2017 Tourist Trophy Celebration

The British Royal Automobile Club Tourist Trophy Celebration is a race for closed-cockpit GT cars of 1960-64. The race takes place at the Goodwood Circuit during the Revival festival and gathers together a multi-million dollar start grid for an action packed round of racing. In 2017 the Austin Slot Car Club will pay homage to it in 1/32 scale.

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2017 Slot.it Group-C / IMSA Series

Return with us to the days of MTV and Nintendo and the sleek Group C and GTP Prototype race cars. These ultimate sports racers, from the bulletproof Porsche 956/962 to the Jaguars, Toyotas, Nissans, Mazdas, and more, battled for supremacy at Le Mans, Spa and Sebring and racetracks all over the world.

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2017 NSR Porsche 917

Described by British magazine Motor Sport as the ‘greatest racing car in history’, in addition to its Le Mans wins, the Porsche 917 - powered by an air-cooled, boxer, 12-cylinder, 4.5-litre, 520-horsepower engine - holds, to this day, the record for fastest qualifying lap, an incredible 3:13.90 done in 1971 by Pedro Rodríguez. Will the NSR scale version be as impressive?

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2017 WRC

The World Rally Championship is widely regarded as the most challenging motorsport championship in the world. Each year's rallies take place in several countries were drivers battle one at a time to complete stages as quickly as possible on surfaces ranging from gravel and tarmac to snow and ice - fastest overall time wins. The club's 2017 series will spotlight WRC cars of 2005-15 and two tracks.

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2017 Group 5 Series

The years of 1976-82 were host to the 4th Generation Group 5 Series. The period rules dictated that the lines of a production car needed to be maintained above the wheel arches, mostly everything else was unrestricted. These turbocharged Monsters with 500+ HP under the hood and no traction control or fancy driving aids demanded every last bit of skill of those who dared tame them.

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2016 Modern GT series

Although the commentary on this series may be a little on the slow side, I can assure you the racing has not been. Three racers in the first race ran in the 3.8’s with Marty clocking In a fast lap of 3.802 and a total of 229.45 laps.  The race was close in group B…

DTM Race #4 Results

The fourth round of the DTM-Shapeways series was a fantastic round of the series and might be one of the best rounds of any series so far this year. Nine racers came out to compete with five of the nine being A Group racers and four being B Group racers.  Of the five A Group…

DTM Race #2 Results

The second round of the DTM series was attended by six racers – three new ones and three from the first round.  There were five racers absent in this round that did attend the first round. The A Group racers on hand were David, Ary and Russell.  All very fast racers with any of them…

DTM Race #1 Results

The first round of the DTM series was like every first round of a new series – A fantastic learning experience. Before the race began there was a pre-race meeting to go over some outstanding issues with the rules.  Although all cars started with 17” rear wheels it was decided to open wheel size to…

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…