How To Convert SCORE Trophy Truck Wheels to Hex Style Short Course Wheels

By AR on Apr 28, 2016

How to convert your Score Trophy Truck wheels to Hex style Short Course wheels to open up more wheel options for your truck. Words and Photos by John Schultz You will need the following tools and parts: – 1.5mm Allen for Wheel … more

Cool Bonus Accessories on Axial Parts Trees

By Tony Phalen on Apr 06, 2016

Words and photos by Tony Phalen All RC kits that require you to build them have multiple parts trees that have been injection molded with different types of plastics. Sometimes, after your kit is completely assembled, you might end up … more


By AR on Feb 29, 2016

Words by: Maarten Van Praag The beginning: The very first seed of this story was planted, kind of accidentally, three decades ago. It was sometime in the early eighties during the times of Eastern European Communism and the Cold War. It … more

Installing a Snow Plow on Your SCX10

By Tony Phalen on Feb 25, 2016

Words and photos by Tony Phalen Being a SoCal native, I’ve never had a reason to build a RC vehicle with a snow plow attachment. After a move to Connecticut back in 2013, it occurred to me why a slew … more


By Axial on Feb 18, 2016

Given the opportunity to paint up a few SCORE® Retro Trophy Truck® bodies for the up coming body release, Axial staff nabbed a few bodies and took some creative liberty and ran with it. Lets be honest, wouldn’t have you? … more

How To Make an AXIALFEST Swag Bag Soft Top

By Axial on Feb 16, 2016

AXIALFEST2015 Swag Bag Soft Top Words and Photos by Matthew ‘Skeeno’ Soileau Do you have a swag bag laying around from AXIALFEST2015 that you aren’t quite sure what to do with?  I have a project for you that you can … more

Yeti SCORE Trophy Truck Full Option Build

By Tony Phalen on Jan 26, 2016

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

Rock Racing Tires

By Axial on Jan 07, 2016

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

Yeti™ Trophy Truck® – Geared for Speed

By Axial on Dec 14, 2015

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

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