BRCA Mid West Regional 2WD round 5: Coventry Model Car Club 2016 1/10th Off Road Previous Article BRCA 1/10th Off Road Championship Winners 2016 Next Article Howson and Conway crowned 4wd champions…..East of England round 5 2016 at Bowyer-Lowe. After a cloudy start we enjoyed a gorgeous summers day at Coventry Model Car Club venue, our second visit to their new venue. The track layout was fast and flowing. The tyre choice was Schumacher yellow mini spikes, with some also opting to run Ballistic Buggy white spikes. This meeting also wraps up the 2WD regional series for 2016. Qualifying Tom Yardy TQ’d all four rounds of qualifying with his Schumacher KF2, taking over all TQ by 3 seconds.Richie Thorn secured second in round one, racing a Schumacher KF2, followed by Kevin Lee with his PR S1From round two onwards Kevin Lee took second in the round behind Tom, with Kevin Hunt or Richie Thorn taking third. Mike Elliot’s slight tyre failure Individual round scores were as follows. Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 41 Tom Yardy Tom Yardy Tom Yardy Tom Yardy2 Ritchie Thorn Kevin Lee Kevin Lee Kevin Lee3 Kevin Lee Kevin Hunt Ritchie Thorn Kevin Hunt4 Mathew Dodd Chris Lake Mathew Dodd Chris Lake5 Kevin Hunt Richie Thorn Kevin Hunt Ben Pugh6 Kit Jones Mathew Dodd Ben Pugh Mathew Dodd7 Chris Bowater Brett Birch Brett Birch Paul Robinson8 Brett Birch Kit Jones Paul Robinson Kit Jones9 Dean Gibbs Mark Fletcher Mark Fletcher Mark Hancock10 Ben Pugh Ben Pugh Chris Lake Brett Birch With a consistent top 10 in all four rounds the A final line up was as follows. Overall1 Tom Yardy2 Kevin Lee3 Richie Thorn4 Kevin Hunt5 Mathew Dodd6 Chris Lake7 Ben Pugh8 Kit Jones9 Brett Birch10 Paul Robinson A final Leg oneTom Yardy took the leg one win, with Kevin Lee in second and Kevin Hint in third. Fourth was Richie Thorn, followed by Kit Jones, Brett Birch, Mathew Dodd, Chris Lake, Ben Pugh and Paul Robinson. A final Leg two Tom Yardy won leg two, taking the meeting win. Kevin Lee was second in the leg.Penalties were applied to Kevin Hunt and Brett Birch, meaning Mathew Dodd was promoted to third, followed by Richie Thorn, Chris Lake, Kit Jones, Kevin Hunt, Ben Pugh, Brett Birch and Paul Robinson. A final Leg ThreeTom Yardy won leg three, followed by Richie Thorn, Chris Lake, Mathew Dodd, Kit Jones, Ben Pugh, Kevin Hunt, Brett Birch, Paul Robinson and Kevin Lee. Ben, sporting next seasons must have marshalling head wear The A final overall result was as follows:1. Tom Yardy (Schumacher KF2)2. Kevin Lee (PR S1)3. Richie Thorn (Schumacher KF2)4. Mathew Dodd (Schumacher KF2)5. Chris Lake (Schumacher KF2)6. Kevin Hunt (Losi 22)7. Kit Jones (Schumacher KF2)8. Brett Birch (Losi 22)9. Ben Pugh (Kyosho RZ6)10. Paul Robinson (Durango DEX 210F) BQ man was Chris Bowater, followed by Mark Fletcher and Dean Gibbs. Chris Bowater’s Losi 22 Final winnersB Final: Alec SpringerC Final: Tommy HallD Final: Jamie BanksE Final: Jason GreenF Final: Chris ThompsonG Final: Darren FarleyH Final: David WilliamsI Final: Nathan StanmoreJ Final: Jack Grainger …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… The meeting ended with a trophy presentation. The series results were as follows Under 131st Tommy Hall2nd Jamie Hall3rd Zachary Miles Under 13 winners Tommy Hall, Jamie Hall and Zachary Miles Under 161st Ben Pugh2nd Felix De Hamel3rd Craig Parry Under 16’s top 3 V401st Tony Bishop2nd Keith Robertson3rd Brett Birch Paul Robinson presenting region rep Tony Bishop with this V40 winner’s trophy V501st Alec Springer2nd Ken Reith3rd Ian Littley Alec Springer, V50 winner Top F2 Richie ThornTop F3 Chris MuirheadTop F4 Jon SealsTop F5 Nathan Powney Richie Thorn, Chris Muirhead and Nathan Powney collecting their Top Formula trophies. Overall series top 10 1st Tom Yardy2nd Paul Robinson3rd Kevin Hunt4th Kit Jones5th Ritchie Thorn6th Mathew Dodd7th Chris Lake8th Ben Pugh9th Mark Fletcher10th Chris Bowater Overall series Top 3: Tom Yardy, Paul Robinson and Kevin Hunt. Tom Yardy taking home the series shield, for the 13th time A big thank you to Coventry model car club for hosting, and to Tony Bishop and Stuart Whyman for managing the series. 1/10th Off Road, 2wd 2016 Regionals Coventry Previous Article BRCA 1/10th Off Road Championship Winners 2016 Next Article Howson and Conway crowned 4wd champions…..East of England round 5 2016 at Bowyer-Lowe.