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Tyler Hooks

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Tyler Hooks

LiveRC Reporter

 tyler@liverc.com

Tyler Hooks is a recent college graduate with a BBA in management and a Minor in Communications from St. Edwards University as well as a ROAR Stock National Champion and was apart of the IFMAR World Championship USA team in 2016. Tyler is currently an Editor as well as in the Advertising department at Live Race Media and frequently is apart of the broadcast team at major events.

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Latest From Tyler

  • Media
    New 5 Piece Ruddog Micro Plier Set
    The Multi Pliers Set is the latest addition to the RUDDOG Products tool line-up.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 29, 2021, 12:35 p.m. View Comments
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    McGuigan is WRC USA Southern Regional Team Manager
    Jeremy “ Big Mac” McGuigan has signed as Southern Region  WRC USA Team Manager for the 2022 season.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 29, 2021, 11:47 a.m. View Comments
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    McBride Departs From Tekno RC
    Kyle McBride announced on Facebook this morning that he has departed from the Coast2Coast and Tekno RC teams.
    Tyler Hooks Nov. 4, 2021, 12:58 p.m. View Comments
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    The Factory RC Raceway Dirt Oval Track Announcement
    The Factory RC Raceway now has a loose dirt oval being put in and is almost ready to race.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 28, 2021, 11:59 a.m. View Comments
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    Sousa Wins 2021 Provincial Championships
    This weekend Centre Du Hobby hosted their Provincial Championship, check out the results here.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 28, 2021, 11:54 a.m. View Comments
  • Media
    J&T Bearing Co. Servos Now Available
    The new line of J&T Servo’s are for the serious racer looking for performance and reliability to get wins and compete at the highest levels in RC Racing.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 28, 2021, 11:29 a.m. View Comments
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    2022 ROAR Racing Nationals Schedule
    The 2022 ROAR Nationals schedule has been released and includes a new discipline and rearranged dates.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 28, 2021, 11:35 a.m. View Comments
  • Media
    New JConcepts S2 Cougar LD2 Body
    The popular S2 JConcepts body design is now available for the Schumacher Cougar LD2.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 28, 2021, 11:48 a.m. View Comments
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    Kobbevik is 2021 Norwegian Champ
    Daniel Kobbevik took the win at the finals for the Norwegian championship in 2wd and 4wd buggy as well as the championships.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 28, 2021, 11:51 a.m. View Comments
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    2021 JConcepts NCTS Finals Results
    The 2021 NCTS3 Series has come to a close and JConcepts celebrated the finale at Thunder Road RC Raceway this past weekend. Find the results here.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 28, 2021, 12:28 p.m. View Comments
  • Media
    Industry Analytics: Weekly Stats [10/20 - 10/27]
    2wd stock buggy was the biggest class in our system this past week with almost 2,000 entries. Click here to find out what everyone was racing in this 10,000 entry week.
    Tyler Hooks Nov. 3, 2021, 12:20 p.m. View Comments
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    Team Trinity Teases New Speed Controls
    Team Trinity have announced that they will be releasing 1/10th scale capable and 1/8th scale capable speed controls coming in December.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 27, 2021, 12:04 p.m. View Comments
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    New Reds Racing 721 Scuderia Pro Engine
    Reds Racing is happy to announce that the new 721 Scuderia Pro off-road engine is now available.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 27, 2021, 11:53 a.m. View Comments
  • Media
    New Team Associated Pro2 Method Race Wheels RTR
    Team Associated's Pro2 SC10 Method Race Wheels is a Ready-To-Run RC electric truck based on the 10-time R.O.A.R. winning Short Course National Champion.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 27, 2021, 11:26 a.m. View Comments
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    New Vision Racing Universal 4wd Slipper Eliminator
    The Vision Racing 4wd slipper eliminator is perfect for the spec racing scene. The steel drive cups accept standard bones or the puck system depending on your needs.  This unit fits the TLR 22-4, Team Associated B74.1 and Xray XB4 2021.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 27, 2021, 12:55 p.m. View Comments
  • Media
    TWR Modelsport 2wd Buggy Prototype Announcement
    TWR Modelsport shared some photos and information about their prototype 2wd buggy.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 27, 2021, 12:40 p.m. View Comments
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    Lugz Truggy Tires Releasing Soon
    Lugz RC would like to announce their new Proto & TQ Truggy tires, after many months of testing and R&D they are happy to announce that the first batch of production truggy tires are being completed now and will be available for purchase the beginning
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 27, 2021, 4:38 p.m. View Comments
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    2021 RSRC Rush Results
    This past weekend, Reno Savoya and the RSRC team put on the RSRC Rush, check out the results and see how the event went here.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 27, 2021, 11:13 a.m. View Comments
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    2021/2022 XRS Off-Road Greece Round 1 Results
    Click here to find the results of the first round of the 2021/2022 XRS Greek Series.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 27, 2021, 11 a.m. View Comments
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    Orlowski is 2021 GT12 European Champion
    This past weekend saw Italy hosting the GT12 European Championship at the beautiful indoor facility of RC Landia in Scandiano. Check out the full results here.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 26, 2021, 11:25 a.m. View Comments
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    1up Racing and Stealth Builds Partner Up
    1up Racing is excited to announce the Stealth Builds website is coming soon and will include products from RC Maker, 1up Racing and MR33.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 26, 2021, 1:51 p.m. View Comments
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    Exotek Drag Slash Steel Axles
    Put down huge power with the Exotek heavy duty hardened steel complete CVD axle set and diff cups for the Drag Slash.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 26, 2021, 12:47 p.m. View Comments
  • Media
    Drake Explains MBX8 Narrow Rear Pivot Options [VIDEO]
    Mugen Seiki Racing's Adam Drake talks about his MBX8 with narrow rear pivots and MBX6 rear arms.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 26, 2021, 11:45 a.m. View Comments
  • Media
    New T-Works BD10 +1mm Hub Axle
    T-Works has released a new +1mm hub axle for the BD10 including all the necessary bearings and spacers.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 26, 2021, 12:38 p.m. View Comments
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    Baruffolo Moves to Reds Racing
    Marco Baruffolo was photographed this past weekend in Reds Racing clothing, still unsure what car brand he will be running but it appears Reds Racing will bring the power.
    Tyler Hooks Nov. 3, 2021, 12:20 p.m. View Comments
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    The Drakes Dominate The 2021 Pro-Line Nitro Explosion
    Adam and Ronda Drake were able to grab multiple wins at the 2021 Pro-Line Racing Nitro Explosion at Thunder Alley Raceway.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 26, 2021, 1:31 p.m. View Comments
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    Ravaglia Signs With WRC Racing
    Marco Ravaglia has signed with WRC Racing for 2022.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 26, 2021, 1:17 p.m. View Comments
  • Media
    Ran Out of Talent: Episode 87
    On this episode of The Ran Out of Talent Podcast, Joe and Ryan started the episode talking about the Jconcepts Midwest Carpet Nationals that were held at Thunder Road, they also talk about a new track in Minnesota, expensive shocks, and Joe makes up
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 25, 2021, 11:49 a.m. View Comments
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    New T-Works Power Boost OS Backplate
    T-Work's Power Boost Back Plate is designed to increase middle to high range power on OS .21 based engines.  It is also designed to increase fuel efficiency and return to idle quicker.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 25, 2021, 12:01 p.m. View Comments
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    New Tekin Racing Power Cell Batteries
    Tekin Racing is ready to release their first line of batteries including 1S-4S HV LiHv packs for surface applications.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 25, 2021, 11:29 a.m. View Comments
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    New Pro-Line Racing 1/24th Scale Crawler Options
    Pro-Line Racing has released a new body and tire for 1/24th scale crawlers with the 1978 Chevy K-10 body and Hyrax 1.0 tires.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 22, 2021, 11:07 a.m. View Comments
  • Media
    New Arrma Vendetta 1/8th Scale 3S On-Road RTR
    The ready-to-run, 1/8 scale ARRMA VENDETTA 4X4 3S BLX Speed Racer makes it easy for any driver with intermediate experience to enjoy the thrill of blasting at incredible speeds over on-road and light off-road surfaces.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 22, 2021, 11:36 a.m. View Comments
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    Flashback Friday: 2015 Beach RC Masters of Dirt Mains
    In 2015 Steven Hartson was crowned the Master of Dirt at Beach RC at the first edition of the Masters of Dirt. Check out some main event footage from the race that year. #FlashbackFriday
    Tyler Hooks Nov. 1, 2021, 11:35 a.m. View Comments
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    New T-Works Team Associated Steering Plate and LRC C/D Blocks
    T-Works has released new low roll center C and D blocks for the Team Associated 1/8th scale buggies as well as a new aluminum steering plate for the cars.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 22, 2021, 11:20 a.m. View Comments
  • Media
    New Xray X4 Presentation
    Team Xray has released the presentation for the forthcoming X4 which is the next generation of their touring car program.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 22, 2021, 12:08 p.m. View Comments
  • Media
    KWR Engineering Now Carries Solaris Tires
    KWR Engineering is proud to announce that they are now the exclusive distributor for Solaris wheels and tires in Australia.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 22, 2021, 10:59 a.m. View Comments
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    2021 Swiss On-Road National Finals Results
    The last round of the Swiss electric on-road nationals took place in Chiasso, find the results from pro stock, formula 1, and FWD.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 21, 2021, 11:25 a.m. View Comments
  • Media
    New S-Workz S35-4 C-Plate
    The latest SWORKz option part is the new rear front lower suspension plate made from thicker 7mm T7075 aluminum.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 21, 2021, 11:47 a.m. View Comments
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    New Pro-Line Racing Hexon 1/10th Front Tire
    The Pro-Line Racing Hexon front tire features a hexagon pattern of uniquely shaped pins combined with Wedge style outer pins that provide longer-lasting tread and more consistent performance than previous generations of carpet tires.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 21, 2021, 12:09 p.m. View Comments
  • Media
    Marco Baruffolo Leaves Team Xray
    Marco Baruffolo has started silly season off by announcing that he is leaving Team Xray and will announce his next move soon.
    Tyler Hooks Oct. 21, 2021, 2:15 p.m. View Comments
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