Let Your Inner Child Run Wild with Carisma’s MSA-1MT 1/24 Monster Truck

On April Fools Day 2022, Carisma posted a series of small-scale monster truck photos that got R/C fanatics buzzing. What seemed little more than a prank turned out to be a nice November surprise with the release of three 1/24-scale monster truck models. Based on its MSA-1E platform, the new MSA-1MT is Carisma’s take on…

Let Your Inner Child Run Wild with Carisma’s MSA-1MT 1/24 Monster Truck

Let Your Inner Child Run Wild with Carisma’s MSA-1MT 1/24 Monster Truck

On April Fools Day 2022, Carisma posted a series of small-scale monster truck photos that got R/C fanatics buzzing. What seemed little more than a prank turned out to be a nice November surprise with the release of three 1/24-scale monster truck models. Based on its MSA-1E platform, the new MSA-1MT is Carisma’s take on…

Trick-out Your SCX24 for Less During the CCxRC “Black Friday on a Wednesday” Sale

Trick-out Your SCX24 for Less During the CCxRC “Black Friday on a Wednesday” Sale

Hobbyist-turned aftermarket R/C entrepreneur, Tony Cece (aka CCxRC) has rolled out his 2022 “Black Friday on a Wednesday” sale, featuring a variety of discounts on small-scale R/C crawler and monster truck goodies. From November 23, 2022 through November 25, 2022, you can save up to 50% off on many CCxRC-branded items, including brass diff covers,…

Carisma GT24 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO 4 WRC RTR

Carisma GT24 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO 4 WRC RTR

If you’ve been searching for a fun stocking stuffer to give your R/C fanatic friend or family member, look no further than Carisma’s latest model release. The GT24 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO 4 WRC RTR is the most recent offshoot in Carisma’s GT24 lineup and offers an excellent blend of appearance and performance. This scaled-down, radio-controlled…

Upgrades and Hop-ups for the Traxxas TRX-4M

Upgrades and Hop-ups for the Traxxas TRX-4M

I’m always excited when a new R/C model hits the market, and from what I’ve been reading and watching, the TRX-4M from Traxxas looks to be an impressive machine. This 1/18-scale R/C crawler and trail rig wonderfully captures the stunning 1:1 details of the modern Ford Bronco and classic Land Rover Defender with ABS plastic…

See it in Action: Axial Capra UTB18 RTR [Video]

See it in Action: Axial Capra UTB18 RTR [Video]

If you love the challenge of R/C rock crawling and aren’t into scale details and visuals, Axial’s 1/18-scale Capra UTB18 might be a great machine to keep your crawling skills sharp well into the winter months. This scaled-down version of the 1/10-scale Axial Capra features a brushed, 37T motor, a LiPo battery pack, and a…

Your New Trailing Companion: Axial’s UTB18 Capra RTR

Your New Trailing Companion: Axial’s UTB18 Capra RTR

While the market for 1/18-scale R/C crawlers is small, it’s slowly gaining new players, including Axial, and it recently announced Capra UTB18. If the Capra name rings a bell, then you’re probably well aware of its 1/10-scale namesake. The 1/18-scale Capra UTB18 appears to be primed to follow in the tire tracks of its larger-scale…

See it in Action: FMS FCX24 Max Smasher Monster Truck [Video]

See it in Action: FMS FCX24 Max Smasher Monster Truck [Video]

I’m calling 2022 “the year of the mini monster truck.” With several conversion and DIY kits on the market, FMS has become one of the first to bring a ready-to-run (RTR), 1/24-scale monster truck to the market with the FCX24 Max Smasher. If you’d like to see what this tiny truck is capable of, check…

FMS Releases the FCX24 Max Smasher Monster Truck

FMS Releases the FCX24 Max Smasher Monster Truck

If you’re a fan of small-scale R/C machines, you’ve probably noticed the recent boom in 1/24-scale monster trucks. From chassis conversion kits for the SCX24 to purpose-built models, these tiny trucks are enjoying their day in the sun. FMS has jumped on the small-scale monster truck bandwagon with the release of its FCX24 Max Smasher.…

Pro-Line 1.0″, 1/24-scale Pre-mounted Trencher Tires and Impulse Bead-Loc Wheels

Pro-Line 1.0″, 1/24-scale Pre-mounted Trencher Tires and Impulse Bead-Loc Wheels

Pro-Line has introduced a new set of small-scale crawling tires for those who want to get the most performance out of their tiny trucks. Their 1/24-scale, 1.0″ Trencher Tires are pre-mounted on Black Impulse Wheels, giving you an instant upgrade in style and performance. I’m a fan of Pro-Line’s larger-sized Trencher tires, having recently added…

Check Out These Deals on FMS, ROCHobby, and EazyRC Models at AMain Hobbies

Check Out These Deals on FMS, ROCHobby, and EazyRC Models at AMain Hobbies

It looks like AMain Hobbies is also getting in on the FMS 15-year Anniversary celebration. While no end date is noted, you can get discounts of either 32% (for 1/12-scale RTR models) or 13% (for 1/18-scale RTR models) on an array of FMS, ROCHobby, and EazyRC models. These discounts also include some models that aren’t…

Celebrate 15 Years of FMS with These Great Deals

Celebrate 15 Years of FMS with These Great Deals

FMS is celebrating its 15-year anniversary, and they’re inviting you to join in on the fun with a variety of discounts on their 1/12 and 1/18-scale models. You can save 32% on their 1/12 model lineup with coupon code FMSCR2 and 13% on their 1/18-scale models with coupon code FMSCR8. On top of these discounts,…

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