Internationale Meisterschaft IX

Internationale Meisterschaft IX
Internationale Meisterschaft IX All teams present discussed and agreed to an adjustment to the usual format which would now see the Sportscars compete in a rare endurance race - testing the reliability of both model and finger. For the first time in Scratch32 history every participant was also truly a scratch built model - customized bodies with custom paint & inkjet decals covering custom made wire and brass chassis. This grid was truly original ...

Internationale Meisterschaft VIII

Internationale Meisterschaft VIII
Internationale Meisterschaft VIII This edition of the Meisterschaft would see the debut of Wolfgang von Trips' 1956 Porsche 550 A Coupe - a lovely scratch built model by DB. The balance of models were all returning entries... ...in Hot Rod:  In Sportscar: And in Classic Era (Sportscar & Prototypes): Hot Rod Hot Rod (HR) Overall Results: #2 – R. Crashiola (’25 Ford Model ‘T’) 68 Laps (12.679 ext.); #23 – R. Baron (’25 Fo

Internationale Meisterschaft VII

Internationale Meisterschaft VII
The 7th edition of the Internationale Meisterschaft would see new models in Sportscars (SP & SP+) and CANAM. Several, including Phil Hill in separate Ferrari 290MMs the Jaguar XK120 of the late S. Diaz and Jim Oldershaw in a Brumos Porsche 917/10 would take to the track each for the first time. Others returned with larger displacement motors, including Hawthorne, Hill and Herrmann. And then there was the obstreperous SCCA entry... All in a...

Internationale Meisterschaft VI

Internationale Meisterschaft VI
November 6, 2017 - The Ring Internationale Meisterschaft im Ring VI The group descended down into the Green Hell once again. This time for the sixth edition of the Internationale Meisterschaft. A diverse field of returning scratch built entries emerged from their garages for shakedown, faster and race laps. Off track excursions were controlled. A few new models made their debut too - Scarfiotti in a successful charge in his 330 P4 sidewinder - a...

Internationale Meisterschaft V

Internationale Meisterschaft V
Back at the Ferrari factory final preparations were being made in anticipation of the fifth running of the Internationale Meisterschaft. Crowds arrived early but the traffic was a killer. Some had clever ideas with which to beat the traffic jam... like this Monogram salesperson who just needed a top up of that Sunoco Fuel... Nevertheless with practice over the grids were formed and although there were enough marshals the penalty imposed for eac...

Internationale Meisterschaft im Ring IV

July 10, 2017 - The Ring Internationale Meisterschaft im Ring IV The Internationale Meisterschaft im Ring again featured Scratch32 Sportscars, Classic Era Prototypes and Sportscars, CANAM & the crowd favourite - Hot Rods. Sportscars (SP) Several European teams arrived for the first of four challenges. Scuderia Marzotto featuring the Ferrari 166MM UOVO piloted by Giannino Marzotto was a sleek entrant and also a crowd favourite. An