LeMans Coupe/NASCAR, King track
April 20, 2008
Slot Car Racing - SoCal  > LeMans Coupe/NASCAR, King track
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SoCal D3 LeMans Coupe race field (15 of 16 entries shown here)


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Since these are the same cars (chassis) raced last weekend in the Can Am races, refer to the last race report for chassis photos.


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SoCal D3 LeMans Coupe concours podium, L-R Dale Yamashita 1st, Dennis Samson 2nd, Lee Hines 3rd


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Dale Yamashita's Lola Coupe wins top honors today.


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Dennis Samsons' Mirage was a close 2nd (The final judging was a toss-up as far as Dale or Dennis winning).


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Lee Hines' Noose painted body was 3rd. Due to some body damage (not seen in this view) Lee's entry would have scored higher.


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SoCal D3 LeMans Coupe qualifying results. Congrats to Kyle Matthes for his first TQ (4.293 sec.). Great TQ Kyle!


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The LeMans Coupe "B" Main cars are ready to race!


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SoCal D3 LeMans Coupe "B" Main racers, L-R, Lee Hines, Dennis Samson, Gavin Aguirre, John Sinz, Brendan "Zero" Aguirre, Oscar Morales, Mike "Who" Aguirre (Keith Tanaka - out of sight)


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SoCal D3 LeMans Coupe "B" Main podium, Dennis Samson 2nd, Mike "Who" Aguirre 1st, Brendan "Zero" Aguirre 3rd. Congrats to Mike and Brendan on their "father and son" podium finish.


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SoCal D3 LeMans Coupe "B" Main race results. Congrats to Mike "Who" Aguirre on his win with son Brendan ("Zero") finishing 3rd. Dennis Samson had a good race finishing 2nd.


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SoCal D3 LeMans Coupe "A" Main cars ready to jet again!


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SoCal D3 LeMans Coupe "A" Main racers, L-R, John Cukras, Mike Steube, Mike Aguirre, Paul Sterrett, Pete Zimmerman, Tim Hould, Kyle Matthes, Doug Matthes, Dale Yamashita


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SoCal D3 LeMans Coupe "A" Main podium, L-R, Mike Steube 2nd, Doug Matthes 1st, Paul Sterrett 3rd.


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SoCal D3 LeMans Coupe "A" Main race results. Congrats to Doug Matthes on his win today. Mike Steube and Paul Sterrett were a close 2nd and 3rd. Doug and Mike's lap totals were identical to last week's Can Am race totals.


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LeMans Coupe "A" Main podium cars, L-R, Mike Steube, Doug Matthes, Paul Sterrett


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This is the same Steube chassis Mike drove in last week's Can Am race. Note the damaged/misaligned side pans


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After a hard crash, Mike's chassis sustained heavy damage to front side pan attachment. The side pans were completely loose, but the car still handled very well!


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Doug's winning chassis. This is the same Matthes chassis Doug drove to win last week's Can Am race. Doug posted an identical winning lap total of 312 laps.


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Paul Sterrett's 3rd place chassis. This is the same Sterrett chassis Paul drove last week ending up 2nd in the Can Am.