Axial Refreshes the SCX24 Jeep Gladiator with New Colors, Features, and More

New from Axial is the refreshed SCX24 Jeep JT Gladiator. Similar to their recently overhauled SCX24 Jeep Wrangler, the Gladiator is looking hot with three new colors, plus several chassis and electronics tweaks. Similar to the changes with the SCX24 Jeep Wrangler, the SCX24 Gladiator receives oil-filled shocks and Spektrum electronics, including the radio system,…

Axial Refreshes the SCX24 Jeep Gladiator with New Colors, Features, and More

Axial Refreshes the SCX24 Jeep Gladiator with New Colors, Features, and More

New from Axial is the refreshed SCX24 Jeep JT Gladiator. Similar to their recently overhauled SCX24 Jeep Wrangler, the Gladiator is looking hot with three new colors, plus several chassis and electronics tweaks. Similar to the changes with the SCX24 Jeep Wrangler, the SCX24 Gladiator receives oil-filled shocks and Spektrum electronics, including the radio system,…

Outfit Your Small-scale Crawler with New Accessories from FMS

Outfit Your Small-scale Crawler with New Accessories from FMS

If your FCX24, FCX18 or other small-scale R/C crawler is looking a little bare, FMS has a new collection of scale accessories to let you make the most of your next R/C adventures. Whether you’re building your rig out to be an overland explorer or a beach cruiser, there are several accessory options to help…

Price Drop: Axial’s UTB18 Capra is now $219.99

Price Drop: Axial’s UTB18 Capra is now $219.99

Have you had your eye on the Axial UTB18 Capra but didn’t want to pull the trigger? Good news, you can now pick up this course-ready crawler for a lower price. Originally priced at $249.99, Horizon Hobby has lowered the price to $219.99, a savings of $30. The UTB18 Capra isn’t your typical 1/18-scale crawler…

Review: FMS FCX18 Toyota Land Cruiser 80

Review: FMS FCX18 Toyota Land Cruiser 80

It never fails. As soon as I think I’ve found my new favorite R/C model, a challenger always emerges to make a run for the title. Having been on a Traxxas TRX-4M kick for the past year, I found myself drawn to one of the newer 1/18-scale trail and crawling rigs to hit the market;…

Fair RC Teases its Upcoming FMS FCX18 Land Cruiser 80 “Tri-Color Mod”

Fair RC Teases its Upcoming FMS FCX18 Land Cruiser 80 “Tri-Color Mod”

There’s a new Fair RC FCX18 LC80 mod on the horizon, and it looks like a real head-turner. On their Instagram profile, Fair RC has posted a full-view teaser image of its upcoming “Tri-Color Mod” version of the FMS FCX18 Land Cruiser 80. Featuring a white paint job, this version of the FCX18 features Toyota’s…

Fair RC’s FMS FCX18 Land Cruiser 80 “Green Mod” RTR

Fair RC’s FMS FCX18 Land Cruiser 80 “Green Mod” RTR

Fair RC has turned its attention to the FMS FCX18, announcing the “Green Mod” of this 1/18-scale R/C crawler. Already an eye-catching machine, this modified version of the FCX18 sports a metallic-green paint job with gold front door striping. Along with the fresh paint, the “Green Mod” FCX18 LC80 also features pre-installed Batrazzi wheels and…

Price Drops on Select SCX24 Models

Price Drops on Select SCX24 Models

If you’re suffering from a case of the winter “blahs”, there’s nothing better to beat it than with a new R/C machine. If you’ve wanted to try your hand at small-scale crawling, whether it’s for competition or purely for fun, you can now get into it at a lower price. Horizon Hobby has lowered the…

Sneaky Social Media: FMS Teases its Next FCX18 Model on Instagram

Sneaky Social Media: FMS Teases its Next FCX18 Model on Instagram

The FMS FCX18 Land Cruiser 80 is one of my favorite small-scale releases from 2023. If you’re as much of a fan of this platform as I am, you’re undoubtedly looking forward to the next 1/18-scale release from FMS. Thankfully, that time could be fast approaching as they’ve posted a not-so-subtle teaser about the next…

Axial Refreshes the SCX24 Jeep Wrangler JLU with New Paint, Electronics, and More

Axial Refreshes the SCX24 Jeep Wrangler JLU with New Paint, Electronics, and More

Axial has announced the release of a refreshed SCX24 Jeep Wrangler JLU. Featuring new colors, electronics, and a few chassis changes, this new rig is poised to take on indoor and outdoor challenges. This is the third iteration of the SCX24 Jeep Wrangler. The second-generation Jeep featured a few electronics changes, but not much else.…

Share Your Chevy Love for a Chance to Win with FMS

Share Your Chevy Love for a Chance to Win with FMS

Brand loyalty is as real in the R/C world as it is in the 1:1 automotive space. Now through January 31, 2024, FMS is giving Chevrolet fans an opportunity to show their passion during the Chevrolet Story Collection event. Throughout January 2024, share your feelings, photos, and/or videos about the Chevy brand (full-size or radio-controlled)…

See it in Action: Carisma GT24 1985 Audi Sport Quattro S1 [Video]

See it in Action: Carisma GT24 1985 Audi Sport Quattro S1 [Video]

Carisma’s newest addition to its GT24 lineup is the GT24 1985 Audi Sport Quattro S1 Brushless Rally Car (88468). This 1/24-scale rally car is a wonderful replica of its 1:1 counterpart, featuring a polycarbonate body, brushless motor, and all-wheel drive. Before this model hits hobby store shelves, check out Carisma’s overview and running footage of…

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