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2008 National Champion

Kevin Wenzel 2008 F Street Prepared National Champion

by Scott HearneMay 28, 2009
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In a car that puts down power from an end of the car that he is not the most familiar and one that is also not commonly perceived to be competitive, the 2008 F Street Prepared National Champion Kevin Wenzel showed that he still has the moxie to compete at the highest level. Moving away [...]

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Eric Leichtel 2008 FSAE Solo Champion

by Scott HearneMay 26, 2009
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watch?v=mCb-d1kSgjcStill run as a Supplementary class Formula SAE has nevertheless shown an increase in participation. Heavily promoted by Professor Bob Woods of the University of Texas, Arlington the class is poised to become a fixture of the SCCA. With a second consecutive Championship Hailing from Texas Region SCCA driving the UTA FSAE car on Hoosier [...]

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Joey Montelo 2008 Formula Junior A Solo Champion

by Scott HearneApril 2, 2009
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With a supportive family and inter-brother competition, Joey Montelo emerged as the first ever FJA Kart Champion at the 2008 Solo National Championship. Residing in the Chicago area and a member of the Chicago Region SCCA, Joey drove a Blue Biesse Kart with a Yamaha KT- 100 engine on Bridgestone tires.

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Brian Peters 2008 C Street Prepared Solo National Champion

by Scott HearneMarch 23, 2009

Not usually considered to be a hot bed of autocrossing Arizona is the home of 2008 C Street Prepared National Champion Brian Peters. In a class that has seen the Mazda Miata emerge as the car of choice Brian drove a third generation 2006 Mazda MX-5 (Miata) on Hoosier tires to his Championship win. Proving [...]

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Suzanne Segal 2008 F125 Ladies Solo National Champion

by Scott HearneMarch 9, 2009

Some people seem to find their niche and comfort zone and are perfectly happy to dwell there. One such person could be our 2008 F125 Ladies Solo National Champion Suzanne Segal. Although Suzanne has achieved a lot of success in F125, I am told that Suzanne is completely out of her comfort zone on one [...]

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Gregory Hahn 2008 A Stock Solo National Champion

by Scott HearneFebruary 16, 2009

For those that know me A Stock is bound to be one of my favorite classes since it is populated by one of my favorite cars. I’m sure it is also St. Augustine, Florida’s Gregory Hahn’s favorite cars, as well as, he successfully piloted his 2008 Honda S2000 CR on Hoosier tires right to the [...]

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Kathy Wolfskill 2008 C Street Prepared Ladies Solo National Champion

by Scott HearneFebruary 3, 2009

Calling Nederland, Colorado home Kathy Wolfskill is a long-time Solo Competitor. It appears that she has an affinity to rear wheel drive cars. She drove the Tom Kubo owned 1991 Mazda Miata on Hoosier tires to the 2008 C Street Prepared Ladies Championship.

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Colin Fiedler 2008 STU Solo Champion

by Scott HearneJanuary 22, 2009

There must be something in the water around Milwaukee (is it the beer?) because there have been a fair number of Champions hailing from the Milwaukee Region SCCA. You can count among them Colin Fiedler who piloted his 2007 Subaru Impreza WRX STI on Bridgestone RE-01R tires to the 2008 STU Solo National Championship.

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Katie Elder 2008 STSL Solo National Champion

by Scott HearneJanuary 15, 2009

A proud member of the San Francisco Region SCCA our 2008 STSL Solo Champion Katie Elder once again drove Kevin McCormick’s 1989 Honda Civic Si to head of the pack. A long time Kumho tire competitor Katie says in her own words “Kumhogirl was forced to run on the Dunlop Durenza Starspec when Kumho’s new [...]

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