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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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  • Scottish Nationals to ADUR - Go team RCPB!

    This weekend the weather and traffic meant played havoc with some race meetings but we still had a couple of RCPB drivers out there! In Scotland, John Gorman and his Xray 1/10th was competing in the Scottish 1/10th nationals. The Track started in good condition but with a lot of excess grass. In round one the rear wheel was clogged with grass, locking it up which gave him a 22nd in round. Round two was good as the track got quicker and he got a 4th in round. Round 3 reasonable as the track became slippery with rain giving him...

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  • Another Full Race weekend for Team RCPB

    Some of the RCPB 1/10th team were representing at the 1/10th Nationals this weekend at Telford Model Car Club. We had Schumacher drivers, Mark Fletcher and Felix De Hamel and Xray drivers Dom Nunn, Jamie Hall and Tommy Hall doing the team proud. Felix was the top of the pile after 2wd qualifying on Saturday, he stood 32nd, Dom 45th and Mark  47th, Jamie 54th and Tommy 58th with some very impressive driving by all in a field of over 110 drivers. Tommy and Jamie were in the F final and both drove extremely well coming in 4th and 5th...

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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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  • Regionals, Weston, Paddy and more for RCPB!


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  • Ebuggy Nats and Lots more from RCPB!

    Another glorious weekend, the sun shining all over the UK for the Team!  Up in Scotland we had John Gorman taking part in the Oople race and here are his thoughts on the weekend’s action, “51 4wd entries and more in 2wd at the 2 day Oople event at Dunfermline. Day one saw 4 rounds of qualifying, Round one and very high grip as the grass was still intact, so grip roll was an issue. Despite that I took a 22nd in round. Round two and the Track was getting faster but had way too many mistakes on the bumpy...

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  • RCPB hit the dirt at Pembrey!

    Team RCPB took to the track again this weekend. A large representation of the team was at the Nitro X Cross rounds 5 and 6 down at Pembrey Circuit. Si Davies, Matt Box, Chris Lovell, Chris Ely, Steve Ibbotson, Ben Billing, Andy Prosser, Gary Gregory, Elliot Jones, Rich Price, Steve Shakespeare, Kong McKenzie and Milan Dragojlovic were in attendance. On Sunday and Rd5 and in the Ebuggy class were Chris E, Chris L and Steve I, they were all in great form qualifying 1st – Steve and his Losi 4, 2nd– Chris L and his Mugen MBX7R eco and 4th...

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  • Ledbury and Pembrey - RCPB on the podium again!

    This weekend the sun was shining on the guys and gals of the RCPB race team. At Ledbury we had Chris Lovell in E-buggy, and Andy Prosser, Simon White, Simeon White, Simon Davies and Rich Price in Nitro. Chris Lovell was exceptionally fast with his ebuggy, having some great qualifiers and just missing out on the top spot, he came in 2nd just 3.5s of FTD. Another solid drive by Chris and his RC Concepts powered Mugen MBX7r Eco! Rich Price was debuting his Sworkz Evo II LE and also his Ielasi Tuned engine, and the package was working well....

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