RC Car & Truck Blog Articles
Are you a radio control car, truck, or buggy enthusiast? Or maybe you’re just getting started in the world of surface RC? In either case, we’ve got you covered with our RC car blogs. Our experts cover a variety of topics for expert and beginner RC car drivers from product selection and modifications to accessorizing for asphalt or dirt. Check out our RC car and RC truck blogs frequently for the latest information.
How To Paint RC Car Bodies
Are you wondering how to paint your new clear RC body? Follow the steps to achieve the paint scheme of your dreams.Learn More
Sharing the RC Auto Hobby with Kids: Popular Remote Control Cars for Girls
Learn how to choose age appropriate remote control cars for girls with this guide to RC autos that go beyond being pink.Learn More
NASCAR driver Michael McDowell has always been racing.
NASCAR driver Michael McDowell has always been racing. He started with RC as a kid and his love of racing turned into a NASCAR career.Learn More
Why 1/10 Scale is the Most Common RC Scale Size
Ever wonder what is the most common RC scale size or what is considered the standard RC scale? We’ll answer that here and explain why this scale has become the most popular.Learn More
Take RC Indoors with Mini Scale RC!
Looking to race or crawl over obstacles, but don’t have much space? Mini Scale RC cars and trucks are great for indoor adventures in 1/16, 1/18, and 1/24 scale.Learn More
Size and Performance Differences of Larger Scale RC Cars
Discover the differences in size and performance in larger scale RC cars and trucks when you go from 1/10 scale RC to 1/8 scale, 1/6 scale, and 1/5 scale RC cars and trucks.Learn More
Can You Take LiPo Batteries on a Plane? 2023 Updates
Wondering if you can take LiPo batteries on a plane? You’re not alone. Flying with LiPo batteries is possible if you plan ahead and follow the guidelines from the FAA and TSA.Learn More
RC Lowriders – History, Design, and Culture
RC lowriders are new to the RC car scene, but the dedication and creativity of RC lowrider enthusiasts has allowed the hobby to “hop” into the hearts of many.Learn More
How to Build Your Own RC Car
Learn how to build your own RC car in this blog from Horizon Hobby.Learn More
Best RC Gifts of 2022
Looking for a unique gift for someone who likes cars or planes? Horizon Hobby has the best RC gifts of 2022 here with some great gift ideas for those new to RC or hobby veterans.Learn More
How Fast Can Fast RC Cars Go?
The ARRMA LIMITLESS 1/7 scale is 150 mph against a Formula One car. The world record is 202.02 mph. These are a few of the fast RC cars out there.Learn More
What Is the Best Beginner RC Car?
Are you looking at RC vehicles for the first time and wondering what is the best beginner RC car? We'll break it down for you!Learn More