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#1 Mr. GoFast

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Posted 10 May 2017 - 04:59 PM

2018 USRA D-1 NATS BID

SlotCars-R-Us
101 Highland Dr.
White House, TN 37188
(615) 268-4094

Owner: Tracy Brown
Track: G21 - 155 foot King
Builder: Gary Gerding
Power: 90 amp power supply with 45F cap per lane, braid recess approx. .010"

Dates: August 23-27, 2018.

Schedule: 8/23 - Amateur Grp F, 8/24 - OM Grp12 followed by Annual USRA Business
Meeting, 8/25 - 27L , 8/25 - TMO, 8/26 - Pro Grp 7 (pending approval by the USRA). Raceway will open at 8 AM daily and tech at 11 AM. Times are CDT.

Non-USRA exhibition classes: 8/21 - Pro Grp F, 8/22 - Hillbilly 12. Rules for these classes will be posted on the raceway Facebook Page.

Fees: Daily track time/Pit Fee is $10.

Entry for Grp F and OM Grp 12 - $20, 27L - $40, TMO - $50, Pro Grp 7 $75. Pro Grp F and Hillbilly 12 will be $25.

Pay-out: Pro Grp 7 will be 50% of entry fee cash. All other classes will be 50% of entry fee in merchandise.

SCRUS opened in 2016. While a relatively new facility, it has quickly yielded numerous US records, including several sub 1.4 second qualifying laps and 1300+ lap totals in the Pro Open class. SCRUS has also earned the reputation as one of the nicest commercial raceways in the world. Ample pit space for 50 with overflow available to seat an additional 50 racers.



The Facebook page can be found HERE.

White House, TN, is small community of 10K population located approximately 25 miles north of Nashville, TN, off I-65. Currently, there are five hotels and 20+ restaurants offering a complete variety of food as well as two 24-hour facilities. More details for lodging discounts to follow as the race nears. All lodging and restaurants are within 15 minutes of the track. The Nashville International Airport is 45 minutes away and is served by American, Delta, Frontier, Southwest, United, and others. An endless amount of entertainment venues are a short 30 minute drive (south) to Nashville. Also, the Corvette Museum is 40 minutes away (north) in Bowling Green, KY.

SCRUS is excited to have the opportunity to bid for the 2018 USRA Division 1 National Championship event and pledge to provide a premier event for everyone who attends. Your vote is appreciated and suggestions are welcome.

I would also like to thank everyone that ask us at Slotcars-R-Us The Track to bid on the 2018 Nats and thanks for all your support

Tracy


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#2 Tim Wilkins

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Posted 10 May 2017 - 05:24 PM

Best of luck, Tracy. You have a great track and records will fall if you get the bid.


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Posted 10 May 2017 - 05:50 PM

Sounds great. Can you please show where the "Hillbilly 12" rules are? Thanks.


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Posted 11 May 2017 - 06:15 AM

Oh, dear! I feel a new Pablo build coming. :D


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Posted 11 May 2017 - 07:58 PM

2016 HILLBILLY 12 RULES

GENERAL: Class is open to any racer/driver regardless of classifications assigned by any racing organization. Race will be ran in Spray Glue and will be an "All Main Format", 3 min. on / 3 min. off with a 2 motor limit. Race voltage will be a maximum of 14.4v as measured unloaded at the driver's panel. Qualifying will be a single 60 second session at race voltage (Raceway Option to qualify at 16v in which case a 3rd motor is allowed for qualifying only). Seating is by qualifying placement, 1-8 A, 9-16 B....etc. Mains will be run in reverse alphabetical order......D>C>B>A. The maximum car width is 3-1/4" and minimum ground clearance at the beginning of a heat is .050".

CHASSIS: Any Commercially Available Group 12 steel chassis allowed. Front pans may be removed. Chassis modifications are allowed. Axle bearings are allowed. 3/32" minimum axle, no axle restrictions.

MOTORS: Any Commercially Available Group 12 Motor and components allowed. Components from different Manufacturers may be mixed. Can may not be modified. Aluminum endbells allowed. Ball bearings allowed in can and e/b. Commercially Available Group 12 ceramic single magnets only. Any Commercially Available Armature that meets the following Specs: 12 Tag, Wind: 50 turns of 29 gauge wire, may be hand wound, .350" stack length, Diameter: .513" min / .540" max.

BODY: Any Commercially Available body available. Body must be painted and include a driver. Maximum height on air control "wings" is 2-1/2".

TIRES: "Spec Tires" only. Defined as follows: NO drilled barrel / waffled hubs allowed. Min. hub diameter is .615" / max. is .650". Maximum retail price is $13 per pair regardless of the hub diameter.
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Posted 11 May 2017 - 08:20 PM

Thank you, Sir. but those are 2016 rules - may I assume they will apply to your 2018 event?

I see absolutely no mention whatsoever of "Hillbilly 12" in the USRA Rules.


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Posted 12 May 2017 - 08:04 AM

These rules are good, just the wrong date.

 

This is a add-on race, not a USRA race.

 

Thanks,

 

Tracy


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Posted 12 May 2017 - 09:02 AM

Thanks, Tracy. :good:

I like those rules...
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Posted 03 June 2017 - 11:38 AM

This is a Very Special day for SlotcarsRus The Track.We have just been notified by the USRA,That we will be Hosting the 2018 Wing Car
National's.All of us here at SlotcarsRus
Will do our best to make it a Great National event.
Thanks Tracy&Teresa Brown
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Posted 03 June 2017 - 12:25 PM

Let the records fall.  Best of luck Tracy to you, your staff and SlotcarsRus  :good:


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Posted 03 June 2017 - 02:28 PM

Congratulations

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