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VBC Racing Ghost18

VBC Racing Ghost18 Touring Car

Announced hot on the heals of the FF18 is the Ghost18 from VBC Racing. The Ghost18 is a sportsman class touring car, meaning it gives you affordable high performance. For under $200, the Ghost18 comes with various 7075 aluminum parts, as well as plenty of carbon fiber goodies. Here are some of its highlights- * Kawada spur gear * Bando drive belts * [...]


Sanwa MX-6

Sanwa MX-6 Transmitter

New from Sanwa is the MX-6 2.4GHz Transmitter. The MX-6 is aimed at the entry level crowd and sports 3 channels of operation. A new body that is lighter gives the MX-6 an improved feel, while switching over to an FH-E protocol makes it more resistant to interference. The MX-6 with a receiver has a part number of #101A32502A and [...]


OS Speed B21 Adam Drake

O.S. Speed B21 Adam Drake Engine Now Shipping

The folks over at Hobbico just sent us a press releases to let us know that the uber new Adam Drake Edition O.S. Speed B21 nitro engine is now shipping. The Drake engine is available right now and was designed to put out the serious horsepower that you need to win races, while also being fuel efficient to give you [...]


MCD RR5 Max Pro

Full Details – MCD Racing 1/5 RR5-Max Pro

After a bit of teasing, MCD Racing has released full details on the upcoming RR5-Max Pro. The Max Pro is a 1/5th scale RTR buggy that now comes with a number of upgrades to help it bash harder. Here’s the full scoop- * Barracuda tuned exhaust * CNC machined engine mount * CNC machined 7075 T6 chassis * New front chassis stiffener * All new [...]


Under The Hood Losi Baja Rey

Video – Under The Hood With The 1/6 Losi Super Baja Rey

We know a lot of you guys are waiting for your new 1/6th scale Losi Super Baja Rey to start shipping, we can’t wait either! To help give you a deep inside look at the SBR, the folks at Losi got with brand manager Scott Cramer to do a serious of videos. The first two videos in the series are [...]


VBC Racing FF18 Touring Car

VBC Racing FF18 FWD Touring Tour

Looking for a high-end front wheel drive touring car? If so, VBC Racing has announced the new FF18. The FF18 was designed for high performance and to lower your lap times, or it can be used as a base for your next on-road custom build. Here are some of its highlights- * New motor mount allows for the use of larger [...]


Traxxas 1/16 Summit Video

Traxxas 1/16 Summit Video – Smaller Size, Big Attitude!

Recently uploaded by Traxxas is a video for the new 1/16 Summit. The new Summit sports a grossly over-sized (heck ya!) 550 motor to give you boatloads of torque with tons of power. The video below shows the truck in action, sliding around corners, climbing over rocks, as well as showing off its lighting system. The new Summit is expected to [...]


Reedy HV LiPo

Reedy 4S Zappers SG Competition HV-LiPo Batteries

All new from Reedy is a pair of 4S high voltage HV LiPo Batteries. The cells use a different internal design to produce more voltage than a typical LiPo. * Silicon Graphene HV-LiPo chemistry * Longer cycle-life * Reduced internal resistance * Comes in a durable hard case * Built to ROAR/EFRA/BRCA/IFMAR specifications * #27327 – Reedy Zappers SG 5200mAh 110C 15.2V 4S * #27328 – Reedy [...]


THE Cub Report – It’s Monday, Let’s Talk

Hello friends, thanks for joining us here at BigSquidRC. Today is Monday, the day when I post a real hodgepodge of happenings, thoughts, and rants about the remote control industry. So what’s up? First up, we posted info regarding our first ever scale crawling event earlier today. The Mud, Rocks, and Tears Scale Showdown has been in the works for a [...]


BigSquidRC RC Freaks Mud Rocks Tears Scale Showdown

Event - BigSquidRC/STL RC Freaks - Mud, Rocks, & Tears Scale…

Coming up on April 7th is our first scale event called the Mud, Rocks, & Tears Scale Showdown. The BigSquidRC Bash Crew is working in conjunction with the St. Louis RC Freaks to put on one of the most challenging, and more importantly fun, scale crawling events to go down this spring! Mud, Rocks, & Tears Scale Showdown When: April 7th, registration [...]


HB Racing Ride Height Gauge

HB Racing Ride Height Gauge

Recently posted by HB Racing is a new Ride Height Gauge. The HB gauge is made for the racing crowd to make it easy to get an accurate ride height reading. The gauge can be used on 1/10th or 1/8th sized vehicles and shows height from 15 up to 45 millimeters. Dual bearings are used for smooth action and the [...]


Everybody’s Scalin’ – Back in Black?

Hey all, Happy Friday to ye’. Time to talk paint. Last week I was doing a simple JConcepts Ford F-250 rattle can job, painting a truck solid pink (don’t ask!). Yes, that dark orange body at the top of this page was supposed to be pink. Whoops. I’m decent at solid color paint jobs these days, having done around 75 probably, but [...]


Cross RC Demon SG4 Scale Truck Review

The Demon SG4 scale truck from Cross RC came out of nowhere, and instantly had a ton of interest and people questioning everything about it. How do they get one? Who is Cross RC? What sort of quality is the kit going to be? It’s has been a while since we got our hands on a true kit, so lets [...]


HPI Scale Kit Boxes

Free HPI Racing Scale Kit Boxes

Wouldn’t it be cool if you could put some scaled down rc kit boxes inside your rc garage? Now HPI Racing makes that possible. HPI has announced a number of Scale Kit Boxes that are now available. You can never put enough detailing into an rc garage, the HPI boxes should make for a nice addition to yours. The free scale [...]


ARRMA All Conditions Video

ARRMA Video – All Conditions / All Action

Just uploaded by ARRMA is a video called All Conditions / All Action. The video does a great job of showing off the snow driving capabilities of the 4×4 Mega Series Senton short course truck, a truck that is also a blast to drive on grass, dirt, and sand. Watch the video below for some great slow-mo snow drifting action. Afterwards, [...]