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    Nugroho wraps up MNL Pro Buggy title

    October 20, 2014 - 16:57 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

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    The Malaysia National League wrapped up this past weekend at 3 Stone Park in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. A total of 72 racers attended Round 5 of the series, including entries from Singapore, Hong Kong, Switzerland, and Indonesia. In the highly competitive Pro Class, it would be XRAY’s Jason Nugroho who would take home the victory after taking the lead at the 10-minute mark in the Final. Nugroho was followed across the line by Wenyi and Adrian Wicaksono. The Round 5 win also clinched the overall championship title for Nugroho and his XB8.

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    Maximus set to host 2014 NEIC

    October 17, 2014 - 16:32 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments


    Now in its 3rd year, the prestigious NEIC event continues to grow in both excitement and size with 250+ entries in 2013. As momentum has been building for the 2014 NEIC event Maximus R/C Raceway is pleased to welcome back some of New England’s most competitive drivers.

    Maximus says, “As we have seen on the track in years past, even the pro drivers from California will have to work hard to make it to the podium. This is just a small part of what is likely to be the NEIC’s most competitive field to date.” Read more…

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    AMain announces ‘Fall Brawl 2014′

    October 17, 2014 - 16:22 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

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    AMain.com’s Outback Raceway is hosting the 3rd Annual Fall Brawl on November 8-9, 2014. Racers are encouraged to pre-register online because the Fall Brawl is expected to sell out at 300 entries. Outback Raceway’s heated pit spaces, tacky clay surface and super-fun atmosphere has been drawing the best racers from all over the West Coast. The Fall Brawl will feature a new jump-filled layout, classes for all 1/10-scale electric vehicles, precise race schedule and several of Chico’s finest food trucks. Don’t miss this year’s Fall Brawl! Read more…

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    US invasion for ENS Finale

    October 15, 2014 - 18:30 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments


    This weekend (17-19 October) the Euro Nitro Series travels to the world famous Fiorano track in Italy for the finale of the inaugural championship with an invasion of American drivers making up the 160 strong entry. Attracting 7 US drivers, Round 4 is a truly international event for the European based 1:10 & 1:8 Onroad Championship with 18 countries represented on the entry list including Thailand and Singapore. Joining ENS regular Loran Whiting, America’s top female racer having contested the full championship, will be factory Serpent driver Paolo Morganti who is no stranger to Mini Autodromo Jody Scheckter having been a regular competitor at the annual Novarossi Trophy race held there. Read more…

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    Fales wins 151 Shootout E-Buggy crown

    October 15, 2014 - 18:25 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments


    The 151 Raceway Shootout was held recently, featuring a stiff lineup of competition and a challenging track layout. In the E-Buggy class it was INTECH Racing’s Gene Hickerson who looked to be among the quickest in qualifying, but a break in warm-up caused him to miss the start of the final. Justin Fales took advantage of this, and drove his way to an impressive victory. Hickerson fought back from a late start to finish second, with Mike Santana finishing up third.

    Source: INTECH Racing

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    Drake triple victory at JBRL Rd.6

    October 15, 2014 - 18:18 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    Drake JBRL

    Round 6 of the JBRL Nitro Series was held at Revelation Raceway in Ontario, California. Once again the series attracted a large amount of talented drivers with a total of more than 120 entries. The event saw and great battle in qualifying between TLR’s Adam Drake and Kyosho’s Cody King for the top spot in Expert Nitro Buggy. King took the TQ honors by .005 over Drake. Adam Drake went on to win in the Expert Nitro Buggy class followed by Cody King, and Cody Smith (TLR). Read more…

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