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New Waterproof Baja Servo From HPI

No doubt HPI has sold zillions of vehicles from their 5th scale Baja line-up of buggies and trucks. And no doubt they’ve been great fun to drive as well as solid bashers. However, some bashers like to drive their HPI Baja’s in the wet as well as the dry. Unfortunately the stock servo’s were not sealed to keep water out. [...]

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Buy Your Traxxas from Best Buy?!

A bunch of our Canadian readers have sent this one in. Thanks guys! It looks like Traxxas vehicles can now be ordered online at Best Buy Canada Online as well as Future Shop Canada Online. I’m guessing Future Shop is some sort of Best Buy clone? Either way, the online stores look to be carrying about 60 different Traxxas sku’s [...]

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Dozen Mystery Vehicle Contest – Daily Entry Post – Day 1

If you have not heard, we are giving away a Dozen Mystery Vehicles! One a Week for the next we weeks! The vehicles may by nitro or electric and are from the following companies: ARRMA RC, Team Durango, Duratrax, and Thunder Tiger! This contest is going to rock! Please read the OFFICIAL RULES, so you don’t get disqualified. Enter a [...]

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Dozen Mystery Vehicle Weekly Giveaway - Rules and Informatio…

So it was time to step things up and do something major for the readers. We know what readers want, FREE VEHICLES right? So we have hooked up with a few companies to give a bunch away. We will be giving away vehicles from ARRMA RC, Team Durango, Duratrax, and Thunder Tiger! We are going to give away one vehicle a [...]

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New Off-Road for VRC Pro

Of course you are into rc, but are you also an on-line gamer? If so, here’s some good news for you- the guys over at VRC World have announced the addition of off-road to their line-up of on-line rc racing. VRC-Pro’s new off-road racing features 4wd short course trucks on a variety of challenging tracks. Other features of note are- *Replay [...]

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New Aluminum Battery Braces From Team SR

Team SR has announced some trick new aluminum battery straps for the Associated B4.1/T4.1, Durango DEX210, and the Kyosho Ultima RB5. These high quality Team SR black anodized, 6061 aluminum, “Tripple X” battery braces can help act as a heatsink for your battery to reduce temperatures. Look for a street price of right around $15 and they are available right [...]

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THE Cub Report, 08.12.2012, Version: You Love Her Coz She's …

To start off the “news” this week- we have some big news coming out of our own lavishly decorated BSRC offices. Since we’ve been such slackers the last few months, we are about to go uber-huge- we will be giving away 1 brand spank’n new vehicle Each and Every Week for the next 3 MONTHS. Yes, you read correctly, [...]

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Rumor Mill: Traxxas has a New Slash Body Coming? And it's a …

Ok, here’s one for the rumor mill category. We just got a picture of a Traxxas Slash chassis with a pretty cool looking new truck body on top. We are not sure if this is a 3rd party body, but we were told it was actually created by Traxxas! Anyone care to guess? We scaled up the picture, (click the image [...]

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Review Section Update

It’s hard to believe, but there are some people who actually don’t see our news page every day. I know right? Well last week was a bit insane as we did a new review EVERY DAY! So we just wanted to let you know that the REVIEW SECTION has been updated, so you can just click the one link and [...]

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iHobby Expo 2012 – Cleveland Ohio

Every year Big Squid RC puts on some pretty huge demos at the iHobby Expo trade show. It’s a great way for us to get to meet a ton of our fans at once, answer questions, and give away a bunch of cool prizes while wow’ing the crowds. This year’s show is moving to Cleveland Ohio. It’s normally in [...]

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Exotek Hop-ups for Durango 210 Series

Durango 210 Series Hop-ups From Exotek

The crew over at Exotek have announced some uber new hop-up parts for the 210 series of vehicles (like the DEX210, DEST210, and DESC210) from Team Durango. Pictured above are the Exotek 7075 alloy rear hubs priced at $29. Pictured below is the front brass weight insert ($10), a lightweight alloy idler shaft ($3), carbon fiber battery strap ($16), and [...]

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DEX210 Race Ready 2WD Buggy RTR

We had a post recently in our rumor mill category about Team Durango coming out with some RTR editions, well that rumor has been confirmed with some details today! First up is the DEX210 ‘Race Ready’ RTR 2WD Buggy. It comes complete with a Speed Passion ESC and brushless 13.5 sensored motor! #gallery-4 { margin: auto; } #gallery-4 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: [...]

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Mike Jenkins – Ultimate Slash 4×4 Now Available

Last week we mentioned the Mike Jenkins TORC Pro 4×4 Slash was available, well this week Traxxas has followed up that news with the Mike Jenkins Slash 4×4 Ultimate. The Ultimate comes with the TQi Radio and docking base for your iPhone, Big Bore Aluminum shocks, 7-Cell 4200 battery, aluminum hubs, center diff, and front and rear swaybars. Basically it’s [...]

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Fastlane Machine Losi 5T Diff Mount Kit

Fastlane Machine Losi 5IVE-T Easy Diff Mount Kit

Think it’s a pain pulling out your Losi 5IVE-T diff to inspect or service? This new easy diff mount from Fastlane Machine makes it a lot easier. Instead of having to do a major dismantle the FLM kit allows easy access to the diff from the top of the truck. The diff mount is made out of high quality CNC [...]

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HPI Falken Tire Porsche 911 GT RSR

If your a Porsche fan, or a Falken tire Fan, it looks like HPI Racing has you covered! They just announced a little teaser that they have a HPI Falken Tire Porsche 911 GT RSR in KIT and RTR coming soon. The kit will come with a clear body, and all the stickers you need to complete the look, [...]

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