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Tuesday, June 2, 2015

The Hot Rod Hobbies Off-Road Shootout is fast approaching!

One of the proud sponsors of the annual Hot Rod Hobbies Shootout, Pro-Line R/C wants to see you at this great event! Check out their blog post by clicking the image above, and be sure to get your race entries in ahead of time, to secure your free 2015 Shootout t-shirt...and we hope to see you at the track!

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

March-April Club Racing Champions Crowned!

As another hot Saugus summer approaches and the competition really starts heating up, our club racing championships become even tougher to win! We want to take this opportunity to congratulate the drivers who came out on top in our spring March-April Tuesday and Saturday race series. These drivers completed the minimum five out of eight races, won their respective championships and are now eligible to win our end of series "Top 3" drawing, to take place on Tuesday, May 5th! We here at Hot Rod Hobbies would like to thank everyone for participating in our club racing series and we look forward to the start of our May-June series!

Tuesday Champions

Cameron Neff - 1/8 Scale
Mike Heiman - 1/10 4wd Buggy
Bill Hagen - Exp. 17.5 1/10
Greg Campion - Spt. 17.5 1/10
Shawn Miller - Exp. 17.5 SC
John Barnett - Spt. 17.5 SC
Taylor Lehmkuhl - Rookie 2wd

Saturday Champions

Larry Aronson - 1/10 4wd Buggy
Ben Borstelmann - 4wd SC
Chad Miller - Open 1/10
David Shearman - Spt. 17.5 1/10
Jim Bubb - Exp. 17.5 SC
Erik Knowles - Spt. 17.5 SC

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Dirt Oval Inaugural Series Winners!

Our first Dirt Oval points series is over, and the first champions have been crowned! The track has evolved and improved throughout the series, as we've really worked to dial it in for our club racers. In return, you guys have turned out in ever-increasing numbers, to support this new program at Hot Rod Hobbies. We thank you all for it, and we're really looking forward to another successful series, taking us through the rest of the year!

Congratulations to our inaugural Dirt Oval champions!

Sport Modified: Mike Boubel
Street Stock: Kevin Stevens
Rookie: Wesley Farrow
Outlaw Truck: Joe Murphy
Sprint Car: Nic Case
Pro Modified: Kevin Stevens
SC Late Model: Joe Murphy

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

The new layout is in!

Thanks to all of those who showed up over the weekend, to help install this sick new layout...complete with a killer crossover! Come out and throw down some laps at Tuesday Night Nationals, tonight at 7:00pm!

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Racer Appreciation Night on Saturday, April 4th!

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Track Rebuild on Sunday, April 12th!

It's that time again! Out with the old, and in with the new...and we need your help!

On Sunday, April 12th, starting at 10:00am (and going until it's finished), we will be tearing out the old layout and installing a brand new one, for the coming summer club racing months and the run-up to the annual Hot Rod Hobbies Off-Road Shootout. Everyone who shows up will be given the usual incentives for helping out - free pizza and drinks! So come out to the track and help us install a killer new layout.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

2015 Full Dirt Oval schedule, new "Racer Etiquette" Guide posted

For all of our new Oval enthusiasts, we are officially announcing the schedule for the dirt oval, for the remainder of 2015. Check it out...

May 2015
1-2 - BEST of the WEST Series @ Hot Rod Hobbies
8 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies
22 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies
29-30 - BEST of the WEST Series @ Hot Rod Hobbies

June 2015
12 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies
26 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies

July 2015
10 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies
24 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies

August 2015
7 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies
28 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies

September 2015
11 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies
25-26 - BEST of the WEST Series @ Hot Rod Hobbies

October 2015
9 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies
30 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies

November 2015
13 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies

December 2015
4 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies
18 - Club Race @ Hot Rod Hobbies

Also, for all of our racers - past, present, and future - we would like you to take a few minutes of time to read our Racer Etiquette Guide. These rules exist for the benefit of everyone who shows up to race, here at Hot Rod Hobbies. So whether you're a long-time club racing regular, or have just decided to start trying your hand at off-road R/C racing, please read and observe these guidelines, so that everyone has a good time!