Last weekend hosted Round 5 of the HNMC Winter Series. Despite heavy rain in the forecast, the event gathered 53 entries from surrounding areas. While qualifying was clear of rain, the heavens opened up just before the finals. This forced organizers to determine the winners by qualifying positions. Karl Jackson would be awarded with the win in 1/8 Buggy, George Miller in 1/8 E-Buggy, and Nick Theo in 1/8 Truggy. Read more…
5150 Media Productions, together with Pro-Line Racing, is proud to present the 2014 IFMAR Nitro Buggy World Championships!
Held in the beautiful Mediterranean city of Giardini-Naxos Italy, these worlds did not disappoint. The track was challenging, the weather was ever changing & the competition was fierce. Take a behind the scenes look at what really goes on at a Nitro World Championship. Narrated by Mike Garrison (Neobuggy.net & RCNews.net), this “Come Drive With Us” Movie focuses on Lee Martin, Mike Truhe & once again, Ty Tessmann.
5150 says, “Special Thanks go out to Lee Martin, Mike Truhe, the Tessmann family and Mike Garrison. Last, but not least, we would like to thank Pro-Line for sponsoring this episode. Without their support we couldn’t bring you this story!”
At one point or another you have probably heard about, read about, or perhaps even participated in the annual oOple Invernational events. These unique events take place in the UK, and combine great racing, great drivers, and a great time. Our friends at oOple.com have shared a short highlight video from the 2014 season. In the next 2 minutes and 14 seconds you will quickly see why the oOple Invernational events are loved by so many!
This past weekend hosted the ‘Black Friday Electric Race’ at The Ohio RC Factory. The event brought 103 of Ohio’s fastest racers together. It may have been cold outside, but TLR/Tekin driver Dylan Gerard was on fire. Gerard took a dominating TQ in qualifying by scoring the only 16 lap run for the class. He carried on to win the A-Final leading the race from start to finish! Dave Taylor and Scott Kuchler crossed the line behind him in second and third.
This past weekend hosted the final race of the Berlin Touring Masters. ARC’s Christian Wehrmann would capture the overall TQ spot heading into the finals with Awesomatik’s Niko Gorski and XRAY’s Stefan Schulz. After some close racing to kick off the finals Schulz would make his way to the front with a pass for the lead on lap 14. From that point, he never looked back, and went on to win the overall ahead Wehrmann in second, and Gorski in third. This win for Schulz also secured the overall Berlin Touring Master title, adding yet another impressive win to his resume.
The Indonesian Electric Onroad Year End Race 2014 was held at the Sunter International Speedway, with 60 drivers competing in the premier class of 13.5T Boosted Touring Car, as well as the supporting FWD, Mini, 1/12 pan car and Scalpel classes. There were two invitational guests, which being TITC Champion and Vice champion respectively in 2013: Nicholas Lee and PY Tang. Despite some rainy weather, XRAY’s Bowie Ginting was able to pilot his way to a solid TQ in qualifying, and smooth sailing to win the overall 13.5T Boosted Touring Car class. Ginting was followed closely by his teammate Muhammad Izzah in second, and PY Tang in third.