Drivers List updated26 March 2015 at 16:52
The provisional Drivers list for NeoX is now up to date (26/03/2015)
We remind UK drivers to bring their BRCA license.
All drivers please see the Driver’s guide in the post below.
NeoX Drivers Guide17 March 2015 at 08:09
This year’s Drivers Guide (PDF) has been sent out to confirmed drivers – complete with detailed timetable and a guide, rules on proceedings.
Booking in opens Thursday (2nd) afternoon (16:00-18:00) and continues Friday morning (08:00-08:30) followed by a drivers briefing. T-shirts will be handed out, one per single entry, they will be available to purchase along with other merchandise as well.
There will be enough pit tables and chairs for all single entries, please respect the max allocated area and we will all fit comfortably – We recommend you bring a pen and some paper & tape to reserve your table after booking in.
- All drivers please bring a pit towel to protect the surface of the pit tables.
– British drivers please bring your valid BRCA license
– International drivers, please remember that the UK uses 3 pin plugs, so if you plan on charging anything, bring an adapter!
– The race meeting will be run to rules based on BRCA RallyCross rules.
– A maximum nitro percentage of 25% is allowed.
– For the Modeltune sponsored E-buggy class, only Hard case LiPo batteries with a maximum voltage of 14.8V [4S] are allowed.
– All LiPo batteries must be charged in a LiPo Charging pouch / Bag or risk immediate disqualification.
Shops: If you want to order fuel or tyres or parts then contact our two official shops on site – who will be stocking plenty of stuff to keep you going!
RC Pit Box – email@example.com | Tel 0800 088 2523 | Mobile +44 (0) 7830 215 213
Location: For Neo first timers, Harper Adams lies just outside the small Shropshire town of Newport, the event is held in the university’s soil hall, follow the signs inside the grounds and you’ll find us! We recommend that you have a look where we are before you set off!
http://theneorace.com/information/#toc3 – Location
Harper Adams University
If you have any problems and need to get in contact with us for whatever reason you can use this phone number +44 (0) 7581 325 739 – We can’t always promise to answer but leave a message or text (include names etc.)
Lastly if you cannot make it to the race, please do contact us, either via email or phone so we can re-allocate your entry in time to someone else.
NeoX Merchandise12 March 2015 at 15:14
The organisers are delighted to announce that we will have an expanded range of NeoX merchandise available at the event, individual entrants will receive a complimentary ‘Official Event t-shirt‘ complete with decal sheets. The Official Event Tee will be available along with two limited edition t-shirts; celebrating The Neo Race’s decade of existence.
First up is the Neo Champions Tee, listing four iconic drivers that form part of a very exclusive club as past Neo Nitro Champions (Tessmann, Tebo, Aigoin, Drake), our second limited tee celebrates the 10 year anniversary with the rear listing the logos of each Neo Race there has been, going all the way back to 2005 where it all started.
Lastly we’re very excited to show you our NeoX Snapback hat, available in limited quantities this high quality Yupong branded cap features the NeoX logo embroidered in 3D with metallic gold thread on the front and DXR logo on the rear.
Price Guide (may be subject to change): (Event Tee with decals: GBP 22.00), (#Neo Champions & 10 yr Anniversary: GBP 20.00), (NeoX Snapback cap: GBP 25.00)
All merchandise will be available at NeoX (3-6 April) at Harper Adams, pre orders are available (contact firstname.lastname@example.org) , but if you aren’t going to Neo and you someone who is, then get them to bring you back a piece of history!
Available in limited quantities, first come first served, available to purchase online after the event subject to quantities (price may change).
Charity auction for NeoX E-Buggy spot9 March 2015 at 10:03
Modeltune, official name sponsors of the 1/8 E-Buggy class at NeoX have teamed up with the race organisers to auction off one place in the E-Buggy class with all proceeds going to Cancer Research. This represents a unique opportunity to secure a place at one of the greatest 1/8 buggy events in the world against many of the world’s fastest racers.
So get your wallets open and start bidding for this wonderful cause as there’s only 3 days to go on the auction!
Meet the NeoX Girls!6 March 2015 at 17:49
RC Racing TV partners NeoX2 March 2015 at 11:26
NeoX Organisers are pleased to announce that RC Racing TV will be Broadcasting NeoX – the event known as the “Indoor Worlds” Live and for free Worldwide from the 3rd to 6th April 2015.
Taking place at the prestigious Harper Adams Agricultural University, England. NeoX will see the top ranked professionals & racers from around the world compete over 4 days for both 1/8th Nitro & E-Buggy Championship titles.
RC Racing TV, the official media partners of European RC federation ‘EFRA’, will utilise the latest broadcast equipment, bringing HD Multi Camera broadcasting with Live on–screen timing, Mobile cameras, pitlane cam, commentary, replays and more, for free anywhere on in the world via You Tube across the whole event.
NeoBuggy.net , The Neo Race and RC Racing TV have a long history together starting back in 2006, with the 2nd Neo event being covered comprehensively on the Television show and also proving exceptionally popular on YouTube (with over 1.3 Million Views of the finals highlights!) The event featured on our TV show for many years after that, but this year will be the first time we will provide the live webstream.
Philip Mortstedt of NeoBuggy had this to say “I’m pleased to have RC Racing TV onboard, exclusively live webcasting NeoX – The 10th anniversary of The Neo Race – having worked with Nick & the team over many years I’ve been impressed with their work and looking forward to the high standards they will set. I’m confident with the combination of DXR’s track building talents, the highest calibre entry list & RC Racing TV we will put on a great show together.”
Nick Daman from RC Racing said. “ I am more than delighted that we can work once again with the fantastic team who put on the Neo Race. I’ve always loved the event ever since I competed (exceptionally unsuccessfully) in 2006! The whole team is looking to bring you all the action from the “indoor Worlds” , for free and with the professional style the RC Racing TV has become synonymous with over our several seasons of Live Streaming all the EFRA European Championships.”
Modeltune sponsors NeoX13 February 2015 at 13:42
The Neo Race organisers are delighted to announce ‘Modeltune.com’ as the official name sponsor for the 1/8 Electric Buggy class at the 10th anniversary ‘NeoX’ (3-6th April 2015) at Harper Adams.
The ‘Modeltune.com Electric Buggy’ class has been expanded further after the success of previous years, now with 60 spots on offer making it more competitive than ever – Ty Tessmann as reigning Champion returns to defend his title having dominated Neo14 last year he’ll face stiff competition from his peers.
“I’m delighted to have Modeltune onboard supporting the event once again, strengthening ties with Andrew Rennick, the shop and brands they distribute in the UK. It is thanks to sponsors such as Modeltune that we are able to continue staging an event of such magnitude and scope, still innovate and have fun!” – Philip Mortstedt
“We are very proud to be playing a small role in supporting such an iconic event as NeoX. The work, enthusiasm, creativity and attention to detail which Philip and the DXR Team put into the Neo events every year inspire all those who attend, and provides a great window to the world for our wonderful sport.
The values demonstrated by The Neo Race align perfectly with those of Modeltune and with the fantastic brands we are lucky enough to distribute in the UK including VP Pro, JQ Products, Raceform, Team Orion Nitro, Powerstar and Team Saxo. We are looking forward to a great event over the Easter weekend” – Andrew Rennick
NeoX nitro buggy entry limit increased12 February 2015 at 10:53
Due to the huge demand for places for NeoX (3-6 April), the organisers have decided to increase the maximum starting capacity from 240 to 250 nitro buggy entries. The electric class will remain the same capped at 60. Entry to the event has been open since December and with over 425 entries we hope the additional spots will allow 10 additional racers to enjoy the annual iconic event that is ‘The Neo’.
The event is still on the hunt for sponsors, as one of the few ‘true’ international 1/8 events that draws the World’s best year after year. See Sponsorship
NeoX – Entry is Open!10 December 2014 at 08:31
Neo Buggy & DXR are pleased to officially announce NeoX entry is open!
The 10th anniversary of the Neo Race organised by NeoBuggy & DXR sees the event once again run on it’s classic Easter weekend: 3-6th April 2015.
The Agricultural University Harper Adams in Shropshire continues as the venue for the event, once again a 4 days event – running Friday – Monday. The event’s capacity has been slightly increased in size with the blossoming 1/8 Electric buggy class making a return – now limited to 60 drivers, the main nitro buggy class is limited to 240 entries.
Qualifying will use 6 minute heats. After the success of the special one-off races in the past they return with a few additions; juniors final, oldies final,
Forget the eggs, spend Easter at Neo!
#RaceItBeforeYouDie – NeoX
NeoX: 3-6 April 20158 December 2014 at 09:41
We’re pleased to announce NeoX, the 10th anniversary of The Neo Race, it will once again be held at Harper Adams University, 3-6 April 2015.
Entry will open on Wednesday 10th December
Please see our Sign up page here for a guide on how to submit entry for the event, we recommend drivers to register in advance on the race entry website RC411.net in order to simplify the process on the day of entry.
See the Information page for further details on the race.