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,…

FMS FCX18 LC80 Overview, Upgrades, & Action [Video]

FMS FCX18 LC80 Overview, Upgrades, & Action [Video]

Of the many small-scale R/C releases that I’ve driven this year, the FCX18 Toyota LC80 from FMS is contending for the top spot in my favorites list. The scale looks are more than backed up by the solid performance and power that’s packed into this 1/18-scale trail machine. FMS sent me an FCX18 to take…

Fair RC FCX24 Power Wagon “Rattled Cage” Mod

Fair RC FCX24 Power Wagon “Rattled Cage” Mod

The folks at Fair RC are at it again with another cool modded model: the FCX24 Power Wagon “Rattled Cage” RTR. Building on their Autumn-themed FCX24 Power Wagon mod from last year (the “Rusted Pumpkin”, the “Rattled Cage” ushers in even more detail and weathering. The FCX24 Power Wagon “Rattled Cage” RTR features a 3D-printed…

Fair RC Releases the FCX24 Pumpkin Smasher Mod

Fair RC Releases the FCX24 Pumpkin Smasher Mod

If you’re searching for an FCX24 Smasher with a unique style, check out Fair RC’s latest modded machine, the FCX24 Pumpkin Smasher Mod. “Unique” is quite an understatement when it comes to the appearance of this machine. With multiple colors on various body panels, this truck is a patchwork of colors that ranges from real…

Fair RC FCX24 K5 Blazer “Hopper’s Car” Mod

Fair RC FCX24 K5 Blazer “Hopper’s Car” Mod

Fair RC has announced another new modded R/C machine, turning their attention to one of the stars of Stranger Things (that is if you’re a car and truck fanatic). The FCX24 K5 Blazer “Hopper’s Car” Mod is a solid replica of the 1980 K5 Blazer driven by David Harbour’s character, Jim Hopper, in the Stranger…

See it in Action: FMS FCX18 LC80 [Video]

See it in Action: FMS FCX18 LC80 [Video]

FMS might be one of my favorite R/C brands at the moment. Their attention to detail has always been second to none, and now they appear to emphasize performance. Their latest project is a revamp and re-branding of their 1/18-scale crawler lineup with the FCX18 Toyota Land Cruiser 80. The FCX18 LC80 isn’t a new…

FMS Launches the FCX18 Toyota Land Cruiser LC80

FMS Launches the FCX18 Toyota Land Cruiser LC80

FMS is at it again with the release of another 1/18-scale R/C crawler. This time, it looks like they’ve gone back to the drawing board by imagining and redesigning their 1/18-scale platform. The FCX18 Toyota LC80 blends the same stunning visuals you’ve come to expect from FMS with a chassis better suited to crawling performance.…

Review: FMS 1/24 Smasher V2 “High Roller II” Monster Truck

Review: FMS 1/24 Smasher V2 “High Roller II” Monster Truck

Monster trucks and the R/C hobby go hand-in-hand. As early as I can remember, there have always been radio-controlled monster trucks in hobby shops. While there are few that have managed to nail every aspect of the 1:1 monster truck experience, there are some that come awfully close. The 1/24-scale FCX24 Smasher/Smasher V2 from FMS…

Pro-Line 50mm Big Bore Scaler Shocks for the SCX24 and AX24

Pro-Line 50mm Big Bore Scaler Shocks for the SCX24 and AX24

If you want to extend the suspension reach of your Axial SCX24 or AX24 crawler, Pro-Line’s new 50mm Big Bore Scaler Shocks might be the right ticket. This follow-up to their original 1/24 Big Bore Scaler Shocks offers a massive increase in downward suspension travel (+16mm) while still providing a durable and easy-to-adjust solution. These…

Want to Win an FMS FCX Model? Join the #FCXModelShare Social Media Challenge!

Want to Win an FMS FCX Model? Join the #FCXModelShare Social Media Challenge!

The past two years have been huge for FMS. They have been bringing some beautiful R/C creations to market and hosting several contests, giving hobbyists opportunities to show off their collections (and add to them). If you’ve got an FMS FCX model in your R/C garage, now’s the perfect time to show it off during…

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