Archive for May, 2005

Steel City Hobbies hosts the 1st ROAR Oval Championships ever in the Pittsburgh PA area.

Steel City Hobbies hosted
the ROAR 2005 Section II Oval Regionals
in Pittsburgh PA.

Mini-Cooper Race Series – Six week Stock Sedan series – Prizes: 1st – REAL Mini-Cooper from Mini of Pgh.; 2nd – Guardian Security System by Safe N’ Secure; 3rd & 4th – Steelers Camp VIP passes ($600 value)! All prizes value towards $2k

Steel City Mini-Cooper Race

Steel City Hobbies and P&W’s Mini of Pittsburgh hosted a six-week series in the Spring of 2005. The grand prize winner has received a REAL Mini-Cooper for one week. Second prize was a “Guardian Security System” from Safe N’ Secure and other winners received prizes from the Pittsburgh Steelers. Download Flyer

1st Prize: Mini-Cooper for 1 week!

1st – Mini Cooper for 1 week thanks to Mini of Pittsburgh
2nd – Guardian Security System by Safe N’ Secure – Free system and installation
3rd – Steelers Training Camp – VIP Passes includes field pass, highlights & steak! ($300 value)
4th – Steelers Training Camp – VIP Passes includes field pass, highlights & steak! ($300 value)

Mini-Series Winners!
Mini-Winner: Joe Martinez (Drivers Seat)
Security System Winner: Jeff Strobel (Passenger Seat)
Steelers VIP Passes: Brian Furman (Passenger Rear)
Steelers VIP Passes: Dennis Maitland (Drivers Rear)

Here is a look at just a slice of the Mini-Racers.
Row 1 (Kneeling left to right): Chuck Chambers, Nick Eger, Rob Walbrown
Row 2 (Standing left to right): Gary Pickerell, Joe Martinez, Dennis Maitland, Jeff Strobel, Brian Furman

Nuts N’ Bolts of this series:

Racers were required to purchase the following from SCH to enter the series:
• “Mini of Pittsburgh” Logo/Stickers
• Hand-Out motor
• Foam Tires
• TQ Tire Traction Compound only on track

6 race series, 1 throw-out, Starting on April 9, running through May 14.
April 9 – Roadcourse
April 16 – Oval
April 23 – Roadcourse
April 30 – Oval
May 7 – Roadcourse
May 14 – Oval

All cars need to run “Mini of Pittsburgh” Logo/Stickers on car in a specified location (such as on the doors, hood or roof).

Credits and special thanks to:
Bill Schmitt – Mini of Pittsburgh
4801 Baum Boulevard • Pittsburgh, PA 15213 • 412.682.0788
Mike Brown – P&W BMW