May 1, 2016

Coelho cruises to A1 win

…powered XB4 working ‘super good’. Starting from second, Martin said ‘Bruno made a very fast start and while I could match him I couldn’t catch him’. On his battle with Wollanka the 2WD Champion said, ‘I made two mistakes and Wollanka was able to capitalise. I wasn’t really much of a race’. Outside the Top 3 Serpent’s Joern Neumann would make up two places to finish fourth ahead of the No.4 start Michal Orlowski with young Japanese driver Kaito Kodera completing the Top 6. View complete event results here. View our event image gallery here. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pin It…


May 1, 2016

One a piece as Martin takes Q2 at EOS decider

…With Bruno Coelho taking the opening round of 4WD qualifying at the Euro Offroad Series title decider last night, this morning his only title rival Lee Martin made it one a piece. Lucky to even make the run, a servo change required before the start, Martin would take his Yokomo to the top of the times ahead of Martin Wollanka’s Xray after a late mistake dropped Coelho off the top spot. Coming into the Nurburgring event as points leader, Coelho would complete the Top 3 ahead of Japanese driver Kaito Kodera. ‘Happy to get that run out of…


November 22, 2015

Coelho gives Xray home TQ at EOS Slovakia

…Xray’s home track was proof of the strength of the YZ4. Joining Martin in the final are team-mates Marc Rheinard who starts 6th and Japanese teenager Kaito Kodera who lines up 8th. ‘Third (on the grid) is good but it’s not good enough’, that was Wollanka’s view of his qualifying performance. P2 in Q3 & 4, the Austrian said Coelho and Martin are two of the best drivers in the World and while he wants to win he feels that is only going to be possible if something happens between them. Encouraged by the fact he was able to close…


November 22, 2015

Q3 Update – Martin fastest

…new fastest lap of 23.143 on his way to third for the round. 3.4-seconds further back last season’s race winner Martin Bayer would equal his Q2 result with another P4 followed by Serpent’s Joern Neumann and young Japanese Yokomo protege Kaito Kodera who completed the Top 6. The only girl among the 91 strong international 4WD field, rising 10-year-old talent Malin Karlsen put in great Q3 performance. The Norwegian factory Xray driver, who is running in the second fastest heat after being 17th fastest in controlled practice, would post the 10th fastest time behind European Champion Michal Orlowski and touring…


November 21, 2015

Martin sees off Orlowski in A1

…to third on the inside. Also benefiting from Orlowski’s error he said he was ‘slowly catching Lee’ but then ‘did the same mistake’ as Rheinard and Orlowski. Describing his XB2 as ‘very impressive’ he said the pace is there but it’s a day on which the driver is just making too many mistakes. Behind Coelho former Champion Joern Neumann would work his way through from 9th on the grid to finish 4th followed by champions of the future Joona Haatanen and Kaito Kodera. View complete event results here. View our full event image gallery here. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pin It…


November 21, 2015

Martin takes Q1 at EOS Slovakia

…at Round 1 in Germany, Coelho said the qualifier started off great but then coming up on traffic he made a mistake as he didn’t carry enough speed over the centre jump. With the mistake leaving him with a 30-second lap he couldn’t recover the lost time but the Portuguese ace said his ‘car was perfect’ and the problem was ‘just that one mistake’. Behind Coelho, young Yokomo protege Kaito Kodera, new Xray signing Nico Risser and Martin Bayer completed the Top 10. View complete event results here. View our full event image gallery here. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pin It…