By Tyler Hooks
Press Release from Brandon Powell
TN State ShOOtOut at Bullet Town Rc is now in the books. With a bit cooler weather from this hot summer, 120 entries gathered from TN and surrounding states to support this regional. Superb layout by Justin Miller who is a master with a skid steer and long time club member. Ed ER Rakus would cover announcing duties and did an excellent job. We were also fortunate to have many regional team drivers representing and assisting new racers, growing the sport.
Our main stage classes would see tight racing all day. 1/8 Ebuggy would see a repeat winner from years past, the TQ - Team Associated’s.. Drew Spurgeon. With Izriah Osborne 2nd, Noah Ford 3rd, Logan K Powell 4th from the Bmain, and Chris Fristoe 5th.
Nitro buggy would see fresh winner for this event, JConcepts..Chris Rakus from the 3 spot. Spurgeon would finish 2nd, 1 sec behind, after a hard late race charge. Tekno RC’s ..Drew Williams 3rd, Mugen’s ..Kevin Tomsovic and Jody Johnson 4th&5th.
1/8 ETruggy Tekno’s.. Lou Colmo would come from mid pack for the win!! Soar Seiki’s .. Tyler Schrimsher would finish a respectable 2nd. Fristoe pulled in 3rd with the AE ride. With Greg Carlin 4th-Harris 5th.
We had a great showing of 1/10th and Novice classes. They are still strong in our region as well as RC. Many thanks to all who supported us and made this happen!!
Thx BTRC “Race the BuLLeT”