Per Bengtsson Runner Up at Alastaro

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The Nitro Nationals at the Alastaro Circuit in Finland was run under hot conditions with temperatures around 33 degrees celcius during qualifaying. The track was very tricky in the heat and all Pro classes had difficulties to get down to the finish line. The Beast Team was no exception and after severe traction problems Per Bengtsson was able to produce a 6,90-213 mph run in the fourth session and ended up as no 2 qualifayer in the Super Twin Bike class after Samu Kemppainen who was no 1 with 6,71.  Continue reading

Samu Kemppainen, Robert Karlsson and Dag Wagenius beat the Alastaro heat

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Samu Kemppainen

The contrast couldn’t have been any bigger. After the cold and rain at the opening round at Tierp Arena, there were almost tropical conditions at the second round of the EDRS Pro Nordic Motorcycle Championship at Alastaro. In bright sunshine the Finnish fans enjoyed a full programme of four qualifying runs, full eliminations and the traditional Finnish prize giving ceremony with the winners going head first into a water barrel. Samu Kemppainen, Robert Karlsson and Dag Wagenius took this tradition for granted, as the race winners now also lead the championship in their respective categories.   Continue reading

Samu Kemppainen, Robert Karlsson and Dag Wagenius winners at Alastaro

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Robert Karlsson

With Samu Kemppainen from Finland winner in Super Twin Motorcycle, Robert Karlsson from Sweden winner in Pro Stock Motorcycle and Dag Wagenius and Sverre Dahl from Norway as winners in Super Street Bike and Top Fuel Motorcycle, four winners from three different countries at the FHRA Nitro Nationals at Alastaro. The second round of the EDRS Pro Nordic Motorcycle Championship saw some great racing in almost all categories.  Continue reading

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