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.…

Carisma Scale Adventure MSA-1E Subaru Brat

Carisma Scale Adventure MSA-1E Subaru Brat

Alongside their newly-announced MSA-1E Coyote Pup, Carisma Scale Adventure is releasing a small-scale rig for Subaru fans. Their MSA-1E Subaru Brat is a throwback to this late-70’s through early 90’s machine, offering a fairly detailed body in a 1/24-scale package. Riding on their new MSA-1E chassis, this small-scale crawler joins the ranks of the Pro-Line Ambush…

Small-scale Fun on the Go: ECX Micro Roost 1/28-scale Desert Buggy

Small-scale Fun on the Go: ECX Micro Roost 1/28-scale Desert Buggy

The second 1/28-scale machine to roll out from ECX this year is the Micro Roost Buggy. Sharing the same platform as its monster truck sibling, this small-scale machine is sure to bring R/C excitement anywhere. The Micro Roost is a ready-to-run (RTR) vehicle that features a removable 1S LiPo battery, durable rubber tires, and a…

Hit the Track with 1RC Racing’s 1/18-scale Radio-Controlled Sprint Car

Hit the Track with 1RC Racing’s 1/18-scale Radio-Controlled Sprint Car

If you’re a fan of sprint car racing, 1RC has an upcoming release that’s worth checking out. Joining their lineup of 1/18-scale midget car replicas is a 1/18 ready-to-run sprint car model. From realistic looks and construction to an impressive powerplant, this racing replica will have you living out your dreams of running the high…

Carisma Scale Adventure MSA-1E Coyote Pup

Carisma Scale Adventure MSA-1E Coyote Pup

Little by little, additional details have been released about Carisma Scale Adventure’s two new small-scale trail trucks. If you’re a fan of their 1/10-scale SCA-1E Coyote or simply dig the aesthetic of an old-school pickup truck, then you’ll want to take a closer look at the Carisma MSA-1E Coyote Pup (#79368). With a four-link suspension…

ECX Micro Ruckus 1/28-scale Monster Truck

ECX Micro Ruckus 1/28-scale Monster Truck

Things have been rather quiet on the small-scale front in 2018…until now. ECX has introduced the Micro Ruckus, a 1/28-scale monster truck that features a retro body design, huge (relatively speaking) tires, and a two-in-one charger/transmitter combo that’s sure to become a hit with R/C enthusiasts. The Micro Ruckus chassis design appears to take a…

Be on the Lookout for Small-scale “Scalers” from Carisma

Be on the Lookout for Small-scale “Scalers” from Carisma

To me, small-scale R/C vehicles are like cookies. It’s hard to have just one and whenever a new flavor comes out, I’m bound and determined to try it out. You can imagine my excitement when I happened upon this post from the folks at Big Squid RC, teasing two new models from Carisma/Carisma Scale Adventure.…

Clearance Pricing on Select Dromida Models at AMain Hobbies

Clearance Pricing on Select Dromida Models at AMain Hobbies

If you’re looking for a fun, 1/18-scale R/C vehicle to blast away boredom, AMain Hobbies is offering up savings on select Dromida models. From surface vehicles to quadcopters, there are a number of discount opportunities to take advantage of. Clearance models include the DT4.18 desert truck, KODO HD quadcopter, and FPV Rally Car. On top…

GL Racing Introduces the 1/27-scale GLR Chassis

GL Racing Introduces the 1/27-scale GLR Chassis

Just when I think I know all of the players on the R/C landscape, a new one appears on my radar. GL Racing, a brand focused on small-scale, high-performance R/C vehicles, has announced a new option for on-road racers. The GLR is a 1/27-scale, rear-wheel-drive chassis kit which serves as a starting point for those…

WPL C24 1/16-scale R/C Trail Truck

WPL C24 1/16-scale R/C Trail Truck

From what I’ve seen, the hottest small-scale R/C models of 2018 aren’t from any of the mainstream hobby brands. No, the maker of some of the most sought-after machines is WPL, a brand that you’ll find on sites such as GearBest, Banggood, and GeekBuying.com. Following up the success of models such as the C14 “Hercules”…

Get a Pro-Line Ambush 4×4 Before They’re Gone

Get a Pro-Line Ambush 4×4 Before They’re Gone

Late last year, I learned that one of my favorite small-scale R/C crawlers had been discontinued. While disappointing, I was happy to see other 1/24-scale crawlers in the market, available to fill the void. If you’d hoped to pick up one of these 1/25-scale trail truck before they become too hard to find, Pro-Line has…

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