Source: Adam Drake (Facebook)

The first round of the Grass Roots Racing Series was held at the Wild West Raceway in Winchester, California with over 200 entries. Adam Drake (Mugen) would sweep the race by TQing and winning the Open Nitro Buggy, Open Truggy and Open E-buggy classes. In the Open Nitro Truggy final Dean Rock (Tekno) came in second and Felipe Martinez (TLR) completed the podium in third while in the Open Nitro Buggy final Cole Jenson (HB Racing) and Anthony Westergaurd (TLR) rounded out the top 3. In the Open E-buggy finals A.Westergaurd and Miguel Perez (Mugen) rounded out the top 3.