By Aaron Waldron
Team Losi Racing is proud to announce the signing of Tanner Denney to its Factory Team. Denney brings years of experience and race winning results to the team including countless J Concepts Indoor National wins, KBRL Series wins, ROAR National finalist and the coveted Reedy Race Open Class Champion…just to name a few. Denney will once again be teammates with one of his local mentors, Ryan Maifield. Maifield took Denney under his wing at a young age and helped groom him into the talented superstar he is today. With these to two drivers working on the same team once again, it will push both of them even harder to go faster and achieve more.
To round out the deal, Denney will be making the switch to run the new Spektrum servos in all of his 1/10 and 1/8 vehicles. In the horsepower department, Denney will also be making a change to the World Championship winning Team Orion. With this ultimate equipment package and team support, look for Denney to take some major wins this season! On behalf of the entire Team Losi Racing family, welcome to the team.
Team Orion would like to announce that young talent Tanner Denney has just signed with Team Orion and will use of all our 1/10 & 1/8 Electric Products for 2016!
In 2015, Denney posted these great results:
- 2015 CRCRC Winter Mid-West Championships - 4wd Modified Buggy & Modified Truck - A-Main Finalist
- 2015 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions - 2wd/4wd Modified Buggy Invitational Class - Top 20 Overall
- 2015 ROAR 1/10 Electric Off-Road Nationals - 2wd Modified Buggy & Modified Truck - A-Main Finalist
- 2015 Sidewinder Nitro Explosion - 1/8 Electric Buggy - 3rd Overall
- 2015 Pro-Line Gas Championships - 1/8 Electric Buggy - 3rd Overall
Quote From Tanner Denney, "I am very excited to be given this opportunity with Team Orion. I can't thank Joe Pillars and Ryan Maifield enough for helping me get to this point and let me have the chance to run the best electronics out there! Joe Pillars has always been a big help to me at the track and now I get the chance to race for him. My first race with Team Orion will be in a few weeks at the 2016 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions. Hope to see everyone there and can't wait to get on the track with my new equipment!"
Team Orion is looking forward to a great working relationship together with Tanner!