Posts tagged with Ryan Maifield

TLR’s wider 8ight buggy chassis

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Whilst at the World Championships in Sicily last month, we reported a couple of times on TLR supposedly testing a mythical ‘wider chassis’ – it became clear however that neither Adam Drake, Ryan Maifield or Dakotah Phend ran the chassis during the actual event, perhaps only Adam Drake testing it early on we understand quite […]

Orion announce Maifield nitro deal

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8 months since the news of Maifield opting for Novarossi power in 2014, comes the sudden announcement from Team Orion that the TLR star will also be running their nitro line as of 2015, having signed for the electric side back in June. Orion’s timing of the news is no coincidence, the news coming just […]

Worlds Wednesday Walkabout Video

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Lee Martin takes over walkabout duties as he chats to Martin Bayer, Carson Wernimont, Jack Embling, Neil Cragg, Mick Cragg, Yannick Aigoin, Kyle McBride, Ryan Maifield, Bradley Baird, Brent Thielke, Tyler Vik

Under the Hood: Ryan Maifield

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Ryan Maifield (USA), 28 Chassis: TLR 8ight 3.0 Engine: Novarossi Keep Off .21 4 port Tyres: JConcepts Diamond Bars Fuel: Sidewinder Radio & Servos: Airtronics M12, Spektrium Event: 2014 IFMAR World Championships – Giardini Naxos, Italy Notes: The 2014 Worlds marks the first truly ‘big’ race that Ryan Maifield is attending as a full factory-sponsored TLR driver, with only a few […]

Maifield wins Sidewinder Explosion

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The Pro driver from Mesa, Arizona, was up to his old tricks at the Sidewinder Nitro Explosion. Multi-time winner of the event, Ryan Maifield, unleashed his new TLR vehicles equipped with JConcepts at the Heritage R/C Park in Chula Vista, CA. The annual event promoted and directed by Jimmy Babcock continually brings out the best […]

Maifield speaks on his TLR success

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  After yesterday’s ‘Maifield Mental Game’ article, poll, and viewer opinions, it became quite apparent that the only way to find the TRUE cause of Ryan Maifield’s success is to ask the man himself! Our sister site, RCNews, has caught up with Ryan for a brief interview where he discusses what he believes is the […]

Maifield’s Switch: A Mental Change?

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Does anyone find it a coincidence that Ryan Maifield switched teams and immediately dominated every race he has entered since?  

Did the new TLR cars make that much of a difference?  Or was it his mindset? There’s no way to know for certain, but I can write about what I’ve witnessed—both with Maifield and with […]

Maifield’s winning wave at Surf City

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When Ryan Maifield made the switch from Team Associated to Team Losi Racing, many questioned how long it would take the superstar to adapt to the new team and vehicles. This past weekend hosted the annual Surf City Classic at OCRC in Huntington Beach, California. With heavy competition including the like of Ryan Cavalieri, Jared […]

Maifield makes nitro debut at JBRL

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  The 2014 JBRL Nitro Series returned to Chula Vista, California this past weekend. Heritage RC Park was the site for the JBRL Nitro Series Rnd #4. The big story of the weekend was TLR’s Ryan Maifield making his nitro debut. He debuted his new TLR 8ight 3.0 buggy, 8ight-T 3.0 truggy and his 8ight-E […]

Ryan Maifield joins TLR!

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Well folks, its official…Ryan Maifield has joined Team Losi Racing! TLR has made the following announcement today: “Club RC races, ROAR Nationals and everything in between, Ryan Maifield has won them all. Ryan’s dad taught him to race in their front lawn at the age of 6. He recorded his first win at the Cactus […]