Juan, Jr. is Autocross Champion!

This below is about one of my granduncles/great-uncles.

Awesome senior citizens are awesome. 😉

From: John Mark Padero
Sent: Tue, July 12, 2011 9:54:44 PM
Subject: Juan, Jr is Autocross Champion!

Team Padero is proud to announce that Juan, Jr. a.k.a. Tito Ne won Champion Honors in the Senior Class during the recently concluded 3rd Mindanao leg of the Philippine Autocross Championship Series held on July 10, 2011 at Lim Ket Kai parking lot, Cagayan de Oro City.

He was also named the oldest driver to ever win the series’ Senior Class at age 77.

He will defend his crown in the 4th Mindanao leg which is scheduled on August 21 at the same venue. 😀

Below are videos of the race runs and selected photos of the event.

1st Run – Philippine Autocross Championship Series Juan “Super Lolo” Padero, Jr. Track B

2nd Run – Philippine Autocross Championship Series Juan “Super Lolo” Padero, Jr. Track A

While viewing the photos below, the Famicom/NES Excitebike first place fanfare/music just started playing in my head. *LOL*