Derek McCloskey does the double at the Irish Astro Masters held at Navan Nitro Nuts track Navan co Meath (www.nnn.ie).
This two day event kicked off on Saturday with two practice rounds in heat order followed by three qualifying rounds. Derek winning all three 2wd qualifying rounds and was the only driver to post 12 lap runs with the new Cougar KF2. Sunday had two remaining qualifying rounds and finals. 2wd finals time and Derek lined up his Cougar KF2 on Pole, leg one went to another KF2 of Denzell McBurney with a solid drive, Derek went on to win leg 2&3 with flag to flag wins, winning the Astro masters!
4wd time and Derek lined up his CAT K1 Aero on P3 with commanding wins in leg 1&2 taking another Astro masters for Schumacher and a clean sweep of 2wd & 4wd titles.
I would like to thank my long term sponsors Schumacher for their support.
A great weekends racing wrapped up at Navan Nitro Nuts and also a big thank you to all the crew there for running a big event with multi classes.