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Julien Oliveras TQs & wins at Money race

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This past weekend was held the Money race at the Dean’s Discount Hobbies and Race Complex in New Port Richey, Florida. Julien Oliveras (Team Associated/Reedy/JConcepts) was in control of things, taking TQ and win in the 20-minute Nitro Buggy final in front of Darren Bisighini (Mugen Seiki) in second and Zack Rodrigue (Serpent/AKA) in third.

Dillon Caldwell TQs & wins at tonight’s midweek club race

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The tonight’s midweek club race was held at the Mikes Gulf Coast RC Raceway in Porter, Texas. The event attracted almost 75 entries and was held in several classes and in the Open Nitro Buggy class it was Dillon Caldwell (HB Racing/REDS Racing/VP Fuel/JConcepts) who set the overall TQ and brought home the win in the 15-minute final from Cody Babbitt in second and Micah Smith (Tekno RC/JConcepts) in third.

EFRA 2020 40+ Euros cancelled

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The EFRA has announced the cancellation of all 40+ European Championships for 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. This decision concerns the 2020 +40 Euro 1/8th Off-road Championship scheduled to be held in Reding, France as well as two Euro Championships in the On-road class, the 2020 +40 1/8th and 1/10th scheduled to be held in Utrecht, The Netherlands. More information can be found here.

Ethan Lefebvre TQs & wins at Thornhill club race

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The Thornhill Racing Circuit hosted another club race in Hutto, Texas. The event attracted more than 70 entries and in the E-Buggy class it was Ethan Lefebvre (XRAY/Hobbywing/Pro-Line Racing) who set the overall TQ and then brought home the win from Chris Allison (Tekno RC) in second and Chris Marrant (HB Racing/Mx Engines/AKA) in third.

Seth VanDalen sweeps Ricks Hobby Farm 2020 opener

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The opening round of the Ricks Hobby Farm 2020 race was held at the Rick’s Hobby Farm – Freedom Raceway in New Richmond, Wisconsin over the weekend. Seth VanDalen (Tekno RC/O.S.Engines/JConcepts) would sweep the Nitro buggy, Nitro Truck and 4WD Buggy classes. He set the overall TQ as well as the win in all three classes. In the 15-minute Nitro buggy final, S.VanDalen and his teammate Jared Wiggins (Tekno RC/BLOK Engines/VP Racing Fuels/Pro-Line Racing) swapped the lead a few times until the first fuel stop where J.Wiggins had an issue in the pits. S.VanDalen set the new fast lap record with a blistering 23.1 sec lap and took the win from J.Wiggins who worked his way through the field came in second followed by another Tekno RC racer, Jackson Jeffery (Tekno RC/Werks Engines/Hot Race Tires) who rounded out the top 3 results.

MOD 5th & 8th Scale Champs report

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The MOD 5th & 8th scale championships were held at the famous Fear Farm R/C Raceway in Phoenix, Arizona over the weekend. The event attracted almost 150 entries this time not only racing 1/5th but also 1/8th classes. In the 1/8th Pro Nitro Buggy it was Ryan Maifield (Mugen Seiki/Maxima Engines/JConcepts) who set the overall TQ and brought home the win from Spencer Rivkin (Team Associated/Mx Maxima/ JConcepts) in second and Tanner Denney (Mugen Seiki/Bullitt/Pro-Line Racing) in third.

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Tyler Jones sweeps Saturday Series Rd1

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The first round of the Saturday Series Rd1 was held at the Jax Trax RC Raceway of Union City, Indiana over the weekend. The track was phenomenal and the Series had a great turn out as well. Tyler Jones (Agama/Ultimate Racing/JConcepts) was able to grab the overall TQ and win after some great battle with Collin Weatherholt (Mugen Seiki/Bones Motorsports/Bones Brew) who came in 2nd while Brandon Hogan (Tekno RC) rounded out the top 3 results.

SS Sunday Off-road Racing Rd1 report

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The first round of the SS Sunday Off-road Racing was held at the SS Hobbies & Raceway in Tampa, Florida this past weekend.In the 2WD Buggy class it was Lee Setser (Team Associated/Reedy/JConcepts) who set the overall TQ and took the win from John Lawson (Team Associated/Reedy/Raw Speed) in second and Kenny Setser (Team Associated/Trinity/JConcepts) in third.

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