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That’s right, it’s March! And that can only mean one thing! It’s time for Big Squid RC’s March Bash-Ness!! The only place where the reader votes ACTUALLY count! The winner is chosen after several weeks of voting, and at the end, we give away the winning vehicle!

Before the voting can start, we need to get your nominations for the 16 vehicles that make it into the bracket! You can do that by leaving a comment below, or posting your thought over on our Facebook Page.

The comment section is open and ready for your thoughts, so go ahead and make a few nominations of your own. After a week, we’ll collect the 16 most nominated vehicles and start the bracket. Just a note, your nomination can be any r/c vehicle from any time period, it doesn’t have to be recently released, and you can nominate as many vehicles as you wish. If you’re not sure where to start, check out our reviews section.

Lets see how many people have read this far down in the post. IF you go over to our Facebook Page and like and share the nomination post there, AND we get at least 50 shares, we will give away a Axial EXO just to help get things rolling!! We will choose at random, one of the people that LIKED or SHARED the post as the winner! We will announce the winner after we close the nominations.

Want to see how the voting went down in previous years? Check out the March Bashness Category!

Ok, what are you waiting for? Leave a comment, and go SHARE this post for a chance to win!
note: no flame wars please.


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  1. Cory said:

    Vaterra Twin Hammers, better than I dreamed it could be

  2. Donkey said:

    Vaterra Twin Hammers. It’s way better than it should be, and stupid tough. If the rest of the lineup is this good, Traxxas will lose the basher crown.

  3. Ray Johnson's mouth spewed forth:

    Savage Flux HP still tough as nails!

  4. Cliff opened their gaping maw and spake:

    Tmaxx 3.3

  5. Cliff opened their gaping maw and spake:

    Savage Flux

  6. Cliff said:

    ARRMA Granite

  7. Cliff broke a vow of silence to say:

    1/16 Erevo…ok I’m done

  8. mdv4054 said this nonsense:

    A wild MT4 G3 appears!

  9. Cliff proclaimed on this day:

    ^^^MT4 G3

  10. Bill Garoutte commented thusly:

    Axial Wrangler

  11. Forker said:

    ARRMA Granite, HPI Savage Flux, Vaterra Twin Hammers, Traxxas Stampede 4×4, Axial Scx10 Wrangler

  12. Nate said:

    Traxxas Slash, Duratrax Evader EXT2, ECX Ruckus are all excellent bashers that can take a lickin and get up still kickin!

  13. Donkey attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    I just let the guys at work thrash on my Twin Hammers. Some 5 year old kid burned a pack last night out in the parking lot. I have never owned a vehicle that can take curb shots and parked cars like this one- it makes my Slash seem fragile.

  14. rcjoe commented thusly:

    traxxas summit, vaterra twin hammers, axial exo terra buggy

  15. Howard said:

    hands down the Traxxas Summit

  16. mattN said:


  17. rhett broke a vow of silence to say:

    gotta go with the EXO.

  18. Jesse proclaimed on this day:

    REVO!!! is my pick. Ive got a 10 yr old 3.3 that still takes all the abuse I can give and on the worst day has limped back for more, (if only my ole lady behaved so well)

  19. Devin said:

    The upgraded ECX torment.

  20. Brian Miller attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    Vaterra Twin Hammers. Crawl. Haul ass. Jump. Take a beating. Customize. FUN!

  21. chris proclaimed on this day:

    TT MT4-G3, TT E-MTA, Axial Wrangler…..

  22. Adam Argue broke a vow of silence to say:

    T-MAXX 3.3

  23. M Korny 2 proclaimed on this day:

    How about two from the early to mid 80′s, that I’m still bashing, but not as hard! Tower hobby(INTEGRA LAND JUMP 4wd and WILD WILLY)sweet toys. Also Axial EXO.

  24. Jason opened their gaping maw and spake:

    TT MT4-G3

  25. Evan proclaimed on this day:

    Tekno sct410!!!!!

  26. illthreat broke a vow of silence to say:

    Vaterra Twin Hammers & Losi Mini-8ight.

  27. EL attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    HPI savage xs ss
    ThunderTiger EB4 G3

  28. etrxrc attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    Thunder tiger phoenix XT. a brilliant little brushless truck and durable to boot. I havent broken mine in two years and it has been bashed to death.

  29. Andrew's mouth spewed forth:

    Savage flux HP, mt4 g3, vorza, stampede 4×4

  30. Andrew proclaimed on this day:

    I forgot the summit

  31. lance hopkins said this nonsense:

    try team durango desc210r and ofna nexx10sc you’ll love em

  32. rhett said:

    stampede. take a beating and dime a dozen for spare parts, plus uber easy to take apart and fix

  33. Eric proclaimed on this day:

    E-Revo, Stampede 2wd

  34. booger said this nonsense:

    1. Axial Exo Terra buggy
    2. ARRMA Granite
    3. Losi SCTE

  35. deftony commented thusly:

    Traxxas Stampede 2WD

  36. Forker said:

    Traxxas rally (1/10th), Thunder Tiger MT4 G3

  37. Joey said:

    TT MT4 G3

  38. Cliff Matthews said this nonsense:

    Losi SCTE

  39. brian attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    I’d really like to see the new Traxxas Rally car and the HPI Bullet MT Flux in the Bashness!

  40. Jesse said:

    I gotta say my slash 2wd is a tough fil lucker too

  41. Dave proclaimed on this day:

    Inferior RC products need not apply to such a prestigious competition which is why my nominations include:



  42. Erich said:

    I will be the first to nominate my trusty LST. I have beat it so bad I just can’t believe it still runs.

  43. Monty proclaimed on this day:

    HPI Savage. Any of them

  44. Jrflurry opened their gaping maw and spake:

    Traxxas Summit (10th scale). Best of all world’s jack of all trades basher. (visit

  45. Adam proclaimed on this day:

    1) Vaterra Twin Hammers, best of all worlds, bash, crawl, scale realism.
    2) HPI WR8 Flux, I’ve seen some great reviews on this and rally is sweet!
    3) Axial Jeep Rubicon because JEEP!

  46. Zach said:

    HPI Savage X 4.6

  47. Taimur opened their gaping maw and spake:

    Savage Flux HP

  48. Michael's mouth spewed forth:


  49. Evan attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    Slash 4×4 LCG

  50. Cliff proclaimed on this day:

    Vaterra Twin Hammers

  51. Aaron attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    ARRMA Granite

  52. Redsawacs broke a vow of silence to say:

    I have to say, if the Traxxas Rustler doesnt get into the bracket….I’ll be SHOCKED

  53. rick springfield said:

    Losi SCTE is my first pick and i also nominate the Thunder Tiger eMTA monster truck

  54. xerxes momma attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    ecx torment ftw

  55. pocket said:

    the traxxass slash 2wd

  56. Chris said:


  57. Joey Buttafuoco attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    HPI savege flux and the Thunder Tiger ST4 G3 truggy

  58. Isaac proclaimed on this day:

    Stampede 4×4. Still rocking after almost 2 years

  59. jake attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    Hpi mini trophy truck it doesnt get much better than that.

  60. Eric Gjersvold said:

    Axial exo terra and the Vaterra Twin Hammers.

  61. Wayne broke a vow of silence to say:

    Axial SCX10 Jeep Rubicon
    Traxxas Slash 4×4

  62. Shelby Smalley's mouth spewed forth:

    Traxxas MERV takes some abuse with RPM parts and my Axial Wraith has been getting beat on for almost a year now. The Wraith even fell off a fifteen foot drop of solid rock and only stripped the plastic servo gears!

  63. Dustin proclaimed on this day:

    The ORIGINAL Tamiya Blackfoot. Stop laughing, if you haven’t bashed one you wont understand :)

  64. Big B said:

    Dominus TR. Best bang for the buck.