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Posts Tagged ‘Electron’

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This past weekend I packed up and headed south with teammate Joe Bornhorst to attend Levi Jackson’s Battle of the Sikest hosted at S&B RC Speedway in South Carolina. After the long 8.5 hour drive down we had arrived to a rather wet track due to all the rain that had hit the area during the past day or so. The pictures of the layout really did not do the track or layout any justice. Levi did a really nice job and made a really fun and flowing layout.

Pro-Line Products used:
M3 Hole Shot, M4 Electron, M3 Fugitive
V2 Velocity Wheels
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READ Posted by: Pro-Line Graphics Team in Factory Team, Race Events

3/4/17  King RC This was our first race of the year and the first since last October. I was a little rusty but got to practice quite a few times before the race started. We ended up getting 3 qualifiers in E-buggy and then they cut nitro back to 2 qualifiers so they could get the show in since they don’t have lights. We didn’t get in a good round for nitro Buggy so I ended up starting 1st in the B-main. Still with no luck I ended up finishing 3rd and not getting the bump. We ended up starting 4th in the A-Main with the E-buggy out of 50 entries in that class. It ended up getting somewhat dark during the main but I still ended up getting a 3rd place finish. All in all the equipment worked great just had a rusty driver. We ended up on M4 Electrons.

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4/28 4/29/17 Badlands Myrtle Beach SC for the Spring Sting. We ran pro Buggy and pro E-buggy. Qualifying didn’t go to bad in pro nitro buggy. We ended up starting 10th in the pro A-main. After the 30-mins was up we ended up finishing 9th. Not bad with the crowd that was there. E-buggy didn’t go as good. Car was good just couldn’t quit making mistakes. With such intense competition, one or two of those and you were out of it. We also ended up on X2 Fugitives for qualifying in both classes. As the night came we ran X3 Fugitives in E-buggy and M4 Fugitives in nitro. I think I could have ran X4 but was scared of the moisture of the night.

Thanks for the support and the awesome tires!

Thanks Mike Webb

READ Posted by: Jessica Kelishes in Factory Team, Race Events

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On the March 4th and 5th I drove an hour west to Topeka, Kansas to race at Jake’s R/C Pro-Am for their annual Shootout. Had an up and down weekend. With it being a small track any bobble was big.

Mod 2WD SC was awesome, took a 2nd, a TQ, 4th, and 10th.
I started 4th in the A-Main. Main went well and finished 2nd.

Equipment used:

B6D – Predator, Electrons M4, Electrons MC, Positrons MC
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READ Posted by: Clint Seitz in Factory Team

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This years April Fool’s Classic was another consecutive year of record entries.  They ended up with 365+ for one of the longest running electric races in the country.

Race held at Murf’s IRCR

I ran the 2WD Mod and 4WD Modified classes.

My Tires of choice were Positron Rears for both cars and Transistor Fronts for 2WD and Electron Fronts for 4WD. Read the rest of this entry »

READ Posted by: Pro-Line Graphics Team in Factory Team, Race Events

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Attend the 1st annual Desert Classic at Hobby Action Raceway.

I raced  2WD Mod Buggy, 2WD Mod Truck, and 4WD Mod Buggy. In the first round of qualifying I had a 18th  in 2WD Buggy, 9th in truck and 7th in 4WD Buggy for the 1st round.

I ran Pro-Line MC Electrons and MC Positrons. Read the rest of this entry »

READ Posted by: CJ Jelin in Factory Team, Race Events

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Continuing to bounce around the state as I attended Speed RC’s Inaugural King of the East race. It was my second 3-day race in a row and my third trophy race in as many weekends. So I was a little tired entering this one but I didn’t want to miss an opportunity to attend a big race that was only 3 hours away.

I Ran the Pro-Line PRO-2 SC Truck with a Flo-Tek Fusion Body and Electron Tires. My Buggy had Pro-Line Positrons

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READ Posted by: Pro-Line Graphics Team in Factory Team, Race Events

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Saturday March 11th was the final big event for 2017 at the indoor Bumps and Jumps RC facility in Etters, PA.  The electric elite challenge proved to live up to its namesake with several features that were getting the best of most of the drivers. The event gathered 142 entries represented from the states of Virginia to New York.

Ethan entered the event in the Two and Four Wheel Drive Modified Buggy classes with three rounds of qualifying.  His car was equipped with Pro-Line Micron tires on all four corners in the MC clay compound.  The 4wd modified buggy class would be up first.  He qualified fourth in the A-Main and at the sound of the tone within half a lap, he would take over the number three spot and begin to real in the Associated cars of Christian Toic and Alex Miller.  The race was on now between the top three cars and after a few mistakes by the competition Ethan was able to take over the number one spot and continue to hold on to it for the rest of the race. Read the rest of this entry »

READ Posted by: Jason Mackanick in Factory Team, Race Events, Videos

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There is no way Beach RC is not world famous for hospitality and giving racers a great time. With a little over 200 entries, the Palmetto Classic was another great example of a well-executed event. Team Pro-Line made up many of those entries and would walk away with great results.

This tight, indoor track featured a more technical style layout, that was had plenty of traction come race day.

The wet and cold clay was ideal the Pro-Line’s MC compound, and was the choice for most team drivers throughout the weekend.  Forward bite was a necessity, and the Pro-Line Positron was a perfect choice for both buggies. Drivers would choose between Electrons, Transistors, and everything in between for the front tires. On the trucks, Electrons were by far the fastest tire.

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READ Posted by: Pro-Line Graphics Team in Factory Team, Race Events

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This past weekend was the annual 2017 Rumble in the Rockies at MHOR Raceway in Aurora Colorado.  This was the second time I’ve ran this race and right off the bat I could tell my perseverance and practice paid off.  We had a great turn out of local racers and even some top names in the hobby.  Kody Numedahl came back out of retirement with his B6d and new B64 running Mod, Nick Wautlet from associated was in attendance along with our home track AE drivers Zeke Ballinger and Dustin Evans running his new AE cars.  TLR also had great representation from out of state Team Manager Kevin Gahan and Team Driver Tanner Denney.  Needless to say competition was at an all time high and I had my work cut out for me.

Travis ran Pro-Line Electrons and Positrons on his Buggy Read the rest of this entry »

READ Posted by: Pro-Line Graphics Team in Factory Team, Race Events

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This past weekend I was able to attend Motorama 2017 where I ran Expert Electric Buggy and Expert 4WD SCT.

To start my weekend off seeding did not really goes as planned. I struggled with my cars trying to find a comfortable set up that would still handle the track conditions but still be comfortable to drive. With the first qualifier following the seeding practice round my comfort started to improve but was still having some issues.

Ran Pro-Line Fugitive Lites on my E-Buggy

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READ Posted by: Pro-Line Graphics Team in Factory Team, Race Events