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Race July 21st plus $$$ class…

 ***** We have only had a shower or two this morning.  So far so good.  We plan to race.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Today’s  race will be the CREEDLE, JONES, ALGA CPA’s  points race Saturday, July 21st.  The money race for the night will be the Predator 375 class.  100/60/40.

Gates open at 3:00. Practice at 5:00 followed by heats/features around 7:00.

Looking forward to seeing you.

 

2018 Classes and Rules

 

BRUNSWICK SPEEDWAY

2018

CLASSES and RULES

 

NKA rules apply to CLONE engines ONLY.

WKA rules apply to everything else.

 

Clone or Briggs L206 Lite

Minimum weight 325 lbs

Tires: Open

Track gas

Open clutch

Big exhaust pipe

RLV # 4104 muffler

Ages 15 and up

 

Clone or Briggs L206 Medium

Minimum weight 350 lbs

Tires: Open

Track gas

Open clutch

Big exhaust pipe

RLV # 4104 muffler

Ages 15 and up

 

Pro Clone or Briggs L206 Heavy

Minimum weight 375 lbs

Tires: Open

Track gas

Open clutch

Big exhaust pipe

RLV # 4104 muffler

Ages 15 and up

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pro Clone or Briggs L206 Senior (Age 45+)

Minimum weight 375 lbs

Tires: Open

Track gas

Open clutch

Big exhaust pipe

RLV # 4104 muffler

Ages 45 and up

 

Clone Pure Stock

Minimum weight 350 lbs

Tires: Open

Track gas

Stamped steel drum shoe type clutch only

Small exhaust pipe

RLV # 4117 muffler

Ages 15 and up

 

Red Plate Clone

Minimum weight 265

Tires: Open

Track gas                                                                                                                                                     34 ½ maximum tire circumference

Open clutch

Small exhaust pipe

RLV # 4117 muffler

Minimum gear ratio 3.43

Clone engine with red restrictor plate

Ages 6-10

 

Hot Rods (Beginners)

Minimum weight 265 lbs

Tires: Open

Track gas

Open clutch

Small exhaust pipe

RLV # 4117 muffler

Minimum gear ratio 3:43

34 ½ maximum tire circumference

Clone engine with green restrictor plate

Ages 8-13

 

Young Guns

Minimum weight 290 lbs

Tires: Open

Track gas

Open clutch

Small exhaust pipe

RLV # 4117 muffler

Minimum gear ratio 3.23

34 ½ maximum tire circumference

Clone engine with purple restrictor plate

Ages 8-15

 

Jr 1 Champ

Minimum weight 290 lbs

Tires: Open

Track gas

Open clutch

Small exhaust pipe

RLV# 4117 muffler

Minimum gear ratio 3:50

Clone engine with purple restrictor plate

Ages 7-14

 

Champ Lite (Clone or Briggs L206

Minimum weight 350 lbs

Tires: Open

Track gas

Open clutch

Big exhaust pipe

RLV # 4104 muffler

Ages 15 and up

 

Champ Medium (Clone or Briggs L206)

Minimum weight 400 lbs

Tires: Open

Track gas

Open clutch

Big exhaust pipe

RLV # 4104 muffler

Ages 15 and up

 

Champ Heavy (Clone or Briggs L206)

Minimum weight 440 lbs

Tires: Open

Track gas

Open clutch

Big exhaust pipe

RLV # 4104 muffler

Ages 15 and up

 

Stock Lite- Flathead

Minimum weight 350 lbs

Tire: Open

Methanol only

Open clutch

Big exhaust pipe

WKA stock rules apply

Ages 15 and up

 

Outlaw Clone or Briggs Flathead Stock Appearing 14.2 ci

Minimum weight 375 lbs

Tires: Open

AKRA Stock Appearing rules apply

Ages 15 and up

 

Run What Ya Brung

1 Engine

4 tires

Ages 15 and up

 

 

Predator Super Heavy 425

Minimum weight 425

Tires: any used tires. NO new tires

Track gas

Stamped steel drum shoe type clutch only

5500 rpm rule- can be checked at any time

Claimer $150

Ages 15 and up

 

 

Predator 375

Minimum weight 375

Tires: Any used tires. NO new tires

Track gas

Stamped steel drum shoe type clutch only

5500 rpm rule- can be checked at any time

Claimer $150

Ages 15 and up

 

Predator 265 (Beginner)

Minimum weight 265

Tires: Any used tires. NO new tires

Track gas

Stamped steel drum shoe type clutch only

5500 rpm rule can be checked at any time

Minimum gear ratio 3.23

34 ½ maximum tire circumference

Red restrictor plate

Claimer $150

Ages 5-10

 

Predator 290

Minimum weight 290

Tires: Any used tires. NO new tires

Track gas

Stamped steel drum shoe type clutch only

5500 rpm rule-can be checked at any time

Minimum gear ratio 3.43

34 ½ maximum tire circumference

Green restrictor plate

Claimer $150

Ages 8-14

 

Champ Predator 425

Minimum weight 425

Tires: Any used tires. NO new tires

Track gas

Stamped steel drum shoe type clutch only

5500 rpm rule- can be checked at any time

Claimer $150

Ages 15 and up

PREDATOR RULES

212 Harbor Freight engine only.

Engine may be checked at any time by tech.

The air filter must be installed per factory.

The exhaust must be installed per factory.

The engine must have a key way on the flywheel as installed by factory.

The engine must pass a test on the stand if asked. 5800 maximum

You must run the factory gas tank.

You must run track gas.

You may disconnect throttle stop screw.

You may only bolt on a chain guard and throttle kit. NO other aftermarket parts allowed.

You may unplug the oil sensor.

You may vent the gas cap.

 

Claim fee $150 (Less clutch, chain guard and throttle kit)

Winner’s engine may be claimed by any racer in the field immediately after their race.

Track may claim any engine at any time with a new engine in box.

Track claim overrides any other claim.

Only the driver and 2 others allowed in tech area.

Anyone who refuses a claim will lose 100 points plus a $100 fine.

*Rules are subject to change

 

 BRUNSWICK SPEEDWAY ENGINE PROTEST RULES

Only the race winner may be protested. The driver protesting must have on his/her self a signed, written statement of protest and $100 cash. This is to be presented to the scale attendant immediately upon completing the race. The race winner must immediately accept or refuse the protest.  If found legal the driver being protested receives $100.  If found illegal, the protester is refunded $100.

The engine cannot leave the tech area until checked- unless tech seals the engine- which will allow for it to be run in another class.

During tech procedure only one representative for each side will be allowed in the tech building.

 

Track Rules 2018

Though not associated with WKA, Brunswick Speedway will use the WKA Tech manual for most rules. SOME EXCEPTIONS INCLUDE:

*Tire prep will be allowed. Open flames of any type will not be allowed.

*Any weights >7 lbs to be secured by a 3/8” bolt or two 5/16” bolts and all weights must    be double-nutted or cotter keyed or safety wired.

*The front faring specifications (shape of faring and protective strips) will not be followed by Brunswick Speedway.

**Recaps NOT permitted.

**All WKD rule changes after the initial annual Tech Manual has been issued must be approved by the Tech Committee and communicated to the Organization Membership before going into effect.

**Clone motor tech will be per National Karting Alliance (NKA) rules/No claim rule

**6” Champ Karts seat rule will be measured from the middle of the seat to left inside of nerf bar.

**Champ Kart Seat Belts: Belts must have dated SFI tag visible, be in good condition with no fraying or tears, and be no older than (4) four years old

** Helmets: Snell 2005M helmets are NOT acceptable for 2018 for Sprint and Champ karts. Snell 2010M and Snell 2015M are acceptable for Sprint karts but NOT acceptable for Champ karts (must be Snell 2010 or 2015 SA or SAH).  Snell CMR and MCS 2007 Youth helmets are acceptable for Spring and Champ karts.

** NO helmet mounted cameras allowed.

** Kart must have a current inspection sticker before entering the track.

** Drivers must wear helmet, gloves, long pants, long sleeves (jackets preferred).

**All karts must have clutch guards

** All Clones must run Billet flywheels.

** All Champ karts must have a check valve in gas tank.

** Restrictor plates are a safety precaution- there is NO tolerance in hole size.

** One or All karts in any restrictor plate class may be checked at any time.

**Gear ratios may be checked the same way.

**The penalty for an illegal plate is – DQ for that race and a loss of 100 points.

** Rough driving will not be tolerated.

** Driver will be held responsible for unsportsmanlike conduct of anyone in his/her pit.

**All drivers must be entered into a class before practicing. NO registration refunds after first practice.

** Relief driver must be approved by scorers.

** Twenty (20) laps or 20 minutes per class.

** Three (3) spin rule. If you bring out 3 cautions you will be sent to the pits.

** All karts will be required to have 4 legible numbers on the kart to be scored. If Scoring determines the numbers are non-legible the karter will have to change the numbers as to the approval of Scoring before being allowed to participate. If in doubt, check with scorekeepers prior to heats. Having 4 numbers that are readable by Scorers is a pre tech requirement. Chrome numbers, red numbers on black or black numbers on red or blue are not permitted. If competitor’s numbers are found not readable  by officials, the competitor will be notified and will be required to change them to something that is readable before the problem kart is raced. Approved numbers are mandatory and must be installed before the kart can be approved in pre tech.

** Points are determined by the number of entries in the class.  Competitors must run at least one (1) green flag lap in a race and weigh in correctly to receive points for that race.

** Trophy System:  Karts entered # Trophies awarded

2-3                               1

4-5                               2

6-7                               3

8-9                               4

10 +                             5

At times we have only one entry for a class. This entrant will receive a decal for participating, not a first place trophy.

 

**Eligibility for 2018 year-end Championship jacket/trophy awards: A class must  average 3 karts per race and driver must run at least 50% of points races in a given class. Competitors must run at least one green flag lap in the race and weight in correctly to receive points for that race. Brunswick Speedway allows for one (1) dropped race for the year, excluding double points race or race for which DQ’d for unsportsmanlike conduct, unapproved gas or oil.

 

**Rain out policy: Once practice starts it is considered a race (per insurance company).

All registered for classes will receive 15 points per class.

Armbands will be honored at either of the next 2 regular points races.

*Rules are subject to change.

 

** Reserved pit parking spaces are available at a cost of $100 a season for all regular points races.(Does not include special races).

** Sponsorship packages available.

 

Gates open at 3:00

Practice at 5:00

Heats/Features (approximately) 7:00

Admission for regular races: $10, Children 6 and under free

Concessions

Restrooms

On site parts trailer

 

Contact info:  Brunswick Speedway

12550 Christanna Hwy

Lawrenceville, VA  23868

Al Baird, Owner/Operator

434-594-4133 (cell) 434-848-2129 (shop)