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This past weekend was Motorama’s Indoor race in Harrisburg, PA. There were an impressive 460 entries, and the event hosted the best racers from the East and West coasts. Losi driver Phillip Atondo made the trip out to run all three 1/8 classes which included 1/8 Electric Buggy, 1/8 Nitro Buggy and 1/8 Nitro Truggy.
After qualifying was complete Phillip was the Top Qualifier in Electric Buggy, took 4th place in Nitro Buggy, and 2nd place in Nitro Truggy. In the electric A-main Phillip finish in an impressive 2nd place with his Team Losi Racing 8IGHT-E 2.0 Buggy Race Roller.
In the 1/8 Nitro Buggy class Phillip managed to win the A-main by one full lap with his Nitrotane powered Team Losi Racing 8IGHT 2.0 Buggy Race Roller. Teammates Chuck Berg and Kevin Wilson placed 5th and 7th respectively.
In the 1/8 Nitro Truggy class Phillip had a rough start that put him to the back of the field. Phillip put in a great charge and just came up short from achieving the overall win to take 2nd place with his Team Losi Racing 8IGHT-T 2.0 Truggy Race Roller. Teammates Kevin Wilson and Chuck Berg battled to take 6th and 7th places respectively.
After the event Phillip Atondo let us know that his “Team Losi Racing vehicles worked great all weekend and I want to thank all my teammates for the help and the great team effort! Motorama was a great event and can’t wait to go back next year!”
Trevor “Chilly” Duncan
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