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Ken Block WR8 FLUX HPI Europe Video

Video – Ken Block WR8 FLUX In Action At HPI Europe

HPI Racing has just released a new video of their Ken Block WR8 FLUX in some wild action at their European warehouse. Watch the video to see not only some sweet drift action, but also what rc is all about, having some good old fashioned fun. Don’t forget to check out the HPI Website for more information on all their [...]


Radient Origin Battery Charger Review

Review- Radient Origin Ni-MH/NiCd AC/DC Battery Charger

THE Radient Origin AC/DC Battery Charger ReviewEvery day more and more people make the jump into the wonderful world of hobby grade rc’s. Most of these people end up walking out the hobby shop door with a RTR and low-end Ni-MH battery. New people to the hobby don’t really need some high-zoot uber charger, they need a charger that is [...]


JConcepts Finnisher 1/8th Wing

JConcepts Finnisher 8th Scale Buggy Wing

JConcepts has a new rear wing for 8th scale buggy’s called the Finnisher. This wing has an adjustable gurney and comes with radical new styling to make your buggy stand out in a crowd. Some of its other features include- * JConcepts high-attack, V-angle Finnisher design * Radical, edgy design which compliments, Finnisher and Silencer body designs * Screw-in type and body-clip type [...]


ASK Cub Reporter, 02.14.2013- Your Weekly Questions, My Week…

Hey guys I check your site quite often for great reviews on new RC vehicles etc. I am in the market wanting to buy an electric 1/8th scale basher and when I saw the new Thunder Tiger E-MTA I fell in love. This is what I want to get. Do you guys know where I might possibly be able [...]


Racers Edge Twin400 Battery charger

Racers Edge Prime Twin400 200 watt x 2 DC Battery Charger

The latest battery charger from Racers Edge boasts serious power and unique features. For power the new Twin400 can charge at up to 10 amps (200 watts) per channel. For unique features it has a small rack on top to place your batteries while charging, and it comes with a sturdy aluminum carry case for hauling it from track to [...]


AKA Medium Black Closed Cell Inserts for 8th scale and short course trucks

AKA Black Medium Closed Cell Inserts for 8th Scale Buggy and…

AKA has some new medium density closed cell inserts for 8th scale buggy and short course trucks. These new inserts are fluted on the inside making them a bit softer and allows air to escape more easily through vent holes in your rim. The part number is #34001MFG and they have a price of $19 for a set of four. [...]


Pro-Line Teaser Rat Rod

Teaser- Pro-Line Goes Old School

Pro-Line Racing has long had the reputation of being an industry leader and of putting out only the trickest new gear. Pro-Line’s latest teaser picture has jaws dropping all around the BigSquidRC offices. The car pictured has a very trick looking scale body, big white wall tires, and an aggressive street stance, perfect for making a statement at the local [...]


Big Squid RC LIVE – Show #12

[Update: Live show is over, check out the replay above or on our YouTube channel.] Greetings, and welcome to the Big Squid RC LIVE Show #12! It’s the big One-Two One-Two! On tonight’s show we will be discussing all a lot of some of the latest and greatest RC news that’s happened over the last week. If you only see a black [...]


Dynamite 2S Lipo for Vaterra Kemora Kalahari

Dynamite 7.4V 2000mAh 2S 30C LiPo, Long w/EC3 Fits Vaterra

The two new Vaterra 14th scaled vehicles, the Kemora and the Kalahari, come with an old school, low current, Ni-MH pack. If you really want to boost your new Vaterra’s performance a Lipo battery should be your first step. Dynamite has announced a new Lipo that pops right into the Kemora and Kalahari. This “long” form factor Lipo is a 2 [...]


2.4GHz Transmitter Shootout Two

Our readers asked for it, and we finally finished it! Our second 2.4GHz Transmitter Shootout is ready for your viewing pleasure! We’d like to thank the following companies for the radios that participated this time around. These are links directly to the products we tested. We appreciate all their support very much. If there is anything we didn’t cover in the [...]


Flyzone Eraze Brushless 2.4GHz RTF 18.1"

Flyzone Eraze Brushless 2.4GHz RTF 18.1″

The latest plane from Flyzone is the Eraze Brushless 2.4 GHz RTF. When Flyzone says the Eraze is an RTF, they aren’t kidding, it comes with everything you need to get flying right in the box. Some of the other features and specifications include- * Construction: AeroCell foam * Motor: 28mm brushless outrunner * Radio: Tactic 2.4GHz TTX404 4-channel transmitter with Secure Link * [...]


HPI SCION FR-S Body (200mm)

HPI SCION FR-S 200mm Clear Body

HPI Racing has just announced a very trick Scion FR-S clear body. The HPI Scion FR-S is very detailed and brings across all the style of its full scale counterpart. The new Scion body features a FIVE:AD Aero Kit to give it that extra sporty look. Some of the other features include- * Photo realistic die-cut premium vinyl decals include window [...]


ProTek RC "Supreme Power" 100C Lipo Batteries

ProTek RC “Supreme Power” 100C Lipo Batteries

The crew over at ProTek have a new line-up of high output Lipo batteries. These new Supreme Power Lipo’s boast 100C discharge rates and higher capacities. The Supreme Power’s also come in a variety of form factors for you guys that need a shorty or saddle pack. 5mm bullet connectors are available on some models for those high current applications. Prices [...]


AKA AKA Stadium Truck Closed Cell Red Tire Inserts

AKA Closed Cell Stadium Truck Tire Inserts

AKA changed the tire world when they first introduced their closed cell inserts for 8th scale tires several years ago. Now AKA is introducing closed cell inserts for 10th scale stadium trucks. These inserts will not only last much longer than traditional foam, but they can also make your truck handle better in corners and through the rough. Part number [...]


Tamiya 1/14 Mercedes-Benz Actros - 1851 GigaSpace

Tamiya 14th Scale Mercedes-Benz Actros 1851 GigaSpace Kit

Here is a unique new kit from Tamiya, the 14th Scale Mercedes Benz Actros 1851 GigaSpace. To go for the most detailed body possible, Tamiya molded the body out of ABS plastic. Another cool feature of the GigaSPace is its 3 speed transmission. This rig will not only look trick pulling your other rc cars around, but more than one [...]