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Team Losi is proud to announce the addition of World Champion and graduate engineer Jukka Steenari to our engineering department. Jukka is a native of Helsinki, Finland where he earned a masters degree in mechanical engineering and manufacturing from Helsinki University of Technology.

The talented engineering staff at Team Losi will benefit from Jukka's unique expertise that has developed growing up in R/C racing while pursuing and applying his advanced engineering degree to the Team Losi cars he has so successfully raced through the years.

Although only 25 years old, Jukka brings 15 years of racing experience that includes 8 Euro-Championships and the recent IFMAR world Championship. The Steenari family includes wife Maikku who is studying to be a pediatrician and three month old son Joel. Look for Jukka to attend larger racing events when not busy designing or developing the latest Team Losi projects.

 



 

Jukka Steenari's recent accomplishments
  • European 2wd Off Road Champion (2001).
  • TQ'd in 2wd and 4wd at the European Off Road (2001).
  • Placed 2nd in 4wd at the Team Losi Off Road Championships.
  • Placed 7th in 2wd Modified at the Team Losi Off Road Championships.
  • Placed 1st in Modified Truck and 4wd Modified Buggy at the 2001 Winter Champs.