IFMAR Worlds

2014 IFMAR Worlds – Day 2 Update

September 19, 2014

Day 2 was a little rough. Getting up at 6:30am after the flights and going to sleep at 12:30am made for an interesting day. The track is very close to our Holiday Club hotel but for some reason we just had a hard time finding it. After getting yelled at by others cars and going […]

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IFMAR Worlds Day 1 – Travel

September 17, 2014

Coming to you somewhere above the ocean, Allison and I head off to the IFMAR Worlds which will take place in Messina, Italy. The British Airlines jet is cruising along on this night flight with very little air conditioning and low amounts of ice in the beverages. Our first leg of the flight takes us […]

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Hartson Is World Champion

September 30, 2013

JConcepts is on top at the 2013 IFMAR World Championships. Steven Hartson pulls the amazing win in A3 to take the title for Team Associated and JConcepts. Steven claimed the 15th IFMAR title in an exciting 5-minutes of racing at the Silver Dollar R/C Raceway in Chico, California. Having taken an A1 win from sixth […]

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A Podium Finish For Ryan Maifield In 2wd

September 26, 2013

Ryan Maifield takes his 4th podium finish in the 2wd class at the IFMAR World Championships with a 3rd place finish at this years 2013 event. JConcepts Dirt Webs front tires, Finnisher C4.2 body, Mono wheels, Hi-Clearance wing and high performance accessories finish off the amazing drive. Ryan came back from a break in A1, […]

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IFMAR Worlds – Day 1 & 2 Update

September 23, 2013

Day one was check-in/registration and technical inspection. Racers began to show up early morning excited to get their pits assigned and setup. From there racers began getting all their spec tires organized and glued for practice and qualifying. Once tires are glued; it’s time to finish up the final touches on their buggies and start […]

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2013 IFMAR Worlds – Travel Day

September 20, 2013

Travel day: The JConcepts crew is making our way to Chico, CA for the 2013 1/10 Off-road IFMAR World Championships. The World Championships are held every 2 years throughout the world hosted by one of the four blocks (ROAR, EFRA, FAMAR, FEMCA). This year ROAR is hosting their event at A-main Hobbies world class Silver […]

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2012 Worlds – Friday Update

December 7, 2012

Here in Argentina, it is…some day? Let’s go with Friday. As the lower mains will get underway with a wet, but not terrible track. Yesterday’s all day Noah-esk rain washed out the final round of qualifying, and perhaps the best call of the week was running three rounds on Wednesday to give us a total […]

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2012 Worlds – Update From John

December 5, 2012

On site at the 2012 IFMAR World Championships in Argentina. I am here to do drivers support for the JConcepts team, along with pit duties for fellow Floridian JR Mitch, and anything else that needs to be done. At this time, we are into qualifiers, and things are going pretty well for the JConcepts drivers. […]

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2012 Worlds – Monday Recap

December 4, 2012

Monday Monday marked the end of official practice as we head in to the first official qualifying Tuesday. It rained last night, some say hard, some say not so hard, regardless, our AE pit spots and the tents had to be completely rebuilt this morning and they had to do a ton of track work. […]

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2012 Worlds – Weekend Recap

December 3, 2012

Friday Update By: Allison Ruona Today has gone quite smooth and relaxing, Arrival was quite smooth and we’re at the hotel now, we landed this morning, processed our visas, found our luggage – took a while with all of our bags, turns out one bag never left Miami, ooops. So much for that tip (propina) […]

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