Wood & Thurston win at UK 1/8 On Road National Rd3


Last weekend was held the third round of the British National Championship for 1-8 Nitro and 1-8 Electric at the Adur racetrack. The weather was good and the track was well prepared by the local club. The Adur track is the smallest and the most technical of the track in the UK. The lap time were below 15 seconds in practice with Mark Green fastest for Nitro and Alex Thurston with Electric.

Due to heavy overnight rain the track was wet for the practice and the first round of qualifying. Round 2,3 and 4 was dry and at the end of qualifying Serpent’s Mark Green took the TQ in Nitro and his teammate Alex Thurston took the TQ in Electric.

The A Nitro final was won by Tim Wood (Serpent) after a hard race with Mark Green and David Spashett, Tim was help by the fast refueling work by his mechanic Nicola.

A Final Electric was won by Alex Thurston using the latest 977e EVO2 with Gavin Clinch second.