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Axial Deadbolt AX90044 RTR Simple Body Mods

By Anthony Rivas on Sep 27, 2017
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Starting with a stock Axial Deadbolt RTR straight out of the box, before ever putting power to it. I am going to try and make this different than any other! I have heard it both ways as far as this … more


Scale on the Con – Day trip

By Anthony Rivas on Sep 26, 2017
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Words: Anthony Rivas Photography: Brad Perry I believe everyone has that one trail they would love to go scale crawl on, maybe even a bucket list of places. The opportunity recently presented itself to return to the Historic Rubicon Trail … more


1.9 Axial Wraith

By Anthony Rivas on May 10, 2017
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1.9 Axial Wraith Custom Build by: Rivas Concepts We know a lot of you own an Axial Wraith or have come across them at some point. Like any other R/C, we are sure there are things you would like to change, … more


Axial SCX10 II Based Custom Bronco

By Anthony Rivas on May 09, 2017
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Build by Elio Dianda, words by Anthony Rivas Starting with an Axial SCX10 II Jeep Cherokee (AX90047) you can choose the body you want to run. Trim out the body to check fitment and wheelbase. Be sure to check where … more


Scale Detailing Your RTR Part 2

By Anthony Rivas on Oct 05, 2016
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The last time you saw this Honcho RTR, it had some noticeable changes to the exterior. If you missed the first part of this blog, you can check it out here. If you added those details on your vehicle, hopefully yours … more


Tire Modification

By Anthony Rivas on Sep 26, 2016
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I’m sure most of you have a few old tires laying around. Maybe there are some that you ran a few times, but they didn’t perform how you wanted them too. Tires are one of those things that are really a … more


Scale Detailing Your RTR

By Anthony Rivas on Sep 08, 2016
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I am pretty sure you all have some old bodies sitting around. It seems like everyone who gets an Axial RTR tends to take the body off and change it out, just to be different. Hopefully this will help give … more


Axial Yeti SCORE Trophy Truck – Rivas Concepts Long Term Testing

By Anthony Rivas on Aug 24, 2016
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This is one of the first RTR version’s of Axial Yeti SCORE Trophy Trucks out to the public.   I have had this truck since October 24th 2015. The very first run Dominic Longoria and I took it to a … more


Rally Inspired Wraith™ Spawn Build

By Anthony Rivas on Aug 19, 2016
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I started with the Axial Wraith Spawn Rock Racer KIT version. http://www.axialracing.com/products/ax90056 Once you start building the KIT, everything will remain the same as per the instructions. The exception will be on the front bumper. I will show you why. Axles are … more


How To: Add A Reverse Light

By Anthony Rivas on Jun 03, 2016
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If you like scale or just want to add a cool feature, you can add this simple reverse light to your rig. You will need some wire and a bulb. There are many places you can find this, Radio Shack usually … more