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Axial Racing SCX24 Deadbolt RTR

Axial Racing 1/24 SCX24 Deadbolt RTR

Here ya go Axial Racing fans, they have just dropped the 1/24th scaled SCX24 Deadbolt. The SCX24 is Axial Racing’s first foray into the 24th scaled market, have a look at some of these features- * Comes completely pre-built as an RTR * 3-link front and 4-link rear suspension * Rugged steel C-channel frame rails * Fully licensed Nitto Trail Grappler M/T tires * Licensed [...]

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Redcat Racing Clawback Unboxing Video

We have been wanting to get our hands on the 1/5 Scale Redcat Racing Clawback truck for a while now, and that time has finally come. While I’m sure many of you would say we are nuts, there are a few of us at the Big Squid RC HQ that believe large scale crawling/trailing is going to start growing and [...]

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ECX Brutus Monster Truck

ECX Brutus Monster Truck

Coming soon from ECX is the 1/10th scaled Brutus Monster Truck. The Brutus has a nicely scaled body that looks just like the full sized Brutus. Soon you will be able to drive the rc version in your own backyard! The Brutus comes on ECX’s highly capable 2wd 1/10 off-road chassis and comes pre-built for your bashing pleasure. Waterproof electronics, [...]

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Cross RC Announces First RTR Scale Crawler

That’s right folks, Cross RC is now in the Ready To Run Scale Crawler game with the FR4 Demon RTR. Cross RC has come a long ways in the last two years, going from relative unknown, to a company putting out some of the coolest rock crawlers in the industry. Here are the highlights on their first RTR- * Fully assembled [...]

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Traxxas Traxx for the TRX-4 Unboxing

The embargo has been lifted with the announcement of the new Traxxas Traxx! Out of the box, the build quality looks awesome. The instructions do not look too difficult to follow, and by the time you read this, they have already been installed and are in testing. We can’t wait to report back with our thoughts and some video action! [...]

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Traxxas Mystery Box Unboxing Video

What the heck is this? We recently got a box in the mail from Traxxas, and the only heads up was we got a tracking number a few days before. We had no idea what was coming, or what was in the box. We shut off comments on this post to keep it spoiler free for those who want [...]

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Win A ARRMA Kraton! Enter NOW!

Unless you have been living under a rock, you should know the ARRMA Kraton won the BASH bracket for March Bash-ness 2019! Also, if you are a OG reader of Big Squid RC, you will know that it has been a long running tradition to giveaway the winning vehicles, and with the wonderful support of Horizon Hobby and ARRMA, we [...]

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March Bash-ness 2019 Champions!

After thousands of votes, tons of brackets and plenty of upsets, the finals in the March Bash-ness 2019 bracket have taken place and we have our champions! On the bash side, the ARRMA Kraton pulls off a repeat with back to back wins being the previous 2018 champion as well! ARRMA should be pretty happy with their track record, this [...]

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Losi King Shocks Ford Raptor Baja Rey Review

Losi Ford Raptor Baja Rey King Shocks Edition RTR Review

Released just a few weeks ago, the Losi Ford Raptor Baja Rey King Shocks Edition RTR from Horizon Hobby has created quite a stir in the bashing community. The Ford Raptor has one of the most detailed bodies that we’ve seen from Losi, plus it comes on the highly capable Baja Rey platform. We’ve been pushing our test truck to [...]

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Win a RDX1 Pro or D954-SW Servo! Hitec Giveaway

It’s seems like forever since we have done a giveaway so we thought, lets get one in before March Bash-ness ends! With the amazing support from Hitec we are giving away a RDX1 Pro Charger and a D954-SW Servo! We are also going to throw some Big Squid RC swag to the winners as well! Since we believe in spreading the love, [...]

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Kyosho Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat RC Review

Kyosho Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Readyset Review

The crew over at Kyosho know a thing or two about scale realism. Over the years, Kyosho has put out some impressive rigs that not only had great styling, but were also top notching while being driven. One of Kyosho’s newest on-road cars is a Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat that is big on scale realism, but was also designed to [...]

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Unboxing Losi Ford Raptor Baja Rey Video

Yep, we got our hands on the new Losi Ford Raptor Baja Rey from Horizon Hobby! That means it’s time to open it up and see what’s in the box. A bunch of us in the office were excited to see this thing in person, and wow, it does not disappoint! We really like the blue highlights and those molded [...]

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Unboxing the Axial Wraith 1.9″ with Video

Axial Racing and Horizon Hobby was kind enough to hook us up with the new Axial Wraith 1.9″ RTR, and in person it’s a real stunner. Those smaller tires give it a much more scale look, at least for what’s hot right now, and the black version looks great. Opening up that hood to reveal the V8 molded receiver case [...]

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Axial Racing Wraith 1.9 RTR

Axial Racing Drops A New Wraith 1.9″ RTR!!!

Here ya go Axial Racing fans, they have just announced a new 1.9″ Wraith RTR Scale Rock Crawler! * Refined chassis with increased ground clearance * New skid plate and lower rails * Front battery mounting location * Chassis mounted servo * Single piece AR44 axles * Adjustable oil filled shocks * S30 compound, licensed Nitto Grappler tires * Detailed polycarbonate body * Plastic scale detailing like grill and [...]

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Ford Raptor Baja Rey 1/10 4WD Desert Truck

Ford Raptor fans rejoice! Horizon Hobby has announced the new Losi Ford Raptor Baja Rey. Besides the new licensed body, it sounds like there are plenty of changes coming from with this new edition. On the outside it’s going to have a molded hood scoop and grill, front and rear lights and authentic Black Rhino Alpine wheels. On the inside [...]

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