper...
  • Esprit Model
    Jul 4, 2015
    4th of July Special
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  • RC Insider
    Jul 4, 2015
    JConcepts: New Radio Bag for Futaba 4PX
    One of the single most expensive purchases in R/C is the purchase of the radio system chosen for competition. In many instances, radios are abused during rac...
  • Live RC
    Jul 3, 2015
    Darkside Designs discounting prepaint...
    Use this coupon code for a deal on a ... shell from Darkside Designs.
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.