By Tyler Hooks
Press Release from RC Pro:
This past weekend in Hutto, Texas the RC Pro South series kicked off with 220+ entries where Ryan Lutz dominated the premier classes.
In Pro Nitro Buggy, Lutz would take the TQ and win by over a minute with Dillon Caldwell in 2nd and Jake French in 3rd. Robby Darby would finish 4th with Quincy Hughes in 5th.
In Pro Truggy, Lutz would again take TQ and win but this time only 8 seconds up on Tyler Hooks with Dillon Caldwell having to settle for 3rd after trouble with lap traffic. Ethan Lefebvre and Miguel Villalobos would round out the top 5.
Pro Ebuggy would see, surprise, Lutz take the TQ and win, Hooks would rebound after less than stellar driving in A1 and A2 to take the win in A3 for 2nd overall with Jake French taking another 3rd. Robby Darby would also take another 4th with Frosty St. Clair finishing 5th.
Open Nitro Buggy: TQ and 1st Nick Vanderpool, 2nd Shane Barrier, 3rd Gabriel Montiel, 4th Tim Kay, 5th Francis Sosing
Open Ebuggy: 1st Philo Hatch, 2nd Shane Barrier, 3rd Tim Kay, 4th Ricardo Fautsch, 5th Mark Sta. Maria, TQ Mike Ankey
Sportsman Nitro Buggy: 1st Johnny Kallies, 2nd Luis Petz, 3rd and TQ Gary Guffey, 4th Aiden Ferrell, 5th Javier Gonzales
Sportsman Ebuggy: TQ and 1st Aiden Ferrell, 2nd Ralston Furstonberg, 3rd George Juarez, Johnny Kallies, 5th Brian Kerr
40+ Nitro Buggy: TQ and 1st Chris Allison, 2nd Mark Morrow, 3rd Nick Vanderpool, 4th Reggie Tongue, 5th John Perez
40+ Ebuggy: 1st Billy Tylaska, 2nd Nick Vanderpool, 3rd Will Kaess, 4th Ricardo Fautsch, 5th Tony Paulini, TQ Mike Ankey
4WDSC: 1st Mark Sta. Maria, 2nd and TQ Brent Jackson, 3rd Edwin Ortiz, 4th Bill DeLong, 5th George Juarez
Etruggy: TQ and 1st Philo Hatch, 2nd Brent Jackson, 3rd Moe Agha, 4th Dave Howell, 5th Leon Gillard