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    • #12070
      ArtArt
      Super Moderator

      RINGWOOD XXX

      THE RING

      August 12, 2019

      For the 30th time Ringwood returns on August 12, 2019 – our longest running event! Featuring the greatest years of Grand Prix racing from the inception of the World Driver’s Championship right up to the dominance of the great Ford Cosworth V8 – 1950 through to 1980! Scratch32 rules for the following four classes apply:

      • 1950’s Grand Prix;
      • 1.5L Grand Prix;
      • 3L Grand Prix;
      • 1970’s Grand Prix.

      IMPORTANT REMINDER:

      The Vanski FF050 motor is no longer eligible for our scratch32 1.5L Grand Prix class. You will remember my post from May (click here to go to that post) – I’ve quoted the pertinent lines:

      “Looking ahead and given feedback to date we’ll be implementing a few updates to our scratch32 rules (v4) for this summer. These will be:

      • restricting the 1.5L Grand Prix (15LGP) class motor to the BWMS050 ONLY and removing the VANSKI as an option – since they have not been available for many years now – VANSKI motors are still eligible for other low power motor scratch32 classes (unless specifically excluded);”

      Make sure to register up to three models for each class within this thread. If it is a new model being presented to the grid for the first time please also complete our online model registration form which you will find on our Welcome/Forms page – just use the top bar menu to navigate there from anywhere…

      NEW:

      Deadline to register all competing models is at NOON on the day of the event. Late or non-registered models will not compete.  All models you register before NOON on the day of the event WILL RACE – up to three per class – so choose the models you wish to race and register just those models only. If you register 4 models for one class then only the first three will be entered and be eligible for the race.

      Don’t miss the deadline to register so don’t leave registration to the last minute – register early if you plan to attend!

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      Let's Get Building!

    • #12078
      ArtArt
      Super Moderator

      From the DArt garagista:

      1950’s Grand Prix:

      [59GP008-1AT] #8 Harry Schell ’59 BRM P25:

      [56GP011-1AT] #11 J.M. Fangio ’56 Ferrari D50 Type A:

      Let's Get Building!

    • #12095
      KenKen
      Moderator

      From the Chassis Shop:

      1.5L GP – Friedrich Von Fender Bender – BRM 578 #8

      62GP008-1KM

      This morning I saw a neighbor talking to her cat. It was obvious she thought her cat understood her. I came into my house, told my dog..... we laughed a lot.
      Even though I may be new at this myself. How can I help you build your car?

    • #12097
      AvatarLuis Meza
      Member

      I would love to be part of it although I do not have any scratch build cars yet, but I appreciate being able to participate as a place holder.

       

      Anyway I only have cars for the 1950 GP a Maserati #5 driven by Shelby and for the 3.0 L GP Lotus #9 driven by Graham Hill.

       

      I put D’Arts urethane tires on them, I trued the tires added some weight and glued the bushings

       

      I will see you guys on Monday

    • #12098
      KenKen
      Moderator

      From the Chassis Shop:

      New entry: 1950’s GP – Maserati 250F #13. Driver – Snidely Whiplash

      Form to follow shortly.

      This morning I saw a neighbor talking to her cat. It was obvious she thought her cat understood her. I came into my house, told my dog..... we laughed a lot.
      Even though I may be new at this myself. How can I help you build your car?

    • #12101
      ArtArt
      Super Moderator

      From the DArt garagista:

      1.5L Grand Prix:

      [64GP007-1AT] #7 J. Surtees ’64 Ferrari 158

      [61GP030-1AT] #30 D. Gurney ’61 Porsche 804

      [61GP003-1AT] #3 W. von Trips ’61 Ferrari 156

      Let's Get Building!

    • #12115
      ArtArt
      Super Moderator

      From the DArt garagista:

      3.0L Grand Prix:

      [66GP012-1AT] #12 R. Ginther ’66 Honda RA273

      [68GP008-1AT] #8 J.P. Beltoise ’68 Matra MS10

      Let's Get Building!

    • #12116
      ArtArt
      Super Moderator

      From the DArt Garagista:

      1970 Grand Prix:

      [74GP008-1AT] #8 C. Pace ’74 Brabham BT44

      [71GP017-1AT] #17 J. Stewart ’71 Tyrrell 003

      [74GP015-1AT] #15 G. Hill ’74 Hill-Shadow DN1

      Let's Get Building!

    • #12117
      MiAMiA
      Moderator

      MiA will bring:

      1950’s Grand Prix
      #12 – J.F. Gonzalez (Ferrari 375)

      1970’s Grand Prix
      #3 – P. Depailler (Tyrrell 007)

      perhaps for 1.5L Grand Prix (if I get the motors changed:)
      #1 – J. Brabham (Cooper T53)
      #2 – G. Hill (BRM P61)

      And still no 3L GP completed.

      • #12118
        ArtArt
        Super Moderator

        MiA, if you don’t have time to swap the motors in the 1.5l Grand Prix cars bring them anyway – we’ll sort that out when you get here… :yes:

        Let's Get Building!

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