Ben Jemison dominated the Robinhood penultimate round of the 2014 oOple series and his pace was incredible start to finish. Ben took all 5 qualifiers in both 2WD and 4WD - and took the win in most legs of 2wd and 4wd a-finals, losing out only once to James Helliwell. Not a bad performance. The meeting had around 160 entries with guys coming from Scotland, Ireland, Denmark and France.
This weekend saw the second round of the 2014 oOple Off-road Open Series - oOoos - at the fantastic Mendip / Weston Super Mare facility in the South West of England.
After two days racing it was Ben Jemison in 4WD who took the TQ away from James Helliwell by virtue of his faster time with both drivers on the same points. Ben went on to take all three legs of the A to show some serious... [Read More]
My hero and friend JQ has released a letter for public consumption airing his views. FUN - yes!
I am writing this as JQ the RC Driver, JQ the Pro RC Driver, and JQ the RC company owner. The more I think about this, whatever position I think of myself to be in, the end result is the same. Something is wrong right now, and we have to fix it. We, as in the people actually racing at these events can do so, if we just voice our opinions together! ... [Read More]
The opening round of the oOple 'oOoos' series kicked off this weekend at Stotfold and despite poor weather leading up to the race, the oOple magic brought out the sun.
Kev Lee with his new Team C rides virtually dominated the meeting. Taking the TQ and Win in both 2WD and 4WD buggy. James Mcfadyean meanwhile took the fun and frantic RC10 classic controlled class - with Jim Dixon... [Read More]
The 2014 Proline Challenge takes place on the Robinhood Raceway dirt track - RHRdirt. Using proline holeshots as a control tyre on the driven wheels the race caters for 2WD and 4WD buggies along with SC trucks.
Click on the links below to download the entry form which includes more details.
Classic off-road revival meeting bringing vintage cars back to the racing track. A friendly day's racing with the main emphasis on fun rather than competition. A great excuse to blow the cob-webs off those classic cars and use them for their designed purpose.
The opening round of the 2014 oOple Off-road Open Series kicks off in a couple of weeks at the highly regarded Stotfold track. Thanks to the sponsors that have chosen to back this years series and Invernational race, helping us promote R/C racing in a fun & relaxed way.
Things are coming together nicely and 2014 is going to be bigger and better than ever. ... [Read More]
XFactory UK have announced the new Xfactory X6s - the new 2WD shaft driven mid-motor buggy. Often called cheater cars - similar layouts give an advantage on high-grip astro-turf tracks. Check out the distributor, www.xfactoryrc.co.uk
The team have been running the prototype cars during development recently and have already... [Read More]
The 2014 oOple Off-road Open Series - oOoos website is now online. Information about the general racing and about each of the four venues. Click on the image below to visit the dedicated series website.
Hi I'm sorry to those that are waiting on decals of any type - the print head went on our printer 3 months out of warranty. It cost mucho to fix but we're back printing now so please forgive the delay just as I was getting on top of stuff now I'm feeling a lot better.
As always - anyone wanting to cancel their order will recieve a full refund immediately.... [Read More]