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Texas Slot It DTM Proxy Race Series – Pre-Race Story

Texas Slot It DTM Proxy Race Series The Austin Slot Car Club and the Scale Auto Racing Club from Houston have come together to run a proxy race series between the two clubs and their two tracks.  This will be a six-round series with three rounds taking place in Austin and the final three in…

Texas Slot It DTM Proxy Race #1

Results posted.  Story to follow very soon. The complete car spec sheet is attached. Race #1 Results Drivers Results Slot It DTM Proxy Race Car Specs Attachments Slot It DTM Proxy Race Car Specs (19 kB)

Thunderslot Proxy Race #5

The Fifth Round – The fifth and penultimate round of the Austin Slot Car Clubs Thunderslot Proxy race was more of the same at the sharp end of the field and a strange mix for everyone chasing.  John’s McLaren M6A once again showed that it was the class of the field setting not only a…

Thunderslot Proxy Race #4

The fourth round of the Thunderslot Proxy race was another great event with some of the closest racing we have seen in the series.  Having said that, John’s McLaren was definitely the class of the field finishing with 233 laps and a fast time of 3.616.  It looked a lot like F1 where these is…

Thunderslot Proxy Race #3

The third round of the Austin Slot Car Clubs Thunderslot Proxy race was the closest race of the three held so far with three of the eight cars finishing on the same lap and two of those separated by only one hundredth of a lap.  It does not get much closer than that.  To keep…

Thunderslot Proxy Race #2

The second round of the clubs Thunderslot proxy race had one more competitor – a car sent it from one of the club’s founders that now lives in Minnesota.  This new entry, a McLaren M6A brought the total number of cars in the proxy to 8. It was 100 degrees outside but the club room…

Thunderslot Proxy Race #1

The first round of the clubs Thunderslot Proxy race was held this past Saturday.  You may ask, “Why run a Proxy race for cars that are all local?”.  Austin has seen an increase in Covid cases and many members did not feel safe coming together as a group for fear of contracting the virus.  Taking…