Drone Racing League launches ‘next-generation’ racing drone

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The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global professional drone racing circuit, has unveiled the DRL Racer4, the next generation racing drone.

The DRL Racer4 marks the league’s fourth iteration, high-speed FPV (First Person View) drone, which can accelerate from 0 – 90 MPH in under a second.

The world’s top twelve pilots will race a fleet of 600 custom-built DRL Racer4 drones throughout the 2019 DRL Allianz World Championship Season.

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It premieres on NBC and Twitter this Sunday, August 11 at 2pm ET.

DRL has also entered the consumer drone market and developed a new exclusive FPV drone for fans, launching the DRL Racer4 Street, a street-ready version of the Racer4.

DRL CEO & founder Nicholas Horbaczewaski, commented: “We’re incredibly excited to launch the DRL Racer4 and the street model for everyone to experience the thrill and speed of professional drone racing.”

Adding: “The DRL Racer4 will make our 2019 DRL Allianz World Championship Season more competitive than ever and finally give our fans what they’ve been asking us for: a DRL drone they can fly.”

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