Air Racing

Air Racing Websites

  • Aero GP  In this air racing sport, high-performance planes scream around a tight course at low level and drop bombs at targets in combat heats.  It's a combination of air racing, air combat, and barnstorming.
  • Air Racing  Photo galleries, news, links to racing team home pages.
  • Air Racing History  Compiled by the European Sport Pilot Association.
  • AirRace.info  Air racing photos and other aviation images, and links.
  • Airsports TV  An Internet TV channel that features action from the world of competitive air sports, including the official World Championships, World Cups, and other major international air sports competitions.  Exclusive access to the top events in air sports.  They cover aerobatics, aeromodelling, air racing, ballooning, gliding, hang/paragliding, helicopters, microlights, parachuting, and more.
  • All Aviation FlightLine OnLine  Air race news, articles, and features.
  • American Air Racing  A full service builder support facility for the Thunder Mustang and the Legend kit planes.
  • Cross Country Air Race Inc.  Home to the General Aviation Cross Country Air Racing Community.  Sponsors of races throughout the year, as well as supporters-promoters of other events, not meeting the CCAR competition criteria.
  • European Sport Pilot Association  A comprehensive site by main organisers of european air racing.  Includes aviation history, air racing history and pilot resources.
  • Formula V Air Racing  A competitive motorsport where race pilots flying custom-built airplanes and race one another around an aerial oval race course marked out with pylons.  Formula V air races are held as a feature attraction at major airshows around the USA.  The raceplanes can reach lap speeds of over 170 Mph.
  • The History of Air Racing  A complete history of air racing from Reims to the present.
  • International Air Rally  Puts together large International Air Rallies in North America, with coverage in TV documentaries, radio talk shows, and articles and pictures published in magazines and newspapers.
  • International Formula One Air Racing  The oldest continuously operated airplane racing class in existence where the top racers use NASA technology to reach top speeds approaching 300 mph on the same engine that powers a Cessna 150 to barely 100 mph.
  • On Line Air Racing Hall Of Fame  Nominate and vote for your favorite air racing people and machines.
  • Partners In Air Racing  A group of companies, race teams, and web site affiliates that strive to promote the sport, spirit, and mass appeal of air racing.
  • Rare Bear Air Race Team  A World War II era Grumman F8F Bearcat that was restored, substantially modified, and equipped with a Wright R3350 engine producing in excess of 4000 horsepower.  The Rare Bear established the Closed Course World Speed Record (528.3 mph) and 3000 Meter Time-To-Climb Record (91.9 seconds).
  • Red Bull Air Race  Competition where talented pilots are up against each other in a race based on speed, precision, and skill.  The objective is to navigate a challenging race course in the sky, in the fastest possible time.  Pilots fly individually against the clock and have to execute tight turns through a slalom course consisting of specially designed pylons, known as "Air Gates." After knockout rounds the two fastest pilots go head-to-head in the final.  The flying is low-level and the spectators are close to the action.
  • Reno Air Racing Association  Official web site of the National Championship Air Races and Air Show.
  • Rocket Racing League  Rocket powered planes race like no other sport.
  • Sailplane Racing Association Bylaws, members, officers, projects, information, links.
  • Society of Air Racing Historians  Established to preserve complete and accurate records of air races, racepilots, and raceplanes.
  • U.S. Air Race, Inc.  Established in 1994 to perpetuate the sport of cross country air racing, promote General Aviation, and improve all pilot skills through competition.  They support youth and collegiate aviation endeavors.
  • Wasabi Air Racing  A Formula One class race team based out of Mojave, California.  They race at the Reno Championship Air Races in Nevada.
  • Zarrina Air Racing  Site is dedicated to the promotion of Formula 1 Air Pylon Air Racing and Race #77, Zarrina a modified Cassutt IIIM.