The Large Scale Off Road (LSOR) of the BRCA is one of the newest sections and covers the largest scale of off road model vehicles on the market with BRCA affiliated clubs throughout the country.

Our national race series is open to any make of off road vehicle whether that is two or four wheel drive, 23, 26 or 30cc petrol powered. Brakes on our petrol powered models can be a single layshaft rear brake, hydraulic or air brakes front and rear which all help to stop the large scale cars which are capable of speeds in excess of 50mph from their two stroke petrol primed engines.

As a rule the top end kits are complete with everything apart from radio gear, engine and fuel. Ready to run kits are also available with everything apart from fuel making large scale off road racing available to all. All models can be modified as and when needed to the drivers specification.

The BRCA national series runs throughout the summer months normally from March until October with our drivers visiting all four corners of the country. When the national series is over the majority of the clubs then run interclub meetings over the winter months, giving you all year round off road racing.

Within the national series the BRCA run four classes, 2 wheel drive buggy, 4 wheel drive buggy, short course and open class with drivers competing for either National, Junior and  clubman titles. Our normal race format is to run three rounds of qualification heats to determine the days qualification positions. Either single or double sided finals are undertaken based upon the drivers qualification position and by the end of the day we have our class winners.

Whilst the national series drivers may be competitive we have one of the friendliest and helpful series around so why not come and join us?

Not only is large scale racing popular in the UK, with numbers increasing year on year but also within Europe & there are many opportunities to enter European race meetings.

If you would like to join the largest form of model car racing in the world, with clubs all around the country, then visit the BRCA club section above for more details on your local venue, pay them a visit and see what you are missing out on.

Round 4 saw racers from across England, gather together to race on the famous Nene Valley Raceway track as part of the UK national large scale off road (LSOR) championships.Set amongst the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside 50 or so drivers where set to make some noise, and test their skills on the ever popular and demanding Nene Valley RC track.

Read more: 2015 BRCA LSOR Round 4, Nene Valley Raceway

May bank holiday saw the L.S.O.R petrol heads marching north to the hills and mountains of Cumbria, for round 3 of the large scale off road championships. Without doubt the Kendal track is the most scenic track in the large scale sectors calendar. From the podium, rolling hills ,blossom on trees, sheep, and Darren Worth's pile of flapjack and Millionaires shortbread are the back drop to a fantastic large scale arena.

Read more: 2015 BRCA LSOR Round 3, Kendal bash and race track

Round 2 of the BRCA large scale off road UK championship kicked off in great fashion over the May Day bank holiday weekend, with a pop up event and track at Welfords popular bashfest site. This event has realistically been in Darren Worth’s mind for well over a year, but became reality last weekend and proved to be a massive hit with all of the drivers I spoke to over the course of the weekend.

Read more: 2015 BRCA LSOR Round 2 , Bank Holiday Bash Fest - Welford