Richard Volta is European B Champion

256

richard-volta-is-european-b-champion.jpg

“Last weekend saw the European ‘B’ Championship for 1/8th scale on-road held in Kirchberg, Austria. The race saw 125 drivers in attendance and after 4 thrilling qualifying rounds it was Shepherd Velox driver Richard Volta that claimed the pole position ahead of Novarossi employee Michele Baruzzi driving in 2nd. The 3rd spot went to Marco Müller from Switzerland, while the final direct qualifying position was taken by Agostinelli Giordano. The 45 minute final was won by Richard Volta who never lost the lead during the final in the end finished nearly one lap in front of young Italian racer Alberto Tedeschi in 2nd. Michele Baruzzi rounded out the podium in 3rd, finishing only 0.2 sec in front of Italian team mate Domenico Calce who finished 4th. This was the first European Champinoship title for the young Shepherd Team and comes only 3 month after the release of the Velox.” [Source – team-shepherd.com]