Sign-in cost per car $25.00
Courtesy laps: 5 laps
Meatball flag: allow raceceiver to be switched to retain spot only if new one works otherwise will get a strike & go to tail with the 3 lap courtesy rule
Late out rule is same as MWT & National as long as down and rolling will be allowed out before leader is at start finish line on one to go
Class size will remain 12 car A Main field for 2016 season if only 12 cars otherwise will run lower main and have 10 cars
OPENING DUTY MEMBERS ARE RESPONSIBLE TO HAVE THE TRACK OPEN, CLEAN & READY TO PRACTICE BEFORE DRIVERS MEETING
SATURDAY RACE FORMAT - Heats
Sign-ins all other classes: 11:30am - 12:30pm
Drivers Meeting: 12:45pm
Practice/Heats/Lower Mains/Features: 1:00pm
RAIN DATE IS SUNDAY FOR SATURDAY RACES
RACE DAY FUEL IS 89 OCTANE FROM BP ON D AVE. TURN RIGHT OFF EXIT IF COMING FROM THE SOUTH ON 131. TURN LEFT OFF EXIT IF COMING FROM THE NORTH ON 131.
2016 Little Kalamazoo Speedway Schedule
Colubmus Indoor - Hosted by Buckeye Club - Sign-ins 8:00am-8:45am Drivers meeting: 9:00am Rookies class room at 9:15am followed by on track training after practice for the competive classes. All other classes will have their heat races folloing Rookie training then Lower Mains & Features. Rookies will have a 20 lap Feature race following lower mains. Rookies 4 1/2 and not yet 5 can participate in Rookie training & classroom. Heat & Lower main races 20 laps. Features 25 laps. Open left side tire ruls. Right sides Hoosier A35NY1 only.
Columbus Indoor - Ohio State Fairgrounds
$40 per car
Wild Card Race - 1st points race for the Midwest Thunder Series
Must have club membership & USAC membership paid. Cars can be safety checked at Columbus.
Saturday: Honda, Rookies & World Formula
Sunday: Mod World, Animal, MOD, AA's
Right sides: A35NY1 only
Left sides: Hooseir only
Track Opening Clean up day - Safety checks
Track clean up day if not completed - Safety checks Rookie day
RAIN DATE FOR FRIDAY & SATURDAY RACES WILL BE ON SUNDAY UNLESS VOTED UPON TO RUN DOUBLE FEATURES ON SAT.
IF BOTH DAYS RAIN OUT THEN SUNDAY WILL BE DOUBLE FEATURES.
ANY RAINED OUT RACE DRIVERS THAT DID NOT RACE BUT SIGNED IN WILL BE AWARDED 60 POINTS. EX. JR HONDA RACES THEY WILL GET FINISH POINTS BUT SR HONDA DID NOT THEN THISE SIGNED IN DRIVERS WILL ALL GET 60 POINTS.
1ST THRU 3RD IN POINTS OF EACH SERIES WILL BE AWARDED TROPHIES AT THE YEAR END BANQUET.
LKS or LKS ASSOCIATE MEMBERS ONLY WILL BE INCLUDED IN POINTS AT THE MIDWEST THUNDER ALL OTHER RACES ALL POSITIONS WILL BE INCLUDED.
example: 1st LKS member finishes 4th they receive 1st place points, 2nd LKS member finishes 7th they receive 2nd place points. 3rd LKS member finishes 2nd B Main they receive 3rd place points. 4th LKS member finishes 4th D Main they receive 4th place points and so on.
YOU MUST BE A MEMBER OR ASSOCIATE MEMBER OF LKS TO EARN YEAR END TROPHIES.
TUESDAY POINTS SERIES WILL COUNT 6 of 7
FRIDAY POINTS SERIES WILL COUNT 5 of 6
SATURDAY POINTS SERIES WILL COUNT 9 of 11
YOU MUST RUN AT LEAST 50% OF THE RACE DATES TO QUALIFY FOR YEAR END CLUB AWARDS. (11 races)
YOU MUST RUN THE MINIMUM RACES FOR EACH POINT SERIES TO QUALIFY FOR TOP THREE TROPHY OR CHAMPIONSHIP
Track & Hot Chute area blown off, Flags put out at flag stand, Turn power on for flag stand,
Hang Fire Extinquishers, Put out yellow corner worker vests, Put up Victory Lane sign,
Garbage cans moved to postitions in parking lot and by concession stand & bleachers,
Open scale shed and take out items to make easier to go thru for scales & tech,
Closing items are just opposite of opening. Put Garbage cans all together near end of hot chute,
Pick up trash left around fence line, under bleachers & parking lot, put away flag stand, have switch to off,
Put away fire extinquishers, corner worker vests, Take down Victory Lane sign if not racing the next day,
Put everything back in scale shed, lock track gate, turn power off for flag stand & track ligihts if on.
2016 Midwest Thunder Race Series Schedule Trophies award to top 3 finishers in each class at an event. End of year trophies awarded at the banquet to top 5 finishers. All drivers earn an award that run at least 6 events. Points based on 8 out of 9 races.
|Feb 19 -21||Wild Card Race - Ohio State Fairgrounds - Columbus, OH|
|May 13 -15||Mac-O-Chee - West Liberty, OH|
|June 10- -12||Miami Valley - Xenia, OH|
|June 17 - 19||MMRA - Waterford, MI|
|July 1 -3||Mini-Indy - Indianapolis, OH|
|July 22 -24||Capitol - Lansing, MI|
|Aug 5 -7||Little Kalamazoo - Kalamazoo, MI|
|Aug 12 -14||Kokomo - Kokomo, IN|
|Sept 2 -4||NW Ohio - Toledo, OH|
|Sept 16 -18||Buckeye - Columbus, OH|
|Oct. 29||Banquet - Kalahari Waterpark - Sandusky, OH|
2016 GenNext Schedule
JUNE 10 -12
|WEST END||GILBERT, PA||DIRT|
|JUNE 23 -26||PIKES PEAK INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY||FOUNTAIN, CO||PAVEMENT|
|JULY 7 - 10||INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY||INDIANAPOLIS, IN||PAVEMENT|
|AUGUST 19 -21||POCONO RACEWAY||LONG POND, PA||PAVEMENT|
|SEPTEMBER 23 -25||LITTLE ELDORA SPEEDWAY||ROSSBURG, OH||DIRT|
|SEPTEMBER 29 - OCTOBER 2||LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY||LAS VEGAS, NV||PAVEMENT|