WILDCAT RACING NEWS

No 6 1/15/2014

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   On Sunday, Jan. 12 the R/C Club held its first race of 2014.  

Torment Class

There was a lot of close racing in our ECX Torment Class. In Heat 1 Jared and Dain drove hard for the top spot. Dain was first with 13 laps in 5:06.51 and Jared was second with 13 laps in 5:09.03. Alex was third, Nick Z. was fourth, Connor was fifth and Nate was sixth. In Heat 2 Nick Z. lapped the field for the win with 14 laps in 5:01.95. Dain and Connor dueled for the second spot. Dain was second with 13 laps in 5:00.54 and Connor was third with 13 laps in 5:19.71. Nate was fourth, Jared was fifth, Diondre was sixth, and Alex was seventh. In Heat 3 with his cool, clean driving Nick Z. was a repeat winner with 14 laps in 5:14.84. Dain was second, Connor was third, Jared was fourth, was fifth, Diondre was sixth and Alex was seventh. In the Main there was a tight battle for the top spot between Nate, Dain and Nick Z. Nick continued his winning ways and clean driving to earn the top spot with 17 laps in 6:02.82. Dain was second with 17 laps in 6:15.91 and Nate was third with 17 laps in 6:25.95. Jared was fourth, Diondre was fifth and Alex was sixth.

Short Course Truck Class

    In the Short Course truck Class the side banging action and exciting jumps led to some great racing. In Heat 1 Kyle and Jack A. raced hard for the win. Kyle was first with 16 laps in 5:12.63 and Jack was second with 16 laps in 5:29.10. In a three-way battle for the third spot Mark was third with 15 laps in 5:02.56, Collin was fourth with 15 laps in 5:07.47 and Jack K. was fifth with 15 laps in 5:16.43. Nick Z. was sixth and Dain was seventh. In Heat 2 Kyle was the repeat winner with 17 laps in 5:12.69, which was the T.Q. mark. Jack A. was second, Mark was third, Collin was fourth, Jack K. was fifth, Dain was sixth, and Nick Z. was seventh. In Heat 3 Kyle and Mark competed hard for the victory. Mark was first with 16 laps in 5:00.93 and Kyle was second with 16 laps in 5:04.77. In a close battle for the third spot Jack A. was third with 15 laps in 5:03.79 and Nick Z. was fourth 15 laps in 5:15.72. Dain was fifth and Collin was sixth. In the Main the jumps were high and there was a lot of paint swapping action. Collin and Kyle drove hard for the Main victory. Collin was first with 21 laps in 6:08.47 and Kyle was second with 21 laps in 6:13.11, In a close three-way battle for the third spot Mark was third with 20 laps in 6:07.19, Jack K. was fourth with 20 laps in 6:10.91, and Jack A. was fifth with 20 laps in 6:15.99. Dain was sixth.  

Other Classes

    There was great racing in our other classes. Jack K. was the winner of the TT01 Main, Dain was the winner of the Off Road “B” Main and Ryan was the winner of the Off Road “A” Main.

Thanks

   Thanks to Mr. Rebel for coming extra early and rolling out all of the carpet. Thanks to our “Pit Crew” for helping our racers. Thanks to our great Hadley custodians.

 Our next race is January 26, 2014.