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Porsche 917 Series – Race #3 Results

Technical inspection details: Brett L. – #4 Sandeman / Weight: 73g, 12g of magnetic down-force    Alejandro G. – #917 Privateer / Weight: 71g, 13g of magnetic down-force   Marty M. – #23 Konstruktionen / Weight: 83g, 7g of magnetic down-force   Steve B. – #7 Ghost / Weight: 73g, 13g of magnetic down-force   Bobby H. – #98 Privateer / Weight: 79g, 4g of magnetic down-force    Shawn G. – #5 Ghost /…

Porsche 917 Series – Race #1 Results

A total of eleven cars entered for the 2017’s inaugural NSR Porsche 917 Series race.  Although unplanned, the field could be split into very defined groups. Gulf‘s baby blue and orange color combo were represented by three entrants – annoyingly, two of the cars shared both livery and racing numbers (#2). Two racers opted for all-white…

2017 Group C Slot.it Challange #5 Results

Give me $5 … and let’s race.
Slot.it Lancias, Porsches and a lonely Jaguar took to the track for the fifth round of Group-C racing 2017. David scored the extra, fastest lap, point after clocking a blazing 3.785 seconds lap around the club’s 54 feet track. Ary and Marty finished less than a quarter-lap apart and John was only about half-lap ahead of Brett after 15 minutes of close racing. As some of you may be curious…

2017 Group C Slot.it Challange #2 Results

The always popular Slot.it Group-C series had 14 racers registering for its second round. The popularity of the series is likely linked to how close the racing is, among each racing class.   Some of the close racing highlights included Group-A racers, Ary and David, pushing their 1/32 cars to the limit  while battling for…

2016 Year-End Celebration

Continuing the club’s tradition, the 2016 year-end celebration was packed with good food, friendship, laughter, gift-exchanges, car talk and Tombola … Tombola? Yep, Tombola! Most commonly known as Bingo.  😀 Thanks to Mel Roeder, our friend from Down Under, who sent a package full of goodies, including a Scalextric Ford XB Falcon GT car; and Jen…

2016 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

  Some of club’s members just returned from Colorado and the 100th anniversary of PPIHC. Romain Dumas conquered the 14,115-foot mountain climb on a Honda-powered Norma M20 RD Limited, covering the 12.42-mile course in 8 minutes, 51.445 seconds. Dumas’s impressive run came from a combustible, amazing sounding, powered engine – and there were very few of those. Most petrol-powered…