Pre Registration closes February 5th 2018.  Be sure to register in advance space is limited

 

40th ANNUAL MOTORAMA
FEBRUARY 17th & 18th, 2018

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

*RELOCATING EVENT TO THE WEST HALL FOR 2018*

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

Radio Control Scale Trials will test a driver's ability and their vehicles capability to navigate through a series of gates over a variety of terrain and performing special driving tasks. A U.S Men’s and Women’s Scale Trials Champion will be crowned in each class. Each Driver will have up to 3 attempts to turn in their best score. The top 20 scores from Friday and Saturday will advance to the Finals on Sunday.

Special Skill Sections may include a sled pull, mud pit, timed trial section, & side by side off road drag racin

 

Classes:

ST Class -  Tire size not to exceed 4.20in / 107mm and must be a licensed scale tire replicated after a full-size tire. All vehicles are required to have a driver and 3D interior, plus all the required scale items (listed below). Tires must be covered a minimum of 50% by the body/fender flares.

STL Class -  Tire size not to exceed 4.20in / 107mm and must be a licensed scale tire replicated after a full-size tire. All vehicles are required to have a driver and 3D interior, plus all the required scale items (listed below). Tires must be covered a minimum of 50% by the body/fender flares.

Open Scale Class - Tire size not to exceed 4.75in / 120mm and must be a licensed or scale replica after a full-size tire. No comp tires allowed or cut-n-shut tires.  All vehicles are required to have a driver. Interiors can be 2D or 3D, plus all the required scale items (listed below).

Extreme Scale Class - Tire size not to exceed 4.75in or 120mm. 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 have a driver. Interiors can be 2D or 3D. Scale items will be required (Listed below).

Unlimited Buggy Class - Tire size not to exceed 4.75in or 120mm. 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. Vehicles must be a full tube chassis or tubed off of frame rails. Vehicles must have a driver and cockpit. The only required scale items for this class are a fire extinguisher and cow bell. 

 

Required Scale Items for ST & STL 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.

A lunch container. This can be a cooler or a paper bag or box lunch.

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 reflective safety vest placed in vehicle.

 

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 - Cowbell mounted under the rear bumper of the vehicle. Each run completed with a ringing cowbell will receive a bonus.

 

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.

 

Classes are limited to 100 vehicles per class.

Show & Shine categories are “Best in Show”, “Most Trail Ready”, Best Buggy, & Best Theme.

The top 20 Drivers earning the most combined points out of all the disciplines will advance to the Finals on Sunday. The Drivers points will reset and the driver with the most points in each class at the end of Sundays round will be crowned the 2018 US RC Scale Trials Champion.

 

Course Intel

The U.S. Scale Trials course will consist of numbered gates, boundaries, bonus lines, winch lines, & a variety of natural & man-made terrain conditions.

 

Schedule:

Friday

2pm Driver Check in.

4pm Show & Shine Staging.

5pm Show and Shine Judging begins.

5:30pm Drivers meeting / National Anthem

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

 

Saturday

9am Running Order Posted / Drivers Meeting / National Anthem

9:30 U.S. Scale Trials continue.

 

Sunday

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

9:30 - U.S. Scale Trials 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.