Posts tagged with Wataru Takashiro

Wataru Takashiro takes DCRC Champs title

Last weekend was held the 2018 DCRC Championship at the Jincheon Raceway in South Korea. Wataru Takashiro (Kyosho) would sweep the nitro buggy class. Takashiro took the overall TQ and then the win from 황선영 in second and Ryan Lee in third. Thanks to 황선영 for the report.

Wataru Takashiro signs with VP Powermaster

See: BEAT1 Racing Japanese VP Powermaster distributor BEAT1 Racing have announced the signing of Kyosho driver Wataru Takashiro to their team for 2018 season. Wataru will use VP fuels throughout his campaign that will see appearances at all major races in Japan and overseas, such as the World championship in Australia. Wataru will represent VP […]

Wataru Takashiro TQs & wins at RC Land 23 Series finale

The final round of the RC Land 23 Series was held in Matsusaka, Japan last weekend. Only 22 drivers attended the race but 2000 IFMAR World Champion Yuichi Kanai and 3 times Japanese national champion Kazuya Tanaka participated so it was like another Japanese nationals. In qualifying, Kyosho’s Wataru Takashiro took the TQ and also […]

Wataru Takashiro TQs & wins at Nitro Shock race

Over the weekend the best 1/8 off road racers in Japan gathered at the RC Land 23 track in Matsusaka for the 4th Annual Nitro Shock race by  Rickside Design. It’s the one of biggest track in Japan and Japanese nationals will be held there in October. In qualifying Rd1, Yusuke Sugiura (Kyosho, O.S. Speed) took […]

Wataru Takashiro joins REDS Racing

See: REDS Racing REDS Racing have announced that the Japanese driver Wataru Takashiro has joined their team for 2017 and 2018. Wataru will be using REDS nitro engines and will be attending several important competitions. “REDS Racing is looking forward to the future seasons. Welcome to the team!”

Wataru Takashiro TQ’s & wins at Off Power Cup

Japan is home of the two most iconic brands when 1/8 off road comes to mind, but it’s fair to say this is not often we hear anything from the local 1/8 scale off road racing scene. This past weekend the Yoshino Works Racing Track in Shiojiro, Nagano, central Japan greeted some fast 60 racers with […]

Video: ASIA Contest Thai vs. Foreign Race

After qualifying on Saturday a special one off Thai vs. Foreigners race was held, the top qualified locals vs travelling drivers.  

Wataru snatches ASIA Contest TQ

Q1 TQ: Zac Ryan, Q2 & Q4 Witsarut R., Atsushi Hara Q3, Wataru Takashiro Q5 & Q6 Wataru Takashiro overcame a slightly sluggish start to his 6 round qualifying campaign but hit his fullspeed stride TQ’ing Q5 & Q6, the only man to manage a 12 lap run during qualifying, after switching from medium to […]