By Tyler Hooks
Press Release from Arrowmax:
Arrowmax Cup 2018 Finals was take place in Amazing Indoor Arena last weekend. Arrowmax hold series races in different regions in Asia, includes Shanghai, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia. After 20 rounds of regional race, Arrowmax holds the annual grand final in Guangzhou, more than 100 drivers come together to compete in Modified, Stock, TLAB Stock and Formula class. Arrowmax also offered total USD8,800 bonus for all A-main drivers and invited their pro driver Nicholas Lee from Singapore.
In Modified class, it was Xray driver Gary Huang become top seed after CP, followed by Nicholas Lee and Serpent driver Rocket Zhang. In the 5 rounds of exciting battle in qualifiers, Nico driving his new Yokomo BD9 took the overall TQ with a record breaking 23 laps in Q5. Huang and his Xray teammate Vincent Tse got 2nd and 3rd spot on the starting grid in finals. In the 3 mains, Nicholas kept his good form and took full advantage of his pole position, led the race from tone to tone in both leg1 and leg2. Gary Huang had to settle for 2nd and Yokomo driver Fong King took the last podium spot in Modified class.
In Stock class, Mugen driver Yan Cheung dominate the race, took TQ and A1. But the battle was much closer than the results showed, Awesomatix driver Simon Wang raced with Yan Cheung till the last lap and missed the Champion spot by only 0.4 sec behind. Hong Kong driver Lai Yiu Man took 3rd place.
In the special TLAB Stock class, all drivers were using controlled DASH TLAB ESC. Serpent driver Stick King got the TQ honour and brought home the champion trophy, with Huang Yong Xiang in 2nd and Zero in 3rd.
In Formula class, it was Teamsaxo driver Lao Jian Yu got the overall win and TQ Zhou Qiao Liang settle for 2nd place, Korean driver James Lee got 3rd place.