Rnd 3 Clows Top 25/26th May By Brennan Ralls



“Is this a mobile grass mud monster? No its Brennan Ralls’s OS Speed Powered Xray 808 that took 5th place in the A-main at this weekends BRCA National. This last weekend was the Rally X 2 day national which this year was held at Clows Top nr Kidderminster. The surface was grass which had been prepped with mortar bombs so was a little rough even before the cars had hit the track. The design was very open & fast with good use of the adverse corners which could gain or lose alot of time. With rain forcast all weekend it would now be 3 nationals in a row of wet weather so giving us all lots of work cleaning. After a nice warm room at the hotel headed for the track on sunday, it was already raining which did not improve people’s thought on the track either which was not perfect for a national but what we all had to deal with, its also not fair to moan as the organisers put in alot of work to get the meeting going so thanks to them. For practice & the super long grass no brakes were required as the grass stopped the car as soon as the power was lifted. For me the 808 seemed well balanced & the remainder of the team all coming to the same conclusion for changes to improve on tyre choice” Read More… [Source – piraterc.com]