Top remote control cars for kids in 2018

Top 5 remote control cars for Kids in 2017 :

Remote control cars are great toys for kids. Not only for kids, adults can also enjoy equally . Some RC cars are designed only for indoor use and some are for both indoor and outdoor use. You may have hard time selecting the best one available, as there are a lot of different RC cars available with different functionalities. We have done some research on it and picked out the top 10 RC cars , maybe this post will shed some lights on your selection…..let’s take a look :

name battery(car/remote) age group link
Cartoon RC car 3 AA/ 2 AA 18 months and above
Syma X9 3.7V 600mAh/1.5V AA 12 years and above
Maisto Rock crawler 6 AA/2 AAA more than 3 years
Holy Stone 2962A Lamborghini rechargeable more than 6 years
Traxxas E-Revo VXL rechargeable more than 15 years

5. Cartoon R/C Race Car Radio Control Toy for Toddlers by Liberty Imports :

Perfect for young children, this cute car requires 3 AA batteries to operate. The remote control requires 2 AA batteries. Three buttons are on the remote control : one for going forward, one for backward and middle one for starting the colored headlights. On reverse, it turned to left, i.e. on a circular orbit. The car driver can be removed . Put the driver inside the car and press it on top : it will made a lovely noise( honk ). Push the button on back, it will start playing a music. Overall, this car is great for young children and toddlers with remote control, honking sound, music and headlights.

Features :

Forward , backward , headlight remote control keys

3 AA batteries for the car and 2 for the remote

Plays music with blinking light

4. Syma X9 Flying Quadcopter Car Remote Control Car and Quadcopter Drone :

Not only a car, Syma X9 is also a Quadcopter Drone. If your child has not played with RC helicopters or drone before, then this flying car would be a great choice as it is designed mainly for beginners and there is very little chance that it will crash. Two modes are available : beginner and expert . Two speed modes are also available, low speed is handy for beginners.You can even do a 360 degree flip while flying only by clicking a button .The car can automatically switch between land mode and flight mode. On land, you can control drive speed, left/right turn and forward/reverse motions.

Features :

RC car and drone , automatically changes its mode

Two speed mode for both car and drone mode

Great controls, 360 degree flip while flying

3. Maisto R/C Rock Crawler Radio Control Vehicle :

Maisto RC Rock Crawler is one of the best affordable off-road RC car. This RC car features large TPE tires and articulated front and rear suspension. This car requires 6 AA batteries, which are not included with the package. The speed is not high as compared to other sports cars , but this RC car is mainly designed for rock crawling, not for racing. The included remote control is also great for kids , small sized and lightweight. It requires 2 AAA sized batteries ( not included ) . The lenght of this Rock Crawler is 12.5 inch and weight is 2.9 pounds .

Features :

Rock crawler with large TPE tires

Small sized remote control

Front and rear suspension

2. Holy Stone 2962A Lamborghini Veneno Diecast Model Remote Control Car :

Lamborghini Veneno is a high end sports car with maximum speed of 220 mph.Holy Stone 2962A RC car is officially licensed by Lamborghini , with its detailed finishing and excellent build quality looks like a mini version of the original Lamborghini Veneno. The joystick remote is gravity sensor controlled . It can move the car forward, reverse, right or left turn . Other keys included brake , indicators and door controls. The automatic opening door function bring more fun to this RC car. The battery is rechargeable and one extra pair and one charger also comes with the package.

Features :

1:14 scale of Lamborghini Veneno.

Automatic opening door, lights , lef/right,forward/backward controls

Rechargeable battery + one extra pair

1. Traxxas E-Revo VXL: 1/16-Scale 4WD Racing Monster Truck :

Traxxas E-Revo VXL is our top choice for this list. This truck is capable of 30+ mph top speed straight out of the box . This truck features Traxxas Stability Management system that makes it easier to control it on slippery , dirt ,concrete and even on ice or snowy surface. It is powered by one 6-cell powered NiMh rechargeable battery. You will also get one 2 amp 12-volt DC charger with this package . One extra battery compartment is available. Add one more battery and maximum speed will reach upto 50+ mph. The weight of this truck is 5.1 pounds and it is geared for children 14 years or old. It’s remote control supports Android , iphones and ipads or ipod touch , you can download Traxxas Link app and make different adjustments using the app like get real-time telemetry , record your speed runs etc.Overall, if you want to spend some more $ on a quality car, you can go for Traxxas E-Revo.

Features :

Adjustable Traxxas Stability Management , it runs on different surfaces without having any problem.

Great pistol-gripped remote control with smartphones connectivity options.

30+ mph. It supports dual battery, with dual battery it can reach upto 50+ mph


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