Alpha News

Alpha Plus sign Gianmarco Franzolini

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Alpha Plus and Planet Racing Modellisomo have announced the signing of 14 year old Gianmarco Franzolini to their team. The young talent will use the Alpha Dragon IV engine, 2134 exhaust pipe, and 4 shoe clutches set in all major national and international races as well as some local races. Gianmarco had this to say:

“I am very happy to be part of your Team. Thanks Alpha and Planet Racing for the trust and the opportunity offered to me. “

Neil Cragg teams up with Alpha

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X-Factory UK have announced the signing of Team Associated’s Neil Cragg to the Alpha factory team. Former LRP driver brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Alpha team. Neil will be using the new Alpha Dragon 4 engine, combined with Alpha 2134 exhaust in his 8th buggy during the 2018 season. Neil had the following to say:

“I would like to let you guys know that I will be using Alpha Engines in my nitro cars for the 2018 season! I would like to thank Jon Dell and the whole team for giving me this opportunity. Having tested the engines I am super pleased with the performance so far. I look forward to racing for Alpha, starting at Westmill for the 1st round of the BRCA Nationals this coming weekend.”

Race Dawg RC appointed as US distributor for Alpha

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Alpha Plus have announced that Race Dawg RC in Fort Mill, South Carolina have been appointed as their official distributor for the USA. Any new dealers looking to add Alpha products to their inventory can contact sales@racedawgrc.com for more information or visit the website: racedawgrc.com.

Alpha Plus Dragon IV nitro engine

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Alpha Plus have introduced the new Dragon IV nitro engine. based on the Dragon III, the Dragon IV is a 3-port engine which features an improved DEC crankcase, ceramic bearings, new piston/sleeve, a hard coated piston pin and new cooling head. The DEC crankcase reduces engine vibration, provides less wear and offers good lubricity. Also it provides a greater fuel efficiency and increases the engine power.

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Alpha Plus 4-shoe clutch set

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Alpha Plus have introduced the new 4-shoe clutch set. The 4-shoe clutch set was designed to provide a faster set up and maintenance, a better durability and long-life usage. The clutch shoes are made with a special aluminum alloy material. This aluminum provides a perfect friction coefficient between the clutch bell and clutch which brings powerful, long-life and abrasion resistance even in low speed and when in medium to high speed. 

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X-Factory UK & Alpha Plus welcome Jack Embling

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XFactory-UK and Alpha Plus have announce the signing of Jack Embling to their Alpha Plus factory team and XFactory-UK 1/8 off road team. Jack has been racing at the highest level since his junior years and is a past UK BRCA Truggy national champion. Jack will be using Alpha Plus engines and pips, JConcepts tyres & range of products and Corally fuel in his 8th off road buggies. Jack will be racing most weekends with highlights being UK Nationals, The Neo Race 2018, 2018 Montpellier GP, the European and World Championships.

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Alpha Plus sign Lewis Jones

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Alpha Plus and X factory UK have announced the signing of Lewis Jones to their factory team. Already established as one of the UK’s top drivers, Lewis now enters his first senior year, as the current BRCA junior champion. Lewis has chosen Alpha engines to power his 8th buggy as he found during testing that the power and driveability of the Dragon engine was very much to his liking. Lewis will be racing most weekends with highlights being UK BRCA Nationals and the European EFRA Championships.

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Alpha Plus sign Lewis brothers

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Alpha Plus have announced the signing of Mike Lewis to the Alpha Plus factory team. Mike is well known throughout the UK for his excellent skills and all round ‘nice guy’ attitude at the track. Mike joins Alpha as the current BRCA UK Truggy National champion, UK Nitrocross Champion, and successfully finished an outstanding 5 thin the BRCA UK 8 th Nitro Off Road Buggy championship. Mike will be racing most weekends around the UK with highlights being Neo Race, European Championships and World Championships.

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