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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.


The comments below are the property and opinions of the commenter that made them.  Any opinions expressed in them are not necessarily shared or endorsed by Big Squid RC management or staff.  Please keep comments on topic and civil.  We reserve the right to delete comments and ban commenters at any time and for any reason.

  1. Cory broke a vow of silence to say:

    Vaterra Twin Hammers, better than I dreamed it could be

  2. Donkey proclaimed on this day:

    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 broke a vow of silence to say:

    Savage Flux HP still tough as nails!

  4. Cliff proclaimed on this day:

    Tmaxx 3.3

  5. Cliff said:

    Savage Flux

  6. Cliff commented thusly:

    ARRMA Granite

  7. Cliff said this nonsense:

    1/16 Erevo…ok I’m done

  8. mdv4054 commented thusly:

    A wild MT4 G3 appears!

  9. Cliff said:

    ^^^MT4 G3

  10. Bill Garoutte said:

    Axial Wrangler

  11. Forker said:

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

  12. Nate said this nonsense:

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

  13. Donkey opened their gaping maw and spake:

    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 said:

    traxxas summit, vaterra twin hammers, axial exo terra buggy

  15. Howard proclaimed on this day:

    hands down the Traxxas Summit

  16. mattN attempted to articulate the following, but failed:


  17. rhett said:

    gotta go with the EXO.

  18. Jesse attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    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 broke a vow of silence to say:

    The upgraded ECX torment.

  20. Brian Miller commented thusly:

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

  21. chris opened their gaping maw and spake:

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

  22. Adam Argue commented thusly:

    T-MAXX 3.3

  23. M Korny 2 said:

    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 commented thusly:

    TT MT4-G3

  25. Evan commented thusly:

    Tekno sct410!!!!!

  26. illthreat said:

    Vaterra Twin Hammers & Losi Mini-8ight.

  27. EL said this nonsense:

    HPI savage xs ss
    ThunderTiger EB4 G3

  28. etrxrc said this nonsense:

    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 said:

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

  30. Andrew's mouth spewed forth:

    I forgot the summit

  31. lance hopkins said this nonsense:

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

  32. rhett said this nonsense:

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

  33. Eric attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    E-Revo, Stampede 2wd

  34. booger said:

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

  35. deftony said:

    Traxxas Stampede 2WD

  36. Forker said this nonsense:

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

  37. Joey's mouth spewed forth:

    TT MT4 G3

  38. Cliff Matthews said:

    Losi SCTE

  39. brian's mouth spewed forth:

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

  40. Jesse proclaimed on this day:

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

  41. Dave opened their gaping maw and spake:

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



  42. Erich opened their gaping maw and spake:

    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 said:

    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 said this nonsense:

    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 attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

    Savage Flux HP

  48. Michael said:


  49. Evan opened their gaping maw and spake:

    Slash 4×4 LCG

  50. Cliff opened their gaping maw and spake:

    Vaterra Twin Hammers

  51. Aaron proclaimed on this day:

    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 proclaimed on this day:

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

  54. xerxes momma commented thusly:

    ecx torment ftw

  55. pocket commented thusly:

    the traxxass slash 2wd

  56. Chris said:


  57. Joey Buttafuoco said:

    HPI savege flux and the Thunder Tiger ST4 G3 truggy

  58. Isaac said this nonsense:

    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 said:

    Axial SCX10 Jeep Rubicon
    Traxxas Slash 4×4

  62. Shelby Smalley commented thusly:

    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 said this nonsense:

    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.