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Tamiya RC Soccer

Tamiya RC Soccer Video

Playing rc soccer is a popular way of bashing with your buddies here in the states, but from this video it looks like the Tamiya guys have taken it to a whole new level overseas. As seen in this video, goals with actual nets are used, and the field itself looks in pristine condition. Now if we can just get [...]


THE Cub Report

THE Cub Report, 11.05.2012, Version: When Pigs Fly

Hello everyone, happy Monday and welcome to yet another edition of your favorite weekly satirical rc column, THE Cub Report. When I first started writing THE Cub Report for BigSquidRC a half decade ago there were weeks when I’d rarely receive an email in regards to the column. Steadily over the years that has changed, and it isn’t uncommon to get [...]


traxxas rally hop up parts

ST Racing Concepts – Traxxas Rally Hop Ups

Need more hop-ups for your Traxxas Rally? STRC has a bunch of them ready to go! From A-arms and Hub Carries to Shock Caps and wheel adapters. You can see them all at the STRC Rally Webpage Looking for other ST Racing Hop Up News? Click HERE.


Team Associated RC10R5.1 Factory Team

Team Associated RC10R5.1 Factory Team

Team Associated has just announced their new RC10R5.1 Factory Team electric on-road kit. With a bunch of new updates the RC10R5.1 Factory Team should be a great choice for racing the World GT class this winter, or for just general on-road fun. Some of the updates include- * 10th scale electric 2wd on-road kit * I.F.M.A.R. World Championship winning Dynamic Strut front [...]


traxxas rally hop ups

GH Racing – Traxxas Rally Hop-Ups

GH Racing sent word that they have a bunch of hop-up parts for the Traxxas Rally Car since many are cross overs from other Traxxas vehicles. They now have a section with a list of parts that are in stock, or coming soon specific to the Rally. You can click HERE for the GH Racing hop up page. Want to [...]



Mystery Vehicle Contest, Week 12 Entries!

This is it! Our last week of the Dozen Mystery Vehicles Contest! I’d like to thank everyone that has participated in the past 11 weeks! The contests were fun, and a great way to help give back to the readers! We gave away one new vehicle a week for 12 weeks! The vehicles may by nitro or electric and are from the [...]


traxxas dr-1 helicopter

Traxxas DR-1 Coaxial Dual-Rotor Heli

More air news from Traxxas? Besides the New Traxxas Quadcopter we mentioned, they also have the DR-1 Coaxial Dual-Rotor Heli. This time it will come with or without a radio, and prices are $60 or $85! Update: Some details, pictures and specs Official Specs: • Master stable hovering in just seconds • 2.4GHz Transmitter eliminates frequency conflicts • LCD Transmitter display keeps you [...]


traxxas quadcotper qr1

Traxxas QR-1 High Performance Quad-Rotor Helicopter

I bet you didn’t see this coming! Traxxas is now getting into the air market! It’s called the Traxxas QR-1 High Performance Quad-Rotor Helicopter! Street price is about $60 (WOW!) and comes without a radio. With Radio is just over $100. Another thing new for them. Since when is it not RTR? Wow, Traxxas quadcopter, we never would of guessed. [...]


trakpower vinyl pipe and carb covers

TrakPower Has New Vinyl Carb and Pipe Covers

New from our friends over at TrakPower is a vinyl carb and pipe cover assortment to help keep debris out of your nitro engine. These covers pop right over your carb intake and exhaust outlet to keep such things as dirt and water out of the vital workings of your nitro engine. The smallest size cover can be also used [...]


X-Ray XB4 4wd buggy teaser

X-Ray XB4 1/10th Scale 4wd Buggy Teaser

X-Ray has recently released a teaser for their upcoming 10th scale 4wd electric buggy, the XB4. This will be X-Ray’s first foray into a 10th scale dirt machine, and it should present quite a challenge to other buggies in its category like the Team Associated B44.1. The new XB4 is rumored to have- shaft drive, metal gear diffs, ultra fast [...]



Some Traxxas Vehicles Now Come with LiPo Batteries

We just got word that some Traxxas vehicles will start shipping with a LiPo Battery and LiPo Charger/Balancer. While some people would say this was a long time coming, there are others that aren’t sure if the jump is the best thing. Traxxas vehicles are often the first vehicle for many new people to the hobby, and not having a [...]


Duratrax wheel nut driver 17mm

Duratrax 17mm Wheel Nut Driver

If you have to wrench on a 8th scale buggy or truggy you already know the need for a good wheel nut wrench. Duratrax has introduced a new 17mm wheel nut wrench with you in mind. Some of the features are- * Utilizes a hardened 17 mm socket that fits most 8th scaler buggies * Ergonomic soft grip handle * Easier to use [...]


ASK Cub Reporter, 11.01.2012, Version: You Write, I Rage

Just wondering if the king shocks with piggyback shocks will fit on red cat racing volcano s30 Paul B. Cubby– Hey what’s up Pauly, shoot Brian your snail mail address and we’ll send you some BSRC stickers to put on your rig. To be perfectly honest, like I rarely am, I have no idea if scale King Off-Road shocks with faux reservoirs [...]


T-Bone Racing A-Arms for Venom Gambler

T-Bone Racing Front A-Arms for Venom Gambler

The guys over at T-Bone Racing are known for their bumpers, but recently they announced their first set of upgrade a-arms made just for the Venom Gambler short course truck. Some of the features include- * Made out of .25″ Delrin * Less flex than stock * Comes with Delrin shims * Comes with TBR stickers Street price is $16 a pair and they are [...]


Duratrax Nissan GT-R Nitro RTR

Duratrax Nissan GT-R 2.4 GHz.18 Nitro RTR

Just announced from Duratrax is a 10th scale nitro powered Nissan GT-R. This latest addition to the Duratrax line-up comes in three different colors and combines trick scale looks with serious on-road performance. Some of the features and specs include- * Duratrax 2.4GHz FHSS radio system by Futaba® * High-rpm ST18-S engine with dual chamber tuned pipe * Super Start RTR hand-held starter [...]