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  1. Possible Indoor / Outdoor RC Racing Complex in Pensacol

    We are considering opening an indoor/outdoor Radio Control Racing Complex in Pensacola. The facility would comprise of an indoor carpet track (road course/oval), indoor/outdoor rock crawling course, outdoor off-road track for both off-road and rally racing.
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    these are a couple of photos of one of our previous tracks that we built in Pensacola.

    We are running a survey to try and get an idea of how much interest there ...
  2. Race Results Now Posted On Facebook

    I have posted links to the Feb 19th Mains on our Facebook page. While you're there fan our page so that you will get updates. Here is a link:

    Hobby Central
  3. Now That You're Racing

    If you are new to rc racing there are a few things to keep in mind:
    • Your number one goal should be to have FUN. If you're not having fun, something is wrong.
    • your second goal should be to finish a race. Not win a race - finish a race. You can't win if you don't finish.
    • One trick won't cost you a penny and will actually save you money and everyone can do this. Slow down. In racing slower is faster. If you keep your car at a speed where you can control it and look at what's happening
  4. Hobby Central On-Road Racing Sunday October 16th

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    The weather is supposed to be Sunny, 86 hi, 57% humidity, 8mph winds, 0% chance of raing. Sounds like a great day to race. Race time is noon, but that means setup and signup at noon. I will be out there no later than 11am to start setting up. Brad is bringing hose for the layout.

    Right now the classes are:
    Nitro Touring
    Mini Sprint
    Run what ya brung (those with trucks, buggies etc.)

    If you plan on having another class such as pan
  5. Hobby Central Held 1st On-road Races in Years

    Well, we held our first on-road races at Hobby Central at our new location at 6601 N. Davis Hwy, Pensacola. We haven't held a race since we left univesity Mall 4 years ago. We had a pretty good turnout and it has created a lot of interest. Several racers of the past have come out of the woodwork and are thinking of coming back out. We also have a lot of new racers of all ages. It was a lot of fun. The weather was great - sunny but not hot. There were four classes: touring car, VTA, Mini Sprint ...
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Hobby Central : We sell radio control trucks, cars, boats, helicopters, quadcopters, model trains, plastic models, paints, paint by numbers, puzzles, science kits and more. Located in Pensacola at 6601 N. Davis hwy in Tradewinds Plaza. We have on-road rc racing on the first and third Sunday of every month.
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