NEMO Racing News

Batlle & Kilic win at Advent’s Cup 2017

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The 6th annual Advent’s cup was held at Czypu-Drom indoor track in Bad Oeynhausen, Germany over the weekend. In the Pro E-buggy it was Euro Champion Robert Batlle who took the win after three intensive A finals from Nemo Racing driver Burak Kilic in second and Jörn Neumann in third. In the Junior finals, Burak brought home the win from Laurin Czypulowski in second while his brother Berkan rounded out the podium in third.

Junior class podium here

Alsop & Powles win at Herts Nitro Winter Series Rd3

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The third round of the HNMC Winter Series was held at the Herts Nitro Model Club track in Westmill Farm, this past weekend. A lots of drivers attended the race despite a cold day. Team Associated driver Lewis Jones took the overall TQ in nitro buggy but in the 20 minutes final Lewis made a mistake half way round the first lap allowing Nemo Racing driver Darren Bloomfield to take the lead. Unfortunately a couple of factors pushed him out of taking the win. HB Racing driver Graham Alsop then grabbed the lead until the end. Darren in second and Nemo’s Callum Niblett in third rounded out the top 3. In Truggy Nemo Racing driver Dominic Powles also took the TQ and win followed up by Nicky Knights in second.

Truggy podium here

Davide Ongaro sweeps Gara del Legargo race

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This past weekend was held the Gara del legargo race at Cars Del Letargo track in Rapallo, Italy. Team Associated driver Davide Ongaro was the top qualifier in both Nitro Buggy and 1/8 E-Buggy. Then Davide won the 45 minute nitro buggy final by a lap from Giovanni Camamo in second while Agama’s Mirko Belli rounded out the podium in third place. Also Davide took the win in the E-buggy class.

Nemo Racing Bullitt B-222 engine coming soon

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Coming soon from Nemo Racing is the Bullitt B-222 off-road competition buggy engine. The B-222 gives you the advantages of a competition grade power plant at an incredible price. It is re-designed to be even more reliable with the 21J3-I carb for easy tune characteristics while the aluminum cooling head ensures steady power even under harsh conditions. Of course Bullitt parts are available for updating the outer and inner heads, crankcase, crankshaft and more.

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Under the Hood: Darren Bloomfield

Darren Bloomfield, 27 (UK)

  • Chassis: Agama A215 SV
  • Engine: Bullitt B-221
  • Fuel: Piranha
  • Tyres: Beta
  • Radio & Servos: Ko Propo radio & Beta BE1 2808 HV servos
  • Body & Wing: E-buggy body & Beta plastic wing
  • Weight: N/A
  • Event: World Indoor Buggy Cup 2k17, Padova, Italy
  • Note: Darren uses E-buggy body on his Agama A215 SV mainly since his nitro buggy is powered by the Bullitt B-221 with the Low Profile cooling head.

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Darren Bloomfield wins HNMC Winter Rd1

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The first round of the HNMC Winter Series was held at the Herts Nitro Model Club track in Westmill Farm, over the weekend. A lots of drivers attended the race opener with among them Nemo Racing’s star Darren Bloomfield. Darren would take the win in the main final in front of HB Racing driver Graham Alsop in second and Team Associated’s Jamie “Herts” Clancy in third.

Nemo’s report on Southern Nats 2017

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Nemo Racing USA has just wrapped up a 10 day long tour of the southwest United States that included the 2017 Southern Nationals race in Monroe, LA. Darren Bloomfield was present for the tour, which included stops at Indy RC World in Garland, Tx, Thornhill Race Circuit in Hutto, TX, Gulf Coast Raceway in Porter, TX and T&T Raceway in Shreveport, LA. At each stop, Darren was present to help out new and current drivers of the Agama cars, getting things dialed in to help them compete to the best of their ability.

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Darren Bloomfield doubles at BRCA Truggy & E-buggy Nats Rd5

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This past weekend was held the fifth round of the BRCA Truggy and E-buggy Nationals at the RWMCC track in Slough. Nemo racing’s star Darren Bloomfield would sweep both E-buggy and truggy classes. Darren would take the overall TQ and a commanding victory in E-Buggy and also in Nitro Truggy. Kyosho’s Elliott Boots and Team Associated’s Jamie Clancy rounded out the top 3 in E-buggy while TLR’s Mike Lewis and TLR’s Simon Willetts came in second and third respectively in truggy.

Truggy podium here