An prolonged weekend ends in extra alternatives for the JConcepts race workforce to assert victories out on the race observe! Learn all about of profitable methods this previous weekend on this re-creation of the Race Group Replace!
We begin this week’s report down in Florida because the workforce was competing at a number of occasions held within the state. Our first report comes courtesy of workforce driver Joe Bruce who was racing at Callahan Off Highway RC Raceway in Callahan for his or her Spring Fling occasion. The race occasion format consisted of three races over three days with factors awarded for an general champion. Joe completed fifth within the Mod Dash and Latemodel courses and took 2nd general within the Bomber class! He used Sprinters within the Crimson, Inexperienced and Blue compounds together with a 1966 Chevy II Nova (V2) physique on his bomber.
Additionally operating at this occasion was teammate Doug Dragotta. He stories that he completed third in each the Mod Dash and Latemodel courses which additionally included a Latemodel win on the ultimate day! He used the L8 Night time 10″ Extensive Late Mannequin physique and Sprinter tires all weekend.
Now we head to Beachline Raceway in Cocoa for a replace from workforce driver Brent Kingsbury. He was competing on the finals for the 2021 Carpet Wars and he took the TQ and 2nd in Mod 2wd and 1st place in 13.5 4 wheel drive Buggy!
Becoming a member of him on the Mod 2wd podium in 1st was teammate Paul Wynn! Each drivers used the brand new Fuzz Chunk tires on all 4 corners.
Our subsequent report was submitted by JC driver Bobby Smith. He not too long ago attended Triple Nickel Raceway in Bartow for his or her Memorial membership race and he completed 2nd in each the 1/8 Electrical and Nitro Buggy courses! He used the next JC swag on each bugs:
- R2 compound Kosmos tires
- S15 our bodies
- F2I wings
- Bullet wheels
Now we head up the coast to Thunder Alley RC Speedway in Lucama, NC.
They not too long ago held their Mayhem In Might race occasion and workforce driver Josh Parrish stories that he completed 4th in 1/8 Electrical Buggy and third general in 1/8 Electrical Truggy! His e buggy ran quick on Inexperienced compound Reflex tires mounted to Bullet wheels and topped off with a S15 physique and F2I wing. His truggy used out Aqua compound Reflex tires mounted to Bullet wheels together with a Finnisher physique.
Staying in state we dip in at Digger’s Dungeon in Poplar Department to get our subsequent replace from workforce driver Sonny Santucci. He not too long ago attended a RC monster truck occasion there and completed 1st within the Professional Stable Axle and SCT 4 wheel drive courses plus third general within the 2.2″ class! All vans used Blue compound Renegades and Choppers tires.
We now flip west and head over to the Steve Raddatz Memorial Raceway in Tuscumbia, AL. They had been host to Spherical 10 of the Snap Laborious Race League and on Saturday the 1/10 courses had been ran and on Sunday all 1/8 race occasions had been held. Our driver Willie Scott reported that after some digital gremlins he completed eighth in Mod 4 wheel drive Buggy and a DNF in Stadium Truck on Saturday. His wheeler used Sprinters within the entrance and Double Dees within the rear whereas his truck used Carvers up entrance and Goose Bumps within the rear together with a Finnisher physique. On Sunday he had higher luck as certified seventh for the A Primary in 1/8 Electrical Truggy class and completed 2nd general! That automobile used Inexperienced compound Reflex tires on all 4 corners.
Additionally operating at this race was JC mate Bryce Taets. He competed within the 1/8 Professional Nitro Buggy class and completed 2nd whereas operating on Blue compound Blockers! Becoming a member of him on the rostrum because the TQ was teammate Randy Enger!
JConcepts driver Robert Romano additionally entered this occasion within the Mod 4 wheel drive and 1/8 Professional Electrical Buggy courses and completed 2nd in Mod wheeler and took the W within the E buggy class! He used Inexperienced compound Sprinters on his 4 wheel drive and Kosmos tires on his E buggy
Persevering with west we soar the state line into Mississippi and cease in at Robinsonville the place Inside Line Speedway is situated. Group driver Randy Lathrop stories that he not too long ago competed there and took the win within the Midwest Modified class whereas operating Inexperienced compound Dust Webs up entrance and Ellipses within the rear!
His higher half Jen was additionally competing there and took the double win within the Latemodel and Open Dash courses whereas operating the identical profitable tire mixture!
Now we kick it up into Hazard, KY the place Dixon’s RC Raceway (DRCR) is situated. They not too long ago ran their Triple Crown Money Sequence and our driver Miss Bella was in attendance and he or she completed 4th in 1/8 Electrical Buggy and third in 1/8 Electrical Truggy! Each automobiles used Gold compound Ellipses tires, Bullet wheels and Finnisher and S15 our bodies.
Heading west to the “Present Me State” we get our subsequent report from workforce driver Travis Slover. He not too long ago competed at Spherical 2 of the Summer season Slideways factors sequence at Fastlane Raceway in Blue Springs and completed eighth in Avenue Inventory and third in SC Mod! In the course of the day he used Gold compound Ellipse rear tires and Dust Webs within the entrance. At night time he converted to Inexperienced compound Ellipses on all 4 corners plus he used 9-Shot wheels and a 1978 Chevy Camaro Avenue Inventory physique for your entire race.
Heading up north we get our subsequent replace from JConcepts driver Thor Ott. He was is Waite Park, MN the place Thunder Highway Raceway is situated and not too long ago attended their Might Insanity trophy race. He was capable of take the win within the 17.5 2wd Buggy class and aiding him within the victory was a P2 physique plus Lockness and Swaggers tires!
Heading even additional west let’s see how the workforce carried out at Spherical 1 of the Northwest Championship Tour that came about at Hank Perry Raceway in Spokane Valley, WA. This occasion coincided the thirty fourth Annual Hank Perry 240 and workforce driver Jacob Hudson stories that after a tie breaker he completed 2nd general within the 1/8 Electrical Buggy class! And within the 1/8 Nitro Buggy class he bumped up from the B Primary to start out thirteenth general within the A Primary. After the mud had settled he would transfer all the best way as much as fifth place!
His teammate Shane Preugschat was additionally competing at this occasion and completed 4th within the 1/8 Nitro Truggy class and locked up third place within the 1/8 Electrical Buggy class too! In each courses he began on Inexperienced compound Reflexes after which moved to R2 compound Detox and Reflexes as soon as the observe grooved up.
Teammate Tony Corless stories that he completed 2nd general in each the 40+ 1/8 Nitro and Electrical Buggy courses! Each automobiles used R2 compound ReHab tires together with S15 our bodies and F2I wings.
Lastly, workforce driver Tony Hinojosa reported that he made all three stops for the 2021 RC Professional West Sequence and completed third general in 1/8 Nitro Truggy and 2nd in 1/8 Electrical Truggy!