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VRC Issue #41 – Download now for just $2.99!

Posted  December 11, 2020  by  Derek Buono

Many have been stuck inside for months, or you’re out partying like it’s 1999. Either way, a good RC read is always satisfying. In this issue, we’ve got some strange reviews. One of the Comical Tamiya Avante which is now AWD! Arrma has been batting 1,000 with some sick releases and we finally got our […]

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Velocity RC Cars Issue #40 – Germ Free and just $2.99! Download Instantly

Posted  July 2, 2020  by  Derek Buono

Velocity RC Cars Magazine Issue 40 – VRC_040 It’s summer, or is it spring. Life has been hard on this planet for some, but somehow we still make a magazine. What’s the best part of this issue? No, it’s not the rad reviews, or the servo article…sure it might be the paint article we ran […]

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RC Babble Live! Join us every Monday at 5:30pm PST (8:30pm EST) for a live show.

Posted  May 1, 2020  by  Derek Buono

“We’ll do it live!” We have no script, no ideas, and just babble about RC cars every Monday at 5:30pm. Derek, Jeff, Peter and some special guests get together, drink a beer, and discuss over 30 years of being in the RC world. Missed a show? Don’t worry. You can rewatch the live stream on […]

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VRC Magazine Issue #39 – Socially Distant Edition – Download for just $2.99 now!

Posted  April 2, 2020  by  Derek Buono

One day we’re kicking ass, the next day the world says ”sorry, not sorry.” In the future, somebody may read this and still be in quarantine, or they might be outside laughing about that time they stocked up on a lifetime supply of toilet paper. Who knows. RC is always been a bit of an […]

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Velocity RC Cars Magazine – Paint Special Issue – Download Instantly!

Posted  December 28, 2019  by  Derek Buono

If you can’t go fast you better look good. If you don’t look good, you better be fast. Can you be both? Sure, a unicorn poops ice-cream and there’s a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. That’s not saying you can’t try. For those who like to look good because your lap […]

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Build a Kit – Tamiya TA06

Very few people build kits anymore, which is a shame because it is so fun! And, you get the opportunity to learn the ins-and-outs of your specific chassis. Tamiya shot over a TA-06 kit rocking a Mercedes-Benz GT3 body and we...
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Team Associated – 1/4″ nut drivers

It must be tool week since our Mr UPS keeps bring us all the stuff we love. A full set of AE nut drivers is something everybody should own. These are about $10.49 each and can fit into the FT 1/4 handle or the sweet Makita Cord...
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20 AMPS!!! Times Two!!!

We just got another crazy charger from HiTec and this thing is nuts! The dual charging system X2 Four Hundred has two independent 20-Amp outputs and up to 6s LiPo charging. HiTec provides two balancers, wiring harnesses, and a ...
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Testing The Future

At Velocity RC Magazine we’ve all been editors for a long time – which means we’ve done a lot of reviews and driven a lot of different vehicles. You can learn a lot about a car in the first hour of testing, but you cannot...
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Computer Radio Programming

Computerized radios, or digital radios as they’re more commonly called, have come a long way over the years. Price points have dropped enormously and features have greatly increased. Some of it can get pretty complicated,...
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This Week In RC – Derek Edition V2

Derek must be on Jeff’s “week” as it’s obviously been longer than 7 days (US days, not Canadian) since you got a quick recap of what caught Derek’s attention. Before something shiny catches his eye...
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Ready. Set. Action. AE FT B4.1 Worlds Edition.

Another Wednesday in the books. It’s garbage day here at the VRC main office (doesn’t it feel like every day is garbage day?). What did we do today? We took our new 10mm fish-eye lens and hit the track for a photo s...
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