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Upgrading The Losi Mini-T 2.0

In the fall of 2003 the Team Losi Mini T took the radio controlled world by storm. This 1/18 scale stadium truck cost just $150 and looked just like the 1/10 XXX-T Stadium truck that is was based on. Soon …

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ECX Barrage goes from ordinary to extraordinary with Pro-Line gear

ECX Barrage goes from ordinary to extraordinary with Pro-Line gear

SPONSORED ARTICLE Ready-to-run (RTR) vehicles are a major part of the RC hobby and have proven to be very popular for not only newcomers, but also seasoned hobbyist. One issue that most of the RTR vehicles have is that they …

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Tamiya’s purpose built on-road racecar offerings

Tamiya’s purpose built on-road racecar offerings

SPONSORED ARTICLE Racing on a paved track or smooth parking lot with a dedicated on-road racecar is an absolute thrill, especially the ones made by Tamiya. They are super responsive and incredibly fast…just what you would want for an on-road …

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Key hop-up options for the Tamiya Mercedes-Benz 190E “Debis”

Key hop-up options for the Tamiya Mercedes-Benz 190E “Debis”

SPONSORED ARTICLE Tamiya is well-known for recreating highly scale RC versions of full size vehicles. Whether they are off-road trucks or on-road racecars like the sweet-looking old school Mercedes-Benz shown here that is equipped with the proven TT-01 Type-E chassis. …

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Editor’s top 5 Pro-Line body picks for 1/8 monster trucks

Editor’s top 5 Pro-Line body picks for 1/8 monster trucks

SPONSORED ARTICLE Monster trucks have always been a popular platform in RC regardless what is trending at the time. In the last few years, there has been a resurgence in monster truck offerings. Manufacturers like Arrma, Axial, CEN, ECX, Kyosho, …

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Street Outlaw NPRC Slash Base Drag Car Build – RCD Blog

Traxxas Drag Slash

There are a bunch of projects in the works in the RCD shop. One of them is a revival of an old chassis that has been sitting in a storage bin. Recently we pulled out an old ANZA Slash build. …

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Tamiya Land Rover Defender 90—performance boosting option parts

Tamiya Land Rover Defender 90—performance boosting option parts

SPONSORED ARTICLE Ultra scale vehicles like the Tamiya Land Rover Defender 90 are usually purchased because of how realistic they are to the real thing and extreme performance is not as important to the buyer. Something to keep in mind …

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3 killer Pro-Line build options for the Slash

3 killer Pro-Line build options for the Slash

SPONSORED ARTICLE The best thing about owning an RC car are the countless ways that you can modify and upgrade your ride into a customized unique build. Whatever you can imagine can very well be made into reality with some …

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5 Hot Pro-Line Body and Tire Options for Arrma Senton 4×4

5 Hot Pro-Line Body/Tire Options for Arrma Senton 4x4

SPONSORED ARTICLE The Arrma Senton 4×4 short course truck has gained a big following over the last five years. It is not surprising because this RTR is fast right out of the box, durable and right at home bashing on …

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The Tamiya paint gear you need to complete an ABS hard body

The Tamiya paint gear you need to complete an ABS hard body

SPONSORED ARTICLE A few decades ago, vehicles equipped with an ABS hard body were not common and polycarbonate molded bodies was the material of choice. Things have changed a lot over the years due to the popularity of ultra realistic …

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Our top 5 PROTOform body picks

Our top 5 PROTOform body picks

SPONSORED ARTICLE This is our top 5 PROTOform body picks that are designed for track duty yet still have a great scale appearance. Yes we enjoy racing at RC Driver, but being behind the wheel of a 1/10-scale car that …

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Tamiya 6×6 truck lineup, a closer look

Tamiya 6x6 truck lineup

SPONSORED ARTICLE You have to hand it to Tamiya for coming out with so many innovative and unique RC vehicles. One such vehicle was released three years ago named the Konghead 6×6, based on the G6-01 chassis. It was the …

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Simple rattle can paint scheme that anyone can do

Simple rattle can paint scheme that anyone can do

SPONSORED ARTICLE Being able to paint your own RC body is a useful skill to learn and it is not as difficult as you may think. Once you know the basics, you will be able to paint nearly any paint …

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The Super-Fun Tamiya Comical Buggies

The Super-Fun Tamiya Comical Buggies

SPONSORED ARTICLE Fun! Isn’t that what this hobby is all about? That one little adjective is what most-likely pulled you into this awesome hobby. For some of us, we get caught up in the competition side of RC and we …

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Scaled Up: Moab Edition!

The first of it’s kind; A never-before-seen excursion for RC Enthusiasts, Scaled Up: Moab Edition, and it was a raving success! I was among 16 enthusiasts who came together from all over the county to join Troy & Casey Loftus …

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