Rules

General Rules

  1. All LiPo batteries must be charged in a closed LiPo sack. Please adhere to the BRCA's recommended charging rate for your batteries.
  2. There is a maximum charging/discharging rate of 15 amps.
  3. Cars must be complete (for example wheels missing, damaged body or shells) this is to stop people and the clubs kit from being damaged.
  4. Cars which are are dragging on the carpet must be pulled off the track into the first safe location.
  5. Drivers must go straight out to marshal as soon as they have finished their race and returned their equipment to the pits.
  6. Any children (under 16s) must be supervised by a parent or guardian AT ALL TIMES
  7. Rules are based on the BRCA rules. BRCA rules apply except where the club's rules state otherwise.
  8. Heats will be of 5 minute duration, finals will be 6 minutes for 12th scale cars.
  9. No setting up of pit tables until the track has been built.
  10. Please book in if you're going to be attending a race meeting.
  11. A class must get a minimum of 4 drivers. If there are less than 4 drivers entered on the forum by midnight on Thursday then the class may not run.
  12. The venue will open at 5:30pm, please arrive promptly to help set up.
  13. Racing starts at around 7:30pm depending on numbers. Once the track is built earlier then there will be free practice until 5 mins before the start of racing.

TOURING CAR Rules

  1. Any slick rubber tyre is permitted. No foam tyres, mini-spikes or tyres with block tread.
  2. Tyre additive is allowed as long as the tyre is dry and doesn't leave marks on the track
  3. All Touring Cars are welcome to race regardless of motor and esc
  4. For the club championship motors are 13.5 or 17.5 with a Blinky Esc set in Blinky mode
  5. Minimum 5mm ground clearance.
  6. Any Touring Car bodyshell is allowed as long as it is cut along the manufacturers lines and does not have extra cooling holes.
  7. 1350g minimumweight limit.
  8. Speed controllers and motors must be on the BRCA's list of blinky speed controllers and motors.
  9. 27T brushed motors may be used in this class.

GT12 Rules

  1. Cars must use a 3.7v 1s LiPo battery.
  2. Blinky speed controllers must be used and be set to blinky mode.The Esc must be on the BRCA list of homologated Escs.
  3. 13.5T brushless motors must be used. The motor must be on the BRCA list of homologated motors.
  4. Cars may not weigh less than 950 grams.
  5. In order to score championship points, cars must run Contact tyres (the ones with the green band.)

LMP12 Rules

  1. Cars must use a 3.7v 1s LiPo battery.
  2. Blinky speed controllers must be used and be set to blinky mode.The Esc must be on the BRCA list of homologated Escs.
  3. 13.5T brushless motors must be used. The motor must be on the BRCA list of homologated motors.
  4. Cars may not weigh less than 730 grams.

CHAMPIONSHIP Rules

  1. The championships will consist of 22 rounds .Each driver's best 12 scores will count towards their championship scores.
  2. There will be 3 rounds of qualifying, single fastest race (FTQ) to determine qualifying order for the final.
  3. The grid for the finals will be set by qualifying order.
  4. Finals will consist of a minimum of 4 cars and a maximum of 8.
  5. Top qualifier will score 50pts, second will score 48, third 47, fourth 46 and so on down. The A final winner will score 200, second 197, third 195, fourth 193 and so on down.
  6. Non-members will not score points, and will not take points away from members.