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  • 1/10th Nationals and Euro B Championships for RCPB

    This weekend was the start of a hectic few weeks at RCPB with lots of racing up and down the country and across Europe. Felix de Hamel and his Schumacher’s attended the EPR (Eden Park Raceway) for 1/10th 2wd/4wd nationals. The fantastic track looking “slightly” damp in the picture below! On Saturday it was 2wd and at the end of 4 rounds of qualifying he was a very impressive 43rd overall. A great 4th in Under 16! This put him starting 3rd in the E final in a very tough field of drivers and he made it stick and with...

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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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  • BRCA Ralleycross Nationals Rd 2 and more from the RCPB team

    This weekend RCPB were once again across the UK racing. Up in Scotland at Stonehaven it was the Scottish 1/10th nationals. John Gorman was representing in his Xray 4wd.The tricky conditions made life hard, Sun then rain, but John stuck it in the A, 10th on the grid. He made the best of the conditions and brought the xray home in 9th. His car pictured below all prepped and ready to go.   At Swindon Model Car club Chris Lovell and his MBX7r Eco managed the TQ and a win - lapping the field in his final. His RC Concept...

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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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  • RCPB take the win...win...win...

    This weekend it was back to some club racing for some of the RCPB team, at East Shrewsbury we had team boss Matt Box, Si Davies, Gary Gregory and Rich Price.(all pictured above) Matt had a fantastic day with his Ielasi Tuned powered Kyosho Mp9, he qualified 5th in a decent field of over 30 racers. Si managed a steady quail and got 23rd overall. Gary and Rich similar in times also did very well, ending up 14th and 15th respectively   . The track was changing the “old school” grass turning to dirt in the blazing sunshine, and it was...

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  • RCPB at the Regional's

    Another Bank holiday weekend means only one thing for the RCPB gang, More racing, and the gang were out all over the country enjoying the great British weather. At Nene Valley on Sunday and Monday it was the Nemo sponsored NitroXCross series, and a strong team of Jon Griffiths, Steve Shakespere, Matt Box (car pictured above in the pits), Milan Dragojlovic, Ben Billing, Rich Price, Si Davies, Elliot Jones, Andy Prosser, Gary Gregory, Shaun Stenson and Alex Page were representing the team in Nitro and Chris Lovell in Electric. Chris Lovell and his RC Concepts powered Mugen MBX7r Eco did...

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  • E Buggy Nats Round 2 Plus More from RCPB

    Sunday 24th April 2016 saw Round 2 of the EBuggy National Series held at Kent.  RC-Pitbox were out in numbers again with five drivers – Ashley Evans, Chris Lovell, Gary Gregory, George Miller an Steve Ibbotson. It’s fair to say that the time had mixed results in their qualifying sessions. The Kent track is technical and can catch you out if you drop focus or get unlucky.  They all came through qualifying with cars in tact and ready for the finals.  The overall qualifying results are below. First up we had Gary Gregory in the E Final. Gary drove super...

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  • RCPB Young Guns start nationals with a bang and Nitro X Cross Summer Series Rd 1 and 2

    This weekend RCPB were once again out in force up and down the UK, in lots of events/scales and series. In the Short Course Nationals we had Jamie Hall who had a storming Day and took 2nd overall in both 2wd and 4wd. A stunning drive by the youngster in both classes, to take 2nd on the podium 2x. Jamie is rapidly becoming a top driver for the team with his brother and this year has started brilliantly. In 1/10th we had Felix De Hamel and both his Schumacher cars at the nationals at Kidderminster Car club, with all 4...

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  • Great Start to The Season for RCPB

    This weekend team RCPB were out in force across the country, it was George Miler who was representing the team down at Coastal Model car club with his Sworkz 2wd 1/10th, and he continued his great form by taking 2nd in the class in quail and finishing 3rd in the final. Well done George. At Oswestry Model Car club we had some more 1/10th action, this time in 4wd we had Chris Ely, Tommy Hall, Jamie Hall and Felix De Hamel. Felix and his Schumacher were on a roll after a great result last week at the regional in Telford,...

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