Champion Touring Series 2018 Round 7

Round 7

CARMAGGEDDON – NORCAL
AUGUST 25-26 2018
SPEEDWORLD RACEWAY
ROSEVILLE, CA
Round 7 of CTS3

Race Results

Point Standings – Final

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Champion Touring Series 2018 Round 6

Round 6

ALL OUT – SOCAL
JULY 14-15 2018
STEEL CITY R/C SPEEDWAY
FONTANA, CA
Round 6 of CTS3

Race Results

Point Standings – Modified TC

Point Standings – 17.5

Point Standings – USGT

Point Standings – F1

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Champion Touring Series 2018 Round 5

Round 4

HEAT – NORCAL
JUNE 23-24 2018
P1 HOBBIES
UKIAH, CA

Race Results

Point Standings – Modified TC

Point Standings – 17.5

Point Standings – USGT

Point Standings – F1

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Champion Touring Series 2018 Round 4

Round 4

LIT – SOCAL
MAY 5-6 2018
ROADRUNNERS RC CLUB
CAMARILLO, CA
Round 4 of CTS3 

Round 4 of CTS3 was held at Roadrunners RC Club in Camarillo Ca. Fresh asphalt made racing close throughout the whole weekend. Weather was perfect and track conditions were consistent. This round’s special guest appearance is the “Fabulous” Barry Baker.

In Modified TC division, it was Awesomatix Driver Brandon Clements TQ, who came out the victor against strong competition, followed by AE Driver Rick Hohwart in 2nd and team mate Randy Caster in 3rd.

In 17.5 TC it was Brandon Clements again who got TQ Honors and secured the win followed by Armond DeForest in 2nd and JD Ramsey in the 3rd.

In USGT XRAY driver Clayton Young TQ, took the win followed by Mark Goldwater in 2nd and Charles Lightfoot in 3rd.

In F1, it was Charles Lightfoot followed by Mark Goldwater in 2nd and Doug Rebal TQ in 3rd.

Race Results

Point Standings – Modified TC

Point Standings – 17.5

Point Standings – USGT

Point Standings – F1

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Champion Touring Series 2018 Round 3

Round 2

STRAPPED – NORCAL
APRIL 14-15 2018
RIPON R/C SPEEDWAY
RIPON, CA
Round 3 of CTS3
For the 3rd Annual Season CTS3 Round 3 was held at Ripon International Raceway the original home of Reedy Race of Champions in Ripon Ca.  Weather was perfect both days for the racers.In Modified TC Eric Albano came out on top with his Hobbywing powered XRAY T418 taking home his first win of the season.  It was a close battle between him and Brandon Clements Awesomatix driver and TQ in the main but with a racing incident, Albano was able reach victory on a stacked stage with Gonzalo Cortes AE in 2nd followed by David Jun AE in 3rd.

For 17.5 TC Brandon Clements TQ again had a close race with a hard charging Cortes AE.  Brandon’s R1 Powered A800X remained stable and unbeatable to secure victory over Gonzalo Cortes In 2nd and Lex Tyler XRAY in 3rd.USGT division local boy Juan Aveytia TQ showing his fellow comrades the way in qualifying up until the A Main as XRAY Driver from Maryland Baltimore Clayton Young gives him a run for his money as they left the field battling nose to tail the entire 5 minutes but Juan laid down a very defensive run securing the win with Clayton in 2nd and up and coming youngster Sebastian Valencia in the 3rd.

For F1 Clements again with his R1 Wurks Powered Roche Rapide securing TQ Honors and solid win while his Team mate Jay Cull in 2nd and Doug Rebal in 3rd.

Race Results

Point Standings – Modified TC

Point Standings – 17.5

Point Standings – USGT

Point Standings – F1

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Rules

 Classes and Rules
Must Have ROAR Membership for Liability Purposes
CTS welcomes all International Drivers to compete.  With the success at IIC, HUDY Indoor Champs and Snowbirds, the Spec Motors listed on ROAR-BRCA-EFRA will be allowed for Champion Touring Series.

Modified TC  Minimum Weight 1350g Spec Tires Elexis Motors must be listed on ROAR-BRCA-EFRA approved list 2s Lipo

17.5 TC Spec  Minimum Weight 1350g motor must be in Blinky Mode Spec Tires Elexis 17.5 Motors must be listed on ROAR-BRCA-EFRA approved list 2s Lipo

***2 TIRE LIMIT***

You are able to buy a limit of two sets of tires one for 3 Qualifiers and 1 for Triple A Mains.

USGT Minumum Weight 1380g must use 21.5 listed on ROAR-BRCA-EFRA approved list motor must be in “Blinky Mode” Spec Tires Gravity Mesh Wheels and Tread pattern tires 2s Lipo

Click here for USGT guidelines http://www.usvintagetransam.com/rules/USGTClassRules2-8-2018.pdf

F1 Minimum Weight 1050g must use 25.5 ROAR-BRCA-EFRA on approved list Legal Motor Open Tire cannot use Lexan front wing 2s Lipo

Click here for F1 guidelines http://www.usvintagetransam.com/rules/USVTAF1rules.pdf

Pro 10 Minimum weight 1050g must use 235mm bodies only with 10.5 Blinky ROAR-BRCA-EFRA approved motor Open Tire 2s Lipo

12th Scale Minimum weight is 730g Both Modified and 17.5 Blinky ROAR-BRCA-EFRA approved motors Open Tire 1s Lipo

Battery Voltage limit for 2s Lipo is 8.40v and 1s Lipo is 4.20v must use ROAR-BRCA-EFRA approved batteries

Concourse Best Paint Job Wins Trophy must have rolling car to win

 

RACE FORMAT

TC, USGT, F1 and Pro 10s race are 5 Minutes including Mains.  12th Scale is 8 minutes including mains.

Friday Pit Setup and Open Practice (Must pay track for practice fee)

Saturday is controlled practice with seeding til 10AM followed by 3 Qualifiers

Q1 starts at 10:15AM resort for Q2 and Q3

Sunday is controlled practice til 9AM followed by Triple Mains.  (Only A Main gets triple mains.)

***NO BUMP UPS***

Top 3 Finishers receive Trophies including Top Qualifier

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Champion Touring Series Round 1

Round 1

Champion Touring Series Round 2

Round 2

Champion Touring Series Round 3

Round 3
STRAPPED – NORCAL
April 14-15 2018
Ripon R/C Speedway
Ripon, CA

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Champion Touring Series Round 4

Round 4
LIT – SOCAL
May 5-6 2018
Roadrunners RC Club
Camarillo, CA

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Champion Touring Series Round 5

Round 5
HEAT – NORCAL
June 23-24 2018
P1 Hobbies
Ukiah, CA

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Champion Touring Series Round 6

Round 6
ALL OUT – SOCAL
July 14-15 2018
Steel City R/C Speedway
Fontana, CA

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Champion Touring Series Round 7

Round 7
CARMAGGEDDON – NORCAL
August 25-26 2018
Speedworld Raceway
Roseville, CA

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Champion Touring Series 2018 Round 1

Round 1

REDEMPTION – NORCAL
March 3-4 2018
209 Raceway
Stockton, CA
Round 1 of CTS3 was also the Inaugural Opening for Rise Up Hobbytown in Palm Desert. This facility had a full service hobbyshop and brand new CRC Black carpet. Entries were light for round 1 but, quality of compettion was solid bringing racers from up and down California.

For Modified Touring, it was Team Xray driver JJ Wang who showed a dominant performance clinching the TQ honors and A-main followed by Awesomatix driver Brandon Clements and defending Champion Rick Hohwart.

In 17.5 Touring Spec it was Brandon Clements who left a statement leaving the competition almost two laps down. His Awesomatix TC had excellent rip and corner speed. JD Ramsey came in 2nd and Ryan Cooper (Team Associated) rounded out the top 3.

In USGT Clayton Young from Maryland came to his first CTS race and gave the Cali locals a run for their money in the main. Juan Aveytia led the entire race while TQ Clayton closed the gap then to drive around Juan’s mistake.

In F1, it was Brandon Clements who showed clutch performance with his R1 Wurks powered Roche Rapide F1 taking TQ honors and Clinching the win. His words were, “I set the car down from practice and kept it the same, didn’t really touch anything just drove it hard…” Congrats to Brandon followed by Steve Burgess in 2nd and Chuck Howell in 3rd.

Race Results

Point Standings – Modified TC

Point Standings – 17.5

Point Standings – USGT

Point Standings – F1

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Champion Touring Series 2018 Round 2

Round 2

REDEMPTION – NORCAL
March 3-4 2018
209 Raceway
Stockton, CA
Round 2 of CTS3 complete and once again hosted at 209 Raceway in Stockton Ca. In the Modified division it was RC Veteran and Team AE Driver David “The Gun” Jun who captured the TQ Honors by Top Qualifying over his team mate Randy Caster in Q2 & Q3. From tone to tone Jun’s Reedy Powered TC7.1 showed dominant performance in the main taking the win over Awesomatix Driver Brandon Clements and EJ Evans.In 17.5 TC Spec Awesomatix Driver Brandon Clements piloted his R1 Wurks powered A800 for the 2nd time to win the Main over EJ Evans and Team XRAY Driver Julian Jiminez. Clements leads the points chase for 17.5 TC.In USGT the brothers and two front runners ran away from the field as they led the entire USGT Main. At 2 minutes into the race Ryan George found a opening only to lead over his brother Nick George TQ then with a little bad luck for Ryan from the back marker Nick was able gain the lead taking his first win for the series followed by Ryan George and Team XRAY Driver Julian Jiminez a young rising star.

For F1 Roche Driver Jay Cull showed no slack against his team mate Brandon Clements at 209 Raceway. Jay’s R1 Wurks powered F1 set the fastest lap over the weekend and with a close battle in the main towards the last lap Jay bobble but quickly jumped back in the line to block Clements from sneaking in as they raced toe to toe towards the finish line. Jay Cull would them take the win followed by Brandon Clements and Doug Rebal in third.

Race Results

Point Standings – Modified TC

Point Standings – 17.5

Point Standings – USGT

Point Standings – F1

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