Dec 31

Happy New Year!

Happy new year R/C fans! This year was another great year for Ottawa R/C enthusiasts. Today R/C is so much easier to get into. Low prices, high quality and huge selection of product are making R/C more attractive to more people.. The spin off to this is great for local clubs and groups.. If you …

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Dec 19

On Road racers have a new home.

As posted by Mihai: All our equipment has been transfered to our new home at Sutton Aviation. Address: 1495 Rockcliffe Pkwy, Ottawa, ON, K1K 4Y5 Our new facility has an indoor track area of 72×48 with a heated  floor for super traction. Bathroom, Canteen area, outdoor fresh asphalt pad measuring 130×90 feet. The offroad track …

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Dec 13

Mobile update

Installed a Mobile version of the website. Email me with feedback. Maybe the Blackberry users will find this useful? There are other versions i can try. Full site can be toggled at the bottom of the page. tkgracing@gmail.com Removed. looking for a better plugin

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Nov 27

Series Review: Dirt Trax Off-Road Series #5 Carpet Edition

Thanks to Matt Stacy for the following report. Dirt Trax RC just finished it’s 5th Carpet Series. The series consisted of 8 races between September 28 and November 16, 2011. Dirt Trax is an indoor Carpet RC racing facility. The series consists of 1/10 scale electric classes including 2wd buggy, 4wd buggy and 2wd Short …

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Nov 27

Race Report: 2011 King Of The Rug

Thank you to Matt Stacy for the following race report. Dirt Trax RC just finished hosting the King of the Rug Indoor Shootout for the first time ever in Ottawa. The race consisted of 1 day of practice and 2 days of racing between November 11 and 13. The king of the rug race is …

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Nov 08

King of the Rug weekend schedule…

Less then a week away. The Dirt Trax Crew have released the weekend schedule: November 11th-13th 2011 Friday – Noon until 8pm practice – will be controlled Saturday – 7:30-9:00am controlled practice 9:00 am Drivers Meeting 9:30 Qualifers start Sunday – Doors open 7:30 8:30am last round of qualifiers then Mains start R/C Ottawa race …

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Oct 21

New Pictures up!

If you have some kick ass photo’s of racing or just playing around Ottawa.. I would love to publish your best work on the site. To get things rolling Stephanie Foti of Studio613Photography has sent me some pictures to inspire you. Thanks Steph! You are also welcome to post your picks on the forum.

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Oct 11

Race Report: 2011 IIC Race in Las Vegas

  I want to say thanks to Mike for this race report.  I hope through out the year I can publish more big race reports that local Ottawa racers are attending. Joel Lagace Oct 2nd 2011 – It is the 7th time the R/C world has attacked the lovely city of Las Vegas.   I …

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Sep 29

KING OF THE RUG INDOOR SHOOTOUT

With the cancelling of the Hobby Show, Tamiya Canada are pleased to announce a new event with all the exciting things that were planned for the Hobby show Shootout. November 12th-13th 2011 Friday: Practice 12pm-8pm Saturday: Morning Practice followed by 3 qualifiers (qual points 2 rounds) Sunday: Final round of qualifying and Triple A mains Dirt …

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Sep 24

Forum is back up…..

Forum is back up. Should have a new them applied sometime this week. Thanks for your patience. The website and forum are functional. But the final product is not ready. Hope to finalize the look in a few days. Joel

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