RC Car Action July 2016



48 › Readers’ Choice Awards
The top cars, trucks, electronics, and accessories, as chosen by you!
By the RC Car Action team

68 › Ready-to-Run 2WD Brushless Buggy Shootout
Buggy Battle Royale!
By the RC Car Action team


36 › TLR/Horizon Hobby 8IGHT-E 4.0
The electrified version of TLR’s award-winning big buggy is faster and more focused than ever
By Joel Navarro

42 › Team Associated TC7 Factory Team Kit
Refinements and tuning options make this an elite racing weapon
By Carl Hyndman

56 › RC4WD 1/18 Gelände II D90
This mini metal machine brings scale & trail to smaller spaces
By Peter Vieira

62 › Tamiya TT-02B MS
Tamiya’s up-spec’d kit buggy is a fun-to-build four-wheeler with style to spare
By Peter Vieira


84 › Easy Hard-Body Weathering
Seven steps to add more realism to your ride
By James Knight


94 › Pro-Line Pro-Spline
HD Axles
96 › Dynamite Large Scale
Work Stand


12 › Starting Line
14 › Feedback
16 › Readers’ Rides
20 › Pit Tips
25 › Tech Center
31 › New & Hot
89 › Race Watch
98 › Tailpipe

SKU: R1607