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2019 Bash Vehicle of the Year!

It’s the end of 2019, and that leaves us with one post left. It’s hard to overstate how difficult this decision was for us. Everyone here in the office has been arguing their sides, coming up with lists, and I think if Cubby didn’t have to leave for his New Years Eve party, there may have been fisticuffs. It’s the [...]

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Big Squid RC 2019 Crawler/Scaler of the Year!

Another year down, and 2019 brought some incredible crawling/scaling vehicles. There were so many releases in 2019, at one point Jeremy (or scale guy) was letting anyone who wanted to work on a scale review take it because he was so swamped. We were basically doing daily unboxings, and it was all scale/crawler stuff. Like all the categories, this one [...]

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2019 Bash Product of the Year

We started the Bash Product of the Year category in 2018 because we wanted to recognize some of the great products that were released but didn’t get the hype of the Vehicle of the Year category. Since it’s inception, this category is a tough one, and here in 2019 it was quite the debate. The one product everyone could agree [...]

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Big Squid RC Merch Store Sale!

Our merch store partner has just sent a 20% off coupon code that’s good to 12/01/2019! Use the code CYBER20 now! If you haven’t visited our new merch store, click the Big Squid RC Shop link and check it out. We have a ton of cool new shirts, hoodies and more in kids sizes to 6X! Do us a favor, and [...]

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Big Squid Podcast – Episode 14 – JConcepts – Jason Ruona

On today’s podcast we’d like to welcome Jason Ruona, the owner of JConcepts. It’s a great listen, and interesting to hear some of his takes on the many genre’s that exist in the RC world, and all the ways JConcepts covers all the corners. Jason talks about how he got his start in RC, and where JConcepts is going in [...]

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Big Squid Podcast - Episode 13 - Horizon Hobby Chris Dickers…

Hello to all of our podcast fans! Welcome to another Big Squid RC 2019 podcast! Episode 13 has Tim and I sitting down with Chris Dickerson, President of Horizon Hobby along with Steve Petrotto Director of Marketing. We got to sit down with Chris and Steve at this years Horizon Hobby RC Fest and chat about all things Horizon [...]

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Big Squid Podcast – Episode 12 – Horizon Hobby Greg Sopa

Greetings to all of our podcast fans! Welcome to another Big Squid RC 2019 podcast! This latest episode is a chat with Greg Sopa from Horizon Hobby. He joins us to talk about the upcoming Horizon Hobby RC Fest event. For those that are wondering what goes on there, what you can do and experience, Greg does a great job [...]

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How to Install the RC4WD Winch Kit on a Traxxas TRX-4

As the scale market just continues to explode, there are a lot of people looking to add more and more accessories to their scale vehicles. One of the more popular is the RC4WD Winch. We have been hearing a lot of people are unsure about wiring it up, and what it takes, so here is a little ‘how to’ [...]

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BASH-NESS ARRMA KRATON WINNER!

We have an official winner in the ARRMA Kraton March Bash-ness 2019 Giveaway! The ARRMA Kraton giveaway had the most entries we have ever received, which tells us our audience is growing like crazy AND you guys REALLY like the Kraton! Thank you all for spreading the word on the contest and being loyal readers! The official winner is: William [...]

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March Bash-ness 2019 – FINALS!

It’s the 2019 March Bash-ness FINALS! Is there going to be a repeat from 2018 in the bash bracket? Is the ARRMA Kraton going to knock out the Losi Super Baja Rey? Last year the SBR was pretty new, not a lot of people had their hands on it still, and didn’t know how much of a basher it truly [...]

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March Bash-ness 2019 – FINAL FOUR BASH AND SCALE!

It’s March Bash-ness 2019 FINAL FOUR! To keep things moving along, we are voting for both the BASH bracket and SCALE bracket this round! Just like the basketball versions, about everyone’s bracket has been pretty busted lol. We have had some exciting match ups so far, and there were a bunch of surprises with what vehicles made it into the [...]

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March Bash-ness 2019 – Bash Edition Round 2

Round two starts now, and holy cow did it get serious quick! There are some insane match ups this round, match ups that some people think should of been the finals. It’s going to be crazy! This is round 2 of the Bash Bracket, we are going to ping pong one more time with a bash bracket and a scale bracket, [...]

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Big Squid Podcast – Episode 11 – Knight Customs Part 2

Hello to all of our podcast fans! Welcome to another Big Squid RC 2019 podcast! We recently had James Knight from Knight Customs on, and it was a great episode, and I think we all learned a ton about the 3d side of the custom market, so it seemed like something we should revisit. Knight Customs really has some [...]

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March Bash-ness 2019 – Bash Edition Round 1

It has begun! March Bash-ness 2019 has officially started! Before you start voting, let us explain a few things. This is round 1 for the Bash Bracket. We had so many great vehicles suggested for both the bash side and the scale side, we decided to go with a full 16 for each. To make it a little easier on [...]

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Big Squid Podcast – Episode 10 – Knight Customs

Greetings Podcast Fans! Welcome to the first Big Squid RC podcast of 2019! We have some great guests lined up already this year, so lets get things rolling. On Today’s episode we have James Knight from Knight Customs! Knight Customs offers some amazing ways to customize your rc vehicles with the use of 3D printed parts. If you are looking [...]

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