Portugal’s Nuno Ribeiro Joins Team Associated


“Former Portugal National Champion, Nuno Ribeiro has signed on to race for Team Associated for the 2009 season. Completing the total package, Ribeiro will also utilize the soon to be release Reedy VR .21 engine. Ribeiro joins Spanish star Robert Batlle as the latest European driver to join the 23 time World Championship team. Identified by Team Associated as an opportunistic sector, the European market will now have more representation on the top level for the World Championship Pole Position RC8. Ribeiro brings numerous Portuguese titles and races locally at Trofa, just 15 km from OPorto. Ribeiro will also join other European Associated drivers Cragg, Batlle, Drescher and many others that the major European events including the Neo-Buggy Challenge. Please join us in welcoming Nuno to the team.” [Source –rc10.com]