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Kaulin Hall joins Nemo Racing USA

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Nemo Racing USA, in conjunction with Agama RC have announced the signing of Kaulin Hall to the Nemo Racing USA team. Kaulin is based in Huntington Beach, California, and will be driving the Agama A215 Nitro Buggy for the remainder of the 2016 Season. Well represented on the west coast, Kaulin has been racing for the last 14 years at tracks all over southern California, with some of the fastest drivers in the country. Known for always keeping an upbeat demeanor, win or lose, and always willing to help out a fellow racer, we here at Nemo Racing USA are excited to have Kaulin and his dad, Vance, representing us on the west coast.

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Malin Karlsen joins MAXIMA Fuel

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MAXIMA Mx Europa is happy to announce that the young upcoming off-road talent Malin Karlsen will continue with MAXIMA Fuel. Malin is from Norway, have 10 years old and has shown an exceptional talent since she started in RC. Malin will use MAXIMA Fuel in the next challenges as well for the following season.

Next stop: EFRA EURO A 1/8 Buggy @ Redovan – Spain. “Welcome on board! We wish you a lot of fun and success!”

Kyle Johnson teams up with Bullitt

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Bullitt Engines, in conjunction with Nemo Racing USA have announced the signing of Kyosho driver Kyle Johnson to the Bullitt Factory Team. Kyle had this to say about the deal:

“I would like to thank Darren Bloomfield, Billy Tylaska, and the entire crew at Bullitt, for this opportunity to run Bullitt Engines through the remainder of the 2016 race season and into 2017.”

Bullitt Team Manager, Billy Tylaska says “Kyle and his dad Kenny always run a top notch program, and we couldn’t be happier to have them on board as our first factory driver representing the Bullitt range in the United States.”

 

John Spencer signs with PR Racing UK

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PR Racing UK and Inside Line Racing have announced the signing of the top UK RC driver John Spencer to their team to run the 4wd PRSB401. John is well known on the European RC racing scene being a BRCA National ‘A’ Finalist and multiple European top 20. As the DMS Racing Shop Manager he has loads of day to day experience to offer to the PR UK team and racers in general regarding set ups and improving your lap times.

Alexander Landén joins XRAY

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XRAY has been proudly supporting the young and talented kids worldwide and has been the hatchery of the uprising RC talents. With the XRAY junior racing program we are happy to announce that the young upcoming off-road talent Alexander Landén has joined the junior team. Alex is a 10 year boy from Sweden who has shown an exceptional talent. Alex will be racing 1/10 electric XRAY off-road cars including XB4 and XB2.

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Novarossi signs Dominic Bauer

Dominic Bauer Joins Novarossi

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After a 3 years hiatus, Austrian rising star Dominic Bauer return to Novarossi. Dominic left Novarossi in 2013 to move to Alpha then to nVision. Dominic will use Novarossi engines in the 2016 season that will include all major Austrian National races.

Christopher Krapp joins Schumacher

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Schumacher have announced the signing of Christopher Krapp to their Off-Road race team. Although better known for touring cars, Christopher is also a World class off road driver, having achieved podium finishes at the EOS and also German Nationals. Christopher will be competing in both 2wd and 4wd at off road races. He is sure to add great strength to the team and we look forward to having him on board. Christopher had this to say:

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Björn Prümper signs with RC Concept

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RC Concept have announced the signing of the young German driver Björn Prümper to their 2016 Factory Team. Björn will attend all major events in Germany among with EOS, using all RC Concept electric equipment.

“We would like to wish him all the best for the coming events !!!” – RC Concept

Tyler Jones teams up with LRP

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LRP have announced the signing of young and talented Tyler Jones to the US-American LRP team. Tyler achieved a lot of great titles in his young but already 7 years lasting career. A few of his most important titles are: 2015 ROAR Jr. National Champion, qualification for 2016 1/8 IFMAR Worlds, etc. Tyler will use LRP components for his 1/8 Nitro and 1/8 Electric buggies from now.

JJ Wang joins XRAY

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XRAY have announced that the young Chinese-American super star JJ Wang has joined the team XRAY. JJ Wang is one of the most talented drivers on the RC car scene at this moment and will focus on racing with both on-road and off-road electric platforms including: T4, X12, X1, XB2 & XB4. JJ will participate in 2016 at major national races in USA as well as some other international races.

“After the departure from my previous team, I had the opportunity and freedom to try almost every platform in the market. After several extended testing with most of the brands, XRAY was by far the most consistent in performance and quality. I am very happy and thankful to join Team XRAY and be a part of the family for years to come. Special Thanks to Hudy family for this opportunity.” – JJ Wang.