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AXIALFEST 2017: General Info and Code of Conduct

By Tony Phalen on Jul 11, 2017
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We are very excited to welcome all of you to AXIALFEST2017! Like in years past, we will be leaving the confines of cement sidewalks, quaint neighborhoods and bumper to bumper traffic in favor of the great outdoors. The Cisco Grove … more


Casey Curries AXIALFEST2017 Altra Ultra-Class Axial RR10 Bomber

By Tony Phalen on Jul 06, 2017
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At #AXIALFEST2016, the Altra Ultra Challenge was one of the most talked-about races at the event. Big time rock junkies came out to race 8 laps around the zig-zaggy campground course – the final mileage total was a whopping 5K! … more


mAh Per Mile – Part 1 – Formulating the formula

By Tony Phalen on Jun 09, 2017
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There’s one question we hear a lot – how far will your rig go on one battery? To find the answer, we’ve created a little formula; “mAh Per Mile.” In Part-1 of this series, we break down the ‘how far … more


2017 RC Monster Truck World Finals

By Tony Phalen on May 18, 2017
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Axial is back from the 2017 RC Monster Jam World Finals in Las Vegas and it was a huge hit. After last year’s success, the promoters loved us so much that they moved the track to the middle of the … more


AXIALFEST 2017 Registration

By Tony Phalen on Apr 27, 2017
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Coming to AXIALFEST 2017? Excellent – it’s going to be a fantastic time! Get signed up! http://events.eventzilla.net/e/axialfest-2017-2138871199 Here’s a short video explaining how to fill out the registration form on EVENTZILLA. Today we’re going to walk you through how to … more


A First Timer’s Guide to AXIALFEST2017

By Tony Phalen on Apr 26, 2017
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A FIRST TIMER’S GUIDE TO AXIALFEST Words: Matt Soileau Photos: Matt Soileau and Tony Phalen Are you planning on attending AXIALFEST2017? Is this your first time? Then this blog may be just what you have been looking for. This is … more


Understanding Gearing

By Tony Phalen on Apr 24, 2017
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Moving your rig is a pretty simple process; when you apply throttle from your radio, the ESC draws juice from the battery and directs it to the motor. As the motor spins, it rotates a series of gears that ultimately … more


Axial Transmission Guide

By Tony Phalen on Apr 16, 2017
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Store-bought RTR scale trucks are a blast; they’re already built and ready to get out on the trails as soon as your battery is charged. There are those, however, that love the extra challenge of scratch building their next scaler … more


Axial Downloadable Complete Parts List

By Tony Phalen on Mar 14, 2017
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Axial is always looking for better ways to serve its customer base. Along that point, did you know that we offer a complete, downloadable Excel file filled with every standard or option part currently in production? You may have overlooked … more


Axial MAX-D SMT10 Monster Truck Full Option Build

By Tony Phalen on Dec 15, 2016
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Words and photos by Tony Phalen I’ve been looking forward to getting one of Axial Racing’s SMT10 Monster Trucks, so when the MAX-D landed on my doorstep (thanks UPS guy), it was literally a matter of seconds before the box … more