Source: Jamie Grayek (Facebook)

The Barnstormers season opener race was held at the Barnstormers raceway in Chester, New York, attracting 54 entries. Jamie Grayek (Team Associated/Bullitt Engines/Pro-Line Racing) was the man to beat in the Nitro Buggy and E-buggy classes. Bryan Kata (Mugen Seiki) came in second in both classes while Michael Furnari (Team Associated/Bullitt Engines/Pro-Line Racing) and Pat Macdowall (HB Racing/JConcepts) rounded out the top 3 results in Nitro Buggy and E-buggy respectively.