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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.”

Yuchi Kanai continues with REDS

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REDS Racing have announced that Yuichi Kanai has re-signed his contract for 2018 racing season. REDS Racing stated that they are very pleased about the re-confirmation of his involvement in their team especially after years of development together. Yuchi had the following to say:

“I can use a REDS engine again, and it’s honor. The performance and the design are wonderful for a REDS engine. I like this REDS engine very much” .

Tommy Hall joins PR Racing

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PR Racing have announced the signing of the young and talented driver Tommy Hall to their team. The 13-year-old UK driver will be racing 1/10 scale electric in regional, National and internationnal races during the 2018 season. Tommy had the following to say:

“I have been racing since the age of 5 and started 1/10th UK Nationals in 2016. I am now racing at Regional, National and European level with F2N grading for 2018. I won the E final at the European Championships 2017 and made my first National A final in 2018 at the age of 13 and 2 days, one of the youngest to ever achieve this.”

Philipp Guschl teams up with 6MIK

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6MIK have announced the signing of Philipp Guschl to their team. The former German National Champion and Euro B podium finisher will use 6MIK’s tyres and accessories at regional, national and international events including the German Nationals and the European Championships B.

Elliott Boots signs with Sunpadow

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RC Disco and Sunpadow RC are thrilled to announce 2-time IFMAR European Champion and 3-time BRCA British National Champion – Elliott Boots – has signed to run Sunpadow Race Batteries during the 2018 season in his 10th Off Road and his 8th RallyX (Electric) classes at all major National and International events, including the recently held Neo Buggy race, the 8th World Championships (Warm-up), 8th IFMAR European Championships and all BRCA National Championship rounds in the UK.

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Alberto Peláez Gámez joins 6MIK

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French company 6MIK have announced the signing of Alberto Peláez Gámez to their team. Alberto will be using option parts, tyres and accessories from 6MIK at all races he will attend during the 2018 season.

Jamie Clancy joins REDS Racing

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REDS Racing have announced the signing of Jamie Clancy to their team for 2018 and 2019 racing season. Jamie will be using REDS nitro engines and will be attending several important competitions. Jamie had the following to say:

“I am very excited to race for redsracing for the seasons ahead, thanks to Marco and Mario for this opportunity to race for such a great team with great engines and accessories”

Marc Rheinard signs with Power HD

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Power HD have announced the signing of Marc Rheinard to their team. The 4-times IFMAR World Champion, 6-times Reedy Race Champion and multi-time European and German Champion will be using Power HD’s high end servo at major events in several classes. Marc will also assist Power HD to test new products and help to improve the servos’ technology and performance. Marc has the following to say:

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