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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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Velocity RC Cars – Issue #37 – Download now just $2.99!

Posted  November 24, 2019  by  Derek Buono

Welcome to issue #37. The Tesla 8-bit truck release just happened, and if we hear a word containing peach one more time we might just figure out if EMP’s are real. Except that would end this digital magazine. Oh, the choices. This issue we tackle the question of which is better. Nitro or Electric power, […]

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Velocity RC Cars Magazine – Issue 36 – Download for just $2.99!

Posted  June 22, 2019  by  Derek Buono

Trail/Adventure/Scale whatever trucks you want to call them, they are huge. They have been huge. The industry’s racing legends have been mad at this class for 10 years, but now they are everywhere. This issue we celebrate them with 2 reviews. The older HPI Venture and the brand new Element RC Enduro which has the […]

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Velocity RC Cars – Issue #35 – Download Now for just $2.99!

Posted  March 11, 2019  by  Derek Buono

Making a magazine isn’t easy, it’s a lot of work that looks like a bunch of words on a page and some photos from a flip phone. This issue is just that…kidding. We’re always trying to put lots of great content together to inform, entertain and annoy. This issue Derek suggest we build a wall […]

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VRC Magazine – How To Special Issue – 388 Pages! Just $14.95

Posted  December 25, 2018  by  Derek Buono

Our hobby is 2 parts – one part driving and the other spending ours repairing, upgrading, tuning, cleaning, and sitting in the garage with a beer pretending to do all of those things. We’ve been creating content for the RC community for years, and we decided it was time to make a special issue featuring […]

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Tamiya M07 Concept Review – Velocity RC Cars Magazine

AWD, 4WD, all the wheels sending power to the ground it the normal in racing touring cars. So when Tamiya offers a FWD racecar, some people scratch their heads, others scream, and others type “internet” type things ...
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1:8th Onroad European Championships

Current World Champion Robert Pietsch has been crowned EFRA’s 1:8th onroad European Champion. It was a close race to the finish with the Michael Jordan of the class, Lamberto Collari who finished a close 2nd. Scan ahead to ar...
by Derek Buono
 

 
 

Buy Your First RC Car – FREE Article!

Buying your first rc car can be somewhat scary; they cost a lot of money and they are extremely technical. There are different energy sources and a ton of features- half of which you may not even know what they are or what they...
by Jeff Eveleigh
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This house is clean…

Remember the movie Poltergeist? Well, we just went through that same ordeal with our website. Seems like we left our TV on and the evil static got the best of us. After surfing down hallways, magically stacking chairs, and fall...
by Derek Buono
 

 
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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...
by Jeff Eveleigh
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I am on a PodCast – My name is Jeff

My name is Jeff*. I live in Canada, I really have a strange obsession with penguins and live in my own basement. Last Thursday I was representing Velocity RC Magazine on the Cooking With Nitro Pod Cast and babbled with the crew...
by Derek Buono
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Shaft Size Matters

There are two motor shaft sizes used within our hobby; 1/8” and 5mm, with 1/8” being the most common. It really comes down to a strength issue, if your vehicle has massive power and torque and is run in abusive environments...
by Jeff Eveleigh
 

 
 

WATER WHAT??? Waterproof – Hitec Gets Wet Without a Worry

Everybody likes to get wet, but this is usually a super-scary thought when it comes to the electronics in your radio control machine. Hitec has some of your worries covered with their new waterproof servos that have what it tak...
by Jeff Eveleigh
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