January 8, 2015 - 17:52 by Mike Garrison0 Comments
XRAY Italy invites all XRAY drivers to the upcoming X Race 2015! The action packed event will take place in Castelnuovo Scrivia on January 31 – February 2, 2015. The event includes Mod Touring Car, 13.5 Touring Car, 17.5 Touring Car, and Formula X1 classes. Each entry fee includes not only the ability to race, but also a gadget, lottery ticket, tires, and more. For more details CLICK HERE.
January 7, 2015 - 18:43 by Mike Garrison0 Comments
In 1976, Formula 1 racing saw the introduction of the 6-wheel Tyrrell P34. While it was temporarily competitive, the 6-wheel wonder didn’t last long. Teamsaxo is now working to bring the “off the wall” concept to R/C car racing. While little written detail has been released on this project, Teamsaxo has graciously shared a few sneak peek shots of their workings. No official release date has been announced, but we anxiously await to see more of the Batman-looking creation…
January 6, 2015 - 18:43 by Mike Garrison0 Comments
Serpent has announced today that onroad ace, Marc Fischer, has renewed his contract with the Serpent team for another two years. Marc continue with Serpent as he runs the 2015 ETS, Euro Championships, and many more. In addition to his onroad racing, Fischer will also be taking the wheel of the Serpent 1/10 scale offroad lineup including the Spyder 2wd MM buggy and upcoming Spyder 4wd buggy.
January 6, 2015 - 18:13 by Mike Garrison0 Comments
Last weekend hosted Round 1 of the British 1/10 F1 Nationals. The event was held at South Yorkshire Raceway, and consisted of some strong competition. Serpent’s Mark Green would take TQ after qualifying, and found himself first on the grid for the A-Final. As the tone sounded, Green would carry on his winning ways to lead the final from start to finish!
January 6, 2015 - 17:08 by Mike Garrison0 Comments
Juho the staple of R/C racing, multi-time European champion, vice world champion, and Team Associated factory driver has joined forces with EuroRC. Juho will represent the EuroRC online shop in all racing events for 2015.
Juho had he following to say about the deal, “I am very excited to team up with EuroRC. Having a large webshop back me up helps me especially with all the odds and ends and small parts that a racer needs. EuroRC has an excellent range of competitive products and I can always find what I need at their warehouse. We have been doing co-operation for many years but now is a good time to make it official. Its an honor to be their first international driver and it will be interesting to see who they pickup next.”
Niko Vuorenmaa team manager at EuroRC says, “Its a great honor to welcome Juho to the team. We have been working hard the last year to develop our support for factory sponsored racers and I am sure we are now on the right path to sign more international drivers.”
January 5, 2015 - 19:48 by Mike Garrison0 Comments
New Schumacher signing, Elliott Harper, has kicked off his 2015 campaign with a great result at the weekends popular Rug Racers event in the UK. Elliott was competing in the 13.5 boosted class and right from the off, his Mi5evo was dialled in as he set the fastest time TQ’ing 3 out of the 4 qualifying rounds. He then completed his impressive performance by winning the A final.
Elliott had the following comments after the race finished, “I’m really happy to have started on such a positive note with Schumacher after only having run the Mi5evo a few times previous to this race. I ran the car in virtually box-standard trim, and it performed flawlessly all day. I had great traction and corner speed, even through the changing track conditions round-to-round. I’m looking forward to the upcoming carpet races even more now!”