This year Euro's were in Izmir, Turkey. Local club EFMOD had
SUPER nice facility there for us. They had great restaurant, pit
area, airport for RC, Lake for RC boats, Buggy track and last One
of the best on-road tracks what I have ever seen. Track was huge
and lap times were around 25sec. Weather was all week over 35C and
I didn't see any clouds in whole week so you can't ask better
weather for racing.
Monday start practice and I was little of...Continue Reading
More than 200 drivers did the trip to Spain for the Italian Job
Race! Organized by Maugrafix with the crew of La Nucia’s RC
track, we witnessed one of the best RC facility in Europe.
An amazing track, technical, high speed, typical Euros style!
Drivers from Spain, Italy, France, Russia, Germany and even Korea
I was struggling in qualifications and got some problems in
nitro so I couldn’t expect a better starting...Continue Reading
Team HB factory driver Teemu Leino is at the huge EFMOD racing
facility in Izmir, Turkey, on the west coast of the country at the
EFRA 1/10th Touring IC European Championships. He's racing the HB
R10 car and stopped to give us his views on the week so far
ahead of the qualifying rounds, which started today.
Teemu says, "Today it's going pretty good, qualifying is just
about to start for us and the facility is one of the nicest in...Continue Reading
This past weekend we attended the Battle at the Bend Race in Red
Deer, AB. This year HB/HPI generously donated a brand new
D812 kit to be raffled off to raise money for the Southern Alberta
Sexual Assault Support Center, which raised $1500 for the
cause. HB driver Tanner Stees also attended the race with
We arrived Friday morning in the pouring rain to a track that
was flooded, so there was no practice on Friday, Saturday...Continue Reading
This weekend I was at the first ever 1/8 European Championships
in Fehring, Austria. Last time I was here was back in 2012 when
they had both the 1/8 and 1/10 Euros. I liked the track back then
and looked forward to go back again. They changed the track a
little bit from then and I must say it was better before but anyway
it is a good track!
Friday was first day of racing and we all got three rounds of
Free Practice before having two ControlledContinue Reading