Best RC Off-Road Trucks

Posted by RC Superstore on 15th Sep 2022

You don’t need to be driving in a real Ford Bronco to experience an off-roading rush. You can now experience that with remote-controlled cars and trucks without the hassle.

There are many different trucks you can take on the trails with you. We have created a complete buyers guide so you can find the

Things To Consider When Buying an RC Off-Road Truck.

When looking for a truck to take off-roading you want to generally look for trucks that are waterproof. You will want one that can handle any element, whether rain, snow…etc.

Off-roading tires are going to be a necessity for wanting a truck that can handle the toughest off-roading activities. Off-roading tires offer great gripping strength, the ability to tackle steep grades, and they can tackle uneven and slippery surfaces.

High ground clearance is also something that many off-roading trucks have. High ground clearance lets drivers approach steep angles and grades easier.

Top 5 Best Off-Roading RC Trucks

Below is a complete guide to help you find your next off-roading RC truck. Here are our top 5 trucks for off-roading:

1.Traxxas Stampede 4x4 VXL With TSM & TQI

Ready to kick up all the dirt and dust possible with the Traxxas 4x4 Stampede VXL? The Stampede 4x4 can withstand any activity you dish out. This truck can reach speeds over 60+ mph.

Featuring the Velineon 3500 Brushless Motor, which will provide consistent high power speed output for each run. It delivers speed, efficiency, supreme control, and runtime.

This is a great truck for off-roading because of TSM or Traxxas Stability Management. TSM lets drivers experience high levels of power, speed, and acceleration. This gives easier and better control on slippery surfaces such as dirt, smooth concrete, ice, and snow.

2. Traxxas TRX-4 deep terrain

This is the Traxxas TRX-4 Scale and Trail RC Crawler with the Traxx off-road track system, now with deep terrain tracks! With this truck, you are hitting the trails fully outfitted. The TRX-4 is equipped with Traxx making this truck an all-terrain powerhouse.

The Traxx has the following benefits and features making this truck perfect for any trail, adventure, or obstacle:

  • Torque twist eliminated: portal axles use gear reduction at the wheels to eliminate virtually any torque twist.
  • Locked differentials: for any off-roading activity, traction is king. The TRX-4 comes fully loaded with differential spools in the front and rear for supreme grip. Locked differentials improve flotation over soft surfaces by keeping tracks traveling at the same speed.
  • Single-speeded transmission: The single-speed transmission in the Traxx Edition is already set up for most driving conditions with Traxx. Steel gears provide Traxxas-Tough durability along with maintenance-free operation.

The Traxx increases ground clearance and allows drivers to approach angles so you can climb steeper inclines and ride even the most difficult obstacles making this one of the best options for off-roading. 

3. Traxxas Sledge