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    Race #4 Premier ROCKSTAR Winter Off-Road Series

    12:00 PM-11:00 PM
    01/15/2016
    Premier RC Raceways - Portland Oregon
    5210 NE Columbia Blvd, Portland, Oregon, United States
    Portland's most successful off-road series is back in full force at Premier R/C Raceway starting November 13th!History:The ROCKSTAR Short Course Series was first started by Kyosho America/Team Orion USA Team Manager Joe Pillars, ROCKSTAR's Joey Lancaster, & Portland R/C Raceway's Owner Jim Dunlap 6 years ago. This Friday night series brought out many of the best Short Course racers from all around the North-West which produced countless epic battles and great times!Last Year:After a 3-year break, Kyosho America/Team Orion USA Team Manager Joe Pillars & Premier R/C Raceway's Owner Bruce Lawson brought back this fun and competitive series.The series will once again be held on Friday nights with the track open from 12:00pm to 6:45pm for practice with racing starting right at 7:00pm. The race entry will be $15.00 per class. This will be a 6 race series with 2 throw outs. 1 bonus point will be awarded for TQ.We will run 2 5-Minute Qualifiers, 5-Minute Bump-Ups and Single 5-Minute A-Mains to help finish at a decent hour. We will resort after the first round of qualifying to allow for better racing. The top 6 drivers after qualifying is complete will go straight into the A-Main with a 2 car bump in the lower mains.This just in! I am very excited to announce that AKA has just joined our ROCKSTAR Winter Off-Road Series this year as the Slick Handout Tire for all Buggy Classes! Premier will be offering these handout tires at a Special Series Price during each Friday night of the ROCKSTAR Series!*No off-road foam or pin tires allowedSeries Classes:1. Novice2. Stock Buggy (17.5 Motor / 0-Timing & 0-Boost Mode)3. 13.5 Stadium Truck4. 2wd Modified Buggy5. 4wd Modified Buggy6. Pro 27. Pro 4Series Race Schedule:1 - November 13th2 - December 11th3 - January 1st4 - January 15th5 - February 5th6 - February 26thSeries Points System:1 Point for TQ1st Place - 502nd Place - 493rd Place - 484th Place - 475th Place - 46 and so on…Awards will be given out to the Top 10 in each class at the end of the Series. You must race at least 4 races to qualify for the overall awards!