Tebo: Mod Truck, Maifield: Mod SCT, Tessmann: Mod 4WD & Phend: Mod 2WD in A1s

August 11th, 2013 by Jason Sams

Mod Truck (A1)  Kyosho’s Jared Tebo took advantage of mistakes from TQ TLR’s Dakotah Phend and was able to get out front for the majority of the race in A1 of Modified Truck. Team Associated’s Ryan Cavalieri would eventually pressure Tebo, who was driving a conservative pace to avoid mistakes. The smart driving paid off […]

ROAR Nats TQs Phend: Mod Truck, Tessmann: Mod 4WD, Cavalieri Mod 2WD & Maifield: Mod SC

August 10th, 2013 by Jason Sams

Qualifying has concluded at the ROAR 1/10-scale Off-Road Nationals with four different TQs. TLR’s Dakotah Phend grabbed the top spot in Modified Truck with a 22T. In Modified 4WD it was Hot Bodies’ Ty Tessmann with a prototype D413. Team Associated’s Ryan duo took top honors in Modified 2WD (Cavalieri) and Modified SC (Maifield). The […]

Tebo Tops Mod Stadium Truck, Phend Puts TLR On Top in Mod 4WD (Round 3)

August 10th, 2013 by Jason Sams

Jared Tebo had an unusual day yesterday when he struggled a bit in qualifying. Tebo admitted in an interview with LiveRC that he made too many mistakes and was upset about his day. Tebo has already turned things around in the third round of qualifying with a TQ in Modified Stadium Truck. Modified 2WD has […]

Tessmann, Phend and Maifield Shine in Day 1 Of Qualifying at ROAR 1/10 Nats

August 10th, 2013 by Jason Sams

Hot Bodies’ Ty Tessmann was able to put his brand new D413 atop the qualifying board in the 4WD Modified class for both round 1 and round 2 of qualifying. Tessmann’s D413 looks like a rocket around the track, and he says it’s smooth and easy to drive. The big focus according to Torrence DeGuzman, […]

ROAR Nationals Day 1 at A Main’s Silver Dollar R/C Raceway

August 9th, 2013 by Jason Sams

The ROAR 1/10-scale Off-Road Nationals are under way at A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar R/C Raceway. The nation’s top teams and drivers are represented and are vying for the marketing opportunities presented by winning such a prestigious race. The A Main crew including new-hire, Kevin Jelich (Race Director), put in a stellar racetrack with elevation […]

The ROAR Nationals Come To A Main’s Silver Dollar R/C Raceway

July 29th, 2013 by Jason Sams

Compete in our Nation’s most prestigious off-road race, the ROAR 1/10-scale Electric Off-Road Nationals. There will be classes for all types of off-road racers including stock, modified and short course (2WD). The ROAR Nationals are being held at A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar R/C Raceway August 8th-11th. World-renown track builder, Kevin Jelich, will be designing […]

OS/Futaba Nitro Challenge w/Ryan Lutz

July 21st, 2013 by Ryan Lutz

As I sit here in this hot airplane in Minneapolis on my layover waiting to hear why our left engine won’t fire up, I figure what better time to write my race recap!
For me this past weekend was a struggle, but looking back at the final results I…

Racers Pack A Main’s Outback Raceway, Maifield Shines At JConcepts’ Summer Indoor Nats

July 16th, 2013 by Jason Sams

The JConcepts’ Summer Indoor Nationals attracted a sellout crowd at A Main Hobbies’ Outback Raceway. Now in its fourth year at Outback Raceway, the race had nearly 300 entries packing the indoor facility. Team Associated/ JConcepts’ top pros Ryan Maifield and Steve Hartson raced as well as AE’s team manager Brent Thielke. The man behind […]

ROAR 1/8th Nitro Nationals w/Ryan Lutz

June 16th, 2013 by Ryan Lutz

This past weekend was the ROAR nationals in balmy Porter, TX just outside of Houston. With temps soaring into the mid 90′s and humidity levels in the 60′s it was a climate adjustment for many people! Also on top of the climate issues for us…

All Tessmann @ Pre-Worlds

June 9th, 2013 by Jason Sams

Hot Bodies, Kyosho and Associated benefit from the efforts of Ty Tessmann. The young talent was one of the fastest racers all-weekend long running cars from Kyosho and Team Associated, both manufacturers who do not sponsor Tessmann. Hot Bodies is currently developing a 4WD buggy for the upcoming World Championships, so Tessmann opted to run […]