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RC4WD RC Components Drag Racing Wheels

RC Components Billet Aluminum Drag Wheels From RC4WD

The folks over at RC4WD wanted us to let you know about their latest licensing pardner- RC Components. RC Components makes some insanely trick drag racing wheels for the full scale crowd, now thanks to RC4WD, you can buy a fully licensed set for your rc dragster. Check out some of the specifications for the all new RC4WD front and [...]

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JConcepts Hotties Drag Racing Tires StarTec Wheels

JConcepts Hotties Drag Racing Tires and StarTec Wheels

New for all you rc drag racers out there are StarTec Wheels and Hotties Drag Racing Tires from JConcepts. Both the wheels and tires were designed for a scale realistic look, while still providing serious grip on the strip. Here are the highlights- * 2.2″ bead diameter * Scale inspired wheel design * Black matte finish on wheels * 1 piece wheel design * Scale [...]

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RCRI Top Fuel Dragster Conversion Kit Traxxas Slash Rustler

RCRI Top Fuel Dragster Conversion Kit Traxxas Slash

Are you ready to take your Traxxas Slash/Rustler/Bandit to a completely different level in speed? If so, have a look at the new Top Fuel Dragster Conversion Kit from RC Racing Innovations. The conversion kit comes with everything you need to turn your Slash from a terrific off-road machine, to an insane speed run, or drag racing, beast! * 3mm thick [...]

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JConcepts Fox Body 1991 Ford Mustang

JConcepts Fox Body 1991 Ford Mustang

Here ya go pony car fans, JConcepts has officially dropped the Fox Body 1991 Ford Mustang. The “Fox Body” style Mustangs are still incredibly popular today, but quite rare in rc. Now, thanks to JConcepts, you can pick up an awesome drag inspired Mustang for your next custom build. * Officially licensed by Ford * Designed for vehicles with a 13″ wheelbase * [...]

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Special Edition Traxxas Funny Car

Special Edition Traxxas Funny Car

Just announced by Traxxas is a Special Edition Funny Car. The special edition of the Traxxas funny car comes loaded with upgrades that are valued at over $120. Some of those upgrades include GTR shocks, aluminum wheel spindles, aluminum rear suspension mounts, and aluminum steering blocks. Here are some of its other highlights- * Special edition comes with either red or [...]

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Traxxas Top Fuel Experience Sweepstakes

$10,000 Traxxas Shopping Spree Or 250MPH Ride-Along

Have you heard about the Traxxas Top Fuel Experience Sweepstakes? That’s right folks, Traxxas is holding a sweepstakes where the winner gets either a cool $10k, or the chance to ride along in a Top Fuel car driven by championship winning drag racer Larry Dixon. The specially made two seat NitroX2 Top Fuel dragster sports over 10,000 horsepower and can [...]

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JConcepts Street Eliminator Concept Car

JConcepts Street Eliminator Concept Car

The folks at JConcepts have posted information on how to convert a Traxxas Slash into a full-on drag car. The JConcepts Street Eliminator Concept Car is a Slash with several simply mods that make it ready to tear up the asphalt. You can follow This Link over to the JConcepts’ website to learn how to convert your Slash over to a [...]

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Traxxas Ford Mustang NHRA Funny Car Race Replica

Traxxas Ford Mustang NHRA Funny Car Race Replica

Here is one hot looking funny car, the new Traxxas Ford Mustang Race Replica. The body on the drag car has been fully licensed by Ford, and better still, it was designed off the full sized CAD drawings, thus allowing for optimal scale realism. TSM, also known as Traxxas Stability Management, comes standard on the Mustang funny car. The TSM [...]

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Primal RC Quicksilver Gas Dragster

Primal RC QUICKSILVER 1/5 Gas Dragster

In some parts of the country (including Chicago, St Louis, and New York), rc drag racing is alive and well, especially with 5th scalers. New for that 1/5th drag crowd is the Primal RC Quicksilver Gas Dragster. The Quicksilver is a beast, designed to tear up your local drag strip. What’s the scoop on it? * 30.5cc 4 bolt gas [...]

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BigDaddy Custom RC Wheelie Bar

BigDaddy Custom RC HPI Baja 5B Wheelie Bar

While people love driving their HPI Baja 5Bs, they also love to hop them up. We see them all the time with outrageous engines spanking out massive power. For the guys that drag race their 5Bs, keeping their front end on the ground can become a major concern, hence the reason that BigDaddy Custom RC has announced a new Custom [...]

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83 MPH Castle Baja 5B

Readers Rides – 83 MPH Castle Powered HPI Baja 5B

Everybody likes making high speed passes, it is one of the ultimate tests of power, skill, and tuning ability. Recently we caught up with Albert Gwaltney, a BigSquidRC reader who has been putting up some impressive numbers with his 5th Scale HPI Baja 5B. You see, Albert’s HPI Baja is regularly breaking the 80 mph mark, something that is NOT [...]

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St Louis RC Drag Race High Speed Club

Event Coverage – STL RC Drag Racing & High Speed Club

RC Street racing is popular all over the country for good reason, people like to get together and see who’s the fastest. In St Louis, the STL Drag Club has been running for several years now, for bragging rights, and to just have a good time. I joined in with the St Louis Drag Racers over the weekend and had [...]

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Traxxas Collectors Presentation Funny Car Display Chassis

New Traxxas Collectors Presentation Funny Car Display Chassi…

The crew over at Traxxas have just announced their first true self queen display chassis. For you hardcore drag car lovers, Traxxas is now selling just a bare chassis of their funny car to make it more affordable to have one on display in your house, dorm or office. The chassis is fully assembled, but does not include a body. [...]

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STL RC Drag Racing And High Speed Club

Running With The STL RC Drag Racers

Last weekend I once again got the chance to hang out and run with the STL RC Drag Racers. For 2012 they’ve moved more towards 5th scales, there were HPI 5B’s everywhere. Top speeds among their 5th scale gas burning crowd was in the 70 mph range. The STL RC Drag Racers allow any scale and type of vehicle to run. [...]

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Adam at the NHRA Event

Over the weekend, our own Adam the Intern was working the Traxxas booth at the NHRA Full Throttle Event in Joliet. He sent over a bunch of pics, looks like it was a pretty big turn out, and Adam was handing out autographs to the ladies. #gallery-19 { margin: auto; } #gallery-19 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-19 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-19 [...]

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