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Old 07-27-2017, 09:24 AM
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Gulf Coast Grand Prix
Hosted by Mike's HobbyTown
21768 E. Knox Dr. Porter,TX 77365
November 17th-19th

Classes
1/8 Open
1/8 Nitro GT (ROAR Spec)
1/10 Nitro TC
Mod TC
TC 17.5 non-timing
USGT 21.5 non-timing (Ride/GravityRC USGT Tires)

Schedule: (Doors open @ 8am each day)
Friday - Open practice
Saturday - Three rocket rounds of qualifying, , (nitro classes 7min +warm-up)
Sunday - One LCQ for electric classes proceeded by Triple A-Mains. All nitro classes 10min lower and 30min A-Mains

Rules
Touring Car spec tires Sorex 32s, purchased at the shop only. Limit two sets for mod, and one set for 17.5 with the option to purchase an additional set for A-Main finalists.
ROAR weight, motor and ESC rules apply.

Entry fee: 1st class $35, 2nd class $20, 3rd class $15
Awards given for TQ, 1st, 2nd, 3rd

Flyer and link to RCSignup coming soon...
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WE will be there!
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Rcsignup is now available

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Signed up! I'm first ... I win
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Can't make this one
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will try to make this one , not really a fan of the 7 min qualys
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Hey 'HARVEY'........go away.......leave 'Mike's Gulf Coast Hobbies Raceway' alone......'high and dry' !!
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Is it still on the calendar? With "Bad Harvey" ugly visit.
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We're gonna work as hard as we can to get things back in order.
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We're gonna work as hard as we can to get things back in order.
Any clues as to what would help get the on-road track back up and running?? Cash donations, water pumps, buckets, sponges....old guys that got spare time ?? 😎

How much water got to 'Mikes GC' track and store ??

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Any clues as to what would help get the on-road track back up and running?? Cash donations, water pumps, buckets, sponges....old guys that got spare time ?? 😎

How much water got to 'Mikes GC' track and store ??

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Right now, things seem to be somewhat salvageable. We will probably need to replace some boards and power wash the surface. I'll keep progress updated. You can see pics on our FB page "Houston Onroad RC".
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Guessing yall will be moving this race since ROAR rescheduled the Paved Nats to this date.
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Guessing yall will be moving this race since ROAR rescheduled the Paved Nats to this date.
Yes. I'll lock down a new date this week.
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please let us now as early as you can.
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