The Race Motorsports Club (RMSC) recently concluded its 1st leg of the National Salom Series last March 6, 2011 at the Robinsons Nova Market Parking Lot in Quezon City. There were a total of 86 entires competing in as much as 30 separate classes during the day's event.
Noel Rivera captured the leg's Overall and Production Series Best Time by clocking in a 61.54 sec run. Dr. Peewee Mendiola of Big Chill Racing Team finished in a close 2nd with the time of 61.82 secs, while Nino Sarte of DKC Racing Team got the 3rd fastest time of 63.06 secs. The day's other quick run times came from Ted Musngi and Nok Gerochi of Big Chill Racing Team that secured them 4th and 5th.
Rivera was lagging behind Mendiola all day after suffering a broken transmission. But after repairs were done in his pitstop, he quickly grabbed the opportunity and made a perfect run ousting Mendiola. Meanwhile, Hans Christian Melosantos of the Cabanatuan Auto Club Racing Team captured the Novice Best Time with a 68.24 sec run, while Nino Sarte captured the Front Wheel class' Best Time of 63.06 secs.
Series partners Shell Lubricants, Mitsubishi Motors, Isuzu Pasig, and Hyundai Balintawak were also present to support the event with their own displays.