Thursday, December 8, 2016

Traxxas LaTrax Teton 4WD 1/18 Monster Truck

Need the perfect gift but don't want to spend an arm and a leg? Get the Traxxas LaTrax Teton 1/18 Monster Truck for 129.95. Who knew you could get 4WD for that price! The truck includes a 7.2V 6-cell NiMH with a DC Fast Charger and the AA Alkaline batteries for the transmitter! If you don't want the DC Charger only, you can get the DC to AC adapter that lets you turn the included charger into a wall charger at  Get that gift on the way!

  • Length: 10.16" (258mm)
  • Front Track: 4.17" (106mm)
  • Rear Track: 4.23" (107.5mm)
  • Weight (with battery): 19.2oz (55g)
  • Weight (without battery): 13.3oz (430g)
  • Height (overall): 4.65" (118mm)
  • Wheelbase: 6.44" (163.5mm)
  • Wheel Diameter: 1.63" (41.5mm)

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Don't Get Left Behind: Traxxas New DBC M41 Catamaran Goes 50+mph!

For those of you who want speed and aesthetics, Traxxas has launched it brand-new DBC M41 Catamaran! With its precisely reproduced body and its Velineon® 540XL Brushless Motor and VXL-6s Marine ESC, the DCB M41 can fly across water at speeds of 50+mps when powered with 2 6s LiPo batteries! And to keep it easy to handle and stable at those speeds, it comes with Traxxas Stability Management system.

Although this boat does not come packaged with the required batteries and charger by Traxxas, RC Hobby Explosion has put together a package deal so you can get everything you need and be ready to run!

Check out the video and get racing today with yours here.

Friday, June 26, 2015


Check out Traxxas' new line of Monster Trucks with their release of Skully and Craniac! Based on the tried and true Stampede model, Skully and Craniac come with the quality and features you would expect from a Traxxas Stampede. But the body designs of these leave the old and expected Stampede bodies in the dust and let you intimidate your competition on the track without ever saying a word. If a picture says a thousand words, then these bodies tell your competitors to just pack up and leave right now!

Click here to get your Skully or Craniac today at RC Hobby Explosion!

Saturday, November 8, 2014

New Release! Traxxas LaTrax 1/18 SST Stadium Super Truck 4WD

Traxxas just released their latest addition to their LaTrax line of affordable R/C vehicles - the 1/18 SST Stadium Super Truck! With waterproof electronics and 4-wheel drive, the SST is ready for any terrain or weather. It comes with a 7.2V 6-cell Nimh battery and charger and AA alkalines for the transmitter making it a complete package. Get it with free shipping here!

Thursday, August 14, 2014

The NEW RC Hobby Explosion is here!!!

We've just launched our re-designed website with better and quicker navigation for you! You can shop by brand or category, and quickly reach accessories such as batteries and chargers. In addition, parts are one click away. Our sale ad is easily accessible in either the top right or in the main header of the website so you'll never miss a great deal. And don't forget easy access to the day's coupons or deal of the day in the top right of the website or in the cool popout window on the left.

In the end, this redesign is about making things easier for you - so let us know what you think. What do you like about it and what do you think should be better? You can send us a quick email at

Check out what's new at RC Hobby Explosion!

Monday, July 28, 2014