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Neumann takes Pattaya Buggy Challenge Victory

“Hands down the hardest track I’ve ever driven on”, words echoing the sentiment of many drivers who took on the brutal hour-long final at the Pattaya International Buggy Challenge. Jorn Neumann put on a display showing he was the class of the field, overcoming an opening lap mistake and quickly working himself back into the […]

Neumann TQ at Pattaya Intl. Buggy Challenge

After a lengthy closure and subsequent re-birth courtesy of two enterprising Scandinavians, qualifying at the 2017 International Buggy Challenge in Pattaya saw a natural surface track greet drivers rather than heavily oil/diesel or molasses-prepared tracks of past years. Through practice and qualifying ending with Q5 on Sunday morning drivers have battled their way around the […]

Pattaya Track returns

This weekend sees the first Pattaya International Buggy Challenge run at the PRC track in Pattaya, Thailand – a track we didn’t think would rise from the ashes after hosting it’s last major event in late 2015. PRC however, lives on thanks to the efforts of Jonas Thulin & Robin Houmb, agreeing a deal with […]

Pattaya International Buggy Challenge announcement

The Pattaya International Buggy Challenge will be held on June 2-4 at the Pattaya RC Buggy Track. The club is working hard to be ready and currently they removing the “concrete/sugar” surface which will be replaced by proper clay/dirt. Registration is now officially open and will close May 25th. For more info please click here.

Pattaya buggy track rising from the ashes

In late 2015, the famous Pattaya buggy track in Thailand was closed down. Since then, nature has reclaimed its rights and this place that had welcomed the Worlds in 2010 was abandoned and the races of the past seemed only a distant memory. Following a hard work from the Pitstop Rc crew,  the track has […]

IFMAR Worlds rewind: 2010, Pattaya

The 2010 IFMAR Worlds in Pattaya went down as arguably the ‘biggest event’ to date, with an amphitheatre-like cauldron of a track, pitting containers lining the track allowing racers and the public to cheer on their drivers as if in the grandstands. For those who might have missed the 2012 IFMAR Final video its still […]

Zac Ryan takes final Pattaya Buggy Party Victory

The 3rd and final day at the 2015 Maxima-sponsored Buggy Party saw semis that were a feat of attrition as a couple of high profile names falling by the wayside – 2nd placed qualifier Charlee P and 5th qualifier Napatrapee both suffering mechanical issues – a running theme as countless drivers’ cars were returned to the […]

Pattaya Buggy Party practice

The ‘P’ for Pattaya may stand for ‘Party’, but whilst for most travellers it represents sunshine, good times and the darker aspects of tourism, in RC Racing, Pattaya means one thing: Charlie’s track, PRC Power boat. Most readers of our site will remember the team and venue hosting arguably the best 1/8 IFMAR Buggy Worlds […]