European Nitro Challenge Announcement


European Nitro Challenge Announcement

“Bring back the fun! This is the slogan of the the first European Nitro Challenge held at the world-famous Hockenheim Formula 1 circuit presented by Shepherd Micro Racing in cooperation with Mugen, Serpent, Kyosho, Xray, Motonica and Capricorn. From 23. – 26. of June some of the world’s best drivers will join the race to compete against each other.

The race will feature 4 different classes:

  • 1/8 On-road Open
  • 1/8 On-road Hobby Cup
  • 1/10 On-road Open
  • 1/10 On-road Hobby Cup

The open classes are for racers that want to run against the top team drivers of the participating companies. For the Hobby Cup class Novarossi basic engines with a fixed pipe/manifold combination are mandatory: N21-5T for the 1/8th scale class, N12T1 for the 1/10 scale class. These engines are available for special prices throughout every race partner (find more information under Race Info).

Track support by all participating companies will be available. On Saturday evening a banquet takes place in the very close Hockenheim Ring Hotel (only 200m from the track). Tickets for the buffet are available for 17,- €. After the diner the party continues with music and drinks. Expect some of the best drivers of the world including several European and World Champions! Join the party and bring back the fun! More information will follow soon!”