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2013 WOR RallyCross Series Supplemental Rules

March 12, 2013

WOR RallyCross 2013 Standard Event Day Schedule
9:00-10:30 amRegistration
9:30-10:30 amCourse open for walking
10:00 amNovice Meeting/Walk
10:30 amDrivers meeting
11:00 pmFirst car on course
After Last Car and Course CleanupTrophy presentation

These rules are in addition to or in clarification of the 2013 SCCA RallyCross Rules.

  1. Entrants
    1. All licensed drivers are eligible to enter. Those with learners or "Temps" are ineligible.
    2. Drivers under 18 years of age must have a signed waiver by legal guardian or parent.
    3. Cars may have multiple drivers.
    4. Co-drivers (passengers) are allowed (age 12 or over, per SCCA RallyCross Rule 5.2.C).
    5. Everyone connected (drivers, workers, spectators, etc.) with the event MUST sign a waiver and wear the provided wrist band in plain view.
    6. If a minor waiver is required please follow directions on SCCA’s website for waiver requirements.
    7. Attendance at the drivers meeting is mandatory. Time and place will be posted or announced at registration.
    8. Entry Fee is $45 for SCCA Members and $60 for Non-SCCA (fees based on Weekend Membership Requirements. Spectators are Free upon signing of event waiver.) $10 Discount for preregistering online at motorsportreg.com ($35 for SCCA Members and $50 for Non-SCCA Members).
    9. The number of event entries may be capped at the discretion of the Rally Chair, and On-Site Registrations will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
  2. Eligible Vehicles
    1. The event is open to all fixed roof production based vehicles that pass tech inspection, with the exception of vehicles that the chairman deems unacceptable for a rallycross.
  3. Tech Inspection.
    1. Each vehicle entered must pass safety inspection per the 2013 SCCA RallyCross Rules.
    2. It is each competitor’s responsibility to ensure that their vehicle meets all requirements for the class in which they are competing
  4. Classes (refer to National RallyCross Rules Section 6.2 for further clarifications.)
    1. SR - Stock Rear 2wd
    2. SF - Stock Front 2wd
    3. SA – Stock All Wheel Drive
    4. PR - Prepared Rear Wheel Drive
    5. PF - Prepared Front Wheel Drive
    6. PA – Prepared All Wheel Drive
    7. MF - Front 2wd Modified
    8. MR - Rear 2wd Modified
    9. MA4 - A4WD Modified
    Region Only Classes (These classes may not be offered at OVR-hosted events)
    1. RC - Club Rental Car
    2. X - Exhibition (Time only, no season points or awards)
    3. T2 - Street Tire 2WD
    4. T4 - Street Tire AWD
    Street Tire Categories

    T2 – "Street Tire" Two Wheel Drive

    T4 – "Street Tire" Four Wheel Drive

    Preparation allowances:
    1. "Street Tires" are the only tires permitted for use in T2 or T4. "Street Tires" are defined in this instance as tires sold as "Passenger Tires". Street tires do not include ice/winter specific tires (currently designated by the mountain/snowflake emblem), light truck tires (designated by "LT" on the sidewall), or tires designated for rally or competition use. The original tread may not be modified (siped or grooved or otherwise altered).
    2. Any other modifications are permitted provided that the vehicle complies with Article 6.3 (Vehicle/Driver Safety) of the National RallyCross Rules.
  5. V. Awards & Series Points
    1. Class Awards will be presented in each Class after each event to the top 3 scoring drivers per Class.
    2. Each Class will receive points toward Year End Awards. As follows:
      PositionPoints
      1st20
      2nd16
      3rd12
      4th11
      5th8
      6th6
      7th4
      8th +2
    3. You must run a minimum of 50% of possible season events in a class to be eligible for year-end awards. An individual's highest scoring 51% of events will be counted for computation of Year End points.
    4. You must be a member of the SCCA to be eligible for year end awards.
  6. Scoring
    1. All timed runs will be added together to achieve your cumulative time. Your highest time from each course configuration will be subtracted from the cumulative time. Lowest total time is the winner per class and overall.
    2. Each pylon that is displaced will be 2 seconds.
    3. Each missed gate will be assessed a 10 second penalty.
    4. Each pylon displaced after the finish line will be assessed a 30 second penalty.
    5. 2 seconds for vehicle on course with windows down more than 1" without nets.
    6. 2 seconds for vehicle on course with sunroof open.
    7. If you are off course and do not recover properly, you will receive a BOGEY for that run.
    8. A BOGEY will be scored as your slowest timed run on that course plus 10 seconds. If you do not have any runs on the course in a given heat, your time will be the slowest timed run in the heat of all classes plus 10 seconds.
    9. A de-beaded tire or other mechanical issue on course will result in a BOGEY time.
    10. Unsportsmanlike conduct will result in immediate disqualification and removal from event site.
  7. Sound
    1. In an effort to help ensure that WOR RallyCross continues to maintain strong positive relationships with its site owners and stakeholders, sound control regulations will be enforced.
    2. A 96 dB limit will be enforced at all WOR-hosted RallyCross events.
    3. The sound level of any vehicle may be measured at the start/finish portion of the track at a distance of approximately 50 feet or more using a consumer grade digital SPL meter at “A” Weighting, “Slow” Response.
    4. Drivers found in violation of the sound limit will be given one opportunity to reduce the sound output of their vehicle. If they are over the limit on the next run, they will not be allowed any more runs for the event.
    5. Any competitor desiring to protest the ruling of an event official regarding the sound control policy outlined above is referred to Section 6, Scoring Rule #10.
  8. Course
    1. You may walk thru the course prior to the start of the event.
    2. All drivers are required to work on the course.

Note: The Western Ohio Region reserves the right to make adjustments to these rules as deemed necessary.

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