By Aaron Waldron
Press release from XRAY:
Hupo Hönigl re-signs XRAY
XRAY is happy to announce that the multiple European Champion and World finalist Hupo Hönigl has joined XRAY team to race the off-road classes with XB4, XB2, XB8, XB8E and on-road class with X12. Hupo will race in the EOS Series, Austrian nationals as well international events such as Euros & EOS.
Hupo's best achievements:
- 8 times EFRA European Champion (2WD, 4WD, 1/12)
- IFMAR worlds podium and A-Finalist
- 30 times Austrian National champion
- German National Champion 1/8th offroad
- IIC Las Vegas Champion
- US Indoor Nats Cleveland Champion
- Snowbirds Nationals Champion
- EOS race winner and overall 2nd place and podium finisher
- 20+ EFRA European Championship podium finisher
"I´m very happy and proud to announce that I will continue working with and racing for XRAY, which is for sure the most professional RC company I worked with in my 20+ year racing career. I feel more than comfortable in the team and I´m looking forward to another great year of racing and developing."
Hupo will participate in 2017 at all major regional & national and some international races including:
- EFRA Euros
- IFMAR Worlds
- EOS Series
- Austrian Nationals
Olly Jefferies re-signs with XRAY
XRAY is proud to announce that 5x BRCA national champion Olly Jefferies will continue to race with XRAY in the 2017 season as well. Olly joined XRAY in 2014 and since then won multiple BRCA titles in 1/10 and 1/12 classes. Olly will continue to race the T4 and X12 in 2017 at all major UK races as well the European Championships in both classes.
"For me, resigning with XRAY was the obvious choice to further develop my RC career. I have had a great time since joining in 2014 and look forward to many more successful years ahead together. The professionalism of the team and quality of the product never fails to amaze me and feel very privileged to be able to resign for multiple years."
Olly's main achievements:
- 10 x BRCA champion
- World A-finalist
- ETS A-finalist
- 9th overall in ETS series 2016
- 2nd European Championship 1/12 2016
Olly will in 2017 participate at all major regional, national and international races including:
- All BRCA events 1/12 and TC
- 1/10 European Championship
- 1/12 European Championship
- ETS series
- XRAY Racing Series
XRAY is happy to announce that Marco Kaufmann was appointed as the XRAY Germany electro on-road team manager. Marco is one of the best German drivers with many experiences and will be available to XRAY customers at major national and international races in Germany. Do not hesitate and contact Marco at a race.