Recreating A British Classic

Nearly 2 years ago we decided to produce a classic 80’s Range Rover. After many conversations between Hong Kong and the UK we narrowed it down to a 1981 4-Door example. Then started the long, but necessary process of securing the licensing with JLR, and then collaborating with its Classic Works division to get the… Read more »

Carisma Attending Recon G6 UK Edition

  On May 26 through 28th, 2018 Bracken Rocks in Derbyshire will host the UK’s third Recon G6 event. Hosted as ever by it’s American figurehead and founder, Brian Parker it will, as ever, be three full days of family orientated Scale Adventure. For those that have never attended, get ready for long trails, fun… Read more »

New FREE to Download 3D Print STL Files

  In a new initiative from Carisma Scale Adventure, we will be offering a series of 3D printable Scale Accessories, specifically designed for our SCA1E based vehicles. Simply use the link to download the STL files required, print the files in your own chosen material, paint and weather as you see fit, then fit to… Read more »

LYNX ORV Launches To Approval From Public

At midnight on Halloween, Hong Kong time, UK Time and West Coast US time we launched our second product to the hobby industry with three different videos. The LYNX ORV (Outbreak Response Vehicle) is Built on the same platform as the G6 certified Coyote, the LYNX is designed as a fun 4WD RTR platform that… Read more »

A Quest For G6 Certification – Part 2

Words & Images: Scott ‘AceofAxe’ Curlin Now that we had settled into our tents/car, the realization of why we were there started really to take over. We had agreed to take a box standard Ready to Run (RTR) truck through some of the gnarliest terrain, in some serious heat and make it last 12 hours…. Read more »

Proudly Sponsoring The RCCZ UK Scale Nationals

On October 7th & 8th, Bracken Rocks in Derbyshire, hosts the 2017 RCCZ UK Scale Nationals. Carisma RC have been a minor sponsor of these and the Uk Recon G6 events for the last five years, and incidentally even tested some of its products in open sight at them! With the launch of Carisma Scale… Read more »

A Quest For G6 Certification – Part 1

Words & Images: Scott ‘AceofAxe’ Curlin About six months ago I got the call from Peter Gray. He asked if I would like to be part of  3 man team to go on a quest for a G6 Certification? I couldn’t say yes fast enough. He had told me that I would be sent to… Read more »

X-Factory UK Appointed Sole UK Distributor of Carisma Scale Adventure

  XFactory UK will be the sole Distributor of the new #CarismaScaleAdventure brand in the UK. The first product, the SCA-1E Coyote RTR ships mid September and will hit UK retailers late Sept/Early October, with full spares support. Street price for the SCA-1E Coyote will be £239.99 and it will be sold in all good model shops…… Read more »

SCA-1E Gets Recon G6 Certified On Iron Giant!

Nearly 4 years ago, while working as a magazine journalist at the Nuremberg Toy Fair, I visited Ivan Carisma on his stand and told him that he should release a scale rig. In fact, I told him that I couldn’t understand why, when he was so well respected for his realistic body shells, well designed… Read more »