Fastest Qualifier: Josh Krauss (24.831)
1st Joshua Tuffs
2nd Alex Kuznik
3rd Zhiqian Peng
1st Josh Krauss
2nd Ian Enz
3rd Charles Eichlin
For the first time in DC Comic’s history, Batman – the world’s most popular DC Super Hero – is now an all-new, live-action arena spectactular which is taking the world by storm. BATMAN LIVE is a 15 million dollar stage production with an original story featuring a 43 strong cast of actors and circus trained acrobats, a 3D Gotham City landscape, a bespoke symphonic score, custom-built state-of-the-art stage, a 100 foot bat-shaped LED video wall, pyrotechnics and the impressive Batmobile, designed especially for the show by legendary racing car designer Professor Gordon Murray.
COMING TO HONDA CENTER – September 5-9, 2012
Are you fast enough? Have the fastest lap the week of Monday August 13th through Sunday August 19th and win tickets to see BATMAN LIVE at Honda Center. K1 Speed in collaboration with the Honda Center will be giving away 4 plaza-level tickets ($79 value per ticket) for the Grand Prize “Fastest Lap” winner and 8 terrace-level tickets (four pairs – $49 value per ticket) for “Fastest Lap” runners-up (placing 2nd through 5th in overall standings). “Fastest Lap” promotion will run from August 13-19th at all five Southern California locations. (Anaheim, Carlsbad, Irvine, Ontario, Torrance).
K1 Speed in collaboration with Honda Center will be giving away 2 plaza-level tickets ($79 value per ticket), as well as four terrace-level tickets (two pairs – $49 value per ticket) as part of ENTER-TO-WIN contest. BATMAN KNIGHT will take place on Sunday August 26 at K1 Speed Anaheim starting at 3pm-7pm. Fans will be encouraged to attend BATMAN KNIGHT in costume (i.e. Batman, Joker, Poison Ivy, The Penguin, The Riddler, Two Face, etc). Other BATMAN LIVE memorabilia prizes also to be given away throughout the evening. Customers attending BATMAN KNIGHT in costume will receive special discount racing, $8 off your race, from 3pm-7pm the day of the event.
We have teamed up with our friends at RedBull who are looking for the top kart racer in the US, not just that, this year RedBull is flying the Top 3 racers to Austin, TX to compete in the National Final!
5 Southern California qualifying locations
CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS – http://www.redbullusa.com/kartfight
Fastest Qualifying Lap: Justin Tolman(24.542)
C Main(Slowest Qualfiers):
- Great race with a number of brand new drivers who performed very well.
2. Ivan Maric
3. Todd Carroll
- Chuck Gentile passed to take the lead early in the race.
- Daniel Hinton made several passed to move up in the pack
- A great battle for first with a very close fiish.
1. Chuck Gentile
2. Michael Dozier
3. Daniel Hinton
A Main(Fstest Qualifiers):
- Lots of position changin in the front of the pack.
- 5 karts all battled closely for a podium finish.
- Charles Eichlin made a good pass on lap 5 to move into 2nd place.
- Xando Miller qualified for the A Main and raced very well even though it was his first time at K1 Speed.
1. Justin Tolman
2. Charles Eichlin
3. Andrew Lemons
We look forward to seeing you all at next months Challenge GP!
Check out this YouTube video of the Grand Prix, A-Main, Picture in Picture
Carlsbad native, Jon Simms, ran his 1,400th race on Wednesday at K1 Speed Carlsbad. Jon of course, was pretty excited and is pictured here wearing #14 in the #14 kart which also happens to be his favorite number. Thanks Jon for continually racing at K1 Speed and good luck in your next race!