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Old 01-13-2018, 09:31 PM
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Default RC VELODROME (bicycle track) 2018


1/10th Scale Electric R/C Racing will once again return to the ENCINO VELODROME in 2018 for some high speed oval racing action.

Our 1st race of the NEW year will be Saturday March 10th.

The Encino Velodrome is located at:

17301 Oxnard St
Encino, CA 91416

(between White Oak and Balboa in the Franklin Fields baseball complex)



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Default Coming in JUNE -- R/C WORLDROME 2





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The Excitement of 1/10th Scale Electric Radio Controlled Auto Racing returns to the Encino Velodrome for WORLDROME 2.

Our 1st WORLDROME race in 2017 had several of our racing friends from Japan make the trip to join us, and they are expected to be here once again in 2018.

The Velodrome is a 820 ft (250 METER) High Banked Concrete Bicycle racing track, and our 1/10th scale racers hit speeds over 65 MILES Per Hour (over 100 KMH) running on 2 cell Lithium based battery power and sophisticated BRUSHLESS motor systems.

Class(es) are expected to be

2 CELL / 21.5 HS Velo Stock Cars
2 CELL / 17.5 HS Velo Stock Cars
2 CELL / 21.5 "NASTRUCK"
2 CELL / 21.5 "Spec Nascar"
INSANE SPEED CHALLENGE

Entry Fee(s)

$60.00 - 1st Entry (includes Friday Practice and Saturday Racing)
$15.00 - Each Additional Entry

Friday - Gates Open at 12:00 NOON - until 6:45 p.m.
Saturday - Gates Open at 7:00 a.m. - until Mains are finished.

Bring Your Own Shade - Extention Cords - Tables - Chairs
Power is available at the track

Need more info? Contact Joe Myers email: [email protected]
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Class Listing and Rules for 2018
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Can u explain and post pics? I would love to build one of these cars !
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Hi John,

This is basically what our front ends are on our Velo Cars.

It's converted from old Team Associated RC10 Dual Sport based parts.

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Default RC VELODROME RACE CAR BUILDING 101

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Can u explain and post pics? I would love to build one of these cars !
Here's a copy of a .pdf file written by Nic Case - one of the VELO racers, Guinness World Record Speed holder.

HOW TO BUILD A VELO CAR
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Default March 10 - RAINOUT - Resched Apr. 7




The dang weather is going to get the best of us this weekend it looks like.
For the safety of the racers who need to travel to get to Encino I called the race for rain today (well Yesterday now) and rescheduled it for Saturday April 7th
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The dang weather is going to get the best of us this weekend it looks like.
For the safety of the racers who need to travel to get to Encino I called the race for rain today (well Yesterday now) and rescheduled it for Saturday April 7th
Can you please tell me when the gates open at what time does racing start on Saturday April 7

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Larry the track should open at 7am on Saturday. There is also a practice session on the April 6th that starts at noon.
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