Go Back  R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Racing Forum
Las Vegas HobbyTown Race With My TL-01 >

Las Vegas HobbyTown Race With My TL-01

Las Vegas HobbyTown Race With My TL-01

Old 09-15-2001, 04:20 PM
  #1  
Tech Apprentice
Thread Starter
 
Tamiya702's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Posts: 66
Default Las Vegas HobbyTown Race With My TL-01

I raced my TL-01 last night under the lights and it went VERY well! EVERYONE in stock class was running a TC3. I was using a Reedy MVP Plus in my TL-01. Everyone at the track kept commenting on my car saying how quick and nice it was.

Practice - My car was right behind the nitros the whole time and i was one of the fastest electic cars on the track. This guy i met there had a TC3 with a 19t and i smoked him on straight aways and he caught up on turns. I wreck on the stright away becasue someone clipped my quarter panel and i spun around flipped over and my battery flew cleanly out and slide across the track! My chassis just kept tumbling to a stop. My shrink wrap was all janky afterwards.

Heat 1 - My car was one of the fastest cars in Sportsman Stock. It was a very competitive race and i was in the middle of the pack...i kept my distance between the leaders until they wrecked then i'd floor it and hold my lead. I had one wreck and the marshall was to slow so i finished 3rd.

Heat 2 - It was like the first heat but ALOT more wrecks. I got caught in 3 pile ups and the marshall stepped on my car so i finished 3rd again

A-Main - This was one VERY hard race. Everyone was using their best electronics. Everyone kept wrecking in in the first 3 or 4 laps and i got caught up in 4-5 piles ups. I was in the middle/rear of the pack to whole time so the leads lapped me and were VERY fast. I eventually took advantage of the leaders mistakes and worked my way up from 8th places up to 5th and finished the race. I picked up my car and my CLK DTM body had paint flaking off on the front and i have a bent chassis.

It was a very fun race and i'll take pics later!
Tamiya702 is offline  

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell or Share My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2023 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.