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Graupner sign Dani Bernabe

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German company Graupner have announced the signing of spanish driver Dani Bernabe to their team. Dani will use the Hobao Hyper VS Pro Nitro Buggy and Hyper VS Pro E-buggy in the Spain championship and at major events in europe during the 2018 season.

João Figueiredo joins Modelix Racing

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Modelix Racing have announced the signing of João “Litos” Figueiredo to the 2018 world racing team. João is a well-known and very talented off-road Portuguese driver that will be using the Ultimate Fuel Generation by Nitrolux for the next two season.

João Figueiredo joins Maugrafix

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Maugrafix have announced the signing of Kyosho’s João Figueiredo to their factory team. João will sport Maugrafix’s stickers on his car and wear Maugrafix’s apparels during the 2018 season.

“João is one of the nicest guy in the industry and a great addiction to our family!”

Micha Widmaier teams up with Picco

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Picco Micromotori have announced that young German talent Micha Widmaier joined their Off-Road Racing Team. Current German and B European champion, Micha will use Picco’s V1 Team DLC engines in his 2018 racing campaign.

“We at Picco are happy to welcome Micha and his mechanic to the team and are definitely looking forward to work alongside with him!”

Tanner Denney signs with Muchmore

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Muchmore Racing have announced the signing of TLR’s Tanner Denney to their USA race team. Tanner has excelled in the 1/10 electric off-road modified classes for many years and has racked up many impressive results including; multiple ROAR Modified National A-Mains finishes, previous Reedy Race Open 4wd Modified Buggy Champion, and Top 12 overall at the Reedy Race in the Invitational class. Tanner had the following to say:

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Bruno Coelho joins Sunpadow RC

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Sunpadow RC have announced the signing of XRAY driver Bruno Coelho to their team. The multi-time World Champion will be using Sunpadow batteries in all platforms at national and international events.

Ty Tessmann teams up with ProTek

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ProTek R/C have officially announced the signing of XRAY’s Ty Tessmann to their team. Ty will be running the full line of ProTek batteries, chargers and accessories in 2018. Look for Ty’s ProTek powered XRAY vehicles to make their official debut at the upcoming Reedy Race of Champions. More exciting team news coming up in the very near future. Stay tuned!

Baldo brothers sign with HotRace tyres

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HotRace tyres have announced the signing of Bryan and Oscar Baldo to their official team for season 2018. The Baldo brothers will participate at all big races such as the Neo Race 2018, European Championship and World Championship. Bryan stated:

“We are happy to announce that Oscar and I will be racing for Hot Race next year. After testing the tires in several circuits, we were able to confirm that their potential is awesome. Have a lot of traction and the steering is super good. I want to thank Nicola and the entire Hot Race team for the opportunity that they have given us this year.”