Can I cross enter between classes?
Yes, you may race a maximum of 2 classes, cross entry between every class is allowed. In other words, you can race any 2 classes you want.
When do entries for a round close?
We will take entries up until the night before Friday Practise at the event. We will accept entries on the Friday or Saturday of the event, however they will incur a $20 late fee. Please enter online, prior to the event. This helps us organise everything for you, so there are no delays or surprises
What race format will you be running?
Friday: Controlled Practise - roughly 8 sessions 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 1 seeding run and 4 qualifiers 9am - 5pm
Sunday: 1 Qualifier and 3 finals for all mains and competitors + trophy presentation 9am - 5pm
Are there trophies?
Yes, trophies will be awarded for all A Main finishers, as well as winners of all other finals. There will also be an overall winners trophy for the season.
Is it worth coming for practise on Friday, how will it be run?
Yes, it's worth practising for sure, since if you only come Saturday, you will only have 8 minutes of track time before the start of qualifying. Practise will be split up into blocks as follows:
Stock: 15 Minutes, Pro Stock: 15 Minutes, Modified: 15 Minutes, 1/12th Stock: 15 Minutes. This could be adjusted slightly depending on class numbers at each round, however there will be a practise schedule for reference at all rounds.
Are you capping entries?
Unless numbers get totally out of hand, not for now.
What time will practise and racing be starting and finishing each day?
Depending on numbers and weather, we aim to start racing at 9am and finish by 5pm.
How long will races be? And how long between heats?
All classes will be 5 minutes, except 1/12th Stock which will be 8 minutes. We will have one and a half minutes between races to allow time for marshals to get to their positions.
What are the controlled motors and tyres?
R1 Wurks Stock 21.5T: R1 Wurks ATS/AARCMCC 21.5T
Yokomo Pro Stock 13.5T: R1 Wurks ATS Spec 13.5T
Tyres for Touring Car are Volante V6T-PG36R, they are Pre-Glued.
Tyres for 1/12th are Ulti
How do I get a control motor, and do I need one to race?
You can purchase a control motor from us, or any of our stockists prior to the event. You can also purchase a control motor at the event on the day or via the entry form for $120, as well as hire them at a rate of $20 per event. All racer owned motors will need to be tech'd and set prior to seeding runs.
When and where should we get motors tech'd?
All day Friday you will have a chance to tech your R1 Wurks 21.5T or 13.5T motor that you own, we would prefer you didn't wait until Saturday morning to do it. All motors owned by the competitor must be checked and re-sealed if not compliant at the event, regardless if they have been sealed before. Please go to the ATS tents to get your motor scrutinised. If you have a hire motor, this will already be set!
Is tire additive open or controlled?
We are using controlled tire additive for all classes. For Touring Car it is VOL-TTP - Volante Purple. For 1/12th it is still TBA, but it will be an oil based additive for maximum grip. They will be supplied at the event free of charge for racing, however you must use your own on Friday for practise.
Is there a race director or commentator?
We are very lucky to have Chris Mitchell as our time keeper and commentator. Chris is very experienced, working for Live RC and also commentating several local karting, motorcross and RC events!