Crawl for a Cure 2015

By Axial on Nov 19, 2015

Crawl for a Cure 2015 Hosted by BPC Chassis and RC Country Hobbies Rollins Lake, Grass Valley, Californina November 7, 2015 I don’t know if it’s because I’m getting old (which I am) but, lately it seems like cancer is … more

The FIX and Straight Outta Luck G6 RECON G6

By Anthony Rivas on Nov 13, 2015

Good morning, it’s 4:50 a.m. and I am about to head out to a now familiar spot. I am heading to Logandale, Nevada for a triple header of events. “The FIX” 12 hour endurance event, The Straight Outta Luck RECON G6, and the The … more

Ultra4 Racing’s National Championship – Reno, Nevada

By AR on Nov 10, 2015

Ultra4 Racing’s National Championship Event Date: October 15 & 16, 2015 Reno, Nevada Words and Photos by Michael Plunkett When it comes to racing, I cannot think of anything quite as exciting as an Ultra4 Race! The National Championship held … more

SCX10™ Wheelbase Compatibility Guide

By AR on Nov 03, 2015

Far to often, questions about the differences between each of the SCX10 vehicles arise, especially surrounding wheelbase and body options. Questions such as “is this body compatible with that chassis?” or “which link kit should I order?” and so on. … more

SCX10 Based 6X6 ZiL-131

By Axial on Oct 29, 2015

First off, what is a ZiL-131? It’s a Soviet Union based general purpose 6×6 military truck that began production in 1966 and ended in 1994, with a production run nearing 1,000,000 units. A few other specs include a 6.7ton curb … more

Budget-friendly Axial-based Monster Truck Build

By Axial on Oct 28, 2015

There’s a growing number of Axial-based monster trucks being built. And, specifically, many builders are using Axial Racing AR60 axles and drivetrain components. This actually seems to be the most popular choice for newer builds. Many of these rigs being built … more

Best in the Desert: Bluewater Desert Challenge

By AR on Oct 26, 2015

Best in the Desert: Bluewater Desert Challenge Words by Mike Plunkett Photos by Mike Plunkett and Will Turk Rob MacCachren and Steve Sourapas take top honors at the Bluewater Desert Challenge! Although located in my hometown of Parker, Arizona for years, … more

Axial Papercraft Vehicle Kit Boxes

By Axial on Oct 21, 2015

Being the die-hard Axial fan that you are, a while back you may have noticed the Papercraft Accessories blog that was posted up just before the RECON G6 B-Day II Scale event. Within the post you’ll find gas cans, pieces of … more

Jessi Combs’ Attempt at the Land Speed Record

By AR on Oct 20, 2015

Jessi Combs’ Attempt at the Land Speed Record September 2015 Words and Photos: Michael Plunkett After receiving an invitation to the Alvord Desert dry lakebed in southeast Oregon to witness Jessi Combs’ attempt at breaking the women’s world land speed … more

Crawler Setup Key Elements

By Axial on Oct 19, 2015

Whether your idea of competition is attending a national championship or one-upping your friend at the local park, getting your rock crawler dialed in for top performance is an obvious plus. Out of the box, your Axial vehicle is setup for … more