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Sariel, the most famous LEGO Technic fan in the world, is selling one of his masterpieces on ebay: a 1/8 scale LEGO replica (radio controlled) of the 1970 Porsche 917K.

The $2500 LEGO Porsche 917K R/C

Coming soon from Kyosho is their Inferno MP9 TKI4 nitro buggy in ReadySet version. With 8 world championship titles, the Inferno has set the standard...

Inferno MP9 Buggy TKI4 ReadySet

Martin Limpens, a 40 years old maker from the Netherlands, has built an amazing 1/5 scale replica of a Jaguar 980: a self-propelled forage harvester that is built by Claas.

Claas Jaguar 980 scratch build replica!

Horizon Hobby have introduced the Epidemic 4X4 Monster Truck. The chassis is an all-terrain electric vehicle designed to take the Earth by storm and leave the weak in the dust.

Epidemic 4WD Monster Truck RTR

Fazer Mk2 Dodge SRT

Kyosho has announced the new Fazer Mk2 FZ02L touring chassis. The model will arrive in model shops in December in Readyset version with the 2015 Dodge SRT Challenger bodywork HELLCAT “Plam Crazy Purple” body. The chassis uses a four-wheel drive transmission with two gear differentials, double wishbone suspension and short stroke oil dampers.

The electronics are already installed on the chassis and include: receiver, waterproof servo and a brushed motor 550 class “G14L” combined with a 60 Amp Speed Controller (LiPo 2S compatible).

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1/8th Electric Buggy European Championships 2018: Finals Report

Last weekend in France the EFRA 1/8th Electric Buggy European Championships 2018 has been held at Carca’s track (Club Automobile Radio Commandée Artésien). The brushless Buggy Euros were to be decided over 3 x 10 Minute A Finals with the best 2 to count.

The track was compact and featured every possibly surface (Astro, Brick, Dirt, two types of concrete to name but some) a factor that was making tyre choice a major headache for all the drivers. Jean-Perrick Sartel conquered the Pole, followed by David Ronnefalk, the Monegasque racer Thomas Musso and Italy’s Davide Ongaro.

Despite all the big names of Nitro 1/8 being in attendance, the only “superstar” who could get close to the two French speaking drivers was reigning champion David Ronnefalk with a brace of second place.

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 Carisma: MSA-1E COYOTE 1/24 scale RTR

Our friend at Carisma just revealed that from early October they will start to ship the brand new 1/24 mini scalers MSA-1E COYOTE PUP and SUBARU BRAT. The recommended street price is USD 119.99 so these seem perfect Christmas gifts for the bashers who are looking for something to play with at home during the cold season.

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RC4WD ARB

The American brand, RC4WD, famous for the production of off-road accessories and models has teamed up with ARB 4×4 for the creation of this differential cover for Traxxas TRX-4. The cover is officially Licensed by the ARB 4×4 and is available only from RC4WD and their dealers.

RC4WD ARB

Below, you can find the specifications and more pictures of the differential cover.

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FAZER Mk2 FZ02L-BT

Shipping in December from Kyosho is the new FAZER Mk2 FZ02L-BT 4WD Rock Racer RAGE 2.0. The model is sold in Readyset version, assembled and ready to run with Syncro KT-231P + radio. The installed electronics include: 2.4 GHz receiver, KS202W waterproof steering servo, G14L brushed motor and 60 Amp ESC KA060-91W Speed House controller (compatible with 7.2V-8.4V Ni-MH and Li-Po 2S batteries) .

The low center of gravity upper deckless chassis is designed with an ESC and receiver cover and a one-piece gearbox that optimizes main chassis torsional rigidity.

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