Best RC trucks 2022

Radio-controlled (RC) trucks are a blast for all ages. But prices can run from toy-level novelties that creep along indoor carpeting to pro-level rigs with 4-wheel drive that can conquer any hill. So what's the best RC truck out today, and just how much power do you need? Here are our favorites across a range of prices and tech.

Hit the road with the best RC trucks

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What's the best RC truck for your money?

Whether you want to race an RC truck, do a little four-wheeling, or take a Sunday drive over the living room carpet, there's something for everyone on our list. If you're introducing RC vehicles to a child for the first time, go with the BEZGAR 17. It has a strong alloy body, two batteries, and a remote, and is fun to use indoors or out.

If you like monster trucks, you'll love the DEERC 9300. It hits 25mph with ease, handles rock climbing without stuttering, and has a battery that holds out for 40 minutes. If you're just starting and don't want to dip too far into your budget, the DEERC DE45 is worth more than its asking price. It has a sturdy metal shell, 4WD, dual motors, and even LED headlights.

You'll also want to invest in some rechargeable batteries for your remote control!

Jodi Owan