Race Team Update – June 2021 Week #3

Race Team Update – June 2021 Week #3

The JConcepts race workforce continues to carry the warmth out on the race monitor! See the place we had been on fireplace at on this week’s Race Group Replace!

We begin this week’s race report in Omaha, NE the place the HobbyTown USA HobbyPlex (The Plex) is situated. Spherical 2 of their Summer time Collection was simply held over the weekend and it noticed 176 entries general! We had quite a few drivers competing there so listed below are some fast updates from the workforce.

JC driver Rob Sturghill reported that he completed twelfth in 13.5 4 wheel drive Buggy and sixth in 40+ Mod 2wd Buggy! His bugs had been decked out in an uber quantity of JConcepts wares:

  • Gold compound Ellipses
  • S2 our bodies
  • Black B74.1 Fin Titanium Turnbuckle Set
  • B6.3 Carbon Emblem / Cargo Web Battery Brace
  • Carpet | Astro Excessive-Clearance 7″ Rear Wing
  • B6 Aluminum Steering Bellcranks
  • B74 | B74.1 Aluminum Steering Bellcranks

Teammate Ethan Delair instructed us that he took the TQ in Mod 2wd Buggy and likewise completed fifth in that class plus Mod 4 wheel drive Buggy! His quick vehicles used the next gear:

  • Mod 2wd Buggy = F2 physique, a Carpet | Astro Excessive-Clearance 7″ Rear Wing, Gold compound Ellipse rears with Gold compound Filth Webs up entrance
  • Mod 4 wheel drive Buggy = F2 physique, a Carpet | Astro Excessive-Clearance 7″ Rear Wing, Silver compound Ellipses each entrance and rear

JConcepts driver and Plex race director Alex Sturgeon additionally received some laps on this previous weekend and he reported that he took the win within the 40+ Mod 2wd Buggy class whereas operating Ellipse rears, Filth Webs up entrance and all on the Gold compound! Becoming a member of him on the rostrum in 2nd place was JC mate Mack Vanderbeek!

JC mate Brandon Kearney was additionally racing there this previous Saturday in each the Mod 2wd and 4 wheel drive Buggy courses. He would end 14th in Mod 2wd and eleventh in Mod 4 wheel drive whereas operating the observe JC goodies!

  • Gold compound Ellipse
  • Gold compound Filth Webs
  • F2 our bodies
  • Carpet | Astro Excessive-Clearance 7″ Rear Wing

JConcepts pilot Bradley Peterson delineated that he additionally competed in these identical two courses and completed eleventh in Mod 2wd and tenth in Mod 4 wheel drive Buggy! He additionally ran the next gear:

  • Gold compound Ellipse
  • Gold compound Filth Webs
  • P2 physique
  • S2 physique
  • Carpet | Astro Excessive-Clearance 6.5″ Rear Wing

His JConcepts teammate Nate Sutherland was additionally in attendance and competed in three courses: Mod 2wd, Mod 4 wheel drive and 13.5 4 wheel drive Buggy. He would end sixth in Mod 2wd, third in Mod 4 wheel drive and take the win within the 13.5 class! Each wheelers used Silver compound Ellipse tires on all 4 corners, whereas his 2wd used Gold compound Ellipse rear and Filth Webs up entrance. Becoming a member of him on the Mod 4 wheel drive podium in 1st place was fellow TLR/JConcepts driver Tom Rinderknecht!

Talking of Tom he would safe one other win this previous weekend within the Mod 2wd Buggy class! Becoming a member of him on the rostrum to finish the JC sweep had been teammates Alex Vanderbeek (2nd) and Drew Rubenking (third)!

Now we head south to Muskogee, OK the place Battleground RC Speedway is situated. They lately hosted a spherical of the RC Professional Collection and workforce driver Shane Wheeler reviews that he competed in each the Open Dash and Late Mannequin courses. He completed seventh general within the Dash class and 2nd general in Late Mannequin! Each vehicles used Inexperienced compound Ellipses on all 4 corners mounted on Mono rims.

Additionally competing at this occasion was teammate Kevin Lenderman within the Midwest and SC Modified courses. He would end third on the rostrum within the Midwest Mod class whereas operating on Inexperienced compound Filth Webs up entrance and Ellipses within the rear, and all on Mono wheels. Within the SC Mod class he would take the TQ and win whereas using our Blue compound Filth Webs and on Hazard wheels!

Shifting over to the “Present Me State” of Missouri the workforce was competing at a number of occasions all through the state final weekend and our first report comes from JCon driver Travis Slover. He visited Fastlane Raceway in Blue Springs to compete at Spherical 2 of their Summer time Off-Street Factors Collection and took the win within the 1/8 Sportsman Electrical Buggy class! Serving to him with the win was Blue compound Triple Dees, Bullet wheels and the RM2 Bridge 1/eighth Wing Button.

Now we head to Kingsville the place PBR Speedway is situated. Our driver Jeremy Cathlina was competing on the third Spherical of the Present Me State Collection that was held there and reviews that he completed 2nd general within the 410 Dash class! He used Gold compound Filth Webs up entrance, Ellipses within the rear and likewise a candy novelty examine!

Let’s go trucking over into Illinois and cease in on the metropolis of Waterloo. This previous Sunday one other spherical of the Set off King R/C Monster Truck Collection was held and our driver Josh Rhodes reported that his Bigfoot IV took one other win which added to his factors lead within the sequence! Within the Sport Mod racing bracket his Wildfoot rig would take the win in Bracket 2! Within the Losi LMT Spec class his US Air Drive Afterburner reproduction would fly away with one other win too! His monster vehicles ran the next JCon items:

  • Regulator chassis conversion package
  • Regulator Servo Mount Equipment (BAS)
  • 1989 Ford F-250 Monster Truck Physique
  • 1993 Ford F-250 Monster Truck Physique
  • 2007 Cadillac Escalade MT Physique
  • 2014 Chevy 1500 MT Single Cab Physique
  • Gold compound Golden 12 months tires
  • Blue compound Renegade tires
  • Tribute Wheels
  • JConcepts Titanium Ball Studs

Additionally competing at this occasion was workforce driver Chris Parrish. He would make the finals in each the Professional Mod and Retro courses plus make the semis within the Losi LMT Spec class! He additionally utilized the next gear on his vehicles:

  • 1988 Chevy Silverado Monster Truck Physique
  • 2005 Chevy 1500 MT – Samson Physique
  • 1988 Chevy Silverado Prolonged Cab Physique
  • Renegade tires
  • Golden 12 months tires
  • Tribute Wheels
  • Lowered Physique Mount Equipment

Making a diagonal as much as the northeast we splash down in Michigan. Our driver Kyle Munson lately attended M40 RC Raceway in Gobles for the 2nd Spherical of their factors sequence. He competed in 4 completely different courses with nice outcomes!

  • 17.5 2wd Buggy = TQ & 1st place
  • Mod Stadium Truck = 1st place
  • 1/8 Electrical Buggy = 1st place
  • Classic 2wd Buggy (Exhibition class)

He additionally earns our coveted “Ironman” award for this week and serving to him along with his three wins had been the next merchandise:

  • RC10 Finnisher Wing Buttons
  • Groovy 2wd Entrance tires
  • Carvers Entrance Stadium Truck tires
  • Magma 1/eighth Buggy tires
  • F2 physique
  • Finnisher TLR 22-T 4.0 Truck Physique
  • Satellite tv for pc Tire Rubber Bands
  • End Line Charger Bag
  • And-1 – 1/tenth Buggy Tire Insert – Agency
  • And-1 – 1/tenth truck tire insert – Agency

Rolling over to the “buckeye” state we get our subsequent replace from JC driver Logan Wendling. He was in Toledo competing on the Nitro vs Electrical Shoot-Out at TarCar. He completed 2nd general within the 1/8 Electrical Buggy class whereas operating on Blue compound Reflexes glued to Bullet wheels!

Our subsequent replace comes from our buddy in Pennsylvania, workforce driver Matt Morris. He lately competed at a trophy race held at FSARC Raceway in Altoona and he took the TQ and win in each the 17.5 2wd and Mod 4 wheel drive Buggy courses whereas operating on Ellipses tires!

Heading down the coast we land in Sumter, SC the place Sumter RC Raceway may be discovered. They had been host to Spherical 4 of the SOS (Southern Off-Street Collection) and noticed 165 entries for this occasion!

Our driver Cade Burnette competed in each the 1/8 Nitro Professional Buggy and Truggy courses. He would end 2nd within the buggy 25 minute important and likewise take the TQ and win within the truggy class! Each autos used Inexperienced compound Reflex tires for the lengthy mains. Becoming a member of him on the rostrum within the truggy class in 2nd place was teammate Logan Cowick!

Additionally competing at this occasion was teammate Jake Stikeleather and he would take the W within the 1/8 Nitro Professional Buggy class! He additionally used the Reflex tire within the Inexperienced compound together with Bullet wheels and a F2I wing.

Kicking it over into Kentucky we get our subsequent race report from JC driver Izriah Osborne. He lately competed at Radioactive Raceway’s June Jam trophy race in Mayfield and doubled down on victories in each the 1/8 Professional Electrical and Nitro Buggy courses! Each rigs used Blue compound Reflex tires and S15 shells.

Now we fly out west to Cali to get a couple of updates from the workforce competing at numerous RC races. Beginning with workforce driver Levi Raymond he reviews that he attended Spherical #1 of the JBRL Nitro Off-Street Collection hosted by SoCal Nitro Raceway in Victorville and locked up the ultimate podium spot within the 1/8 Sportsman Nitro Buggy class! He used Inexperienced compound Blockers and a F2I wing.

Additionally competing at this occasion was teammate Mike Sorchy. He competed within the 1/8 Intermediate Nitro Buggy class and would end twenty third whereas operating on Inexperienced and Blue compound Stalkers mounted to Bullet wheels, a S15 physique and the RM2 Bridge 1/eighth Wing Button.

However his racing wasn’t finished for the weekend as he then traveled to Ricochet R/C Raceway in El Centro on Sunday for his or her Summer time Sunday Collection.

He competed within the Mod 2wd Buggy class and completed third general! He ran a P2K shell, Swaggers and Nessi tires all on Mono wheels.

Fellow JConcepts driver John Caudillo wished to “be like Mike” as he competed at each occasions too! On the JBRL occasion he would end thirty ninth within the 1/8 Open Electrical Buggy and seventeenth within the Open Electrical Truggy class. He used Blue compound Reflex and Stalkers tires on each vehicles. Then on Sunday he switched gears to compete at Ricochet in each the Mod 2wd and 4 wheel drive Buggy courses and would find yourself 4th in 2wd and took the TQ and win in wheeler! He used Swaggers and Twin Pins on each vehicles.

Heading up the coast into Washington our subsequent report comes from JC driver Austin Cracknell. He lately competed at Skagit River Raceway for Spherical 1 of the Interstate Off-Street Collection in Alger in each the 1/8 Nitro and Electrical Buggy courses. Within the nitro class he would end a strong fifth place and in E buggy he would additionally end in fifth! Each autos used Inexperienced compound Reflex tires for the mains.

Our ultimate report comes from the abroad workforce competing on the 1st spherical of the French Championship on the RACG monitor in Grenoble. Group driver Clément Boda would TQ each Mod 2wd and 4 wheel drive Buggy and go on to complete 2nd in 2wd and take the win in 4 wheel drive! His teammate Sebastien Mure competed within the Stadium Truck class and locked up sixth place within the finals! Their subsequent huge race is the French Nitro Nationals on June twenty seventh.

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