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Team Durango DEX210F 2wd Buggy

Full Details – Team Durango DEX210F Buggy

Perhaps nowhere else in the rc world has technology advanced as quickly as in the 2wd buggy class. Especially in recent years, manufacturers have been pulling out all the stops to push car designs to the limit. The latest “push the limit” machine from Team Durango is the 2wd DEX210F. Designed from the floor up for maximum performance on medium [...]


ECX 24th Temper Crawler RTR

ECX 1/24th Temper Rock Crawler

Ever want to set up a crawling course on your kitchen table and invite the crew over for some driving? Well now you can with the tiny 1/24th Scale ECX Temper. With a length of just 6.5″ the 1/24th Temper is so small that you can set up a rock crawling course virtually anywhere. Everything you need to get driving [...]


Axial RR10 Bomber Parts

Axial RR10 Bomber Parts Now Available

The good folks over at Axial Racing have put out a press release for their latest RR10 Bomber parts and accessories. The first product in the announcement is the Axial RR10 Bomber Body. This is made from .040″ polycarbonate and comes with decals and overspray protection. The body is priced at $29 and has a part number of #AX31327. The second item [...]


ECX 18th Roost 4WD Desert Buggy

ECX 1/18th Roost 4WD Desert Buggy With Video

New and coming soon from ECX is the 1/18th Roost Desert Buggy. This small scaled bash machine is propelled by a 4wd drivetrain and a brushed 380 sized motor. Everything you need comes right in the box, including a 900mAh NiMH battery and charger. Also of note, it comes stock with a very bright LED light bar which adds a [...]


Agama A215E Electric Buggy

Agama Announces A215E Buggy

Being teased right now from Agama is their 1/8th scale A215E electric buggy. Agama is a brand mostly known in Europe for their high quality race machines and the A215E represents their latest entry into the 8th scale off-road wars. Agama states that the A215E is not a converted nitro machine, instead it was designed exclusively for electric power. The chassis [...]



Everybody’s Scalin’ – Tin Foil Hatting for 2016

Happy New Year! With the first day of 2016 upon us I figured I’d put on my tinfoil had and make a couple predictions for what we’ll see in the world of scaling over the next 365 days. Before looking ahead, last year I made several predictions for 2015- that a scale short course truck would come out (while technically a “Trophy Truck”, this was [...]



Big Squid RC 2015 Bash Vehicle of the Year!

First we would like to congratulate Losi and Horizon Hobby on their win with the Mini WRC 1/5th Scale for Vehicle of the Year 2015! We believe 2015 was a turning point for large scale vehicles, and as the popularity grew there were only a handful of vehicles in this class worth driving. The Losi Mini WRC proved to be [...]



Drift Itch – This week in drift

Whats up drifters? Evol here in a bit of a reflective mood as the year 2015 winds to an end. It has been a very educational year for me as I tested some new waters in this RC drift columnist role for BigSquid. I’ve been helped along immensely by friends, colleagues and manufacturers who were willing to get behind me [...]



Shen Drones Mitsuko 4 – FPV mini quadcopter frame

Now here is some brilliant engineering from Shen Drones. Mitsuko is a 150mm quad frame designed for 4″ props. Having released the Krieger last year to great success, Mitsuko is the next evolution of the X-Frame design from Shen Drones. This little guy is a +Frame! X-Frames and sub-200mm builds are the talk of the town in FPV mini quad-land right now and [...]


ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, Version- It's New Years Eve, Stop Reading This An…

“Rtr/newbie Hey, I’m looking to get into the hobby rc world. I’ve been doing a ton of research (I don’t know about you, but money doesn’t come easy), and I’m trying to decide between the Axial Yeti XL and the Traxxas Summit. Near as I can tell, the Axial breaks often and has a weird right driving tire lift issue, and Traxxas [...]


Team Durango DEX210F DEX410v5

Teaser – Team Durango DEX210F & DEX410v5 Buggies

With indoor season in full swing, the Team Durango crew has just released new teaser pictures of their upcoming DEX210F and DEX410v5 buggies. Both represent the latest in tech from Team Durango to help you dominate your local track or backyard racing. Full details are coming soon as both are expected to start shipping some time in February. You can get [...]


Castle Creations Mamba XL X Brushless Combo Unboxing

Unboxing The Castle Creations Mamba XL X 1/5th Brushless Com…

When it comes to insane power, Castle Creations is the name that pops into most people’s heads. Their latest over-the-top power system is the Mamba XL X Combo which combines the ridiculous wattage of their 2028 800kV brushless motor with their new X series 1/5th scale ESC. We recently received a unit for review and decided to snap a bunch [...]


JConcepts New Release – Hi-Flow T5M Body

JConcepts Hi-Flow Associated T5M Body

Do you own an Associated T5M? If so, take a look at the new 2016 Hi-Flow body from JConcepts. The Hi-Flow comes with a race bred low profile design and beefy fenders to separate your truck from the pack. Some of its other features include- * Blended styling (a mix of race looks and realism) * Aggressive looking headlights and grill * Comes [...]


Pro-Line 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Clear Body

Video – Pro-Line 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Body

The good folks over at Pro-Line have a new video that shows off just how cool their 2017 Ford Raptor body looks. Hit the video above to check out how the 2017 Raptor looks after being painted up and mounted, plus it has some action video to show how it looks while being driven. The clear 2017 Raptor is priced [...]


Novak Breeze Smart Multi-Rotor Motors Built-In ESC

Novak Breeze Smart Brushless Motors With Built-In ESC

There is no doubt that Novak is a legendary name in the rc world. They have been best known for their surface products, but now they have announced a new line of brushless motors for use in Drones. The Breeze Smart Multi-Rotor Brushless Motors were designed for great performance and feature built in ESCs. That’s right, each motor has a [...]