Next D3 Hardbody races on Sunday, March 17, 2019
D3 Hardbody Enduro, Sun. April 14, 2019, Short Track NASCARs
The Short Track NASCAR enduro now has a full field of 8 teams.


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No New Posts What is D3 Hardbody racing?

Examples of each hardbody racing class along with chassis photos

2 4 What is D3 Hardbody racing?
by Keith Tanaka
Sept 3, 2012 10:22:05 GMT -8


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No New Posts Short Track NASCARs

New D3 Hardbody racing class (rules to be posted soon) which will be the class for the 2019 hardbody enduro (April 2019).

2 7 AMT "Modified Stocker" model kits
by Keith Tanaka
Jun 13, 2018 23:36:16 GMT -8
No New Posts Can you race any type car?

1 2 What cars can you race?
by timneja
Mar 23, 2016 15:32:06 GMT -8
No New Posts D3 Hardbody rules

Rules for the various D3 hardbody racing classes

2 21 Hardbody rules
by Keith Tanaka
Jan 15, 2019 21:09:40 GMT -8
No New Posts Hardbody Rules Archives

Sub-boards: Porsche class, WRC cars, Foreign Production Sports (FPS), Group C/IMSA GTP to be established January 2015, Rule changes for 2016, Newsflash - '53 Corvette & AAR Cuda retained?, Proposed rules changes for 2014

18 141 Preliminary rules for new "Mid-Engine" racing class
by timneja
Jul 18, 2018 19:04:36 GMT -8


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No New Posts Racer Handicaps, Lap Differentials

Establishing racer handicaps and lap differentials

Sub-board: Racer Handicap, Lap Differential archives

6 107 Re: Racer handicaps
by Keith Tanaka
Mar 2, 2019 16:02:56 GMT -8

2017 D3 HARDBODY NATS - OCT. 21-22, 2017

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No New Posts D3 Hardbody Nats info

info on Hardbody Nats

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24 94 2018 D3 Hardbody Nats race schedule
by tw
Oct 14, 2018 17:20:52 GMT -8


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monthly race reports

61 77 Race Report for D3 Hardbody races March 17, 2019
by Keith Tanaka
Mar 18, 2019 14:44:46 GMT -8
No New Posts Race Report archives

Sub-board: GTP Enduro archives

46 99 Race Report archives are now on Smugmug rather than Phanfare
by Keith Tanaka
Aug 12, 2017 22:09:07 GMT -8
No New Posts lap times by heat

lap times for each heat

1 5 mixed race 10-20-13, lap times
by darkron9
Mar 25, 2014 12:24:23 GMT -8


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No New Posts Tribute/Memorial Race - Paul Sterrett, Craig Gilbert

1 2 Paul Sterrett, Craig Gilbert Tribute/Memorial Race
by Keith Tanaka
Jul 22, 2017 22:43:08 GMT -8
No New Posts Craig Gilbert 1947-2017

1 2 Craig Gilbert 1947-2017
by Keith Tanaka
May 31, 2017 11:10:16 GMT -8
No New Posts Paul Sterrett 1954-2017

1 5 Paul Sterrett 1954-2017
by tw
Nov 19, 2017 9:43:12 GMT -8
No New Posts General Board

You can talk about anything here.

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40 142 Model cars (Ferrari F1) made of PAPER!!!!
by Keith Tanaka
Dec 8, 2018 11:56:17 GMT -8
No New Posts Trash Talking

general discussion (trash talk) about hardbody racing

8 59 Excuses, excuses. Why we didn't win the Porsche Enduro.
by timneja
May 2, 2017 12:28:37 GMT -8
No New Posts Just having fun

2 6 Siamese Racing?
by Marco Carvalho
Nov 17, 2018 0:28:14 GMT -8
No New Posts Webcasts, video clips

36 71 YouTube video comparing 1/1 racing with 1/24 slot car racing
by Keith Tanaka
Feb 10, 2019 19:41:41 GMT -8
No New Posts Welcome to new members of this board

A big welcome to new members. We encourage you to post online as well as let us know what your slot car background is.

1 15 Members slot car backgrounds
by Chuck Angus
Feb 22, 2016 18:22:08 GMT -8
No New Posts Shoutbox

The Shoutbox allows anyone to post a comment, opinion, etc. about hardbody racing. It's like a blog, although limited and is specifically for our viewers. Please post whatever is on your mind except keep it civil.

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1 1 Tapatalk plugin activated 3-21-2015
by darkron9
Mar 21, 2014 14:05:27 GMT -8
No New Posts Lane Cards

new lane card for hardbody racers

3 15 Lane Cards for D3 hardbody racers
by darkron9
Oct 25, 2014 15:10:58 GMT -8
No New Posts Hardbody T-Shirts and Hats

New T-Shirt available for our monthly Hardbody racers

6 51 D3 Hardbody Hats
by Keith Tanaka
Jun 29, 2018 16:46:48 GMT -8
No New Posts Model Kit Collector's Expo

Model kit collector's show. 11300 Stanford Ave. Garden Grove, CA 92840

16 40 Next Kit Collector's Expo, Sunday, March 10, 2019
by Keith Tanaka
Mar 4, 2019 14:54:11 GMT -8
No New Posts General thread archives

Sub-boards: 2015 D3 Hardbody Racing Calendar, Beautiful cars, but?, Dates for 2015 Enduro and Nats, New D3 Hardbody Racing website, 2014 Hardbody Calendar, New version of "Proboards"

8 37 Wow, beautiful cars, but?
by timneja
Jul 17, 2015 19:57:04 GMT -8
No New Posts 2019 D3 Hardbody Calendar

4 16 2019 D3 Hardbody Calendar
by Keith Tanaka
Nov 29, 2018 16:03:28 GMT -8


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No New Posts Scratchbuilding tools

Various tools used for scratchbuilding

6 29 Scratchbuilding tools
by Keith Tanaka
Jul 11, 2015 10:14:23 GMT -8
No New Posts Scratchbuilding Tips


11 47 Building an inline hardbody chassis, step by step
by Keith Tanaka
Jul 6, 2018 21:59:42 GMT -8
No New Posts Post your new cars here

Show your new cars here

48 197 It's based on Eddie's record car. I'm calling this model "Th
by Marco Carvalho
Sept 21, 2018 17:13:28 GMT -8

CLASSIFIEDS - items for sale or trade

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3 13 Add'l Craig Gilbert items for sale 9-17-17
by Keith Tanaka
Sept 19, 2017 14:30:22 GMT -8


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Welcome to Shoutbox. Post your viewpoints here, but keep your posts civil.
Keith Tanaka: The photo/race report for Sunday's races has been posted at our Smugmug website (see link above). Mar 18, 2019 14:49:42 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: Gonzo also set a new total lap record for the 3 C's hardtop class with 249 laps (previous record 248 by Gonzo). Mar 18, 2019 13:39:01 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: Another record breaking hardbody race day at BPR. Phil Nyland set a new total lap record for the Short Track NASCAR class driving his new car (built by Gonzo) to 254 laps (old record 253 by Gonzo). Race report to be posted later today. Mar 18, 2019 9:33:38 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: Marty Robbin's cool looking 1964 Plymouth Belvedere. Mar 7, 2019 17:12:29 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: The next Kit Collector's Expo is this Sunday, March 10, 2019 (see post above for info). Daylight Savings this Sunday at 2 am (moves forward to 3 am). Mar 4, 2019 14:58:02 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: We now have a full field for the Short Track NASCAR Enduro on April 14, 2019 at BPR. Feb 21, 2019 23:24:23 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: All 3 hardbody races on Sunday set new total lap records. Jim Lane with 251 laps (Short Track NASCAR) in the first mixed race. Gonzo with 253 laps in the 2nd race and Jim Lane again with 266 laps in the GTP race. 3 for 3 new records! Feb 19, 2019 0:44:21 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: Also, Gonzo (Hector Gonzalez) set a new Short Track NASCAR record with 253 laps, besting the old record of 251 set in the first race of the day by Jim Lane. Wow, a new record set in the first race to be bested again in the second race! Feb 18, 2019 22:17:21 GMT -8 *
Keith Tanaka: Jim had a great GTP race. He set a new total lap record for the GTP class with 266 laps! Eddie and Marco need to up their game to recapture the total lap record! Feb 18, 2019 22:14:07 GMT -8
Eddie Shorer: I hear that Jim Lane spanked everyone even harder in the last race than he did in the first one! That guy's on fire! Feb 18, 2019 19:34:01 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: Sunday's monthly races at BPR had an excellent turnout of racers. Two new total lap records were set as the racing keeps getting faster and more competitive (but still a lot of fun). Race report to be posted late tomorrow or Tuesday. Feb 18, 2019 0:07:00 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: Interesting YouTube video comparing the engineering know how of 1/1 auto racing to 1/24 slot car racing (see above for video link). Feb 10, 2019 19:43:31 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: 5 Teams are signed up for the Short Track NASCAR enduro. 3 spots left to fill. Feb 9, 2019 23:11:00 GMT -8
hitecca: Team Hi Tech will be there. Jan 29, 2019 18:18:41 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: Sunday's race report has been posted at our Smugmug website (see above for link to report). Jan 21, 2019 13:57:43 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: Sunday's monthly hardbody races at BPR experienced a power outage which affected the first race, but not the outcome. The outage interuption resulted in only two races run. Race report will be posted tomorrow (Monday). Jan 21, 2019 0:35:53 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: The Racer Handicaps and Lap Differential charts have been updated (see above threads for latest charts). Jan 14, 2019 17:37:33 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: Happy New Year everyone! Jan 1, 2019 12:25:39 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: The race report for Sunday's races at BPR has been posted to our Smugmug website (see above for link to report). Dec 31, 2018 20:00:24 GMT -8
Keith Tanaka: Sunday's races were the last for 2018. Gonzo tied his new NASCAR total lap record with 251 laps. A nice turnout on the day before New Year's Eve. Race report will be posted later today. Dec 31, 2018 12:29:45 GMT -8
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