2014 ALL HURRICANE FAMILY RULES

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Directors for Hurricanes:
Mod Lite - Rob Wheeler - 607-280-5560
Mod Lite - Co-director - Leo Young - 607-327-0069
Modify - Bill Nagle - 607-215-1822
Modify - Co-director - Gary Kratzer - 315-730-2394
Box Stock and Jrs - Joshua Smith - 607-228-7069


 
ALL HURRICANE FAMILY MAIN RULES

AFTER EACH FEATURE MOD LITE AND MODIFY
WILL BE WEIGHED

 

       1.     You may use 125 to 270 Microsprint chassis or custom built is acceptable.
 
2.      Cars shall have front and rear bumpers. Complete or Microsprint styles are acceptable.                     Complete bumpers must be rounded with no sharp corners or points. Nerf bars on both sides.

 

5.    All custom built chassis must be inspected and approved by the class directors and the tech inspector prior to racing.

  1. Full roll cage is a MUST – and be reinforced to provide good protection in a roll over. Roll bar must be 3” above driver’s helmet and wider than the drivers shoulders. Cage shall be constructed from a minimum of ¾” EMT conduit or equivalent.

 

  1. Acceptable materials are ½” Black Iron, ¾” EMT, .063 Electric Weld Tubing, Mild steel or chromoly. All edges are to be rounded.
  1. All car parts must be constructed from materials that will not break or shatter upon impact. (NO glass, plastic, Plexi-glass, etc.)

 

  1. Cars must have a 4-point harness. A 5-point harness is recommended.
  1. Helmet will be 2005 Snell approved and up with Full Face Shield refer to Track Rules.  Must wear gloves, long pants, long sleeved shirt, shoes and socks that go over the ankles.

 

  1. A head and neck restraint device is required. (Neck collar, hans, d-cell, etc.)
  1. Motors can be side mount or rear mount and jackshafts are acceptable.

 

  1. All Hurricanes cars are pump gas ONLY.
  1. Need to put zip tie on your spark plug for a quick disconnect.

 

  1. All cars must have a chain guard bodywork etc. that prevents main drive chain from entering driver’s area. Jackshaft equipped cars must have guard above jackshaft chain.

The Minimum thickness for the guard will be 16th of an inch aluminum or steel.


16. All flywheels must have scatter shield.

 

18 .Numbers must be 8” tall on both sides of car. NO metallic unless outlined with solid                      color. (Examples: Black on white – Red on white)

19.Any driver caught going fast in pits will shut car off and push it – SO GO SLOW!!

  1. Arm restraints must be worn by any driver 17 years of age and younger.

 

  1. Anyone caught illegal- 1st offense- lose points for that night- next race you will be teched

                                                                      After the race                                                                                                                                          
                                       2nd offense- lose 100 points and 2 week suspension
                                       3rd offense- will go to the DQ committee

  1. Dial indicator and degree wheel will be available at track if anyone needs to use them.

 

  1. Fire Extinguishers required in ALL pits.
  1. You must have raced in four (4) point races prior to the Mid-Season Championship (this does not include Mid-Season) in order to qualify for Mid-Season Championship and four (4) point races (which Mid-Season can be counted as one (1)) prior to End-Of-Season to qualify for trophies. All trophies will be handed out after the race.

 

  1. Brakes will be checked at pit entrance each time before going on track, NO brakes NO racing until fixed.

 

  1. Tech will be Random.
  1. PROTESTING: You have 15 minutes after the race to protest and only in your class that you are racing. You will need to fill out the protest form, which can be found at the tech man’s trailer or at the sign in booth. Then returned to the Tech Man with the $75.00 protest fee.

 

Calls made by the officials on track are not subject to protesting.

If the person/car being protested is found legal $25.00 of the protest fee is paid to the Tech man and $50.00 of the protest fee is given to the protested party.

 

 

 

If the person/car being protested is found illegal (1st occurrence) The $75.00 protest fee is returned to the protester and the person found illegal will lose all points for that night and have to pay $25.00 to the tech man for the tech that found him/her illegal. This must be done prior to individual racing again. will be teched after the next race.

If the person/car being protested is found illegal (2nd occurrence) The $75.00 protest fee is returned to the protester and the person found illegal would lose 100  points and 2 week suspension  Pay the $50.00 fine for 2nd occurrence and pay $25.00 to the tech man for the tech that found him/her illegal. This must be done prior to individual racing again.

If the person/car being protest is found illegal (3rd occurrence) The $75.00 protest fee is returned to the protester and the person found illegal- at this point it will go to the DQ committee  must pay the $100.00 fine for 3rd occurrence and pay $25.00 to the tech man for the tech that found him/her illegal. This must be done prior to individual racing again.

 

Classes and Ages:

Novice Class – 5 to 8 years old with a 6 hp or 6 ½ hp – NO Weight Rule

Jr Class – 9 to 15 years old- Stock 13HP GX 390X or a Honda 390,
as long as it’s a 390No Weight Rule

Adults – 16 years old moves up to adults, 14 years old with 2 years experience.
                        See Mod Lite and Modify Individual Rules for Weight

 

 

See next pages for Classes – Modify – Mod Lite and Jrs  – Box Stock

 

 

 

THE NUMBER ONE RULE NEXT TO SAFETY IS TO HAVE FUN!!!

 

 

 

 

2014 MODIFY HURRICANES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

**2014 MOD LITE HURRICANES
IF IT DOESN’T SAY YOU CAN DO IT THEN YOU CAN’T

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bore 3460 in (88mm) Standard
Stroke 2.533 (64mm)
Springs 17 lb to 20 lb
Head 3.738 stock
Under head .316

 

**2014 JR CLASS

 

 

 

2014 BOX STOCK HURRICANES

 

IF IT DOESN’T SAY YOU CAN DO IT THEN YOU CAN’T