CANAM Thunder IV

CANAM Thunder IV
CANAM Thunder IV The Ring June 10, 2019 Six new models would debut in this edition of CANAM Thunder - three Lotus 30 models, a Porsche 917/10 and a couple of North American Trans Am models: New Models: The Race: CANAM Final Results: #7 J. Surtees (Lola T70 Spyder) 85 Laps (8.617 ext.); #7 J. Surtees (McLaren M12) 85 (11.645); #6 G. Follmer (Porsche 917/10) 84 (4.385); #43 T. Adamowicz (Ferrari 612) 84 (8.663); #99...

CANAM Thunder IV

CANAM Thunder IV
CAN AM Thunder IV (Show & Tell) This is our fourth ‘bring what you have’ early 1960’s SCCA/USRRC models (vintage or modern releases) PLUS your CANAM Scratch32 eligible models for a ‘show and tell’, discussion and racing. This event will have overlap with Scratch32 CANAM (CA) classes AND will incorporate earlier SCCA/USRRC sanctioned race entries. Again, this is a response in part to the demand to do so. It is also an effort to incorporate appropriate

Internationale Meisterschaft XI

Internationale Meisterschaft XI
Internationale Meisterschaft XI The Ring New Models: Event Photographs: Hot Rod (HR): #24 - 72 Laps (18.818 ext.); #18 - 70 (11.312); #13 - 69 (13.551); #2 - 67 (15.264); #11 - 66 (8.360); #L1 & L2 - 63 (25.174). Sportscar (SP): #18 -71 Laps (17.942 ext.); #8 - 66 (7.603); #7 - 65 (12.523); #10 - 65 (17.925); #410 - 63 (10.748). Sportscar Plus (SP+): #132 - 77 Laps (11.245 ext.); #8 - 72 (18.136)

SOS I @ The Ring

SOS I @ The Ring
The Ring welcomes SOS racers on Thursday, February 21, 2019 for the following classes: Trans Am (TA); Modern Formula One (F1); Group C (GCI); and CANAM (CA). DArt tires only. R32 rules apply to tires and braid. If any model is suspected of compromising the track for others then that model shall be black flagged and the race, regardless of progress, will be restarted. Maximum of 9 attendees (including host). Every attendee is expected to...

CANAM Thunder III

CANAM Thunder III
February 11, 2019 - The Ring CANAM Thunder III Pre-CANAM (SCCA & USRRC) (1960 – 1965): A few Pictures of Entries: Overall Results (PC & PC+) #4 – J. Clark (Lotus 30) [PC (Scratch)– Vanski] 75 Laps (7.164 ext.); #36 -DwM (Cheetah) [PC (Plastic)– Vanski] 75 (17.809); #11 – J. Siffert (Lotus 30) [PC (Scratch) – BWNC1] 74 (14.050); #97 – DwM (Cooper Monaco King Cobra) [PC (Plastic) - Vanski] 73 (15.507); #98 – MiA (Cooper Monaco

Internationale Meisterschaft X

Internationale Meisterschaft X
Internationale Meisterschaft X November 5, 2018 THE RING (SCRATCH PRESS) - The 10th edition of the Internationale Meisterschaft featured 19 models from the '20's through to the early '70's, including a fabulous new entry from the Hot Rod Garage of KensRedZed - a bright yellow 1969 Ferrari 312P Berlinetta with pilot G. Paezan at the wheel. Other Custom Rods, Sportscars & Prototypes returned to once again lap the circuit - four classes with many more s

CANAM Thunder II (1960-1974)

CANAM Thunder II (1960-1974)
Live the CANAM series - leading up from the pre-curser SCCA/USRRC sanctioned events on through inception in 1966 and thereafter through the glorious years right up until 1974. Watch as the nimble lightweights finally gave way to American big block thunder. Rule changes would exclude some but others would adapt and dominate. Manufacturers such as Lola, McLaren, Porsche and finally Shadow would each taste success but the contributions from Chaparral, Lotus,

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...