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Losi Mini 8IGHT-DB

Losi 1/14 Mini 8IGHT-DB

Starting to ship in June is the Losi 1/14 Mini 8IGHT-DB. The Mini 8IGHT-DB features hot scale looks while sporting serious performance with its 3800kV brushless system. It also sits on Losi’s Mini 8IGHT platform which is well known for durability and good handling. Here are some of its highlights- * Comes in RTR form * 30+ mph speed * Spektrum STX2 2.4GHz [...]

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TLR Tuning Kit 8IGHT 4.0

TLR 8IGHT 4.0 Tuning Kit

Bump up the performance of your TLR with their new 8IGHT 4.0 Tuning Kit. The tuning kit comes with a slew of performance upgrades to bring your buggy up to current racing specs. Some of the parts included in the kit include- * New wing and high down-force body * Ultralite aluminum chassis * Heavy duty brakes * Front & rear universal drive shafts * [...]

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Horizon Hobby Weak Signals 2017

Horizon Hobby Booth At Weak Signals 2017

Horizon Hobby has been a huge supporter of Weak Signals for many years, this year their booth was massive and filled with all sorts of rc goodies. With the Weak Signals show being one where products are sold directly to consumers, one end of the Horizon Hobby booth was dedicated to sales, while the other part displayed all of their [...]

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Spektrum DX2E ACTIVE Speedometer Bundle

Spektrum DX2E ACTIVE Speedometer Bundle

Earlier today we posted about the new Losi Tenacity short course truck. As mentioned there, Spektrum is progressing the game and they have just announced their DX2E ACTIVE Speedometer Bundle. The speedometer bundle attaches to your Spektrum DX2E ACTIVE controller and shows your truck’s speed in real time. This makes it easier than ever to get a MPH reading while [...]

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Losi Tenacity SCT

Losi Tenacity SCT

Now here is something really cool, the new Losi Tenacity SCT RTR can be used with an optional digital speedometer that can attach to the included Spektrum DX2E. You can also use an optional phone mount to display the Spektrum Dashboard App on your phone to show you telemetry data. So not only do you get a rugged 4wd RTR [...]

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Dynamite 1/5th Brushless Motor

Dynamite 1/5th Scale Brushless Motor

Coming soon from Dynamite is a new 1/5th Scale Brushless Motor. This giant beast of a motor measures in at 57 x 114mm and can be used on up to 8S of LiPo power. The biggest Dynamite is a sensorless design that sports a 8mm output shaft. The motor is rated at 800kV and should have plenty of power for [...]

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Spektrum Ryan Dunford Interview

Interview With Spektrum’s Ryan Dunford

A few weeks ago Spektrum announced their innovative S6240RX Servo. Servos don’t usually get a lot of attention, but the Spektrum unit is quite unique as it features a built in receiver. The BigSquidRC Bash Crew decided to get with Spektrum to learn more about it, and while we had them at our ear, to ask a number of other [...]

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Losi Desert Buggy XL-E

Losi 1/5 Desert Buggy XL-E

Here ya go 1/5th scale fanatics, the Losi Desert Buggy XL-E has been announced. The XL-E is a massive RTR brushless 1/5th scaled buggy that should do a good job of dominating your local bash spot. Loaded with scale detailing, the beast comes with officially licensed Maxxis tires and an LED light bar for night driving. Here are some of [...]

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Horizon Hobby 8xEIGHT Tournament

Horizon Hobby 8xEIGHT Tournament

Right now Horizon Hobby is holding their 8xEIGHT Tournament. The Horizon Hobby contest puts some of their most popular products against each other in a March Madness style tournament. There are products from Losi, Spektrum, Blade, E-flite, Pro Boat, and Hanger 9 in the contest, use This Link to head over to Horizon’s Facebook page to get your vote on. Give [...]

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Blade Torrent 110 FPV Drone

Blade Torrent 110 FPV Racing Drone

Coming in late April from Blade is the Torrent 110 FPV Racing Drone. The small Torrent 110 packs a punch with four brushless motors and is a great way to get into FPV racing. Small enough to be flown indoors or out, the Torrent 110 has the power and handling you are looking for. * High torque 1104-7600kV brushless motors * Professionally [...]

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Horizon Ultimate Scale Truck Expo

Vaterra & Losi At The Ultimate Scale Truck Expo

Going on this weekend is the 2017 Ultimate Scale Truck Expo in Williston Florida. The folks from both Vaterra and Losi are set up with a booth to show off their scale oriented vehicles, as well as to hang out with drivers and take in all the event has to offer. The USTE has 7 different scale courses to drive [...]

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Furious Moskito 70 Spektrum

Spektrum Compatible Furious Moskito 70

Is the Spektrum Compatible Furious Moskito 70 the ultimate Whoop? It just might be with its seamless integration, ultra-small size, and powerful brushless motors. The Moskito 70 is small enough to be flown just about anywhere, with the kind of performance that should really get your heart pumping. Here are some of its highlights- * Smallest brushless quad on the planet * [...]

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E-Flite Carbon-Z Cessna 150

E-Flite Carbon-Z Cessna 150

New from E-flite is the Carbon-Z Cessna 150. The Cessna is a 84″ giant scale aircraft that is closely modeled after its full scale counterpart. It will be available as either a BNF or a PNP with pricing starting at $379. Here are some of its highlights- * Brushless power system with 60 amp ESC * Loads of scale detailing * Pre-installed LED [...]

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Dynamite Prophet Sport Duo 50W x 2

Dynamite Prophet Sport Duo 50W x 2 Charger

Coming soon from Dynamite is the Prophet Sport Duo 50W x2 battery charger. The latest in a long line of Prophet series chargers, the Sport Duo is a dual port unit, allowing you to charge two batteries at one time. The Prophet has a maximum charge rate of 6 amps and can charge up to a 6S LiPo. * Compact and [...]

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Pro Boat River Jet Boat Street Video

Video – Street Bashing With The Pro Boat River Jet Boat

What do you do when your local street floods? If you are Pro Boat’s Rafael Lopez, you grab your River Jet Boat and get in some water bashing. Check out the video above to see how the River Jet Boat can be run in extremely shallow water, as well as seeing how it has more than enough power to go [...]

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