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Formula 1 -
Our 2013 Formula One season kicked off ten days before Bernie Ecclestone's version. The temperature in Goring was a little cooler than Melbourne, but the atmosphere was red hot.
We welcomed five new championship contenders to the Barn -
The track promised something for all the chassis -
The Micro Scalextric cars looked full tilt round most of the track, apart from turn 6. As Hannah said more than once "How can that happen?" as her car fell off at 0mph. Andrew and Hannah have been joined by Mike McCann in the Micro camp this season.
Rob was the only racer to use a Super-
After twenty eight fast and furious heats, with mostly Mega-
We also had a G final for the first time in a while, which saw newcomer Caz take a comfortable win over WHO regulars Ollie and Daniel.
The F final was one racer short after Ned felt unwell and headed home with his grand dad. That left Andy Parker with Stephens Lewis and McCann slugging it out. They finished in that order, with Stephen Lewis running Andy close.
Up in the E final, Mike McCann was racing three of our new racers -
The D final saw a big winning score -
It was all Mega-
Andrew was the top Micro Scalextric car of the night. Although he had the pace to
qualify above Mike Dadson and John, he had a disappointing start to the B final and
could not make up the ground on the others. Dave had an incident-
That just left the A final. Having had some lap timing issues during the evening,
four volunteers manually counted to double-
It was a cracking final with the track punishing any over-
At the end of the two minutes, Clive took the win ahead of Robin and Andy -
Congratulations to Clive and to Callum for their medal wins. It looks like it will be an exciting F1 season this year. And some racers may well be dropping this month's score...