For Bashers, By Bashers!

Our First Quadcopter Shootout is Ready!

We have been getting so many people asking us what our thoughts are on the ‘best rc quad’ lately. Mostly they have been looking for answers on the micro or mini quadcopters, so we decided it was time to sit down and get some true answers. We have reviewed all the quads, but as we have found out in the [...]


Atomik RC 36” P1 Brushless Racing Boat

Atomik RC P1 Brushless Racing Boat

Atomik RC has just announced the follow up to their very popular King of Shaves and it is called the 36″ P1 Racing Boat. The new deep-v P1 was designed for awesome scale looks and to be a great performer on the water. Some of its features and specifications include- * Fiberglass Composite Hull with scale graphics * Secured top hatch with [...]


Atomik™ Barbwire 17” RTR Brushless RC Boat

Atomik RC Barbwire 17” RTR Brushless Boat

The 17″ Barbwire RTR is one of the latest and greatest boats from the guys over at Atomik RC. The Barbwire was created to be a slightly smaller version of Atomik’s larger V hulls and to offer strong brushless performance in an affordable RTR package. Some of the features and specifications of the Barbwire include- * Self Righting Deep V Hull [...]


Flyzone Tidewater EP Seaplane Video

New from Flyzone is the Tidewater EP Seaplane video. you get a chance to get some info and details about the plane as well as see it in action. This is one of those times, where if I had some actual ‘flying skills’ I think it would be really cool to fly one of these. Check out the video [...]


Atomik 34” C1 Racing Boat

Atomik RC 34” C1 Catamaran Racing Boat

Have you ever driven a big, bad, brushless powered rc boat before? If not, they are one heck of a rush, and a great way of spending time at the lake. Atomik RC has just announced the 34″ C1 Catamaran Racing Boat. The C1 comes with plenty of smile producing power and loads of features. Some of its features and [...]


Team Associated SC10RS RTR Hart & Huntington LiPo Combo

Team Associated SC10RS RTR Hart & Huntington LiPo Combo

The very popular Team Associated SC10RS RTR is now available with a Lipo combo in Hart & Huntington livery. This version has all the race proven attributes of the SC10, plus having full-on Lipo power right in the box. Expect a street price of $380 and it should start hitting hobby shop shelves in late March. Until then, check out [...]


Atomik RC Transmitter Bags for Traxxas TQ TQi

Atomik RC Transmitter Bags for Traxxas TQ and TQi

A good transmitter bag comes in quite handy, they help keep your transmitter clean, they can help pad your transmitter when chucking it into the back of your truck, and they can act as a “catch all” bag for tools, glow plugs, etc. The crew over at Atomik RC have just announced custom formed transmitter bags for both the Traxxas [...]


Cubby at quadcopter shootout

THE Cub Report, 02.25.2013, Version- THE Fig Leaf Edition

Happy Monday everyone and welcome to another week in the wonderful world of hobby grade rc. Whether you work at a manufacture or an LHS, or you are simply a hardcore enthusiast, I hope you have a great week. Brian’s favorite Supercross rider (lol), James “Bubba” Stewart, took the win last night (Saturday) in Hotlanta. Using his proven recipe of “holeshot [...]


Steerix rc STRX-9 Micro RC Speedboat

Steerix RC STRX-9 Micro RC Speedboat

The days are getting longer and warmer, it won’t be long until it is boat season. The crew over at Steerix RC have just announced a new micro sized rc speedboat called the STRX-9. The STRX-9 is a great boat for the first timer and comes with a very attractive price point. Some of the main features and specifications of [...]


Vaterra Kalahari Review

Vaterra Kalahari 14th Scale 4wd Desert Raider Review

THE Vaterra Kalahari 14th Scale 4wd Desert Raider ReviewVaterra is the newest name in the rc game and today we’ll be taking a closer look at their Kalahari 14th Scale Desert Raider. The Kalahari comes with detailed scale looks, a brushless power system, and Spektrum 2.4 GHz radio gear, all the makings of a great bash machine. How does the [...]


ASK Cub Reporter, 02.22.2013, Version- A Day Late But Better…

Hello, sorry I didnt know who else to ask, so maybe you know. Will the carisma M10DT volkswagon beetle desert edition come to the U.S? I sure hope so, it really looks sick.Thanks for your time, oh I love your website. JA Sugar Cubby– Hey what’s up Sugar? The Carisma crew has introduced a bunch of new trucks lately, all of them look [...]


The Cliche RC Action Chase Video

If you haven’t caught the awesome rc video going around called “The Cliche RC Action Chase” you should really check it out. It was very well done, and much better than a few we have seen lately. We have been wanting to do one of these ourselves for a while, but just haven’t had the time. Which reminds me, we [...]


Kershaw HPI Savage Flux 5SC Chassis

Kershaw Designs HPI Savage Flux 5SC Chassis

The crew over at Kershaw Designs are known for coming up with innovative and affordable large scale products. Their latest creation, a new chassis for the HPI Savage Flux 5SC, is a good example of their creativity. The new Kershaw 5SC chassis is designed to not only be stronger than stock, but to also allow the use of larger motors [...]


RC4WD Armageddon Hydraulic Dump Truck

RC4WD 1/14th Scale 4×8 Armageddon Hydraulic Dump Truck

Scale realism is great for our hobby and one of the leaders in putting out scale looking product is RC4WD. Their latest product, the 14th Scale 4×8 Armageddon Hydraulic Dump Truck, is an outstanding example of just how cool scale appearance can be. The Armageddon is styled after a European dump truck and is engineered to be tough as nails. [...]


Hobbico/Great Planes Exclusive Distributor for HPI Racing

Official HPI Racing Press Release Announcing Great Planes Ex…

We were the first to break the news a few weeks ago on our Google Plus show, Cubby then talked a little about all the details we had. Then again when all the other websites were claiming HPI was bought, we assured people that it wasn’t the case. HPI has now confirmed what we have been saying all along since [...]