The Rules And Regulations For The
2001 Marconi Foundation Proxy Race are now posted!
can find all the information about the 2001 race by clicking on
"Jose's Cool Links" on the left of this page, then click on the link
"Electric Dreams Race Information" at the bottom of that
This web site is dedicated to the management and
reporting of the Marconi Foundation MEMORIAL RACES, which will be
held in September 2001 at Buena park Raceway, in Buena Park,
These are PROXY races.
What is a
It is a race run by proxy, meaning that the entries
are mailed to the race site and driven by a group of professional
drivers, ensuring total fairness.
WHAT'S DIFFERENT ABOUT THIS
-50% of the points tally will count towards
presentation and engineering.
-Concours judging will be
performed by highly respected hobby and media professionals.
These races will be run by PROXY, meaning
that the entrants cars will be mailed to the race management, and a
jury will select the best looking cars while they will be raced by
eight professional drivers.
Welcome to the Electric Dreams site
devoted to the Marconi Foundation for Disadvantaged Kids Proxy
Races. We hope that you will enter these races and we wish you great
success! You can also visit our regular web site by clicking in
"Cool Links" on the left of this page, then click on the Electric
Dreams link to view our Vintage Slot Cars Catalogue and other fun
We hope you will enjoy viewing this site,
and will contact us through our E-mail if you have any questions.
This site is now being updated daily
as results are being compiled. Pictures of entries will be posted as
they will be available. A CD of the race will be produced soon and
will be available for a modest donation to the Marconi Foundation.We also will
post information on the Old Weird Herald site, the Slots DL site,
and the Scale Auto Racing News site. Look for and click on direct
links on the "Link" topic on the left side of the home page (blue
We shall keep you posted as results are
being posted. Please check the "What's new" feature in this web site
for updated information.
A lot of information and help can be found
on many slot car sites to help you building the best possible racers
for this racing series.
| The great John "The Jet" Cukras and
former Team Riggen star Bryan
Warmack......met for the first time since 1970 at
the 2000 Proxy run at the Marconi Museum in Tustin, CA. Bryan
entered a modified FLY porsche 917 which finished 2nd in the E-Class
"B" Main. John was our star driver and acquitted himself quite well
of this tough assignment.
Mark Gussin' "Hussein I" proved once
and for all to naysayers that vacuum-formed bodies can make Concours
winners. It all depends on whom does the
job.Don't forget to click on the "What's new"
feature on the left side of this home page to read results, comments
and important facts about our