Show some love for a great cause - our very own Ben Jemison (oOple Invernational winner and RHRD legend) is doing his bit for charity and has put up 5 great bodyshells for auction on eBay with 100% of the proceeds going to the Childrens Heart Surgery Fund.
Happy bidding guys!
The fifth running of the oOple Invernational (Invitational-International) took place this past weekend at the Robinhood Raceway 'RHR Dirt' track in Nottinghamshire, England.
Tom Cockerill took the win in 4WD buggy and Ben Jemison took 2WD. Neil Cragg TQ'd both classes but wasn't able to convert this into the win. Adam Skeling meanwhile took the win in Short Course. ... [Read More]
This weekend was the 5th Round of the BRCA Off Road National Series, held at Stotfold Model Car Club. Going into the 2wd event Schumachers Darren Bloomfield had a chance to wrap up the 2wd title, whilst Tom Cockerill had an outside chance to take it to the final round with a good result. But it was the Schumacher KF of Simon Moss that led the way in qualifying, taking the opening 2... [Read More]
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.