Sunday, May 23, 2010
ZTW and H-Energy topped 1-2 in 4WD GT Class at Tamiya Asia Cup Singapore Qualifying 2010 Round 3 (May 23, 2010)
The Round 3 of Tamiya Asia Cup Singapore Qualifying 2010 was held at Stargek Paya Lebar. P.Y.Tang of ZTW and H-Energy topped the qualifying in the 4WD GT group with 25laps 5:00 clocking the fastest lap of 11.3s. Chee Lip Keong secured second qualifying position at 24 laps 5:02 with best lap of 11.8s. In the Final A1, P.Y. secured 1st easily followed by Kevin Wong and Hasron (ZTW), while Chee Lip Keong suffered a broken steering linkage and dropped to the bottom list. In the Final A2, it was P.Y. who suffered from a broken C-Hub after hitting the corner marker hard before the transponder line letting Chee Lip Keong to take 1st in Final A2. It was down to the Final A3 to decide the champion, with P.Y. took the holeshot but found himself battling 1st with Jason Lee from 4th position. Jason Lee took the lead on lap 8 when P.Y.Tang was held up by backmarkers. P.Y.Tang was then pressuring and hard on Jason's tail which saw Jason hit a corner marker letting P.Y. to cruise back for the win and overall 1st. Chee Lip Leong stayed his cool and finished 3rd in Final A3 to secured 2nd overall. Both P.Y.Tang and Chee Lip Keong uses the ZTW 60A Version 2.0ESC and H-Energy 5000Mah 7.4V LiPo in their Tamiya TA05R
P.Y.Tang have recently tested the new ORCA Vritra TC Pro-Spec ESC and the ORCA Infinite 5500Mah 50C 7.4V LiPo to run in his open modified races, but have confirmed to use the ZTW ESC 60A Version 2.0 and H-Energy LiPo for the rest of the TAC season. P.Y. chose to run ZTW in this TAC season because of the ESC powerful acceleration and adjustable powerband that is more suitable for TAC type technical race circuit, and he is very happy with the performance and the new small size of the ZTW 60A Version 2.0 ESC and the consistent and reliable power from the H-Energy LiPo.