Event Information

    • Name: Maxima 2018 IFMAR 1/8TH IC off Road World Championship
    • Date: November 1st -10th November 2018
    • Host: Model Off Road Buggy Club
    • Address: Beechboro Road North Whiteman Park.
    • Website: www.morbc.webs.com
    • Contact: Andrew Silvi
    • Email: sil-tex@iinet.net.au

Organization Committee

  • Chairman Organizing Committee: Andrew Silvi
  • Technical inspection: Darrin Francis
  • Timing and Scoring: Rick Penlington
  • Announcing: Christopher Mitchell
  • Race-director: Brendan Flegg
  • Assistant Race-director: David Morley
  • Track preparation and maintenance: Shane Piggott, David Simms & Craig Laughton

Race Officials / Referees

  • IFMAR referee: Mark Stitson  
  • FEMCA referee: Lim Peng Heng  
  • Aarcmcc Referee: Michael Toms

MORBC Executive Committee members

  • President: Andrew Silvi
  • Vice President: Darrin Francis
  • Secretary: Shane Piggott
  • Treasurer: David Morley

Technical rules

We will abide by all IFMAR rules stated in the IFMAR rule book. Please refer to the IFMAR I.C. Off-road racing and Technical rules and also General Rules for IFMAR World Championships:

Link for Approved Muffler List for 2018 IFMAR WC:

MORBC is a leisurely 17km drive from the Perth International Airport. The best place for Accommodation is the “Discovery Park – Swan Valley”, which is located 10km from the Airport and 7km from the track.

Discovery Park – Swan Valley location

Self-Contained units are close to the track and we will have a small bus picking up people and taking them back again (These will fill up fast as they are cheap). You can also camp here. Discount code is morbcnov2018. (www.discoveryparks.com.au/wa/swan_valley/swan_valley)  Or you can find other places here just input Midland Western Australia 6056 (www.booking.com)

Car rental services:

And many other car rental company’s available inside the terminal at both The domestic and international Airports. 

Taxi services: 

Local Taxi Services Available is just outside the airport terminals. Estimated taxi fare from the international and domestic airport to Perth CBD is $20 to $26 AUD and $30 to $36 AUD to Discovery Parks.

Worlds Track pitting and layout

This will be a new track built at the beginning of Oct 2018 and the direction of racing will be clockwise Track length is 344 meters from start to finish.

Recommended Tyres are:

  • AKA: Gridirons, Double Downs, Zipps (Soft and Long Wear)                  
  • Proline: Blockades, Slide locks. (Soft and long wear softs)
  • JConcepts:-R2 Kosmos, Stalker, Triple Dees and Chaser (Blue and Greens) 
  • Sweep: Sq Armor yellow long wear, Pixel Yellow Long Wear 

For Sale at the track


  • Nitrolux: $75 AUD for 5Lt
  • Maxima: $65 AUD for 4.5Lt
  • Runner Time: $90 AUD

If people can pre order this will make it much easier to make sure we get enough fuel so we do not run out Please email dmo85471@bigpond.net.au 

Everybody will be pitting in the same place with Seating for 216 drivers, one table per driver Mechanic (Tables are 1.8m) power will be available and is 240v 50 Hz.

Track facilities

All facilities will be available at the track.

Food: we will have a good selection of different foods and snacks available for the whole event. Our friendly volunteers will be more than happy to help.

Restrooms and mobile toilets will be located around the facility we will also have first Aid tent setup .

Timing system will be LiveRC and results will be posted here.

A second internet feed for the media will be available but limited speed as we only can get WI-FI at the track.

Live video feed will be broadcast for this event from Front Row Screens. If you like the morbc page it will send you a text when we go live https://www.facebook.com/morbc/

Credential badges 

Please email one passport sized photo for your credential badges. Please have all photos in no later than September 28th. All drivers and mechanics (for whom you are a mechanic), Team managers, IFMAR officials, Race Officials, Press or Visitors must send in photos and must wear credentials in order to access the restricted areas during the event.

Please include: Full Name, weather you are driver, mechanic, Team manager, IFMAR official, Race Official, Press or Visitor

**Note we will only recognize one “Team Manager” per country.

*** Please inform IFMAR who the appointed team manager is for your country *

Please note if you do not email us a photo a charge on the day will apply for printing 

Email: sil-tex@iinet.net.au 


  • Thursday November 1st Registration 8am. Round one practice (Heats) starting 12.30pm finish 5pm
  • Friday November 2nd Practice 8am Rounds two and three practice (Heats) Finnish 6.12pm
  • Saturday November 3rd Admin 8am Round One open practice (Heats) starting 12.30pm finish 5pm
  • Sunday November 4th Rounds two and three open practice (Heats) starting 8am finish 6.12pm
  • Monday November 5th Timed Practice. Round one and two Timed Practice Start time 8am finish 7.30pm Opening Ceremony from 8pm. Regrade
  • Tuesday November 6th Rounds one and two qualifying Starting @8am and finish @ 8.10pm
  • Wednesday November 7th Rounds Three and Four qualifying starting @ 8am finish @ 8.10pm
  • Thursday November 8th Rounds Five and Six qualifying starting @ 8am finish @ 8.10pm
  • Friday November 9th Lower finals up to 1/16s starting @8am finish @ 8.25pm, all 20 minutes each
  • Saturday November 10th 8am start of finals Amain Final starts @ 2.30pm Finish @ 3.50pm

Banquet will start at @ 6.30pm (Bosnia-Hercegovina Cultural and Recreational Centre)

***NOTE, Our track watering program is ongoing, all drivers subject to weather conditions will get the same track time on a watered track and we will be racing under lights.

Model off Road Buggy Club Night Racing 

Banquet Room after Racing (extra Tickets $45 AUD )