Report 7th August 2017
Tonights meeting was kindly sponsored by JAKS BAR & STEAK HOUSE
Spectators were entertained by fast competitive racing throughout Monday evenings Jaks sponsored stock car meeting.
1ST CHOICE WINDOWS MINISTOX.
#777 Jake Hooper having turned 10 years old last week joined the grid with our regular Ministox drivers. #25 Pemma Nissanka led each race, chased hard by the following pack. #51 Ted Davis recorded victories in races 1 and 2. Pemma Nissanka led race 3 until #17 Harry Watson managed to get better drive out of the last bend winning by a few inches at the finish line. Jake Hooper completed all races gaining valuable experience in this well presented green Mini. The Jaks Bar trophies were presented to :- 1st Harry Watson, 2nd Ted Davis, 3rd Pemma Nissanka, who also received the Ministox whites and yellows trophy.
MANN CONSTRUCTION FORMULA 2s.
The Formula 2 s were back and so was #358 Mark Hargreaves for this meeting, the racing was good and close, race 1 saw the lead change 3 times in one lap as #7 Kevin Hooper, #503 David Sutcliffe and #164 Dougie Kinrade all led. Dougie won closely followed by Kevin Hooper and David Sutcliffe. Kevin then claimed wins in races 2 and 3, and the meeting overall with Dougie Kinrade 2nd and David Sutcliffe 3rd.
ONCHAN RACEWAY PRODUCTION RODS.
#10 Mike Craine made his season debut in a Ford Focus, the recent re grading changed complexion of the races, #537 Tina Quayle and #22 Nick Ford both led race 1 until #77 Robert Hooper took control as the lap boards were shown. Tina Quayle led all but the last few inches of race 2, Robert Hooper just getting ahead at the finish line. Tina Quayle raced to victory in race 3, building a good lead while the other 8 drivers fought for positions. The Jak’s bar trophies were awarded to :- 1st Robert Hooper, 2nd Tina Quayle, 3rd #28 India Cowin. Tina Quayle was also presented with the Victory Lane Ladies trophy.
A&J QUALITY BUTCHERS BANGERS.
#41 Chris Smith made his track debut racing a BMW in the Bangers, a pile up and track blockage on the first lap resulted in a complete restart of race 1. Chris Smith led the first 4 laps until #26 Jason Collister sped past to win ahead of #18 Grant Crellin and #188 Ashley Harrison. Jason Collister made it a hat trick of wins also taking the chequered flag in races 2 and 3. #52 James Griffiths put up good opposition in race 3 but finally settled for 2nd. The Jak’s Bar trophies were presented to :- 1st Jason Collister, 2nd James Griffiths, 3rd Ashley Harrisson.
The next meeting at Onchan Raceway will be on Monday 14th August, start time 7.30pm.