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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 joins Extreme Scale Performance RC for SCALE WARS

By AR on Mar 15, 2017
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Scale Wars is an ongoing online scale building competition from Josh Elliot of Extreme Scale Performance RC for Axial based builders around the world! Josh Elliot, aka “Camping with Coleman” explains this is his way of giving back to my Subscribers … 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


TECH – Jeep Cherokee XJ Truck

By Axial on Feb 23, 2017
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When it comes to the scaling scene, there’s an abundance of creativity amongst the mix and everyone once in a while there’s that one build that catches the eye. Especially when a builder uses an existing product and morphs it … 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


Yeti SCORE Trophy Truck Full Option Kit Build

By AR on Oct 14, 2016
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Words and photos by Richard Derry The Axial Racing Yeti™ SCORE® Trophy Truck® kit includes many of the necessary upgrades that will bulletproof your Yeti™ for the desert but, if you want a bomb proof Yeti™ that will survive almost … 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