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Ryan Millington joins JQ Racing

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JQ Racing have welcomed Ryan Millington to the JQ Racing Team. R.Millington joins the team for the rest of the 2018 season and also 2019. R.Millington has already had success with the Grey Edition E-Buggy in North and South Carolina and will start racing the Black Edition Nitro Buggy later this year at the bigger races in the South East region.

“We are excited to have a young talented up and coming racer representing the JQ Brand welcome to the team Ryan and good luck!” – JQ Racing

Wesley van Helmond joins with SWORKz

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SWORKz have announced the signing of dutch driver Wesley van Helmond to their 1/8 team. W.van Helmond will use the SWORKz S35-3 in Nitro and Electric races together with his teammate Jarno Pijpers to consolidate the 1/8 SWORKz team in the netherlands. He had the following to say:

“I am pretty confident for the next years, because the quality and speed, but also the team spirit of SWORKz made my decision easy.”

Ritchie Thorn joins CML/Team Associated

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Team Associated distributor CML Distribution have announced the signing of multiple BRCA national A finalist Ritchie Thorn to their team. Ritchie will be using the Team Associated B6.1, B6.1D and B64 cars along with Reedy and Pro-Line products over the winter in preparation for the 2019 national series and the West Midlands regional events.

Max Flurer teams up with JQ Racing

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As things ramp up at JQ Racing USA and silly season is near. JQ Racing have announced that Max Flurer of Denver, NC will be joining the team for remainder of 2018 and beyond. After taking a few year hiatus from 1/8 racing he is ready for his return.

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Gianmarco Franzolini joins SWORKz

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SWORKz have announced the signing of 14 years old Gianmarco Franzolini to their team. The talented driver will race with the SWORKz S35-3 Nitro and S35-3E E-buggy at italian races and international races. Gianmarco had the following to say:

“I did a test program with the cars. Quality and Top Performance made my decision easy. I am really happy to be in this team in the coming years and will do my best for good results.”

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Adam Johnson signs with SRT

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SRT have announced the signing of american driver Adam Johnson to their factory team. A.Johnson has already used SRT servos, recently at the 2018 Wicked Weekend where he came in third in the E-buggy class and also at the Psycho Nitro Blast, CRCRC Midwest Championship and Roar Nationals. A.Johnson will use the BH927R HV brushless servo on his 1/10 and 1/8 vehicles in the forthcoming races in 2018.

Andrey Monakhov joins SRT

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SRT have announced the signing of ukrainian driver Andrey Monakhov to their factory team. A. Monakhov won 17 titles in only three years in the 1/8 Nitro Buggy, E-buggy and Short Course classes. He will use SRT HV Brushless servos during the Ukrinian championship and some international events.

Neil Cragg signs with Piranha Fuel

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Nemo Racing and Piranha Racing Fuels have announced the signing of Neil Cragg to their team. The National, European and World Champion will use the 25% fully synthetic blend to power his nitro fleet.

“We are proud to have the opportunity to work with Neil and help to keep his engines sweet and winning races on the track!”