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    Orlowski wins EFRA Junior TC title

    August 26, 2014 - 17:25 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    DETC410 Junior Champ

    Team Durango Polish racing star, Michal Orlowski, has returned from the 2014 EFRA European Touring Car Championship with an overall Junior Championship title for the DETC410. Michal was very happy to take this second EFRA Junior title, having secured the first Junior Championship medal in 2013. With his overall finishing position at the 2014 European Touring Car Championships being 16th, against a star-studded line-up of the fastest senior talent that Europe has to offer, we are very excited to see how Michal further develops his winning ways over the coming months.

    Source: Team Durango

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    AMain.com ‘Hara Knows’ commercial

    August 26, 2014 - 16:53 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    No questions asked, Atsushi Hara is one of the greatest R/C car racers of all-time. Hara has won everything from onroad to offroad, 1/10 scale to 1/8 scale, 2wd to 4wd. So is racing all that Hara is good at? AMain.com has released a new commercial promo featuring the legend, showing that ‘Hara knows’…

    Source: AMain.com

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    Frank Baggen wins EC 40+ 1/8 title

    August 26, 2014 - 16:25 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    EC 40 Serpent

    Serpent celebrates as team driver, Frank Baggen, has won the 2014 EC 40+ 1/8 scale title! The race kicked off with Jack Ermen leading the field, but a broken belt would bury him in the pack. Baggen, Arie Manten, and Remy Hasler would leave the field behind as the battled hard for the top spots for the full 45 minute final. Baggen would capture the win only 5 seconds ahead of Manten, who was only 1 second ahead of Remy Hasler. A brilliant win Baggen and the Serpent team! Read more…

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    Gilliland wins Irish TC National title

    August 26, 2014 - 16:17 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments


    Round 4 of the Irish National 1/10 TC Championship was held in Craigavon, Northern Ireland. The 1/5 scale track provided some very fast and wide open racing. Windy conditions played a factor throughout qualifying, however, the gusty weather didn’t seem to bother TQ Mark Gilliland. His luck would change as the winds picked up just in time for A1, causing multiple slides and spin outs off the start. Gilliland worked his way back to the front with only minutes to spare, and would take the win. Mark continued his dominating performance by winning A2 and A3, securing the Round 4 AND championship victory! Read more…

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    Andersen the 2014 EC 40+ 1/10 champ

    August 26, 2014 - 16:06 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    Andersen 40 Win

    The 2014 EC 40+ was held in the Netherlands recently. Many of Europe’s top ‘over the hill’ drivers were in attendance, all looking to take the championship crown. After six long rounds of qualifying, Traugott Schär would take the overall TQ spot heading into the semi finals. Rain made for wet and slippery semi finals, and changed up the order significantly heading into the final. The track dried just in time for the final, and it was XRAY’s Frank Andersen who would take the lead early and never look back. Andersen schooled the competition, crossing the finish line 3 laps ahead of second for the 2014 EC 40+ win! Read more…

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    2014 EFRA 1/10 ISTC Euros recap

    August 25, 2014 - 19:50 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments


    The European TC Championships were held in Madrid, Spain for 2014, and provided some great racing in all classes. In the Modified TC class it would be superstar Ronald Volker who would take home the gold, but not without a fight from XRAY’s Bruno Coelho. Legendary Marc Rheinard would finish up a solid third for the class. In the Stock TC class it was XRAY’s Marek Cerny who dominated the event by taking TQ and the win ahead of Jan Ratheisky and Mattia Colina. XRAY’s very own, Martin Hudy, has recapped this year’s event in an extensive race report! Read more…

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