Just a year on from signing with Kyosho Europe, Jack Embling has announced he will not continue with the Japanese manufacturer with it believed the British driver will team up for 2017 with one of the key American brands. The former protege of offroad ace Lee Martin, Embling enjoyed a successful domestic campaign with Kyosho being crowned the 2016 Truggy Champion as well as finishing 3rd overall in E-Buggy and 4th in the Nitro championship behind Darren Bloomfield, Elliot Boots and Lee Martin. Commenting on his Kyosho departure Jack said:
I would like to announce that I will not be continuing with Kyosho for the 2017 season. I would like to thank Mick, Mitsuo, Christophe and everyone at Kyosho for giving me the opportunity to race with them this year, and the rest of the team. I had always wanted to drive for Kyosho, and it’s been a great year on and off the track. However an opportunity came up which was hard to turn down. Watch this space for an exciting announcement for 2017 coming soon.