Race Place RC Track Rules and Etiquette

Race Place RC reserves the right to update these rules

  • LiPo bags must be used when charging.

  • Voltage not to exceed 4.20 volts per cell. 1S no more than 4.20 volts. 2S no more than 8.40 volts.

  • Battery temperatures not to exceed 110 degrees.

  • Body post must be cut down to no more than 5mm above the body.

  • Wheel axles must not have exposed threads.

  • Sharp edges on chassis, bodies and wings must be rounded.

  • If your body shows signs of rubbing, raise or cut the body. Bodies that are audibly and visibly dragging, rubbing or digging into the carpet will be black flagged.

  • Wheel wells for all 4 wheels must be cut out.

  • All cars must conform to appearance, radio, general, battery and motor rules and comply with the ‘spirit’ of your class. All decisions of the track/race director organizing a race concerning appearance and 'spirit' are final.

  • Missing the driver's meeting will result in you starting at the back of the grid for the main you qualified.

  • No soft pack batteries in vehicles.

  • SXT 3.0 Regular is the only traction compound used at Race Place RC. Remove excess before setting your car on the track.

  • Pit mats must be used.

  • The race track is one way.

  • The Race Director has the final say.

  • Minimum of 3 cars to run a class.

  • Keep your pit space free from litter.

  • Tech failure will result in loss of qualifying effort or main result.

  • It is your responsibility to marshal the next race. If you cannot marshal, it is your responsibility to find an alternative. Marshals must be 12 years or older.

  • Racers and marshals must wear closed toe shoes.

  • Do not run. This includes marshals.

  • Verbal abuse will not be tolerated. Respect your fellow racers, marshals, race director, spectators and staff.

  • This is a family friendly facility. Foul language, alcohol and smoking are prohibited.

See 'Rules' for details about your specific class.