UPGRADE / RCiD 2008 Points Series – Round # 5

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“Round # 5 of the UPGRADE / RCiD 2008 Points Series saw another fantastic night of Nitro Buggy action take place, with some fierce competition going on for the Series Champion honours. Round 1 was a great battle between Gavin Newman – Xray 808, Neil Ingram – MBX5R and Marc Christianson – Losi, with Gavin taking the win and the event FTD, 20.35 secs ahead of Neil and Marc one lap down in third. Gary Bui – Xray putting down the fastest lap of the event with a 34.081 seconds. Round 2 had Marc Christianson out in front finishing 4 seconds ahead of Gary Bui – Xray on 13 laps with Neil Ingram taking the number 3 spot with John Chau – Kyosho in fourth and Tim Nicol – MBX5R fifth. Round 3 again had Marc Christianson out in front taking a well deserved hard fought win finishing just 6.74 seconds ahead of Gary Bui with Neil Ingram again in third, Gavin Newman taking fourth with Nathan Tampe – Hyper in fifth, Shaun Rawlings – Xray, John Chau – Kyosho, Paul Baddock – Xray, Kyle Hodges – X1CR and Tom Jones – X1CR rounding out the Top Ten. The overall scores after 3 rounds were Marc Christianson 5 points, Neil Ingram 8 points and Gary Bui 13 points.” Read More… [Source – Tony Knauth @ ocrraceway.com]