SARDA 2018 1/12th Series Electric National Championship

Caroli and Laubscher retains their 1/12th titles for 2018

The 2018 season of the South African On-Road Electric National Championship for the 1/12th class is complete and Team Xray SA managed to crown 2 x SA National Champions. Continue reading SARDA 2018 1/12th Series Electric National Championship

2018 1/12th Nationals Round 4 – Welkom RC Arena

Caroli and Lester win 1/12th in South Africa

The fourth and final round of the 2018 South-African ORE 1/12th national championship series was held at the Welkom RC Arena on Saturday 24 November 2018. A small number of drivers entered for the event but each driver enjoyed the pleasure of 1/12th racing at this great facility. Continue reading 2018 1/12th Nationals Round 4 – Welkom RC Arena

SARDA 2018 On-Road Electric National Championship

Kotze and De Gouveia retain their SA Titles

The 2018 season of the South African On-Road Electric National Championship is complete and Hein Kotze (Awesomatix) (TC Mod) and Pedro de Gouveia (Xray) (F1) managed to retain their national titles.

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2018 ORE Nationals Round 4 – KMR

The last round of the 2018 South-African ORE national championship was held at Krugersdorp Model Racers at the Key West Track over weekend 03 and 04 November 2017. After Round 3 was cancelled, this event was key in determining the champion as it was three rounds to count for the 2018 championship. Controlled practise was rained out on Thursday but Friday we had great weather and good track conditions ensuring a fast pace for all drivers.

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2018 SARDA National EP Off-road Championship Rd4 – Report

Round 4 of the SARDA National Electric Off-road Championship was held at the newly established Viking Raceway in Tzaneen, South Africa.

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2018 1/12 Scale Nationals Round 3 – Welkom

Caroli and Laubscher win 1/12th in South Africa

The third round of the 2018 South-African ORE 1/12th national championship series was held at the Welkom RC Arena on Saturday 02 June 2018. All drivers arrived Friday for some practise and setup runs. Continue reading 2018 1/12 Scale Nationals Round 3 – Welkom

IFMAR Worlds Warm-Up and SARDA 2018 Round 2 – Welkom RC Arena

Coelho, Hagberg and Kotze wins in South Africa

The second round of the 2018 South-African ORE national championship was hosted at the Welkom RC Arena over weekend 28 and 29 April 2018. This event coincided with the IFMAR 2018 Worlds Warm-up event on the brand new indoor asphalt facility purposely build for the 2018 IFMAR ISTC and 1/12 world championship. Some of the top drivers in the world made their way to South Africa with more than 15 world championships between them to get to know the track characteristics.

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2018 1/12 Scale Nationals Round 1 – Welkom

The first round of the 2018 South-African ORE 1/12th national championship series was held at the Welkom RC Arena on Saturday 17 March 2018. All drivers arrived Friday for some practise and setup runs.

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2018 Gas Nationals Round 1 – BRCCC

Thursday started with rain to everyone’s disappointment. It was thought that it might be a good idea to rather give them the 2nd Nationals of the year as that may be more out of the rainy season at the coastal areas. After the rain subsided and the track had dried, we were able to start testing our settings and tyres after 1pm. The track is in a good condition in general with a few bumps here and there, but that made no difference to the good traction on the track. Continue reading 2018 Gas Nationals Round 1 – BRCCC

2018 ORE Nationals Round 1 – Trap

The first round of the 2018 South-African ORE national championship was hosted by TRAP RC Venue in Pretoria over weekend 17 and 18 February 2017. There is great excitement within the South African RC family with the 2018 IFMAR Worlds being hosted in Welkom later in the year. There were two practice and a pre-nationals events hosted before the nationals and all the top drivers were practising hard to fine tune the setups in hot weather conditions with the track reaching temperatures of up to 67 degrees and a very fast layout.

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