This previous weekend was the 2021 Blue Ridge Nationals on the Apex Middle in Wytheville, VA! A race that many have mentioned is popping right into a bucket checklist occasion! “It was simple to search out proper off of Interstate 81, the ability was clear, and the monitor floor was nice! It was simply a good time with all of my buddies,” Bryan Kata shared.
They introduced in the most effective race administrators round, Scotty Ernst, and so they had Manufacturing unit Tracks design the format. This was the primary time the Kata brothers attended the occasion and here’s what they needed to say in regards to the format. “The Monitor format was actually enjoyable and raced nice! My favourite half was the middle rhythm part, I’m a giant fan of excessive flying jumps!” Byran shared. As for the floor, it was packed dry filth with low abrasion and a easy groove. Kata experimented with a Inexperienced Ellipse in observe in addition to a Inexperienced Reflex. In Qualifying, he launched the Silver Rehab which is what he finally settled on for the mains.
(David Olsen TQ’d E-Truggy and Professional E-Buggy)
Qualifying (Finest 2 of three):
E-Truggy: David Olsen (TQ), Jonah Wilson (3), Bella Rogers (4)
Nitro Truggy: Logan Cowick (2), Bryan Kata (4)
Open E-Buggy: Bella Rogers (2)
Professional E-Buggy: Davis Olsen (TQ), Jonah Wilson (4), Bryan Kata (5)
Professional Nitro Buggy: Bryan Kata (1), Jonah Wilson (2), David Olsen (4)
Professional Nitro Buggy:
1st- Bryan Kata
4th- David Olsen
“I’ve to say the most effective battle all weekend was with HB driver Jason Schreffler in Nitro Buggy. Whether or not it’s at our house monitor Barnstormers, Trains and Lanes, or LCRC, Jason and I push one another to the restrict.” Kata was capable of end the race with over an 18-second lead! Whereas he led many of the race, between laps 5 and 15 he and Schreffler swapped positions just a few instances however Kata was capable of get again within the lead!
1st- Bryan Kata
2nd- David Olsen
4th- Jonah Wilson
Professional E-Buggy consisted of double A-Mains which was finally anybody’s sport. David Olsen took the win in A1 and Jason Schreffler took the win in A2. Nevertheless, Bryan Kata was capable of get a third and a 2nd which finally earned him the general win!
2nd- Jonah Wilson
Third- Bella Rogers
1st- Bella Rogers
Bella Rogers was flying as she took the win in each A1 and A2 of Open E-Buggy! In each races, she was capable of surge into the lead from 2nd on the grid and lock down the win!
Open Nitro Truggy: 2nd- Jake Stikeleather, 4th- Logan Cowick
40+ Nitro Buggy: 1st- Brandon Melton, Third- Tom Petrella, 4th- Kevin Mummah
Tire Information from Bryan Kata
Images Courtesy of Bryan Kata & Miss Bella Rogers