Posts tagged with Riccardo Rabitti

A visit to BittyDesign’s HQ

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Weekend before last, we were in beautiful Italy, covering the EURO Contest, hosted by the BittyDesign team at the fabulously ‘3D’ track in Barco, whilst not scoffing italian gelato (ice cream) and watching the exciting generation of Italian kids fly round the track we were kindly invited to visit BittyDesign’s HQ in Rubiera. Located next […]

Berton wins rain-hit EURO Contest


After a pretty perfect Saturday weather wise (imagine not a cloud in the sky and Italian summer), Sunday turned out to be a bit of a damp squib at the EURO Contest. All was well until we reached the first of two finals for the F2 class, dark clouds rolled in and it began to […]

Under the Hood: Riccardo Rabitti


Riccardo Rabitti (31, Italy) – EURO Contest Chassis: Radiosistemi RR8 Engine: OS Speed VZB Fuel: Nitrolux 25% Tyres: ProCircuit Sweetshot Blue Radio & Servos: Futaba 4PK, Futaba S9353HV Notes: Designer of the RR8, Riccardo Rabitti is running a few options including akermann, new front shock tower, servo saver plate, upper arm plate which may find its way to release […]

Video: Laps with Berton, Rabitti & Baruffolo


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Two Rickys top EURO Contest practice


With only three round of practice run on day 1 at the EURO Contest in Barco it was the two Riccardos who shared the spoils of ‘fastest’ driver in round 3- with the young Kyosho ace Riccardo Berton setting a 16/10:22.337 whilst Radiosistemi’s Riccardo Rabitti laid claim to fastest legitimate lap of the day with […]

Radiosistemi unveil RR8 buggy

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We’ve covered the development of Radiosistemi’s new 1/8 competition buggy over the last few months, finally at the Euro Contest in Italy the team behind it all unveiled their new challenger – the RR8 – named after driver and designer Riccardo Rabitti – developed in collaboration with Sebastien Leonard. The biggest change is the dropping […]

Radiosistemi RR8 buggy


We’ve shown you sneak peaks, CAD drawings and more of the new car from Radiosistemi, gone for good is the Crono moniker – representing the relaunch of the brand and a new generation of high performance products from Radiosistemi. The aim being to once again be competitive and offer products at least on par with […]

Radiosistemi buggy – Front or Rear battery locations


We last covered CAD images of Radiosistemi’s unreleased 1/8 buggy a couple of weeks ago in January,now lead designers Riccardo Rabitti & Sebastien Leonard have been at it again, showing the World that that the as yet ‘unnamed’ buggy (note the pixelated name by the front shock tower) features an interchangeable front or rear flat […]

Radiosistemi’s new buggy


Italy, a nation with a rich motorsport heritage and the country that Radiosistemi calls home, for a couple of years now Radiosistemi has been off the top racing scene, however having signed up the talented Riccardo Rabitti as driver and chief designer, the fruits are starting to come as the company looks to recapture it’s […]

Rabitti heads practice at Italian Nats

Riccardo Rabitti topped practice today at the 1st round of Italian nationals in Sacile, driving his new Radiosistemi Crono prototype ride, after TQing the second controlled practice beating local star Ongaro’s time by a second. Tortorici sits 2nd overall after TQing round one. Stay tuned for more news from Rd 1 of the Italian nats. […]