Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Greg Vogel

Setting Your Slipper Clutch

Slipper Adjustment

  One of the most underrated tuning options on any off-road vehicle is the slipper clutch. This system helps protect the drivetrain from damage due to sudden jolts or excessive loads. The process of setting the slipper clutch to work …

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Pro-Line Racing Pro-2 Buggy Conversion Action

Pro-Line Pro-2 Buggy Video

The Pro-Line Racing Pro2 Buggy Conversion is specifically for converting the popular Pro2 Short Course Truck.  The buggy hints of desert styling, but should be accepted easily into the short course buggy world as a racer. This is a kit, …

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Tekno NT48 Nitro Truggy Build Photo Gallery

NT48 Kit Box

Tekno RC continues to impress us with their vehicle offerings. We’ve recently built up the NB48, where its high-quality components and excellent engineering can really be seen within our build photos. Well we just couldn’t get enough and picked up …

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Futaba 4PX 4-Channel 2.4GHz Radio Reveal

Futaba 4PX 4-Channel 2.4GHz T-FHSS Radio

People love new electronics, whether it’s the a new phone or a radio for the RC world. Once a new electronic item is announced, enthusiasts flock to see what new innovations the piece of equipment has to offer. That was …

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Revell Dromida MT4.18

Let’s face it, our beloved hobby can be tough to crack into, especially with the costs of some of our rigs, and generally in our hobby you get what you pay for. Thankfully with the advances in high quality electronics, …

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RC Driver: Tekno EB48 Super Lite Buggy Action

Tekno EB48 SL

When you check out this video you will see an E-buggy looks like a Tekno EB48 however, this is an EB48 Super Lite, a buggy built off of the popular Tekno SCT410 short course platform. Tekno saw racers using SCT410’s …

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HPI Racing Trophy 3.5 Buggy RTR

HPI trophy 3.5 Action 3

Most people think of 1/8 scale buggies as high performance race machines meant only for competition. The fact is, 1/8 buggies pack a lot of performance and a very strong package making them ideal for the backyard as well. HPI …

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Team Associated SC10.2 Factory Team Action

AE SC10.2 FT

Team Associated set out to give racers a dialed SC truck that they can add their skill to, to dominate at the track. The result of their revamp of the popular SC10 is the SC10.2 Factory Team, the epic level …

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Are 3D printed carbon fiber cars the future of RC?

Within the same office building as RC Driver magazine are the Fly RC, Heli Pilot and MultiRotor Pilot magazine offices. We were a little jealous when a 3D printer arrived in the MultiRotor Pilot shop to print custom frames for …

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AMS Alabama Manufacturers Shootout 5.0 Photo Gallery

AMS 5.0

The 2014 Alabama Manufacturers Shootout, or AMS 5.0, is in the books and it was an amazing event to attend. The track is built in a bull arena in Cullman, Alabama, and racers flocked in from all over the globe …

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Big news coming from JQ Products soon!


While at the AMS 5.0, we ran into Joseph Quagraine of JQ-Products and as always, it was great to speak to a company owner and racer with such passion for the sport. While shooting the breeze under the REDS tent, …

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Inside Ryan Lutz’s Team Durango DNX8 Prototype

Team Durango’s Ryan Lutz often gets a lot of attention at the races as spectators watch his flat punched driving style tear through the field mostly in the A-mains, but at this years AMS 5.0 race in Cullman Alabama, Ryan …

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Team Losi Racing 8IGHT-E 3.0 In Action

Team Losi Racing 8IGHT-E 3.0

Team Losi Racing is apparently done with conversions because the 8IGHT-E 3.0 is here and it’s all electric and ready for all the racing you can throw at it. This buggy boasts a lot of race-worthy features like a narrow …

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Losi LST XXL-2 Gas Monster Truck

LST XXL-2 Gas Monster Truck

When we saw Losi’s new LST XXL-2 Gas Monster Truck in person at the 2014 Toy Fair in Nuremberg Germany, we knew the change in fuel-powered RC machines was officially in full swing. Our first impressions of the truck were …

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Team Durango DEX410 V4 in action

Team Durango DEX410 V4

We’ve been busy at the track dialing in our Team Durango DEX410 V4 1/10 Electric 4WD Competition buggy. During the suspension tweaks and tire changes we captured some video of the DEX410 V4 diving into the corners and launching off …

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