Phend & Champlin Win at Turf Nationals

Phend & Champlin Win at Turf Nationals

It’s that point of yr the place the crisp air begins to set in, then leaves start to vary, and Starbucks drops their fall flavors. For us at JConcepts, it signifies that the NCTS Turf Nationals is true across the nook! We don’t get to expertise the Fall Season just like the North East does so we get additional excited to journey as much as RC Insanity in Enfield, CT for some Turf Racing. 

You’ve heard us say it as soon as, however we’ll say it once more, RC Insanity has every part you possibly can ever need! New to their choices this yr is their model new drag strip! The power incorporates a totally stocked passion store, carpet observe, mini b observe, indoor & out of doors rock crawling, drag racing, an on street observe, 1:8 Off Highway observe, Monster Truck racing, and extra! 

On Saturday the RCMTC group got here and ran an occasion on the 1:8 Off Highway Monitor! Jason Ruona was working forwards and backwards between Turf Racing and Monster Truck Racing all day! He ran and gained each the Retro and Professional Mod Lessons! You may catch a few of his runs and video of this content material in our vlog (coming quickly)!

Regarding the Turf, the observe structure was a whole lot of enjoyable and the drivers actually loved it! You may try the structure within the photograph under. We practiced all day Friday, did two rounds of qualifying Saturday, completed the ultimate spherical Sunday, and moved proper into mains. For the primary time in NCTS historical past we determined to strive an open tire occasion. That being stated the JConcepts Crew determined to stay to the previous dependable Nessis within the Rear and Swaggers within the entrance. Some drivers additionally tried our newer Fuzz Chew Tire within the entrance as nicely. 

Qualifying (Finest 2 of three): 

13.5 four wheel drive Buggy: Davey Batta (2), John Crovatta (3)

17.5 2wd Buggy: Davey Batta (1), John Cravotta (2)

13.5 Stadium Truck: Eric Bresnahan (2)

13.5 Brief Course: Eric Bresnahan (1)

Modified Stadium Truck: Brent Sianez (1)

2wd Modified Buggy: Dakotah Phend (1), Broc Champlin (2)

four wheel drive Modified Buggy: Broc Champlin (1), Cole Tollard (3), 

40+ 2wd Buggy: Jason Ruona (2), Matt Perault (3).

Catch all of the Qualifiers & Mains on our Youtube Channel

Discover all of the occasion pictures HERE

Ultimate Outcomes:

2wd Modified Buggy: Dakotah Phend (1), Broc Champlin (2)

Dakotah Phend was ready to take a look at in A1 & A2 of 2wd Modified Buggy which allowed him to safe the win early on! In A3 Broc Champlin took the win which helped him safe 2nd on the rostrum. In A2, Phend solely had a 0.385 lead total over Champlin. Aaron Kothman was quick this weekend as nicely, and laid down the recent lap of 19.30. Phend had a 6.5 second lead over Jennings throughout A1 that allowed him to get one win below his belt extra simply.

four wheel drive Modified Buggy: Broc Champlin (1), Cole Tollard (2)

In four wheel drive, Broc Champlin took the win in A1 & A2 which allowed him to safe his win first total. Marcy was hanging on to Champlin for the primary 2 minutes of the race, and Kothman was additionally shortly approaching. Setser, who was in 4th was in a position to make up time on Kothman. The true battle began to be between 2nd-4th place. In A1 Champlin was in a position to win with an 8 second lead! This was Cole Tollard’s first Turf race! He completed 4th in A2 and in A3 it was darkish however he was in a position to lead the entire race, making it a clear run! He took 2nd total on the rostrum!

13.5 four wheel drive Buggy: Davey Batta (1), John Crovatta (3)

Davey Batta and Steve Fiume battled it out all weekend within the inventory courses! Fiume is unquestionably a really quick driver native to RC Insanity! This was Batta’s first Turf Race and after placing within the work he was in a position to pull off a win in each 13.5 four wheel drive Buggy and 17.5 2wd Buggy!

17.5 2wd Buggy: Davey Batta (1), John Crovatta (3)

40+ 2wd Buggy: Jason Ruona (2)

Modified Stadium Truck: Brent Sianez (1)

13.5 Stadium Truck: Eric Bresnahan (2),

13.5 Brief Course: Eric Bresnahan (1)

We had such a blast this previous weekend and we stay up for returning to RC Insanity sooner or later! It’s a fast flip round for the JConcepts group as we will likely be heading to Southern Nationals in West Monroe, LA on Thursday! We’ll see you quickly for some nice 1:8 scale racing!

Successful Merchandise: 

Swagger Tires
Nessi Tires
Mono Wheels
S2 Body
AeroWing Package
F2 Body
Hi Flow body
Fin Titanium Turnbuckles
Golden Years Tire
Regulator Chassis Kit
Tribute Wheels

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