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…

Club 5 Racing SCX24 Jeep Rear Bumper with LEDs

Club 5 Racing SCX24 Jeep Rear Bumper with LEDs

Searching for more scale detail to add to your Axial SCX24 Jeep Wrangler? Club 5 Racing has released a new rear bumper that includes LED taillights for even more realism. The Club 5 SCX24 Racing Rear Bumper with LEDs is a direct replacement for the stock rear bumper on your SCX24 Jeep and appears to…

Testing Injora’s SCX24 Beadlock Wheels, Tires, and Aluminum Shocks [Video]

Testing Injora’s SCX24 Beadlock Wheels, Tires, and Aluminum Shocks [Video]

Slowly but surely, I’m converting each of my SCX24 rigs from stock to custom. The newest addition to my lineup, an Axial SCX24 Jeep Wrangler, received a new set of wheels, tires, and shocks, courtesy of Injora. After installation, it didn’t take long before I had this rig rolling along, up and over an array…

Review: Injora 40mm Internal-Spring Shocks for the Axial SCX24

Review: Injora 40mm Internal-Spring Shocks for the Axial SCX24

It seems that the number of upgrade options for the Axial SCX24 grows larger by the day. Since the introduction of this small-scale R/C crawler (and its skyrocketing popularity), several brands have turned their attention to creating hop-ups for this model. One such brand is Injora, a name that I’ve known over the years for…

ROCHobby Katana V2 Outdoor Test Drive [Video]

ROCHobby Katana V2 Outdoor Test Drive [Video]

Small-scale crawling is booming and not just for 1/24-scale machines. There are a handful of 1/18-scale rigs making a name for themselves, including ROCHobby’s Katana V2 ($179.99 Amazon). This second-generation 1/18-scaler has quite a few features that should delight fans of performance and appearance. With its hard plastic body, detailed interior, and multi-function LED lights,…

Boom Racing Announces KRAIT 1.0” Terra and TE37 Beadlock Wheels

Boom Racing Announces KRAIT 1.0” Terra and TE37 Beadlock Wheels

Boom Racing has joined the small-scale R/C crawling club with the release of two new beadlock wheel models; the KRAIT 1.0” Terra and KRAIT 1.0 TE37. Based on its popular 1.9” and 2.2” wheels, these scaled down rims offer style and performance for both indoor and outdoor driving. The KRAIT 1.0” Terra Beadlock Wheel set…

Small-Scale Smokeshow: Kyosho’s Mini-Z AWD Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye

Small-Scale Smokeshow: Kyosho’s Mini-Z AWD Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye

Fans of modern American muscle cars have a new small-scale champion in Kyosho’s Mini-Z AWD Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye. Taking one of the hottest 1:1 performance cars on the road today, Kyosho has managed to shoehorn the essence of the Challenger SRT into its petite Mini-Z platform. Utilizing its Mini-Z AWD MA-020 chassis, this…

Injora 40mm Internal-spring Shocks for the Axial SCX24

Injora 40mm Internal-spring Shocks for the Axial SCX24

The list of upgrades and hop-ups for the Axial SCX24 continues to grow. Injora has released a set of 40mm Internal-spring Shocks for this small-scale crawler, giving it a fresh, unique appearance. Featuring an anodized aluminum shock body in various colors (red, black, gray, orange), each set of shocks includes three different springs ratings for…

Carisma GT24 2006 Subaru STI Rally Car

Carisma GT24 2006 Subaru STI Rally Car

Carisma has released the latest model in its GT24 lineup, the 2006 Subaru STI. This 1/24-scale rally car joins Carisma’s other three small-scale rally machines and provides another great replica of a 1:1 on/off-road machine. The visual design chops from the folks at Carisma really shines through on this model. From the front grille to…

Carisma’s MSA-1E Suzuki Jimny JB74 Now Available in Black and Tan

Carisma’s MSA-1E Suzuki Jimny JB74 Now Available in Black and Tan

Carisma has spent some time in the paint booth, whipping up new color options for their ultra-compact MSA-1E Suzuki Jimny JB74. Joining the lineup of blue and yellow, you can now pick up this small-scale R/C crawler in a tan or black body color. I’ve been a longtime admirer of Carisma’s visual detail prowess, not…

Bang RC Gear “Rocker” Aluminum 1.0″ Beadlock Wheels

Bang RC Gear “Rocker” Aluminum 1.0″ Beadlock Wheels

Looking for a new set of wheels for your 1/24-scale crawler? Bang RC Gear has released its Rocker Aluminum Beadlock Wheels which look like a great upgrade option for the Axial SCX24, Element RC Enduro 24, and the Carisma MSA-1E. Made from machined aluminum and featuring a five-screw design, these 5-spoke wheels have a clean,…

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