Posts tagged with Finnish Nationals

Joona Haatanen doubles at Finnish Nats Rd3

See: Joona Haatanen RC (Facebook) Third round of Finnish Nationals was held at the Joensuu astro turf track over the weekend. In 2wd and 4wd classes it was Joona Haatanen (Team Associated) who took the overall TQ and the win. Karri Salmela (Team Associated) finished in second in both classes while Konsta Saarinen (XRAY) rounded out […]

Honkanen & Ruotsalainen win at Finnish Nats Rd3

See: Team Durango The third round of the Finnish 1/8 Off-road Nationals was held at Vantaan vauhtikeskus. All top 10 Finnish drivers attending race Including Joona Haatanen and Ari Heinonen. After qualification rounds very tight Ari Heinonen took the overall TQ. For the final the track condition was great after little showers. In the 45minutes […]

Joel Valander doubles at Finnish Nats Rd1

See: XRAY First round of Finnish 1/10 off-road Nationals were held at Hyvinkää in Finland. Weather was pretty warm and sunny, and that made the track pretty dusty. In 2wd Joel Valander took the TQ with two first places. Joona Haatanen was starting second followed by Karri Salmela in third. Finals were thrilling between top three […]

Ari Heinonen wins at Finnish Nationals

See: NEMO Racing Ari Heinonen has continued his great form since switching to Agama for 2015 by taking the TQ and victory in the latest round of the National Championships in his native Finland. Ari was in great form throughout the event and was able to place his BETA shod A215 at the top of the […]

Valander & Salmela win opening round of Finnish 1/10 Nats

See: EuroRC This past weekend hosted the opening round of the Finnish 1/10 National Series in Vaasa (home of the 2011 IFMAR Worlds). Each buggy class had approximately 40 entries from across Finland. The 2wd buggy class saw the EuroRC backed Yokomo of Joel Valander taking TQ. Valander carried on turning that TQ into an […]

JQ sweeps opening round of the Finnish Nationals

See: JQRacing Joseph Quagraine wins both Nitro and Electric classes at the first round of Finnish Nationals, held in Jyrkkälä track, Turku, after an eventful race! During the warmup for the 45 min final and after a radio problem Joseph’s throttle servo jammed at full throttle and broke the engine. Having called for a 10 […]

JQ takes THECar to 5th Finnish title

The racing season is over in most countries, and most Championships have been decided. Joseph Quagraine managed to win the Finnish National Championships for the 3rd time running, and 5th time for THECar. What makes the championship special is that the first one was won in 2010 with THEPrototype, which means that THECar has been […]