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RC Freaks Bash

RC Freaks Bash This Weekend In Fenton Missouri

If you live in the Midwest there is a big bash going on this weekend. The RC Freaks of St Louis are holding an event Sunday, September 18th in Fenton Missouri. There will be a long jump competition (with a $50 payout!), as well as freestyle and a crawling event. But wait, there’s more! They will even be holding an [...]


DRVN Pro Aluminum Trailing Arms Yeti

DRVN Pro Rear Lower Trailing Arms For The Yeti

New from the crew at DRVN Pro are Aluminum Rear Trailing Arms for the Yeti/Score Trophy Truck/Bomber. The arms are not only much stronger than the stock plastic pieces, but can also add some serious bling to your rig. Machined from 6061 aluminum, the arms are a direct fit and are proudly made right here in the good old USA. The [...]


Yokomo YD-4MR

Yokomo YD-4MR Drift Car

The crew over at Yokomo aren’t messing around in the drift scene. Over the last couple of years they have released some incredible cars, ones that have helped raise the bar in drifting. Their latest uber machine coming to the market will be the YD-4MR. The YD-4MR is a rear mid-motored 4wd high-end drifter designed for the ultimate in sideways [...]


Venom 50w dual output charger

Venom 50W Dual Output 3S LiPo & LiFe Charger

Coming soon from Venom is the 50W Dual Output LiPo And LiFe Battery Charger. This is a charger that Venom has designed to be affordable and incredibly easy to use. In fact, to charge a pack all you have to do is plug a pack in and it will automatically start to charge at the charge rate that you have [...]


Traxxas Bigfoot Monster Truck

Traxxas Bigfoot Monster Truck With Video

Coming soon, very soon, from Traxxas is a 1/10th 2WD Bigfoot Monster Truck. This should be huge news to all you Bigfoot fans out there. The Traxxas Bigfoot has a fully licensed/scale realistic body that comes on the proven Stampede platform. Power is provided by a Titan 12 turn brushed motor and a 7 cell NiMH. * 2 different paint schemes * [...]


SSD 2 Speed Transmission SCX10 II

SSD 2 Speed Transmission Conversion Kit For SCX10 II

2 speed transmissions can work great when trail driving or rock crawling. A “Granny low” first gear helps put the perfect amount of power to the ground during tricky sections, while a taller second gear comes in handy when the trail opens up. To hook up all you SCX10 II owners, SDD has just announced a new 2 Speed Transmission [...]


Kyosho Motorcycle

2 New Motorcycles From Kyosho

Just announced by Kyosho are a pair of new motorcycles in their “Hanging On Racer” series. The first bike is a 1991 Honda NSR500 with the second being a 1992 S.R.T. SUZUKI RGV-Γ. Both bikes will come as kits and feature a rider that sways side-to-side as the bike leans into corners. Scale detailing is high on both bikes, as [...]


dromida brushless rally car unboxing

Unboxing – Dromida Brushless Rally Car

The 1/18th scale vehicles from Dromida have been great sellers since they were first introduced. The line-up included two trucks and one buggy, all of which were durable, fun vehicles to drive. To branch out a bit, Dromida recently announced a pair of new on-road cars, a touring car and a rally version. While we unboxed our Brushless RTR Rally Car [...]


Spektrum SR2100 Antenna-Less Receiver

Spektrum Antenna-Less SR2100 Micro Receiver

Need to save some space in that tight install of yours? Spektrum has announced a new Antenna-Less SR2100 Micro Receiver. The SR2100 has an extremely small footprint, plus there is no need to worry about how to route the antenna. Some of the highlights on the SR2100 include- * 3 channel receiver * Uses DSMR protocol * Fast 5.5ms frame rate * Uses Reliakote [...]



THE Cub Report, Version- Just Don’t Do It

No matter if you are at a local bash spot, trail, track, or rock pile, there are just some things you shouldn’t do. Here is a list I have compiled of things that I have seen Joe Blow bashers (and even guys on our Bash Crew) actually do, that probably aren’t a good idea… While at the local track testing… just [...]


Kyosho Turbo Scorpion Re-Release

Full Details – Kyosho Turbo Scorpion Re-Release

After some teasing a couple of weeks ago, full details have been announced by Kyosho on their re-release of the Turbo Scorpion. The old schooler will come as a kit and sports a few revisions over the original to help it handle today’s power systems. Here is the scoop- * Scorpion-style wheels in a larger 2.2″ size * 12mm oil shocks * 20mm [...]


STRC Universal Tool Handle

STRC Aluminum Universal Tool Handle

Coming soon from ST Racing Concepts is a new 1/4″ Insert Universal Tool Handle. The tool handle matches the rest of STRC’s nut drivers and will be available in a bunch of different colors. For strength and durability, the handle has been CNC machined from high quality aluminum. The tip is designed for 1/4″ bits and has a part number [...]


VBC Racing Lightning FXM

VBC Racing Lightning FXM F1 Kit

Now shipping for the F1 wars this winter is the VBC Racing Lightning FXM. The designers at VBC set out to make a more versatile, durable, and easier to drive formula one car, the FXM is the result. A completely re-designed rear pod heads the list of changes. * 7075 rear wing support * New rear axle mount with shim based ride [...]


TC 7.1 Factory Team Kit

New TC 7.1 FT Kit Announced!

On road racers be warned! Team Associated has just announced its new TC 7.1 FT kit! An evolution too the TC 7.0, it has a narrower chassis, lower center of gravity, a new one piece motor mount, and many more new features that will shave off those pesky little seconds off your lap time! Check out all the details at this [...]


HoBao Racing Hyper VT

HoBao Racing Hyper VT RTR

It is officially 1/8th on-road day here at BigSquidRC. After having posted the new HB Racing and Serpent 1/8th on-road cars, here we are with the HoBao Racing Hyper VT. The Hyper VT was teased back in July, but now full details have been announced. The 1/8th on-road Hyper VT comes in both nitro and brushless RTR forms. The Nitro Version [...]