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Novak Diablo Dual Battery Brushless 550 System

The new Diablo from Novak is made for dual battery monster trucks such as the Traxxas E-Maxx. It’s a sensored system, so you can count on smooth throttle feel and great low speed control. The Diablo equipped with Novak’s latest features such as X-Drive, Smart-Stop and Bash Boost. Learn more here.

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Big Air & Backflips

Go big or go home! That old saying is used in all sorts of motor sports and action sports, and it most certainly holds true for the addictive nature of jumping a RC monster truck. Once you get started in airborne antics, you will want more. Going big is easy—if you know what you’re doing….

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Short Course Racing Tips—5 Tips For Faster Laps

Anyone with any racing experience will tell you that jumping from class to class isn’t as easy as just selecting a new model on your transmitter and picking up a new truck. And, many people think that because the scale appeal of short course attracts so many newcomers to the hobby that the class is…

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T-Bone Racing Traxxas Summit Chassis Skid

This is one of those products that we saw and thought, “Now, that’s a good idea.” T-Bone’s chassis skid is perfect for the Summit owner who wants to bash and thrash across a lot of rocks. While the Traxxas Summit can do some go slow crawling, it is no finesse machine and sometimes it requires a…

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Why You Should Race & Why You Should Bash

There’s dissension in the RC ranks. It’s racers vs. bashers, and you’re either one or the other. That’s just the nature of the way we’re programmed to think these days. Every issue has two sides and you’re on one or the other. You’re either a Republican or Democrat, conservative or liberal. You’re either for something…

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Pro-Line 1992 Jeep Cherokee Body for Monster Trucks

Pro-Line has offered a scale version of the Jeep Cherokee for some time now. A monster truck version designed to fit vehicles such as the Traxxas T-Maxx, E-Maxx and Revo 3.3 is surprising, but it’s highly welcome. It makes good sense considering how many monster trucks are out there and how popular the ol’ XJ…

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AJS Machine Off-road Trailer Review

AJS Machine made a name for itself in RC during the Traxxas T-Maxx and then Revo craze with its heavy-duty machined aluminum stands. Fast forward a few years and it looks like AJS Machine has been bitten by the crawling and scale bug. One of its more interesting and hard to miss products for this…

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Axial Wraith Aluminum Axles from Vanquish

Want the ultimate in heavy-duty and bling for your Axial Wraith? Check out these aluminum axles from Vanquish. Vanquish is well known for its high quality, precision machining and professional finishes. The axles fit all the stock parts and are hard anodized. Learn more here.

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Tip of the Week: 11/27/2011 Sticky Pins

Taking a wheel off a RC truck is a pretty common task and an easy one. It only gets complicated when you’re out bashing or at the track and you inadvertently pull of the wheel hex and the axle pin falls out…and gets lost, of course. To prevent this dreaded mishap from occurring, use a…

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Truck of the Week: 11/27/2011 Traxxas Stampede

This Traxxas Stampede belongs to Marlon Haines of Missouri. The monster truck features Traxxas Big Bore shocks and aluminum turnbuckle links. He turned to STRC for aluminum steering knuckles, hub carriers, motor guard and hinge pins. The shock towers are from RPM, as are the suspension arms and front bumper. Power comes from a Castle…

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Traxxas TQi iPhone Compatible Radio System

While most of the attention has been focused on Traxxas’ recently announced XO-1 on-road super car that is capable of 100 mph speeds, one of the coolest features is getting somewhat overlooked. This feature is the inclusion of Traxxas’ all-new TQi radio system that is compatible with the iPhone and iPod touch. The XO-1 is…

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Pro-Line Flo-Tek Chevy Silverado Short Course Body

Pro-Line has followed its quickly popular original Flo-Tek body with a Chevy Silverado 1500 version. As you’d expect from Pro-Line, it’s fully licensed, includes overspray film, decals and pre-cut window masks. You’ll have to cut out all those vent holes that make the Flo-Tek a Flo-Tek, but the extra effort yields a body that has no…

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