Friday Night Racing

 We have two different tracks.  The HO scale 6 lane track is in place March through August.  The 1/32 scale 4 lane track is in place from just after Labor day until the end of February.  Exact dates may vary slightly. night-racing-at-njh-2016

 

 

NJ NOSTALGIA HOBBY

401 PARK AVENUE

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ  07076

908-322-2676

FRIDAY RACE SCHEDULE

DECEMBER 2019-FEBRUARY 2020

1/32 SCALE

 

 

DECEMBER 6 – Carrera GO!! 1/43 Any closed wheel car/stock tires

 

DECEMBER 13 Vintage NASCAR/Stockers – This race is limited to 1960’s and 70’s NASCAR/Stock Cars from Carrera, Scalextric or Monogram.  Cars must have all traction magnets removed NO MAGNET weight may be added, silicone tires are allowed on stock rims only and motor must match the brand of the car max 18,000 rpm.

 

DECEMBER 20 Ninco Classic IROC  These are no magnet classic sports cars from the 1950’s and 60’s made by Ninco.  Included are Porsche 356, Jaguar 120’s, AC Cobras, Austin Healys, etc.

 

DECEMBER 27 – Sideways Group 5 NO MAGNET – This class was new for 2017 and proved to be tons of fun! Allowed is any Group 5 car from Sideways (Porsche 935, Lancia Beta, Ford Capri or Mustang, BMW 320CSi, etc.). You may run any motor up to 20.5k RPM, any motor pod, and any wheels, tires, gearing, and axles.

 

JANUARY 3- IROC GO KARTS– A perennial favorite. There will be 4 stock tired Ninco go carts available and you just bring your controller (or use one of ours) and entry fee

 

JANUARY 10– Scalextric Modern NASCAR magnet  IROC.  Four Scalextric modern NASCAR will be provided you will just need your controller and entry fee

 

JANUARY 17 – Stock Riggen/ The Riggens must be stock except for silicone rear tires.

 

JANUARY 24- CARRERA GO!! 1/43 any open wheel car/Formula 1

 

FEBRUARY 1: – ’60s GT An open class for closed-cockpit Le Mans-type sports cars that raced in 1971 or earlier (Ford GT/GT mkIV, Porsche 906 or 917, Lola T70, Ferrari P4, etc.) Cars may be any brand, and you may run any motor up to 20k RPM, any motor pod, and any wheels, tires, gearing, and axles.

 

FEBRUARY 8- IROC K&B AURORA FORD GT 40’s  Mario ‘The Chief’ Pisano is providing four race prepared vintage K&B Aurora GT40’s for the race.

 

FEBRUARY 15 – You asked for it Derek Wright! SCALEXTRIC 1960 GT BETTER THAN THE MOVIE FORD VS FERRARI! This race is Scalextric only Ford GTs and Ferraris.  Any Scalextric Ford GT with stock magnet in original position (GT 40, Mark IV, etc) Stock 18K motors with silicones on stock rims.

 

FEBRUARY 22 – JK DIRECT DRIVE 1/32 CARS   This is a new class using aluminum chassied JK direct drive chassis with lexan bodies. This may be run as a standard race or IROC, to be announced.

 

MARCH 1 IROC O GAUGE HOT PEPPER SEDANS ON THE 1/32 TRACK  O gauge slot cars were made by Aurora for only a short time in the mid 1960’s.  They are pretty much double sized t-jets.  I hope this race will attract HO and 1/32 racers as well.  Four identically prepared Aurora Hot Pepper Sedans will be provided and have been carefully tuned by Mario Pisano, just bring your controller (or use one of ours) and the enrty fee ($10.00)

 

 

 

NOTE: With less magnetic down force than steel rail track all races will be run at a lower voltage than before.  No magnet races are run at 10- 12 volts, magnet races are run at 12-15 volts.

No liquids allowed at the track at any time!  Weight may be added to no magnet cars.

Stock unmodified Parma single or multiple range Economy or Turbo controllers, Analog DS controllers,   Professor Motor 2111 transistor controllers, and Slot S1 electronic controllers only are permitted.  All other controllers must be inspected before they are connected to the track.