Upgrades and Hop-Ups for the FMS FCX24 Power Wagon

Upgrades and Hop-Ups for the FMS FCX24 Power Wagon

Get the most performance out of your 1/24-scale R/C crawler with these option parts. In the ever-expanding landscape of small-scale R/C crawlers, FMS appears to have hit a home run with its FCX24 Power Wagon. With retro styling, an ABS plastic hardbody, and countless customization options, this truck has quickly become a favorite among scale…

Celebrate Little Guy Racing Parts 1-Year Anniversary with this BOGO Deal

Celebrate Little Guy Racing Parts 1-Year Anniversary with this BOGO Deal

Little Guy Racing Parts is one of the newer aftermarket brands specializing in parts and accessories for small-scale R/C crawlers. I’ve become a fan of theirs after only one purchase and look forward to seeing their product releases hit my inbox. To celebrate their one-year anniversary, they have kicked off a Buy One Set of…

Go In-Depth with the Traxxas TRX-4M [Video]

Go In-Depth with the Traxxas TRX-4M [Video]

Whenever a new R/C model is announced, one of the first things I pay attention to, aside from the price, is the release date. The recently-announced TRX-4M from Traxxas appears to be one hot little machine and has me anxiously waiting for November to arrive. If you’re in the same boat, why not take a…

Save on Small-Scale Crawlers During Tower Hobbies’ Crawl Into Fall Sale

Save on Small-Scale Crawlers During Tower Hobbies’ Crawl Into Fall Sale

Winter is coming. While colder temperatures are still a few months away, it’s never too early to start planning for your cold-temperature R/C fun. The folks at Tower Hobbies want you to keep your hobby excitement rolling and are offering up several deals on small-scale R/C crawlers during their “Crawl Into Fall Sale”. For three…

See it in Action: Traxxas TRX-4M Ford Bronco and Land Rover Defender [Video]

See it in Action: Traxxas TRX-4M Ford Bronco and Land Rover Defender [Video]

If you’ve been looking for a new, 1/18-scale trail and crawling rig to serve as your boredom-buster, Traxxas may have answered that call with its upcoming TRX-4M. Featuring modern-day Ford Bronco and Land Rover Defender body styles, this new small-scale crawler platform looks like it packs an impressive punch. Before these models arrive on hobby…

Traxxas Joins the Small-Scale Crawling Scene with the TRX-4M

Traxxas Joins the Small-Scale Crawling Scene with the TRX-4M

Nah…it’ll never happen. That was my prevailing reply whenever I’d daydream about Traxxas entering the small-scale R/C crawling scene. As an owner of a TRX-4, I’ve often wondered what a scaled-down Traxxas trail rig might look like. Today, that wondering has become a reality with the unveiling of the TRX-4M. Jumping into the well-populated pool…

See it in Action: Carisma MSA-1E “2.0 Spec” Crawlers [Video]

See it in Action: Carisma MSA-1E “2.0 Spec” Crawlers [Video]

Carisma’s refreshed MSA-1E “2.0 Spec” 1/24-scale crawler lineup features a blend of old and new. Featuring a refreshed body style from the past, a larger-than-normal 130-size motor, and a new transmission and gearing, each of these new rigs, the MSA-1E Mitsubishi Pajero and the MSA-1E Subaru Brat feature some impressive crawling and trail-running performance. If…

Review: Carisma MSA-1E “2.0 Spec” Subaru Brat & Mitsubishi Pajero

Review: Carisma MSA-1E “2.0 Spec” Subaru Brat & Mitsubishi Pajero

Tackle the great indoors (and outdoors) with this small-scale R/C crawler. The small-scale R/C landscape has had its share of comers and goers through the years. I jumped into the 1/24-scale scene during the release of Pro-Line’s Ambush 4×4. Since then, many well-known names have released their own tiny trucks, including the folks at Carisma…

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