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Pro Boat Zelos 36 Twin Catamaran

Pro Boat Zelos 36 Twin Catamaran BL RTR

Looking for a truly overpowered boat to run this spring? Well, we think the Pro Boat Zelos 36 Catamaran will have ya covered on that one. The Zelos comes with not one, but two 56mm x 87mm 6-pole brushless motors to make it absolutely scream on the water. In fact, Pro Boat says the Zelos is the fastest boat in [...]

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DRL

The multi-million dollar drone racing league goes live.

What’s that you say? You STILL don’t believe me, your humble neighborhood drone writer, that FPV racing is taking over in 2016? Well then, I implore you to check out the upcoming DRL or Drone Racing League. While organizations like Multi GP have been taking a community-driven, “grass roots” approach to FPV racing (which is AWESOME, by the way. Multi GP is a fantastic organization and I [...]

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SSD HD Diff Cover for Axial

2 New Axial Upgrades from SSD

Add scale appeal while beefing up your Axial with a couple of new upgrades from SSD RC. The first upgrade is a HD Diff Cover for the Axial Wraith/RR10/Yeti/AX10. These are a low profile design that have been CNC machined out of aluminum and are available anodized in black or in grey. Sporting a true scale inspired look, they have a [...]

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JConcepts 1984 Ford F-150 Body

JConcepts 1984 Ford F-150 Body

New from JConcepts is a 1984 Ford F-150 Clear Body. The F-150 has a classic look that can help set your truck apart in a crowd. Designed to fit scale trucks from Vaterra and Axial, the F-150 is fully licensed by Ford and sports numerous scale details. * Made to fit 12.5″ wheelbase trucks * 1:1 headlight and grill treatment * Comes covered [...]

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Video HPI Venture FJ Cruiser

Video – HPI Venture FJ Cruiser Snow Adventure!

Like most of the world, the BigSquidRC Bash Crew is biting at the bit to get our hands on the hot new HPI Venture FJ Crusier. To make our waiting even harder, HPI has just released a new video showing the Venture FJ getting in some Southern California snow action. Watch the video above to see how cool the FJ [...]

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Spektrum DX6R 6-Channel DSMR Smart Radio System

Spektrum DX6R 6-Channel DSMR Smart Radio System

Whoa! Spektrum isn’t messing around with their new DX6R Smart Radio System. What makes the DX6R so special? First off, it is a high-end radio that uses an Android Powered Full Color Touch Screen. Secondly, it was designed with all the latest and greatest technology, but to still be easy to use. It is obvious that Spektrum is shooting to [...]

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TLR 8IGHT-E 4.0 4WD Electric Buggy Kit

TLR 8IGHT-E 4.0 4WD Electric Buggy Kit

Go fast while enjoying great handling with the new 8IGHT-E 4.0 from TLR. What’s new on the version 4.0? Well, the biggest news is a completely redesigned chassis made specifically for electric power. Some of the other updates include- * Revised suspension geometry * Variable motor & center diff angles * Larger bearing spindle and hubs * Two different battery & ESC locations * New [...]

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Maverick iON XB Review

Maverick iON XB Buggy Review

Maverick RC is new to the US market. In Europe they are well known as a basher line for HPI, but only recently have they decided to make a push here in the good ole’ USA. We tested one of their 1/18th scale rally cars a few weeks ago and this week we are posting our review of the 1/18th [...]

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HPI Savage XL 5.9 V 2.0

3 Updated Savages Being Shown By HPI

The Savage line-up of trucks from HPI Racing has earned a reputation for durability, speed, and all out bashing fun. For 2016 the HPI has updated and improved the entire line to be better than ever before. First up is the Savage XL 5.9 2.0 (#116050). It receives a brand new F5.9 nitro engine for better acceleration and more overall power. [...]

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HPI Jumpshot SC

3 New Jumpshot Trucks from HPI

There is no doubt that HPI Racing is primed to have a fantastic show at Nuremberg 2016. Besides taking over the world with their Venture FJ, they are announcing loads of other new trucks. Last year we got a chance to test their Jumpshot MT, which we found to be a great basher. For 2016 HPI is announcing a new [...]

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HPI Savage XS Flux Vaughn Gittin Jr. Signature Edition

HPI Savage XS Flux Vaughn Gittin Jr. Signature Edition

Coming soon from HPI Racing is the Vaughn Gittin Jr. Signature Edition of the Savage XS Flux. While not much has changed under the hood, the latest Savage XS gets some seriously eye candy with Vaughn Gittin Jr. livery, green wheels & springs, and HB Power Pin tires. The Vaughn Gittin Savage has a part number of #115967 and you can [...]

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HPI Formula Q32

HPI Formula Q32

New for you small scale fanatics is the Formula Q32 from HPI Racing. The Formula Q32 is one of a bunch of new products that HPI is showing at the Nuremberg Toy Fair this year. The Formula is like other vehicles in the Q32 family, they are palm sized cars that can be raced just about anywhere. Some of the [...]

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HPI Baja Kraken Buggy

2 New Kraken 1/5 Buggies from HPI Racing

With 2016 being the year of large scale rc, it is only fitting that HPI Racing announced a pair of new 1/5th Scale Buggies at the Nuremberg show. And better still, both are part of a collaboration with Kraken RC. First up is the HPI Baja Kraken Sidewinder X5 Buggy (the white buggy above). The Sidewinder comes out of the box [...]

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Cubby AMA Motocross National

THE Cub Report, Version- Everybody Wants To Rule The World

Well hello there friend it has been a whole week, welcome back to THE Cub Report. This week I’ll keep the water cooler fodder to a minimum and just make up a few things as I go… First up, Formula 1 season can’t get here soon enough. While AMA Supercross kicks off early in the year (along with the Dakar rally), [...]

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HPI Racing Hoonicorn Ford Mustang

HPI Racing Hoonicorn Ford Mustang

Fresh off the press from the Nuremberg Toy Fair is the HPI Hoonicorn Ford Mustang and it looks like a doozy. With hardcore street attitude inspired by Ken Block and Monster Energy, the Hoonicorn Ford Mustang should give people whiplash when you break it out at your next backyard bash. Under the hood sits an HPI RS4 Sport 3 four [...]

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