Motorama Scaled Off Road Competition Registration

Off Road 1/8 Racing

Pre Registration closes February 3rd 2020.  Be sure to register in advance space is limited.

FEBRUARY 15th & 16th, 2020

Motorama's commitment to offering the ultimate motorsports extravaganza is pleased to welcome Electric Off Road Racing on February 15th-16th, 2020. This two and a half day event will pull drivers from across the country and around the world to compete in one of the largest indoor 1/8 scale events in the country.

Everyone, regardless of ability, is invited to participate in the weekend long event.  AMB/MyLaps Scoring Transponders are required for this event.

SAVE MONEY, register in advance for $80.00 for your first class and $65.00 for your second and third class. On-site registration will be available at $120.00 for the first class and $90.00 for each additional class, if not sold out. ***** We strongly urge everyone to Pre-Register as we are limiting registration to a total of 400 racers.


For the 2020 US Indoor Electric 1/8 Off Road Championships we will be running 1 round of qualifying Friday night at 5pm.  Doors open at 8:00am on Friday PRACTICE Starts at 9:00am and ends at 4:00pm Friday. Then we will run 1 qualifier.  Please bring any items necessary for a functional pit area, tables, chairs and extension cords will NOT be supplied. Electrical Drops will be supplied.  For ease of load in and load out we suggest racers bring a cart or hand truck to move personal equipment between parking lot and venue.

DOORS WILL OPEN AT 7am on Saturday. Please bring any items necessary for a functional pit area. Tables, chairs and extension cords will NOT be supplied. Electrical Drops will be supplied.


As we prepare for another great Motorama event, we want to remind everyone racing 1/8th Buggy, that you are allowed to enter 2 buggy classes only. You can join Masters and Expert or Intermediate any other combination but not all 3. A reminder that Factory supported racers are not allowed in the Intermediate Class. This class is designed for beginner and Intermediate drivers, not factory supported racers. We look forward to seeing everyone at the 2020 Motorama. 

1/8 track

4wd short course expert 

4wd short course intermediate

1/8 truggy expert      

1/8 truggy intermediate 

1/8 buggy expert 

1/8 buggy intermediate 

1/8 buggy masters 40+

No driving aids such as gyro, atx rx turned on or other similar type devices are allowed in any class.

Racers registration includes one weekend pass for the driver (Do not laminate your 2 day passes),  all additional tickets for parents, family and friends will need to be purchased. 

A $10.00 parking pass fee has been added to your total purchase as the venue no longer offers free parking for participants. The participant parking pass when purchased with your registration is offered at a 50% discount from general daily parking rates. 

Important Event Information: After completion of your entry, go back to the registration page for participant information, download and print maps and lodging information before coming to Harrisburg. It could make your Motorama visit less stressful.

Please direct all general event questions to the Motorama Events main office at 717-359-7056.

All tickets are general admission and do not guarantee seating in any arena. 

There is an entire community of RC racers who share the same goal, to bring home first place. Although they aren't 1:1 scale vehicles, racers bring everything they have to conquer a tough off road RC course. RC racers dedicate their time and hard work by continuously tweaking and tuning their rides to ensure they have the best vehicle. 

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