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Losing grip – drifters: like babies

A week ago MST released official pictures of their latest premium offering, the MST FXX 2.0 KMW. It is very, very premium indeed. Apart from the rod ends, it’s pretty much nothing but anodized aluminum and carbon fibre. It just doesn’t get any more shiny than this, it is a true feast for the eyes. Not to mention that the [...]

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Losing grip – on kits and Batmobiles

Lo and behold! Shipping was quicker than expected and the mailman arrived a couple of days ago with a decent sized box. Inside the box were more boxes, and inside those boxes were toys. I am now the happy owner of a Yokomo YD-2S. Some soldering needs to be done, and then it should be good to go. As I told [...]

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Horizon Hobby RC Fest 2019

Horizon Hobby RC Fest June 7-9

Coming up about a month from now is the Horizon Hobby RC Fest. RC Fest is set in beautiful Monticello, Illinois and is a weekend filled with rc fun for the entire family. The BigSquidRC Bash Crew has been going to RC Fest since the very beginning, but can’t wait for this year’s event as it will be even bigger [...]

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MIP Pivot Ball Set Pro-MT 4x4

MIP Heavy Duty Pivot Ball Set For The PRO-MT 4X4

For you true sickos out there that don’t think jumping your truck off a 2 story building is high enough (That includes the BSRC Bash Crew!), MIP has just announced a Heavy Duty Pivot Ball Set for the Pro-Line PRO-MT 4×4. The PRO-MT 4×4 is easily one of the hardest core bash trucks on the market today, but you can [...]

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Losi Tenacity SCT RTR 1/10 4WD Short Course Truck

Looking for a truck that delivers both unmatched performance and durability? Look no further than the Losi Tencacity SCT RTR 1/10 4WD Short Course Truck! With the Team Losi racing pedigree, combined with extreme durability and a modern, aggressive body style, the Losi Tenacity SCT brings a deadly combination of innovation and legacy to rule the track and the park! Buy [...]

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XRay 2017 XB8 Buggy

XRay 2017 XB8 Nitro Buggy Kit

For all you hardcore off-road racers that have been waiting, XRay has announced full details on the 2017 edition of the XB8 Nitro Buggy Kit. Of course the 2017 version comes with a bunch of upgrades, changes that were made to help improve durability and to reduce lap times. Here are some the highlights- * Larger volume differentials * Larger 2.5mm diff [...]

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Aplastics USA body competition and fox body 5.0 renders

Aplastics USA is running a body competition to showcase their lineup of scale RC car bodies. Check out the rules list below – it’s awesome to see the closing date so far out on November 30th. “Aplastics USA, and www.honocircuit.com is proud to announce our first body competition. 1. It must be a Aplastics body 2. It can be modified how ever [...]

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Bashers Basics Quick Tip — Free Scale Realism

We all want our trucks too look as close to the real thing as possible, but it usually takes a significant pile of dough before people will be doing double takes on your face book pictures. Bashers Basics is to the rescue however, with a tip on the cheap!The easiest way to add scale realism to your rig is paint the [...]

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Drift Arms Race!

The RC drift scene continues to up the ante, this time with an arms race! For the advanced drifter looking for additional tweaks take a look at the new Overdose and Wrap Up Next rear arms. Available in standard 2.5mm or 3mm arm pins, these should fit most RC drifters on the market today. Overdose brings a new design with [...]

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RC Oahu Trigger RWD Chassis – Japan exclusive

Following up on last week’s The Cub Report, let’s take a look at RC Oahu’s Trigger chassis. This one is said to be limited to 50 units and brings a few tweaks to popular trends in the drift scene.

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Yokomo RWD YD2 On Tour – First Peak!

If you follow professional RC drifting you know that Yokomo‘s YD2 dominated the RWD

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Shipping In September – Losi 5IVE-T RTR Now With AVC

First reported back in January Right Here on BigSquidRC, the Losi 5IVE-T with AVC is now getting close to shipping. The stability equipped version of the 5IVE-T is now shown to have a shipping date of mid September, but the official Losi website states that “This vehicle is only available for purchase in Europe, UK, South Africa and Australia. This [...]

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RC4WD V8 Shirt

V8 Engine T-Shirt from RC4WD

You know that scale V8 engine that RC4WD sells? The one used to cover up that ugly electric motor in your truck? Well now you can show the world you are into scale realism with RC4WD’s new V8 Engine t-shirt. The shirts come in black and are made from 100% cotton, making them perfect for the next scale event you [...]

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Tamiya Honda City Turbo

Tamiya Honda City Turbo WR-02C

Just announced from Tamiya is the Honda City Turbo. With a unique look and old school swagger, the City Turbo is sure to turn some heads are your local bash spot. The Honda City Turbo sits on Tamiya’s WR-02C chassis and comes in kit form. The part number is #58611 and you can hit up This Link to visit the Tamiya [...]

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Flingin' in the Spring - A-Main Speedway's Spring Fling 2014…

Over the weekend of March 22nd and 23rd A-Main Speedway, with an assist from Steel City RC Club, hosted the RC racing portion of their 2nd annual Spring Fling event in Pueblo, CO. We’re not really a race orientated group here at the Squid, for the most part bashing is our forté. But then C.L. Morgan, proprietor of A-Main Speedway, [...]

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