Ty Tessmann has announced his signing with Hobbywing on Facebook. Former Team Orion driver will use Hobbywing ESC and motors on his 1/10 véhicles and 1/8 E-buggy for the next two years and beyond. Ty had the following to say about the deal:

“I would like to announce that after a lot of testing and thought, I have chosen to run for Hobbywing for my 1/10 and 1/8 electric program for the next two years and beyond. I am very happy to become a part of the leading electronics company and look forward to some great success in the future. I want to thank Salton Dong and Mr. Jack Zhang for this opportunity with Hobbywing. My debut race will be the Reedy Race of Champions.”