22.08.2016 10 comments Category: Event publications Video: 1 available
Report by J-P.Huhtala (VRC race reporter)
SEASON 2016 electric nascartruck modified, round 8, Jundiai Sao Paolo
Starting round of this event, three drivers were separated from others with their own laps. Two Italians, Giordano and Andreuccetti and Huhtala from Finland hitted 18 laps, all inside 2.5 seconds.
Fourth fastest driver was Dunkl from Austria, having 12 seconds gap to the leader Giordano. Philippe Gross from Switzerland and Steve Pitts from USA got fifth and sixth place from this round. Dunkl, Gross and Pitts were really close each other, all inside 2 seconds.
But it was expected, that next round would show us, how tight that top would be. Many drivers left this round without driving, cause it was not mandatory.
Like in earlier races, everybody was just getting miliar with the track, as it had very tricky corners and alltitude difference 3 meters.
At qualifying rou... read more
03.08.2016 18 comments Category: Site news
We have now started planning the events for 2016 Season 3. The provisional schedule is posted below.
As you can see many of the events will be raced in reversed direction. Our policy is to race all the tracks in both directions as much as possible. When planning the tracks we are looking at the tracks used in the previous seasons (sometimes up until 4 seasons ago) and also which direction was used. In this way we offer you the maximum variety of tracks.
We know that not everyone like to race tracks in reversed directions but why not? It usually means a complete new layout to learn and as such it is almost the same as driving on an entirely new track. For on-road tracks reversed direction should not be any issue. For off-road tracks, although the jumps have been designed to suit both directions, this is a bit more sensitive, some tracks just don't flow well.
You have another 2 weeks to chew on the track selection for Season 3 before we implement the new schedule. Season 3 will start on Saturday Septemb... read more