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#1 Eddie Fleming

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Posted 24 September 2019 - 04:04 PM

Who or what is Oleg? They just had bodies approved for IRRA® Retro racing, but I do not know the company.
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Posted 24 September 2019 - 04:16 PM

Both ERI and Eagle carry Oleg. Mid-America Raceway and Hobbies stocks their products.
 
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(OLEG 1969 Lotus 63 shown)
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Posted 24 September 2019 - 04:48 PM

I found a reference on a UK slot car site that indicates Oleg was formerly Kolhoza, which I believe is a slot car company in Russia. At least, according to their Facebook page, the company's email address is kolhoza-oleg@mail.ru. That address also suggests the company is owned by Oleg Kolhoza.

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Posted 24 September 2019 - 05:43 PM

Oh!
 
I remember old Oleg. He raced with us in Riverdale in the '60s. He had the Cox controller and the good-looking wife.
 
Or was that somebody else?
 
As we get older we can remember it any way we want or not at all.
 
Thanks for the info. :D
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Posted 24 September 2019 - 08:26 PM

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I think that was the track owner Robert Berry.


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Posted 24 September 2019 - 09:06 PM

Where is the announcement of the approval(s)?


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Posted 24 September 2019 - 09:19 PM

HERE.
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Posted 25 September 2019 - 08:17 AM

They have some rather impressive DTM and LMP bodies as well. We approved their Acura ARX this year for the Ohio Challenge Cup. 

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