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Mud Rocks Tears 2018 #mrt2018

Event Coverage – Mud, Rocks, And Tears 2018

You asked for a scale adventure and that’s exactly what we gave you with Mud, Rocks, and Tears 2018. That’s right, last Saturday 65 people took to the incredibly unique MRT course to challenge not just their trucks, but also themselves. You see, the MRT trail loop was challenging for both people and trucks with its demanding climbs and descents. [...]

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Tamiya Toy Fair 2018

Tamiya Booth – 2018 Nuremburg Toy Fair

One of the larger exhibitors at this year’s Nuremburg Toy Fair is Tamiya. Tamiya is quite popular around the globe with rc fanatics, as well as straight up collectors. Known worldwide for offering kits and RTRs loaded with realism and fun, Tamiya continues to be a force in the rc world. The 2018 Tamiya booth at Nuremburg was filled with all [...]

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Traxxas 2018 Nuremburg Toy Fair

3 New Traxxas Vehicles At Nuremburg Toy Fair

Traxxas is not playing around in 2018! Right now our reporter Thomas Wielgomas is over at the Nuremburg Toy Fair checking out 3 big new vehicles from Traxxas. What’s the scoop? First up is the Pro Scale 4wd Unlimited Desert Racer. That beast has some pretty incredible scale detailing and is slated for a price point of around $750-799. Here are [...]

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Event Coverage – ARRMAgeddon Bash ‘n Dash With Video

If you didn’t have a chance to make the ARRMAGeddon Bash-N-Dash at Falcon Hobby in Illinois, you missed out on a good time! The ARRMA RC crew was there showing off some of the newer ARRMA vehicles as well as Wrench (aka Bill) and his son Dylan where there representing Big Squid RC, handing out stickers, participating in the events, [...]

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Event Coverage – Monster Truck A-Palooza

Did you miss the bash event of the year? Well this time we will show you what you missed, but next time we expect to see you there! Of course I’m talking about the Pro-Line Racing / Big Squid RC Monster Truck A-Palooza! The big highlight of course was the live reveal of the Pro-MT 4×4 truck. We can’t thank [...]

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2017 SEMA Show Coverage

2017 SEMA Show Coverage

A couple of weeks ago our beautiful spokes-model Ashlie from the Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo made the trip to Las Vegas, Nevada to cover the SEMA car/truck expo. SEMA is the biggest and baddest car show held each year, a place where the aftermarket industry can show off all their latest full sized car & truck goodies to all their [...]

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2017 Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo

2017 Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo Overview

Last weekend our BigSquidRC Bash Crew made the trip to beautiful Denver, Colorado for the first ever Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo. The Rocky Mountain show was put on to showcase rc cars, airplanes, and boats, as well as model railroading and other hobbies. This year the show was two days long, both of which were open and selling to the [...]

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HRP Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo

Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo – HRP Distributing Booth

The second booth that the BigSquidRC Bash Crew stopped at during the Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo was HRP Distributing. HRP, also known as Hobby Recreation Products, had a large booth and a bunch of new gear at the show. With scale crawling as hot as it is right now, HRP had a bunch of new scale accessories on display. HRP has [...]

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Horizon Hobby Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo

Horizon Hobby At The 2017 Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo

To open up our coverage of the 2017 Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo we dropped by the Horizon Hobby booth. The Horizon crew was located right next to our booth and was filled with all the latest and greatest in hobby gear. In addition to a normal style booth, Horizon also had a pretty trick try-me area. The try-me area was set-up [...]

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Big Squid RC Bash and Smash Event Coverage (Finally!)

Over the summer we held an AWESOME bash event at the St. Charles Hobby Town. A couple of days later I was on a plane to SoCal and edited a bunch of the photos from the event. I’m guessing it was the airplane food, but apparently the post never went live. This is that post. Huge apologies for the [...]

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2017 BigSquidRC Long Jump Invitational

Event Coverage – BigSquidRC Long Jump Invitational

Last Saturday BigSquidRC hosted a Long Jump Invitational in Champaign Illinois. This has turned into an annual event where our Bash Crew get together and go for truly epic airtime. One of our staffers, Craig Nelson, builds the ramp, then we hit it as hard as we can to see just how far we can make an rc car fly. #gallery-1 [...]

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2017 Futaba Nitro Challenge

Coverage – 2017 Futaba Nitro Challenge

For 2017, once again the St. Louis Dirtburners hosted the annual Futaba Nitro Challenge. The Futaba event is well known as being one of the biggest, and best, nitro races in the United States. This year was no exception as the Dirtburners rc club had designed a great track and made sure the race program went off as smoothly as [...]

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2017 Horizon Hobby RC Fest

Event Coverage – 2017 Horizon Hobby RC Fest

Last weekend the BigSquidRC Bash Crew had the pleasure of attending the 2017 Horizon Hobby RC Fest. Modeled after Horizon’s drone event that was held in Florida last year, RC Fest took place in Monticello Illinois and was used to showcase all of Horizon’s different product lines. Consumers, dealers, and media, flocked to Eli Field to see all of Horizon’s new [...]

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SEMA Show Coverage 2016

SEMA Show 2016 Wrap Up

What was it really like to attend the 2016 SEMA Show? Much like Las Vegas the host city itself, it was overwhelming. All the vehicles at SEMA were, to put into one word, extreme. The trucks were crazy tall, the cars were incredibly rare & expensive, the modifications were next level, and even the size of the show itself was [...]

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SEMA Show 2016 Spokesmodels Booth Babes

The Beautiful Spokesmodels Of SEMA Show 2016

While the SEMA Show is best know for its sexy cars with insane modifications, it is also well known for its Gorgeous Spokesmodels. Not wanting to leave any of you guys at home out of the action, we have been taking plenty of pictures of SEMA’s hottest spokesmodels while walking the show floor. Not only do they help attract attention [...]

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