Posts tagged with Atsushi Hara

Atsushi Hara: video Interview


  Our friends over at Asia RC published an in depth pretty candid video interview with RC legend Atsushi hara where he goes onto speak about his future, testing multiple cars and his choices and reasons behind joining Sworkz / Speedmaster Hobby. Well worth putting aside 10 mins! Interestingly, originally back in August of last year […]

Speedmaster Hobby sign Hara


Whilst our original story was only slightly wide of the mark, we’re delighted to bring you the official confirmation that Atsushi Hara has joined forces with the company behind Sworkz – Speedmaster Hobby. The three year deal sees Hara sign on as a full time employee with a role of ‘Team Brand Ambassador’. The Japanese […]

Hara signs A Main / Sworkz deal ?


Yesterday morning as the annual Nuremberg toy fair kicked off in cold Germany, Taiwanese company SWorkz posted up a very teasing image on their Facebook profile, showing what looks like Atsushi Hara’s wing (and car) hidden under a cloth with the promise of “The Big news will be coming on 1st Feb“. Even more tellingly, […]

Thailand – the home of RC racing ?

Thailand – the home of RC racing ?

Thailand, a country that shouldn’t require the most formal of introductions to our well-versed readers, a brief biased summary – a tourist favourite for its climate, culture, moderate cost and flourishing sex trade. However whilst off-track delights may entertain racers, Thailand does present itself as a sort of ideal home for RC already, the nation’s […]

ASIA Contest, 2-4 May – Pattaya


Its not often we get the pleasure of attending big events in Asia, but one of the biggest and popular is the ASIA Contest which returns in 2014 after a hugely successful 2013 event which we remember fondly as one of the single most FUN events we’ve been to – culminating in a massive water […]

Hara steers SWORKz to victory


Atsushi Hara continues his whirlwind fall/winter testing schedule, having given the JQ White Edition a good whirl, Hara has recently been driving the SWORKz S350 EVO buggy, rather impressively since he started this process he’s gone onto win pretty much every race he’s entered with a different car. Driving the Mugen MBX7 to victory at […]

Atsushi Hara’s JQ Products Debut

Hara wins JQ Asia Tour Event

Atsushi Hara raced the JQ Products White Edition at the recent JQ Asia Tour Thailand event, here are his thoughts…

Atsushi Hara wins JQ Asia Tour Event

Hara wins JQ Asia Tour Event

Atsushi Hara TQs and wins the JQ Asia Tour Event in Ratchaburi Thailand. Qualifying was still a close affair, with Hara edging out JQ by less than a second. But in the main, Hara switched gears and lapped the field with the new White Edition! JQ finished 2nd and Thai driver Witsarut 3rd with his […]

Atsushi Hara goes JQ Products?


In a slight turn of events, we received a few photos from a keen contributor which suggest the Japanese legend Atsushi Hara might have agreed a deal with the Finnish brand JQ Products to drive THE Car. As many of our readers might be aware, JQ & team manager Ilias have been touring Asia on […]

Kyosho the future for Hara ?


As the 2013 season slowly draws to frosty close, one of the biggest headlines of the year remains Atsushi Hara’s shock departure from HB / HPI – relations having soured and a split hastily arranged which released Hara into the driver market as a free agent back in August. Three months later and Hara has […]