By Tyler Hooks
This past weekend was the Manufacturer's Cup hosted at Amain Hobbies' Silver Dollar Raceway. This race boasted a unique 4 round reedy format for all of the Pro classes. For the Open and 40+ classes the format was standard with 3 qualifiers and normal mains.
For Pro Buggy, over the 4 rounds, Ryan Maifield took 4 race wins which would give him the overall victory. Ty Tessmann would take 2 round victories, but would finish 2nd in the final two rounds leaving him 2nd overall. Finally Jared Tebo would finish 3rd with consistent top 3 finishes over the two days.
In Pro Truggy with 3 round wins Ty Tessmann wrapped up the overall victory. Ryan Cavalieri would take a round 4 win and 2 second place finishes to take 2nd overall, and Ryan Maifield would finish 2nd twice and 3rd once to take 3rd overall.
In Pro Ebuggy, Cavalieri would take 2 wins, with CJ Jelin and Spencer Rivkin taking 1 each. This would give Cavalieri the overall win with Rivkin 2nd and Jelin 3rd.
With a couple of overall wins and podiums Team Xray would take the Manufacturers Cup Team title.
In 40+ Buggy Richard Saxton would take the win, 40+ Ebuggy would see Randy Pike take the victory, 40+ truggy was won by Brian Curran, Open Buggy went to TJ Eller, and Open Truggy was won by Daniel Blalock. In Ebuggy and Etruggy, Zach Noia would take the win and finally in short course Chris Wilson was victorious.