How Big is a 1/16 Scale RC Car (Photo Scale & Examples)

Are you looking for big fun in a small space? Got an extra bedroom and looking to make a track just for you? Look no further than the smile you’ll get from one of these 1/16 scale RC vehicles. Still don’t know if you’ll be able to live the dream of having all your RC … Read more

How Big is a 1/8 Scale RC Car (Graph + Photos of all types)

If you’ve ever seen the cars at your local big box store or have a 1/10 scale that you’ve used on the weekends, you may be itching to try a slightly smaller 1/8 scale. But how much difference is there between the 1/10 scale RC vehicles and those 1/8 scale brutes? Keep reading and you’re going to … Read more

How Big is a 1/10 Scale RC Car? (Photos of all types)

Shopping for an RC car yet wondering what the scale numbers actually represent? You aren’t alone. In this guide, we’ll be providing photos and comparison tables of 1/10th scale RC cars which are approximately 10% the size of their full-size vehicle. The size of a 1/10 RC car ranges: 450-550 mm L x 197-366 mm … Read more

How To Build Your Own RC Car

Ever turn a corner and find one of those nifty little remote control cars speeding down the middle of the road? They go pretty fast and they make that neat bees-on-steroids buzzing sound. You know, you can buy one of those ready to go, but in order to get the most enjoy you really have … Read more

How To Choose Your First Gas / Nitro / Petrol RC Car

RC (radio-controlled) cars, especially the nitro or gas powered RC cars, are becoming increasingly popular. With speeds up to 70 mph, realistic looks, and racing clubs in virtually every large city, it’s easy to see why. If you want to join this exciting hobby, there’re a few things you should consider before you buy your … Read more

RC Flight Simulator Guide

RC airplane flying is a fun and challenging hobby. The time and expense of learning to fly remote control airplanes has been greatly reduced in recent years. RC flight simulators have been one reason for this. These are programs that run on your home pc, allowing you to practice “virtual” flight. Here are some tips … Read more

How To Choose Your First RC Airplane

You’ve decided to buy a radio-controlled (rc) airplane, for yourself or a as a gift. There are an overwhelming number of these airplanes on the market, with a huge range of prices. What factors should you use in your purchase decision? Performance should really come first. At this stage, it’s really all about the flying. … Read more

What Is The Most Important Tool For RC Racing Cars?

Believe it or not, the most important tool for tuning and modifying RC cars, in any RC racer’s pit box, probably isn’t even sold at your local hobby store. Despite their absence at hobby stores, you will see them laying on EVERY serious RC pro’s pit area. The Best RC Racing Car Tool The tool … Read more

RC Model Airplanes – How To Tune 2 Stroke Engines

A common way to power an RC model airplane is with a 2-Stroke engine. These engines are easy to maintain, have relatively few parts, and can be tuned in just a few minutes. On the other hand, a RC model airplane engine that is not correctly tuned can turn your favorite RC aircraft into a … Read more

9 Beginner Tips For Using RC Cars

If you’re not from an engineering background but pursue driving remote control cars as a hobby, it’s always a good idea to learn as much as possible about remote control cars. So in this guide, we’ll show you some of the best basic tips for beginners who have just entered the world of RC cars. … Read more