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Custom Build: SCX10 DAKAR RALLY TRUCK by LEO WORKSHOP

By Axial on Jan 28, 2016
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Custom Build: SCX10™ DAKAR RALLY TRUCK by LEO WORKSHOP Words: Rodney Wills Build Photos: Zoltan Cisk of Leo Workshop I’ve always liked the DAKAR Rally and especially the big trucks and motorcycles competing in the event. I’ve personally competed in … more


Yeti SCORE Trophy Truck Full Option Build

By Tony Phalen on Jan 26, 2016
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Words and photos by Tony Phalen Whenever I get a new vehicle, I like to take the first couple weeks to just drive it in box-stock form to learn about its traits; how it handles, any quirky nuances, etc. During … more


Axial – The Official R/C vehicles of Ultra4 Racing – King of the Hammers 2016

By Axial on Jan 11, 2016
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (Mission Viejo, CA) January 11, 2016. Axial R/C Inc., A subsidiary of Hobbico Inc., is proud to announce Axial as the Official R/C Vehicles of Ultra4 / King of the Hammers for 2016. Ultra4 Racing is the … more


Rock Racing Tires

By Axial on Jan 07, 2016
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If you didn’t already know, tires make the single biggest difference in the overall performance of a competition vehicle. A fast motor will increase top speed, but if you want lower lap times, if you want to be in front … more


Jeep Comanche with Camper

By Axial on Jan 06, 2016
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  There’s no denying the scale scene when it comes creativity and 1:1 to scale xeroxability. Especially in some instances were a mere double take is simply not enough to confirm nor deny whether a vehicle is a full size … more


A Year in Review: 2015 with Casey Currie

By AR on Dec 24, 2015
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Mission Viejo, CA (December 22, 2015) – Since the release of the SCX10 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited C/R Edition vehicle, Axial and Casey Currie have made an unstoppable team. In 2015 Axial and Casey Currie made their presence felt at events … more


CANNONDALE BICYCLES USES AXIAL RIGS FOR DOWN TIME ENTERTAINMENT

By Axial on Dec 20, 2015
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For the annual Cannondale Sales meeting, the group wanted to do something fun during dinner after spending the day shredding the upcoming new mountain bike models in the mountains of Northern Utah. The Cannondale crew created a modular crawler course that required … more


Rock Racing Setup – Key Elements

By Axial on Dec 16, 2015
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Rock racing combines rock crawling with off-road racing, and yet, it’s so incredibly different than either. It’s more brash and intense than technical rock crawling and it’s more about sudden bursts of speed than wide-open off-road racing. As such, setting … more


Yeti™ Trophy Truck® – Geared for Speed

By Axial on Dec 14, 2015
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Straight out of the box, the Yeti Trophy Truck features gearing (16T pinion / 64T spur gear) best suited for extended run time on a 3S LiPo 5000 mAh battery. While this gearing yields a healthy amount of run time … more


Carolina Crew’s Knobby Creek Pre G6

By AR on Dec 11, 2015
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Carolina Crew’s Knobby Creek Pre G6 By James Story Rice The morning of Saturday September 19th began with a drive into the Foothills of North Carolina. The road going into the land of Knobby Creek was a crawl for some … more