Imports/Sport Compact Cars
We are very excited about the 2014 racing season for the Import/Sport Compact Cars here at Rock Falls Raceway. We have some great programs for our Sport Compacts -- just check it out below!!
Reminder to All Sport Compacts -- Sport Compacts are allowed to race at any of the following events at the Rock which include: Fun Races, Bracket Races, Test Days and Bonanza Races.
This year we have 2 events scheduled for just the Import/Sport Compact Cars. The schedule for 2014 is as follows:
Sunday, April 27
Sunday, October 12
All races are open to any import/sport compact car. NO CAMAROS, FIREBIRDS, MUSTANGS or CORVETTES ARE ALLOWED TO RACE at a Sport Compact Racing Event!!
Time Trials begin at 10 a.m.
Eliminations at 2:00 p.m.
Cost is just $40 for car & driver -- Race for money in the Quick 16 or trophies - same price!!
Win 2 rounds, win a trophy in regular competition.
Continuing in 2014 -- Is our Quick 16 Class for the Sport Compacts. Payout is $100/Win, $50/RU. There is also a free consolation race after 2nd round of all regular class eliminations and the payout is $50/Win, $25/RU. Last 4 competitors in the Consolation Race will win trophies!!
Helmets (Snell 2005 or newer required for 13.99 or quicker), Seat Belts & Long Pants are Required -- No Shorts, Nylon Pants or Tank Tops Allowed.
All drivers must have a valid driver's license. For those under the age of 18, a Minor Release must be obtained and signed by your parents/legal guardians prior to your racing. Only an original Release is valid. Once the Release has been executed by the parents/legal guardians, the Release is good for the entire 2014racing season. To obtain a Release please contact Jennifer at (715) 858-0170 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org . NO ONE under the age of 18 will be allowed to race until an original signed Release is in the Track's possession.
IMPORTANT TECH UPDATE: Effective 12/31/11, the Snell 2000 Helments EXPIRED and are no longer valid for use in drag racing IF you run 13.99 or quicker in the 1/4 mile. Please check your helmet and if you have a Snell 2000 you will need to replace it prior to competing in any competition at any NHRA sanctioned racetrack in 2012. Reminder that the Snell 2000, 95 and K98 helmets are expired and no exceptions will be made for use of this model of helmet if you are running 13.99 and quicker in the 1/4 mile or 8.59 in the 1/8th mile. Currently, acceptable helmets are the Snell 2005 and Snell 2010. Please also remind your fellow racers to check their helmets as well!! Thanks.