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See: Kyosho America

The 7th Annual Northwest Invitational was held this past weekend at Cottage Grove R/C Raceway in Cottage Grove, Oregon. Located just 2 hours south of Portland, this first class off-road facility includes a fully stocked hobby shop, spacious pit areas, along with a hi-traction clay off-road track.

Invitational 2wd Modified Buggy:

In the Invitational 2wd Modified Buggy class, the overall Championship would come down to the 8th and final round of racing between Kyosho America teammates Chris Jarosz & Tanner Day. Jarosz would go onto run a flawless race to take the heat Win and the overall Championship. Day would finish just 1 point away from the overall Win to finish 2nd. Kyosho America’s Matt Chambers would complete the Kyosho podium sweep by finishing 3rd overall.

Invitational 2wd Modified Buggy Top 10 Overall:

  1. Chris Jarosz (6pts) – Kyosho RB6.6
  2. Tanner Day (7pts) – Kyosho RB6.6
  3. Matt Chambers (9pts) – Kyosho RB6.6
  4. Zack Rogers (12pts) – Kyosho RB6.6
  5. Jack Ingberg (13pts) – AE
  6. Joe Pillars (13pts) – Kyosho RB6.6
  7. Evan Overmars (15pts) – Kyosho RB6.6
  8. Elijah Gibbs (16pts) – Kyosho RB6.6
  9. Jackson Andres (17pts) – Kyosho RB6.6
  10. Jamie Hanlon (17pts) – AE

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2wd Modified Buggy

In the 2wd Modified Buggy class, Kyosho America Team Manager Joe Pillars would go onto TQ Rounds #3 & #4 of qualifying to take the overall TQ honors. Pillars went onto Win A-Mains #1 & #3 to take the overall Championship for the weekend with his RB6.6! Kyosho America’s Chris Jarosz & Zack Rogers would tie on points for 2nd place. After the tie-breaker of laps and times were added together, it was Jarosz taking 2nd by 4-seconds over teammate Rogers to complete another Kyosho podium sweep.

2wd Modified Buggy Top 3 Overall:

  1. Joe Pillars (TQ) – Kyosho RB6.6
  2. Chris Jarosz – Kyosho RB6.6
  3. Zack Rogers – Kyosho RB6.6

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4wd Modified Buggy

In the 4wd Modified Buggy class, Kyosho America’s Tanner Day would dominate qualifying to take the overall TQ. Day would go onto take the Wins in A-Mains #1 & #2 and wrap up the overall Championship early. Kyosho America’s Jackson Andres would put in a great effort to finish 2nd overall.

4wd Modified Buggy Top 3 Overall:

  1. Tanner Day (TQ) – Kyosho ZX6.6
  2. Jackson Andres – Kyosho ZX6.6
  3. Jack Leighan – AE

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2wd Modified Short Course

In the 2wd Modified Short Course class, Kyosho America’s Matt Chambers would take the overall TQ. Chambers then went onto take the Wins in A-Mains #1 & #2 and take the overall Championship.

2wd Modified Short Course Top 3 Overall:

  1. Matt Chambers (TQ) – Kyosho SC6
  2. Jack Ingberg – AE
  3. Jack Leighan – AE