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ECX KickFlip BeatBox LED

ECX KickFlip and BeatBox Now With LED Ground Effect Lig…

ECX has announced that they have added Ground Effect LED Lighting to their popular 1/36th scaled BeatBox and KickFlip. Also of note, both models keep the same low price point, however, both have received some body changes. The BeatBox gets a new paint scheme, while the KickFlip has been transformed from a buggy to a desert style truck. Both vehicles are [...]

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ECX Outburst Motorcycle

ECX Outburst 1/14th Motorcycle

New from the good folks over at ECX is the Outburst Motorcycle. The 1/14th scale Outburst uses gyro stabilization to make it easy to drive, while side arms help keep it upright and from getting all scratched up. Some of its other highlights include- * Working LED headlight and taillight * Everything you need comes in the box * Comes with 1S LiPo [...]

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ECX Circuit with AVC Unboxing

ECX 4WD Brushless Circuit with AVC Unboxing

We’ve been working on our review of the ECX 4WD Brushless Circuit Stadium Truck with AVC for several weeks now. Before the full review goes live we wanted to post some unboxing pictures so you can see exactly what it looks like when the box is cracked open. As you can see by the pictures, everything is included with the Circuit. [...]

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Horizon Hobby HobbyTown USA

Horizon Hobby at the 2015 HobbyTown USA Convention

Sporting a huge room at the ’15 HobbyTown USA Convention was our friends from Horizon Hobby. Ice cold Rockstar Energy Drinks were in abundance (they have a collaboration with them) as were snacks to keep tired convention attendees going. If you haven’t already noticed, Horizon is placing a big emphasis on staying at the front edge of the latest technology. For [...]

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ECX Ruckus Brushless 4wd Review

ECX Brushless 4wd Ruckus Monster Truck Review

Want to talk about prime bashing machines? Then lets talk about brushless 4wd monster trucks, arguably the premier weapon of choice by backyard bashers across the globe. Today we’ll be talking a good close look at the entry from ECX into that class, the Ruckus Brushless 4wd with AVC from Horizon Hobby. Can it bash with the best of them? [...]

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TBR ECX Circuit 4x4 Bumper

T-Bone Racing Thrasher Front Bumper For The ECX Circuit…

Protect the front end on your ECX Circuit 4×4 with the new Thrasher Series Front Bumper from T-Bone Racing. The TBR crew put some kick up in its design to keep you from digging in when landing an endo, while its extra width (6-5/8″) goes a long ways towards protecting the front a-arms and shocks. Extra tough nylon is used [...]

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Unboxing ECX Ruckus 4WD Brushless

Unboxing the ECX Ruckus 4WD Brushless RTR

Want to do some serious bashing? If so, it is hard to beat a 4wd monster truck. The folks over at ECX have a Brushless and AVC equipped version of their Torment 4WD that is aimed right at a typical basher. With its big tires and serious power under the hood, it should be a prime bashing vehicle. Below you’ll find [...]

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Brushed 2wd Short Course Truck Shootout Group 2

Brushed 2WD Short Course Shootout is Here!

Finally! We have been talking about doing this shootout for a long time. We have received tons of emails asking us to do it, and it’s finally here! This shootout has the Traxxas Slash vs ECX Torment vs ARRMA Fury vs HPI Blitz! We went with the 2WD Brushed versions of these trucks as we have done other variations in [...]

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Video – ECX at the Lucas Oil Off Road Series

The folks at ECX have released a video showing some short course truck action from the last round of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series. Their video includes some Vaterra Slickrock crawling action and also shows off the custom ECX Torment K&N Pro Lite Truck driven by Bradley Morris that they will be giving away later this year. To [...]

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ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, 02.26.2015, Version- Excuse Me While I Take …

“Review Request Hey Guys, I was reading through your review of the ECX Circuit and noticed that there is a newer version that ships with brushless. While I was surprised to see the original rated so well I was curios if you have had the chance to play with the newer one and how much of a difference the new motor makes [...]

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RPM ECX Gear Cover

RPM Sealed Gear Cover for ECX 2WDs

RPM has been making heavy duty Gear Covers for a very long time. They are beefier than stock, last longer, and tend to keep more dust and dirt out of your spur gear than the stock unit. The latest gear cover from RPM fits the 1/10th 2WD line of vehicles from ECX. With a quick access slipper plug, a better [...]

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ECX KickFlip BeatBox Review

ECX BeatBox & KickFlip Review – Horizon Hobby

ECX made a big splash with the announcement of their 1/36th scale KickFlip buggy and BeatBox truck. Not only was their small size big news, but also their very affordable price point. We’ve spent a couple months thrashing the BeatBox and KickFlip to find out everything we could about them. Are they truly hobby grade? Do they have enough power [...]

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ECX 4WD Brushless Ruckus AVC

4WD ECX Ruckus and Circuit Get Brushless Power & AVC

ECX has given the 4WD Ruckus and 4WD Circuit two very important upgrades- Brushless Power and AVC stability control. Both trucks receive 4 pole Dynamite 3300kV brushless motors and Dynamite 8.4V 3300mAh NiMH batteries for power. Waterproof electronics come standard and both trucks are equipped with Spektrum DX2E radio systems. The Brushless 4wd Circuit has a part number of #ECX03017, the [...]

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ECX Beatbox Unboxing

We recently got our hands on the ECX Beatbox and Kickflip 1/36 scale vehicles, and it was time to get them out of the boxes. Shocking note was the insanely small size of those body pins! You can see the comparison to a normal size pin. We will save our thoughts for the full review, for now enjoy all [...]

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ECX RC Aluminum Upgrades

ECX 2wd & 4wd Aluminum Upgrades from Horizon Hobby

Looking to make your ECX more durable? Want to add some bling? If so, ECX has multiple Aluminum Upgrades for their 2wd and 4wd 1/10th scale vehicles. From shock towers, to shocks, to hub carriers, they have a number of hot looking blue anodized option parts to beef up your ECX. Pricing ranges from around $16 to $38 and you [...]

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