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ECX Ruckus LiPo Unboxing

Unboxing The LiPo Edition ECX Ruckus

A few weeks ago ECX announced that they would be including genuine LiPo Batteries in the latest editions of their 1/10th 2wd line-up. Today we are posting up pictures of the LiPo equipped 2WD Ruckus Monster Truck. The Ruckus remains mostly the same as the previous version, but does include a different Spektrum transmitter, new livery, a charger, and of [...]


Boom Racing Aluminum Upgrades ECX Torment Circuit Ruckus

Boom Racing Aluminum Upgrades for the ECX 2wd Torment, Rucku…

Are you proud of your ECX 2wd Torment, Ruckus, or Circuit? Want to make it all it can be? Just want to uber-it-out? Boom Racing has announced a slew of aluminum upgrades to give your ECX a trick new look and to make it tougher than ever. To suit your taste, all the upgrades are available in four different colors- [...]


RPM ECX Bellcrank set

RPM Servo-Saver Eliminator & Bellcrank Set for ECX 2wds

The ECX line of 2wd bash-mobiles are some of our favorites. They are affordable, fun to drive, and can take a good bashing. However, their servo saver is on the weak side, and their bellcranks have some slop in them. The crew at RPM have come up with an affordable fix for those issues, a new bellcrank set that is [...]


RPM ECX Caster Blocks

RPM Heavy Duty Caster Blocks for ECX 2WDs

Have you been modding your ECX 2WD to make it as tough as it can be? If so, you should put a set of RPM Heavy Duty Caster Blocks on your “to order” list. Made from RPM’s legendary plastic, these are up to 20% thicker in key breakage areas and use a strengthening ridge to make them more rigid than [...]


RPM Oversized Rear Axle Carriers for the ECX Vehicles

RPM RC Continues the love for all things ECX! Their latest Oversized Rear Axle Carriers will fit the ECX Boost, Ruckus, Circuit, and Torment 2wd vehicles. The new carriers fix several issues such as bearing life due to RPM allowing 5x11mm bearings instead of the stock 5x10mm. They are also much more durable over stock, as to be expected from [...]


RPM Rear Arms ECX Torment Ruckus Circuit

RPM Rear A-arms for 2wd ECX Torment, Ruckus & Circuit

RPM has new rear a-arms for the ECX Ruckus/Circuit/Torment. Not only are the RPM arms much stronger than the stock units, but they are also higher performance. The RPM arms are built to tighter tolerances and are 21% lighter than the stock arms. Stronger, plus higher performance, plus lifetime warranty, equals winning! The part number for the rear arms is #70462, [...]


ECX Version 2.1 Updates

Version 2.1 Update for 2wd Brushed ECXs

ECX has some updated versions of their popular 2wd brushed vehicles. The update looks to be a LiPo compatible ESC, and while the price stays the same on the Boost buggy ($149), prices go up $20 for the Ruckus, Circuit, and Torment to $189. To check out all the products that ECX offers here is a link to their [...]


RPM ECX Front A-arms Ruckus Circuit Torment

RPM Front A-Arms for ECX Torment, Ruckus & Circuit

For all you ECX owners, the good folks over at RPM RC have announced Front A-Arms for the Torment, Ruckus, and Circuit. In typical RPM fashion, the new arms were designed for extreme use, built much beefier than that stock units, yet with tighter tolerances to reduce slop. Larger bosses are used in the hinge pins areas to reduce breakage, [...]


ECX Brushless Ruckus

Hot – ECX Torment & Ruckus Brushless Powered Editions

Both the ECX Torment SCT and the ECX Ruckus have made quite an impact on the bashing scene. Now ECX has made them even more powerful by releasing brushless powered versions. A Dynamite 3300kv 4 pole brushless motor is used to give the two trucks a healthy increase in power, while heavy duty driveshafts help to make it bulletproof. The part [...]


ECX Price Drop and Upgrades

Lower Pricing and New Upgrades on ECX 10th Scale Vehicles

We have previously posted about the new upgrades the 10th scale line-up from ECX is receiving for 2013. The upgrades include things like a Spektrum DX2E transmitter, new body designs, wheels/tires, and waterproof electronics. Now ECX has announced a permanent price drop on their 10th scale vehicles. While prices from other manufactures are going up, ECX is out to save you [...]


ECX Summer 2013 updates

Updates for the ECX Line-up

Horizon has announced that their updated ECX line-up will be hitting hobby shops this summer. Some of the updates include- * New bodies/colors * Spektrum DX2E 2.4GHz transmitters * Waterproof Spektrum SR201 receivers * Waterproof Dynamite 15T Tazer ESC * Heavy duty drive-shafts * Dynamite 15 turn motors for the Ruckus and Torment * Dynamite 20 turn motors for the Boost and Circuit The ECX’s are some [...]


ECX Ruckus version 2.1

Updates for ECX Ruckus, Boost, and Circuit

Last fall the popular ECX Torment SCT received some updates and now it looks like those updates are being applied to the rest of the ECX line-up. As you can see in the pictures, the Ruckus, Boost, and Circuit are sporting hot new looks and upgrades under the hood. Spektrum transmitters make sure the signal doesn’t get lost, waterproofing keeps [...]


INQUIRIES O' Cub Reporter, 09.19.2012, Version- Ye Questions…

Hello, I was wondering if the Radient Ascend charger will somehow charge AA size NIMH batteries. I have 8 AA nimh batteries { single, not a battery pack } and would like to know if the ascend can handle this { maybe with an adapter of some sort? } Thanks!! Jim P. Cubby– Ahoy thar Jimmy P, what ye be doin? [...]


ECX Torment Short Course Truck

ECX Announces Price Reductions On 10th Scale Vehicles

The guys over at ECX have announced price reductions on their popular line-up of 10th scale off-road vehicles. Now you can bash and save some cash! Here is the new pricing- * Torment 2.4 GHz Short Course Truck- $149 * Ruckus 2.4 GHz Monster Truck- $129 * Circuit Stadium Truck- $99 * Boost Buggy- $99 Head on over to the ECX’s official website for more [...]


The 2WD Monster Truck Shootout is Ready!

We have been working hard on this one for a while! The 2WD Monster Truck Shootout is finally completed and ready for your reading pleasure! We get a TON of emails asking us what truck is better, and which one someone should buy. We decided to take some time and actually put them all to the test! Unlike those ‘advertisement’ [...]