According to our reporters in Japan, the recent much talked about, will they, won't they Kyosho / Orion news has been announced at the Shizouka hobby show which began today. The unofficial news is that Kyosho will be assuming control of the Team Orion Japan operations, previously run by HPI Japan.
This story fits in with the recent moves of several of Kyosho's onroad drivers to Orion engines. (Bertin, Cyrul, van Gastel...)
Could we see Kanai sporting Orion engines in the near future?
"2007.05.16 “Team ORION JAPAN” business to KYOSHO transferring! From 2007 June 1st” capital trade (Inc.)” to business activity is transferred from” the HPI” corporation! "