By Tyler Hooks
Press Release from XRAY:
Race Report by Monika Ackermann
The indoor GP took place on the first weekend in March in the hall in Butschwil. This year is the second season with the category 1/8 E Buggy. Like every year we had a lot of participants from our neighboring countries - Germany, France, Italy and Austria.
The electric category is growing very fast - about more and more participants. So this year, Marc Heim tried for the first time this category of electric drive his XB8E.
What should I write, (Veni, vidi, vici) He came, saw and won! Congratulations Marc. Pascal Jutz CHE and Sven Rodewald DE completed the podium. Samuele Lenzi from Italy just missed the podium with his XB8E by 2.898 sec!
1/8 E Buggy Results
1. Marc Home - XRAY XB8E
2. Pascal Jutz
3. Sven Rodewald
In the Nitro category, Florian Schmid drove his first race. Florian got into the A-final and he drove to the excellent 7th place. Congratulations Flori for this great achievement! Patrick Hofer won in this class in front of the XRAY pilot Samuele Lenzi who came from Italy. Max Hesse from Germany completed the podium.
1/8 IC Buggy Results
1. Patrick Hofer
2. Samuele Lenzi – XRAY XB8
3. Max Hesse