19th Annual HRH Shootout 2wd

See: Team Orion

The 2016 HRH Shootout was held this past weekend at Hot Rod Hobbies in Santa Clarita, California. Located just minutes away from World Famous Six Flags Magic Mountain, Hot Rod Hobbies has been hosting the Shootout for now its 19th year! Team Orion would also bring one of our strongest Teams to date consisting of: Ty Tessmann, Ryan Cavalieri, Ryan Maifield, Jared Tebo, Dustin Evans, Matt Chambers, Tanner Denney, & Tanner Day. With temperatures reaching into the mid 90’s, it was going to be a great weekend of racing!

In the 2wd Modified Buggy class, Jared Tebo would take the overall TQ honors! Starting 3rd on the grid, Ty Tessmann would show great speed and go onto Win A-Main #1 & A-Main #2 convincingly to take the 2wd Modified Buggy Championship! Jared Tebo would Win A-Main #3 to take 2nd overall & Ryan Cavalieri would finish 3rd overall to complete the Team Orion podium sweep!

19th Annual HRH Shootout 4wd

In the 4wd Modified Buggy class, it was Ryan Maifield that would take the overall TQ! Maifield then went onto make quick work of his competition and took the Wins in A-Main #1 & A-Main #2 and the 4wd Modified Buggy Championship! Dustin Evans would put in a great drive in A-Main #3 to finish 2nd overall with Ty Tessmann finishing 3rd overall to complete another Team Orion podium sweep!

19th Annual HRH Shootout truck

In the Modified Truck class, Jared Tebo TQ’ed the first 3 rounds of qualifying to guarantee himself the overall TQ! Tebo took the Win in A-Main #1! Then Cavalieri took the Win in A-Main #2. Tebo would then Win A-Main #3 to take home the Modified Truck Championship! Cavalieri would finish 2nd & Kyosho’s Naoto Matsukura would round out the podium in 3rd.

19th Annual HRH Shootout sc2wd

In the 2wd Modified Short Course class, Ryan Cavalieri TQ’ed all 4 rounds of qualifying to take the overall TQ! Cavalieri then went onto dominate A-Main #1 & A-Main #2 and take the 2wd Modified Short Course Championship! Matt Chambers would Win A-Main #3 to finish 2nd overall with Team Orion USA Team Manager Joe Pillars finishing 3rd overall to complete another Team Orion podium sweep!

19th Annual HRH Shootout ebuggy

In the 1/8 Electric Buggy class, David Jenson would take the overall TQ! Jenson then went onto Win A-Main #1 & A-Main #2 and take the 1/8 Electric Buggy Championship!