Race Team Update – October 2021 Week #2

Race Team Update – October 2021 Week #2

Two weeks of October racing are actually within the books and the JConcepts race crew continues to scare off the competitors! Learn the place we have been rolling at this previous week on this new version of the Race Group Replace!

We begin this week’s report down in Yukon, OK the place Taylor Park RC Raceway is situated. This previous weekend they held their Fall Shootout/Avenue Inventory 250 grime oval occasion which noticed over 100 entries! The JConcepts crew was out in full drive at this occasion so let’s see how they completed beginning with crew driver Robert Chapman. He reported that he completed third within the Outlaw Dash class and took the win in Midwest Modified! Each automobiles have been outfitted with Inexperienced compound Dust Webs within the entrance and Ellipses within the rear.

Additionally operating at this occasion was teammate Randy Lathrop. He would set the TQ within the Outlaw Dash class and go on to take the win, and break the prevailing monitor document too! He used the identical tire setup as Robert plus 9 Shot wheels. Becoming a member of him on the rostrum have been teammates Tyler Keel in 2nd and Robert in third to finish the JC podium sweep!

Talking of Tyler, he additionally competed within the Midwest Modified class and completed 2nd total! He additionally ran the identical successful setup of Inexperienced compound Dust Webs within the entrance and Ellipses within the rear.

Additionally turning left at this occasion was JC driver David Alford. This was solely his fourth race of the 12 months so far and he competed within the Outlaw Dash class too and completed third within the C Principal. He stated regardless of his outcomes he nonetheless has a good time and had loads of traction with the Inexperienced compound Dust Webs within the entrance and Ellipses within the rear!

Group driver Billy Caldwell additionally made the C Principal in Outlaw Dash and would cross the end line first! He opted to make use of Inexperienced compound Ellipses on all 4 corners together with 9 Shot wheels.

JConcepts driver Kevin Lenderman was additionally throwing down laps for the crew and certified eighth out of 20 entries for the Avenue Inventory 250 lap race. By the point the race had accomplished he labored his approach as much as end 2nd total! His automobile was operating quick on Inexperienced compound Sprinters in each the entrance and rear together with Mono wheels.

Ending simply forward of Kevin within the Avenue Inventory 250 lap race was teammate Quincy Hughes. He not solely took the TQ and win on this class however he additionally completed 4th total within the Outlaw Dash class as properly! Each automobiles used Inexperienced compound Dust Webs and Ellipses. Nice job crew!

Taking pictures all the way down to Texas we get our subsequent replace from crew driver Brian Henn. He lately went to Mike’s Gulf Coast RC Raceway in Porter to compete on the eleventh and remaining spherical of the HARC (Houston Space RC) sequence. He ran in each the 1/8 Electrical Buggy and Truggy lessons and would go on to complete 4th in e buggy and third in e truggy! His buggy used a S15 physique, F2I wing and Inexperienced and Blue compound Reflex and Detox tires. His truggy used the identical wing together with Inexperienced compound Reflex tires.

Additionally operating on the finals was teammate Dillon Caldwell. He began 2nd within the A Principal for 1/8 Nitro Buggy and would take the W whereas operating on Blue compound Detox tires!

Our subsequent tour cease is at Loganville, GA the place the Loganville RC Complicated is situated. This previous weekend they held the 2nd Annual Georgia Peach State Traditional and crew driver Shay Model stories that he competed in three lessons and made the rostrum in all of them!

  • 1/8 Professional Nitro Buggy = 2nd with Inexperienced compound ReHab tires
  • 1/8 Professional Electrical Buggy = third with Inexperienced compound Reflex tires
  • 1/8 Nitro Truggy = TQ & 1st with Inexperienced compound Reflex tires

Additionally racing at this occasion was JC mate Cade Burnette who competed in the identical three lessons. In 1/8 Professional Nitro Buggy he received off to an important begin however after a mechanical failure he ended up seventh total whereas operating on Inexperienced compound Detox tires, a S15 physique and a F2I wing. In 1/8 Professional Electrical Buggy he completed a stable 4th place whereas utilizing Inexperienced compound Stalkers, S15 physique and a F2I wing. And within the 1/8 Nitro Truggy class he would end in 2nd place behind Shay whereas utilizing our Inexperienced compound Reflex tires, Finnisher physique and a F2I wing!

Now we rock out and head over to Knoxville, TN the place ROCCK Racing is situated. This previous weekend they held their 2021 Knox Vegas Opener which fielded 180 entries! Let’s examine in with the crew to see how they completed beginning with crew driver Jonah Wilson.

He competed in three separate lessons and got here away with wins in two of them!

  • 1/8 Professional Nitro Buggy = 1st with Silver compound Ellipse tires
  • 1/8 Professional Electrical Buggy = 2nd with Silver compound Ellipse tires
  • 1/8 Electrical Truggy = TQ & 1st with Gold compound Ellipse tires

He was additionally joined on the 1/8 Professional Nitro Buggy podium by teammate Brad Collins in 2nd!

Additionally rock n’ rolling at this occasion was JConcepts driver Bella Rogers. She competed in 1/8 Professional Electrical Buggy and simply missed out on the rostrum by ending a powerful 4th place! And in 1/8 Electrical Truggy she locked up the ultimate spot on the rostrum! For the mains she ran Silver compound Ellipse tires in addition to a Finnisher physique on her truggy and S15 physique on her buggy.

Heading up north to New Franken, WI the place Dust Heaven Passion and Raceway is situated let’s get just a few updates from the crew competing on the opening spherical of their Fall Factors Sequence. Group driver Richie Peters stories that he took the TQ and win within the 17.5 2wd Buggy class whereas operating on Silver compound Ellipses and Dust Webs that have been sanded to slicks and mounted on Mono wheels!

Teammate Ryan Derenne additionally competed at this sequence occasion in three completely different lessons. Within the Mod Stadium Truck class he would end third whereas operating on Inexperienced compound Octagons and a Finnisher physique! Within the Mod four wheel drive Buggy class he would end third for the day whereas operating on Silver compound Ellipses sanded to slicks and topped off with a S2 shell! And within the 40+ Tremendous Inventory 2wd Buggy class he would take the TQ and win whereas operating Silver compound Ellipses sanded to slicks and a P2 physique!

Subsequent, we head all the way down to Fort Dodge, IA for the finals of IORC’s Summer season Sequence. Group driver Brandon Kearney stories that he completed 1st total in factors within the 17.5 Knowledgeable 2wd, Mod 2wd and Mod four wheel drive Buggy lessons! For the sequence he used a ton of JC swag:

  • Light-weight F2 physique
  • Fuzz Chunk LP entrance and rear tires
  • Carpet | Astro Excessive-Clearance 7″ Rear Wing
  • Mono wheels
  • B6.3 Entrance Wing

Our subsequent report comes from crew driver Alex Sturgeon who most likely competed within the longest primary occasion for the crew this week. Over in Omaha, NE the place the HobbyTown USA HobbyPlex (The Plex) is situated they held their HobbyPlex 1000 Off-Street Enduro. This race was comprised of groups of 3-4 drivers and one member of the crew should marshal always. Every member was additionally required to drive for no less than one hour and the radio might solely be exchanged between crew members in a chosen space. After the mud had settled the successful crew of Alex, Emerson Sturgeon and Garrett Paul accomplished your complete 8.5 hour race on one set of Gold compound Ellipses!

Lastly, let’s get a fast replace from out worldwide crew. Group driver Clément Boda competed within the newest spherical of the 1/10 French Championship and he completed 2nd in Mod 2wd Buggy and took the TQ and win in Mod four wheel drive Buggy! His quick rides used the next gear:

  • F2 our bodies
  • Swaggers tires
  • Mono wheels
  • B6.3 Carbon Emblem / Cargo Web Battery Brace

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