Hit the Track for Less: 1RC Racing’s 1/18-scale Midget 1.0 is now $139.99

With the release of their 1/18-scale Midget 2.0 racer, 1RC Racing has discounted the price of their first-generation oval track machine. This brushless-powered, ready-to-run (RTR) model features everything you need to get up to speed, including a 2.4GHz radio system, battery, and charger. Supplies are limited as 1RC Racing is trying to make room for…

Hit the Track for Less: 1RC Racing’s 1/18-scale Midget 1.0 is now $139.99

Hit the Track for Less: 1RC Racing’s 1/18-scale Midget 1.0 is now $139.99

With the release of their 1/18-scale Midget 2.0 racer, 1RC Racing has discounted the price of their first-generation oval track machine. This brushless-powered, ready-to-run (RTR) model features everything you need to get up to speed, including a 2.4GHz radio system, battery, and charger. Supplies are limited as 1RC Racing is trying to make room for…

A Pint-sized Project – Building an Orlandoo Hunter OH32A03

A Pint-sized Project – Building an Orlandoo Hunter OH32A03

Taking on a true small-scale R/C kit. This build series is sponsored by RCMart.com. When it comes to small-scale R/C models, you don’t have to ask me twice if I’m interested in taking a closer look at them. That said, there are still a handful of vehicles that I’ve been hesitant with, including the subject…

First Impressions: Axial Yeti Jr. Can-Am Maverick X3

First Impressions: Axial Yeti Jr. Can-Am Maverick X3

Overjoyed. That’s how I would describe my feelings during the release of Axial’s original Yeti Jr. Rock Racer (and Yeti Jr. SCORE Trophy Truck). It’s hard to believe that those two models were released over two years ago and in that time…both have been discontinued. After Axial lowered the curtain on their two 1/18-scale models,…

Axial Releases an Assortment of Upgrades for the Yeti Jr.

Axial Releases an Assortment of Upgrades for the Yeti Jr.

The emergence of the Axial Yeti Jr. Can-Am Maverick X3 has brought along a series of aluminum and steel hop-up parts from Axial. While there are already a number of aftermarket parts for this model (and its predecessor), it’s nice to see Axial showing some love to their small-scale off-road machine. While most of these parts…

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…

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