January 17, 2018

Sonic Racing Australia

Results

Oval racing results for Sonic Racing Australia.

After a long break from competition to focus on manufacturing and product developement, Sonic Racing
returned to racing starting with the Queensland championships in June 2009.

2016 QLD Champs, October
1st place Open Petrol Tunnel. KM43
2nd place 16-25P Mono. Microburst 42
3rd place Open Petrol Hydro. SG Eagle
3rd place Class 1 Offshore Mono. 2010 R60

5 rounds of racing resulting in 4950 points across 4 classes entered, SRA won 9 heats out of 19 races contested. The last heat of Open Petrol Tunnel was cancelled due to heavy rain and I failed to finish 2 heats of Offshore and 3 of Open Petrol Hydro.

Other winners at the 2016 QLD champs with SRA built boats or products.
1st place Class 1 offshore mono. 2010 R60. Rob.
2nd place Class 1 Offshore mono. 2010 R60. Mike.
2nd place Open Petrol tunnel. KM43. Kevin

2013 QLD Champs, June
1st place Class 2 offshore mono. 2010 R60 twin.
1st place Class 1 offshore catamaran. 64″ Odyssey.
3rd place Open Petrol Mono.

5 rounds of racing resulting in 4200 points across 3 classes entered. SRA won 9 heats of racing – 2 second places and finished 12 out of 15 races for the rain shortened event.

Other winners at the 2013 QLD champs with SRA built boats or products.
1st place Open petrol tunnel. KM43. Barry
3rd place Class 2 offshore mono. 2010 R60. Kevin.

2012 QLD Champs, September.
1st place Open petrol tunnel. KM43. Undefeated
1st place Class 1 offshore mono. 2010 R60. Undefeated.
1st place Class 2 offshore mono. 2010 R60.
1st place Class 1 offshore catamaran. 64″ Odyssey.
1st place Class 2 offshore catamaran. 70″ Genesis. Undefeated
2nd place Open petrol sports hydro. Whiplash.
4th place Open petrol mono.
5th place P25 mono.
5 rounds of racing resulting in over 11000 points across 8 classes entered. SRA won 25 heats of racing – 6 second places and finished 33 out of 40 races for the whole event.

Other winners at the 2012 QLD champs with SRA built boats.
2nd place Open petrol tunnel. KM43. Jeff.
2nd place Class 1 offshore catamaran. 64″ Odyssey. Jeff.
2nd place Class 2 offshore catamaran. 64″ Odyssey. Jeff.
3rd place Open petrol tunnel. KM43. Kevin.
3rd place Class 2 offshore mono. 2010 R60. Kevin.
3rd place Class 1 offshore mono. 2010 R60. bobby.
3rd place class 2 offshore catamaran. 64″ Odyssey. Bobby.

With only 9 classes contested at the event, SRA and SRA built boats won 13 of the 27 possible 1st, 2nd and 3rd places available. That’s almost 50% of the silverware awarded for the event to boats built by SRA.

2012 Nationals, April
1st place Class 1 offshore mono, 2010 R60.
2nd place Class 1 offshore cat, 64″ Odyssey.
SRA didn’t fair so well with the smaller boats these championships although overall finished with 12 firsts, 4 seconds, 3 thirds to finish 20 out of 28 races contested at the rain shortened event.

Other winners at the 2012 nationals with SRA built boats or products.
3rd place Class 1 offshore mono, 2010 R60. Sean.
1st place class 2 offshore mono, 2010 R60. Kevin.
2nd place Class 2 offshore mono, Titan. Sean.
1st place Open petrol tunnel, KM43. Kevin.

2011 QLD champs, June.
1st place Class 1 offshore mono, 2010 R60.
1st place class 1 offshore cat, 64″ Odyssey.
1st place 16-25 petrol mono.
2nd place Open petrol tunnel.

7 rounds of racing resulting in over 9500 points across 5 classes entered. SRA won 17 heats of racing – 5 second places and finished 29 out of 35 races for the whole event
to finish with 4 top 3 positions.
Other winners at the 2011 QLD champs with SRA products.
3rd place class 1 offshore cat, 64″ Odyssey catamaran. Luke

2010 Nationals, April.
1st place Class 1 offshore mono, 2010 R60, SQE single. Undefeated.
1st place Class 2 offshore mono, 2010 R60, SQE twin. Undefeated.
3rd place 16-25 petrol mono hull 2010 R60, SQE G231.
4th place Open petrol mono hull, 2010 R60, CMB.
3rd place Class 1 offshore cat 64″ Odyssey, SQE single.
2nd place Open petrol tunnel 42″ tunnel, stock RCMK.

Highest overall points scorer for the event and amassing over 8300 points across 6 classes entered, SRA won 14 heats of racing – 7 second places and finished 25 out of 30 races for the whole event to finish with 5 top 3 positions. For its debut, the SRA 2010 R60’s won 12 out of 20 heats that they contested.
Other winners at the 2010 Nationals with SRA products.
3rd place Class 1 offshore mono, 2010 R60. Dwayne

2009 QLD champs, June.
1st place Offshore class, 2008 R60 twin. Undefeated.
3rd place Open petrol mono, 45″ HOR hull.
National 1/2 K oval record in Class 2 Offshore, Titan stock G260. Record was defeated by a petrol rigger in this class and has since been reclaimed by SRA in May 2013 using an offshore boat.
National 1/2 K oval record in Class 3 Offshore, 2008 R60 twin. Record has since been defeated by a gas rigger in this class. The class no longer exists to be contested.