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Kyosho's Jesse Munn takes 2 @ North-West Buggy Champs!
 
 
Race Report By Kyosho Team Driver Jesse Munn:
This past weekend I competed in the North-West Buggy Championships in Pasco, Washington. It was a 2 day event with Friday being a practice day and Saturday consisting of 3 rounds of qualifying with the qual points format, then triple A-Mains for electric and a 20 minute nitro main in the evening.

While the overall turnout was a little less than expected, the quality of drivers in attendance was great and the racing was intense! Still a long day with open practice starting at 7:00am Saturday and the last mains at 10:30pm. Then a 4 1/2 hour drive home put me in bed at 3:30 Sunday morning!

4wd Modified Buggy 
I TQ'd both of the first 2 rounds to secure the overall top qualifier position without having to run the 3rd round. In the triple A Mains I went 3,1,1 to take the overall win! The Kyosho Lazer ZX5-SP was great! Here is the overall finish order:
                                     
                                       
4wd Modified Buggy Top 5 Overall:
         Driver                   Car Manufacturer
1. Jesse Munn (TQ)  Kyosho Lazer ZX5-SP
2. Mikey Hudson            
3. John Walentia            
4. Thomas Tran         Kyosho Lazer ZX5-SP
5. Taylor Wonders    Kyosho Lazer ZX5-SP



 
 
 
 
1/8 Nitro Buggy
In this class I also TQ'd the first 2 rounds of qualifying to wrap up the overall TQ. In the 20 minute main I led every single lap and won by about 16 seconds over local racer Darren Shank and TLR's Darren Hill. The MP9 TKI3 was awesome all weekend.
                                                                       
1/8 Nitro Buggy Top 5 Overall:
         Driver                 Car Manufacturer
1. Jesse Munn (TQ)   Kyosho MP9 TKI3
2. Darren Shank         Kyosho MP9 TKI3

3. Darren Hill
4. Evan Adams
5. Dustin Denton