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Nemo Raceway RACEONE: Entry for the inaugural race

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Nemo Racing have announced that they will held an inaugural race called RACEONE at their Nemo Raceway located in Warwickshire, United Kingdom on July 12th. Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, special measures have been established. The event will be held in the Nitro Buggy and E-buggy classes and will include one round of practice followed by three rounds of qualifying while the finals will be run in the A/B/C/D format. Only 7 drivers will be on the rostrum to maintain a distance of 2M and only one mechanic per driver in the pitlane. Registration is open now and available here.

Circuit Téléguidé Off-Road Estrie club race report

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The Circuit Téléguidé Off-Road Estrie hosted their club race in Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada. The event was held in several 1/10th and 1/8th Off-road classes and in the 2WD Buggy class it was Guillaume Tremblay (Yokomo/Muchmore Racing/AKA) who set the overall TQ and brought home the win from Xavier Belanger (JQRacing/JConcepts) in second and Dave Belley (Team Associated) in third.

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Bryan Kata trifecta at 4th of July forth cash race

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The 4th of July forth cash race was held at the Barnstormers RC Raceway in Chester, New York. Bryan Kata (Mugen Seiki) was the man to beat as he set the overall TQ and brought home the win in the Nitro Buggy, E-buggy and Nitro Truggy classes. Tom Stober (Tekno RC/BLOK Engines/Pro-Line Racing) came in second and Roger Bustos (XRAY/Hobbywing/Trinity/Pro-Line Racing) in third in the 25-minute Nitro Buggy final.

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Graham Alsop wins at Deerdale’s Welcome Back race

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The Deerdale’s Welcome Back race was held at the Deerdale Off Road track in the UK over the weekend. Graham Alsop (HB Racing/OptiFuel/Novarossi) brought home the win in the 20-minute Nitro Buggy final by a lap from Edward Callan (XRAY) in second and Adam Hall (HB Racing) in third.

Joe Bornhorst doubles at Beans RC Nitro Nights race

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The Beans RC Nitro Nights race was held at the Beans RC track in Sherrodsville, Ohio. Joe Bornhorst (Tekno RC/BLOK Engines/Tekin/Pro-Line Racing) was in control of things as he took the overall TQ in the Nitro Buggy and E-buggy classes. J.Bornhorst also brought home the win (and some cash!) in the 45-minute Nitro Buggy final from Tyler Jones (Agama/Ultimate Racing/JConcepts) in second and Adam Johnson (XRAY/Picco/Tekin/AKA) in third.

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Darren Bloomfield sweeps Brookthorpe Dirt Track Opening 2020

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The Brookthorpe Dirt Track Opening 2020 was held at the new Brookthorpe Dirt Track in the UK. The event saw the come back of former European Champion Darren Bloomfield (Team Associated) on the track after few years hiatus. D.Bloomfield didn’t seem to have lost much of his speed during his brief retirement as he set the overall TQ and brought home the win from Mike Lewis (Team Associated/Reedy/Pro-Line Racing) in second and Mitch Booth (Tekno RC/BLOK Engines/Optifuel/GRP) in third.

Bayer & Götzl win at Czech 1/8th Off-road Nats

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The opening round of the Czech 1/8th Off-road National Championships was held at the RC Kolin track over the weekend. Martin Bayer (XRAY/FX Engines/Hobbywing/Sunpadow/Pro-Line Racing) took the overall TQ in the Nitro Buggy class while his teammate Max Götzl (XRAY/FX Engines/Hobbywing/Sunpadow/Hot Race Tires) set the TQ in the E-buggy class. M.Bayer was able to convert his TQ into a win in the Nitro Buggy final over M.Götzl in second and Jirka Mára (SWORKz/Picco) in third.

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Berkan Kilic wins at Polish 1/8th Off-road Champs

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The first round of the Polish 1/8th Off-road Championship was held at the tor modelarski track in Stettin. The event attracted 90 entries with some guest such as the Kilic brothers from Germany and Jamie Clancy (Team Associated/REDS Racing/Shoot Fuel/Pro-Line Racing) from the UK. Berkan Kilic (Mugen Seiki/Ninja/Nitrolux/Procircuit) brought home the win in the Nitro Buggy final in front of his brother Burak Kilic (Mugen Seiki/Ninja/Nitrolux/Procircuit) while J.Clancy was able to complete the podium in third, after having an issue halfway through the race.