Group 5 Proxy Round #2

The second round of the Group 5 Proxy was ran in Auburn, Washington at the Willow Park track.  This four lane 51 foot copper taped track is typically set at 10 volts of power.  The Kelowna cars ran well with Lezlie finishing 4th place, Rob 5th place, and Leo 15th place.  The Group 5 Proxy is still fairly young this season so no car looks unbeatable yet. … More Group 5 Proxy Round #2

Group 5 Proxy Round #1

The world’s fastest proxy started off with a bang in Maple Ridge, BC at Roger’s beautiful newly built MDF track running at 10 volts.  The cars were flying and very well driven to achieve maximum laps for the fantastic cars in this proxy.  Earlier in the day the three local Kelowna cars  performed very well in qualifying, all three Kelowna cars ended up in the top six qualifying.    The race itself was live streamed on YouTube showcasing the great driving skills of the lower mainland drivers.  At the end of the day Rob finished on the podium tied for 2nd with his BMW M1, Leo’s BMW M1 finished 11th, and Lez’s BMW M1 in 14th … More Group 5 Proxy Round #1

TransAM Proxy Round 9

Round #9 of the TransAM proxy was ran November 5th in Irvine, California at the Pebblestone Model Car Circuit. The Kelowna TransAM cars in the O2 class performed very well again with Rob’s 1970 Camaro finishing on the podium in second place, Lez’s 1969 Camaro in eleventh place, and Randy’s Barracuda finishing in the twentieth position. Lez’s Cortina in the U2 TransAM class had traction problems and finished 13th. … More TransAM Proxy Round 9

F1 1967 Scratch Build Proxy Rounds 1 & 2 Quebec

Congratulations to our own Richard H for his third place podium finish in his first Proxy race! Richard’s #17 “dirty” Cooper proved to be the giant killer, much as it had in the 1967 South African Grand Prix. It won every heat in his group and was remarkably consistent across all drivers, both in terms of fastest lap times and lap count. … More F1 1967 Scratch Build Proxy Rounds 1 & 2 Quebec