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ARRMA Smart Diffs

Teaser – ARRMA Smarter Diff Technology

We posted the first teaser a couple of weeks ago, now there is a second video giving yet more clues to what Hobbico is up to. Check out the video above to see what you think ARRMA’s Smarter Diff Technology might be all about. And better yet, is that a whole new ARRMA platform shown at the very end of [...]

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Duratrax Showdown CR Tires

3 New Crawling and Oval Tires From Duratrax

As we exclusively Reported Right Here, the folks at Duratrax have a bunch of new tires on the way. Today we have received pricing information on the three latest releases – the Showdown CR and Scaler CR crawling tires, plus the Bandito SC-M oval tires. Both the Duratrax Showdown and Scaler CRs start at $17 a pair for just the tires [...]

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Futaba 3PV

Futaba 3PV Coming To The States Next Month

As we first reported Here, Futaba has a new bashing oriented transmitter called the 3PV and it is hitting the states next month. Nobody likes walking around like a noob with a RTR transmitter, the 3PV is a great step up from stock without destroying your wallet. So what’s the scoop on the 3PV? America will be getting two different versions, [...]

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New Duratrax Tires

New Tires Coming Soon From Duratrax

Coming soon to a hobby shop near you are a bunch of New Tires from Duratrax. Ranging from crawler, to short course, to buggy tires, several new tread designs are on the way, as well some hot looking new wheels. Pictured in this post are some of the new crawler wheels/tires that we have been testing. The Deep Wood CR and [...]

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rc brain hobbico

Teaser – Hobbico’s “What If An RC Car Had A Brain?”

The latest teaser from Hobbico really has our minds wandering. They put out the question, “What if an rc car had a brain?”. That got us to thinking, what would happen if a new Dromida or ARRMA came with a brain inside? Could it do homework? Could it fix dinner? Could it cure cancer? For now there are no more [...]

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2016 ARRMA Typhon 6S BLX Buggy

Updated 2016 ARRMA Typhon 6S BLX Buggy

Newly updated, and coming to a hobby shop near you in June, is the 2016 version of the ARRMA Typhon BLX Buggy. The last Typhon gained quite a reputation as a great handling do-it-all bash machine, here is what’s new on the latest version- * Reliable Tactic TTX300 radio gear * More durable rear wing mount * All new wheels * Updated 6S ready [...]

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Video ARRMA Granite

Video – Ditch Jumping With The ARRMA Granite

It is no secret that the ARRMA Granite BLX is a great bash machine. Recently the folks at Hobbico took one out to get some good old fashioned bashing in and shot video of their adventure. Watch the above video to see Hobbico’s surface team manager Brad Brucker get in some airtime with the Granite BLX. Brad goes into full-on [...]

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video rc truck tailwhip on water

Video – Wicked ARRMA Senton Tailwhip On Water!

With the weather getting warmer, more bashers are getting outside to go extreme with their trucks. That includes BigSquidRC Bash Crew member Craig Nelson. Craig (AKA GIGAWATTSLAB on YouTube) is the ramp builder to the stars and is known for his hydroplane videos. Craig’s latest video showcases the ARRMA Senton BLX and also shows one of the latest crazes to [...]

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Hobbico RC Runners

Video – Hobbico RC Runner Shoes

Hey, everybody loves those Heelys shoes, you know the ones with the wheel in the back that helps you go real fast. Now Hobbico has upped the ante with their new RC Runner Shoes. These allow you to bolt on a pair of 6S brushless powered ARRMA Sentons to your feet, making your trip to just about anywhere really, REALLY, [...]

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2016 ARRMA Fury Mega Brushed

ARRMA Updates Their 1/10th Brushed Line-up

ARRMA has become one of the best and most popular bash companies on the planet. We see lots of their brushed series of 1/10th scalers at every bash we go to, for 2016 ARRMA has made a few small changes to make them better than ever. As you can see by the pictures, the Mega Series brushed Fury, Raider, Granite, and [...]

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Dromida Wasteland Video

Video – Getting Your Dromida Wasteland Up & Running

For all you new Dromida Wasteland owners, the crew over at Hobbico have made a video that shows how easy it is to get your car up and running. The short 30 second video shows how to insert the AA batteries into the transmitter, how to charge the car’s battery, as well as how to load one of the foam [...]

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Updated 2016 ARRMA Kraton

Updated 2016 ARRMA Kraton

One of our all time favorite bash trucks around the offices of BigSquidRC is the ARRMA Kraton. It is crazy fast, jumps like a rockstar, and can take a beating with the best of them. For 2016 the Kraton has received some upgrades to make it better than ever. What’s the scoop on the new Kraton? * New Tactic TTX300 radio [...]

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118 mph arrma typhon

Video – 118 MPH ARRMA Typhon

The folks over at ARRMA shot us a press release with a video of one of their Typhon buggies doing a staggering 118 MPH. The video was made by Wig Splitter RC and has various speed run passes showing just how fast the Typhon can go. Watch the video above to see the Typhon really eating up some pavement, or [...]

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RISE Universal Drone Backpack

RISE Universal Drone Backpack

New from RISE is a Universal Drone Backpack. The RISE backpack can hold up to a 350 size drone, or up to four micro-sized units. The backpack has a durable water-resistant outer shell and the interior dividers can be easily moved to accommodate many different shapes or sizes. It was also designed with convenience in mind with plenty of different [...]

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Aquacraft Mini Rio Tactic Boat

Aquacraft Mini Rio Now With Tactic Radio

The popular Aquacraft Mini Rio Offshore Racer is now getting an update by shipping with a Tactic TTX300 Radio System. The boat stays mostly the same with its ABS hull and water cooled 380 motor, but the addition of the TTX300 is a nice upgrade with its reliable, interference free performance. The Tactic equipped Mini Rio is street priced at [...]

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