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Traxxas TRX-4 Unboxing

The Eagle Has Landed, Unboxing The Traxxas TRX-4!!!

Here’s what we’ve all been waiting for, the Traxxas TRX-4 Scale & Trail Crawler!!! The amount of buzz surrounding the TRX-4 is enormous, now with our unboxing pictures you too can have a look at its packaging and detailed photos of everything that comes in its box. How did the unboxing go? It went well. The TRX-4 comes with a protective [...]


Unboxing Dromida Brushless Monster Truck

Dromida Brushless Monster Truck Unboxing

The Dromida line-up of 1/18th scalers has helped to get lots of people into the hobby. The latest truck to be released by Dromida is the Brushless Monster Truck. With a 5300kV brushless system and cool looking monster truck styling, the Dromida is sure to be a hit with consumers. Before we started our standard testing protocol with the Brushless Monster [...]


Traxxas Ford GT Unboxing

Unboxing The Traxxas Ford GT

With many of you waiting on your own personal Traxxas Ford GT to show up, here are our unboxing pictures to give you a look at what is inside the box. The Ford GT is arguably the most highly anticipated on-road car to be released in a decade, we can assure you that what lies within the box does not [...]



Congratulations again to HOBBICO and ARRMA RC! The ARRMA NERO BIG ROCK was the 2017 March Bash-ness Champion, and as tradition would have it, with the help of our friends at HOBBICO we are giving one away!! That’s right, you have the chance to win a new truck! Get your entries for the raffle below! We will also be giving [...]


March Bash-ness 2017 Champion – ARRMA NERO BIG ROCK

It wouldn’t be March Bash-ness without a few upsets and controversies, but in the end we have a winner! The ARRMA NERO BIG ROCK has been voted the March Bash-ness 2017 Champion! Congratulations to ARRMA and the Hobbico team! A few of the Big Squid RC crew had the ARRMA NERO going to the finals in their brackets, it’s a [...]


March Bash-Ness 2017 – Final Round

Lets try this again shall we? Last week voting was almost finished in the final round of the March Bash-ness 2017 with the Traxxas Slash vs the ARRMA Nero Big Rock when several bots started voting 1000’s of times a minute causing a little bit of a mess. This is why we can’t have nice things people! Anyway, we have [...]


March Bash-ness 2017 Finals – For Real!

It looks like more than a few people enjoyed our April Fools finals, but now it’s time to get serious! Many people were surprised by the Traxxas Slash 4×4 making the big jump to get to the finals, but when you think about it, the Slash has been THE go-to basher vehicle for so many people for so many years! [...]


March Bash-ness 2017 – Final Four!

Hello bashers! Here we are, the Final Four! Remember back when we started this, I mentioned that something unexpected happens every year? Well this year is a first for matching finals. To determine who goes to the final round, it’s Traxxas vs Traxxas and ARRMA vs ARRMA! None of us here predicted this one! So lets get to it, vote [...]


Spektrum Ryan Dunford Interview

Interview With Spektrum’s Ryan Dunford

A few weeks ago Spektrum announced their innovative S6240RX Servo. Servos don’t usually get a lot of attention, but the Spektrum unit is quite unique as it features a built in receiver. The BigSquidRC Bash Crew decided to get with Spektrum to learn more about it, and while we had them at our ear, to ask a number of other [...]


March Bash-ness 2017 – Round 2

Hello bash fans! Welcome to Round 2 of March Bash-ness 2017! Round two is where things start to get really interesting. I think we have had a few small surprises already, but now we are getting serious. There are 8 vehicles going head to head, and you know how it works. Vote for what vehicle you think needs to make [...]


March Bash-ness 2017 – Sweet 16

Welcome to the March Bash-ness Sweet 16! Thank you to everyone who posted and voted for what vehicles deserved to make it to the sweet 16 bracket this year! Every year there are a few surprises, not only in the bracket nominations, but in who goes to the final four. Each year the Big Squid RC crew fills out our [...]


CEN Colossus XT Unboxing

Unboxing – CEN Colossus XT Monster Truck

The CEN Colossus XT is ready to make a big splash at your local bashing grounds. Before we started our review, we took a bunch of unboxing pictures to give you readers at home a good look at what comes inside the box. The big CEN was a bit different from a normal unboxing. It came with a sleeve on the [...]


Paul Willhite Pro-Line

Interview With Pro-Line’s Scale Guru Paul Willhite

With Pro-Line putting out more scale and rock crawling gear every day, we decided to reach out to Paul Willhite for an interview. Paul is the scale guru over at Pro-Line and we got with him to learn more about some of Pro-Line’s crawling tires, as well as their new Pro-Forge wheels and their upcoming “By The Fire” scale event. [...]


March BASH-NESS 2017 – It Begins!

So by now most of you know the drill, but for those that don’t.. this is the start of our 7th annual March Bash-ness competition! This is where our readers get to nominate and vote for who they think is the best of the best! This is the selection round. Use the comment section below, our Facebook page, or [...]


Matt LeMay Redcat Racing

Interview With Matt LeMay & FC Brigham From Redcat Racing

Right about a month ago we posted a video that Redcat Racing had worked up showing them durability testing their TR-MT8E BE6S monster truck. The video was truly no holds barred as the Redcat crew put their test truck through an incredible beating, the type of beating that you just don’t see every day. Our entire Bash Crew was pretty [...]