Drake & Gahan win at Stadium Nitro Shootout

Source: SoCal Nitro Raceway (Facebook)

The Stadium Nitro Shootout was held at the SoCal Nitro Raceway in Adelanto, California. In the Open Truck class it was Adam Drake (Mugen) who took the overall TQ and the win in front of Nick Wautlet (Team Associated) in second and Bryce Beaver (TLR) in third.

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Justin Fales wins at 2019 SIC

See: Serpent America

The 2019 Southern Indoor Championships were held this past weekend in Autaugaville, Alabama. The event attracted 530 entries and in the Pro E-Buggy class it was Cole Ogden (HB Racing) who set the TQ. Justin Fales (Serpent) , coming from P4 on the grid, ended the A1 on the first spot and would be the only car to hit 19 laps. In A2 he managed to take the third place meaning the overall win. C.Ogden came in second and Ryan Lutz (Agama) in third.

Zhao & Miller win at 2019 Ice Breaker race

See: Yokomo

LSR Speedway hosted the 2019 Ice Breaker race in Sacramento, California. The event had 170 entries and in the 2WD Expert Stock Buggy class it was Patrick Zhao (Yokomo) who set the overall TQ and the win from Yokomo duo of Lucas Wedsted in second and Nick Miller in third.

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HNMC Winter Series Rd8 report

The eighth round of the HNMC Winter Series was held in very kind weather condition… for a wintry weekend. 80 drivers entered this round and the HNMC track team had done an amazing job again with a national standard track for this round. Qualifying would go to Simon Reeves (HB Racing) in the E-Buggy class and to George Miller (SWORKz) in the Nitro Truggy class. After the E-buggy finals it was James Clifford (JQ Racing) with the win followed by S.Reeves in second and Keith Jackson (Mugen) in third. In the Nitro Truggy final, G.Miller was able to convert his TQ into a win for a perfect sweep. Darren Roper and Warabe Tatekoji rounded out the top 3.

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Gozo Model Car Association Champs Rd4 report

The GMCA hosted the fourth round of the 2018-2019 Gozo Model Car Association Championships at the GMCA Ta’ Xhajma track in Malta over the weekend. In the Nitro Buggy final it was Christian Farrugia (Mugen) with the win in front of the Championship leader Andrew Zammit (HongNor) in second and Anthony Camilleri (Intech) in third.

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T-Work’s bearing cleaning unit

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T-Work’s have introduced a bearing cleaning unit. The bearing cleaning unit is intended for easily cleaning any RC bearing, just open the unit, put the bearings inside, fill the bearing cleaning unit up about 1/3rd of the way full with your cleaning solution and close the cap tightly. Agitate the cleaning solution by gently shaking the unit. Shake for about 30 seconds or until you are satisfied that your bearings are cleaned completely.

Team Corally SBX-410 4WD buggy coming soon

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Team Corally have released first teaser images of their long awaited SBX-410 4WD buggy kit. The SBX-410 is equipped with brand new big bore shocks and carbon fibre shock towers and has new suspension geometry. The body features a cab forward, raked windshield and aggressive stance. The release that is scheduled for the end of February. Stay tuned for more details coming soon…

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Mike Lewis TQs & Wins at Nitro X Winter Series

Source: Matt Lewis RC (Facebook)

A round of the Nitro X Winter Series was held at the Ledbury Model Car Club track, UK. Mike Lewis (Team Associated) was able to took two of three qualifying rounds and sat on pole for the final with his brother Matt Lewis (Team Associated) in second. Thanks to faultless driving, Mike was able to bring home the win in the 20minute final followed by Matt 8-second behind and Lloyd Pitt (Team Associated) completing the podium.