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Posted - 16 Jun 2017 : 03:46:41 Hi everybody
Here are the brief results from the June Shootout at Shakey last weekend, 10th & 11th June.
The Wild Bunch had a total of 13 teams participating in the event. The weather was pretty good throughout with many teams getting 3 runs on Saturday, and all 4 rounds of competition being completed on Sunday. Huge thanks to all the marshals and officials and everyone at Shakey for all their hard work again this weekend!
The winners were:
1st Place: ‘Sag’ Southworth in ‘Daddy Cool’ .053 average (1st ever Wild Bunch win!!!) 2nd Place: Jim Tanner in ‘Shindigger’ .080 average 3rd Place: Keith Crampton in ‘Soul Town Shaker’ .094 average 4th Place: Mark Coulsell in ‘Ballbreaker’ .112 average
Big thanks to Elaine Southworth of Cool Engineered Art for making the fantastic trophies for the Top 4, and for sponsoring the prize fund for the event. Well chuffed Mr Daddy Cool himself took top honours!
Best Reaction: Andy Murphy in “B-Sting” .082 Closest to Dial-in: Andy Murphy in “B-Sting” .009 off Best Dragster/Radical: Sag Southworth in ‘Daddy Cool’ - Hooray! Best Appearing Car: Keith Crampton in ‘Soul Town Shaker’ Best Appearing Team: Team Ratchet Strap with ‘Cheap Thrills’ Driver’s Choice: Sag Southworth in ‘Daddy Cool’ - of course!!!! Happy Birthday Sag!!!!
The full line-up was:
• Keith Crampton in ‘Soul Town Shaker’ • Rob & Pete Brown in ‘Wrathchild’ • Andy Murphy in ‘B-Sting’ • Philippa Turton in ‘Bitchcraft’ • Michael Kenway in ‘Grease Monkey’ • Steve Bingham in ‘Sneaky Blinder’ • Team Ratchet Strap in ‘Cheap Thrills’ • Darryl Howells in ‘Chemical Reaction’ • Sag Southworth in ‘Daddy Cool’ • Steve Field in ‘Black Pig Too’ • Jim Tanner in ‘Shindigger’ • Paul Bambrick in ‘ American Pie’
• Rob & Pete Brown in ‘Wrathchild’ 10.772 @ 127.38 mph • Philippa Turton in ‘Bitchcraft’ 13.017 @ 105.07 mph • Steve Bingham in ‘Sneaky Blinder’ 13.077 @ 95.16 mph • Darryl Howells in ‘Chemical Reaction’ 8.640 @ 154.25 • Sag Southworth in ‘Daddy Cool’ 150.25 mph !!!! First ever 150!! A long held dream come true! • Jim Tanner in ‘Shindigger’ 9.871 @ 140.81mph First ever 140! • Paul Bambrick in ‘ American Pie’ 9.840 @ 144.26mph
Please let me know if I have missed anyone or the above are not PB’s!!
Thanks again to everyone at Shakey for all their hard work as always! Well done to all the Wild Bunch teams who also did their best to put on another good show!
Massive thanks to Lynne Coulsell and team (including Hayley, Mark, Anna, Harley, Ford & Thomas) for all their running around and organising the event!! A fantastic job by all! Thanks so much for stepping in at the deep end and all your hard work!! (I was gutted I could not be there with everyone, due to family illness – Claire).
I am sending my Congratulations to everyone for another brilliant event and great performances, and Super Special Congratulations to Sag on his first ever 150mph run!! And to Sag and the whole team on the excellent event win, their first ever Wild Bunch win, so well deserved!! Happy Birthday Daddy Cool!! Fantastic achievements! Well chuffed for you all!!