The Late Befana race was held at the Nitropark Pietrasanta track, Italy. The race attracted a bunch of drivers and the sun offered superb racing conditions for the season. In the F1 Nitro Buggy class, Samuele Lenzi (XRAY/FX Engines) was in the lead in the first part of the race but he suffered from mechanical issues and he had to stop. Cristian Michelucci (Mugen Seiki) grabbed the win after a close fight with Andrea Serafini (HB Racing) until the end. Massimo Menichini (Kyosho) came in 3rd on his home track.

In the F2 Nitro Buggy it was Rocco Massaro (HB Racing) with the win followed by Risi Luca (Kyosho) and Antonio Cancer (XRAY) in second and third respectively.

In the E-buggy A class, Marco Marini (XRAY) brought home the win in front of Andrea Baldini (Mugen Seiki) in second while the Pistoia Alessio De Michele (Mugen Seiki) came in third.

The E-buggy B class saw Alessandro Bertolucci (HB Racing) taking the win from Gino Bartoletti (XRAY) in 2nd while Samuele Verdiani (SWORKz) rounded out the top 3 results.

Thanks to Roberto Tranchida for the report.