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  • Team RC Pit Box Win at Nitro X Cross Ledbury!

    Sunday 29th of January saw round 5 of the popular Nitro X Cross winter series take place at Ledbury Model Car Club. With the weather forecast not looking great we didn't really know what to expect until we pitched up trackside. With Ledbury having its own weather system we took the chance to go racing and when we arrived we found that although some overnight rain was apparent the track looked very good with no puddles, just a mildly moist racing surface! As per the Nitro X Cross series which run to the same format at each round we would...

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  • A great end to 2016 for Team RC Pit Box!

    The final race of 2016 would see the RC Pit Box team travel to Swindon for round 4 of the Nitro X Cross Winter series. It was a chilly start with temperatures as low as -3 degrees C and we were greeted by a very frosty looking surface. RC Pit Box were represented by Milan Dragojlovic, Ben Billing, Matt Box, Nathan Powney, Chris Lovell and Elliott Jones and after 4 rounds of qualifying in a tough field of over 70 drivers Milan Dragojlovic would be the top qualifying RCPB driver taking his Maxima powered HB D815v2 to 2nd overall with...

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  • Winter Racing Starts with Podiums for RCPB!

    So this last weekend was the beginning of the winter racing for most RCPB drivers. Some members of the team were at the first NitroXcross meeting of the winter series, held at Shrewsbury. Matt Box, Milan Dragojlovic, Steve Shakespeare, Rich Price, Elliot Jones, Si Davies, Gary Gregory and Ben Billing were all in attendance. After 4 rounds of qualifying it was Milan driving his HB car who took a brilliant TQ, Steve Shakespeare and his Kyosho car were 8th, Ben 17th running his Kyosho for the first time (pictured below), Rich was 22nd, Gary and Matt were 24th and 25th...

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  • The end of the summer season ends with a bang!

    This last weekend was a busy one for the RCPB team with lots of racing going on. Over in Croatia we had Steve Shakespeare and his MP9 TKI4 representing the team and GB in the Over 40 Rallycross European championships. Milan Dragojlovic went to pit for him and Gary Gregory was GB Team manager! Steve was on fire, he TQ'd practice and after qualifying he managed to be very high up in the semi finals. After a fantastic start in the semis and a great race with some very fast drivers he went on to win and take pole in the main event....

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  • Regional Finals Weekend for RCPB

    This weekend was the final round of the SRS at Slough. Ashley Evans was running his Mugen MBX7r Eco in the Electric class along with George Miller running his Sworkz. George Got an impressive 8th and Ashley took the TQ in fine style taking the win in two of the three rounds. Ashley secured a quality second place in the final and that got him the E-buggy Championship in the series. A brilliant series of racing by Ashley! Massive well done! At Coventry’s new 1/8th Dirt track it was the final round of the Nemo NitroXCross. The new Coventry facility...

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  • RCBP at the last round of the Nationals - Scottish 1/10th and Rallycross

    So this last weekend was the last round of the Scottish 1/10th Nationals.   It was a gorgeous sunny day at Dumfries for the last round of the Scottish 10th off road and John Gorman was up there representing RCPB with his fine looking Xray Xb4. The track started off as damp grass and soon turned dry and balding and fast! In Q1 he had a good run with no real issues and got 2nd in my heat and a 6th overall in round 1. In Q2 he had an average run getting tangled in back markers whilst lapping them,...

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  • More Podiums for RCPB

    This weekend the RCPB team were back out in force, for some it was Nitro X Cross that got them trackside. It was held at ESBRC and we had Rich Price, Si Davies, Matt Box, Jon Griffiths, Steve Shakespeare and Milan Dragojlovic and Chris Lovell. We also had Graham Alsop running the Maxima MW B2R engine pictured below. (photo credit JMR Photography)     On Saturday In Nitro Si Davies managed 37th with his Radiosistemi RR8, Rich 16th with his Sworkz Evo II LE, Steve 15th with his Kyosho MP9 Tki4, Jon with his AE got 13th, Mattt got 8th...

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  • Dragojlovic makes the podium for RCPB and Regional Trophy time!

    This weekend was a big race weekend for the RCPB team, lots of representatives at the BRCA 1/8th rallycross nat’s as well as at regional’s and elsewhere. First up we had Ashley Evans and he was at Adur with his Tekno SC truck and his Mugen E Buggy. He got the TQ with both ebuggy and SC having a very good day with the ebuggy setting some really fast laps. In the first final with the Mugen E-buggy he had a good start but got stuck under hosing with marshal not noticing and went back to last and half lap...

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  • Felix De Hamel at the 1/10th Off Road Euros and more from the RCPB Team

    Last week was the 1/10th Off Road Euros in Spain and RCPB driver Felix De Hamel and his Schumacher cars were lucky enough to be one of the BRCA entries for Team GB - Pictured above. He would compete in both 2wd and 4wd at the championships, held at Valladolid on the 1/8th Dirt track. The track looked amazing and all the cars coped well on the fantastic features. First was 2wd and Felix despite missing some of practice due to being unwell made a mightily impressive start, he had a 38th in round (see below). He continued his great qualifying...

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  • RCPB – Regional’s and National’s and more!

    Lots of racing for Team RCPB this weekend – we just can’t get enough RC action!!!! At Kidderminster for the Mid West 1/10th regional! Felix De Hamel and Mark Fletcher and their Schumacher cars were representing. Both drivers in great form recently so it was going to be a very competitive RCPB team at Marks home track. Both had great qualifying, Felix managed some fantastic qualifying runs and got straight in the B, he qualified and finished 13th, a great day for this young driver. Fletch made the A, and finished a superb 8th. So both drivers finished in the...

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