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Killerbody RC – Traxxas XO-1 Corvette

I was recently hanging out at the Killerbody RC office, taking pictures and drooling over some of their new products coming out! We brought our Traxxas XO-1 along because we knew they had a new body for it that will be released soon! They have an officially licensed 1/7 scale Chevy Corvette GT2 body, and it looks amazing! There [...]

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LEGO Technic 4×4 Crawler Exclusive Edition

So LEGO / Technic had a contest recently called the Co-Creation Challenge. They took over 1000 submissions from all over the world, and the winner would get a tour of the LEGO factory and they would build a limited edition of 20,000 units. The winner? A 4×4 Crawler that actually works! Who would of thought that a 4×4 RC [...]

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2013 Brushless ARRMA

Teaser – Updated 2013 ARRMA Vehicles Video

Our buddy Dave shot us a link to a new teaser video of the new ARRMA Brushless vehicles. The video is certainly short and sweet, but you can still see some of the changes that have been made to the line-up. We expect more news on the new ARRMA’s any time now, until then you can hit up THIS LINK [...]

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Kyosho Comic Racer Subaru

Kyosho Mini-Z Comic Racer Subaru Impreza WRX STI R…

We posted some photo’s a few weeks ago on this one and now Kyosho has released more information on the Comic Racer Mini-Z Readyset. The Comic Racer Subaru Impreza WRX STI certainly has a distinct look, very much like the cartoon’ish Car Town vehicles you see on Facebook. * Based off the Mini-Z buggy platform * Full bearings * Oil shocks * 2.4 GHz [...]

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Futaba 4PLS Review

Review – Futaba 4PLS (4PL Super) S-FHSS Tele…

THE Futaba 4PLS (4PL Super) S-FHSS Telemetry Radio Review The venerable Futaba 4PL was perhaps the best radio system ever made for the bashing market. Well it’s deceased now, replaced by a newer model, the 4PLS (Super). Does the 4PLS live up to the high expectations? Being Futaba’s first surface radio with telemetry, did they get it right? Can it take [...]

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Horizon Drive-Thru Summer Sale

Horizon Drive-Thru Summer Sale

Horizon Hobby is having a big sale right now called their Drive-Thru Summer promotion. One way to save during the Horizon Drive-Thru event is to download coupons and take them into your participating Horizon dealer. For example, you can save $100 on a Losi 5ive-T or $50 off an ECX Revenge electric buggy this way. The coupons can also be [...]

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Kyosho Rage VE Readyset

Kyosho Rage VE 1:10 4wd Brushless Readyset

We posted a teaser picture of the Kyosho Rage VE a few weeks ago, today we have more pics and information. The Rage VE is based off the 10th scale Lazer ZX-5 buggy and comes as a Readyset with brushless power and 2.4 GHz radio system. It comes with waterproofing, 4wd, and big tires, all of which should help it [...]

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Pro-Line Suburbs SCT

New Pro-Line Suburbs for SCT and Stadium Truck

The crew over at Pro-Line have recently added two new Suburbs to their line-up- Suburbs 2.0 SC in X2 compound for short course trucks, and Suburbs T in X2 for 10th scale stadium trucks. The Suburbs 2.0 SC’s are not only wider than the originals but they also features more pins and deeper tread. This gives you more traction and longer [...]

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BigSquidRC Traxxas EZ-Peak NiMH/NiCd 5 Amp AC/DC Charger Review

Review – Traxxas EZ-Peak NiMH/NiCd 5 Amp AC/…

THE Traxxas EZ-Peak NiMH/NiCd 5 Amp AC/DC Charger Review So you just bought a new RTR and it came with a battery and a wall charger. Wall chargers are notoriously slow and you would much rather be out driving than waiting around for the battery to charge. To get you back on track quicker Traxxas has a new charger called the [...]

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Parkzone Ultra Micro ICON A5 BNF

ParkZone Ultra Micro ICON A5 BNF

With the new ICON A5 from ParkZone you can fly off of land or water. The ICON A5 comes with easily removable landing gear, making it quick and easy to convert from one to the other. Some of its other features and specifications include- * Officially licensed by ICON * Incredible scale detailing * 2.4 GHz radio system * AS3X flight stabilization * 2500kv brushless [...]

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RC4WD Aluminum Front Shock Mount for Vaterra Twin Hammers

RC4WD Aluminum Front Shock Mount for Vaterra Twin …

Perhaps the single most broken item on the Vaterra Twin Hammers is its front shock mount. The stocker is made out of plastic and it doesn’t take much to snap it. RC4WD has announced their new heavy duty CNC machined aluminum front shock mount for the Twin Hammers. The RC4WD unit is much beefier and should be able to take quite [...]

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HPI Hot Bodies HB D413 Buggy

Teaser – HPI/Hot Bodies D413 4wd 10th Scale Buggy

The crew over at HPI Racing/Hot Bodies has put up teaser pic of their upcoming D413 4wd 10th scale buggy. The picture showcases HPI/HB hotshoe Ty Tessmann getting in some practice time with the new D413 in preparation of the ROAR nationals coming up in August. Little is known about the D413, but it’s good to see that Hot Bodies [...]

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Associated Limited Edition SC104x4 RTR with Monster Energy Body

Team Associated Limited Edition SC10 4×4 RTR …

Associated is now offering a Limited Edition SC10 4×4 RTR all dressed up in Kyle LuDuc’s Monster Energy livery. With its 4wd, brushless power, and 2.4 GHz radio system, it should be more than ready for your off-road adventures. Some of its features and specifications include- * Water-resistant * 3500kv Reedy brushless motor * 5mm heavy duty belt system * Deans Ultra battery connector * [...]

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THE Cub Report, 07.29.2013, Version – No Lif…

Hey it’s Monday, time for another Cub Report, thanks to everyone that tunes in each week to see what kind of trouble I can get myself into. First off, nope, not moto, not F1, but rc! Specifically- this weekend is a big dealio for us as we are having our BigSquidRC Uber Bash and Swap Meet on Saturday. Consider yourself [...]

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Mickey Thompson Classic Lock 1.9" Internal Beadlock Wheel

RC4WD Mickey Thompson Classic Lock 1.9″ Inte…

The guys over at RC4WD are known for putting out trick looking scale gear. Their latest wheels, Mickey Thompson Classic Lock 1.9″ w/ Internal Beadlocks, are not only tough enough for a long day on the trail, but look cool enough to make your 1.9 machine a real head turner. The RC4WD Mickey Thompson wheels are officially licensed and CNC machined [...]

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