Hit the Beach with the TRX-4 1969 Blazer

December 11, 2020 0 Comments

Want to grab some attention on the beach this holiday season? Unless you happen to be the ‘Hoff, your best bet is to hit the sand with the new TRX-4 1969 Blazer body kit. This hyper-realistic accessory body for your TRX-4 RC crawler captures the perfect blend of classic style and modern performance. Bright chrome …

The Twelve Builds of Christmas: E-Revo Full Option Build

December 10, 2020 0 Comments

Today’s installment of the Twelve Builds of Christmas focuses on the iconic E-Revo monster truck. Born from the award-winning nitro-powered Revo 3.3, the E-Revo VXL takes performance to the extreme with over 25 volts of LiPo power and a blazing 70+ mph top speed. Already an elite high-performance machine, we hit the parts bin for …

Traxxas RC Suspension Tuning Guide: Part 1 Camber & Toe-In

December 4, 2020 0 Comments

How to get the Most Performance from Your Traxxas Vehicle Welcome to the Traxxas Suspension Tuning Series. In this article and the installments to follow, we’ll explain all the adjustments you can make to your model to improve cornering ability, enhance traction, optimize for different types of terrain, and give your car or truck the …

Wide World of TRX-4 Sports: Part 2

October 28, 2020 0 Comments

­ Red Competition Camper Parts List ­ 82024-4 TRX-4 Sport RTR 8112 TRX-4 Sport body with camper 8080 Narrow inner fenders 2255 High-Torque 400 Brushless servo 8260R Red-anodized GTS shocks (x2) 8043 GTS Springs, 0.30 rate (x2) 8167X Stainless hardware for Method 105 beadlocks 8247X Metal servo horn 8088 LED Bumper bar 8028 LED power …

Rustler, Bandit, Stampede, or Slash?

October 27, 2020 0 Comments

With a lineup of Ready-to-Race cars and trucks over 60 models deep, there’s a Traxxas vehicle for everyone—or maybe five or six! For new drivers, budget-conscious experts, and anyone looking for a fast, fun, affordable RC machine, four Traxxas models in particular are always top choices: the Bandit, Rustler, Stampede and Slash “2WD” editions. All …

Getting Started in Radio Control with Traxxas

October 23, 2020 0 Comments

Traxxas offers stadium trucks, short-course trucks and monster trucks powered by fuel-burning 2-stroke engines with EZ-Start electric starting. Instead of gasoline, they run on Top Fuel “nitro,” a mixture of alcohol, nitromethane and oil. Compared to electric cars and trucks, nitro models require more skill to operate and more frequent maintenance to keep them running …

Wide World of TRX-4 Sports: Part 1

October 21, 2020 0 Comments

The Traxxas TRX-4 Sport is a huge hit with trail truckers in both kit and RTR form, and a massively popular platform for custom builds and comp rigs from mild to wild. For the two trucks featured here, we went to work with a TRX-4 Sport RTR and TRX-4 Sport Unassembled Kit to create a …

New LED Light Kit for '69 and '72 TRX-4 Blazer Bodies

October 19, 2020 0 Comments

Classic Scale Looks and Traxxas-Tough™ Durability The Traxxas TRX-4 Chevrolet K5 Blazer ushered in a new era of scale performance and realistic detail. The new LED Light Kit (#8090) fits both the classic 1969 and 1972 Blazer bodies with next-level scale realism featuring working headlights, tail lights, and side markers. Fully waterproof and ready for …

Team Traxxas Spotlight: Blackout Bronco

October 13, 2020 0 Comments

Dechromed and matte-tastic, this Bronco build skips the shine for tough-truck style All the Traxxas TRX-4 models are hugely popular, and the 1979 Ford Bronco is frequently at the top of trail-truckers’ wish lists as an incredibly capable performer with loads of scale style—and a deep pool of upgrade options, because no trail truck stays …

Project Build: UDR 4400-Inspired Race Rig

October 8, 2020 0 Comments

In the mid-2000s, a new style of off-road racing started gaining notoriety in the rocky deserts of southern California. Combining the high-speed action of wide-open desert racing with brutal rocky trails previously limited to dedicated crawlers, what would eventually become the 4400 class was set to take the off-road world by storm. Featuring one of …