Double Header Events has 13 Teams Qualify for Dual Championship!
Joliet, IL – The Hot Rodders of Tomorrow (HROT) Engine Challenge had an event double header this past weekend. Starting off in Tennessee at the Coker Tire Chattanooga Cruise-in, HROT had twelve high schools participate with twenty teams, ten of which qualified for the Dual National Championship! Image may contain: 8 people, people standing
The top three teams were: Team K&N from Burton Center Arts & Tech out of Salem VA. With a time of 19:31. Both second and third place teams came from Forsyth Central High School out of Cumming GA. Team QA1 was second with a time of 20:04 and Team Derale came in Third with 23:31.
https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t31.0-8/17504230_10154654305653246_3587911708498508563_o.jpg?oh=381cad61021aecabf9fef3e8d96c3ffa&oe=59586774At the second event of the weekend was in Fontana, CA. at the NMCA WEST Spring Nationals. HROT had four high schools with eight teams participating. Three of the teams qualified for and will compete at the Dual National Championship held later on this year.
Team Edelbrock, Katella high school NOCROP from Anaheim, CA came in first marking a 21:43 time. Second was Team SCAT from Loara high school ROP also from Anaheim, CA with a time of 23:59 and in third place was Team Mr. Gasket, Valley high school out of Santa Ana, CA with the time of 30:18.
At the Dual National Championship, every student that participates will be awarded a minimum of $5,000.00 in college scholarships from five different colleges.
This coming weekend HROT is excited to be holding for the first time a qualifying event at the NASCAR Technical Institute in Mooresville, NC.