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    Hot Wheels introduces remote controlled Stealth Rides
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    Hot Wheels has just rolled out two new R/C cars in the Stealth Rides line. The collapsible racers fit into their own cases which double as infrared remote controls. At the moment there are just two vehicles – one with wheels and another with treads – but in October Batman's Tumbler ...

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    Lamborghini licenses insane limited-edition Reventón R/C car
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    Lamborghini Reventón R/C Car – Click above for image gallery
    Like the vast majority of humanity, we were never able to lay our hands on one of the 20 Lamborghini Reventón models the company built for the fabulously wealthy. We had neither the $1.27 million it took to call the ...

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    Video: Reverse-engineered Wipeout racing videogame is silly brilliance
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    Leave it to the Germans to turn a real-life radio control car, a video camera with a wireless transmitter and an arcade box into the best 3D rendition of the old Playstation game Wipeout we've ever seen. If designer Malte Jehmlich and friends would ...

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    Video: Sign #5,328 You Have Too Much Free Time - Lego R/C Veyron with seven-speed gearbox
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    Remote control Lego Technic Bugatti Veryon – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Someone going by the handle "Sheepo" spent who knows how many hours satisfying the urge to build a Bugatti Veyron out of Lego Technic pieces. Among its many features are a remote controlled braking ...

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    Video: Super slo-mo R/C cars lose all sense of scale
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    R/C cars in slow motion – Click above for the video after the jump
    As Dave Chapelle irrefutably proved in 2004, everything is better in slow motion. Similarly, scale race cars are nearly always more interesting than the real deal, partially because any Joe can afford a WRC Subaru that runs ...

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    Video: The coolest R/C footage we've seen in a long time stars... a Nissan Sentra SE-R?
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    Nissan Sentra SE-R writ small – Click above to see the video after the jump
    If you're like us, chances are you spend just as much time drooling over the latest automotive toys as you do the real deal. Nissan has embraced its inner child with a new spot for the 2010 Sentra SE-R, filming the ...

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    Caption Contest: Giving the gift of green against our better judgement
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    The move to electric-powered vehicles is still in its fledgling stages, but there are plenty of signs that the next few years will finally start ushering in battery-powered transportation for the masses. But there's one class of vehicle that has almost always been powered by batteries: R/C cars. ...

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    VIDEO: Radio-controlled motorcycles take to the track
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    Having grown up in the era of the Team Associated RC10, Tamiya Clod Buster and Team Losi JRX-2, we'll always have a soft spot for radio-controlled vehicles of all sorts. In fact, a few of the Autoblog staff still spend the occasional late-night tinkering ...

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    Video: R/C car plays Mario Brothers theme song on bottles
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    Click above to watch video after the jumpAfter watching this video of a radio-controlled car driving past a line of wine bottles, playing the theme for Super Mario Brothers in the process, we have a question: was the wine consumed prior to the successful completion of the task at hand? If so, that ...

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    Jalopnik gets fresh duds, gives away VW "micro"-bus
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    Jalopnik recently launched a new site design, and realized its new look required a vehicle giveaway to keep them near the head of the class. You won't hear any argument from us. A previous re-do brought speculation of an engineless early 80's El Camino, but unfortunately that never happened. This ...

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    MINI GP slower than an R/C car
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    Fifth Gear recently took advantage of having a MINI GP to run their own mini GP. That is a race between a MINI GP and the fastest tiny vehicle they could find that might be a real challenge to the MINI. After thinking through the list of would be competitors for this 218 hp, lightened and stiffened ...

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    Video: RC car drifting cooler than the real thing
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    The drifting craze seems to have died down to a quiet din, but this video of RC car drifting has renewed our interest, if only in a small way. The video is interspersed with footage of real cars drifting in a closed off parking lot, which, for whatever reason, is so much less entertaining than ...

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