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Axial Yeti XL Kit Review 21

Everybody’s Scalin’ – Quiet…Too Quiet

Back in 2013 and 2014 it seemed like there was some sort of major scaler product or news release every month. We are close to halfway through 2015 and, boy, it sure feels quiet by comparison. Over the last year and a half we’ve seen Axial release the new Yeti and Yeti XL platforms as well as updating the SCX10 and [...]

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Panther Ocelot Tires

Panther Z Compound Ocelot Tires

Panther has unleashed their Z Compound Ocelot 8th scale buggy tires on the world. These are said to be ideal for most outdoor tracks and were designed for not only high grip, but also for long wear characteristics. Street priced at $20 per pair, they have a part number of #T981 and you can hit up This Link to visit the [...]

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HPI Maverick Timberwolf Desertwolf

Maverick Timberwolf SCT & Desertwolf 1/8th Buggy f…

Over in the U.K., HPI Racing has an affordable line of bashers called Maverick. The latest two vehicles to be released under the Maverick line is the Tiberwolf SCT and the Desertwolf 8th Scale Buggy. Both vehicles share the same base platform and come RTR with brushless power and 4wd. 4000kV brushless motors supply the power along with a 3S capable [...]

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SSD Rock Shield Narrow Rear Bumper for SCX10

Looks like SSD RC has another cool aluminum hop up for your Axial SCX10. Check out the Rock Shield Narrow Rear Bumper. It comes complete with everything you need to bolt it right up. It ads a pretty slick look to the vehicle for sure. Features: * CNC machined aluminum bumper * Scale lightweight one piece design * Annodized black * Direct fit onto [...]

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Airtronics M12S

Airtronics M12S Transmitter

Meet the latest and greatest transmitter from Airtronics, the M12S. The M12S is said to be 30% faster than the previous model and comes with all the features that you could want in a high-end radio. Some of its features include- * Drop down wheel option * Fully adjustable trigger * Comes with Li-Fe battery * Has brighter backlighting * Telemetry mixing function * Earphone jack * [...]

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Traxxas Craniac and Skully Pic and Details

Yesterday we broke the news about the Traxxas Craniac and Traxxas Skully monster trucks, and promised some more details. Here is a high-res shot of the new trucks. They are based on the 2WD Stampede truck with some pretty intricate new body looks. Not sure if these are for everyone, but there should be more than a few people into [...]

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Traxxas Slash Hydroplane

On-board Video of Traxxas Slash Hydroplaning a Pon…

A big part of our BSRC Bash Crew is Craig “The Uber Ramp Guy”. Like his name implies, he builds all our ramps and helps us out at trade shows (among other things). In his spare time Craig is one of the leaders in the rc hydroplane movement. His hydroplane videos have been featured all over the web and now [...]

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ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, Version- More Questions, Less Answers

“Hey Cubby, What’s up with the media blockout you guys have on Traxxas? You know us Traxxas owners deserve some news too! Stanley S.” Cubby- Yo, hey now Stanley, shoot us your snail mail for an extra sweet BSRC sticker pack. So about that “media blackout” you say we have on Traxxas. We have no such thing. In fact, Traxxas news usually gives our [...]

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LRP Limited Edition S10 Twister 2 MT

LRP Limited Edition S10 Twister 2 Monster Truck

Aimed right at bashers worldwide, LRP has announced their new Limited Edition S10 Twister 2 Monster Truck. The Twister MT is a tenth scale 2wd monster truck designed to be an affordable, yet capable, bash machine. Some of its features include- * Brushed 540 motor with digital LRP ESC * Metal gear diff * Slipper clutch * Splash proof electronics * Complete ball bearings * Robust [...]

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Traxxas Stability Management Receiver

Someone woke the sleeping giant. First Traxxas gets some new vehicles coming soon with the Traxxas Craniac and Traxxas Skully and now they are jumping into the Stability Control scene? HPI and Horizon have a pretty good jump in that area, but it looks like Traxxas is going to throw their hat into the ring with the Traxxas Stability Management [...]

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Traxxas Craniac and Traxxas Skully Monster Trucks

Looks like Traxxas has a couple of new vehicles on the way! We are starting to get details about the Traxxas Craniac and Traxxas Skully. Both are 1/10th scale monster trucks, RTR and of course will come in a few different colors. We expect the standard Traxxas Red, Green, Blue. Expect the price to be around the $250 mark. [...]

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Team Durango DEX8 Review

THE Team Durango DEX8 Buggy Review

Hot and new for 2015 is a whole new line-up of 8th scalers from Team Durango. Being the super lucky media types that we are, we managed to get our hands on one of the first DEX8 Buggy Kits to hit American shores and have been giving it the full BSRC Bash Crew treatment for several weeks now. The last [...]

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JConcepts Reflex

JConcepts Reflex 1/8th Buggy Tires

The latest entry into the 8th scale buggy tires wars is the Reflex from JConcepts. The Reflex has square angled pins stacked vertically for less wear and more forward bite. The Reflexes will come with the latest gray Dirt-Tech closed cell inserts from JConcepts and will be available in four different compounds to suit a variety of track conditions. The tires [...]

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Kyosho Tomahawk Re-release

Kyosho Re-releases the Tomahawk 2wd Buggy

Get your vintage on with the re-release of Kyosho’s famous Tomahawk 2wd buggy. The Tomahawk is the third entry into Kyosho’s retro line, and while it might look like the old unit from the 1980’s, it comes with a bunch of upgrades to make it a much better overall vehicle. Some of those upgrades include- * Body features modern side pods, [...]

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Overdose Adjustable Suspension Mount for the Vacul…

What’s up drift peeps? Evol here with a midweek second look at a piece of kit that some of you may have overlooked. I know I did! So here is how it happened. When I see parts listed for the Overdose Vacula my eyes tend to glaze over as I daydream about having enough expendable income to drop such a [...]

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