Posted on December 31, 2014
The world of RC toys is an extensive one will more tiers, levels, and brands of cars, planes, helicopters and more, than you could ever imagine. Whether you are a weekend warrior just running your car down your street and at a local dirt track, or the next up and coming international circuit racer, there are a plethora of brands constantly grasping for your attention. No matter what your scene in the RC world however, there are some brands that should receive a little more attention than others. Before you go out and make your next RC purchase, do some research and consider these brands in your decision making process.
If you're in the market for a more upscale and higher quality RC car, look no further than Traxxas. A brand that is durable and provides high performance, a Traxxas model will be a long lasting RC car that you will get loads of fun from. The old phrase, you get what you pay for, fits with the Traxxas models however, as these cars can easily push into the price range of $300 and you will usually have to purchase battery packs separately which will just add to your expenses. Traxxas models are certainly worth their money however, if you are in the market for a high quality RC car and take its performance seriously.
If you are looking for a classic RC car brand that isn't too flashy, but is very reliable, then look no further than an RC model from Tamiya. Costing about $200 on average, Tamiya models are long lasting RC cars and you will not have to replace parts on a regular basis. Buyer beware, these cars are a bit slower than others on the market, but you won't find many other models out there that will beat its quality.
If money is an object, then you can't go wrong with an RC car from Exceed. These cars are much more affordable when it comes to standard RC cars. You will however, typically have to replace parts on a much more frequent basis with an Exceed model as compared to a higher quality model like Traxxas. RC cars from Exceed are a great model to have however, as they are still good quality and can start out in $90 price range, easily making it a much more affordable model than others.
There are tons of different models out there for your to choose from, not matter what your style of play is like. Make sure to do your research before going out and making a final decision to ensure that you are making the best possible purchase for your needs.