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Maisto RC Rock Crawler Review

Maisto has done it yet again with its new and powerful off the road radio controlled truck. It is not just a dream toy for your adventurous kids, but also ignites the inner remote control love within you! Perfect companion to your off the road gaming sessions, don’t take it lightly, because this machine packs a punch! It is named rock crawler for a reason. It contains front and rear articulated suspensions, two motors, low gearing, TPE tyres and tri-channel transmitter. This beast can easily navigate harsh terrains.

Specifications

  1. Two motors
  2. Low gearing
  3. All-wheel drive
  4. Articulated front and rear suspension
  5. Tri-Channel Transmitter
  6. TPE tires

Construction and Design

Product dimensions are 12.5 x 7 x 8 inches and item weight is 2.9 pounds. Made of TPE tyres. Has a lightweight but at the same time high quality plastic body. Some parts are made out of copper which makes it extremely durable.

PROS and Performance

  1. Fully articulated multi-link suspension, low gearing, soft TPE tires and all-wheel drive, means that this truck can withstand some extensive usage.
  2. Excellent off-the road performance. It can easily move past tough terrain. Highly responsive, you can easily manoeuvre it with precision.
  3. It has a powerful wide area radio range.
  4. Forward, Reverse and Left-Right steering which means it can easily traverse those narrow tricky corners.
  5. With AAA alkaline batteries and 4×4 motors driving the vehicle, this radio-controlled truck has a powerful torque.
  6. The suspension linkages and shocks are fully functional (the shocks even come with coil covers). This means that it brings stability to the vehicle. It helps to keep the truck in line and maintain proper balance. This in turn reduces damage and makes it sturdy.
  7. The truck’s body is made of high quality plastic, making it break free and scratch resistant.
  8. TPE tyres provide superior grip and less skidding. It has tall tread patterned tires. The body is also small this creates more space for the wheels whenever the suspension flexes.
  9. It has two motors. Which means it is ready for some heavy-duty usage and you have increased control over the vehicle at all times.
  10. It has a practical size and weight which is perfect for your home storing needs.
  11. The powerful torque allows it to successfully scale obstacles and still maintain traction.
  12. Tri channel transmitter allows three people to play simultaneously, connecting other Maisto rc cars. It also has three different frequencies.
  13. It has impressive looks and is available in different attractive colors.

Tips for safe handling

  1. Contains small parts, not suitable for children under 3 years.
  2. Recommended to use 6AA alkaline batteries for the vehicle and 2 AAA for the controller. Alkaline batteries provide better shelf life at low voltage consumption.
  3. Keep the remote-control steady for best performance output within its range.
  4. Do not navigate the truck against sharp objects. This may cause damage to the vehicle.

Can it meet your expectations?

With all the powerful features mentioned above. The Maisto R/C Rock Crawler Radio Control Vehicle will fulfil your child’s and even your adventurous backyard gaming needs perfectly. With such great features at an unbelievable price, what are you waiting for? Don’t think twice! Order one now!

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Traxxas Slash 4WD 70054-1 Review

If you’ve always been a fan of short-course racing then the Traxxas Slash Racing Truck is not to be missed. The winning feature here is the suspension technology, formerly used in Traxxas Revo, who was the national champion in many events. DC motors make up most of the inner mechanism of the truck including the brushless DC electric motor.

Specifications

  1. TQ 2.4GHz radio system
  2. XL-2.5 Electronic Speed Control
  3. High torque with Titan 550 motor
  4. 2 Amp DC peak detecting charger
  5. Revo suspension technology
  6. Waterproof Electronics
  7. All wheel drive
  8. Independent suspension
  9. Included Traxxas Power Cell NiMH Battery
  10. Three drive profiles
  11. Low resistance
  12. Gold plated connectors

Construction and Design

The product dimensions are 14 x 7.3 x 4.9 inches and its weight is 2.2 pounds. Superior quality polycarbonate shell, waterproof electronics and rubber-sealed ball bearings make it extremely durable.

Pros and Performance Accuracy

  1. The motor here (Titan 550) is the same model, used in the earlier scale models of Traxxas. This means that it gives high speeds and steady torque.
  2. An ultra-efficient power is also given through a patented Traxxas’ High-Current Connector flow. This is attached to give a powerful performance.
  3. You can even race this car in wet conditions because of the addition of a waterproof servo and o ring.
  4. The TQ™ 2.4GHz radio system has an ergonomic design. This makes it comfortable to use for all day driving.

Tips for Safe Handling

  1. Make sure that the motor of the product is replaced periodically.
  2. Not suitable for children under 18 years.
  3. Also, the receiver should be tightly done and there should be no loose point.
  4. The wheel nuts should be properly tightened so that the wheels don’t slip.
  5. The battery pack should be timely checked and replaced if worn out.
  6. Safety should be the first priority and any faulty mechanism should be replaced and repaired as soon as possible.
  7. The programming of the system should also not have any loose or frayed end. In case there are loose ends, fix them on time or send them to Traxxas for repairing and replacement.
  8. Reprogramming the ESC may be required from time to time so that the Traxxas 70054 functions smoothly and properly.

Can it meet your expectations?

Whatever the weather, the Traxxas slash can easily handle intense racing because it is fitted with waterproof components. It has the award-winning Revo suspension technology. It has the largest motor in the mini class by far that gives powerful torque. The Traxxas Slash may be called mini, but it gives immense power. So fulfill your short-course racing dreams with this amazing product.

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Traxxas Rustler XL-5 Review

If you are looking to explore the hobby of Remote Control Racing cars then this model is perfect for you. It’s flexible and reliable features are packed with fun and adrenaline and promise an unforgettable racing experience.

There is little that you can imagine, that this RC truck cannot do. Taste the ruggedness with an all new Traxxas RTR 1/10 Rustler, the number 1 selling 1/10 stadium racer. Take over the track with its powerful modified 550 motors, XL-5 ESC and Torque-Control Revo-spec slipper clutch. This Traxxas Rustler is down in the dirt with its ability to overcome anything in its way, be it puddles, snow or the rain. Experience the aggressive thrill of raw racing as you unleash this monster on the streets.

Specifications

  1. Product Dimensions: 17.5 x 13 x 7.5 inches
  2. Package includes: Car, Remote Control, Battery
  3. Assembly not required
  4. Weight: 7 pounds
  5. Titan 12-Turn 550 Modified Motor
  6. Speed: Up To 35 mph
  7. Waterproof
  8. Can be driven in mud, snow, and water
  9. Powered by 7-cell NiMH battery by Traxxas that uses ID technology
  10. XL-5 Electronic Speed Control
  11. 12-volt DC 4 amp charger
  12. Torque-Control slipper clutch
  13. Steel Gears

Construction and Design

Rustler boasts of a ProGraphix body available in a variety of colors. The body looks stunning with decals and all-star wheels. It is fitted with lugs on rear tires and the front tires are ribbed. Originally designed for nitro RC cars capable of 65 mph+ speeds, these tires provide more than enough traction for this truck. The truck is pre-assembled and ready to run. The vehicle is also easy to repair and customize due to easily available replacement parts and upgrades. The Rustler has high durability and is protected against bumps and shocks, making it suitable to be driven on uneven tracks. All vital internal components are waterproof and sealed.

Pros and Performance Accuracy

  1. 4-amp DC Peak Detecting Charger charges the car at a really fast rate.
  2. The best part about this vehicle is that it is waterproof and is suitable to drive in rain, mud, and snow. The Rustler is more than equipped for off road racing. Weather and rocky paths cannot stop you from tearing up the streets with this RC Truck.
  3. With full suspension, you can easily control it over the uneven or rocky terrain. It has excellent brake and reverses features that will bail you out in case you get stuck.
  4. Powered by a seven-cell Ni-MH battery, the Rustler can rip open the roads at a top speed of 35mph. The Rustler’s powerful Titan® 12-Turn modified 550 motor enhances the off road action, delivering long lasting performance; it remains cool and doesn’t require maintenance often.
  5. The smooth XL-5 ESC allows high-frequency control and high current handling. It is also waterproof. Featuring multiple drive profiles, detection of low voltage, gold-plated connectors, protection from a thermal shutdown, and incredibly low resistance, the Rustler exceeds its expectations and puts you in charge of every movement.
  6. Torque-Control Revo-spec slipper clutch gives you great grip and accuracy allowing you to operate smoothly and adjust precisely while controlling the traction.
  7. The Rustler is suitable for racers of all experience levels, even for beginners. The training mode at 50% throttle power allows you to sharpen you controlling skills until you are ready to unlock the full potential of its powerful motor.
  8. The remote is light weight and has a pistol like design including a trigger and a steering wheel. The remote is designed in a way to ensure precise and easy control.

Tips for Safe Handling

The Traxxas Rustler requires maintenance on a regular basis in order to give its best performance. The following things should be taken care of for the safe handling of the Rustler:

  1. Check the vehicle for damages such as cracks, dents, loose screws, leakages or other wear and tear
  2. The motor, battery, and speed control get heated up so be cautious while handling them.
  3. Check the battery conditions, wiring, speed control and tightness of slipper clutch.
  4. Check the operation of the radio system and shock absorbers.
  5. Clean and lubricate the motor after every few runs (10-15) and maintain full oil level in the shocks.
  6. Keep the vehicle clean and dust free.
  7. While storing, detach the batteries from the vehicle and the transmitter.

Can It Meet Your Expectations?

The best selling “Traxxas RTR 1/10 Rustler” promises to deliver durability, high performance, speed, and power everywhere you go. What is more, you can choose to bring it to life anywhere you like, as the Rustler fears no weather or obstacle. It is one of the fastest, ready to race(or RTR) monsters that will leave you ruling the tracks. The Rustler has a long life due to easy repair ability. Easily modify as per your skill level to make it a reliable companion for the long run. With intimidating looks and a rugged built, there are few trucks that come close to the Traxxas 1/10 Rustler.

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Redcat Racing Tornado S30 Nitro Buggy Review

How often do you come across a nitro racing car so efficient and powerful that you just have to own it for yourself? Well, the Redcat Racing Tornado Buggy is one such 1:10 scale nitro racing car that just deserves to be in your garage!

The Redcat Racing Tornado S30 Buggy is powerful on and off-road buggy that comes complete with powerful components to deliver excellent performance in all kinds of situations. It also features a powerful 3.00cc 18 SH efficient engine that takes care of all tough challenges on and off the road. An innovative design with ball joint suspension to minimize jerks and shocks. It has a two-stage transmission for better and consistent pickup and smooth running in the long term. Its chassis is really strong and durable for some tough grilling and is made up of aluminum alloy for better support and strength. This vehicle is one tough buggy that takes care of all your racing adventures both on and off the road!

Specifications

  1. This is a nitro powered vehicle that requires nitro fuel to run efficiently and a glow plug igniter for a successful startup and it is recommended to use the 80142a igniter for a smooth startup. Also, 12 units of AA batteries are required for this vehicle to run properly.
  2. This vehicle features a powerful 3.0cc engine for consistent and durable performance on the tracks.
  3. The vehicle has a fuel tank capacity of 75 ccs so that you don’t have to worry about refilling every now and then after a run.
  4. It has a 2-stage transmission system for smooth and quick pick up and it works fine on all kinds of terrain.
  5. Also, comes with a 2.4Ghz radio controller for controlling this vehicle easily. The radio can also control multiple vehicles simultaneously without any hassles.
  6. It has a length of 15.8 inches and breadth of 10 inches while it has a height of 6.5 inches when assembled completely.

Construction and Design

The construction and design of this buggy ticks all the right boxes and is ergonomically designed for better speed and efficiency. The chassis is completely made up from aluminum alloy and it is quite durable. It has an efficient shock absorption system made up of an aluminum body. Also, Its exhaust system is aluminum for more durability on the fields. The fittings are also placed quite strategically for an overall aerodynamic design and the body remains lightweight even after so many fittings.

Pros and Performance accuracy

  1. This buggy is a beast when it comes to delivering powerful performance and its powerful 3.0cc engine takes on some really tough challenges without any major hiccups.
  2. It has a really durable body and the frame is really sturdy and tough. Therefore, it will take a lot of beating before this car finally gives up. It whole chassis is made up of hardened aluminum alloy and is quite rigid. This makes this buggy perfect for on road racing or off-road bashing. It can handle it all before it takes a serious beating.
  3. The Radio controller that comes with this car operates on a 2.4Ghz frequency and is quite fast and accurate in controlling this vehicle. It can also control multiple vehicles simultaneously without any issues.
  4. The features that come with this buggy at this price point are simply the best and this buggy is an excellent entry level nitro racing car in this price segment.

Tips for safe handling

  1. Sometimes, some users face difficulty is setting up this buggy out of the box and many issues persist. In these situations, it is advisable to follow the user manual and instructions carefully before setting up this car. Fix any issues that you come across by referring to the manual.
  2. Some users may face some issues with the glow plugs that come with this kit. It is advisable to understand and use the glow plug carefully before setting up the vehicle.
  3. This buggy is strictly meant for kids who are 14 years of age or above. Do all setting up and usage of the tools under adult supervision to avoid any accidents or issues.

Can it meet your expectations?

The Redcat Racing Tornado buggy is an excellent entry level nitro racing car in this price segment. It ticks all the right boxes in terms of performance, designing and durability. It can take on some really tough outdoor grilling. No matter if you are an occasional racing car enthusiast or a passionate racer, this buggy will never disappoint you with its accurate and powerful performance and the price too is really easy on your pocket.

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Liberty Imports Drift Champion RC Drift Sports Car Review

Guess who is the drift champion with the new racing car? Yes, it’s the Liberty’s again. This new Liberty Imports Super Fast Drift Champion R/C Sports Car lets you control every single thing you need from going forward to backward to steer left and right. Making 0 shaped and 8 shaped drifts are like child’s play for this car. Don’t worry it has the power to boost up to 15km/h and all thanks goes to its four wheel powering engine now you don’t have to use those cars which engine powers only two back tires and you are fed up of not having that speed. Let’s see some cool features of this mini drifter.

Specifications

As this is all about drifting and showing your drifting with radio controlled car, it won’t let you down with your features and specifications. Let’s look at the things which power this car.

  1. The remote control is super responsive and the range is also good.
  2. Its special four-wheel drive system generates the extra power as the motor powers the all four tires. This is the main difference why this car is so blazing fast.
  3. The tire grip is pretty good and you can feel the stability when you will drift at 15km/h.
  4. The whole package includes 4 smooth tires as well as 4 rubber tires as per everyone’s taste.
  5. The 1:14 ratio of the shell makes the car durable and lightweight  and the length is 13”
  6. The gearbox is covered with the frame of monocoque type.

Construction and Design

The built quality is one of the best things. The Plastic Body makes it weigh less and is quite smooth and shiny. The design is clean and neat and the fender gives it a really cool look. A few water drops won’t damage the car thanks to the waterproofing.

The Liberty Imports Super-Fast Drift Champion R/C Sports Car comes with a great 4WD (Four Wheel Drive Engine) Engine which delivers equal power to all the four tires of the car at the same time, the system allows you to play with the car on the rough surface also. The car’s top speed is 15 km/h and it has a 1:14 scale which is good enough. The pack comes with a powerful rechargeable battery, an AC adapter, and a 9v battery for the controller. The car weighs 2.7 pounds which is very less and makes it great for drifting and racing purpose.

Pros and performance accuracy

The 4WD powerful engine won’t let you down in any way. The engine has enough power to drive the car at 15 km/h which is better than compared to any Petrol RC.  The 4WD allows the car to run on all surfaces and the powerful battery keeps it charged enough for your play. There is Molex connection which really makes charging super-fast. The drift mode helps you to choose a different set of tires so that you can drift with an ease. You can also control the headlights of the car with adjustable front wheel alignment capability. It is perfect for outdoor racing and is perfect for those kids who want to play NFS in real life, not in the flat screen LEDs. The black wheels are interchangeable so that you can mix things up as you want.

Tips for safe handling

  1. The plastic is of good quality but at the end of the day, it’s plastic only, so you need to take care of it. The vinyl is smooth but the smooth surface makes it more prone to scratches and damages.
  2. The engine is powerful as it is a 4WD but there is not enough ventilation to cool it down after heavy usage.
  3. Don’t drain the battery completely and then charge as it would decrease the battery’s life expectancy.

Though if you buy this from Amazon you will get 30 days money back guarantee so you can keep your trust here. All the products are of high quality of you don’t have to worry at the first place.

Can it meet your expectations?

With all their crashes, jumps and stunts, RC cars typically take quite a beating in their lifetime. This RC vehicle is perfect for all up gradation and maintenance with ease addition to repairs. It is a modification-ready vehicle which you can customize it to suit your driving style. With this model, you have the freedom to upgrade everything from the wheels and suspension, to the battery and motor. While these upgrades may be too complicated for most children, they can make for hours of fun for the adult enthusiasts also. This car has it all when you need grip you can use the rubber tires and when you want to show off your drifting styles you can change the tires to smooth ones and guess what all these different types of tires come with the car box.

Cost considerations

Choosing the best remote control car for your needs is much more than simple than selecting a fully customized car for the higher price. The stylish look, easy handling, long battery life, ready for modification etc. makes it the best choice among others in the same price segment. So, if you want a durable product this is the thing you can trust.

So what are you waiting for? Go, order and drift your way through and get ready to thrill the roads.

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KELIWOW Eagle 3 Remote Control Buggy Review

As you unpack the KELIWOW Eagle 3 High Speed Off-Road RC Car, you will be blown away by its monstrous looks and bold design. Equipped with a powerful 390 motor, 7.4V 1500mAh Lithium battery and a radio system, this monster boasts of a top speed of 25mph.  It has great control and good grip. It is a suitable RC model for racers of all skill levels. The performance of this RC Car will immerse you in the thrill of racing and will fill you with an adrenaline rush. 

Specifications

  1. Package Includes: RC Car, Transmitter, Battery Charger, User Manual, Tool set, Li-ion Battery
  2. Charge time: Around 2.5 hours
  3. Running time: Around 15 minutes
  4. Remote distance: 80 Meters and above
  5. Speed: 25mph
  6. Protection System: Protection from overcharging and overheating

Construction and Design

The KELIWOW Eagle 3 High Speed Off-Road RC Car has an intimmidating look that is raw and bold. It has a great suspension system that allows it to overpower obstacles easily and makes it suitable for offroad racing. It is also designed in a manner that makes room for easy repairs and convinient modifications.It is packed in a ready to run condition wherein no assembly is required.

Pros and Performance Accuracy

  1. Fitted with a 390 motor that is powerful, it can achieve speeds as high as
  2. Battery provides protection from overcharging due to the Lithium-ion component.
  3. A remarkable radio system makes it possible to control the car from a long distance of greater than 80 meters. The controlling is stable and easy.
  4. Its 4×4 Wheel Drive System allows it to run faster and makes it efficient on rugged and dust roads.
  5. It is very convenient to modify this car as your skill level advances. It is also easy to find replacement parts as they are widely available and easy to find. Therefore, repairs will never be a hassle.

Tips for Safe Handling

  1. This RC Car is for children above fourteen years.
  2. Beginners must use it under supervision till they get a hang of it.
  3. After use for a considerable time, the motor get hot. Therefore, be cautious while handling it and avoid touching immidiately. Wait for it too cool down.
  4. Don’t keep it running on two batteries, while one is powered off. Allow the motor to cool down to prevent the motor from burning out.
  5. Control the throttle speed carefully to prevent the car from flipping over.
  6. The car is not waterproof therefore avoid driving it during rain, or on tracks that might be wet.

Can It Meet Your Expectations?

The KELIWOW Eagle 3 High Speed Off-Road RC Car, as its name suggests, was designed for off road racing meant to conquer rocky and ueven dirt tracks. Its monsterous design and intimidating looks stand for its rugged racing performance and the ease with which it overcomes all obstacles. The KELIWOW Eagle 3 has everything that a good RC Car demands. It is fast, durable, steady and bold. It has a super fast speed but at the same time it is easy to control and provides good grip. All replacement parts for this RC Car are available widely making it easy to repair. It is also designed in a manner that it can be modified easily. Therefore, as and when your skill level improves, you can modify its features and make advancements in the design and components.

Cost Considerations

It is a fun packed remote control racing car at $114.00. It provides great features and high performance making it value for money. The combination of a powerful 390 motor, 7.4V 1500mAh Lithium batteryand a radio system makes it a great buy at a price of $114. The car looks really awesome while providing you with great speed and durability. Its quality and ease of control will make it a buying decision that you will never come to regret.

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