May 8, 2008

Ultimate World Cup 08 – Announcement

Ultimate World Cup 08 - Announcement

Ultimate Racing were in touch to tell us about their teaming up with ‘Pilotos sin Fronteras’ to organise the first Ultimate World Cup 08, which is an international race for 1/8th Rally Game. The race will be held near Barcelona at the Rubi’s radio control club truck from 29th May to 1st June and many international drivers from different nationalities like Germany, Italy, Portugal and Spain will attend this fantastic event. Top international drivers from this category like Fabio Boero, Michelle Baruzzi, Marc Ibars, Robert Batlle among others will compete along with other drivers with less experience in an international competition.

For more information about this event, visit the Ultimate site here.


January 5, 2008

Losi Mini-Sliders for Chili Bowl

Losi Mini-Sliders for Chili Bowl

Losi were in touch to tell us about their involvement in the 22nd Annual Dodge Chili Bowl Midget Nationals, that will take place on January 8th – 12th on the famed 1/4 mile oval inside the QuikTrip Center in Tulsa, OK. This annual winter speedfest, which is witnessed by more than 20,000 fans, will see over 300 of the best Midget, Sprint, Late Model, NASCAR, and NHRA drivers from across the country compete for the coveted Golden Driller Trophy. For the first time ever, RC racing will be a part of the Chili Bowl festivities in the adjacent Mustang arena, with the NSCS dirt oval racing organization hosting more than 200 Nitro and Electric racers for three days of R/C dirt oval competition. Losi team members will be on hand to participate in the trade show and display their extensive product line which includes the enormously popular 1/18 scale Ready-to-Run Mini-Slider Sprint Cars.  In addition at 2:30pm on January 9th, 10th and 11th six celebrity drivers will compete using factory-prepared Losi Sliders with Tracy Hines, Cory Kruseman, Gary Selzi, Jerry Coons, Jr. and Matt Westfall confirmed so far.

Source: Losi [losi.com]


November 2, 2006

De Fuoco 2006 Italian Champion Senior Rally

Giuseppe De Fuoco

Italian news site RC Bazar have written about the 2006 Italian Champion in Senior Rally, Giuseppe De Fuoco. In only his first year in the class, having normally raced 1/8 on road before this, the Team SPM driver used his Technokit chassis to great success by taking 2 wins on his way to the title.

You can see the full report here.

Source: RC Bazar [rcbazar.net]