As a hobbyist you are going to have tough decision while choosing the best RC cars and as a beginner the task seems more difficult. As usually RC cars comes in various sizes, shapes, models, and for on-road and off-road driving while manufactured by different companies all over the world.
And taking this all-in view you need to better understand of which RC cars will suit your needs.
All the mechanisms operation of different RC car may vary but the basic principle that fuels them is the same, which includes 4 pivotal parts.
- Receiver – The circuit board and the antenna on the car that accepts the signals are sent by transmitter which instantly activates the car.
- Motor – It steer the car, turn the wheels and help the propellers to operate.
- Transmitter – The transmitter is the part that you operate in your hands in order to control the car.
- Power source – Without a source of power the entire process is impossible.
Overall all RC car has it has its pros and cons, as a beginner electric RC cars are more suitable as their power is supplied from battery packs which are either rechargeable or you have to replace as the battery time is depleted. But at the same time its battery packs are expensive.
Nitro RC cars which give you a more realistic and thrilling experience with the noise which are more suited for real enthusiast. It has longer running time than electric RC cars and doesn’t have reverse gear compare to electric RC cars. If you willing to buy a nitro RC car its available to purchase online.
RC car kits are good idea if you enjoy building things, so if you are thinking of building a new one from scratch this one is for it. As it is more suitable for experienced drivers which have some experience running an RC car.
RTR Cars are the best for the beginners as they are fully built and equipped to run, which is why they are called RTR (ready to run). Well they are more expensive than RC kit cars.
2WD RC Cars are the one for amateur who are fond of simple and easy to use RC cars.
4 WD RC cars are also one of the amazing choices for beginners as one cannot lose grip even while at the sharp corners while racing.
To sum it all up
As to the conclusion the beginners must look at their needs, wants and budget as each of them have their own pros and cons while comparing to each other.
Before you decide on the correct type you must research what’s new available in the current market and what perfectly fits in your budget and mind. RC cars provide hours of entertainment and by joining an RC club you will meet some fantastic people with tons of knowledge about it who will advise you on buying a perfect RC car according to your needs.