Posts tagged with Naoto Matsukura

Naoto Matsukura teams up with Arrowmax

See: Arrowmax Arrowmax have announced the signing of multi-time World Champion Naoto Matsukura to their team. Fresh from winning the “BAM” race at Shanghai, Naoto had confirm signing with the professional RC tools maker by using Arrowmax line up of professional tools and various set-up accessories. Naoto had the following to say: “I will like to […]

Naoto Matsukura teams up with Hobbywing

See: Hobbywing Hobbywing have announced that 4-time 1/12 and 2014 EP Touring car World Champion Naoto Matsukura signed to join their team. Naoto will use exclusively Hobbywing speed controllers and motors in all his electric cars from 2017. His joining will overall enhance the team not only in on-road but also off-road classes. Naoto will also […]

Sugiura & Matsukura crowned JMRCA 1/10 Champions

See: Kyosho America Last weekend was held the 2016 Japan Model Radio Control Car Association (JMRCA) 1/10 EP Off-Road Nationals at the Yatabe Arena. In the 2wd Modified class Kyosho’s Yusuke Sugiura took the overall TQ and the win while his teammate Naoto Matsukura, already winner of the JMRCA 1/8 Nitro this year took the […]

Naoto Matsukura crowned Japanese Champion in nitro buggy

With the outdoor seasons around the world slowly coming to a close, the latest new National Champion has been crowned in Japan – Naoto Matsukura securing an unchallenged victory in the three-day event att he Futaba track in Ciba prefecture, 63 drivers in attendance. Naoto, multiple World Champion in other scales who has only relatively […]

Tanaka vs. Matsukura for Japanese Championship win

See: REDS The Japanese 1/8 Championship was held recently, and proved to be an exciting battle between REDS Racing Kazuya Tanaka and Naoto Matsukura. The two passed each other repeatedly in the final stages of the race. After a slight misfortune for Naoto, Kazuya would overtake him for the lead one final time. Tanaka led the […]

Naoto denies Coelho TQ by 0.266

Worlds Coverage Links: Coverage Page | Videos | Photos | History | – Day 6 Photo Gallery | Watch Live  Results: Q1 | Q2 | Q3 – Standings after Q3 Round 3 witnessed the winds of change as Naoto Matsukura would claim it by 0.266 secs, it wasn’t all plain sailing however, despite coming out the gate with a fast pace which he […]

Matsukura sweeps to 4WD victory at 1/10 Worlds warmup

A1 – 4WD Naoto pulled away and never looked back from the sound of the tone, keeping team mate and fellow Japanese driver Yusuke Sugiura at bay. First driver to make a mistake was Schumacher driver Michal Orlowski who dropped back down the field to continue his poor weekend. Tebo looked fast but made a […]

Matsukura leads Kyosho 1,2,3 in 4WD quali at 1/10 Worlds warmup

Japan strikes back with 1,2: Naoto Matsukura 4WD TQ, Kyosho 1-2-3 After a low key 2wd qualifying (Masatsugu Ido being the highest ranked Japanese driver in 5th), 4wd turned out to be a different story. Kyosho’s new signing Naoto Matsukura TQ’d all 4 rounds of qualifying in very dominant fashion. Not only is Naoto amongst one […]