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Nicole Weller joins SWORKz

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SWORKz have announced the signing of young German talent, Nicole Weller to their team Germany. Nicole will use 1/10 products from SWORKz and she will race in this class in many events this season.

Matt Lewis joins Alpha Plus

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Alpha Plus engines and X-Factory UK have announced the signing of UK driver Matt Lewis to their team for the remainder of 2017 and beyond. Matt has an impressive CV that includes many BRCA National A finals and multiple BRCA national championship top ten results. Matt will be using the Alpha Dragon III engine combined with Alpha 2134 exhaust pipe and Corally Nitro Juice fuel to power his TLR cars at all nitro events he attends, starting this weekend at the JC Raceway Nitrocross event.

“The easy run in, easy tuning, together with great performance and run time inspired Matt to choose Alpha as his power plant. We wish Matt every success for the future and look forward to seeing him on the podium.” – Alpha Plus

Stu Wood joins Schumacher

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Schumacher Racing have announced the signing of Stu Wood to their team. Stu is extremely experienced, great with car set up and has had many great results in the UK. Having raced at a high level Stu knows how to compete amongst the UK’s best. Stu will be found competing at many racers throughout the UK and especially in the North West region. Stu stated:

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Alex Kaewjunan signs with TWT

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TWT have announced the signing of Maxima driver Alex Kaewjunan to their team for 2 years. Alex will use and test the brand new 1/8 setup board that will be soon available on the market. Alex had the following to say:

“I love these styles from the board and will use it on the international and national races. I am glad to be part of the TWT team.”

Riccardo Berton signs with Muchmore

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Muchmore Racing via his Italian distributor Mikimodel have announced the signing of Riccardo Berton to their team. Riccardo will use Muchmore products on both 1/8 and 1/10 classes in Italian and international events such as Euros.

Daniel Kobbevik joins XRAY


XRAY have announced that Norwegian national champion and a very talented young driver Daniel Kobbevik has joined their team. Daniel will race with XB2, XB4, XT2 and XB8 at all major national and international races including 1/10 and 1/8 Euros and the Worlds 1/10. Daniel stated:

“I am very happy for this unbelievable opportunity. To be part of the XRAY factory team is a chance I could not resist. So many great drivers are in the team and everything is so incredibly professional For me this is where I feel I can take the next steps and I am super excited to work with these products and be a part of this team! My goals for future are to improve my skills and win big!”

Schumacher sign Burak & Berkan Kilic

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Schumacher have announced the addition of the Kilic brothers to their team. Burak and Berkan have chosen Schumacher cars for their 1/10 program for 2017/18 and will compete at major races across Europe, including the German nationals. Burak Kilic, at age 13, has already made an EOS A final, and Berkan is only 11 but is also very fast. They are supported by their father Abdullah and will make a strong contribution to the Schumacher team.

“All at Schumacher Racing welcome them on board and look forward to working with them.”

Ed Kerry joins Schumacher

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Schumacher have announced the signing of UK front runner Ed Kerry for 2017/18. Ed will be competing at many Club, Regional and National events and will be using a full range of Schumacher products and working closely with all of the team. Ed had the following to say:

“I would just like to thank Robin, Dave an Tristram for the opportunity to be a part of Schumacher race team. I look forward to getting started with the cars and getting some good results”