Carson Wernimont joins Team Associated

471

Wernimont

In a late move which many saw coming, 2014′s breakthrough offroad star Carson Wernimont has been poached by Team Associated from Mugen Seiki & Schumacher – 18-year old Wernimont showed his promising talents early on in the year with great performances at the Dirt Nitro Challenge, Psycho Nitro Blast and capping off the season in style with a stunning surprise 3rd at the IFMAR Worlds in Sicily back in September.

Announcing his departure from Mugen & Schumacher, Wernimont reflected on the success he’s had , “Kind of a bittersweet day today. It marks the end of one era, and the start of another.” The multi-year deal with AE will see him run both 1/8th & 1/10th cars, it remains to be seen whether Carson will get his own-designed signature body to fit however. Read more…