Indy Slots is now INDY RC! WOW! They have remodeled inside and doubled the size of their indoor track! Indy RC has become the dominant indoor carpet facility in central Indiana. Click logo above to visit the new INDY RC website! INDY RC also has a very nice 2ND floor hobby shop with lots of merchandise to explore and a very friendly staff. You will have fun at INDY RC! Many fun classes of radio control racing to try!
One of the area's newest R/C racing options is located right next to Klipsch Music Center in Noblesville, Indiana. They offer a huge off-road track and oval dirt track and the promise of some outstanding dirt racing. The track is located right off Interstate 69. (You probably guessed that...)
Hobbytown's northside location often runs parking lot racing in the spring,
summer and fall. For 2014, they plan on off-road, on-road, oval and drag
racing! Car depeartment Manager, Bob Cordell, can fill you in next time you
are in the store, or you can call to find out more. Links to their latest flyers are
on the right of this page. Click for a printable .PDF file version.
Summit R/C Raceway offers a nice indoor carpet course and outdoor off-road track all at the same location. You'll find a Hobby Shop on site for parts and supplies for repairs. Summit is an easy going, friendly track with many racers ready to give you a hand. Newly renovated, its one of the nicest track facilities in the Midwest.
Located at near Emerson and I-70, the JCP guys have worked hard to bring you an new, huge indoor facility! Get your GPS out and set it to 2459 N Butler Ave Indianapolis, IN 46218. Follow this forum on Hobbytalk for the latest information (click red text above). JCP also has the "Midwest Monster" outdoor track located near Camp Atterbury southwest of Indianapolis.
This new track is located at a racer's home property in Brownsburg,
Indiana. It is not open on a regular basis. It is a great facility and created
for racing, but it is only open on special occasions. Check their website to
find out about upcoming events!
This is a really cool track / hobby shop up in Lafayette. They have a indoor track for oval and on road and run all kinds of classes. Their hobby shop is exceptional with a really good selection of parts. Friendly service too!
OK, so they are not technically in Indiana, but man, what a great track! And, they are just across the state line in Cincinnati! Well worth the 2 hour drive from Indianapolis. Req Mosquito is an indoor carpet track and they are known as "The Track with Bite!" This is because their carpet has traction that is exceptional. Also, right next door at the same facility is "Go Fast RC Raceway" which is a MONSTER of an indoor dirt track! Probably the largest in the area. Check them both out!
This is a nice place that offers a great place to race for off-road and oval racers. If you visit their facebook page, you can learn more about the track their schedule, classes and facilities. (Not to be confused with the Backyard Raceway that used to be in Indianapolis. That one is now closed)
Hobbytown USA in Castleton often holds seasonal R/C races. They have a convienent store location (next to Dave & Busters) and a perfect large parking lot area out front for racing. This is on-road racing featuring many classes and options for drivers. Call them at 317.845.4106. Call for current schedule.
Sadly, R/CAR is now closed. The track went through a change of ownership and is searching for a new location in central Indiana. If you have a venue, or facility that might be a good permanent home, please let Bill Pennington at Hobby R/C in Indianapolis.know about it! He's looking to open another track eventually.
If you live anywhere near the northern side of Indiana, one of the best off-road dirt tracks out there is Granger Offroad Remote Control Raceway! Off-road R/C is probably the biggest growing segment of model hobbies. Find out why at Granger Raceway!
On your way to Cincinnati, from Indianapolis you will have the opportunity to visit Linville Hobbies. They offer an indoor and outdoor racing program and much more! It is a great hobby shop with really nice people. Well stocked too!
What a cool part of the hobby! And, this is a fun bunch of enthusiasts who are growing each year. Check out their website and spend some time learning about this part of the hobby!
This is supposed to be a great track! Its a 90 mile drive from downtown
Indy, but well worth it. Check 'em out! (Thanks for the tip Darrell!) This
looks to be a great location to do about anything in model car hobbies.
About 1/2 way between Indy and Louisville, they have a great track and a good reputation for doing what makes R/C enthusiasts happy. Check them out when you get a chance. They host some large races. They also have a facebook page!
This is a really nice indoor track located near Evansville, Indiana. They race on Friday nights according to their website. They say that they are "Southern Indiana's only indoor Nitro and Electric off-road track." Looks like a great place to go race! Indoor comfort, concessions and hobby shop...nice!
I've not been there, but I'm told this is well worth the drive and one of the best tracks in the region. 3 tracks, a hobby shop and tons of R/C racing fun!
If you want to run BIG, these are the guys you need to get with! There are some great photos on this site and enought quarter scale racers to put together some intense action! Their track is "Ingalls Motor Speedway" in Ingalls, Indiana.