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Everybody’s Scalin’ Accessorize!

Whether you’re looking for items for your scale rig or your scale garage, accessories play a huge role in the scalin world. So where can someone find all these awesome little accessories? As most of us know RC4WD and Pro Line have a pretty good selection of scale accessories but sometimes that’s not enough. For a while I was a [...]


REVIEW – Traxxas TRX-4 Sport

Just in time for the summer, Traxxas releases the TRX-4 Sport. The Sport is the latest TRX-4 model and will be all over the trails before you know it. So, what makes this one so different from the Defender, Tactical Unit and the Bronco? Sit back, relax and find out what the TRX4 Sport has to offer in this review. [...]


Unboxing the Traxxas TRX-4 Sport

Hot off the press, the new Traxxas TRX-4 Sport has made its way to Big Squid RC! I was super excited when I heard about the release of the Sport, and since it won’t be out till mid June, we got some sweet unboxing pictures for you all to fill the void till then! Keep an eye out for a [...]



A lot of work went into opening day; three months of planning and a month of backbreaking labor. Every rock, scale building, and obstacles carefully placed. To be honest, at one point I started having doubts. I started asking myself did I take on too much, am I going to be able to accomplish the goals I had set for [...]



  There’s something satisfying about breathing new life into a RC vehicle that hasn’t been used in a while. I was able to get my hands on the RC four-wheel-drive Gelande 2 that Cubby reviewed.  Within 10 minutes of running this truck it’s become my favorite vehicle. The scale details on the vehicle are outstanding; from a full interior to even [...]


Big Squid RC Bash and Smash Event Coverage (Finally!)

Over the summer we held an AWESOME bash event at the St. Charles Hobby Town. A couple of days later I was on a plane to SoCal and edited a bunch of the photos from the event. I’m guessing it was the airplane food, but apparently the post never went live. This is that post. Huge apologies for the [...]


We’re doing the encrypting thing too you guys!

In an attempt to be like all the other cool kids on the innerwebs, we’ve decided to implement some TLS encryption on our website. We actually implemented it a few weeks ago, and some of you have already found the https links we’ve been sprinkling into our posts. We’re still not quite ready to go full time with it though. [...]


Pro-Line Wipeout Video Contest Winners

By now you have probably watched all the top videos from the Pro-Line Racing Wipeout Video CONTEST a few times, but we wanted to take a moment to congratulate the winners! Again, a HUGE THANK YOU to everyone that submitted videos, and a GIGANTIC THANK YOU to Pro-Line Racing for helping make this contest possible! We couldn’t do it without [...]


Pro-Line Wipeout Video Contest Finals!

That’s right folks! It’s down to just two awesome videos! We can’t thank Pro-Line Racing enough for helping us put on such an awesome CONTEST! If you don’t know about it, hit that link. Also, a HUGE THANK YOU to everyone that submitted videos! We had some really amazing ones this year, but it has all come down to these! We [...]


Pro-Line Wipeout Contest – Cast Your Vote!

If you haven’t heard yet, together with Pro-Line racing, we were hosting the Pro-Line Wipeout Video Contest where someone is going to win $1000 + prizes! Yes, it’s insane, but it’s also amazing! We have received a TON of videos, and the Big Squid RC crew has narrowed it down to the top 16. Those 16 are going to battle head [...]


Pro-Line Racing Wipeout Contest – WORLD UPDATE!

First off, this is a reminder to get those video submissions in! Thank you to everyone that has been sending in some great videos, but if you haven’t already, what are you waiting for? You have a chance to win $1000! Second, the WORLD update! There were a couple of people that were not happy about the contest being limited [...]


Pro-Line Racing Wipeout Video Contest – $1000 Cash Prize!

Listen up people, it’s that time of the year again! Announcing the Pro-Line Racing “Wipeout Video Contest” with a $1000 cash prize! You read that correctly, this is the insane contest that has everyone hitting the record button! Did you shoot some great video footage over the summer? Maybe you have plans for an awesome video you are about to [...]


Big Squid RC On Instagram is Here!

Are you a Big Squid RC fan that also likes to hang out on Instagram? Give us a follow on the new Official Big Squid RC Instagram Page ! Get updates on the latest posts, sneak peaks into new projects, exclusive contests and more! Check us out on Instagram with THIS LINK.


BigSquidRC Long Jump Contest

Records Smashed At Big Squid Long Jump Competition

Last weekend in Champaign IL, the BigSquidRC Bash Crew held a special Long Jump Competition. Our Bash Crew gathered up a bunch of cars, a bunch of people, and met up at World famous Speed Run Road to go big and have a fun day of bashing. The longest jump of the day was laid down by Paul Bludgen from Midlothian [...]


BigSquidRC 2016 Bash & Smash

Event Coverage – Big Squid’s 2016 Bash & Smash!

At last, our BigSquidRC 2016 Bash & Smash is in the books, and quite the bash it was! With drivers coming in from all over the Midwest, a perfect venue, and some of the best weather that the Chi-Town metro has seen in months, the Bash & Smash just couldn’t have been much better. On Sunday April 17th, Bash & Smash [...]