With another large field this class has had great competition all year and this weekend promised to be another tough race. Charles Hastings took the pole ahead of Tom Nelson and Geoff Provo. In the first heat, Hastings and Nelson battled early before Hastings drop out on lap four. Nelson went on to the win with Provo 2nd, Dave Holstein 3rd and Rob Mullaney 4th. Hastings fixed his problem in the first heat, took the lead, and never surrendered it to take the win, Nelson 2nd , Provo 3rd and Roger Cornwall 4th. In the Main, Nelson took the lead from the pole position with Hastings right behind. Nelson ran a strong race and made no mistakes as Hastings could not match the leader's speed. In the end, Nelson took the win, Hastings 2nd, Provo a steady day in 3rd, Cornwall 4th and Rob Mullaney 5th. The top three received the $100/$50/$25 in Sanzaru Bucks.
Race #6 of the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships will mark the end of the summer portion of the 2015 racing season. The tight Sprint track configuration will test all the drivers. The EVO electrics will be the featured GoPro class.
The top drivers this season have been Marcos Ramirez, Richard Hilleman and Matt Cresci. Marcos won the class championship in 2013. Richard won the class last year using good race strategy to take the top honors. This year Matt Cresci has been the driver to beat. Expect to see a tight and competitive race for Round #6..