Posts tagged with Ryan Maifield

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

Ryan Maifield Interview

  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


  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!


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 […]

‘Superstar’ Ryan Maifield joins Orion


The cat is out of the bag! Team Orion is very excited to announce today their mystery “Superstar” driver. The superstar addition to the team is in fact top US Driver Ryan Maifield! Ryan will be utilizing all of Team Orion’s 1/10 and 1/8 Electric Products including Orion ESC’s, motors, batteries, servos and chargers through 2015. Team Orion says, […]

Maifield bids farewell to AE


After the shocking news of long-time partners Team Associated and Ryan Maifield parting ways, Ryan bids farewell to his long-time team and friends. In response to the announcement made my Team Associated last week, Ryan shows his appreciation and gratitude in a public statement HERE on

Associated confirm Maifield exit


Team Associated have confirmed that star driver Ryan Maifield will be leaving the team as of July 1st, with the potential destination (we believe) to be TLR and Orion in electric (see RC News ‘Word of Wheels’ post) Team Associated posted the following rather brief post on their Facebook page but added the following photo […]

Word of Wheels: Maifield to quit AE ?


Some of our keen readers may have noticed the addition of the thoroughly talented Mike Garrison to the RCNews & NeoBuggy team, kicking things off with a bang in his new regular column ‘The Word of Wheels‘, Mike takes healthy stab at the biggest hush hush gossip that circled at ROAR Nats this weekend, is […]