In the whirlwind off the Short Course and Off-Road frenzy these past few years, On-Road racing as sadly taken a backseat to its more popular off-road brother. This has been true in my local San Diego on-road parking lot racing scene, but thankfully not for much longer. The folks over at SoCal-RC.com decided to change that and offered local racers a well organized race program. As for myself, it was great to race on-road again and get back to my roots where it all began for me in RC. The turnout was awesome with 81 race entries and even the “Pink Ladies” were on hand to offer BBQ for Boobies to help raise money and awareness for breast cancer. A big thanks to all the track crew and SoCal-Rc.com for an awesome race day and I look forward to the next race July 7th! – Joel Navarro
Track – Parking lot asphalt with medium-high traction.
Classes – 17.5 Sedan Open, 17.5 Sedan Stock, SC Open, SC Stock, 18R Stock, RCGT, Mini, 1/8th Scale GT
Price to race – $10 per class
Cash Payout – 1st Place – $10, 2nd Place $5, 3rd Place $2.
Video Credit – YouTube user “FangsCPO”
Sedan Stock A-Main.
This is the class I race with the AE TC6.1 (LRP SXX Stock Spec ESC, Reedy Sonic 17.5 motor, Reedy 5500 60C LiPo Battery, Protoform Mazda Speed 6 body)
Sedan Open A-Main