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Traxxas Slash 4×4 Brushed XL-5 Review

Traxxas Slash 4×4 Brushed XL-5 Review

Recently released by Traxxas is a new affordable Slash 4×4 Brushed XL-5 short course truck. The previous versions have been extremely well received by the bashing public, and they have also built up a great reputation for the platform. Over the last few weeks we’ve been able to test the new brushed Slash 4×4 to not only see how fast [...]

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Traxxas Slash 4x4 Brushed XL-5 RTR Unboxing

Unboxing The Traxxas Slash 4X4 Brushed XL-5 RTR

Here at the BigSquidRC offices we just received the new Traxxas Slash 4×4 Brushed XL-5 RTR. This version of the Slash 4×4 comes with a very affordable price point ($319), yet is fully ready to tackle all the jumps and ruts down at your local bash spot. As we pulled the brushed Slash 4×4 out of the box we took a [...]

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New Traxxas Slash 4x4 Titan XL-5

New Traxxas Slash 4X4 With Titan 12T 550 & XL-5 ESC

Just announced by Traxxas is an affordable new Slash 4×4. The latest version of the Slash 4×4 comes with a Titan 12 turn 550 sized brushed motor and XL-5 waterproof ESC, thus giving you an exciting truck at a price point that doesn’t crush the wallet. Here is more of the scoop- * Waterproof electronics * Includes 4 amp charger & NiMH [...]

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100 mph Traxxas Slash 4x4

4K Video – Traxxas Underground 100 MPH Slash 4X4

Just posted by Traxxas is a video called Traxxas Underground 100 MPH Slash 4X4. The video shows a bunch of upgrade parts that can be used to greatly increase the top speed of a Slash 4×4. Watch the video below to see just how fast the modified Slash 4×4 went, plus a teaser of things to come! Full details on the [...]

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Pro-Line Monster Fusion Body

Pro-Line Monster Fusion Clear Body

Whoa, now here is something really cool for bashers, the Monster Fusion clear body from Pro-Line. Yes, Pro-Line is known for winning world championships, but they are also huge into the bashing scene. You see, the Monster Fusion is made to fit the Traxxas Slash and Slash 4×4. However, the Monster Fusion has ample space inside the wheel wells for [...]

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Traxxas Slash 4x4 Video

4K Video – Going BIG With The Traxxas Slash 4×4

In a very cool new video, Traxxas shows off their legendary Slash 4×4 short course truck. The Slash 4×4 is well known for its toughness and off-road prowess, have a look at the prestine 4K video below to check it out. The Slash in the video was a VXL brushless powered truck that also was equipped with Traxxas Stability Management [...]

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Traxxas RC vs. BMX Freestyle Video

Traxxas 4K Video – RC VS. BMX Freestyle

The latest video from Traxxas is called RC vs. BMX Freestyle. With so many rc hobbyists also being avid bicycle fans, it is cool to see the two going at it side by side on a BMX course. The video shows the bike and rc getting in some serious dirt action, and towards the end of the clip there is [...]

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Traxxas Slash 4x4 Video

Best Of The Traxxas Slash 4×4 Video

The folks at Traxxas have edited together a Best Of Video for the Slash 4×4 short course truck. If you’ve been into bashing for any amount of time, then you already know just how legendary the Slash 4×4 is. With a VXL powerplant, the Slash 4×4 is capable of great bashing fun, whether it be doing speed runs or over-jumping [...]

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Derik Silver Traxxas Slash 4x4 Video

Traxxas Video – Conquering Fear With Derik Silver

The latest video from Traxxas really touches home. There are a lot of people who have become rc enthusiasts after severe injuries while playing sports, racing full scale, etc, including staffers here at BigSquidRC. The video shown above features Derik Silver. Derik was big into dirt jumping his bike but ended up breaking his neck while doing so. After being told [...]

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JConcepts Suspension Conversion Slash 4×4 Stampede 4×4

JConcepts Suspension Conversion For The Slash 4×4 & Stamped…

After some teasing, JConcepts has released full details on their Suspension Conversion Kit for the Traxxas Slash 4×4 and Stampede 4×4. The conversion kit, along with a few other parts, allows you to build a gnarly monster truck out of your Slash or Pede 4×4. * Kit comes with aluminum caster blocks, aluminum shock stand-offs, body mount adapters, and carbon fiber [...]

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JConcepts MT Conversion Slash Stampede

JConcepts Monster Truck Suspension Conversion For The Slash …

Have you ever thought about converting your Traxxas Slash 4×4 or Stampede 4×4 into a gnarly monster truck? If so, JConcepts has announced a Suspension Conversion Set to do just that. The JConcepts conversion set comes with very trick carbon fiber shock towers, aluminum shock stand-offs, aluminum caster blocks, and body mount adapters. These are used in conjunction with other [...]

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4K Video Traxxas Slash 4X4 Skatepark Session

4K Video – Traxxas Slash 4X4 Skatepark Session

Recently uploaded by Traxxas is a Slash 4×4 Skatepark Session video. The video was posted in glorious 4K resolution for you high-end viewers and shows how fun the Slash 4×4 can be at an indoor skatepark. In the video you’ll see some serious high flying action including backflips, corkscrews, and much more. With long travel suspension and serious brushless power [...]

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Traxxas R/C Freeride Slash 4x4 Video

Video – Traxxas R/C Freeride With The Slash 4X4

If you ride motocross, or snowboard, or ride bicycles, then you know what Freeriding is. For those of you who do not, freeriding is simply going to a big open space and getting extreme. Freeriding can use existing trails, but often times involves venturing where nobody else has gone before. Freeriding is about freedom, going huge, pushing your personal limits [...]

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Traxxas Slash 4X4 Ultimate OBA

Traxxas Slash 4X4 Ultimate Now With OBA

Traxxas has announced they are taking scale realism up a notch on the latest Slash 4X4 Ultimate with On Board Audio. Yes indeed, the new Slash 4X4 Ultimate comes stock with the Traxxas OBA system for the realistic sounds of a 900+ horsepower Traxxas team truck. Here are some of its other highlights- * Traxxas Stability Management is standard * Low center [...]

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Fox Shocks Traxxas Slash 4x4

Fox Shocks Edition Traxxas Slash 4×4

New from Traxxas is the Fox Shocks Edition of their Slash 4×4. Unfortunately it does not come with a set of uber shocks on the chassis, but it does come with the official livery of Fox Shox. Maybe you run Fox on your full scale rig, or maybe you are just a fan of the brand, if so the Slash [...]

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