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Helion Dominus Contest
The good folks over at HobbyTown USA are giving away one of the new Helion Dominus 10SCv2 short course trucks. The 10SCv2 features 4wd, a brushless power system, and is made for bashers like you. The contest ends later today so hit up This Link to get your entry in now.

Read more HobbyTown USA news at This Link, or check out our Dominus 10SCv2 review Right Here on BigSquidRC.

HPI Garage Banner…There we go…Now that I have your undivided attention…

Yes you did read right! Our friends over at HPI Racing have opened a new sub-site called the HPI Garage. This site is built to help you keep track of the HPI cars you own as well as being a repository of information regarding parts, hop ups, and forum links related to your HPI vehicles.

By joining the Garage and signing up for a MyHPI account, you also get entered into quarterly contests automatically. Which brings me back to the Savage XL Octane. Anyone who signs up for an account by March 31st will be entered into this quarter’s drawing, the very first XL Octane off the line!! Don’t worry if you have no HPI vehicles, you can still sign up for an account too!

Still don’t believe me? Check out all the details of MyHPI and the contest via THIS LINK.

For more HPI news on BigSquidRC, click here.

HPI Home Movies
HPI Racing has produced a cool video featuring submissions for their Home Movies Video Contest. The 9 minute video has lots of heavy duty bashing action, and showcases the winning entries. You can still submit your entries as it sounds like HPI plans on continuing the contest. So grab your car and camera and get those videos in to win@hpiracing.com. To get more information on the HPI video contest hit up This Link.

Thank Goodness It’s Friday, hit up This Link for a certified BSRC Mystery Link.

Spaz Stix Body Painting Contest
Our friends over at Spaz Stix paints wanted us to let you know that time is running out in their body painting contest. The contest ends on February 28th and all it takes to enter is to submit a picture of a body (or bodies) that you have done with Spaz Stix paint. The winner will get a cool $250 in cash, while the top 10 runner ups will get $50 in Spaz Stix products. To get more information simply click This Link that takes you over to the official Spaz Stix website.

Get more Spaz Stix news at This Link on BigSquidRC.

proline_valentines

Everyone likes to feel loved right? Well we thought why not give a couple readers a little somethin-somethin. Who doesn’t need a new body and wheels right? And we know you guys love Pro-Line as much as we do, so lets give away some PL goodness!

So what can you win? We hooked up with our friends at Pro-Line for the following Giveaway. One lucky winner will get:
1 Pro-Line hat of their choosing.
1 Pro-Line shirt of their choosing.
1 Pro-Line Decal Set
1 Jeep Cherokee body 3321-00
4 Denali wheels 2747-15
4 1.9″ Interco XL tires 1197-14
1 Big Squid RC Shirt
1 Set of Big Squid RC Stickers

A runner up will get a Big Squid RC shirt, and set of stickers.

The deadline for entries is Monday February 10th 2014 at 11:59pm CST. A winner will be announced sometime on February 11th. A random winner will be chosen from all entries received by our software.

UPDATE:
This contest is open WORLD WIDE NOW! ANYONE can enter and win!

Ok, what are you waiting for? Go enter, and good luck!

a Rafflecopter giveaway

Remember you can get more entries every day!

rpm pick your prize
We are big fans of RPM RC upgrade parts, you probably are too if you bash your truck hard. RPM has recently put up a Facebook page and to promote it they are having a contest. To enter you have to go to RPM’s Facebook page, then “Like” and post a comment. It is very simple to enter and the winner gets their choice of $50 worth of RPM parts. To get started simply click This Link to head over to the official RPM Facebook page.

Click Here for more RPM news on BigSquidRC.

duratrax_monster_giveaway

Yep, you are reading that correctly! With the help of our friends at Duratrax, we are giving away 400 tires. That’s 100 complete sets of four!

This is easily the biggest giveaway we have ever done, and it does not end there, because over the next few weeks we will be giving hints towards a GRAND PRIZE! As if 400 tires isn’t grand enough!

We are giving away are the newest Duratrax tires that we have been talking about HERE (1/10 Monster Truck) and HERE (1/10 Stadium Truck).

Ready to enter? Click here to head over to the OFFICIAL DURATRAX 400 GIVEAWAY PAGE.

Pro-Line Rock Rage Name that tire contest
After one of the more memorable contests we’ve seen, Pro-Line (and all their fans) picked a winner in their “Name That Tire!” contest. Greg Arnone and “Rock Rage” took the win by being voted the best name in the contest.

Lucky Greg now gets the official Pro-Line hook-up with a free set of Rock Rage (#1199-00) tires and other swag, along with being included in the Rock Rage press release and product page on the Pro-Line Website. Congrats to Greg, and we look forward to checking out the Rock Rages when they become available.

Feeling lucky? Take a chance on a BigSquidRC TGIF Mystery Link.

Pro-Line's Name That Tire Contest
The crew over at Pro-Line have come up with a really cool new contest. In their new “Name That Tire!” contest a fan gets to actually provide the name that will go on an upcoming set of monster truck tires. If you are the winner, not only will the name you picked go on the side of the tires, but they’ll totally hook you up with a new set. To get started all you have to do is click THIS LINK.

The Pro-Line crew are some busy people, to see what else they’ve been up to lately check out THIS LINK right here on BigSquidRC.

Helion-Invictus-win

Ok, so if you haven’t heard about our Big Squid RC Bash and Swap Meet, you need to click that link! To help us get people excited for the bash our friends from Hobby Town USA Orland Park have given us two vehicles to give away! A Helion Invictus and a Helion Animus.

So how do you enter to win? (I heard someone yell from the back)

Easy! You need to CLICK LIKE on two facebook posts. One is on the Big Squid RC Facebook Page and the other is on the Hobby Town USA Orland Park page. We will then take all those people that entered, and randomly choose a winner of the Invictus on August 2nd! You do NOT need to be present to win, but you do need to live in the USA.

Then at the Big Squid RC Bash on August 3rd we take whoever is attending that also liked those posts. Those people that show up to the bash will get SPECIAL raffle tickets! And we will choose a winner live at the bash and hand them a brand new Animus! (You need to be present to win) So if you are attending the bash, the odds of you winning are probably pretty good! We will also have a TON of other stuff to give away, this is the first of many announcements to come.

So what are you waiting for? Go find the two posts on the Facebook pages, and like them for a chance to win!

New HPI Website
Along with the release of two new Micro RS4′s, the crew over at HPI Racing have announced they have revamped their website. The new design looks slick and gives you even more information about your favorite HPI bash machines.

To help spread the word about their new website, HPI is having a contest. Readers that help spread the word about the new HPI website on various social networks have a shot at winning some killer prize packs. HPI hasn’t announced exactly what are in these prize packs, but knowing those guys they’ll probably be packed full of goodness.

To view HPI’s revamped website simply Click Here. To read more HPI news here on BigSquidRC THIS is the link you want.

rat_rod_contest Last week we asked our readers to send in pictures of their 1/18th Scale Revo type vehicles for to enter to win an awesome prize pack from Pro-Line Racing, and as usual, our readers did not disappoint!

Thanks again to Pro-Line Racing for the awesome Rat Rod prize pack, and thanks to all of our readers who sent in their “Mevo” pictures.

Our random official winner is Shelby S. of Croydon, PA. Congrats Shelby! We will be sending you an email to get your address and info!

We got a TON of enteries and some great pictures. Posted below are just some of them, I figure 30 should keep you guys happy.


If you didn’t win this time, stay tuned, we have a bunch of great contests coming up including one that will be announced Monday!

rat_rod_contest

Aww yea! It’s time for your chance to win one of the coolest bodies recently released, the Pro-Line Rat Rod! Everyone has been talking about this one since it was released, and now it’s time to take one home. You also get Pro-Line rims, and wheels to complete your conversion as well as a Pro-Line T-shirt and hat!

So how do you enter? Easy! Send us a picture of your 1/16th scale Traxxas E-Revo (That’s the vehicle this body fits) and you are entered to win! We will randomly choose a winner from all valid entries.

Pictures should be sent to pics@ (bigsquidrc dot com)

Pictures must be received by May 18th, 2013 Midnight cst. Please no pictures just taken from the web and sent in, we want to make sure the winner can actually use this stuff! Last time we did a similar contest, someone sent in a picture from OUR own site with the Big Squid logo attached.. I know we are not the brightest folks around here but.. seriously.

Special thanks to our the awesome people at Pro-Line for hooking us up! Check out their site for more awesome bodies, wheels and hop-ups!

Need more Pro-Line news? Get it at THIS LINK right here on BigSquidRC.