RENO, NV: At the end of a very successful season Jake Hallenbeck, driving the orange CKRC Hobbies sponsored #4775 car, was named the Ultra4 Rookie of the Year.¬† The team, which was formed in November of 2012, stayed consistent all year. They got their first podium when finishing 3rd at the Ultra4 American Rock Sports Challenge. They had a top 10 finish at the MetalCloak NorCal Stampede and last weekend ended the season with a 6th in the 2013 Ultra4 Nitto Tires National Championship.
Marked MotorSports claimed third place in the Ultra4 West Coast Series Championship points in their first year racing the Ultra4 Series.¬† ‚ÄúThis has been an amazing year!¬† Going from not even having a car or team less than a year ago, to now having a series of wins and respect from my fellow racers has been a great, great experience,‚ÄĚ explained Jake Hallenbeck. With the team‚Äôs finishes they are pre-qualified for the 2014 Griffin King of the Hammers.