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Aplastics USA body competition and fox body 5.0 renders

Aplastics USA is running a body competition to showcase their lineup of scale RC car bodies. Check out the rules list below – it’s awesome to see the closing date so far out on November 30th. “Aplastics USA, and is proud to announce our first body competition. 1. It must be a Aplastics body 2. It can be modified how ever [...]



Out in the wild: Yeah Racing Sprint2 RWD Drift Conversion Ki…

Yeah Racing hasn’t given up on the Sprint2 and their new RWD conversion kit has started landing in the US. My buddy Tommy of two tone dynasty/rare arts USA received one of the first kits in the USA and sent a few snaps and video of his initial tune – props for the share! #unitedwedrift With RWD cars, we [...]


Free Scale Realism

Bashers Basics Quick Tip — Free Scale Realism

We all want our trucks too look as close to the real thing as possible, but it usually takes a significant pile of dough before people will be doing double takes on your face book pictures. Bashers Basics is to the rescue however, with a tip on the cheap!The easiest way to add scale realism to your rig is paint the [...]


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Drift Arms Race!

The RC drift scene continues to up the ante, this time with an arms race! For the advanced drifter looking for additional tweaks take a look at the new Overdose and Wrap Up Next rear arms. Available in standard 2.5mm or 3mm arm pins, these should fit most RC drifters on the market today. Overdose brings a new design with [...]



RC Oahu Trigger RWD Chassis – Japan exclusive

Following up on last week’s The Cub Report, let’s take a look at RC Oahu’s Trigger chassis. This one is said to be limited to 50 units and brings a few tweaks to popular trends in the drift scene.



Yokomo RWD YD2 On Tour – First Peak!

If you follow professional RC drifting you know that Yokomo‘s YD2 dominated the RWD


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Shipping In September – Losi 5IVE-T RTR Now With AVC

First reported back in January Right Here on BigSquidRC, the Losi 5IVE-T with AVC is now getting close to shipping. The stability equipped version of the 5IVE-T is now shown to have a shipping date of mid September, but the official Losi website states that “This vehicle is only available for purchase in Europe, UK, South Africa and Australia. This [...]


RC4WD V8 Shirt

V8 Engine T-Shirt from RC4WD

You know that scale V8 engine that RC4WD sells? The one used to cover up that ugly electric motor in your truck? Well now you can show the world you are into scale realism with RC4WD’s new V8 Engine t-shirt. The shirts come in black and are made from 100% cotton, making them perfect for the next scale event you [...]


Tamiya Honda City Turbo

Tamiya Honda City Turbo WR-02C

Just announced from Tamiya is the Honda City Turbo. With a unique look and old school swagger, the City Turbo is sure to turn some heads are your local bash spot. The Honda City Turbo sits on Tamiya’s WR-02C chassis and comes in kit form. The part number is #58611 and you can hit up This Link to visit the Tamiya [...]


Flingin' in the Spring - A-Main Speedway's Spring Fling 2014…

Over the weekend of March 22nd and 23rd A-Main Speedway, with an assist from Steel City RC Club, hosted the RC racing portion of their 2nd annual Spring Fling event in Pueblo, CO. We’re not really a race orientated group here at the Squid, for the most part bashing is our fort√©. But then C.L. Morgan, proprietor of A-Main Speedway, [...]



Merry Christmas

From our family to yours, have a Merry Christmas!


No Live Show Tonight

Just a heads up, we will not be doing the live show this evening. Sorry about that! Why not check out an older replay of Big Squid RC Live right here to keep you feeling good.


Duratrax Onyx 35C Lipo Batteries

Duratrax Onyx 35C LiPo Batteries

Duratrax is expanding their line-up of Onyx 35C Lipo Batteries. The 35C Onyx Lipo’s are known for accurate capacities and offering a great bang-for-the-buck. Available in soft or hard pack, with Traxxas or Dean’s connectors, there is an Onyx for nearly any application. DTXC1930 11.1V 1300mAh 3S Soft Case Deans, $22.99 DTXC1931 11.1V 1300mAh 3S Soft Case Traxxas, $25.99 DTXC1936 7.4V 2000mAh 2S [...]


Big Squid RC Live! Show #17

[Update: Live show is now over. Check out the replay above or on our YouTube channel.] Welcome to Big Squid RC Live tv video show for make happy time on your internet box dot com. Tonight’s show is probably going to be about March-Bashness 2013. Maybe some other stuff thrown in for good measure. Brian probably won’t be in again, he’s [...]


Hitec’s New Lipo Battery Universal Balancing Board

Tired of having to use adapters to balance your Lipo battery pack? Hitec has just announced their new Universal Balancing Board to solve this problem. The new Hitec universal balancing board works on all the “X” and “H” series Hitec battery chargers and includes XH, EH, TP, and HP ports. Part number is #44178, it has a street price of [...]