2005 North East Regional Series Results
10th Electric Off Road
York - 20th and 21st August 2005
Another full weekend
of racing at York in fine weather saw Richard Lowe win both 2 and 4
wheel drive championships for 2005.
The York track is a scratch track and the club use the ground and facilities of Wiggington Sports Club. Track building is enthusiastically managed by a number of drivers from the York Club, They were overseen by Graham North who could be seen wearing a variety of appendages throughout the weekend, ranging from his "BQ" hat (which was temporarily awarded to Damien Whittle for the B Final) to a rather neat McFlurry bra.
As with all other regional events, round by round was used as the qualifying method, and Schumacher Minispikes in Yellow and Blue compounds were the tyres used by the majority of drivers.
Phil Studley and Derek Bradby did an excellent job in race control, even making sure that there was a sufficient break on Saturday afternoon to watch the local football derby between Wiggington and Haxby.
Drivers of the weekend were; (Thankfully
we will not be including Vermin and the Road Roller this year!)
Please note that this years Inter-Club at Batley on 4th September has had to be cancelled, the event may be run at an Indoor venue later this year.