BarkingSpyder

BarkingSpyder

Overhauled a Simca engine & tranny, 2 IH tractor motors & go-cart by 15. Aspired to be Ed Pink, Smokey Yunick, or Wernher von Braun-instead became a sound engineer and worked at NASA by 24. Current gig = software engineering & project management best-practices SME

2018 NSR Rally Race 4 Results

The Podium Seems to be Shaping UpOur 4th rally on Oct 6 followed the trend of the two previous races with Shawn, Dave and Steve dominating the top spots.  Also, there is a mis-calculation in the Leaderboard and Randy is actually leading Mark by 12.88 seconds!  We missed Marty and John again, but hope to…

2018 NSR Rally Race 3 Results

This is still anyones series …Our 3rd race on September 8 was interesting, with some racers doing better than previous; and David and Shawn still running at the top of the leaderboard. In Ary’s first race of the series he set the bar high by breaking into the 200s, then Shawn really had an incredible…

2018 NSR Rally Race 2 Results

Our 2nd rally on August 11 had a change up in the leaders. Both Marty and John had other obligations and we missed these great competitors.  David apparently fixed his gremlins from round-1 and he and pushed past Stephen by 14.47 sec, while Shawn is only 3.13 sec behind Steve. Randy is improving in every…

2018 NSR Rally Race 1 Results

First Rally race of 2018-Fiat Punto vs Renaut ClioBy July 14 we had waited over 7 months to race again on our new rally track and it was worth the wait. Like any new series (our first using the NSR rally cars) we have some bugs to work out and we had some surprises. Steve…

Formula GP – 2016, Race 6 Results

Our final race June 18 in the Formula GP series only had five racers, but had some exciting action. Dave won this race, with Marty and Steve (with lowest ET) hot on his heels. These three have been battling for the podium spots all through this series, with Alex always in the mix. Marty won the overall…

4-Hour Enduro Race at Dallas Slot Cars-2016

On June 11 we raced the Tyler Slot Car Club (Chris Taylor, Dave Barry and friends) in the much anticipated and controversial event at Dallas Slot Cars in Garland. Marty and Alejandro/Alex went up as the representative 2-man team from ASCC.  Mark went up to cheer, observe (JIC we do this at home one year),…

Formula GP – 2016, Race 4 Results

Our latest GrandPrix race May 21 was exciting altho we only had six racers.  Our 1st heat was dropped by the video.  Heat-2 pitted Marty against Team-Cassidy who made a strong showing, with everyone posting 3.8s in the first 2 minutes. Its fun to watch Dave rock in his groove as Jordan and Marty sweep…