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Old 07-02-2019, 02:44 PM
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I am an absolute newbie to RC's, and I need some help to guide me. I am currently looking for a car to start with, around $100, built for offroading. I was also wondering what are some good websites to look at RC cars, because I have seen a lot and I don't know which ones to trust. If anyone could help me, it would be greatly appreciated.
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Old 07-02-2019, 03:18 PM
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Amain hobby or Tower hobby are good to start. $100 isn’t much to start with.
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Old 07-08-2019, 08:55 AM
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With that budget you will need to look at Redcat or Hobby King they have budget r/c cars.
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Old 07-08-2019, 11:28 AM
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Rem. Scale 1/8...1/10..1/14..1/16..1/18? smaller ?.lipo with a charger radio?.. is this going to be fun runs(aka bashing) race.. so things I think we could use to help give a better answer.. budget is kinda small for any scale I mentioned..USA UK or other all info can help
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If you are looking into racing buggies, I would recommend the Kyosho RB6.6 ready set. It comes with everything you need except for the battery (which can be an inexpensive NimH at first). It's going to be over the 100 dollar budget though. Maybe you can find an used slash around that money
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For about $100, that's gonna be tough. Not impossible, though. In no particular order:I'm sure there are countless more so look around. I would definitely recommend hitting up your local hobbystore to see what they have as far as parts availability goes...having parts readily available might be a good idea. I have a Teton myself for a while and only just recently burned the servo so it's lasted me quite a bit. The Turnigy looks good, too...but I have a bias since I like buggies...hahaha!

Good luck! We've all been there!
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