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Team HB Driver Meeting in Shanghai!

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The entire HB electric on-road Factory Team was in Shanghai doing testing and development at the RCI V2 Race Club this past weekend, and local drivers and all HB fans around the world were invited to an exclusive day of track testing, bench racing and setup advice provided by most of the HB on-road racing team.   Drivers Andy Moore, Jilles Groskamp, Freddy Sudhoff and JJ Wang were present, along with Team Manager Hiro Kasuya and...Continue Reading

by Frank McKinney

HB Driver Meeting! Dec 5th in Shanghai

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Here's your opportunity to meet the HB on-road team on the 5th of December at the amazing RCI V2 racing facility in Shanghai, China! Meet Andy, Jilles, Freddy and JJ, plus drivers from across China and Honk Kong including the new Chinese National Champion, KS Huang!  The HB PRO5 team will be in Shanghai the first weekend of December, and you can gain experience from their valuable expertise as you meet every one of the drivers, plus...Continue Reading

by Frank McKinney

Ty and HB win the 2015 Sik Cross

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Ty Tessman's Race Report: This past weekend we attended the 2015 Sikcross race put on by Levi Jackson of Sik Track Designs held at the Proline test track in Banning, California. This was a very unique race format and not one that we had ever experienced before. The track layout was very technical, medium grip but was super fun to drive. On Saturday morning we started at 7am with 1 practice session per class and then we moved into another...Continue Reading

by Frank McKinney

Team HB at the Worlds: Ronnefalk on the Podium!

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Final day here at the Worlds Championship at Yatabe Arena saw the last round of Qualifier in the morning, followed with the 3 A-mains Finals in the afternoon. Unfortunately Ty Tessman could not do better than 8th for the last Qualifying round, meaning Ty would not make it into the A-main. Ty would start 2nd in the B-main but his Final was short lived with a DNF after just two laps.   Young Swedish HB driver David Ronnefalk with three...Continue Reading

by Frank McKinney

Team HB at the Worlds: 4WD Qualifying

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Day 2 in the 4wd class at the Worlds Championships at the Yatabe Arena in Japan would be 1 last free practice followed by 4 rounds of Qualifiers. Ty and David chose to run two slightly different programs. Ty ran a number of option parts designed to make the D413 work better on Astroturf. Mainly a new 6mm longer chassis plate and thicker top deck to make the car stiffer. A new prototype slipper in place of center diff which is better in...Continue Reading

by Frank McKinney

Team HB at the Worlds: 4WD Begins!

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After a difficult 2wd race with a brand new car and little experience on astroturf, the HB Team was eager to move on with 4wd and the trusted D413 platform. This first day saw 4 free practices and 2 controlled practices, the later ones used as re-seeding for the qualifying heats. Ty and David quickly showed pace with mid 17's lap times which would put them respectively 8th and 9th seeds in the fastest heat tomorrow...Continue Reading

by Frank McKinney

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