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 […]

Tessmann Wins Mod 2WD

June 9th, 2013 by Jason Sams

Hot Bodies’ driver Ty Tessmann won A2 to take the overall win at the Pre-Worlds in the coveted Modified 2WD buggy class. Tessmann has been fast all weekend long with a Kyosho RB6 mid-motor buggy. Most of the top drivers have been using mid-motor cars because the grip is so intense. Tessmann also took A1 […]

Tessmann Grabs A1 In 4WD w/Associated B44.1

June 9th, 2013 by Jason Sams

Hot Bodies’ Ty Tessmann was again the victor in A1 of Mod 4WD. Tessmann would hold off an early charge from Team Associated’s Ryan Maifield, but a few crashes from “Mans” would allow Tessmann to get away. See entire footage from the race here:

Tessmann Takes A1 in 2WD

June 9th, 2013 by Jason Sams

Hot Bodies’ Ty Tessmann was able to get around Team Associated’s Ryan Cavalieri in A1 of Mod 2WD after a few mistakes from the typically, solid Cav. Tessmann who is using a Kyosho RB6 mid-motor was in striking distance from the start of the race and struck when Cavalieri rolled it over. Cavalieri threw down […]