• Hydro GP heroes got awards in Monaco
    At UIM Awards Gala in Monaco best drivers of Hydro GP 2016 got honour they deserve. Massimo Rossi (World Champion 2016 in O-250 and O-350 as also European champion in F-250) was elected as first ever UIM Driver of the year. Also Manuel Zambelli (O-125 World Champion) and Giuseppe Rossi (F-500 World Champion) got awards.

    Giuseppe Rossi with wife.
    Posted 10 Mar 2017, 08:41 by Vahur Joala
  • UIM Champions 2016
    UIM World Champions 2016

    O-125
    Manuel Zambelli ITA
    O-250 Massimo Rossi GER
    O-350 Massimo Rossi GER
    F-500 Giuseppe Rossi ITA

    UIM European Champions 2016

    F-125
    Henryk Synoracki POL
    O-175 Henryk Synoracki POL
    F-250 Massimo Rossi GER
    F-350 David Loukotka CZE
    O-500 Attila Havas AUT
    O-700 Marian Jung SVK

    Posted 13 Feb 2017, 09:56 by Vahur Joala
  • Jedovnice 2016
    O-350 World Championship
    Pos. NR Driver Natonality 1 2 3 4 Points
    1 24 Massimo Rossi GER 400 40 400 400 1200
    2 66 Ilkka Rytkönen FIN 300 300 300 169 900
    3 6 Claudio Fanzini ITA DNF 400 127 300 827
    4 98 David Loukotka CZE 225 225 DNF 95 545
    5 23 Massimiliano Cremona ITA 169 71 225 127 521
    6 13 Mario Alex GER 22 127 169 225 521
    7 62 James Aderholdt USA 127 169 40 40 336
    8 79 Jiri Krajinicak CZE 71 95 71 53 219
    9 42 Michal Kosut SVK 95 DNF 53 71 219
    10 38 Zoltan Pfeil HUN 53 53 95 DNF 188
    11 15 Andreas Otto AUT 40 0 30 30 100
    12 46 Alessandro Cremona ITA 30 DNF DNS DNS 30
      7 Janos Szabo SVK DNF DNF DNS DNS 0
      22 Dirk Kott GER DNF DNF DNS DNS 0

    O-700 European Championship
    Pos. NR Driver Natonality 1 2 3 4 Points
    1 86 Marian Jung SVK 225 400 400 400 1200
    2 29 Attila Havas AUT 400 300 DSQ 225 925
    3 5 Marcin Zielinski POL 300 225 300 300 900
    4 23 Robert Hencz ITA 169 169 169 169 507
    5 2 Ferenc Csako AUT 127 127 53 71 325
    6 63 Anton Rosenleitner AUT 95 95 127 95 317
    7 91 Nikolay Surkov BUL 40 53 71 127 251
    8 9 Holger Kluge GER 71 71 95 DNF 237
    9 66 Giuseppe Rossi ITA DNF DNF 225 DNS 225
    10 11 Michal Hönig CZE DNS 40 DNF 53 93
    11 78 Tadeusz Hareza POL 53 DNS DNS DNS 53
      95 Tomas Hrbacek CZE DNS DNS DNS DNS 0


    Posted 5 Sep 2016, 10:17 by Vahur Joala
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Best of the powerboating

Hydro GP races are most thrilling events in powerboating. Here is money not talks so much. Drivers and mechanics are doing most of technical works. They try to have best hull, engine, popeller and they try to tune equipment into great performance. You need to be good sportsmen to win. Driver needs also good team as their help in the start is crucial. And driver needs some luck to win. One heat takes 8-12 minutes, but drivers are tired after this. Powerboating is unlike car driving on the circuit has every turn different, even it is same turn of the course. Waves and wind are making driving extremely challenging. Come and see us! We promise, you are going to love it!
 
What is Hydro GP?
  • Three classes have 4 rounds in one season.
  • F-500 as series for World Championship can have additionally 2 rounds for championship.
  • F-250 and F-125 have 4 rounds for European Championship.
  • Every round has for all classes three heats. Winner is driver who collects most points in these three heats.
  • Heat winner gets 400 points. Next one get 75% of the winner points and so on. Therfore second gets 300 points, third 225 etc. So 20 best are getting points.
  • Winner of the round gets for overall results 20 points. Second in the round collects 17 points. Next ones are getting 15,13,11,10,9,8,7, 6,5,4,3,2,1 points
  • Driver who collects most of the points in sum of all rounds is going to be champion.
  • There are special rules for safety, environment, weight etc.
  • There are also single race championships for these boat classes.
  • It is UIM series for outboard classes for circuit races with no limit in working with engines to make them as powerful as possible. Engines are using methanol as fuel.