Pre Registration closes February 4th 2019.  Be sure to register in advance space is limited

 

41ST ANNUAL MOTORAMA

FEBRUARY 16th & 17th, 2019

Motorama U.S. Scale Trials Championships Hosted by RECON G6

*THE SCALED TRIALS PROGRAM CONTINUES IN THE WEST HALL FOR 2019*

Welcome to Motorama, the largest all indoor motorsports event in the Nation and home to the U.S. Scale Trials Championship

Drivers compete on an indoor course that features various driving obstacles with the least amount of penalties in the quickest amount of time to be crowned the U.S. Scale Trial Champion in their respective class.

 

New for 2019, the Lexan Street Truck or LST Class. 6 different classes to try to earn the infamous Motorama Rock! Do Work, Drivers!

 

ST Class –

- Hard body is mandatory. 

- Tire size not to exceed 4.20in / 107mm 

- Wheel size may not exceed 1.9.

- Must be a licensed scale tire or scale replica after a full-size tire. Tires may be not be modified in any way. No siping, groving, or lugs removed.

- Tires must be covered by a minimum of 50% by the body/fender flares.

- Must have a driver and 3D interior

- Must have functional headlights/off-road lights. 

- Must have all the required scale items (listed below). 

- Chassis must be original equipment, (oe) / stock. If it came with the kit or is an oe replacement, it is legal to use. No aftermarket chassis allowed. This includes flat plate rail chassis or vertical plate or other, regardless of material.

- No 4 wheel steer and/or DIG transmissions permitted.

 - No Motor on Axle (MOA) is allowed. 

 

STL Class -  

- Hard Body is mandatory.

- Tire size not to exceed 4.20in / 107mm

- Wheel size may not exceed 1.9.

- Must be a licensed scale tire or scale replica after a full-size - tire. Tires may not be modified in any way. No siping, groving, or removing lugs.

- Tires must be covered a minimum of 50% by the body/fender flares.

- Front & Rear axle must be have leafsprings. 

- Must have a driver and 3D interior. 

- Must have functional headlights / off-road lights.

- Must have all the required scale items (listed below). 

- Chassis must be original equipment, (oe) / stock. If it came with the kit or is an oe replacement, it is legal to use. No aftermarket chassis allowed. This includes flat plate rail chassis or vertical plate or other, regardless of material. 

- No 4 wheel steer and/or DIG transmissions allowed

- No Motor on Axle (MOA) is allowed. 

 

LST Class -  

- Lexan body is mandatory.

- Tire size not to exceed 4.20in / 107mm

- Wheel size may not exceed 1.9.

- Must be a licensed scale tire or scale replica after a full-size - tire. Tires may not be modified in any way. No siping, groving, or removing lugs.

- Tires must be covered a minimum of 50% by the body/fender flares. 

- Must have a driver and 3D interior. 

- Must have functional headlights / off-road lights.

- Must have all the required scale items (listed below). 

- Chassis must be original equipment, (oe) / stock. If it came with the kit or is an oe replacement, it is legal to use. No aftermarket chassis allowed. This includes flat plate rail chassis or vertical plate or other, regardless of material. 

- No 4 wheel steer and/or DIG transmissions allowed

- No Motor on Axle (MOA) is allowed.

 

Required Scale Items for ST & STL& LST Classes.

Side Mirrors on the driver & passenger doors. Mirrors must be mounted for the start of every trials course run.

Windshield with windshield wipers.

A scale gas can, mounted to the vehicle or in the vehicle.

A scale first aid kit must be kept in the vehicle always.

A scale fishing pole mounted in the truck.

The Provided U.S. Scale Trials Sticker placed on either door(s) or hood of vehicle.

Motorama vehicle inspection sticker placed on lower driver side windshield.

Bonus Item - A scale & 1:1 reflective safety vest. 

 

Open Scale Class – 

- Lexan or Hard body is allowed.

- Tire size not to exceed 4.75in / 120mm.

- Wheel size may not exceed 1.9.

- Must be a licensed or scale replica after a full-size tire. 

- No comp tires allowed or cut-n-shut tires. No siping, groving, or removing lugs.

- Must have a driver and a 2D or 3D interior

- Must have all the required scale items (listed below).

- Chassis must be original equipment, (oe) / stock. If it came with the kit or is an oe replacement, it is legal to use. No aftermarket chassis allowed. This includes flat plate rail chassis or vertical plate or other, regardless of material.

- Scale items will be required (Listed below).

- No 4 wheel steer and/or DIG transmissions allowed.

- No motor on axle (moa) is allowed.

 

Required Scale Items for Open Class.

Side Mirrors on the driver & passenger doors. Mirrors must be mounted for the start of every trials course run.

Windshield with windshield wipers.

A scale gas can, mounted to the vehicle or in the vehicle.

A scale first aid kit must be kept in the vehicle always.

The Provided U.S. Scale Trials Sticker placed on either door(s) or hood of vehicle.

The provided Motorama vehicle inspection sticker placed on lower driver side windshield.

Bonus Item – Scale working Cowbell mounted under the rear bumper of the vehicle.

 

Extreme Scale Class – 

- Lexan Body or Hard Body is allowed.

- Tire size not to exceed 5.4in or 137mm.

- Wheel size may not exceed 1.9.

- Tires may be licensed or a scale replica of a full-size tire. 

- No comp tires or cut-n-shut tires. 

- Siping and/or removing lugs is allowed. 

- Must have a driver and a 2D or 3D interior

- Flat Plate Chassis are allowed. Vertical plate chassis are not allowed. 

- 4 wheel steer and/or Dig transmissions are allowed.

- Scale items will be required (Listed below).

- No motor on axle (moa) is allowed. 

 

Required Scale Items for Extreme Class.

A scale gas can, mounted to the vehicle or in the vehicle.

A scale first aid kit must be kept in the vehicle always.

The Provided U.S. Scale Trials Sticker placed on either door(s) or hood of vehicle.

Motorama vehicle inspection sticker placed on lower driver side windshield.

Bonus Item - Scale bullhorns mounted to the front of the vehicle.

 

Unlimited Buggy Class –

- Running a body is optional. A hard body or lexan body could be ran over a tube chassis. A tube chassis must start from the skid plate. No frame rails of any kind is allowed. 

- Tire size not to exceed 5.4in or 137mm. 

- Wheel size not to exceed 1.9. 

- Tires may be licensed or a scale replica of a full size tire.

- No comp tires or cut-n-shut tires. 

- Siping and/or removing lugs is approved.

- Vehicles must be a full tube chassis, tubed off of the skid plate. - No vertical plate chassis allowed.

- Vehicles must have a driver and cockpit. 

- The only required scale items for this class are a fire extinguisher and cow bell. 

- 4 wheel steer and/or Dig transmissions are permitted.  

- No motor on axle (moa) is allowed.

 

Important Notes - 

- All Truggy style vehicles must have tubed rear section starting at the rear of the skid plate.

- If driving a truggy in the ST or STL or LST classes, the front tires must be covered by a minimum of 75% from the body / fenders flares.

- Any ST Class Flatbed truck or tubed bed truck that the bed of the truck does not cover a minimum of 50% of the rear tires, the front tires must be covered by a minimum of 75% from the body / fender flares. 

 

Do Work, Drivers!

 

Classes are limited to 100 vehicles per class.

Show & Shine categories are “Best in Show”, “Most Trail Ready”, Best Interior, & Best Engine Bay.

The top drivers in each class with the least amount of penalties will advance to Championship Sunday.

 

Course Intel

The U.S. Scale Trials course is made up of varied terrain conditions and obstacles, featuring mud, a creek with waterfall, & sand. The course is marked with wobble gates and boundaries. Drivers are penalized for touching them.

 

Schedule:

6pm U.S. Scale Trials Championships begin. The running order for competitors is open. First to come, first to run.

 

Friday 

3pm to 9pm – Drivers Early Check In / On site registration. Drivers can set up their pits in the approved pit area. First come, first served for pit locations.

Driver

 

Saturday

9am Running Order Posted / Drivers Meeting / National Anthem

9:30 U.S. Scale Trials Championships start.

 

Sunday

9am - Running Order Posted / Drivers Meeting / National Anthem

9:30 - U.S. Scale Trials Championship Finals Start

Awards to follow the Event.

 

Directions / Intel:

Pits with Power are available.

Drivers must bring their own tables & chairs. First Come, First Serve on Pit Locations. Team / Sponsor Banners can be hung in your pit area.

Lipo Batteries must be charged in a lipo bag.

 

SAVE MONEY, register in advance. On-site registration will be available at $100.00 for the first class and $50.00 for each addition class, if not sold out. On-site registration is only available on Friday.

 

Racers registration includes one weekend pass for the driver (Do not laminate your 2-day passes), all additional tickets for parents, family and friends will need to be purchased below.1 general parking pass is also included.

Important Event Information: After completion of your entry, go back to the registration page for participant information, download and print maps and lodging information before coming to Harrisburg. It could make your Motorama visit less stressful.

Please direct all general event questions to the Motorama Events main office at 717-359-7056.

 

All tickets are general admission and do not guarantee seating in any arena

Though the focus of Motorama is motorsports, there is an entire community of RC racers who share the same goal, to bring home first place. Although they aren't 1:1 scale vehicles, racers bring everything they have to conquer tough courses and extreme challenges. RC racers dedicate their time and hard work by continuously tweaking and tuning their rides to ensure they have the best vehicle.