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Average Joe’s Raceway – Wrench Invasion with Video

If that video does not want to make you get out and bash, I don’t know what will! Being the Wrench for Big Squid, I don’t get to go out to often. So when Brian asked me to go check out a local track, I jumped on it. I headed out to Average Joe’s Raceway in Lombard, Il. on Sunday [...]


RC10 Smithsonian

Associated RC10 On Display In The Smithsonian National …

We all know that only the most important things in history actually make it to the Smithsonian. Therefore it is pretty cool to find out that an original gold tub Team Associated RC10 is currently on display in the Smithsonian Spark!Lab interactive exhibit. Maybe we need to load up the BSRC Bash Crew and make a field trip to check [...]


83 MPH Castle Baja 5B

Readers Rides – 83 MPH Castle Powered HPI Baja 5B

Everybody likes making high speed passes, it is one of the ultimate tests of power, skill, and tuning ability. Recently we caught up with Albert Gwaltney, a BigSquidRC reader who has been putting up some impressive numbers with his 5th Scale HPI Baja 5B. You see, Albert’s HPI Baja is regularly breaking the 80 mph mark, something that is NOT [...]


Traxxas Slash Upgrades AsiaTees Hobbies

Upgrades for the Traxxas Slash from AsiaTees Hobbies

The folks over at AsiaTees Hobbies have put up an article that shows off many of the different Traxxas Slash upgrades that they carry. From brands like RPM, Killerbody RC, MIP, and LouiseRC, they have you covered on some of the most popular upgrades for the Slash. Find out more At This Link over on the official AsiaTees website. Hit This [...]


Hercules Hobby's 1/14th Scale RC Tractor Truck

Hercules Hobby's 1/14th Scale RC Tractor Truck Now at A…

Our friends over at AsiaTees Hobbies wanted us to let you know they are stocking the 1/14th Tractor Truck from Hercules Hobby. The Hercules Hobby tractor truck is loaded with scale detailing and a ton of features. A 3 speed tranny comes stock and is mated to a 35 turn modified motor. Coil spring and leaf spring suspension soaks up [...]


Spektrum Trade Up Program

Spektrum Trade Up Program

Has your old transmitter seen better days? Tired of your Plain-Jane RTR radio? Looking to switch over to a radio that has AVC electronic stability control? If so, the Spektrum crew has a deal for you. Now through September 30th they are offering a Trade Up Program. The low down is that you take your old pistol grip transmitter into [...]


AsiaTees Give Away

AsiaTees Hobbies August Giveaway - 3Racing Sakura D4 RW…

For August the crew over at AsiaTees Hobbies are giving away two 3Racing Sakura D4 drift cars. One lucky winner will get the AWD model, while another will get the RWD. For every $20 that you purchase from AsiaTees you will get one ticket to enter and the contest ends on August 31st. For all the details hit up This [...]


Team Durango DEX8T Build Log

Build Log – Team Durango DEX8T Truggy

Truggies just aren’t for the track, they make excellent bash vehicles as well, hence the reason we are reviewing the latest truggy from Team Durango– the DEX8T. With a new design for 2015, the DEX8T promises stellar on track performance, while still being a machine that can dominate your local bash spot. The DEX8T only comes as a kit so we [...]


AsiaTees Customer Appreciation

Customer Appreciation Sale at AsiaTees Hobbies

Now through August 8th the folks over at AsiaTees Hobbies are offering 15% off to show their customer appreciation. If you’ve been looking for quadcopter parts from Emax, FPV gear from Fat Shark, or some aluminum upgrades from Boom Racing, now is the time to get them on order. The code to use at checkout is SITE15 and you can [...]


Scorpion Motors Asiatees

Scorpion Motors Now At Asiatees Hobbies

Asiatees Hobbies is running a special promotion on Scorpion products this week. While Scorpion is best known for their brushless motors, Asiatees is offering 10% off the entire line of Scorpion products that also includes their ESCs, tools, and other accessories. Their motors range in size from units that were designed to fit in Mini-Zs all the way up to [...]



PPR Reptile Radio Wheel Grips – July 4th Sale

Just a heads up, for those who have been waiting to give the PPR Reptile grips a try, they are having a sale this weekend. July 2-6th. Grips are only $8.99! Some people like foam, some people like the more rubberized feel. There are more than a handful of radios around the office here that use the grips. Go check [...]



Yeah Racing – 1/10th scale adjustable jackstands

If you’re like me and always looking for scale goodies to dress up your track or photo diorama you might want to check out these scale jack stands from Yeah Racing. There seems to be a bit of confusion on the manufacturer website about weather these are 3 ton or 6 ton. I can tell you that since these things [...]


Pro-Line Father's Day

Happy Father’s Day from Pro-Line

For all you Dads out there, Pro-Line is running a special promotion for Father’s Day. From June 19th to the 21st you can save 15% on Pro-Line products by using the code PLDAD15 along with free shipping on all orders shipped via ground here in the USA. To check out all their fine products simply hit up This Link. Thank Goodness [...]



Drift Itch – Ryan Cavalieri tries his hand at RC Drift

Two weekends ago Yatabe Arena in Japan hosted the 2015 1/10th Scale Worlds Warmup Race where some of the most talented RC racers in the world came together to prepare for the actual Worlds race this October. Why is this significant to a bunch of us non-racers who like to slide around corners? As some of you may already know [...]


Associated Reedy Exchange Program

Team Associated and Reedy Exchange Program

Have some old tired (and blown up!) electronics and that you want to upgrade? The folks over at Team Associated and Reedy have announced an updated Exchange Program. Simply send in your old esc/motor/engine/transmitter/starter box/servo (of any brand) and get a new Reedy/Associated unit for an extra low price. There are a lot of details that go along with the [...]