Robert Raphael and HongNor Wins French National Title
The fourth round of the French National Championship was held at Strasbourg in RÃ©ding. In qualifying, HongNor driver Robert Raphael took second and then went on to win his semi final and took pole for the final. At the beginning of the final, Alexandre Privat remained close behind Robert until Alexandre made a couple of mistakes. Robert led the race for the rest of the final and won by just over a lap ahead of Alexandre, who finished second. Third place was taken by Kevin Costa Mendez. Another HongNor driver Arnaud Deleersnyder entered the final with his X3 Sabre and finished in seventh place. With this win, HongNor team driver Robert Raphael took the title of 2012 French National Championship title.