30 August 2014 18:09 by Phil
The Reedy Race is pleased to announce that the 2015 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions will return to OCRC Raceway in Huntington Beach, CA from January 22-25, 2015.
2014 was the first year that the Reedy Race was held at OCRC Raceway and the response was extremely positive, not only from the racers, but from spectators, event sponsors, industry representatives, and the media. With support from Team Associated, UpGrade, Pro-Line, JConcepts, LiveRC and the addition of Monster Energy, the 2014 event was taken to a whole new level.
The results saw Ryan Cavalieri crowned Invitational champion for the third time and for the second consecutive year. In the 2WD Open class, J.P. Richards claimed the title while Spencer Rivkin took the 4WD Open class. Both of these racers will join Cavalieri and the World’s best to compete for the 2015 Invitational title.
28 August 2014 15:42 by Mike
Only one week before the IFMAR World Championships, the Fratta Offroad facility in Italy will be hosting the UISP Championship race. The event takes place September 12-14, and we suspect will be a last minute ‘warm-up’ for some in preparation for the following week’s World Championship. For more details CLICK HERE.
28 August 2014 15:33 by Mike
AMain.com’s Silver Dollar R/C Raceway hosted the 2014 SWorkz Challenge, which featured many of the nations top drivers, and even some international flair! The AMain.com video production crew has been hard at work since the event, and have published the official 2014 SWorkz Challenge race highlights video today. Sit back, relax, and enjoy!
27 August 2014 18:01 by Mike
Last weekend hosted the Big Apple Novarossi Nitro Challenge in New York. Among many of the nation’s greats, XRAY’s Reno Savoya traveled to America to partake in the festivities. Despite missing the win in the Nitro Buggy class, the trip was still a success for the Frenchman as he came away the winner of the competitive E-Buggy class ahead of Gunnar Rieck and Anthony Mazzara.
27 August 2014 17:52 by Mike
The Swedish Offroad Nationals took place recently in wet weather conditions with some of Sweden’s best in attendance. Christoffer Svensson would capture the win after a long and grueling final followed up by XRAY’s Kennie Ekenstierna and Johan Balsberg. In addition, Hampus Berg went on to win the Swedish Junior title after an exciting junior final!
27 August 2014 17:41 by Mike
This past weekend hosted Round 1 of the German 1/8 Offroad Nationals. The event was held in Landshut, Germany by Club La Speedway. The track was made up of fresh dirt, and with very little water it became an extremely rough racing surface for the competition to tackle. XRAY’s Martin Bayer would take the overall TQ spot after qualifying, but struggled in the semi final. He would start 4th in the final, but fought his way past the Carsten Keller and Team Durango’s Jörn Neumann to take the win!
27 August 2014 17:39 by Mike
Round 5 of the NRS was held this past weekend at NNRC in the UK. REDS Racing team driver, David Crompton, piloted his Radiosistemi buggy to the front of the pack to take the overall victory.
27 August 2014 14:56 by Mike
The 4th round of the BRCA National Championship was held at Coventry, originally scheduled to be the 2nd round but cancelled for weather reasons earlier in the season. NEMO Racing’s Darren Bloomfield put in an astonishing performance, walking away the winner after a hard fought battle throughout the weekend with the likes of Elliott Boots, Neil Cragg, and Lee Martin.
NEMO Racing has recapped the exciting weekend of racing in an in-depth race report, highlighting Darren’s successful weekend from start to finish!
26 August 2014 16:31 by Mike
The Malaysia National League Round 4 was held on August 23-24, 2014 at 3 Stone Park Track, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. There were a total of 74 racers in attendance from Malaysia, Singapore, Australia and Indonesia. The race format was 5 rounds of 10 minute qualifying, with ‘Christmas tree’ finals. The usual suspects were up front at the start of the final, with the exception of XRAY’s Jason Nugroho. Jason was buried in the pack after an early crash dropped him to 10th. Despite his troubles he fought back passing Ben Panic and Daniel Law to take the lead at the 15 minute mark. From there, Nugroho never looked back, taking the win! Daniel Law and Ben Panic would finish out the podium for the day.
26 August 2014 16:27 by Mike
Team Durango Czech star Kaja Novotny has raced to a solid victory at the fourth round of the KS Challenge in Radotin, Czech Republic. With Kaja already holding the track lap record from a previously hot race performance, it was a new track configuration that was presented to the field of 1/8 E-Buggy drivers. Kaja was able to win all three qualifying rounds to easily take the overall TQ and pole position in the ‘A’ Final. He then flew to an overall win with his DEX408v2!
Source: Team Durango