Ringwood XXXI

Ringwood XXXI
Ringwood XXXI For years Ringwood has brought back memories of Grand Prix racing for many of us. Now in our 31st edition we again revisit the last of the gentlemen pilots - featuring models from 1950 through 1980 in four separate scratch32 classes: 1950's Grand Prix (50GP); 1.5L Grand Prix (15LGP); 3.0L Grand Prix (3LGP); and 1970's Grand Prix. Make sure to register all of your models in the event registration thread before the deadline. P

Ringwood XXX

Ringwood XXX
August 12, 2019 - The Ring Ringwood XXX New Models: 1950’s Grand Prix: #13 – Snidely Whiplash (Maserati 250F) Returning Entries: 1950’s Grand Prix: #12 – Jose Froilan Gonzalez (Ferrari 375) [51GP012-1MA] #8 – Harry Schell (BRM P25) [59GP008-1AT] #11 – J.M. Fangio (Ferrari D50 Type A) [56GP011-1AT] 1.5L Grand Prix: #8 – Friedrich von Fender Bender (BRM P578) [62GP008-1KM] #1 – Jack Brabham (Cooper T53) [60GP001-1MA] #3 – Wolfgang von Tr

Ringwood XXX

Ringwood XXX
Ringwood XXX Open wheel racing @ Ringwood turns 30! Last of the gentlemen pilots feature models from 1950 through 1980 in four separate scratch32 classes: 1950's Grand Prix (50GP); 1.5L Grand Prix (15LGP); 3.0L Grand Prix (3LGP); and 1970's Grand Prix. Make sure to register all of your models here. Deadline to register your models is at NOON on the day of the event. Please remember to submit your model registration form for all new or m...

Ringwood XXIX

Ringwood XXIX
March 25, 2019 - The Ring Ringwood XXIX Transporters were loaded, registrations tallied and track preparations were underway for our most successful repeating event at The Ring.Twenty nine models would participate - which would be King of the Ring? New Models: 1950’s Grand Prix: #5 – Carroll Shelby (Maserati 250F) 1970’s Grand Prix: #4 – Carlos Pace (Brabham BT44) [74GP004-1JO] Returning Entries: 1950’s Grand Prix: #16 – Joachim Bonnier (Mase...

Ringwood XXVII

Ringwood XXVII
August 20, 2018 - The Ring Ringwood XXVII New Models: 1950’s Grand Prix: #18 – 1956 J.F. Gonzalez (Vanwall VW1/56) [JMSracer] 3.0L Grand Prix: #9 – 1968 D. Gurney (Eagle Westlake Mk1) [JMSracer] …and with seventeen returning models all in all nineteen models would compete to see who would be ‘King of the Ring’ and close out the summer of 2018... 1950’s Grand Prix Results #8 – H. Schell (BRM P25) 74 Laps (16.402 ext.); #16 ...

Ringwood XXVI

Ringwood XXVI
May 28, 2018 - The Ring Ringwood XXVI Ringwood XXVI would see thirty-one models take to the circuit in a historical bounty from the best era of Grand Prix racing... New Models: 1950’s Grand Prix: #4 Lovely PETE (Lotus 16) [Jimbo] 1.5L Grand Prix: #36 Ritchie GINTHER (Ferrari 156) [DB] #4 Phil HILL (Ferrari 156) [JMSracer] 3.0L Grand Prix: #11 Jackie STEWART (Matra MS10) [JMSracer] 1970’s Grand Prix: #9 Francois CEVER...

Ringwood XXV

Ringwood XXV
This latest edition of Ringwood, our 25th, featured one new addition - a BRM P578 #12 with pilot Graham Hill created by Jimbo using a DArt body kit on top of a Vanski powered scratch built wire & brass chassis. This model would later go on to make a solid debut... and I have a feeling that we will see more of these models at future Ringwood events.Filming of 'Grand Prix' wrapped up just as the grid assembled for the first race of the event... All en

Ringwood XXIII

Ringwood XXIII
The 23rd edition of Ringwood featured three new models presented to the grid along with a new number badge for a returning model: A lovely custom made 1952 Ferrari MKII Thin Wall Special raced by J.F. Gonzalez - albeit with a motor outside of the rules: A 1957 Maserati 250F using a modified scalextric body with custom chassis raced by J. Bonnier: And a questionable 1965 Lotus 20B piloted by Dave Charlton which failed to pre-qualify for the 1965 So...

Ringwood XXII

Ringwood XXII
October 2, 2017 - The Ring Ringwood XXII Two 1.5L models would debut at Ringwood XXII: MiA would present his #2 BRM P61 as raced by Graham HILL while the prancing horse factory would debut the #7 Ferrari 158 as raced by John SURTEES. Both models were welcome additions to Ringwood XXII and the Scratch32 model database. 1.5L GP 1963 BRM P61 Driven by Graham Hill BRM’s first attempt at the monocoque design, the P61 was not a true monocoque as...