Race Team Update – May 2022 Week #2

Race Team Update – May 2022 Week #2

It was one other busy week of racing for the JConcepts race workforce as they continued to dominate tracks across the globe! Examine it for your self on this packed version of the Race Group Replace!

We begin this week’s report in Omaha, NE the place the HobbyTown USA HobbyPlex (The Plex) is positioned. This previous weekend was the opening spherical of their annual Summer season Collection which noticed a document 212 entries for the only day race! We had a plethora of drivers competing for the win so let’s see how they completed up beginning with workforce driver David Peavler. He competed in three totally different lessons for Spherical 1 and completed sixth in 13.5 four wheel drive Buggy, fifth in 40+ Mod 2wd Buggy and took the W within the Knowledgeable 17.5 2wd Buggy! All of his rides used Gold compound Ellipses within the rear, Gold compound Dust Webs up entrance and all have been mounted to Mono rims.

Group driver Bradley Peterson was additionally throwing down laps at this occasion. He would simply miss out on the rostrum in each the 13.5 four wheel drive and Knowledgeable 17.5 2wd Buggy lessons as he completed a strong 4th place in each! His autos have been geared up with the next gear:

  • Gold compound Dust Webs
  • Gold compound Ellipses
  • S2 physique
  • F2 physique
  • Aero S-Kind 6.5″ Rear Wing

His JC mate Mason Herrick competed in each the Mod 2wd and four wheel drive Buggy lessons. In Mod wheeler he would end seventh for the day, and he would safe the ultimate podium spot in Mod 2wd! He additionally ran Gold compound Dust Webs up entrance with Ellipses within the rear. These tires have been mounted to Mono wheels, and he additionally ran a F2 physique on his wheeler with a Carpet | Astro Excessive-Clearance 7″ Rear Wing. Becoming a member of him on the Mod 2wd podium have been teammates Alex Vanderbeek in 2nd and Tom Rinderknecht in 1st to finish the JConcepts podium sweep!

JC driver Drew Rubenking additionally competed in each mod buggy lessons too. In Mod 2wd Buggy he would end sixth total and in Mod four wheel drive Buggy he would set the TQ and end third! Becoming a member of him on the rostrum was his teammate Alex Vanderbeek in 1st place!.

JConcepts driver, and HobbyPlex race director, Alex Sturgeon additionally received some racing in at this previous spherical. Within the 40+ Mod 2wd Buggy class he would end in 1st place! He would additionally take the TQ and win within the 13.5 four wheel drive Buggy class as nicely! His wheeler used a F2 physique and Gold compound Ellipses on all 4 corners. His 2wd automobile used Gold compound Dust Webs up entrance with Ellipses within the rear, and becoming a member of him on the 13.5 four wheel drive Buggy podium in 2nd place was fellow JConcepts driver Cole Henriksen!

JC teammate Brandon Kearney competed in each the Mod 2wd and four wheel drive Buggy lessons this previous weekend. He would end twelfth total in each lessons and his vehicles have been working quick on Gold compound Dust Webs up entrance, Gold compound Ellipses within the rear, Mono wheels, F2 shells and Carpet | Astro Excessive-Clearance 7″ Rear Wings!

JC driver Will Brinton reported that he completed seventh total in Mod 2wd Buggy and in addition took the TQ and W within the 13.5 Stadium Truck class! Becoming a member of him on the 13.5 Stadium Truck podium was his JC teammate Emerson Sturgeon!

JConcepts pilot David Quick competed in two totally different lessons at this collection race. He completed twelfth total within the 13.5 Stadium Truck class and seventh place in 40+ Mod 2wd Buggy! His truck used Gold compound Ellipses all the best way round whereas his 2wd used Gold compound Ellipses within the rear and Gold compound Dust Webs up entrance.

Group driver Ethan Delair competed in each Mod four wheel drive and 2wd Buggy, and he would end ninth in four wheel drive and fifth in 2wd! His four wheel drive automobile used Gold compound Ellipses in each the entrance and rear together with a F2 physique and a Carpet | Astro Excessive-Clearance 7″ Rear Wing. His 2wd journey used the identical wing together with Gold compound Dust Webs up entrance and Ellipses within the again.

Now we head south to Boogs RC Observe in Binger, OK for our subsequent report from workforce driver Tyler Keel.

He just lately competed there at their cash race occasion and would set the TQ and take the win, plus a fist full of money within the Mod Dash class whereas rolling on Inexperienced compound Dust Webs and Ellipses full of Dust Tech inserts!

Now let’s shoot all the way down to Texas to get a number of updates from the workforce competing at totally different tracks all through the state. Beginning with workforce driver Mikey Chiudioni he checked in to tell us that competed at Spherical 2 of the Summer season Collection Championship at Raceparty R/C Observe in El Paso. He competed within the Knowledgeable 1/8 Electrical Buggy class and would take the TQ and win whereas utilizing Blue compound Reflex tires and a Silencer lid!

Heading to Mikes Gulf Coast RC Raceway in Porter let’s see how the workforce completed up on the remaining spherical of the the HARC (Houston Space RC) Winter Collection. Beginning with workforce driver Phi-Lengthy Nguyen he completed 1st in each the 1/8 Nitro and Electrical Buggy lessons which meant he took residence {hardware} and palms full of money! He mentioned he used Inexperienced compound Reflex tires together with Blue compound ReHab and Detox tires too. He additionally used a Silencer physique on his buggy and a F2 truck physique on his truggy.

His teammate Brian Germany additionally competed on the finals and he completed 1st total within the 1/8 Electrical Truggy class! His son additionally completed third within the 1/8 Sportsman Electrical Buggy class and each vehicles used Blue compound Reflex tires.

Heading to the town of Arlington we meet up with JC driver Rhett McNair who simply attended the finals for the Saturday Spring Fever Collection at Goldstar Hobbies. After all of the factors have been calculated for the collection he would end 2nd within the Knowledgeable 17.5 2wd Buggy class whereas competing with Fuzz Bites tires on all 4 corners mounted the Mono wheels, plus a S2 shell and a Carpet | Astro Excessive-Clearance 7″ Rear Wing! Becoming a member of him on the rostrum have been fellow JC drivers Mike Stoll (1st) and Kyle Wilson (third) to finish the JConcepts podium sweep!

Now we pack up and head east to The Barn RC Raceway in Barnesville, GA. They have been host to Spherical 3 of the SOS (Southern Off-Street Collection) this previous weekend which noticed 171 entries!

Beginning with workforce driver Trevor Michael he experiences that he completed fifth in 1/8 Electrical Truggy and 2nd place in 1/8 Intermediate Electrical Buggy! His truggy used Inexperienced compound Reflex tires and a F2I wing whereas his buggy used Triple Dees in the identical compound.

Group driver Shay Model reported that he completed 2nd total in 1/8 Professional Nitro Buggy, and took the win within the 1/8 Professional Electrical Buggy class! He additionally mentioned he ran Aqua compound Detox and Reflex tires throughout qualifying, and selected Aqua compound Reflex rubber for the mains, plus S15 shells too.

Taking the TQ and win within the 1/8 Professional Nitro Buggy class was workforce driver Jackson Brunson! Within the first qualifier he opted to make use of Silver compound ReHabs earlier than switching over to Blue compound Reflexes in spherical 2. For the mains he then determined to run Aqua compound Detox tires.

JC driver Jonah Wilson competed in three lessons at this occasion. Within the 1/8 Professional Electrical Buggy class he would end 2nd total behind is teammate Shay whereas racing with Aqua compound Detox tires! Within the 1/8 Professional Nitro Buggy class a lapper would break his automobile within the remaining minutes, however he was nonetheless in a position to limp throughout the end line to lock up the ultimate podium spot utilizing the identical tire choice! Within the 1/8 Electrical Truggy class he would seize the TQ and win whereas additionally utilizing the identical tire alternative!

Heading up the coast we workforce up with JC driver Josh Parrish who just lately competed at Spherical 1 of the Sunday Funday Collection at World of R/C Elements & Thunder Alley R/C Speedway in Lucama, NC. He would end third within the 1/8 Electrical Buggy mains whereas utilizing Blue compound Detox tires glued to Bullet wheels!

Flying again to the Midwest we contact down within the “Land Of Lincoln” and head to the town of Cambria the place Subsequent Degree RC is positioned. They just lately held their 2022 Spring Traditional and workforce driver Ryan Mcclain completed 2nd total in 1/8 Nitro Truggy whereas competing on Inexperienced compound Reflexes!

Sending it southwest to the “Present Me State” we meet up with workforce driver Jeremy Cathlina who just lately traveled to Fastlane Raceway in Blue Springs for some grime oval racing at Spherical 3 of the Present Me State Collection. He competed within the Open Dash class and took the function win together with a money prize whereas working quick on Gold compound Ellipse tires!

Heading again up north to FTR Raceway in Foley, MN we get our subsequent report from workforce driver Josh Ford. He competed at Spherical 1 of their FTR Summer season Collection and he would end fifth in 1/8 Nitro Buggy and took the win within the 1/8 Nitro Truggy class! He used Inexperienced compound Reflex tires on his truggy.

Now we fly out west to sunny California for a number of updates from the workforce. Our first cease is at Coyote Hobbies Raceway in Victorville. This previous weekend they have been host to Spherical 2 of the JBRL 1/10 Scale Off-Street Collection, and workforce driver Chris Raymond reported that he completed third within the Pro2 SCT class whereas utilizing sanded down Silver compound Ellipse tires and a HF2 physique!

Additionally competing at this race was teammate Jeff Visitor within the 40+ 17.5 2wd Buggy class and he would take the TQ and W!

Our subsequent report within the state involves us courtesy of workforce driver Jesse Granat. He just lately raced at Roadrunners RC in Camarilla for Spherical 2 of the FNL Collection, and would end 2nd on the rostrum in within the 1/8 Electrical Buggy class!

JC driver Kyle Layton checks in to tell us that he competed at Spherical 3 of the Spring Collection hosted by Hillside RC Raceway in Georgetown.

He competed in 17.5 2wd Buggy on this outside observe and would take the TQ and win whereas utilizing Inexperienced compound Ellipses in each the entrance and rear!

Now let’s get some updates from our worldwide workforce beginning with JConcepts driver Alberto Garcia. He just lately competed on the Spain Nationals on the Circuito CARTT Fuencarral observe in Madrid, Spain, and completed a strong eleventh place in 1/8 Nitro Buggy whereas utilizing Y2 compound Detox tires for the finals!

Group driver Clément Boda competed at Spherical 3 of the French Championship in Bonneville which is near Geneva, France. He raced in each the Mod 2wd and four wheel drive Buggy lessons and would double up with a TQ and win in each! Aiding him this previous weekend was his fellow JC driver Sebastien Mure together with Finnisher our bodies and Mono wheels.

Heading to Canada let’s get a number of updates from the workforce beginning with workforce driver Kevin Lachapelle. He just lately competed on the first version of The Rock at CTSR (Circuit Téléguidé St-Roch) in Saint-Roch-de-l’Achigan in Québec, Canada.

He would go on to complete sixth in 17.5 2wd Buggy and lock up 2nd place within the Stadium Truck class! His truck used a Finnisher physique and sanded down Silver compound Ellipse tires glued to Mono wheels.

Our remaining report this week is from workforce driver Peter Tozser. He just lately went to R/C Gears positioned within the metropolis of Calgary in Alberta, Canada for his or her Rocky Mountain Meltdown race. He would set the TQ within the 1/8 Nitro Buggy class and end 2nd in that class together with one other 2nd place end within the 1/8 Electrical Buggy class! He used a S15 shell in his nitro automobile together with Inexperienced and Blue compound Reflexes.

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