Posts tagged with IFMAR

2016 IFMAR Worlds bidding extended

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ROAR has announced that bidding for tracks to host the 2016 IFMAR 1/8 Offroad World Championship has been extended until June 25, 2014. At this time our understanding is that multiple tracks have placed their bids, including that of this weekend’s ROAR 1/8 Nationals host Thornhill Racing Circuit, and 2013 1/10 IFMAR Worlds host Silver […]

EFRA & IFMAR: Gyro use illegal

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Its come to our attention that there was quite a bit of ‘pit chatter’ after the Euro B Championships in Madrid concerning the alleged widespread usage of gyros, although to our knowledge no one was caught, since then EFRA & IFMAR’s president Dallas Mathiesen has moved swiftly and posted an immediate clarification concerning gyro usage […]

Thailand – the home of RC racing ?

Thailand – the home of RC racing ?

Thailand, a country that shouldn’t require the most formal of introductions to our well-versed readers, a brief biased summary – a tourist favourite for its climate, culture, moderate cost and flourishing sex trade. However whilst off-track delights may entertain racers, Thailand does present itself as a sort of ideal home for RC already, the nation’s […]

EFRA AGM: Euros moved & Worlds dates

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Unofficial news from the EFRA AGM currently underway this weekend in Zagreb, Croatia – our insiders tell us that the 2014 Euros will NOT be held at the Rhein Main track near Frankfurt airport, but is set to return to Sand am Main – host of the 2011 Euros and venue of Robert Batlle’s 2nd […]

Silver Dollar 1/10th Nats host

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Not quite a secret but today the N.American governing body ‘ROAR’ announced that the 1/10 Offroad Nationals would be held at Silver Dollar RC Raceway in Chico, Ca on August 8-11th – the same venue which will host the 1/10 Offroad World Championships in 2WD & 4WD just over 6 weeks later. The news comes […]

IFMAR Car & Engine Data

We were kindly sent some data gathered at the event by Bernard Durand with help from Dave Duggan, Costas and Junichi from OS; showing the data for 171 drivers at the 2010 Worlds.