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Mini Motors: The 10 Best Remote Control Cars for RC Mayhem

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* New RC cars offer smoother controls and rechargeable batteries
* RC cars today offer a ton of fun for you and your kids
* Pick a car based on an actual model or have some fun with an off-road type

RC cars have come a long way since we were kids. Those cumbersome, slow cars of yesterday are long gone. Instead of offering a single speed that needed new batteries every 20 minutes, RC cars today are able to hit some seriously impressive speeds while offering a much-needed update on those older designs.

Just look at how detailed these cars look now. From working lights to operating doors, detailed interiors and tons of different driving modes, these RC cars are sure to provide hours of fun.

Here’s a look at 10 of our favorite models.

1. 1/24 Scale RC Lamborghini

This beautiful Lambo RC car is an Amazon best seller, and it’s easy to see why. With glowing headlights and illuminating red taillights, this little car actually lights up when you pull forward or reverse. The detailed rubber wheels help approximate max speeds up to 10 mph.

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2. EpochAir Stunt RC Car

This RC stunt car offers three modes of play: floor, wall and off. With an infrared sensor and an impressive 360-degree rotation capability, this RC car can drive up walls, bounce off surfaces and provide one heck of an all-around good time. Plus, the highly intuitive steering mechanism makes it even easier to control.

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3. Off-Road RC Dune Buggy

With four-wheel drive, anti-skid rubber tires and a quality ABS plastic build, this RC dune buggy was made to be driven outside. Max speeds of 12 mph provide a much faster and all-around more adventurous RC experience.

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4. 1/14 Scale RC Ferrari

One look at this cherry-red Ferrari and you’ll be smitten. Featuring working doors, lights and an impressive independent spring suspension system, this RC car can hit max speeds up to 10 mph. More than that, it also offers fully adjustable left and right wheel alignment and one heck of a detailed interior.

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5. 1/14 Scale RC Bugatti Veyron

With real working lights and a detailed interior and exterior, this beautiful Bugatti RC car is fully controllable and, like it’s real counterpart, is able to stop on a dime. With a max speed up to 15 mph, this little car was made to go fast.

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6. 1/14 Scale RC BMW i8

This officially licensed BMW RC car clocks in at 1/14 scale length. The working doors and world-class paint job make it look like the real thing. And with a remote distance of roughly 30 feet, you’ll have no problem maneuvering it around the house

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7. Stunt Car for Kids

This powerful RC car works on almost every terrain imaginable. From smooth surfaces to rocky driveways, sandy beaches and more, this stunt car is able to brave the elements and offer four fun ways to drive. The extra durable ABS plastic build also helps prevent scratches and scuff marks.

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8. Realistic RC Police Car

With sleek non-slip tires and an extra tight turning radius, you’ll have no problem turning in those tight areas. And with realistic lights and sounds, you can connect up to six cars without interference and recreate your own high-speed police chase in the comfort of your own home.

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9. 1/18 Scale RC Dune Buggy

This 1/18 scaled dune buggy features an extra powerful 60-meter remote responsive rate and durable anti-skid tires that help it work with any surface area. Great for bringing to the beach or a nearby park, the durable front and back bumpers help prevent any superficial scratches.

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10. RC Monster Truck

Featuring a detailed roll cage, cockpit and some seriously impressive tires, the RC monster truck utilizes a 2.4GHz transmitter, which means you’ll never have to worry about radio interference. With a max speed of 10 mph, this monster truck was made for backyard driving.

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