1/10th Electric Off Road National Championships
Round 1, May 12th, Dublin Model Car Club (DMCC)
We just want to give drivers some information in advance of Round 1 of the 1/10th Off Road Electric Nationals at the Dublin Model Car Club.
Gates open from 8.30am
Booking in will be open from approx. 9 until 10 (will be announced over PA)
Track open from 9 to 10 for open practice.
Drivers briefing approx. 10.15
First race 10:30 sharp.
There will be a 30 min lunch break after Qualifying
Finals will start approx. 2pm
Qualifying will be 3 rounds, Round by Round, with best 2 rounds to count.
Finals will be 3 legs, with best 2 to count.
Timing system is Mylaps RC4.
There`s plenty of pitting indoors and power is provided. There is also tables and chairs provided. No tents to be set up in parking area.
Please see www.dublinmodelracing.com for location details.
Race fee is €10 for first class, €5 for second.
Control Tyre Schumacher Mini Spike 2 or Schumacher Darts.
You will not be allowed race without these on ALL DRIVEN AXLES
Rules can be found here:
Note@: LiPo Sacks are Mandatory
You must be a member of the RCCAOI and an affiliated club to race.
Please join before the race day.
Remember, if you want to race 2WD and 4WD 1/10th this is now considered 2 classes, so you must sign up for both.
We can’t answer questions on Facebook, as there are too many groups to monitor!
1/8th Scale Off Road National Championships 2019
Sunday the 19th of May, marks the beginning of the Rccaoi 1/8th Scale National Championships. The series is being run this year over four rounds, two in Cork, one in Aghalee, and the final in Navan. The best three to count for the Championship.
All rounds will have open practice on the Saturday, which is a great opportunity to fine tune your set up, test your equipment, and spend some time socialising with your fellow enthusiasts, without watching the clock for your next heat. The schedule for each weekend is …
it is NOT possible to register or pay at any track or at any round.
Round 1, next Sunday week, is being held at Crccc. A completely new layout from last year, more technical circuit than seen previously at Cork. All dirt with timber jumps and features. Tyre choice will be a critical on this truly off road track. The facilities have been upgraded again this year with the addition of a watering system, giving the organisers more control over the surface. Running water, air line and toilet facilities are available on site; there is no mains power at the track.
The large scale nationals will be ran on the following dates
25/26 May at Craigavon model car club
27/28 July at Craigavon model car club
Both rounds will be ran on these weekends in conjunction with the Jim Strain memorial in May and the NI GP in July
The Saturday on both weekends will be for practice / qualification with finals on the Sunday
For 2019 the FG 4WD mini class has been added to the Large Scale Nationals series
Drivers wanting to compete in the national saloon or mini class must have registered with the RCCAOI prior to the first round on the 25/26 May, details for registration can be found on the RCCAOI website.