Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Friday, August 28, 2015
Sidewinder Nitro Explosion 2015, October 3rd - 4th
Nitro fans, it's time to start "gearing up" for the annual Sidewinder Nitro Explosion! This year's event will take place at the Heritage RC Park in Chula Vista, CA. This two day event, exclusively for nitro-fueled off-road vehicles, will bring out the best racers from both Southern California and the rest of the United States...so you won't want to miss it! Click on the image above to download a printable PDF flyer and get those entries in early!
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Entry form for the Inaugural Reedy Off-Road Championship!
As the curtains fall on this year's Shootout, we turn our attention to November and our inaugural Reedy Outdoor Off-Road Championship. Unlike years past, this event will not be limited to trucks...it is a complete off-road event, featuring all of your favorite classes: Buggy, Stadium Truck and Short Course. The twist? We will be running the track wet, all weekend! No blue groove, this event is all about true off-road racing!
So set the dates on your calendar, November 20-22 and send your entry form in early...this is going to be a great race! Click the image above to download a printable entry form/flyer.
2015 Off-Road Shootout Results Are In!
Electric 8th Scale: Rudy Rico
2wd Modified Buggy: Ryan Maifield
Sportsman Stock Truck: Wayne Wyrick
Modified 2wd Short Course: Ryan Cavalieri
Super Stock Buggy: Andrew Smolnik
2wd Rookie: Nathan Genda
2wd Modified Truck: Ryan Cavalieri
Sportsman Stock Short Course: Anthony Lizaola
Expert 4wd Short Course: Rudy Rico
Sportsman 4wd Short Course: Jack Rock
Sportsman Stock Buggy: Jeff Nicol
4wd Modified Buggy: Ryan Maifield
R/C Pro-Am Champions: Drew Mo and Seth Byron
Monday, July 13, 2015
New layout is in, the Shootout is upon us!
This weekend, racers from all over Southern California and across the United States will converge upon the freshly-installed layout here at Hot Rod Hobbies, for our annual Off-Road Shootout...and there's still time to get registered to race! We've got classes for every skill level and if you're a rookie, you'll definitely want to sign up to be part of the R/C Pro-Am, where you'll be paired with a sponsored pro driver, who can offer you tips and tricks to improve your setup and driving technique.
Click the image above to download a printable registration form and head to the hobby shop to get signed up...we look forward to seeing you there!
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
March-April Club Racing Champions Crowned!
Cameron Neff - 1/8 Scale
Mike Heiman - 1/10 4wd Buggy
Bill Hagen - Exp. 17.5 1/10
Greg Campion - Spt. 17.5 1/10
Shawn Miller - Exp. 17.5 SC
John Barnett - Spt. 17.5 SC
Taylor Lehmkuhl - Rookie 2wd
Larry Aronson - 1/10 4wd Buggy
Ben Borstelmann - 4wd SC
Chad Miller - Open 1/10
David Shearman - Spt. 17.5 1/10
Jim Bubb - Exp. 17.5 SC
Erik Knowles - Spt. 17.5 SC
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Dirt Oval Inaugural Series Winners!
Our first Dirt Oval points series is over, and the first champions have been crowned! The track has evolved and improved throughout the series, as we've really worked to dial it in for our club racers. In return, you guys have turned out in ever-increasing numbers, to support this new program at Hot Rod Hobbies. We thank you all for it, and we're really looking forward to another successful series, taking us through the rest of the year!
Congratulations to our inaugural Dirt Oval champions!
Sport Modified: Mike Boubel
Street Stock: Kevin Stevens
Rookie: Wesley Farrow
Outlaw Truck: Joe Murphy
Sprint Car: Nic Case
Pro Modified: Kevin Stevens
SC Late Model: Joe Murphy