How To Balance RC Tires?

How To Balance my RC Tires

We have all, at some point, felt that telltale vibration in our RC cars. You’re holding it, you hit the throttle, and along with the wheels turning, the whole car shakes a little bit in your hand. When this happens, chances are, you need to balance RC tires. Here’s how to balance your RC tires, … Read more

How Long Will an RC Nitro Engine Last?

How Long Will an RC Nitro Engine Last?

If you’ve done your research, you’ll know that RC cars with nitro engines are extremely fun and offer extended run time since you don’t need to change the battery every 15 minutes. But, unfortunately, these engines aren’t known to have very long lifespans. So, how long before you need a replacement? An RC Nitro Engine … Read more

What Does Throttle Trim Do on an RC Car?

What Does Throttle Trim Do on an RC Car

RC cars are becoming more and more popular, with enthusiasts from all over meeting up to race or bash their vehicles to the limits. In either case, control is vital. So, if you notice your car moving when it should be idle, should you be worried about costly repairs? Throttle trim on an RC car … Read more

Can I Use the Same Gas in My RC Car and My Regular Car?

Can I Use the Same Gas in My RC Car and Regular Car

RC cars have boomed as a hobby in the past decades, and you may have seen RC cars that run on fuel similar to that used by cars. They sound cool and produce exhaust like regular cars, but is the fuel at all similar to that you’d use in your regular car? You can use … Read more

Best RC Car Tires | Tread VS Scale VS Price

Best RC Car Tires Tread VS Scale VS Price

Your radio-controlled car gives you hours of fun, and maybe some good race wins, but of all the parts in it, the tires are among the most important. Finding the best rc car tires for you and your RC car is essential. My picks for the 10 best RC car tires are: Duratrax Six-Pack MT … Read more

RC Monster Truck vs. Short Course car | Which To Buy?

RC Monster Truck vs. Short Course car

RC monster trucks and short course RC trucks are two types of radio control vehicles. But even just between these two, it may be hard to tell which one is the better choice because they have their own advantages and disadvantages. So, how do you pick between the two? You should buy an RC monster … Read more

How To Buy Your First RC Car? | Beginner’s Guide

How To Buy Your First RC Car - beginners guide

The world of radio-controlled or RC cars can be a daunting one, as many enthusiasts have been involved in the world for years and have the minutiae of the hobby ingrained in their minds. For the interested novice without a car or a clue to their name, though, it can be overwhelming. Thankfully, choosing your … Read more

How Fast Can RC Cars Go? | Factors that affect RC car Speed

How Fast Can RC Cars Go - how to make them go faster

Radio-controlled or RC cars have come a long way since their inception. Back then, their speed was relatively limited and there wasn’t a lot of selection for parts that could significantly impact speed performance. But we’ve since seen great advancements in RC technology. Hobby-grade RC cars can go as fast as 10-70mph (16.09-112.65kph) depending on … Read more

Remote Control Car Repair Guide | All in One Place

RC Car Repair Guide

If your remote control car has some issues, fixing them can seem daunting. But fixing RC cars is very simple, and it’s an excellent way to learn some new skills.  If your remote control car isn’t working, you should first check the batteries; low charge, disuse, corrosion, or a faulty connection may often be the … Read more

RC Car Scales and Available Choices

RC Car Scales and Available Choices

When you’re thinking about buying your first RC car, all the choices can be intimidating. The pros talk about “scales,” but you just want to know how big the car is. What’s the difference between a 1:18, a 1:14, and a 1:10 scale car anyway?  RC car scales are relative to the full-size model, so … Read more