The annual Colonel’s Winter Classic took place in Savannah, Georgia this past weekend with 260+ entries. With 30 racers in 2wd Mod Buggy, it proved to be one of the most exciting classes of the weekend. At the sound of the A-Main tone Viesins, Melton, and Hanna took off wheels spinning. With in a lap or two, Viesins and Hanna were able to make a move into the 1 and 2 spot. They battled the whole 10 min race trading places with each other. Hanna was able to get into the lead. The racing got exciting with Viesins last minute charge to try and take the lead, but fell short. Tekin’s Griffin Hanna would go on to win with Viesins second, and Tim Smith third.
Carrying on the Tekin team victories was John Michael McGinty who dominated the Pro 1/8 E-Buggy class. McGinty set the pace in qualifying by taking TQ, and ran a near flawless A-Main, leading start to finish for the win.