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Traxxas X-Maxx Epic Step Up Video

Video – Traxxas X-Maxx Epic Step-Up

New from Traxxas is an Epic Step Up Video for the mighty X-Maxx Monster Truck. For those of you that ride motocross or mountain bikes, you’ll already know that hitting a big step-up is one of the best feelings you can get while riding. With a step-up, you can always spot the landing, while you seem to float endlessly through [...]

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Jetko Power King Cobra 5th Scale Tires RC

Jetko Power EX System 1/5 XMT Monster Tires

Over at Jetko Power they are promoting their new large scale XMT Monster Truck Pre-Mounted Tires. Jetko has two new tire designs for vehicles like the Traxxas X-Maxx and ARRMA Kraton 8S, one is more off-road, while the other has more of an on-road tread to it. Also, the pre-mounts use Jetko’s EX hub system which makes it easy to [...]

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Kraken RC HD 7075 Billet Aluminum Trailing Arms

New Large-Scale, HD 7075 Billet Aluminum Trailing Arms from …

For those rocking the large-scale Kraken KV5S and KV5TTs, there’s something new to bolt onto your ride. Kraken RC has partnered with Beast RC to develop a set of HD 7075 Billet Aluminum Trailing Arms (#KV6150) for both of these models. Machined to precision specs, this trailing arm set provides improved durability and performance while also giving your large-scale off-road rig [...]

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HRC Racing Transporter Car bag – XL

New over at HRC Racing is a XL Transporter Car Bag to help haul your monster truck around. This a interesting bag that offers several different ways to carry your 8th scale sized Monster Truck or Truggy around. * Size- 54 x 44cm * Bottom plate for more stability * Made from durable fabric Looks like a good way to keep the dirt [...]

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MCD Racing FT-R 1/5 RC

MCD Racing Announces New Factory Team Racing 1/5 Models

The crew at MCD Racing have announced new Factory Team Racing models for their legendary 1/5th scale line-up. Soon you will be able to buy a number of different MCD 1/5th scalers in their new FT-R form. The FT-R package sits above their Pro package and just under their Ultimate. MCD Racing New FT-R Models RR5-MAX FT-R W5-MAX FT-R XR5-MAX FT-R XS5-MAX FT-R To get full [...]

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Losi 5IVE-T 2.0 Conquers The Mint 400

Video – Losi 5IVE-T 2.0 Conquers The Mint 400

New from Losi is a 5IVE-T 2.0 Conquers The Mint 400 Video. That’s right, the guys from Losi took a 5IVE-T 2.0 to the Mint 400 and were able to put in a complete 125 mile lap around the course. In fact, the Losi 5IVE-T 2.0 earned a finishers metal for making an entire loop. Driving 125 miles through insane [...]

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Big Squid RC Top 3 Large Scale Under the Tree

So everyone is taking the vehicle genera they normally work with and trying to come up with a top 3 vehicles you want to find under your tree this year. Since I’m a large scale fan, the task of coming up with what three large scale vehicles you want to find under your tree was up to me. Let me [...]

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FBX Racing RC 5th Scale LMP Sport Body

Teaser – FBX Racing 1/5 LMP Sport Body

Being teased right now by FBX Racing is a 1/5th scale LMP Sport Body. There aren’t a ton of bodies on the market for 1/5th scale, so we like to post them when we hear about them. Below you can see the first CAD image of the LMP Sport, which is very nicely scaled and detailed. The body was designed [...]

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Traxxas X-Maxx 8S Video

Video – Traxxas X-Maxx Ultimate 8S Monster Truck Fun

To show off Two New Colors for the 8S X-Maxx, the crew at Traxxas have uploaded a new video. New red and green livery for the X-Maxx will soon be available from your favorite retailer. Watch below to see the X-Maxx send-it over a road jump, plus other hardcore off-road action. After the video, you can click on this link to [...]

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ARRMA 1/5 Kraton 8S RTR Review

THE ARRMA 1/5 Kraton 8S RTR Review

Whoa, ARRMA just dropped a 1/5th Scaler?!?! Yes indeed hardcore rc enthusiast, ARRMA has just announced their highly anticipated 1/5 Kraton 8S RTR Monster Truck. Yes it is huge! Yes it is designed for hardcore bashing! Yes it comes with a Spektrum 8S capable SMART speedo! Yes it has huge tires! Nobody reads this part anyways, LOL, so let’s just [...]

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ARRMA 8S 1/5 Scale Kraton Unboxing Video

Time to unbox the giant new ARRMA 8S 1/5 Scale Kraton! Is this the vehicle basher dreams are made of? How does it compare to the Traxxas X-MAXX? We get this beast unboxed and do some side by side comparisons! Check out the video!Read more ARRMA 8S News right here on BigSquidRC, see our first bash video as well as [...]

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ARRMA 1 5 Kraton 8S BLX Monster Truck RTR

ARRMA 1/5 Kraton 8S BLX Monster Truck RTR

After a full month of teasing, ARRMA has officially announced the 1/5 Kraton 8S BLX Monster Truck. The largest truck that ARRMA has ever made, the 1/5 Kraton was designed to withstand the rigors of hardcore backyard bashing. Here are the highlights- * Massive new 1/5 design * Triangular center brace system * Laser-etched aluminum chassis * Massive 20mm oil filled shocks * Easy to [...]

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MCD Racing RC XS5 Max 5th Scale Kit

MCD Racing XS5 Max 1/5 On-Road Kit

New from MCD Racing is the 1/5th scaled XS5 Max on-road car kit. This massive pavement pounder features a new super car body on the outside, and is ready for big gasoline power under the hood. Here are the highlights- * Realistic super car styled body * Easy to convert wheelbase * Locked center diff, open rear, limited slip in front * Pro version [...]

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ARRMA 7th Mojave 6S BLX 4WD Desert Racer

Full Details – ARRMA 1/7 Mojave 6S BLX 4WD Desert Racer

After a fair bit of teasing, ARRMA has official dropped full details on their massive new 1/7 Mojave 6S BLX 4WD Desert Racer. The new 1/7th scaled Mojave comes with a beefy full time 4wd system, powerful BLX brushless system, and plenty more. Lets have a look at the highlights- * 2050kV BLX brushless motor, 6S BLX ESC * dBoots Fortress tires * [...]

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Redcat Racing Clawback Action Video

A while back we got our hands on the 1/5 Scale Redcat Racing Clawback, you can watch the unboxing Right Here on BigSquidRC, and yea it’s huge! before we got to drive it, there are a few of us around the office that have been saying the next step/trend for the scale/crawling guys has to be bigger. Now that we [...]

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