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A few days ago, at the Los Angeles Auto Show, the first ever LEGO Technic Top Gear Set controlled via the LEGO Technic CONTROL+ has been revealed.

LEGO Top Gear Rally R/C Car – 42109

Smart-Workshop, the same company that produced the Smart Engine Break-in System, presented the new Smart Tire Truer compatible with 1/8, 1/10 and 1/12th model car tire.

Tire Truer with Touch Screen

Team Magic has uploaded a new video showing two new color for the SETH Desert 1/8th Scale 4-wheel drive Buggy with new electronics.

SETH Desert Buggy New Colors

Redcat Racing has presented the new Scout II Gen8 AXE Edition (RTR) crawler features a new HobbyWing XERUN sensored Bluetooth AXE brushless system.

Scaler: Scout II Gen8 AXE Edition

Infinity: IF18 1/8 GP Racing Car - Top deck video

The IF18 is the evolution of the 2017 World Championship winning Infinity 1/8 platform (that also claimed TQ & Super Pole and filed 5 of the 10 spots on the grid of the Main final). This racing car features a number of significant updates and continues Infinity’s aim to express the spirit of Japanese craftsmanship and new developments.

In this video Jesse Davis underlines the differences between standard top deck and R0166M option top deck for IF18 1/8 GP on road car.

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JConcepts: 1987 Buick Grand National Street Eliminator Body

Covid19 or not, JConcepts never stop to amaze us with new lexan bodies for our RC models. This time is a replica of the 1987 Buick Grand National (a sinister, wedged shaped vehicle) that is direct fit for Team Associated DR10. The vehicles which are wide-bodied, flat paneled and have a low-roof line always track well down the racetrack. A low front chin, bumper construction and pocketed headlights immediately look like punishment is headed your way.

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Tamiya: VOLVO FH16 Globetrotter 750 8x4 - New Video

Tamiya has released a brand new video of the 750hp engine FH16 Globetrotter 750 8×4 Tow Truck. This RC assembly kit model has a realistic body and movable mechanism to allow towing. The front mounted TR Mighty Tuned motor (35T) provides ample power to the two rear axles, via a three-speed transmission. Gear changes are also possible via transmitter controls, and the model can tow subjects such as 1/14 scale RC tractor trucks.

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Pro-Line: Tough-Color Black Bodies - Video

Pro-Line juts posted a new video to introduce their new Tough Color Bodies that are made of a strong black polycarbonate that never loses its color even after the roughest bash session! So… no more chipped paint on your RC bodies!

There are a bunch of pre-painted bodies like the new ’70s Rock Van (check the photo below), the 1946 Dodge Power Wagon and the 1969 Chevrolet Nova.

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1983 KYOSHO FANTOM EP 4WD - Video

In august 1983, a mere six months after its debut, a new Kyosho machine blew its more established rivals away at the 5th JMRCA 1/12 Electric Racing Car Japan Nationals, held at a specially built track at Nakayama Racecourse Chiba Prefecture. RC on-road racing was changed for a generation by the 1/8 FANTOM 20 EXP 4WD engine racing car, and its bloodlines ran strong in the FANTOM EP 4WD.

To celebrate the re-realese of the FANTOM EP 4WD (9th addition to the Vintage Series) Kyosho posted the original promotional video from the 80s!

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Element RC: Trailrunner 4x4

Last year Team Associated announced the new brand Element RC (distributed in Europe by RUDDOG) and today the US brand revealed the brand new Enduro Trailrunner 4×4. This Ready To Run Trail Truck is going to be on sale from next month. It comes equipped with a high-strength pre-painted polycarbonate body  with removable front lower valance, injection-molded fender flares, B-pillar appliqués, door handles, windshield wipers, mirrors and front grill installed right out of the box.

Check the video and the main features below!

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Kyosho: MiniZ Suzuki Jimny Sierra White Body Set

Last month Kyosho released two new color variations of the MINIz 4×4 Readyset Jimny Sierra and today the Japanese brand announced a white body set to customize this mini masterpiece. Kyosho also posted a couple of videos that feature this replica.

Check the videos below!

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JConcepts: 1970 Chevy K10 Monster Truck Body

JConcepts designers never stop to amaze us. They worked years to find the ultimate line of iconic trucks to compliment a range of vehicles utilizing a 10.5 to 11.00” wheelbase such as the Tamiya Clod Buster and Traxxas Stampede. The 1970 Chevy K10 Monster Truck Body is powerful, and the square body shape is a shout-out to the 70s.

For the 1970, a lot of the glamour rests in the front grille and headlight package as well as the layered and sculpted rear tail gate and taillight section (these details are included in the decal sheet along with many emblems and trim packages to customize you body as you like).

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