Carpet Oval & Classes Rules

CARPET OVAL RULES & CLASSES

General Track Rules apply

  • VTA
  • US VTA rules apply except no interior/driver needed for club racing, link added 9/9/16
  • Weight enforced

USVTA Class Rules

  • US GT
  • US GT rules apply that as published, link added 9/9/16

GT National Class Rules

  • 1380 gram weight

F1

  • Open at this time

LM1

  • 1060 gram race weight
  • 2 Cell Lipo (open Mah for club racing)
  • 25.5 Hobbywing locked timing motor (mandatory)
  • Hobbywing ESC locked timing mandatory
  • Kit 98, 94, 90 Tooth spur only, pinion open
  • WRC Formula tires only
  • WRC Pro 1, Pro 2 or Pro 3 bodies only
  • Stock rear wing (kit) only, no mods or alternates
  • No cut outs on body except for rear bumper and tire openings
  • No outside manufacturer upgrades except for shock and springs
  • Visitors may be allowed deviations for club races with a grace period for compliance, inter-track races must be full compliance.
  • Sedan, 17.5
  • 5mm ride height, 2 cell lipo, blinky mode, sedan body, 1380 gram min weight, rubber tire.
  • Other parameters may apply for sponsored races, check with store or race director.

All classes

  • Brushless Speed controls should be of a brand that allows a “stock” or “sportman” or “0 timing” profile setting that gives a visual “blinky” indicator to allow easy confirmation. If your ESC does not have a “blinky” mode to show it is in a stock or sportsman setting, please notify the race director with proof and an exception may be allowed.
  • The only tire traction / cleaner allowed will be, Trinity sticky fingers, SXT, JDUB, and or Motor Spray that HTO sells.
  • Tires must be wiped clean before scrubbed in on track
  • No oil based tire traction / cleaner / NO WD-40
  • No softening of tires at track or at home with non-approved tire tractions
  • No tire warmers of any kind

Short Course Truck (SCT)

Any 2wd major manufacturer built short course truck

(no chassis modifications)

Traxxas Slash is allowed the lower center gravity chassis available through Traxxas

6 cell, or 2s 7.4v lipo pack

Stock rtr motor or Brushless 17.5 (must be roar approved)

Brushless motor w/esc in blinking mode Street tread tires or RTR Traxxas tires.

No pins or aggressive tread

No taping tires

All short course trucks must clear ¾” ride height block

No 1/8 scale wheels, tires or shock, etc

Any short course designed body no adding wings, spoilers, or side damns

21.5 SPEC R (RTC)

  • Body: Protoform RT-C with roof height 4.38 and no cutouts
  • Battery: 4600 or 4300 SMC spec battery
  • Motor: Tour 21.4 Equlizer motor from Trinity
  • Tires: CRC GTR wheels, balancing is ok but no removal of material
  • (see BRL rules for more details)
  • All other BRL rules apply
  • 48 4:00.00 Lap Cap, if you run faster than this two times you will be asked to bump up to PRO for your great achievement

17.5 RTC

  • Body: Protoform RT-C 1239-25 with roof height 4.38 and no cutouts
  • Battery: 5800 SMC Battery 1 cell
  • Motor: Fantom 17.5 with tour stamped rotor and OEM screws and shims material
  • Tires: CRC GTR wheels, balancing is ok but no removal of material
  • (see BRL rules for more details)
  • All other BRL rules apply for voltage, weight, and ect.

17.5 – Gen 3C or Gen3D body, TOUR Fantom spec battery or SMC Spec, WGT tires, blinky ESC, Novak 17.5 or Tekin 17.5 Stock rotors

All other BRL rules apply

13.5 Blinky – Gen 3C or Gen3D body, any ROAR approved 1 cell battery, any foam tires, blinky ESC and Tekin Gen3

Alll other BRL rules apply

4mm Ride Height

No current manufactured chassis

CARPET ROAD COURSE AND OVAL RULES

General Track Rules apply

  • VTA
  • US VTA rules apply except no interior/driver needed for club racing, link added 9/9/16
  • Weight enforced

USVTA Class Rules

  • US GT
  • US GT rules apply that as published, link added 9/9/16

GT National Class Rules

  • 1380 gram weight

F1

  • Open at this time

LM1

  • 1060 gram race weight
  • 2 Cell Lipo (open Mah for club racing)
  • 25.5 Hobbywing locked timing motor (mandatory)
  • Hobbywing ESC locked timing mandatory
  • Kit 98, 94, 90 Tooth spur only, pinion open
  • WRC Formula tires only
  • WRC Pro 1, Pro 2 or Pro 3 bodies only
  • Stock rear wing (kit) only, no mods or alternates
  • No cut outs on body except for rear bumper and tire openings
  • No outside manufacturer upgrades except for shock and springs
  • Visitors may be allowed deviations for club races with a grace period for compliance, inter-track races must be full compliance.
  • Sedan, 17.5
  • 5mm ride height, 2 cell lipo, blinky mode, sedan body, 1380 gram min weight, rubber tire.
  • Other parameters may apply for sponsored races, check with store or race director.
RULES SUPPLEMENTAL

All classes

  • Brushless Speed controls should be of a brand that allows a “stock” or “sportman” or “0 timing” profile setting that gives a visual “blinky” indicator to allow easy confirmation. If your ESC does not have a “blinky” mode to show it is in a stock or sportsman setting, please notify the race director with proof and an exception may be allowed.
  • The only tire traction / cleaner allowed will be, Trinity sticky fingers, SXT, JDUB, and or Motor Spray that HTO sells.
  • Tires must be wiped clean before scrubbed in on track
  • No oil based tire traction / cleaner / NO WD-40
  • No softening of tires at track or at home with non-approved tire tractions
  • No tire warmers of any kind
SHORT COURSE TRUCK (SCT)

Short Course Truck (SCT)

Any 2wd major manufacturer built short course truck

(no chassis modifications)

Traxxas Slash is allowed the lower center gravity chassis available through Traxxas

6 cell, or 2s 7.4v lipo pack

Stock rtr motor or Brushless 17.5 (must be roar approved)

Brushless motor w/esc in blinking mode Street tread tires or RTR Traxxas tires.

No pins or aggressive tread

No taping tires

All short course trucks must clear ¾” ride height block

No 1/8 scale wheels, tires or shock, etc

Any short course designed body no adding wings, spoilers, or side damns

21.5 SPEC R (RTC)

21.5 SPEC R (RTC)

  • Body: Protoform RT-C with roof height 4.38 and no cutouts
  • Battery: 4600 or 4300 SMC spec battery
  • Motor: Tour 21.4 Equlizer motor from Trinity
  • Tires: CRC GTR wheels, balancing is ok but no removal of material
  • (see BRL rules for more details)
  • All other BRL rules apply
  • 48 4:00.00 Lap Cap, if you run faster than this two times you will be asked to bump up to PRO for your great achievement
17.5 RTC

17.5 RTC

  • Body: Protoform RT-C 1239-25 with roof height 4.38 and no cutouts
  • Battery: 5800 SMC Battery 1 cell
  • Motor: Fantom 17.5 with tour stamped rotor and OEM screws and shims material
  • Tires: CRC GTR wheels, balancing is ok but no removal of material
  • (see BRL rules for more details)
  • All other BRL rules apply for voltage, weight, and ect.
NASCAR

17.5 – Gen 3C or Gen3D body, TOUR Fantom spec battery or SMC Spec, WGT tires, blinky ESC, Novak 17.5 or Tekin 17.5 Stock rotors

All other BRL rules apply

PRO NASCAR

13.5 Blinky – Gen 3C or Gen3D body, any ROAR approved 1 cell battery, any foam tires, blinky ESC and Tekin Gen3

Alll other BRL rules apply

BOMBER/ BREAK OUT CLASS

4mm Ride Height

No current manufactured chassis

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