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Ready for the finals

Competitive International line-up in New Jersey as the battle for the 2018 US Grand Nationals/US Open titles
Photo © J. Wade

ROTAX SENIOR MAX SAMUEL LUPIEN GETS THE EARLY BREAK AND TAKES A CONVINCING VICTORY

Canadian Samuel Lupien won the US Open 2018 amongst an impressive field of seniors, making this the fifth time he has qualified for the RMCGF – including vice champion in Mini MAX 2013.

Two race winners shared the honours in the following qualifiers Saturday; Mathais Ramirez-Barr won the opening heat and Samuel Lupien the second one, as the intense challenge for positions and noseto-tail racing further back through the pack left no room for error. The pre-final was another close encounter, but it was Ramirez-Barr kept his cool to take the chequered flag ahead of Greenemeier and Lupien. In the final Sunday, Ramirez-Barr led the field from the start closely pursued by Lupien, while the outside row of drivers suffered from a delayed reaction by Greenemeier off grid 2.

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