See it in Action: Losi Mini-T 2.0 1/18-scale Stadium Truck

Losi’s second-generation, 1/18-scale stadium truck, the Mini-T 2.0, has officially been released. Updated and modernized, this small-scale, ready-to-run (RTR) stadium truck is ready to roll wherever you please, whether that’s at the track or in your back yard. To whet your appetite, Losi has released this action-packed video showcasing their latest small-scale machine. To learn…

See it in Action: Losi Mini-T 2.0 1/18-scale Stadium Truck

See it in Action: Losi Mini-T 2.0 1/18-scale Stadium Truck

Losi’s second-generation, 1/18-scale stadium truck, the Mini-T 2.0, has officially been released. Updated and modernized, this small-scale, ready-to-run (RTR) stadium truck is ready to roll wherever you please, whether that’s at the track or in your back yard. To whet your appetite, Losi has released this action-packed video showcasing their latest small-scale machine. To learn…

It’s Back! Losi Revives the Mini-T Stadium Truck

It’s Back! Losi Revives the Mini-T Stadium Truck

Hit the track or bash away with the Losi Mini-T 2.0 After showing up on a few NHRSA 2019 coverage videos, Losi has officially released the second-coming of its popular Mini-T stadium truck. The Losi Mini-T 2.0 is a modern take on this popular small-scale off-road racer with an array of updated components under the hood.…

Panda Hobby Tetra X1 1/18-scale Rock Crawler

Panda Hobby Tetra X1 1/18-scale Rock Crawler

If you’re looking for an R/C crawler that’s more compact than a 1/10-scale rig but a bit larger than a 1/24-scale model, check out the Tetra X1 from Panda Hobby. Featuring a brushed motor, a 2.4GHz radio system, 4-link suspension, and oil-filled shocks, this rig offers a unique take on small-scale crawling. With a steel,…

Red, White & Blazing Fast: Kyosho’s Mini-Z McLaren P1 GTR

Red, White & Blazing Fast: Kyosho’s Mini-Z McLaren P1 GTR

Imagine holding one of the fastest supercars in the world, right in the palm of your hand. Thankfully, Kyosho’s Mini-Z lineup lets you can do just that. Joining the yellow and orange color options for their McLaren P1 GTR replica is a new, red/white/black color option for those who prefer a more refined appearance on…

First-Impressions: Carisma Scale Adventure MSA-1E 1976 Ford F-150

First-Impressions: Carisma Scale Adventure MSA-1E 1976 Ford F-150

Carisma tweaks and tunes their 1/24-scale R/C crawler for true trail performance. Last year’s release of Carisma’s 1/24-scale MSA-1E crawler gave me high hopes for the state of small-scale crawling rigs. As a fan of larger-scale R/C crawlers, I’ve amassed quite a collection of scaled-down crawlers over the years, searching for the “perfect” rig for…

See it in Action: Carisma Scale Adventure MSA-1E Ford 1976 F-150

See it in Action: Carisma Scale Adventure MSA-1E Ford 1976 F-150

The recently-announced, second-generation Carisma Scale Adventure MSA-1E builds on the foundation of last year’s model and adds a few new bells and whistles, including lower gearing, a new motor, and an officially-licensed 1976 Ford F-150 body. While all of those upgrades sound nice, the real question remains; how does it perform? To answer that question,…

Carisma Launches Their Second-Generation MSA-1E Micro Crawler

Carisma Launches Their Second-Generation MSA-1E Micro Crawler

The expanded MSA-1E lineup now features a licensed, 1976 Ford F-150 body design. Originally spotted during coverage of the 2019 NRHSA convention, Carisma has officially released their second-generation, 1/24-scale crawler; the MSA-1E 1976 Ford F-150. Aside from the new, officially-licensed body, this rig also brings a few internal upgrades to the table. The gearing has…

Some Exciting Small-Scale News from NRHSA 2019!

Some Exciting Small-Scale News from NRHSA 2019!

Do you love small-scale R/C news? If so, this year’s NHRSA convention in Las Vegas had a few little tidbits that you might find interesting. After watching (and re-watching) RC Driver’s 2019 HRHSA Show coverage and receiving a tip from a fellow hobbyist (thanks, Adam W.) which pointed to a Facebook post by Competition-X, there are two…

Kyosho Mini-Z 2008 Subaru Impreza WRC Readyset

Kyosho Mini-Z 2008 Subaru Impreza WRC Readyset

Kyosho has added another sharp-looking ride to their Mini-Z lineup; the 2008 Subaru Impreza WRC. If you love beautifully-crafted scale detail and small-scale, crazy-fun R/C cars, you should get the best of both worlds with this model. Featuring all-wheel drive, smooth drift wheels, full ball bearings, and an officially-licensed 2008 Subaru Impreza WRC body, this…

It’s a Jeep Thing: Axial’s SCX24 2019 Jeep Wrangler JLU

It’s a Jeep Thing: Axial’s SCX24 2019 Jeep Wrangler JLU

YES!!! I mean…what do we have here? Setting aside my excitement for a moment, Axial has released a new addition to their SCX24 line; the SCX24 2019 Jeep Wrangler JLU (AXI00002T1/2). The SCX24 Deadbolt has quickly become my favorite small-scale crawler, and I’m thrilled to see this line of vehicles expanding. With their latest release,…

Two Fresh Color Schemes Now Available for the LaTrax Desert Prerunner

Two Fresh Color Schemes Now Available for the LaTrax Desert Prerunner

When I think of small-scale R/C models, one brand that often comes to mind is LaTrax. While they’ve been relatively quiet throughout 2019, they have released two new color options for their 1/18-scale Desert Prerunner. While the underlying setup of this truck remains the same, including Traxxas iD battery tech, the Desert Prerunner sports either…

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