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Associated RC8T3 Team Kit

Team Associated RC8T3 Team Kit

By adding performance parts from the Team Associated RC8B3 nitro and RC8B3e, the new RC8T3 nitro truggy kit should make for a beast out on the track. The 7075 aluminum chassis on the RC8T3 has been designed for optimal weight distribution, while a pillow ball front end allows for more steering and greater durability. * Long life V2 diffs * Lightweight ring [...]

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Kyosho Inferno Neo ST Race Spec 2.0

Kyosho Inferno Neo ST Race Spec 2.0

Hot on the heals of the announcement of the Optima Buggy Re-release, the folks at Kyosho have also released full details on the upcoming Inferno Neo ST Race Spec 2.0 truggy. This RTR behemoth comes fully built and ready to bash with a potent KE.25 nitro engine. What are some of its other highlights you ask? * Pull start engine with [...]

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SWORKz S350T US Edition

SWORKz S350T US Edition Truggy

Outdoor nitro season isn’t that far away, or at least that is what the groundhog said a couple of days ago. Stretching the rod on an engine, runaways, burnt clutches, and that sweet smell of burnt nitro is a great way of curing cabin fever once the weather switches from icy to nice. On that note, the folks at SWORKz [...]

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Team Magic E6 III BES Monster Truck

Team Magic E6 III BES 1/8th Monster Truck

For all you hardcore monster truck bashers, there is a new version of Team Magic’s 1/8th scale monster truck on the way. The new E6 III BES comes as a ARR that is fully assembled but does not include electronics, saving you some cash if you’ve already got some laying around. It also comes fully optioned with a bunch of [...]

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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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JConcepts Fin Lightweight 8th Scale Wheel Nuts

JConcepts Fin Lightweight 1/8th Wheel Nuts

For all you 8th scale drivers, the folks at JConcepts has announced Fin Lightweight Wheel Nuts. Like all JConcepts products, it is obvious a lot of attention to detail went into the wheel nuts. They use a large flange for extra support on the wheel and excess material has been eliminated to shave weight. They are closed on the outside [...]

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JQ Racing ARMA Energy RTR Buggies

JQ Racing ARMA Energy Drink RTR Buggies

The folks at JQ Racing are teaming up with ARMA Energy Drinks on a pair of new RTR 1/8 Buggies. The first is a brushless version that comes standard with a Savox servo, 1800kV motor, and 2.4GHz radio system. The second is nitro and powered by a Alpha pull start engine. The nitro comes standard with a glowplug, an igniter, [...]

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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 [...]

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SWorkz S350 Evo II Limited

SWorkz S350 Evo II Limited 1/8 Nitro Buggy

Now being teased by SWORKz is the S350 Evo II Limited. Full details have not been released, but a few teaser shots have been posted to show off their latest 8th scale nitro race machine. What we do know is that it will start shipping in late January and that you can hit up This Link to check out the [...]

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DGI Racing Rollrunner chassi dyno

DGI Racing Rollrunner Chassis Dyno

Want to find out how fast your truck is without have to make a trip to the local bash spot? Make that an easy task with the Rollrunner Chassis Dyno from DGI Racing. The Rollrunner is adjustable to fit cars from 1/10th to 1/5th scale and allows you to run/test/tune your truck from the comfort of your own garage or [...]

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Associated RC8B3 and RC8B3e Kit Bundle

Associated RC8B3 and RC8B3e Kit Bundle

Now here is something interesting from Team Associated, they are Bundling both of their 8th scale race buggies for one slightly lower price. The RC8B3 and RC8B3e share 90% of their parts. If you plan on racing nitro and electric 8th scale next spring, now would be a good time to save some cash on a new pair while giving [...]

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Serpent VIPER 977-EVO 35th Anniversary Limited Edition

Serpent VIPER 977-EVO 35th Anniversary Limited Edition

Coming soon is the very special 35th Anniversary Limited Edition Viper 977-Evo from Serpent. The special edition car is being released to help Serpent celebrate their 35 years in the rc car business and only 350 cars will be produced. Even more special is that the very first car in the run will be auctioned off for charity, making it [...]

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Team RedCat TR-MT8E Monster Truck

Unboxing – Team RedCat TR-MT8E Monster Truck

Just in to the BigSquidRC offices is the Team RedCat 1/8 TR-MT8E Monster Truck. The big news is that it is the very first truck in the new Team RedCat high-end line of bashers, so we can’t wait to see how it stacks up against trucks like the Kraton, MT-4 G3, and Revo. As we tore the box open we grabbed [...]

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Tekno EB48SL Super Light 8th Buggy

Tekno EB48SL Super Light 1/8th Electric Buggy

New from Tekno RC is the EB48SL. The “SL” stands for Super Light, which is said to give it 10th scale handling, with the durability of an 8th scale. The EB48SL is built on the SCT410.3 platform and therefore shares 95% of the same parts. This makes the buggy easy to drive fast and a great choice for winter indoor [...]

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TLR 8IGHT 4.0 Race Kit

TLR 8IGHT 4.0 Nitro Buggy Race Kit

New for all you nitro burners is the TLR 8IGHT 4.0 Nitro Buggy Race Kit. The 4.0 isn’t an all new design, instead it comes with a bunch of refinements for better handling and great durability. The biggest change on the 4.0 is a new offset on its drivetrain. This change gives the 4.0 an improved power bias (more power [...]

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