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Picture by David Ronnefalk
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Carpet race on VBC Slicks tire.

This weekend some of Team XRAY Sweden drivers were racing on TMK Raceway on club race cup round 1. Kennie Ekenstierna, Henrik Nilsson from Team Minicars and some locals XRAY team members. In 2WD there was very strong field with big name as David Ronnefalk and some great drivers and some fast locals. After practice Henrik had fastest time followed by Ronnefalk and Kennie.

Qualification saw Kennie TQ round 1 and Henrik second. In round 2 Henrik TQ and hade better time than Kennie and Henrik was overall TQ and Kennie second.

A-final saw 4 XRAY XB4 2WD line up of 8.

Henrik started from position 1 and hade some pressure from Ronnefalk in then first minutes but Ronnefalk made a small mistake and Henrik never looked back and won final 1. Kennie finished 3rd.

In final 2 all looked good for Henrik with good lead but 3min in the race he made some easy mistake and dropped back to third and finished 3 seconds behind Ronnefalk who won and Kennie finished 4th.

In final 3rd Henrik had to go for win to win overall, started out good and had the lead but hard pressure from Ronnefalk made Henrik to make a mistake and Ronnefalk never looked back. Henrik made some more mistakes and Kennie checked in for second.

Final results:

1. David Ronnefalk
2. Henrik Nilsson TQ - XRAY XB4 2WD
3. Kennie Ekenstierna - XRAY XB4 2WD

4. David Hassel
5. Niclas Brunsberg - XRAY XB4 2WD
6. Marten Kellgren - XRAY XB4 2WD

7. Marcus Sandberg
8. Erik Mansson