Last years event was awsome, and we are adding more changes to make it even more entertaining!
We should have several top drivers in attendance such as IFMAR World Champion Jared Tebo!
2008 Team Checkpoint Chi-Town Shootout
February 29th – March 2nd / Leisure Hours Raceway / Joliet, IL
Team Checkpoint / Leisure Hours Hobbies & Raceway / R/C Car Magazine
Futaba / Duratrax / J Concepts / Much More / UpGrade RC / Proline / Associated / Kyosho / Parma / Novak / Hot Bodies / Panther
Mod Buggy / Mod Truck / Mod 4WD / 19T Buggy / 19T Truck / 19T 4WD / Brushless – LiPo Truck
RC Pro Series Sanctioned Event:
5 minute qualifiers (total of 4) / 6 minute mains / 8 drivers per main plus 2 bump ups / Brushless – LiPo 15 minute main
Dash for Cash:
After all qualifiers are finished, the top four drivers in each class will race a “special layout”, inverted start, winner take all. 100% of all money raised in the raffle will go towards winnings. Eligible classes are Mod Buggy, Mod Truck and 19T truck. (last years winner took home $120.00)
A team is made up of any four drivers. Each driver can only use one class per team sheet. Entry fee is $4.00 per team. Winning team takes 100% of all entries.
Tough Luck Award:
The last qualifier in each class will receive a one year subscription to R/C Car Magazine.
The Top qualifier in each class will receive a custom Upgrade RC pit mat.
This race has always been known for huge trophies and this year will be no different.
All registered drivers will receive a free event shirt.
Giveaways / Raffles:
Sponsors will be donating a ton of great giveaways. 100% of the money raised from raffles (3 raffle prizes) will go towards Dash for Cash.
Friday February 29 – Open practice
Saturday March 1 – 4 qualifiers / Dash for Cash
Sunday March 2 – All main events w/bump ups
First class $35.00 / Second class $25.00
For more info and entry form check out www.leisurehoursraceway.com