RCX

March 9, 2016
RCX is a trade show in the remote control hobby industry held annually in Orange County California.

Vintage Offroad Nationals

May 13, 2015
RC car race featuring vintage RC cars and trucks on a dirt track in Waterbury CT.
RC NEWS FEED News from Around the RC Hobby Industry
  • Model Airplane News
    Jan 23, 2019
    Boeing’s Autonomous Drone Takes Flight
    Where do we sign up to take a ride in this super-size drone? Here’s the scoop from creator Boeing: Boeing yesterday successfully completed the first te...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 23, 2019
    Hobbywing WP-880 Dual Brushed Waterpr...
    Coming soon from the crew at Hobbywing is the QuicRun WP-880 dual output ESC. The dual outputs on the WP-880 make it easy to wire up a dual motor set-up on y...
  • Model Airplane News
    Jan 23, 2019
    Blast from the Past, CAD Kaos
    One of my all time favorite RC designs has been the 60 size Kaos designed and flown by famous aerobatic guru Joe Bridi. Many copies have been built and flown...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 23, 2019
    Unboxing the Vaterra 1972 Chevy Subur...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 23, 2019
    Pro-Line RC Body Paint Phase 2
    Here ya go rc body painters, Pro-Line is now shipping Phase 2 of their new airbrush paint line-up. Phase 2 comes with 12 new premium colors to make your next...
  • A Main Hobbies
    Jan 23, 2019
    What's New: RC4WD RTR Desert Runner T...
  • Fancy Foam
    Jan 23, 2019
    Looking for a Place to fly Ultra Micr...
    Can anyone help me to find an Indoor location that allows Ultra Micro or Rubber band powered flight in the San Fernando Valley? Near Burbank would be awesom...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 23, 2019
    Unboxing Video of the Vaterra 1972 Ch...
    We got our hands on the new Vaterra 1972 Chevy Suburban Ascender-S Scale Crawler from Horizon Hobby, and immediately wanted to do the unboxing. We did a vide...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 23, 2019
    R1 Wurks V21 1650 torque tuned rotor
    R1 Wurks have announced the launch of the new 1650 option rotor for the V21 line of motors. The selected rotors offers 1625 to 1650+ Gauss reading, which is ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 23, 2019
    Viljami Kutvonen sweeps at FinTrack T...
    Round 2 of the FinTrack Tour was held in Kuusankoski, Finland over the weekend. In the Touring Modified class it was Mugen’s Viljami Kutvonen who would mak...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 23, 2019
    Psycho Cell Racing HP-Series LiHV bat...
    Psycho Cell Racing have introduced their new high power HP-Series LiHV battery packs. Available as 8500mAh standard and 6000mAh shorty pack, the ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 23, 2019
    Marka Racing 40mm high speed cooling fan
    Available now from Marka Racing is their new brushless 40mm high speed cooling fan. The 7-blade unit is powered by a dual ball-raced brushless motor for high...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 23, 2019
    Badlands MX28 & Trencher 2.8” Raid ...
    Coming from Pro-Line are the Badlands MX28 and Trencher 2.8” all-terrain tyres mounted on the new Raid 2.8” removable hex wheels. The tyres offer excepti...
  • HobbyKing
    Jan 23, 2019
    Avios C-130 1600mm PNF - HobbyKing Pr...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jan 23, 2019
    Jakks Pacific announces strategic reo...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jan 23, 2019
    Former Funtastic international sales ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 23, 2019
    OfficinaRC universal LCG battery plate
    OfficinaRC have announce the release of their new LCG universal battery plate, designed to get the most out of the new generation of LiPo batteries. With esp...
  • Live RC
    Jan 23, 2019
    Brent Thielke starts ...
    In an effort to give back to local hobby shops as a sponsored racer, Team Associated team manager Brent Thielke has started what he calls the ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 23, 2019
    Wild Turbo Fan Blow Harder 30mm fan
    Wild Turbo Fan have introduced their new Blow Harder 30mm fan unit. The 12mm thick fan features an industry first nine exhaust fins design which generates t...
  • Live RC
    Jan 23, 2019
    New Pro-Line Racing releases for Janu...
    The latest new releases from Pro-Line Racing for January.
  • Live RC
    Jan 23, 2019
    New Speedzone Graphene LCG and HV LiP...
    Speedzone releases three new hardcase graphene LiPo battery packs.
  • Live RC
    Jan 23, 2019
    New XRAY Beta 2 ... XB2...
    XRAY introduces the optional ... completely redesigned, ... low-profile Beta 2 body for XB2.
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 23, 2019
    Schelle Racing Innovations B6 laydown...
    Schelle Racing Innovations have introduced a laydown transmission spur guard for the older spec Team Associated B6 buggies. The 3-D-printed part works with t...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 23, 2019
    T-Works RC8B3.1 hard-coated alloy ste...
    Coming from T-Works and made for the Team Associated RC8B3.1 and B3.0 buggies is a hard-coated aluminium servo saver shaft set. ... from aircr...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 23, 2019
    Pro-Line release new R/C Body Paint c...
    Following a first release of basic colours, Pro-Line have now twelve more colours to choose from. Developed by RC body painters for painters, the water-based...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    JConcepts S15 Body For The HB Racing ...
    Announced earlier today by JConcepts is a S15 Clear Body for the newly announced HB Racing D819 1/8 nitro buggy. The S15 for the D819 features mid-body wingl...
  • Spektrum
    Jan 22, 2019
    Spektrum DX5 Rugged - The BEST got BE...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    Pro-Line Raid 2.8″ Removable Hex Wh...
    New from Pro-Line are 2.8″ Raid Series Wheels that feature Removable Hexes. Why do you need removable hexes? Would you like to make it easy to change f...
  • Fancy Foam
    Jan 22, 2019
    Ar5202-B Rx ?
    ... delivered (only 59 days since paying .. from Banggood) my ersatz AS3X type receiver. Great ! Looks decently made.. so far so good. Does w...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    Traxxas TRX-4 Moab Ascent Video Part 2
    Recently the folks over at Traxxas posted the latest installment in their Moab Ascent TRX-4 video series. Moab is a spectacular place to go rock crawling, wa...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    Monster Truck Madness – Homemade Gr...
    Hey guys, another week, another Monster Truck Madness! This week I’ve got something a bit different than the norm, as I wanted to share a special build...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    Team Corally SBX-410 4WD Race Buggy Kit
    After a few months of teasing, the crew over at Team Corally have now officially announced the SBX-410 buggy. The SBX-410 is a 4wd 1/10th race buggy kit that...
  • Fancy Foam
    Jan 22, 2019
    Bleriot XI - 16" wingspan, balsa (and...
    I'm an enormous fan of Louis Bleriot and the history of his channel crossing monoplane, as well as pioneer era aviation in general. Some of you may remember...
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    Pro-Line Racing releases 12 new color...
    Pro-Line Racing releases R/C body paint Phase 2 with 12 new colors to choose from.
  • Model Airplane News
    Jan 22, 2019
    Making Heavy Duty Steel Brackets
    When you want to make something that will take a lot abuse, like the axle guides on a giant scale airplane’s landing gear, there’s nothing tougher than s...
  • Fancy Foam
    Jan 22, 2019
    New micro laser cut kits. Perfect fo...
    [begin blatant ... Okay, here is an something for you to re-use your UMX gear (or other micro gear) in after you finally retire the foam ARF (an...
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    New JConcepts S15 D819 Body
    JConcepts has officially released the new S15 body for the HB Racing D819.
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    First look under the hood of the Team...
    Following yesterday's "sneak peek" at the new SBX-410 4wd buggy, Team Corally now shares a look the buggy with the body off as well as a few laps w...
  • Fancy Foam
    Jan 22, 2019
    Repurpose your used UMX gear!
    Okay, so this might be a stretch in this forum since it isn't an ARF, but here is an something for you to re-use your UMX gear in after you finally retire th...
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    New McFactory LCG Titanium B6.1 Chassis
    The ultimate advantage for any B6.1 racer, McFactory introduces their new LCG titanium chassis.
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jan 22, 2019
    Gormiti returns
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    Albanese Joins Ultimate Racing
    Luca Albanese has joined the Ultimate Racing Team.
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    HMNC Winter Round 8 Results
    Check out the results from the HMNC Winter Series Round 8.
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jan 22, 2019
    20th Century Fox, FAO Schwarz team fo...
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    Adam Drake wins at 4th Annual Stadium...
    Adam Drake wins the nitro truck class at the annual Stadium Nitro Shootout held in conjunction with Adelanto Grand Prix motocross event.
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    SOAR Racing USA recap of Southern Ind...
    In the latest SOAR Racing USA blog post, team manager Jeremy Moser recaps the team's experience at the Southern Indoor Championships.
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    TLR appoints Barry Baker as Team Cons...
    TLR is proud to announce Barry Baker on as their 2019 Team Consultant.
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    New T-Works bearing cleaner
    T-Works RC releases their new bearing cleaner jar with screen filter.
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    Adam Drake puts the MIP ByPass1 1/8 P...
    Watch as Adam Drake from Mugen Seiki Racing puts the new MIP ByPass1 1/8-scale shock pistons to the test on the rough and bumpy Wild West track surface.
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    New Zoo Racing DogsBollox 190mm touri...
    Zoo Racing introduces its third touring car body shell, and evolution to the PreoPard, known as the ...
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    New HRC Racing V5 single roof flashin...
    HRC introduce the fifth version of their Single Roof Flashing Lights.
  • Live RC
    Jan 22, 2019
    New Reedy W19 pullover hoodie
    Wear the same gear as the Reedy racing team with the new W19 pullover hoodie.
  • Traxxas
    Jan 22, 2019
    TRX-4 Moab Ascent - Part 2 | Traxxas
  • Fancy Foam
    Jan 21, 2019
    Is my new RX ALREADY bad?
    I bought a UMX Cessna 182 brick with its servos for a scratch build. Like a Chinese product we know, there was no manual, so I plugged a servo into each p...
  • Live RC
    Jan 21, 2019
    JJ Wang wins at CTS4 2019 season open...
    JJ Wang wins the prestigious Modified Touring Car class at the CTS4 season opener at 702 RC Raceway in Las Vegas.
  • Live RC
    Jan 21, 2019
    New REDS Racing 2350kV and 2800kV GEN...
    REDS Racing has widened their 1/8-scale electric range with new 2350 KV and 2800KV GEN 2 Brushless Motors.
  • Live RC
    Jan 21, 2019
    TALK IT UP TUESDAY: 1/10 4wd Truggy T...
    After experiencing the 1/10-scale 4wd Truggy for the first time in person at the 2019 Off-Road JAM event, Mike Garrison sits down with Tekno RC's Eric Fletch...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 21, 2019
    Now In Blue – RC4WD Desert Runner R...
    RC4WD has just announced that their incredibly scale Desert Runner RTR w/Hero Hard Body Set is now available in Blue. The extra color choice is a nice additi...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 21, 2019
    Knight Customs TRX4 Bronco Scale Inte...
    Just announced by Knight Customs are 3D Printer Plans for their TRX4 Bronco Scale Interior. For right at $20 you can download the plans to Knight Customs sca...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 21, 2019
    HB Racing D819 1/8 Nitro Buggy Kit
    Coming soon from HB Racing is the D819 nitro buggy kit. The D819 is the latest high-end nitro race machine from HB, here are the highlights- * New JConcepts ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 21, 2019
    Champion Touring Series CTS4 Rd1 –...
    The season opening round 1 of the Champion Touring Series CTS4 was held at 702 RC Raceway in Las Vegas, Nevada. The round had racers from different parts of ...
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 21, 2019
    THE Cub Report – RC Des Nations 2020
    That’s right folks, RC Des Nations is what I am laying out for you guys this week. Some people (motocross riders) will know exactly what I am talking a...
  • Traxxas
    Jan 21, 2019
    TRX-4 Ultimate Moab Crawling Adventure
  • Big Squid RC
    Jan 21, 2019
    RC4WD Milestar Patagonia M/T 1.9″ T...
    New from RC4WD are scale 1.9″ tires licensed by Milestar Tires Company. The Milestar Patagonia M/T scale off-road tires are shipping right now and have...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jan 21, 2019
    Bandai named UK distributor for new T...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 21, 2019
    Reds Racing Gen 2 V8 brushless motors
    Coming from Reds Racing are two new winding variants of their Gen 2 V8 brushless motors for 1/8th applications. The motors are specifically designed 1/8th of...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 21, 2019
    HB Racing D819 1/8th nitro buggy – ...
    HB Racing have released first information on their forthcoming D819 1/8th nitro buggy kit. The latest incarnation of the World Champion line of buggies adds ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 21, 2019
    Arrowmax 64 & 48 pitch moulded pinion...
    Arrowmax have announced the release of their new moulded pinion gears in 64 pitch and 48 pitch. Using an anti-slip ... aluminium hub and high str...
  • Live RC
    Jan 21, 2019
    Team Corally goes off-road and unveil...
    Team Corally, known for their on-road racing success, has announced their all-new SBX-410 4wd 1/10-scale off-road buggy.
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 21, 2019
    Berkan Kilic wins at 2019 Messe Cup
    The annual Messe Cup was held near Bielefeld, Germany as part of a hobby fair, attracting off-road racers from many parts of the country. In the premier 1/8t...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jan 21, 2019
    Fifth Insights-X with new hall arrang...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 21, 2019
    Colin Herzig wins at Stadium Nitro Sh...
    SoCal Nitro Raceway of Adelanto, California played host to the Stadium Nitro Shootout race this past weekend. HB Racing’s Colin Herzig was in control of th...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 21, 2019
    RC Maker Geo carbon wing endplates
    RC Maker have introduced their brand new Geo carbon wing endplates for 1/10th touring cars. Light weight and durable, they give a body the ultimate sexy look...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 21, 2019
    Graham Alsop wins at HNMC Winter Seri...
    Round 8 of the HNMC Winter Series was held this past weekend in freezing winter weather conditions. In Nitro Buggy Team Associated’s Lewis Jones took the o...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 21, 2019
    Elias Johansson doubles at Winter Ind...
    The Swedish Västerorts RC Sportklubb held round 3 of the Winter Indoor Series this past weekend. The race was held in 2WD Mod Buggy and 4WD Mod Buggy classe...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jan 21, 2019
    TOMY UK has Brexit contingency plans ...
  • RedRC.net
    Jan 21, 2019
    Infinity Silicone differential oils
    Infinity has extended its range of high performance silicone diff oils with the addition of five new high viscosity oils. Using carefully selected silicone o...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jan 21, 2019
    Re:creation set to distribute Wham-O ...
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair
    Jan 21, 2019
    10 Retail Trends to watch in 2019
  • Live RC
    Jan 21, 2019
    Arrowmax 64 and 48 Pitch Molded Pinions
    Arrowmax would like to introduce both 64 & 48 Pitch Molded Pinion Gears.
Recent Updates
  • Rotor Live

    March 17, 2015
    Some brief info about Rotor Live, the RC helicopter trade fair held annually in Germany.
  • IRCHA Jamboree

    March 17, 2015
    The IRCHA Jamboree, or simply IRCHA, is an RC helicopter fly-in held annually in the US in Muncie, Indiana.
  • Joe Nall Fly-In

    March 17, 2015
    Joe Nall Fly-in takes place in Woodruff, SC in May, annually. It consists of RC airplanes and helicopters and features the hobby's most known pilots.
  • Nuremberg Toy Fair

    March 17, 2015
    The Nuremberg Toy Fair is one of the world's largest toy fairs featuring massive amounts of toys.
  • Florida Jets

    March 16, 2015
    Florida Jets is a RC fly-in that takes place annually in Lakeland, FL and features RC Jets.
  • Remote Control Voyager of the Seas

    June 19, 2014
    Remote Controlled, scale model of the Royal Caribbean Voyager of the Seas. Two meters long constructed of fiberglass over five years.
  • Free AS3X Receiver Cables - Intro Offer

    June 1, 2014
    Free data cables with Spektrum's latest programmable AS3X receivers announced this weekend by Horizon Hobby.
  • Horizon Hobby Is Looking For Reviewers

    March 11, 2014
    Horizon Hobby is looking for 25 people to help test and review their remote control vehicles including airplanes, cars, and boats.
  • eFest (Hobbico eFest)

    February 10, 2014
    The Hobbico eFest is an all electric fly-in that takes place annually in Champain, IL.
  • Forza 450 EX and Forza 700 Announced for 2014

    December 27, 2013
    JR ProPo announced recently that they will be releasing the Forza 450EX (a second version of the current Forza 450) and the Forza 700 in the Spring of 2014.
  • Logo 480 Xxtreme First Look Video

    December 16, 2013
    New first-look video of the Logo 480 Xxtreme - The latest creation from Mikado which features their Xxtreme line of helis in a 500-sized electric.
  • Composite Fuselages - Blade 130x, mCPx, Nano CPx

    December 16, 2013
    Goblin-style composite fuselages now available for the Blade 130x, Blade nCPX, and Blade Nano CPx from Fusuno.
  • To the Smaller XXtreme - Logo 480

    November 11, 2013
    Mikado offers more details on their new Logo 480 XXtreme electric heli. Here are the details of the new product offering.
  • Stingray 500 Quadcopter Setup Videos

    November 5, 2013
    CJ Youngblood, the manufacturer/designer of the Next-D Stingray 500 Quadcopter has been quietly assembling a fantastic list of setup videos for the new product.
  • Nissan Silvia S15 1/10 RTR: V100-C

    October 31, 2013
    New from Horizon Hobby's Vaterra brand is a 1/10 scale version of the popular full- size Nissan Silva S15.
  • Protos 700, AKA Protos Max

    October 12, 2013
    The new Protos 700 received an updated release date recently and possibly a new name, the Protos Max.
  • First Trex 150 Video

    October 11, 2013
    Align Corp, today, posted this video of their newest Trex - the Trex 150 - a concept micro electric heli which appears well on its way to production.
  • E-Flite P-51D Mustang 280

    September 10, 2013
    The E-Flite P-51D Mustang 280 is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features a balsa constructed airframe in an ARF completion level, a wingspan of 650mm, and a weight of 210-235 g.
  • Trex 450L Pics & Video Released

    August 9, 2013
    Pictures of the new Trex 450L have been posted on Align's Facebook page. We've posted copies here.
  • Spektrum DX9 Product Video

    August 2, 2013
    Spektrum have posted their product intro video for their new DX9 transmitter on their brand YouTube page. It offers a nice overview of the new product.
  • ParkZone Ultra-Micro Icon A5

    August 2, 2013
    The ParkZone Ultra-Micro Icon A5 with AS3X is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features a molded foam airframe, a wingspan of 622mm, and a weight of 94 g.
  • Spektrum DX9

    August 1, 2013
    The DX9 by Spektrum is a 9-channel transmitter that is designed with the same look and feel of the more advanced DX18 radios.
  • E-Flite J-3 Cub 450

    July 18, 2013
    The E-Flite J-3 Cub 450 is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features a balsa constructed airframe in an ARF completion level, a wingspan of 1300mm, and a weight of 940-1005 g.
  • E-Flite Extra 330SC BP 3D

    July 18, 2013
    The E-Flite Extra 330SC BP 3D is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features a balsa constructed airframe in an ARF completion level, a wingspan of 942mm, and a weight of 587-613 g.
  • E-Flite C-Ray 180

    July 18, 2013
    The E-Flite C-Ray 180 is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features molded foam construction, a PNP completion level, a wingspan of 550mm, and a weight of 125 g.
  • Heli Masters

    July 17, 2013
    A self-proclaimed 3D world series of RC helicopter flight, the Heli Masters is a competition series featuring pilots from around the world.
  • E-Flite Beast 60e

    July 17, 2013
    The E-Flite Beast 60e is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features a balsa constructed airframe in an ARF completion level, a wingspan of 145 cm, and a weight of 4.05-4.35 kg.
  • E-Flite Apprentice S 15e

    July 17, 2013
    The E-Flite Apprentice S 15e is a RC airplane by Horizon Hobby (USA) that features a foam constructed airframe, a wingspan of 1500mm, and a weight of 1390 g.