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…

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…

Hit the Trail with Carisma’s MSA-1E 2.0 Spec Mitsubishi Pajero

Hit the Trail with Carisma’s MSA-1E 2.0 Spec Mitsubishi Pajero

Carisma Scale Adventure has announced two new “2.0 Spec” MSA-1E models, including the MSA-1E 2.0 Spec Mitsubishi Pajero. Refreshed on the inside and out, this new replica of Mitsubishi’s off-road legend sports an eye-catching paint job and a number of performance-focused changes under the hood. The 1/24-scale MSA-1E 2.0 Spec Mitsubishi Pajero is powered by…

Carisma Releases the MSA-1E 2.0 Spec Subaru Brat

Carisma Releases the MSA-1E 2.0 Spec Subaru Brat

After tuning its lineup of 1/10-scale R/C crawlers, Carisma Scale Adventure has turned its attention to its 1/24-scale MSA-1E fleet. Just announced are two new “2.0 Spec” models, including the MSA-1E 2.0 Spec Subaru Brat. Refreshed on the inside and out, this new replica of Subaru’s sporty pick-up sports a new paint job along with…

Prime Day 2022 Deals on Select FMS, EazyRC, and ROCHobby Models

Prime Day 2022 Deals on Select FMS, EazyRC, and ROCHobby Models

Check out the small-scale R/C crawling scene and save a little money with this year’s Amazon Prime Day Deals. For a limited time, you can save on a selection of FMS, EazyRC, and ROCHobby models through Amazon.com. Check out these Prime Day Deals on Smaller-Scale FMS Models: 1/18-scale Toyota FJ Cruiser RTR – $128.88 1/18-scale…

Review: Axial SCX24 2021 Ford Bronco

Review: Axial SCX24 2021 Ford Bronco

Axial’s SCX24 platform continues to grow and impress with every new model. 2022 has delivered not one but two new models in the SCX24 lineup, the polycarbonate-bodied Jeep JT Gladiator ($149.99) and the hard-bodied 2021 Ford Bronco ($159.99). After adding two Jeep JT Gladiator SCX24s to my lineup earlier in the year, I didn’t see…

See it in Action: FMS 1/24-scale FCX24 Power Wagon [Video]

See it in Action: FMS 1/24-scale FCX24 Power Wagon [Video]

The FMS FCX24 Power Wagon is the most-recent model to join the 1/24-scale R/C crawler scene. With its unique design that blends a hard-body truck cab with portal axles, tractor-style tires, and a two-speed transmission, this rig may not be for everyone. That said, it certainly looks like an interesting option for fans of small-scale…

FMS 1/24-scale FCX24 Power Wagon

FMS 1/24-scale FCX24 Power Wagon

It looks like FMS has set its sights on the ultra-popular 1/24-scale crawling scene. After releasing a number of beautifully-detailed 1/18-to-1/12-scale models, they have released the FCX24 Power Wagon, a cage-backed, retro-inspired truck that looks…well, interesting. With the front-end styling of an old-school Dodge (or Doug) Power Wagon and the rear of a super-short bed…

Get Revved-up with Kyosho’s McLaren Senna GTR Mini-Z

Get Revved-up with Kyosho’s McLaren Senna GTR Mini-Z

You’ll soon be able to live out your supercar fantasies in ultra small-scale thanks to Kyosho’s upcoming McLaren Senna GTR Mini-Z. Featuring the same sleek design as the 1:1 McLaren Senna GTR, this rear-wheel-drive model looks like a great addition to any R/C enthusiast’s collection. Built on the Mini-Z RWD platform, the McLaren Senna GTR…

Flash Back to the Glory Days of R/C with the Losi Mini JRX2

Flash Back to the Glory Days of R/C with the Losi Mini JRX2

As the saying goes, everything old is new again. While they’re no stranger to retro and old-school models, Losi has released a new buggy that’s caught my attention; the 1/16-scale Mini JRX2 Buggy. Reformatted for a smaller scale, this little buggy pays homage to the 1/10-scale JRX2 from the late-80s. Featuring a brushed motor, LiPo…

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