The 5th RD of Swiss Nats was held on the carpet track of MRCP club in Obernau. The track was wet this weekend and very slippery to drive. Nico and his brother Florian Schmid drove the classes 4WD and 2WD Buggy
Nico set the Pace in the Qualis with his XB4 16 and took the TQ in front of his brother Florian. In the Mains Nico won all 3 Rounds and won the Race before Philipp Jeisy in second and Florian Schmid as 3rd rounded out the podium. Nico Schmid won the 4th Race in a row and is the new Swiss Champion 2016 in 4WD Modified, Florian Schmid is with the Overall 5th Place the new Junior Champion 2016 in 4WD Modified.
Florian Schmid set the pace in the Qualis in very wet conditions with his XB2 Dirt. Of the very slippery Dirt version of the car worked the best on this track and Florian took the TQ. Nico drove the Carpet Edition and ended up in second place after the Qualis. In the mains Florian made too many mistakes and finished second. Nico rounded out the podium with the 3rd Place. Nico is the new Vice Champion 2016 in 2WD Modified.
Florian is with the Overall 5th Place the new Junior Champion 2016 in 2WD Modified.
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Classification 4WD 5th Round of Swiss Nats
1. Nico Schmid - XRAY XB4
2. Philip Jeisy - XRAY XB4
3. Florian Schmid - XRAY XB4
4. Michel Buschor - XRAY XB4
5. Tobias Tönz - XRAY XB4
6. Daniel Caviezel 7. Patrick Haltiner - XRAY XB4
8. Martin Müller 9. Roland Götte - XRAY XB4
10. Martin Weidmann - XRAY XB4