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Pro Boat: Horizon Harbor Tug Boat

Just in time for the summer vacations Pro Boat has released the new Horizon Harbor Tug Boat: a scale-appearing boat allowing you to kick back and be the captain of your own ship or create the ultimate retrieval boat. Yes, you can use it to retrive other RC boats in your pond (check the photo below). Featuring a 700-size motor and a 60-amp ESC capable of handling up to 3s LiPo, this boat can be enjoyed as a scale tug, or you can use the removable arms to turn the tug into a working boat mover and retriever for up to 48-inch racing boats.

The Horizon Harbor Tug Boat has plumbing for dual water cannons which will become operational by adding a water pump which will be powered by the receiver. LED lights, a metal gear servo, 3 Channel 2.4GHz radio, and receiver round out the package providing nighttime piloting with precise steering and crystal-clear connection between the driver and the boat.

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aka racing tires

Horizon Hobby acquired AKA Racing founded in 2006 by Gil Losi Jr. and Joel Johnson in Temecula (California). This brand has been creating World-class products by World champions and are in fact the current World Champions in 1/8th offroad.

“This agreement marks another pivotal moment in Horizon Hobby’s commitment to the RC community. AKA adds more world-class experience and products to Horizon Hobby’s Best Brands In RC” declared Chris Dickerson, CEO of Horizon Hobby.

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ARRMA: OUTCAST EXB 1/5 Xtreme Bash Roller

ARRMA (distributed by Horizon Hobby) is ready to drop the Outcast Extreme Bash Roller Stunt Truck. This 1/5th scale beast comes completely pre-assembled and you need only to add your electronics The OUTCAST EXB adds extra toughness everywhere it counts — making it the ultimate platform for performing stunts and bashing over brutal terrain.

Check the official video below!

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ProBoat: UL-19 30" Hydroplane Brushless RTR

This July, just in time for the summer holidays, Pro Boat (distributed by Horizon Hobby) will release the UL-19 30-inch Brushless Hydroplane. Its design is ultra sleek, with no turbine housing or rear spoiler. You can cruise up to speeds of 50+ mph on 6S power thanks to the 6-pole water-cooled motor and 120A ESC.

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ProBoat: Blackjack 42" 8S Brushless Catamaran RTR

Horizon Hobby has posted a new video of the Pro Boat Blackjack 42 Brushless 8S Catamaran now featuring Spektrum Smart.  returns you to the days of large-scale racing taking on all comers with style and speed. The Blackjack 42 also features an impact resistant polycarbonate hull, polycarbonate canopy with aluminum thumb screws, a clean molded composite interior, and an aluminum rudder and propeller strut.

There’s no other Radio Controlled boat in this size, with this much power, at such an affordable value.

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If you wanna upgrade the radio that came with your entry level RTR kit a great low-cost radio system for bashers, crawler fans, and first-time drivers, is the Spektrum 3-channel SLT3. Complete with SR315 receiver it goes beyond basic, offering dependable SLT 2.4GHz control now, plus next-level DSMR upgrade potential for the future.

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AxialFest Badlands 2021

Axialfest is a customer appreciation event held by Axial Racing to thank its loyal customers for their support. Each year is a bit different. For Axialfest 2021, there will be several driving events including the world-famous ALTRA ULTRA 5K Enduro. There is a grand awards ceremony on the final evening with so much giveaway swag it will make your head spin. Family friendly, awesome atmosphere, so much fun!

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Losi: 1969 Chevy Camaro V100 AWD - RTR

If you love muscle cars as I do you can’t miss the Losi 1969 Chevy Camaro V100 RTR: a 1/10 scale car, built on the V100-S chassis, with an incredibly detailed body (including a molded grill with bucket lights, fog lights, and rear lights as well as side view mirrors perfectly capturing the look and feel of this quintessential American muscle car). The model comes with LED lights that add to the Camaro’s scale realism while amber running lights are mounted on the bumper, just like the full scale version.

Check the official video below!

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