Sweetnap raceway is located just outside Frome in Somerset we primarily race 1/5th scale petrol powered off road buggies 2wd or 4wd separate classes for each type but we welcome members from other scales at our purpose built track, which is approximately 3000sqm of astroturf, laid onto a slight hill for fantastic all year round racing
As well as hosting our own 12 round summer series, we run a winter series and also, at the end of the summer season we also host a 4 hour team endurance event which is open to all
Facilities at the club consist of covered raised rostrum and pitting areas, toilet and AMB computer timing.
The Large Scale Off Road (LSOR) section of the BRCA is one of the newest, and covers the largest scale of off road model vehicles on the market
Large scale R/C car's are typically 23, 26 or 30cc petrol powered. Hydraulic or air brakes front and rear which all help to stop the large scale cars which are capable of speeds in excess of 50mph from two stroke petrol powered engines.
Ready to run kits are available with everything apart from fuel, making large scale off road racing available to all, and top end kits are complete with everything apart from radio gear, engine and fuel
Models can be modified as your needs progress and skill improves
Racing is normally very close and always good fun, whatever the weather