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Old 11-10-2009, 01:42 PM   #16
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i will be driving 2 hours for racing this winter, over the summer for motocross i drive up to 2 1/2 to 3 hours, but i stay for the whole weekend. if it is 45 min or closer i will just drive home. Since this is my first year of racing for RC i will have to try and fit bolth motocross and RC in my schedule next summer. Cant wait.
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Old 11-10-2009, 01:48 PM   #17
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I am in Eastern Arizona so I have:

1 hour to the Nitro Pit
20 minutes to ET Motopark
30 minutes to SRS
45 minutes to Paddocks Short Course Track
45 Minutes to Sun Lakes RC
2 Hours to Hobbytown Tucson
2 Hours to Canyon Vista RC Tucson

Theres a few more tracks all within 2 hours but I dont race them
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Old 11-10-2009, 01:50 PM   #18
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Man u guys are lucky! Support your local tracks cause someday they may not be there. It's 2hrs 15mins one way for me locally and 4-5 hrs usually several times during the winter. We do the 2hr drive all in the same day. Drive there race all day and then drive back. Every weekend! I can't remember the last time we didn't go on the weekend.
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Old 11-10-2009, 02:00 PM   #19
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i support my local track but the owner doesnt seem to care about the track etc,during the winter i go to a indoor road corse carpet track, i do wish i lived in cali man out there its a lot of tracks cause of all the dessert land and the manfactures are there
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Old 11-10-2009, 02:13 PM   #20
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i must be nuts my nearest track is 210 miles 1 way and the following weekend i drive 560 miles round trip all summer long but nice tracks and great people to race with worth every dime
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Old 11-10-2009, 02:15 PM   #21
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I live in Denmark, which is a very small country, so I don't have that far to the tracks.

Next year I'll be racing at GRCC (where the Nordics were held) - that will be 2-3 minutes of driving (Yes, minutes).
My regular racetrack for the past couple of years, has been SMRC, which is about 40 minutes away. For the winter, I'll be racing 1:10 TC in BRC, and that track is about 15 minutes away.
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Old 11-10-2009, 02:36 PM   #22
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I drive about 45 min each way to race indoor nitro during the winter, not to bad everything around chicago takes an hour to get to.
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Old 11-10-2009, 02:40 PM   #23
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Nearest track in NY where I am is almost 4 hours one direction. There is a track in PA, but I havent been there yet.It is only 1 hour and 10 minutes.

but I recently wrecked my car, so no transportation now.
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Old 11-10-2009, 02:50 PM   #24
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1st is PRCP in Pingree, ND. 1 hour 45 mins.
2nd is Wheels Wings and Hobbies in Mandan, ND. 3 hours drive
This winter I'll be driving 4 hours each way to Staples, MN to drive indoor nitro for a 3 race series.

I don't mind getting away. I just have plan a little more in advance and spend a bit more on gas. It's always worth the drive if I can go race.
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Old 11-10-2009, 02:56 PM   #25
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From the South Coast of England I have:

Clanfield (home track) 45 minutes
Slough 1 hour 10 minutes
Herts about 1 hour 40 minutes
Coventry 2 hours or so
Swindon 1 hour 30 ish
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Old 11-10-2009, 03:17 PM   #26
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hey guys

the nearest track to me is 2 hours away at Rockhamton and the other one that i go to often is gladstone which is 3 hours away. fun drives, just got my lisence about 3 months ago and my first drive was a 3 hour drive.
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Old 11-10-2009, 03:24 PM   #27
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like the thread starter, i'm looking at converting (kinda already have) to 1/10th EP more.. because

Sydney has 1 x 1/8th GP track - 45mins drive for me on a sunday morning

Sydney has 3 x 1/10th EP tracks - I'm 10-15mins drive FROM ALL 3
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Old 11-10-2009, 03:24 PM   #28
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Hey guys,

i feel sorry for many of you since our Track is less than 5 minutes away from where i live maybe 5 minutes with traffic


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Old 11-10-2009, 03:38 PM   #29
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I drive about an hour and a half to the track.
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Old 11-10-2009, 03:46 PM   #30
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My buddy and I drive 60 or 100 miles each way to race at least once a month depending where we race. There is a local track that we sometimes practice on that is about 10 minutes away. It is a small track that is not well maintained.

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