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MultiGP Releases UTT #4

MultiGP Releases UTT #4High Voltage MultiGP Universal Time Trial Tracks allow FPV drone racing pilots to compete against each other across the world by providing standardized local courses partnered with a global leader-board. Pilots attend their local MultiGP Chapter to participate and receive official results which are then entered into the MultiGP leader-board by their Chapter Organizer. The three current tracks, UTT #1, Tsunami (UTT #2), and Bessel Run (UTT #3), have been widely popular a...  Read More

Oct 14, 2016 at 5:07:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

MultiGP and Mini Quad Test Bench

MultiGP and Mini Quad Test Bench Announce Collaboration When it comes to drone racing, pilots are looking for the fastest, most reliable equipment to propel them to victory. One of the biggest decisions an FPV pilot makes are the propellers, motors, and speed controllers that they use. This is the ”power-train” for our multirotors, and this is where the right choices can be the difference between the podium, and a DNF (Did Not Finish). Hard data is often hard to locate when it comes to t...  Read More

Oct 8, 2016 at 5:54:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

QRGOhio - 09/25/16 Race Results

MultiGP Drone Race ReportQuad Racing Group of Ohio Final Race of The Summer Season Article: Ben SeePhotos: Lisa Zoldak   The Quad Racing Group of Ohio (QRGO) held their final points race of the summer season on Sunday, September 25th at Wingfoot State Park in NE Ohio. A total of 6 points races were held at Wingfoot State Park this year. QRGO ran a Novice and Race class this season. Many of the novice drone racing pilots jumped to the race class as their skills progressed throughout the s...  Read More

Oct 5, 2016 at 6:00:00 PM UTC in Race Reports  |  Comments

Debut of La Forge Domination

The 2016 MultiGP Drone Racing Championship debuted a world-first FPV night game, La Forge Domination. Shea Ivey, designer of the La Forge module, presented to pilots his latest creation - a team based, night-time FPV game based on capturing control points. LED “flags” must be captured by flying in proximity for a few seconds to “capture” that point and change the color to your team’s color. The sytem works based off the RSSI of the various VTX signals it detects around it. As your d...  Read More

Sep 30, 2016 at 8:54:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

MultiGP Regional Series Underway

MultiGP Chapters around the nation are throttling up for the 2016 MultiGP Championship to be held at the Academy of Model Aeronautics headquarters in Muncie, Indiana this September.  View the schedule of events, results, how to qualify and more by visiting the "2016 Championship" menu at the top of the page. The MultiGP Championship is the nation's largest and most authentic drone racing series designed to find the best pilots based on racing skill alone.  Pilots have to earn their invitati...  Read More

Jul 4, 2016 at 1:39:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

MultiGP Partners with DR1 Racing

The DR1 Invitational presented by Mountain Dew will showcase 12 of the top drone racing pilots in the world as they compete for the title at the iconic Sepulveda Dam in Los Angeles this summer. Pilots, who control drones from the top of the dam, will face down a gauntlet of environmental and man-made obstacles as they fly their drones at speeds of more than 80 MPH while spectators watch on from above. Over the course of two days, the race will be broken up into heats, qualifiers and fi...  Read More

Jun 24, 2016 at 5:35:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments

AMA Names MultiGP as SIG

The Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA), led by its Executive Council, has officially welcomed its newest Special Interest Group (SIG), MultiGP, also known as Multirotor Grand Prix, to represent the First–Person View (FPV) racing community. FPV racing has exploded in popularity in the last few years. Many AMA members have embraced this type of racing and several new model aviation pilots have joined the community because of their interest in FPV. With the help of goggles or a screen, FPV pil...  Read More

Dec 30, 2015 at 5:55:00 PM UTC in Announcements  |  Comments