Element RC’s Enduro is back with a fresh new look! Inspired by 80s and 90s truck styling, the Enduro SE, Sendero boasts detailed and realistic-looking features. Made from high-strength polycarbonate, the one-piece body has been pre-painted with a two-tone color scheme to look fresh off the showroom floor. The new front and rear bumpers fit snugly against the body for added approach and departure angles and great look.
FMS has released a 1/12 scale replica of the legendary Toyota FJ45. Back in the 1960s, Jeep’s leading model, the CJ5, was still bathed in the glory of war. The Wagoneer, the originator of luxury SUVs, had made its first sound, Detroit Ford Bronco and Chevrolet Blazer followed. At this time, in the field of the world auto industry, the United States is the undoubtedly leader, and there is nothing else in the field of 4WD off-road vehicles. At the same time, on the other side of the Pacific Ocean, at the foot of Mount Fuji, a square and simple off-road vehicle rolled off the Toyota production line, and a legendary story begins here.
The FJ45 pickup is a derivative model with a longer wheelbase and a car hopper on the basis of the FJ40. It was launched in 1963 and integrates the characteristics of low energy consumption and high-cost performance in the Toyota gene. It’s not as ostentatious as an American car, but it’s also very attractive, showing Toyota’s own style.
Carisma revealed the new 70’s Ford F150 replica build on the SCA-1E 313mm WB 2.1 Spec platform complete with LED lights. This is a piece of American Automotive History and will be the last of this model produce as a Ready To Run, and is sure to become a very sought after rig.
This LWB, 2.1 Spec Rig offers CMS (Chassis Mounted Servo), 1.9 true Beadlock 1.9 wheels and soft compound AT-AT tyres.
The guys at RC4WD spent some time breathing in dust and witnessing the chaos that ensues out at King of the Hammers: one of the world’s premier off-road races since its 2008 debut, attracting hundreds of teams and tens of thousands of spectators every year. This year was a bit different as the Californian company sponsored the Rusty Nail Racing team as they competed in the 4600 EMC race.
In the video below we can experience King of the Hammers for all it’s glory through the lens of the RC4WD team!
If you want to add an additional realistic touch to your rig RC4WD released a Trail Finder 3 22R Scale Engine Cover. The 22R engine replica is made from a durable black nylon and has been very nicely scaled by RC4WD designers to fit standard 540 sized motors
Between February 18th and 20th, the Ultimate Scale Truck Expo 2022 took place in Florida: a radio-controlled modeling event that gathers thousands of fans of scalers, rock crawlers and radio-controlled trucks.
Below you will find an interesting video reportage of this event produced by the folks at JConcepts! Continue Reading
Tamiya dropped a bomb: the Japanese giant is going to release the Ford Bronco 2021 built on the cross-country CC-02 chassis. The Ford Bronco has been sold since 1966, and the Ford Bronco 2021 was announced as the sixth-generation model in 2021, 25 years since the last generation’s release. This kit is in direct competition with Traxxas. Isn’t it?
Check the official video below and let me know your opinion!
FMS released an impressive 1:18 scale replica of the late third-generation Hilux Toyota Hilux pickup truck. This scale model is an officially licensed Toyota 4WD RC Car with a detailed yellow Injection-molded hard body. These pickup trucks have always been an American car culture and the symbol of the American spirit.