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Alexander Landén crowned Swedish 4WD Champion

Source: Alexander Landén (Facebook)

The Swedish 1/10 Buggy championship was held during the week of motorsport in Karlskoga. The two clubs Bofors MRK and Örebro RBC both put a lot of effort into making this happen with a setup of a temporary grass track and a nice big tent to pit in for all the participants. The track was challenging and offered a lot of surprises from the bumpiness that had developed from the running of the 2wd event as well.

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Graham Alsop TQs & wins at Deerdale Summer Series Rd3

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Third round of the Deerdale Summer Series was held at the Deerdale Off Road track this past weekend. Graham Alsop (HB Racing) was the man to beat. He took the overall TQ followed by Adam Hall (HB Racing) and then he brought home the win from David Cantrell (HB Racing in second while A.Hall managed to go from dead last to third after a cut during the count down for the final.

Pinisch & Grainer win at Austrian 1/10 Buggy Nats Rd2

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The second round of the Austrian 1/10 Buggy Nationals was held at the TSA-Krieglach track over the weekend. Peter Pinisch (Team Associated) was in control of things in the 2WD class. He took the overall TQ and the win from the XRAY duo of Lucas Grainer in second and Hupo Hönigl in third. L.Grainer brought home the win in 4WD followed by H.Hönigl in second while P.Pinisch came in third.

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Drake & Givens win at Dash 4 Cash Rd1

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The first round of the Dash 4 Cash was held at the Pro-Line Raceway in Banning, California. Adam Drake (Mugen Seiki) took the overall TQ in the Pro Nitro Buggy class while HB Racing’s Bogi Givens set the TQ in the Open Nitro Buggy class, both racers winning all qualifying rounds in their respective classes. A.Drake brought home the win in the 15-minute final by a lap from Tyler Brown (HB Racing) in second and Jose Alvarado (TLR) in third. B.Givens took the win with 6sec gap from his teammate Ryan Reese (HB Racing) and Don Vinkemulder (TLR) in second and third respectively.

Open Nitro Buggy podium here

Joni Skidmore wins at SRS Rd3

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The third round of the Southern Regional Series was held at the Slough track near London, UK over the weekend. In the Nitro Buggy class it was Joni Skidmore (Agama) who took the win followed by Kevin Brunsden (SWORKz) in second while Taro Cradock (Kyosho) rounded out the top 3.

Jeremy Pittet sweeps Swiss Nitro Buggy Nats Rd1

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The first round of the Swiss Nitro Buggy Championship was held in Courgenay this past weekend. Jeremy Pittet (HB Racing) was the man to beat as he was able to took the overall TQ and the win in the 45-minute final by a lap from Sven Zünd (HB Racing) in second and Christoph Affolter (Mugen Seiki) in third.

Jesper Rasmussen TQs & wins 2WD at Danish Buggy Nats Rd4

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The fourth round of the Danish 1/10 Buggy Nationals was held at the TI-MO Tinglev RC track over the weekend. In the 2WD class, Jesper Rasmussen (Team Associated) set the overall TQ by winning all qualifying rounds after some great battles and he secured the win after A1 and A2 wins. Mike Honnens Hansen (Schumacher) came in second while young Marcus Kaerup (Team Associated) rounded out the top 3.

Andreas Mayr wins at OÖ Cup Rd2

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The second round of the OÖ Cup was held at the RCR St. Agatha track in Austria. Andreas Mayr (Kyosho) brought home the win in the 30-minute nitro buggy final from Daniel Gumpoltsberger (HB Racing) and Michael Langgruber (SWORKz) in second and third respectively.