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2010 1/8-scale Off-road World Championships Day Five

ifmar world championships, 1/8 off road buggy, pattaya thailand, rc, radio-control The weather this morning was back to typical. The skies are very overcast and the temperature is slightly cooler than yesterday’s sunny afternoon. The track is showing a fair amount of wear on the sweeper and the faces and landing of high speed jumps. [...]

Nov 11, 2010 Comments
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2010 1/8-scale Off-road World Championships Day Four

ifmar world championships, 1/8 off road buggy, pattaya thailand, rc, radio-control Round 1 is in the bag and the sun is no longer hiding behind clouds for the first time since we’ve been here. Track temperatures have spiked to 118 degrees and oil is starting to seep through a few areas of the track. The [...]

Nov 11, 2010 Comments
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2010 1/8-scale Off-road World Championships Days 1, 2, & 3

Timed practice and opening ceremonies Its 8am here in Pattaya as everyone is walking the track to see the maintenance performed last night. What was assumed to be concrete patches on the track look like a mixture of sand and oil. Almost all of the off camber corners have a fresh coat of this concoction [...]

Nov 10, 2010 Comments
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Pro-Line reports from the 2010 IFMAR World Championships

ifmar world championships, 1/8 off road buggy, pattaya thailand, rc, radio-control Latest race news from Pro-Line: It all started at the shop with the production of the Revolver 2.0. The mold had only been completed at 1pm and we were able to grab a very limited supply at 8:15pm before making the 100-mile drive to [...]

Nov 10, 2010 Comments
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Ryan Maifield TQs rounds 1 & 2 in a charge for a IFMAR World championship

Latest race news from Team Associated: Rounds 1 & 2 of the 2010 1:8 scale IFMAR Worlds are now officially in the history books with Team Associated’s Ryan Maifield holding the top qualifier position for both. Ryan is turning fast and super consistent laps with a 14/10:37 in round 1, and a 14/10:35 for round [...]

Nov 10, 2010 Comments
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2010 1/8-scale Off-road World Championships Day Two

ifmar world championships, 1/8 off road buggy, pattaya thailand, rc, radio-control Day 2 in Pattaya was not off to a good start for many of the drivers. The scene outside the Zign Hotel was a mob of drivers and mechanics waiting for the already late shuttle to transport them to the track. What was supposed [...]

Nov 09, 2010 Comments
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2010 1/8-scale Off-road World Championship Day One

ifmar world championships, 1/8 off road buggy, pattaya thailand, rc, radio-control On the agenda today: registration, tech inspection, setup pits and walk the track. There are two different pit areas. Tables setup outdoors underneath easy-ups or the air-conditioned storage containers adjacent to the track. The weather in Pattaya is in the high 80’s and very [...]

Nov 08, 2010 Comments
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2010 1/8-scale Off-road World Championship Preview

Get the Scoop on This Year’s Biggest Race! By the RC Car Action Team In RC, world championships take place every other year and are run under the rules of IFMAR (International Federation of Model Auto Racing). There are currently six classes with world championships with three being decided each year. 2010 is a 1/8-scale [...]

Nov 05, 2010 Comments
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