XB808 Wins Swiss Championship R5

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XB808 Wins Swiss Championship R5

Xray reports – “The fifth Swiss Championship took place on July 18/19 in Oberbüren with 99 drivers (36 Experts, 63 Amateurs). The weather forecast was very bad, with only on Sunday having a little hope for a dry day. On Saturday morning it was very wet and there was a bit of rain now and again. Because of this there were no practice sessions and the first qualification heat started late in the afternoon. Knowing this track well and having prepared a good setup, I was able to win the first round with 9 seconds to spare. I chose a hard clutch spring and shorter gearing with a 15T clutch bell, and on the very muddy track I lost almost no time even though the car got heavier with every lap. I also tried the overdrive in front for the first time and liked it a lot in the tight corners.” Read More… [Source – teamxray.com]