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GearHead72
2015.12.26, 06:34 PM
Hi all, completely new here!! I've run/ have 1/8, 1/10 RC Cars but have been introduced to the 1/28 just recently. Needless to say I just got my 1st two Kyosho 1/28's and am in love and excited to get the rubber on the mat. I've just learned through the forum that races are held at hobby works in Faifax!! Are their other groups? Races? I look forward to getting out and meeting you all!!!

arch2b
2015.12.26, 06:47 PM
Welcome!

the Remnant (http://mini-zracer.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=186) club is the next closes over over Branch Avenue.

byebye
2015.12.26, 10:07 PM
You're in luck. We are getting ready to start the next season. First race of the next season is on the 9th of January, 2016 (http://mini-zracer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=40403)

Fairfax City Mall
9650-42 Main Street
Fairfax, VA 22031
Phone: (703) 426-8600
Store Manager - Bruce
Hours: Monday - Saturday (10:30am - 9pm); Sunday (Noon - 5pm)

Directions to Hobby Works® - Fairfax
From I-495, Take Route 236 (Little River Turnpike) West. Go about 3 miles. We are located in Fair City Mall, which is located on the right-hand side, just past the light at Pickett Road. We are near Marshalls and the Cinema Arts theaters.

see map (https://goo.gl/maps/KhPVFrugC8U2)

Washington DC GTG Calendar (https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=u99jp4kqeji5ac08h4ocjn3i3g%40group.calen dar.google.com&ctz=America/New_York)

Racing Schedule (http://mini-zracer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=40403)

Mike Keely
2015.12.27, 07:54 PM
GearHead, what area are you located in?

arch2b
2015.12.28, 07:25 PM
greatest tip i can offer to anyone new to mini-z is not to get sucked into all the bits and bobs. a stock car with bearings, right tires for the track and skill level and minimal tweaking can do quite well for someone just getting into the scale. make incremental changes when your ready. :cool: