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Kilic brothers win at BIG Hamburg race

This past weekend the BIG Hamburg club held their 35 year anniversary race at their large outdoor dirt track in Germany. The classes run were 1/8 Nitro Buggy and E-Buggy and in 1/8 Nitro Buggy Burak Kilic (Agama) took the win from Maik Wiesweg (Mugen) and Jan Sievert (Agama) in second and third respectively. In E-Buggy it was Berkan Kilic (Agama) who took the win in front of Burak in second and Florian Müller (Mugen) in third.

Final results here

Culmsee & Fransden win at Danish Nats Rd1

Source: Pelle Culmsee RC Racer (Facebook)

The Skanderborg RC club hosted the first round of the Danish Nationals. Pelle Culmsee (HB Racing) was able to take the overall TQ in E-buggy, Nitro buggy and nitro truggy classes. In E-buggy Culmsee took easely the win from Ole Klinge in second and Aske Reipurth in third.

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Nickels & Meijer win at NRW Cup Rd1

See: MW RC-Cars

The opening round of the NRW Cup was held in Kürten, Germany this past weekend. In the 1/8th Nitro Buggy class it was Jan Nickels (SWORKz) with the win from Rene van Schaijk (Mugen) on the runner-up spot. Sander van Genechten (XRAY) would round out the top 3 result. In the 1/8th E-buggy class it was Colin Meijer (Serpent) who took the win in front of van Genechten in second.

E-buggy podium here

JBRL Electric Series Rd3 report

See: Jimmy Babcock Racing League

Third round of the JBRL Electric Series were held at the SDRC Raceway in San Diego, California over the weekend. In the 2wd Open Buggy class it was Tommy Hinz (XRAY) who took the win from Mason Eppley (Tekno) in second and Chris Jarosz (Yokomo) in third.

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Jessica Pålsson wins at Middle Swedish Cup Rd2

Source: Jessica Pålsson (Facebook)

This past weekend was held the second round of the Middle Swedish Cup at the Bockarp track in Mjölby. Pontus Larsson (Serpent) took the overall TQ but despite his win in his Semi final it was Jessica Pålsson (Kyosho) who start with the pole position for the 30-minute final. After a close final between Pålsson and Larsson, Pålsson was able to grab the victory by a lap from Larsson in second and Andreas Edvinsson in third.

Marc De Zwart TQs & wins at South Cup Rd1

Last weekend was held the first round of the South Cup at the MRC Oberaich Racing Circuit in Austria. In the 1/8 E-Buggy class Marc De Zwart (TLR) took the overall TQ and after three A-Finale he took also the win in front of Jan Kruisz (TLR) in second and Christian Freigassner (HB Racing) in third.

Thanks to Thomas Stuck for the report.

452 Raceway Grand Opening report

The 452 grand opening was held this past weekend. Everyone had a great time all weekend and organizers hope to do it again in the mear future, so keep on the lookout for upcoming races at 452 Raceway.

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Armand Lantheaume wins at French Nats Rd3


Third round of the French 1/10 Buggy Nationals was held in Bonneville this past weekend. Armand Lantheaume (XRAY) would sweep the 4WD Modified class. Lantheaume TQed the three last rounds of qualifying and he took the win from Thomas Musso (HB Racing) in second while guest driver Michal Orlowski (Schumacher) rounded out the podium in third.