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We just got our hands on the new Tamiya Comical Grasshopper Kit! We have been looking forward to giving this latest kit a try as it looks so different from a regular Tamiya build. You can hit up the Tamiya Comical Grasshopper official product page on their website or get more Tamiya RC News here on BigSquidRC. Enjoy the unboxing photos [...]
We were recently informed about the ARRMA Voltage line getting a big price drop to $99, and at a sub one hundred dollar price, we thought maybe we should talk another look at these vehicles. This past week we hit JuiceBox Off-Road Park for a little fun, and wow did we have a blast! We’ll do a full write up [...]
Check out the new CEN F500 “Q series”, uhm Monster Car? It looks like it’s built on a short wheelbase monster truck chassis. I believe “Q Series” style stuff has had a pretty big following overseas with similar references to Choro-Q. We aren’t sure of a price, but CEN says they will start shipping in December. LED Kit sold separately. [...]
We have a winner in our Pro-Line Racing Bash Armor Giveaway! Congratulations to Steven W. from Garland TX on winning the awesome new Bash Armor body for the Traxxas X-MAXX! Hopefully you have an X-MAXX to throw this thing on because we are going to want pictures! We will be contacting you via email, and you will have 72 hours [...]
It’s time for another giveaway! With support from our friends at Pro-Line Racing we are giving away a Bash Armor Body for the Traxxas X-MAXX! Not only that, but there will be some other swag in there as well, some cool Pro-Line Racing apparel, some PL stickers, a Big Squid RC t-shirt, and Big Squid stickers! This body is no [...]
If you are in the Midwest, and you are into RC cars or Full Scale cars, have we got an event for you! September 9th, 2018 we will be at the Cruisin’ For Awareness event. This is an RC event along side a full size car show event. Come drool over all the awesome show cars, and then watch all [...]
The Traxxas TRX-4 has proven itself to be a real beast. We have taken ours everywhere, check our reviews or any of the vids we have posted. The Traxxas crew has released a new video of the TRX-4 hitting the mud trails hard! If you own the TRX-4 and you haven’t tried this yet, or if you are on the [...]
At the 2018 Airmeet and Racemeet in Donauwörth, Germany put on by Horizon Hobby, we were given an impromptu interview with Juan Pablo Montoya! We have met Juan several times, and he is an absolute pro! Even during our unrehearsed and unprepared (as you’ll see) questions, Juan just knocked it out of the park! Thank you Juan for your time [...]
A while back we did the review of the Traxxas TRX-4 Sport, and we shot a bunch of footage during the testing process. Most of the video is shot at Jeremy’s Juicebox Park. If you have been on the fence about picking up the Sport, maybe this video will help convince you. Enjoy the video, don’t forget to hit the [...]
The TRX-4 has been a hot vehicle this summer, especially in the trail scene. Anyone that’s been out to a recent crawl or trail event will see Traxxas TRX-4’s everywhere. Check out the latest video featuring the TRX-4 Defender doing little mountain crawling action. To get more details on the Traxxas TRX-4, hit up This Link. Also, you can Click [...]
Vaterra fans, we have news that the Vaterra Ascender line is getting a price drop. As many of you know, we have been fans of the Ascender line for a while, and as bashers, we can for sure appreciate a price drop! All 3 models in the Ascender line are getting the price drop, the Bronco, K-10 Pickup and the [...]
Greetings podcast listeners! Today’s episode, we had the pleasure to speak with Peter Gray from Carisma. Episode number 7 is a break from the norm for us clocking in at an amazing hour and twenty four minutes. (1h:24m!) This one might take a few car rides to listen to the whole thing, but it was great to have peter talk [...]
Not sure what boat you need for enjoying the water this summer? Well maybe the latest Pro-Boat video will help you make that decision! I think there needs to be one of these dispensers at every lake!Don’t forget you can Click Right Here to read more Pro Boat news on BigSquidRC.
The folks over at Losi have released a cool behind the scenes video of our Super Baja Rey video shoot. We had a great time trying to get all the shots we wanted, and couldn’t believe how much of a beating the SBR can take! If you are looking for a large scale truck, make sure the Super Baja Rey [...]
The SCA-1E was a big hit in the scale wold from Carisma, and now they have released what the fans have been begging for, a true kit! The Carisma SCA-1E Coyote Kit has a bunch of upgrades from the original RTR including the CMS (Chassis Mounted Servo) mount that puts the Steering Servo and the main battery forward of the [...]