2010 R/C Rock Crawling Nationals

By Axial Staff on Sep 15, 2010

The 2010 R/C Rock Crawling Nationals, one of the biggest annual R/C rock crawling events, was held on Sept. 9-12th in Disney, Oklahoma.  This event is an invite only competition so to get in, you have to either be the … more

XR10 Build – Part 5 – Beadlocks

By Axial Staff on Sep 01, 2010

For this last installment of our XR10 build, I will cover the assembly of the beadlock wheels. This wheel is a completely new design. It is a true beadlock wheel, but it only requires the removal of 6 screws to … more

XR10 Build – Part 4 – Chassis Assembly

By Axial Staff on Aug 30, 2010

For this installment of our XR10 build, I will cover the assembly of the chassis and link installation. First thing’s first, tear open Bag “G” and dump it’s contents into your parts tray. Grab your front axle and a pair … more

XR10 Build – Part 3 – Shocks and Links

By Axial Staff on Aug 27, 2010

For this installment of our XR10 build, I will cover link and shock assembly. To get started we will need Bag “E”, part’s tree #AX80059 (2) and parts tree #AX80057. Here you can see all the parts that make up … more

XR10 Build – Part 2 – Rear Axle

By Axial Staff on Aug 26, 2010

Here’s the 2nd installment of our step by step XR10 build. This post will cover proper assembly of the rear axle. First step, open Bag “C” and dump it into your part’s tray. Building the rear axle is very similar … more

XR10 Build – Part 1 – Front Axle

By Axial Staff on Aug 26, 2010

Now that the XR10′s are starting to hit distributors, we figured that it was a good time to do a step-by-step build of the new kit with pictures and detailed descriptions. This will serve as a guide for a basic … more

XR10′s Have Arrived

By Axial Staff on Aug 25, 2010

Axial’s first big shipment of XR10′s showed up this morning. Get ready, they are on their way to distributors now. Look out for these in your local hobby shop in a couple of weeks!


A Deep Fried Weekend – Skateboarding & a Wicked Art Show

By AR on Aug 17, 2010

Axial’s own graphic designer, Freddy attended The Maloof Money Cup and Downtown Santa Ana Artwalk recently. See some highlights of both events!

Words: Freddy Medina
Pictures: Freddy Medina and Floris Gierman … more

Axial XR10 Team Driver Tip!

By Axial Staff on Aug 17, 2010

Here is a cool tip for those who like to wrench on things a lot, or just like to run all the same tricks that the Team Drivers use. To help ease the time it takes to separate the axles … more

Axial XR10 Rear Axle Assembly Tips and Precautions

By Axial Staff on Aug 16, 2010

With the XR10′s starting to arrive in the hands of our loyal consumers, I figured it would be a good time to share some tips, tricks, and precautions on the rear axle assembly. … more