Ty Tessman - RC Racing - ProTek RC Pro Team Driver

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Ty Tessman - RC Racing - ProTek RC Pro Team Driver

Ty Tessman ProTek RC Racer


Ty is a true R/C icon and worldwide ambassador, having raced in Canada, the United States, Thailand, Argentina, the UK, Japan, China, Australia, Slovakia, Italy, and many other countries around the World.

Hometown: Alberta, Canada Pro R/C Experience: 17 years


ProTek RC Pro Racer - Ty Tessman

Professional RC Accomplishments

  • Won the 2014 1:8 scale IFMAR Off-Road World Championship in Sicily, Italy.
  • Finished Top 3 in three other IFMAR 1:8 scale World Championships.
    • 2nd in 2018 (Perth, Australia).
    • 3rd in 2016 (Las Vegas, NV).
    • 2nd in 2012 (Buenos Aires, Argentina).
  • One of the most accomplished racers in ROAR history, having garnered 17 national ROAR titles.
  • Won Pro Nitro Buggy at the 2021 Psycho Nitro Blast in White Pine, TN.
  • 2021 and 2019 US Open Fuel Champion in Nitro Buggy and eBuggy in Canutillo, TX.
  • Owns eight lifetime Dirt Nitro Challenge pro class victories.
  • Four-time winner at the Silver State Championships in Las Vegas.
  • Won Pro Truggy in 2018 and Pro Buggy in 2017 at the AMainHobbies Manufacturers Cup (Silver Dollar R/C Raceway – Chico, CA).
  • Took down the Nitro Truggy title at the 2019 Alabama Manufacturers Shootout in Cullman, AL.

Ty has taken his hobby to the next level and made it an occupation.
RC Buisness Ventures

Ty maintains a full-service website at TyTessman.com, providing fellow racers with guidance on setup sheets, racing tips, and clinics. He is part owner of 110% Racing, which can be found online at race110.com.

Learn a little more about Ty Tessmann.
Personal Info

Parents: Gord and Leann
Hobbies: Enjoys camping, target shooting, driving his Ford Ranger prerunner, and spending time with family.

Charitable Contributions: Does volunteer work at local non-profit charities.
What brands does Ty use in his RC race program?

Chassis: XRay
Engine: FX
Fuel: VP Racing Fuels
Electric Motor/ESC: Hobbywing
Battery: ProTek RC
Servos: MKS
Tires: Hot Race
Transmitters: Amain Hobbies
Accessories: ProTek RC, Hudy, 110% Racing, Lunsford, Avid, EZ Customs, Stickit1Racing

Watch Ty's Latest YouTube Videos

Ty shares tips and tricks on radio control racing and general R/C maintenance. Watch his most recent YouTube videos and while your on Ty's channel, be sure to subscribe.

Xray XB8 LSM Arms

In this video Ty explains the advantages of the LSM (Low Suspension Mounting) Arms.

Track Talk with Ty

Ty goes through a lap on his home track, and shares his driving techniques.

One Starter Box for Buggy and Truggy

Keep luggage weight down by using one starter box for both truggy and buggy.

2022 - An explosive New Years Day!

Bringing in the New Year the right way.

Change Tires Like a Pro

See why it's important to be able to change tires quickly and how to do it.

Shock Rebound

Ty Talks about shock rebound...what it is and how it affects the car on the track.