Posts tagged with Atsushi Hara

Atsushi Hara chooses Tekno RC?

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Atsushi Hara continues to flit from one brand to another until they find the “RC” Holy Grail. This morning the Japanese driver posted on his Facebook page a photo of his “new challenge”: test all 1/8 Tekno RC cars. Tekno RC is rising and the performances of their top drivers Ryan Lutz and Joe Bornhorst prove the ability of […]

Atsushi Hara goes Serpent?


With Atsushi Hara still on the market, all opportunities are good for brands to use this luxury mercenary to make the buzz and revive the rumors about his next career destination. His last appearance was with a Kyosho MP9 at the Camel Classic. Since nothing …. until today. A photo posted on Facebook by the Japanese driver with […]

Robert Batlle sweeps ‘Camel Classic’

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Last weekend the first international 2016  ‘Camel Classic’ was held in the State of Kuwait. For this first of the series, the Radio Control Car Club of Kuwait welcome many local and international top drivers as Robert Batlle and Atsushi Hara who returns to duty with a Kyosho MP9. Robert Batlle will dominate the entire race, taking the TQ, the […]

Privateer Hara chooses Kyosho MP9


After the sudden split with SWORKz last year, 2x World Champion Atsushi Hara has kept a bit of a low profile, turning his attention back slightly to more onroad-led activities, however it seems the Japanese ace might be looking for a comeback once again – dusting off a Kyosho MP9 in time for the Camel […]

Hara set to take the wheel of new Carisma 4XS buggy

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See: Carisma It is still a mystery as to where multi-time World Champion Atsushi Hara will call home after his surprise departure from SWorkz last week, however, it has been confirmed that Hara will be behind the wheel of the Carisma 4XS 1/10 4wd buggy at the upcoming Hong Kong 1/10 Championship finale. The event […]

Halloween Hara: Quits SWORKz


Two-time IFMAR World Champion Atsushi Hara has quit the SWORKz factory team. Having joined exactly 20 months ago to the day (31st January 2014) in what would go down as one of the heavyweight ‘mega-signings’ in the RC Racing industry’s history, the partnership did not last the distance. A three year deal saw the Japanese ace sign […]

Atsushi Hara cameos at MNL 4

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Atsushi Hara joined round 4 of the Malaysian Nationals and immediately stamped his authority on the event in qualifying.  In round 1 Hara was 6 seconds ahead of Ben Panic and Didier Perrin.  Round two Hara took TQ again.  The third round Hara had a few bobbles and Ben Panic was on pace to TQ […]

Hara handed win at rained out Asia fever race


Atsushi Hara is handed victory by default due to adverse weather conditions at the Asia Fever race in Taiwain, Sworkz’ own Scott Yang dusting off his transmitter and taking home 2nd. Congratulations to Atsushi Hara for his impressive TQ and overall win at the rain shortened Asia Fever Race. Scott Yang took the 2nd overall […]

Under the Hood: Atsushi Hara


Atsushi Hara (Japan), 35 Chassis: SWORKz S350 EVO II Engine: OS Speed Spec II Fuel: Cosmo RC Tyres: Pro-Line Blockades Radio & Servos: Futaba 4PX, Futaba BLS371SV (steering), Futaba BLS471SV (Throttle) Event: 2015 ASIA Contest, Pattaya Notes: 2015 ASIA Contest Champion, Using stock kit.

Hara’s ASIA Contest Hat trick


Two time Champion made it a threesome in Pattaya… as Atsushi Hara reminded everyone that he is undoubtedly the unrivalled King round these parts. Having driven from the back despite starting on pole in A1, Hara would have to do the same in A2 with a reversed grid, handing TQ man Wataru Takashiro pole position […]