The final round of the 2014 Dutch Nationals were held this past weekend in Bramming. A horse arena was transformed into an enormous track for racers to enjoy. Traction was low, and technicality was at an all-time high. Despite the tricky conditions, XRAY’s Mike Gosvig found his way to the top step of the podium, taking the Round 7 win! Magnus Frandsen and Pelle Culmsee would follow him home for second and third.
Last weekend hosted Round 4 of the Czech National Championship, held in Prague and organized by the RC Club Radotin. XRAY’s Martin Bayer piloted his way to a double championship victory, winning both the E-Buggy and Nitro Buggy classes with ease. Kaja Novotny and Milan Mudra would finish up the E-Buggy podium, while Jiri Mara and Stephan Silhavy finished up 2nd and 3rd in Nitro Buggy.
Last weekend hosted the final round of the MuroBuggy-AROT Cup 2014. After two days of serious racing under gorgeous Polish weather conditions, the champions were crowned in all 5 divisions. Read more…
World famous R/C superstar and past IFMAR World Champion, Robert Batlle, has officially opened the all-new RBR36 Arena in Barcelona, Spain. This magnificent R/C racing facility features an elegant display of racing for both onroad and offroad racers, a fully stocked hobby store, and more. Our friends at CamCopter were on site to catch some of the highlights from this past weekend’s grand opening event, and were nice enough to share.
We highly doubt this will be the last time we see RBR36 Arena, as this facility looks quite promising for future major events in the R/C racing.
The 2014 Virginia State Championships were hosted by The Tiltyard late last month. The race brought near 100 entries among the 5 different classes. TLR’s Brian Miskolczi entered his way into multiple classes, but would shine in the 1/8 Truggy Class. Miskolczi drove his way to a solid TQ in qualifying, and backed it up by taking an impressive win in the A-Main.
HUDY extends their growing lineup of parts storage boxes today with their all-new 10-compartment box. This tough, durable, and translucent box makes for easy quick access storage for small parts. The box is finished off with signature HUDY graphics, and measures up at 132mm x 62mm.