RC nitro cars are for racing on hard surfaces such as pavement, concrete or dirt. These RC Nitro Cars use Nitro gas powered engines. You can also purchase drift wheels for these nitro RC cars so that they can be used for drift racing. For more product detail and pictures, please click on the nitro rc cars that interest you to see all the information on that RC nitro car. If this is your first nitro vehicle, you should also consider purchasing a nitro starter kit. If we ship the nitro starter kit with the nitro RC car, the extra shipping cost for the starter kit is minimal or free. You may also want to purchase a spare glow plug.