Which is why you should get XRC instead. A magazine that doesn't even totally suck! Sorry about the off topic.
Not surprising that they would choose the 8ight for car of the year after all it is American and the first innovative 1/8th buggy in a long time that actually works.
Now the micro-t for truck of the year.
What did that really contribute to the hobby, its a barely even a hobby vehicle. Sure its made by Losi so by default it is classified as "hobby" but how much of a hobby could you have if you just owned this truck, consider that.