The 2014 Spanish Championship has come to a close, and one team has walked away the winners; Modelix Racing. Modelix team driver, Robert Batlle, led the team to victory by winning his 9th Spanish Offroad Championship title in a row. Teammates Bryan Baldo and Oscar Baldo followed Robert to the winner’s circle taking second and third. A brilliant performance for the Mugen / Novarossi / ProCircuit / Nitrolux / Ultimate Racing equipped Modelix Racing team.
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The 1/10 GP Korea Cup took place in Milyang City this past weekend, where the Serpent race team was out in full force. Choi Naksung would take TQ in qualifying, but a race ending crash during the final would dash his hopes at winning the overall. Choi’s Serpent teammate, Kim Kiheung, would then take the lead, and drive to victory! Mugen’s Hong Kiyoung crossed the line in second, with XRAY’s Kim Wonkyung in third.
Last weekend hosted the RC1 Cup in the Czech Republic. The event was made up of both carpet onroad and offroad racing classes. In the 2wd Modified Buggy class it would be Serpent’s Michal Blahovsky who set the pace in qualifying, taking the overall TQ and fastest lap. He went on to win the final, one lap ahead of teammate Jan Kanina in second, proving Blahovsky was the man of hour in the 2wd Buggy class.
One of the fastest growing classes in onroad racing is arguably Formula 1. VBC Racing’s Dave Ehrlich joined the VBC Racing team at the 2014 International Indoor Championships last weekend in Las Vegas, Nevada, equipped with the LightningF Formula 1 car. Ehrlich putting on a quite a show in Vegas, as he was able to capture the win in the F1 class with an impressive performance.
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The 10th Anniversary IIC is in the books, and XRAY has yet again walked away with multiple championship winning belts. This year’s event was packed with even more intense racing and competition. XRAY shined in the 1/12 scale classes as Alexander Hagberg led the team to victory in the Modified 1/12 class, followed by Team Associated’s Keven Hebert and Mike Haynes. In the Stock 1/12 class, it was XRAY’s Craig Xavier who captured the belt, just ahead of Andrew Knapp and Kyle Goodwine. A successful week of racing for the new XRAY X12’15 and its drivers. Read more…
The Fall Classic was held weekend at Revelation Raceway. TLR / Novarossi / Pro-Line driver Adam Drake TQ’ed the competitive 1/8 Expert Nitro Buggy class in qualifying. Drake didn’t slow down as he checked out in the 30 minute final, winning by over a lap. Drake would lead a TLR sweep of the podium with teammates Kirkman and Smith finishing up second and third.