2017 Victorian Country Series Sporting Regulations
- Six round series to be conducted at Ballarat, Cobden, Horsham, Portland, Hamilton and Warrnambool. Series is open to all KA licensed drivers.
Compulsory classes; Cadet9, Cadet12, KA4 Junior Light, KA3 Junior,
KA3 Senior Light & Medium, TaG Light & Heavy.
Discretionary classes offered; KA4 Junior Heavy, KA3 Masters, TaG Restricted
Light, Medium, Heavy (197kg, 202kg EVO)* & Masters (172kg, 177kg
EVO)* Minimum of 8 at first round to be included in subsequent
rounds *Karting Victoria set weight.
- A driver’s best 5 rounds count towards series result.
- Class must have a minimum of 6 (discretionary classes 8 for 1st Rd) in at least 5 rounds to be eligible for series points & prizes. Drivers must compete in at least 5 rounds to be eligible for series prizes.
- Some classes may be combined on track (comp rules ch1 rule9 ) as determined by organisers & meeting officials to allow for more track time for all competitors.
- Restricted drivers must be C or D grade.
- Entries close at midnight the Tuesday prior to the event on CMS (securepay).
- Race entry per driver; 1st = $75, 2nd = $60, inclusive of all levies & fees.
- Late entries will be taken up until the close of entries on the Saturday afternoon 2.30pm. Late entry fee: $90.00.
- Tracks will be closed until & including the Friday immediately prior to the meeting except the last round which will be the Thursday.
- Race format will be qualifying x 6 minute session, heat 1 grid from qualifying time, heat 2 from result of heat 1 (highest to pole etc), Final from points gained in heats (highest to pole etc). Final round will have 3 heats (points from heats 1 & 2 set grid 3, all points set grid for final ) & final. 401-10% point system for all rounds.
- DNF- points, field plus one, DNS & DSQ no points awarded.
- Heat races will be approx 8.5km expressed as laps, Finals will be approx 13km expressed as laps.
- All races count for series points ( best of 5 rounds).
- Final only counts for meeting trophies.
- Drivers who compete at all 6 rounds will receive a free round entry for 2018.
- Trophies for series 1st, 2nd 3rd + prizes down to 5th.
- Trophies at each round as per supp-regs.
- Updates on Country Series Facebook page.