2014 OS/Futaba Nitro Challenge at Dirtburners

July 29th, 2014 by Ryan Lutz

This past weekend I headed to Kirkwood Missouri, just outside the gateway to the west city of St. Louis. This is always a great event for all who attend as it has some fun features and Hobbico being a primary presenter of the event pulls out all the stops. The Raffle prizes are some of …Read More

Keystone Classic at Mushroom Bowl Hobbies

July 16th, 2014 by Ryan Lutz

This past weekend I headed on over to Kennett Square, Pennsylvania to the Mushroom Bowl Hobbies for a fun weekend of racing. Due to some unforeseen circumstances the new 1/10th track that was being put in for this event wasn’t done yet. So upon a…

2014 ROAR 1/8th Nitro Nationals

June 24th, 2014 by Ryan Lutz

This past week was the ROAR Nitro Nationals and was held at the now famous Thornhill Racing Circuit. I say now famous because after this weekends amazing A-main finals this race and track will go down in history as one of the greatest. From the mind of Chris Allison came this track as he wanted …Read More

SWorkz Challenge at Silver Dollar Speedway

June 2nd, 2014 by Ryan Lutz

This past weekend I did a bit of a road commute to the SWorkz Challenge at Silver Dollar Speedway. I chose to drive there and back each day (Hour and a half commute each way) and i’m sure i’ll never opt for that option again. Event wise the track was great. It was a typical …Read More

Psycho Nitro Blast also aptly named the ‘PNB’ with Ryan Lutz

March 31st, 2014 by Ryan Lutz

The PNB, one of the last ‘real’ big off-road races left in the US in my opinion. Although efforts were taken to try to ‘keep the track together’ more this year with the addition of hundreds of gallons of ‘dirt glue,’…

Cactus Classic w/Ryan Lutz

March 16th, 2014 by Ryan Lutz

The final edition of the Outdoor Cactus Classic has come to a close. For me my results were a big improvement over last year and i’m very pleased with the finishes I have come away with. The weather was gorgeous all week and it was a perfect end …

A Main In Full Force At The Dirt Nitro Challenge

February 13th, 2014 by Jason Sams

Stop by the A Main booth at the Dirt Nitro Challenge February 18-23 to see all of the hot, new ProTek R/C products. Meet our team of the world’s best R/C racers;  make sure you grab a raffle ticket! We’ll be giving away thousands in prizes, A Main Hobbies’ apparel, distributing exclusive coupon codes (only […]

2014 Reedy Offroad Race of Champions

January 27th, 2014 by Ryan Lutz

I’m home and reflecting on the just completed 20th running of the RROC (Reedy Race of Champions). It’s an amazing event that has tons of history and prestige behind it. Unfortunately I never had the privilege to meet and talk with Mike Reed…

A Main’s Lou Figueria “Ironman” After 600 Mile Trip and Two SC Wins At Two Races

December 18th, 2013 by Jason Sams

BMiller Racing’s Lou Figueria loves to race his Losi SCTE 2.0, and last weekend that was apparent with a schedule that included a race in Southern California on Saturday and one in Northern California on Sunday. After more than 600 miles traveled over the course of 48 hours, Figueria returned to Sacramento with a pair of victories […]

2013 Fall Brawl Race Report with Ruben Benitez

November 19th, 2013 by Jason Sams

Over the weekend of November 1st – 3rd, racers from all over Northern California, Nevada and Arizona converged on the high bite clay of Outback Raceway, located in the heart of A Main Hobbies’ 60,000 sq. ft., Chico, California warehouse, to do battle in one of the 11 different divisions at the 2013 Fall Brawl […]