San Francisco, CA. February 10, 2014 – The 2013 champions were crowned officially at the USTCC awards banquet. The night featured lots of reflection, recognition, appreciation and praise for everyone involved. The women in the audience were treated to special gifts including salon treatments and Tuff Chix gloves courtesy of Ironclad Gloves.
The night started out with special awards which included Plastex Top Rookie and Cobra Electronics Top Team and culminated with the Miller Welders Crew Chief of the Year award which went to Chris Hovey of Life’s Good Racing.
Other award winners were:
Best Sportsmanship. Larry Bani. GoGoGear.com Racing Team
Hard Charger Award. Pete Bovenberg. MBO Motorsports
Outstanding Contribution. Ron Valtierra. TNI Racing
Most Improved. Mark McManus. N1 Concepts
Hard Luck Award. Doug Makishima. TNI Racing
The champions in the three categories were awarded. The winners were Tom Milburn, Orange Sportsman Champion; Geoff Sykes, GT class champion; and Brad McClure Touring class champion.
The teams will get together one more time before the season starts which will be at the annual karting challenge in two week. After that testing will begin as the drivers and cars will begin getting ready for the 2014 season.