See it in Action: Axial Yeti Jr. Can-Am Maverick X3 [Video]

Axial’s latest small-scale model builds on their Yeti Jr. platform and tops it off with a scale Can-Am Maverick X3 UTV body. Featuring updated electronics (transmitter, servo, motor), this small-scale side-by-side should provide plenty of performance and visual pop. To see how this little buggy performs, check out this action video from the Axial crew.…

See it in Action: Axial Yeti Jr. Can-Am Maverick X3 [Video]

See it in Action: Axial Yeti Jr. Can-Am Maverick X3 [Video]

Axial’s latest small-scale model builds on their Yeti Jr. platform and tops it off with a scale Can-Am Maverick X3 UTV body. Featuring updated electronics (transmitter, servo, motor), this small-scale side-by-side should provide plenty of performance and visual pop. To see how this little buggy performs, check out this action video from the Axial crew.…

Built for Speed: Carisma GT24 Series 1/24-scale Kits

Built for Speed: Carisma GT24 Series 1/24-scale Kits

Feeling the urge to build an indoor R/C racer? Carisma has released their GT24B buggy and GT24R rally car as unassembled kits. Everything you’ll need is included in the kit (except batteries), so all you need to do is page through the manual and get to work. The ready-to-run (RTR) versions of these cars are…

Axial Yeti Jr. Can-Am Maverick X3 1/18-scale UTV

Axial Yeti Jr. Can-Am Maverick X3 1/18-scale UTV

The Yeti Jr. has been reborn! After the Rock Racer and SCORE Trophy Truck versions were discontinued, it looked as if Axial was getting out of the small-scale R/C business. Then, out of the blue, they released hints about a new model release with all signs pointing to another small-scale effort. Say hello to the…

1RC Racing Releases a 1/18-scale Silver Crown Conversion Kit

1RC Racing Releases a 1/18-scale Silver Crown Conversion Kit

1RC Racing has introduced a Silver Crown conversion kit for their 1/18-scale sprint car model, allowing you to drastically change up the look of your R/C racer. Containing right and left cage pieces, side panels, and more, this conversion kit appears to be an easy-to-paint and easy-to-install setup. Priced at $39.99, this conversion kit is…

REEF’S RC 99:Micro Servo

REEF’S RC 99:Micro Servo

REEF’S RC has released a new micro servo that’s a perfect upgrade option for your micro R/C car, truck, or crawler. The 99:Micro Servo is a coreless, waterproof servo appears to be a great upgrade option for boosting the performance of your R/C machine. Featuring an aluminum casing and capable of handling 6 – 8.4V…

Hit the Rocks with the ECX Temper Gen 2 1/18-scale Rock Crawler

Hit the Rocks with the ECX Temper Gen 2 1/18-scale Rock Crawler

While scale realism may be all the rage the unmistakable style of the original R/C crawler hasn’t been forgotten. ECX has refreshed it’s 1/18-scale rock crawler with the Temper Gen 2. Taking the original design of their Temper and pushing it further, the Temper Gen 2 features a mid-motor design, four-link suspension, and a new…

Kyosho Mini-Z Honda Civic Type R FWD R/C Car

Kyosho Mini-Z Honda Civic Type R FWD R/C Car

The Mini-Z lineup is expanding, thanks to the new Honda Civic Type R model from Kyosho. Based on their well-traveled MR-03 platform, this model stays true to the 1:1 model it’s replicating and features a front-wheel-drive system. With full ball bearings throughout the chassis (12 in all), this model should roll smoothly and effortlessly, reducing…

An Outdoor Test of the Carisma Scale Adventure Coyote Pup [Video]

An Outdoor Test of the Carisma Scale Adventure Coyote Pup [Video]

The Carisma Scale Adventure Coyote Pup continues to impress me with every new outing I take it on. Truth be told, while most of my “outings” have been indoors, I felt it was time to get outside with this small-scale trail machine and see how it could handle a bit of outdoor terrain. Taking on…

Kyosho Mini-Z McLaren P1 GTR

Kyosho Mini-Z McLaren P1 GTR

Amazing scale detail in small-scale R/C models isn’t just reserved for off-road, trail-driving machines. Kyosho has proven time and time again that scale beauty can be applied to on-road models, and their latest creation is further proof of that. The Kyosho Mini-Z McLaren P1 GTR is a faithful 1/27-scale recreation of the 1:1 supercar. Riding…

Carisma’s 4Y24 1/24-scale Micro Buggy Kit

Carisma’s 4Y24 1/24-scale Micro Buggy Kit

Carisma has rolled out a new option for fans of small-scale, go-fast R/C machines with the launch of their 4Y24 kit. This 1/24-scale model provides the foundation for creating a custom radio-controlled buggy. If the design looks familiar, it’s essentially the GT24B chassis minus wheels, tires, and body. Not lacking for power, this kit features…

LaTrax Rally: Valentino Rossi Edition

LaTrax Rally: Valentino Rossi Edition

There hasn’t been much news from LaTrax recently, however, this small-scale R/C brand has recently announced a special edition of their 1/18-scale Rally model. If you love slinging your radio-controlled cars through dirt and across pavement, take a look at the Valentino Rossi Edition LaTrax Rally. Featuring a graphics package that’s similar to Rossi’s 1:1…

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