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Last weekend on 22 July G’s RC Raceway in Shippensburg, PA hosted the final round of the ROAR Region 2 1:10 Series.

Ethan Mackanick was the top qualifier in 2WD Modified Buggy. The weather was unpredictable most of the day with high humidity and a chance of rain. The rain did come for a small period of time after the first qualifier but it was just enough moisture for Ethan to put in his fastest run of the day in round 2 of qualifying. Ethan lead the finals from tone to tone and took the victory with his buggy by more than a lap.

Ethan would like thank Pro-Line Racing and LCRC Raceway for their continued support of his racing program.

Products used by Ethan Mackanick
Kyosho RB6 2wd Buggy
Orion R10 ESC and 7.5 motor
Pro-Line HoleShot(M3), Velocity wheels
Spektrum DX4R Pro radio and Savox servo

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

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LCRC Raceway hosted round 4 of the 2017 Friday Night Lights Series. The weather being humid was in the 90’s during the day and only dropping to 80 in the evening. The turnout was around 89 entries which was great for the last race of the series.

Ethan Mackanick was the top qualifier in Electric 1:8 Buggy. This night was a repeat of his performances in the first three events of the series.

Ethan lead the finals from tone to tone and took the victory in Electric Buggy by more than a lap. This would seal his 1st place finish in the overall series.

Products used by Ethan Mackanick in Buggy:
Mugen Seiki MBX7R Eco Buggy
Tekin RX8 ESC, 2050 T8 motor
Pro-Line SwitchBlade (M3), Velocity Wheels
Spektrum DX4R Pro radio and Hitec servo

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Saturday April 1st was the first event for the 1:8 season in the Northeast at the Adrenalin RC facility in Winchester, VA.  The event gathered 104 entries with outdoor temperatures beginning to reach into the lower sixties.

Ethan entered the event in the 1:8 Nitro Buggy class with his Mugen Seiki MBX7R.  The event held  two rounds of qualifying.

His car in the A-Main was equipped with Pro-Line M4 Fugitive Lites on all four corners. Read the rest of this entry »

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Saturday March 18th was the first event for the 2017 Dog Days of Summer Series at the indoor Bumps and Jumps RC facility in Etters, PA.  The  The event gathered 150 entries on what hopes to be the last day of awakening to snow in the Northeast as shown from the photo that morning.

in 2WD Buggy Ethan Ran Pro-Line Positron Rear and Electron Front Tires

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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 »

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Saturday March 4th was the first race in the ROAR Region 2 tenth scale points series in Winchester, VA at Adrenalin RC.  The unusual weather in the northeast with high temperatures of thirty seven degrees would prove to be a challenge for the drivers. The event gathered 70 entries to battle it out to see who could get traction and maintain the feelings in their throttle fingers.

Ethan entered the event in the two and four wheel drive modified buggy classes.

Both of his buggies were equipped with Pro-Line Transistors in the front and Hole Shot tires in the rear in M4 compounds.

After 3 rounds of qualifying, Ethan would start in the top qualifying position for both classes and complete the sweep of A-Mains, finishing first in both features.   Read the rest of this entry »

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

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Sunday, January 15th was the fifth and final race in the Adrenaline RC fall point series in Winchester, VA.  The indoor facility is capable of running 1:8 electric classes through out the entire fall and winter, which is a first for the region.  The event gathered 91 entries to battle it out for the final event of the series.

Ethan entered the event in the 1:8 Electric Buggy class with his Mugen Seiki MBX7r on Pro-Line M4 Electroshot tires and the Pro-Line Trifecta lexan wing for the entire weekend.  After 2 rounds of qualifying, Ethan would start in the top qualifying position and complete the sweep of double A-mains finishing first in both features.  This would allow him to finish 2nd overall in the 1:8 Electric Buggy class Read the rest of this entry »

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Bumps and Jumps RC hosted the 2016 Christmas classic race over the weekend.  The event had over 140 entries.

Pro-Line’s Jason and Ethan Mackanick would compete in  the Stadium Truck and 4WD Modified Buggy classes respectively.  Jason started 7th on the A-Main grid and would finish 5th after a rough start.  Ethan would start 4th in the A-Main feature and put on a battle for the lead during the first 5-minutes and then falling back to finish 4th.

Ran Pro-Line MC Electrons in Both Stadium Truck and 4WD Mod Buggy

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On July 23rd, racers from the East Coast traveled to the Tiltyard in Dayton, VA for the 2016 East Coast Shoot out presented by Race Ready Products.  With temperatures on tap all weekend for over 100 degrees, it was sure to be a hot one.  The event gathered 127 entries to battle it out for the top spots over the 2 day event.

Ethan entered the event in the 1:8 Nitro Buggy class with his Mugen Seiki MBX7r on Pro-Line X3 LockDown Tires for the entire weekend.  Qual points were the race format and he would put his buggy after three rounds of qualifying on the number three starting position in the A-Main behind Pro-Line teammate, Anthony Mazzarra.  After the 30-minute main, Mazzara and Mackanick would finish in the top two positions on the podium in number one and two respectively. Read the rest of this entry »

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

Saturday, July 9th in Oakland Mills, PA at the LCRC racing facility racers gathered from across the Mid-Atlantic Region to battle it out for the third race in the ROAR Region 2 Mid-Atlantic Series. With 115 entries, Pro-Line drivers in attendance were Ethan Mackanick, Jason Schreffler and Anthony Mazzara.

The first A-main features on tap for the day started out with the double A-mains for the Electric Buggy and Truggy classes. Team Losi’s Anthony Mazzara would finish on the number two podium spot in the 1/8th Electric Buggy class.

The next set of racing would lead into a great start to finish battle for the thirty minutes in the 1/8th Nitro Truggy class between Jason Schreffler and Ethan Mackanick. They would exchange the position for the top spot several times throughout the race and Mackanick was able to gain the advantage through fuel mileage and less stops to keep his Mugen Seiki MBX7TR on Pro-Line Blockades M3 tires while holding off Schreffler for the number one spot.

The final race would be the 1/8th Nitro Buggy class. The duo of Team Losi’s Jason Schreffler and Anthony Mazzara would battle it out with Chad Phillips on the Hot Bodies Racing platform. The three Pro-Line drivers would dominate the podium with Schreffler in first, Phillips in second and Mazzara finishing third.

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