2021 here we come!

With 2020 now behind us, 2021 lies ahead. I’m sure most of us will be hoping and praying for a better year ahead. From a Ultra Raceway perspective, we are very excited about 2021 – we have our new track ready from the word go with our first club event to be held on 17

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2020 in a nutshell…

Dear fellow racers 2020 has arguably been one of the most challenging years for all of us. It definitely had a major impact on all of us, including our racing fraternity and our beloved club and sport. None the less, as a club we managed to host the final South African National Championships on our

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Track rebuild – Week 6 – 7

Wow, the excitement is really changing into reality now at Ultra Raceway! We have made great progress during the last 2 weeks. See for yourself! All carpets fitted with the last pipes being fitted this week. Next steps now will be to complete the jumps, and then we are ready to race!! A HUGE HUGE

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Track rebuild – Week 5

Steady progress was made at Ultra Raceway during week 5. The surface was covered with the bitchumen mixture and is now waiting to dry properly before the holes are drilled and the brackets fixing the pipes and jumps are casted with concrete into the base. If all goes well and according to the plan, by

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Track rebuild – Week 4

What a busy week we had at Ultra Raceway! More than 120 cubic meters of G5 soil (20 x 6cube loads) were delivered at the track. We had a bobcat on site to move the soil around. The bobcat was accompanied by a MASSIVE 12ton ride-on roller, compacting the soil to the exact density we

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Track rebuild – Week 3

Week 3 seemed slow for most following the action at Ultra Raceway’s revamp of the track, but a lot happened behind the scenes with arrangements of equipment and soil in preparation for week 4. Keep following us for updates!

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Track rebuild – Week 2

As week 2 of our track rebuild is coming to an end and the dust has settled, we are left with a flat piece of earth. Gone are one of the most popular RC tracks in recent years. With a lot of nostalgia and sadness of a championship track now demolished, we are looking forward

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Track rebuild – week 1

And so, it begins… 7 years of blood, sweat and tears … demolished in a blink of an eye … #verysad… BUT this is the start of a new era with much excitement to look forward to!!

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Welcome to Ultra Raceway 2020!

Hello everyone We are extremely excited about the plans that are in the pipe-line for the Ultra Raceway revamp. After literally months of planning and research to decide what the best way is to redo the track, we believe we have a novel idea. The marketing presentation has been put together and will follow this

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SARDA Off-road Nationals Round 4

Ultra Raceway hosted to the 4th and Final round of the 2019 SARDA National Championships in Pretoria, South Africa. Ultra’s track was very challenging with a good variety of open high-speed sections and tight technical sections. Adding to the challenge, was its bumpy, high grip carpet surface and rocketing temperatures made it really tricky. All

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