See it in Action: Carisma’s 2021 GT24TR Truggy [Video]

When you haven’t seen a certain R/C model in a while, you might need a reminder on how it performs. Thankfully, the folks at Carisma love to capture their vehicles in action, and have put together an excellent action sequence of the recently-relaunched GT24TR truggy. It’s been a while since I’ve wheeled my two GT24-series…

See it in Action: Carisma’s 2021 GT24TR Truggy [Video]

See it in Action: Carisma’s 2021 GT24TR Truggy [Video]

When you haven’t seen a certain R/C model in a while, you might need a reminder on how it performs. Thankfully, the folks at Carisma love to capture their vehicles in action, and have put together an excellent action sequence of the recently-relaunched GT24TR truggy. It’s been a while since I’ve wheeled my two GT24-series…

FTX Outback Mini X Fury 1/18-scale Crawler

FTX Outback Mini X Fury 1/18-scale Crawler

FTX has introduced its latest 1/18-scale R/C crawler, the Outback Mini X Fury. Featuring a Jeep-inspired, polycarbonate body, this model aims to provide a 1/10-scale driving experience in a slightly smaller package. Among the highlights of this model are a metal ladder-frame chassis with four-link suspension, integrated LED lights, four-wheel drive, and a clipless/hinged body…

FMS Toyota FJ Cruiser 1/18-scale R/C Crawler

FMS Toyota FJ Cruiser 1/18-scale R/C Crawler

If you’re hooked on 1/24-scale R/C crawlers, you are in for a treat with the ever-expanding universe of 1/18-scale scale/trail machines. While not as well-known as their slightly smaller counterparts, there are several 1/18-scale models that are packed with visual details and backed up by solid driving performance. One of the bigger names in the…

Back in Action: Carisma Re-Releases the GT24TR 1/24-scale Truggy

Back in Action: Carisma Re-Releases the GT24TR 1/24-scale Truggy

Carisma has been giving new life to a number of its classic, small-scale, ready-to-run (RTR) models. Following in the tiny tire tracks of the GT24B Lee Martin “Racers Edition” and GT24R Rally Car, Carisma has announced the re-launch of their GT24TR Truggy. This newly-released model has the same form factor as the original and also…

Kyosho Mini-Z Audi R8 LMS “Audi Driving Experience” Readyset

Kyosho Mini-Z Audi R8 LMS “Audi Driving Experience” Readyset

One of the latest models to roll off the line from Kyosho is the Mini-Z Audi R8 LMS “Audi Driving Experience” Readyset. This small-scale, on-road car features beautiful styling and a true-to-life representation of the 1:1 2010 Audi R8 LMS. From bumper-to-bumper, this 1/28-scale Audi R8 replica offers stunning details such as a molded grille,…

Carisma Re-Launches the GT24R 1/24-scale Rally Car

Carisma Re-Launches the GT24R 1/24-scale Rally Car

After a short hiatus, Carisma has brought back one of its popular small-scale R/C models, the GT24R. This ready-to-run (RTR) rally car is packed with power and can provide hours upon hours of fun. On the outside, the GT24R features an aggressive black, red, and white color scheme that’s laid out on top of a…

Review: Injora 32mm Aluminum-bodied Shocks for the Axial SCX24

Review: Injora 32mm Aluminum-bodied Shocks for the Axial SCX24

The list of upgrades available for the SCX24 continues to grow. Injora has been increasing its array of upgrades, ranging from tires, wheels, chassis weights, shocks, and more. After installing Injora’s 40mm Internal Spring Shocks on my SCX24 Deadbolt, I wanted to test out another of their shock upgrades; 32mm Aluminum-bodied, Adjustable Shocks ($14.99). While…

Carisma GT24B Lee Martin “Racers Edition”

Carisma GT24B Lee Martin “Racers Edition”

When it comes to “go fast” R/C models, it’s hard to beat the raw speed that the Carisma GT24B wields. Originally available as a ready-to-run (RTR), this 1/24-scale buggy has only been available in kit form for the past few years. If you’ve been searching for a true out-of-the-box performer, Carisma has re-launched the GT24B…

Injora 4-Piece LED Light Kits for the Axial SCX24

Injora 4-Piece LED Light Kits for the Axial SCX24

Injora has released two new LED light kits for the Axial SCX24. Featuring either a round or rectangular housing design, these roof or rollbar-mounted lights add both utility and scale detail to your small-scale crawler. Injora’s 4-Piece LED Light Kits feature bright, white lights and white plastic covers with either HELLA or IPF decals. Mounting…

Outdoor Crawling Action with the Carisma Scale Adventure MSA-1E [Video]

Outdoor Crawling Action with the Carisma Scale Adventure MSA-1E [Video]

The Carisma Scale Adventure MSA-1E ranks among my favorites when it comes to 1/24-scale R/C crawlers. While it may not be the juggernaut that is the Axial SCX24, it can still hold its own and provide plenty of indoor and outdoor entertainment. My MSA-1E Ford F-150 has been its own fair share of adventures, from…

Carisma Introduces a High-Performance Alloy Motor Mount for its GT24 Lineup

Carisma Introduces a High-Performance Alloy Motor Mount for its GT24 Lineup

Carisma certainly knows how to create big-time fun in a small package. Their GT24 lineup, ranging from buggies and truggies to monster trucks and rally cars, offers nearly unmatched performance in 1/24 scale. If you want to beef up the durability of your GT24, Carisma has released its High-Performance Alloy Motor Mount designed specifically for…

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