By Thomas Tran
Polite, well mannered, and relaxed, Ty Tessman has an aura much different that most pro racers out there. Hard working, motivated and, of course, talented beyond belief, this young Canadian claimed his first World Championship title in 2014 with his D812 adding to his career achievements. Wherever he is, Tessman is a true competitor at heart and is always looking to win. Here's the car he'll be driving in an attempt to win a third Pro Nitro Buggy title on Sunday evening.
LiveRC Facebook account -- various pictures and results
LiveRC Twitter account -- breaking news and live race updates throughout the weekend
LiveRC Instagram -- JConcepts Pit Report account -- pictures from the pits
The current record holder with the most wins here at the DNC is none other than HB's Ty Tessman. With a record of 8 titles, Tessman has found a lot of success over the years at the Dirt Nitro Challenge. He's got two wins in Pro Nitro Buggy, four in Pro Truggy and two in Pro E-buggy, Tessman's record speaks for itself. Here is Tessman's latest Hot Bodies D815 weapon that also carries his name.
Inside Ty Tessman's 1/8-Scale Nitro Buggy
Chassis: Hot Bodies D815 Tessman Worlds Edition
Engine: O.S. Speed B2101 Tessman Edition
Pipe: O.S. Speed T-2090SC
Fuel: VP/PowerMaster 25% Tessman Blend
Tires: Pro-Line Holeshots X3
Radio: Airtronics M12s
Servo: Savox SB2274SG-TE Ty Tessman Edition x 2
Body and Wing: Pro-Line Type-R body and Pro-Line Trifecta lexan wing
Notes: Lunsford titanium turnbuckles and screws with Avid ceramic bearings throughout. Also 110% black wheel nuts.