Posts tagged with Japanese News

Sugiura dominates Japan All Star EP

Sugiura dominates Japan All Star EP

The annual 2014 Japan All Star EP Off-Road race took place at the RC Park GOJO circuit in Gojo, Nara, Japan on March 23rd. The event brought many sponsored drivers from Kyosho, Tamiya, Yokomo and MuchMore and is an opportunity for the serious RC enthusiasts to race and interact with the top Japanese racers from […]

Kawamoto dominates Japanese Nat

Kawamoto dominates Japanese Nat

The Japan Model Radio Control Car Association (JMRCA) held the 2013 All Japan 1/8th Nitro Off-Road buggy championship at RC LAND 23 in Matsuzaka-city, Mie-prefecture, Japan, from October 25-27. Kyosho’s very own Atsushi Kawamoto claimed victory ahead of Itaru Kawamoto and Kazuya Tanaka making it his fourth Japanese Nationals national title. TQ went to the […]

Lewis Jones talks Kyosho & Japan

Lewis Jones talks Kyosho Masters & Japan

The very young and talented Lewis Jones reports in his own words from his recent time in France and Japan… Japan I hear you say! The last time you heard from me was Neo 2012. Well it all started at the Kyosho Masters in France in June this year. I’m going to start there first […]

Kenji Tsuruta wins Tresrey Rd11

Kenji Tsuruta wins Tresrey Rd11

Round 11 of the Tresrey Off-Raod Race was held last Sunday at “RC Maniax Arena” in Izumi-city, Osaka, Japan. A total of 90 cars (2WD x 49cars and 4WD x 41cars) competed in which Tresrey driver Kenji Tsuruta (TLR22) claimed 2WD victory with Osamu Kamo (Tamiya) in second and Toshihiro Ueno (TLR22) third. Kenji Tsuruta […]

New Japanese VP Distributor

VP PRO welcomes RC Shop OffPower as their new Japanese distributor. Established in 2010 the shop has gained recent success under the leadership of Mr. Kazuhito who looks forward to the cooperation between VP Pro and his company.

Tanaka takes JP Champ

The last round of 1/8 Off-road Japanese Championship was held last weekend in Matsuzaka where Tanaka (Kyosho/REDS) secured the perfect qualification taking TQ three times. Just after the start of the one hour final Tanaka lost first position due to a mistake, however just ten minutes later Tanaka secured first place again and kept it […]

Serpent sign Japan’s Mogi

Serpent have announced the signing of Japanese driver Makoto Mogi, A finalist at the 2011 Japanese nationals and a driver with an impressive career-span, he joins Serpent having switched from Intech. Serpent boss Ronald Baar praised Mogi’s experienced and looks forward to this highly rated driver racing under the Serpent banner. Click Read more for a […]

Daisuke Endo wins at Tresrey Fest

Last weekend saw 125 drivers attend the Japanese Tresrey Off-Road Festival which took place at the Akashi Buggy Course in Akashi-city. Ryuya Kato with his Hot Bodies D8 took TQ in 8th buggy however it was Daisuke Endo who drove his MBX6 to victory after the 30 minute final with Oike (MBX6/Alpha Engine) finishing in […]