Deadman Jail Door 4 hr. Enduro
August 29, 2009
Slot Car Racing - SoCal  > Deadman Jail Door 4 hr. Enduro
BPR Flat track
image

The Deadman Jaildoor Enduro poster created by Kathy Mitome takes us back to the 60's. Thanks Flygirl.


image

Phil Nyland holds the trophy to be awarded later today. Phil designed and made this trophy himself.


image

Phil's expert machining skills were used to create this great looking trophy.


image

Thanks Phil for this great looking Jail Door Enduro trophy!


image

Early Saturday morning August 29th 2009, John Cukras, Jeff Bell, Terry Schmid, Dale Yamashita take some practice laps as Phil Nyland and Bryan Warmack look on.


image

The tech inspection process begins. Herman James signs his team poster. Kathy Mitome created a special poster for each team member who participated.


image

Racers get some last minute practice laps before tech inspection closes.


image

Here's the 13 cars entered for today's 4 hour Jail Door enduro on the BPR Flat track.


image

"Racing Warriors" team members: Chris Yamashita, Kyle Matthes, Brendan Aguirre. Chassis by Paul Sterrett


image

Team Indians: Oscar Morales, Jay Henry, Craig Williamson, Dennis Samson. Truescale McLaren Mk 1


image

Chassis by Dennis Samson


image

Team Rolling Hills: Keith Tanaka, Roger Uusitalo, Eddie Shorer, Mike Brannian


image

Chassis by Keith Tanaka


image

Team Acme: Phil Nyland, Dale Yamashita, Mill Conroy


image

Chassis by Tore Anderson. Umm, I believe this car weighs 115 grams not 150 grams!


image

Team Who: Mike Aguirre, Tim Hould, Doug Matthes


image

Another Paul Sterrett chassis which weighs about 108 grams


image

Team Who 2: Rick Salvino, Terry Schmid, Robert Park, John Sinz


image

Would you believe another Paul Sterrett chassis


image

Big Boys and their Toys: Jonathan Forsyth, Steve Forsyth, Tim Neja


image

Chassis by Bryan Warmack


image

Team Boola: Bryan Warmack, Tore Anderson, Josh Bauer


image

Chassis by Bryan Warmack


image

Team Zombie: Nesta Szabo, Jeff Easterly, Ron Kiyomura, Jeff Bell


image

Chassis by Ron Kiyomura


image

Team 60's HasBeens: Paul Sterrett, John "the Jet" Cukras, Lee Hines


image

Chassis by Paul Sterrett


image

Team Guns for Hire: Herman James, George Russell, Ron Southern


image

Chassis by Herman James


image

Team Cort (Roadrunners): Barney Poynor, Bob Crane, Craig Correia


image

Chassis by Jeff Easterly


image

The Good, the Bad, the Ugly and the Hangman: Duran Trujillo, Fred Hood, Dave Larsen, Victor Ferguson


image

Chassis by Dave "the Vitter" Larsen


image

Dennis Samson and Mill Conroy performed tech inspection


image

Concours podium: L-R, Dale Yamashita 2nd, Bryan Warmack (Noose body) 1st, Dennis Samson 3rd


image

Dale Yamashita's 2nd place Concours entry. Truescale Lotus 40 body.


image

Bryan Warmack's winning Concours entry. Noose painted this concours winner. Truescale Lola T70 body.


image

Just another typical great Noose paint job!


image

Dennis Samson's 3rd place Concours entry. This is a new McLaren Mk 1 body from Truescale.


image

Deadman Jail Door 4 Hour Enduro racers gather in front of Buena Park Raceway for this group picture. Is someone missing?


image

Hey kids, you're late for the group photo. Oh well, I guess you do need to eat lunch.


image

Fortunately, we can "photoshop" the missing kids into the group photo!


image

Team Boola: L-R, Bryan Warmack, John Tore Anderson, Josh Bauer


image

Team Guns for Hire: L-R, Ron Southern, Herman James, George Russell


image

Team Who: L-R, Tim Hould, Mike Aguirre, Doug Matthes. Hey, Team Who, you haven't won the race yet!


image

Team Indians: L-R, Oscar Morales, Craig Williamson, Dennis Samson, Jay Henry


image

Team Big Boys & their Toys: L-R, Tim Neja, Jonathan Forsyth, Steve Forsyth


image

Team Cort (Roadrunners): L-R, Craig Correia, Barney Poynor, Bob Crane


image

Team 60's HasBeens: L-R, John Cukras, Paul Sterrett, Lee Hines. That's one proud team!


image

Team Rolling Hills: L-R, Keith Tanaka, Eddie Shorer, Roger Uusitalo, Mike Brannian. In the tradition of the 60's, this team will have fun chasing the front runners.


image

Team Who II: L-R, Robert Park, Rick Salvino, Terry Schmid


image

Team the Good, the Bad, the Ugly and the Hangman: L-R, Duran Trujillo, Fred Hood, Dave Larsen, Victor Ferguson


image

Team Racing Warriors: L-R, Chris Yamashita, Brendan Aguirre, Kyle Matthes. Typical kids these days, just fooling around.


image

Team Acme: L-R, Dale Yamashita, Mill Conroy, Phil Nyland


image

Team Zombie: L-R, Nesta Szabo, Jeff Easterly, Ron Kiyomura, Jeff Bell. I'm not sure what Nesta's up to?


image

John Sinz stands between Robert Park and Terry Schmid. John joined Team Who II as a stand-in racer. Good racing John!


image

Paul Sterrett explains the turn marshalling procedure for the Enduro.


image

Kathy Mitome (Flygirl) records some video as Mill Conroy explains the race rules for today's 4 hour enduro.


image

Mill, a big thank you for your hard work in promoting/organizing this first Jail Door enduro.


image

Jail Door cars line up for the start of the 4 hr. enduro on the BPR Flat track. There's 5 sitout teams waiting their turn.


image

The first heat of the 4 hour enduro is about to start: L-R, Dave Larsen, Herman James, Jonathan Forsyth, Duran Trujillo, Brendan and Mike Aguirre, Doug Matthes, Mike Brannian, Terry Schmid, Bryan Warmack, Paul Sterrett


image

The next 15 minute heat is under way. L-R, Jonathan Forsyth, Chris Yamashita, Ron Southern, Roger Uusitalo, Fred Hood, Tore Anderson, Tim Hould and Paul Sterrett as Mike Aguirre turn marshalls the lead on turn.


image

The view from the finger turn. That's George Russell at the left turn marshalling.


image

Jeff Easterly on the left turn marshalls the finger turn.


image

A video clip of some racing action in heat 2


image



image

The next 15 minute heat: L-R, Eddie Shorer, Bryan Warmack, Chris Yamashita, Lee Hines, Tim Neja, Jeff Easterly, Herman James, Craig Correia


image

L-R, Tore Anderson, Paul Sterrett, Mike Brannian, Nesta Szabo, Kyle Matthes, Barney Poynor, Steve Forsyth, Dennis Samson in the next heat.


image

Next heat: L-R, John Cukras, Jeff Bell, Josh Bauer, Bob Crane, Roger Uusitalo, Craig Williamson, Brendan Aguirre, Dale Yamashita


image

Yet another heat: L-R, Robert Park sneaking a hot dog, Dennis Samson, Dale Yamashita, Bob Crane, Terry Schmid, Nesta Szabo, Doug Matthes, John Cukras, Dave Larsen


image

L-R, Doug Matthes, Victor Ferguson, Robert Park, Herman James, Dale Yamashita, Tim Neja, Jay Henry, Kyle Matthes


image



image

Paul Sterrett race directs another heat.


image

Mill Conroy race directs the next heat: L-R, Duran Trujillo, Ron Southern, Tim Hould, Steve Forsyth, Terry Schmid, Chris Yamashita, Phil Nyland, Eddie Shorer


image

Lee Hines on the right joins in the fun.


image

Ron Kiyomura, George Russell and Bob Crane have a go during their heat.


image

Yet another heat.


image



image

L-R, Oscar Morales, Dale Yamashita, Craig Correia, John Sinz, Nesta Szabo, Mike Aguirre, Paul Sterrett, Victor Ferguson


image

Fred Hood, Jeff Bell and Herman James go at it.


image



image

Plenty of 15 minute heats for each team racer.


image

This is the 2009 version of enduro turn marshalling. Quite different from the 60's when we were in our teens!


image

John Cukras on the left and Dale Yamashita turn marshal the donut.


image

Team members and onlookers observe the racing action.


image

Mill Conroy joins in the fun. In the background behind Tim Neja and Dennis Samson stands Steve Bogut. Hey, Steve, any interest in racing retro cars?


image

First and second half of Enduro race. Top team total was Team Boola 2508 laps, 2nd was Team Acme with 2489 laps and 3rd was Team Who with 2460 laps


image

3rd Place Team was Team Who: L-R, Doug Matthes, Tim Hould, Brendan Aguirre (receives plaque for his father Mike).


image

2nd place team, Team Acme: L-R, Mill Conroy, Dale Yamashita, Phil Nyland


image

The winning team for the Deadman Jaildoor Enduro is Team Boola: L-R, Bryan Warmack, Josh Bauer, John Tore Anderson


image

The podium cars: L-R, Team Acme 2nd, Team Boola 1st, Oops that's the wrong car on the right (it should be Team Who's car).


image

Podium cars: L-R, Team Acme, Team Boola, car on the right is not Team Who's car, but is identical to this Paul Sterrett car raced by Team Who II).


image

Team Boola's winning car. This car also won Concours (body by Noose). Total car weight: 118 grams


image

Bryan Warmack built this winning car.


image



image



image



image

Falcon 2 "handout" motor


image

8/30 gear ratio. That's a "pink" Parma crown gear dyed black by Tore Anderson.


image

2nd place car: Team Acme


image

Tore Anderson built this car. Total car weight: 115 grams


image



image



image



image

Rear tires are JK foam on Alpha wheels.


image

9/30 gear ratio


image

3rd place car: Team Who.


image

Paul Sterrett built this car.


image



image



image



image



image

8/32 gear ratio