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Vaterra 1968 Ford F-100 Ascender Review

Vaterra 1968 Ford F-100 Ascender Review

The newest truck to be released in Horizon Hobby’s Vaterra line is a 1968 Ford F-100 Ascender. With bold scale looks sitting on the ultra-capable Ascender platform, the F-100 should make for a great trail rig. How well does it hold up under hard bashing? Is it easy to set-up as a bind and drive? How well can it rock [...]

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Carisma 1976 Ford F-150 Scale Crawler

Carisma 1976 Ford F-150 RTR – With Video

Here ya go scale fans, Carisma has officially announced their new 1976 Ford F-150. The F-150 is fully licensed by Ford and is covered with scale realism from bumper to bumper. To make it easy to get out on the trail, the F-150 comes as a RTR with everything you need to get driving included inside the box. Here is [...]

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ECX Barrage Gen2 Review

ECX Barrage Gen2 1.55″ Scale Crawler Review

With the scale crawling segment getting hotter with each passing day, ECX has released a Gen2 of the Barrage scale rock crawler. The first Barrage was well known for its capability out on the trail, the Gen2 features multiple upgrades to improve performance and durability. The BigSquidRC Bash Crew is always stoked to test a new crawler, what did we [...]

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FTX Kanyon XL 4WD RTR Trail Truck

FTX Kanyon XL 4WD RTR Trail Truck

Just announced by FTX RC is the Kanyon XL trail truck. The Kanyon is a 1/10th scaled RTR designed to be an affordable way to get in some trail driving fun. * XL in size, 340mm (13.3″) wheelbase, 10% bigger than most trail crawlers * Multi-link suspension * Adjustable oil filled shocks * 60 turn brushed motor * All metal transmission gears * CVA driveshafts * [...]

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Carisma SCA-1E Coyote Kit

The SCA-1E was a big hit in the scale wold from Carisma, and now they have released what the fans have been begging for, a true kit! The Carisma SCA-1E Coyote Kit has a bunch of upgrades from the original RTR including the CMS (Chassis Mounted Servo) mount that puts the Steering Servo and the main battery forward of the [...]

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Gmade GS02 BOM Ultimate Trail Truck

Gmade Drops The GS02 BOM Ultimate Trail Truck!!!

Here we go folks, after some teasing, Gmade has just fully announced the GS02 BOM Ultimate Trail Truck. The BOM comes on Gmade’s new GS02 scale platform and sports a tough scale look. Here are the details- * Comes with rugged GA44 axles * Forward weight balance for greater trail capability * Frame mounted steering servo for increased scale realism * Beefy TTR transmission * [...]

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Gmade GS02 Scale Crawler

Teaser – Gmade GS02 Scale Crawler!

Here ya go scale fans, a very cool teaser from the folks at Gmade! Now being teased is the GS02 which is rumored to be new from the ground up. For now all we have to go by is the teaser image, however we’ve posted it in a large size so you can really zoom in and look for details. We [...]

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Cross RC HRP Distribution

Cross-RC Vehicles Now Available At HRP

Now here is some big news, Cross-RC is now available from HRP Distributing and on the Hobby Recreation Products website. Cross-RC has been looking to make a big push here in the states, while HRP has been looking for a high-end scale line-up, now the two have combined forces to help bring you some awesome rock crawlers and scale vehicles. [...]

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Traxxas TRX-4 Sport

Traxxas TRX-4 Sport

Here we go folks, another hot release just in time for summer! Just announced by Traxxas is the TRX-4 Sport. The Sport was designed for increased trail capability, while also sporting a lower price point. Here is more of the scoop- * Shipping to dealers in mid-June * Street pricing of just $359 * Part number- #82024-4 * Lightweight pickup truck body * Unique bumpers, [...]

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EVERYBODY’S SCALIN’ – OPEN SEASON!

A lot of work went into opening day; three months of planning and a month of backbreaking labor. Every rock, scale building, and obstacles carefully placed. To be honest, at one point I started having doubts. I started asking myself did I take on too much, am I going to be able to accomplish the goals I had set for [...]

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Vanquish VS4-10 Scale Crawler

Announced – Vanquish VS4-10 Origin Limited Scale Crawler!!!

Wow!!! Here ya go hardcore scale crawlers, Vanquish is here to show the crawling world what’s up with their all new VS4-10 Origin Limited. The VS4-10 was designed from the ground up to be the ultimate scale crawler, with a heavy focus on quality and durability. Here we go folks, strap in for a multitude of highlights on a high-end [...]

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HPI Racing Venture Universal Wheel Well Set

HPI Racing Venture Universal Wheel Well Set

Add even more scale realism to your Venture FJ with a new Universal Wheel Well Set from HPI Racing. The wheel wells are molded from a clear polycarbonate and can make a striking difference in the scale appearance of your rig. * Helps to keep dirt and debris out of the chassis * Simply paint, cut out, then install * Includes instructions and [...]

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Team Associated CR12 Trail Series Ford F-150

Team Associated CR12 Trail Series Ford F-150

Here ya go Team Associated fans, AE has just announced the CR12 Trail Series Ford F-150. This is Team Associated’s first “scale crawler” type vehicle and should make for a nice addition to the trails this summer. Here are some highlights- * 1/12th scale * Meets S.O.R.R.C.A. class 1 and 2 rules right out of the box * Officially licensed 1980 Ford F-150 [...]

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Max Speed Technology L3 Body

Max Speed Technology L3 Scale Off-Road Body

Being teased now by Max Speed Technology is the L3 scale off-road body. The L3 is made from hard ABS plastic for maximum scale detailing, plus it is sized to fit MST trucks like the CMX and CFX rock crawlers. Wheelbase on the body is 242mm, this allows it to also be used on a wide variety of other rock [...]

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Cross RC PG4A Adventurer Scale Truck Kit

Cross RC PG4A Adventurer Scale Truck Kit

Cross RC is starting to make some waves in the American scale market. One of the trucks helping to stir the waters is the PG4A Adventurer Scale Truck Kit. The PG4A Adventurer is a 1/10 scale off-road truck that is big on realism, while still giving consumers a fresh hardcore look while cruising the trails. * Three link front suspenion * 2 [...]

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