Round 4 of the Country Series is this weekend at the Wimmera Kart Club!



This weekends racing is Round 4 of the 2017 Austrans Victorian Country Series being held at the Wimmera Kart Racing Club Inc, Dooen Raceway, 650 Henty Hwy, Dooen (Horsham) on July 16th.

Pre-entries close Wednesday 9pm, (12/7/2017), late entries close Saturday 2:30pm sharp (15/7/2017).

It’s been an exciting opening 3 rounds of VCS racing with big fields of drivers competing in close racing across all classes at the Ballarat Kart Club, South West Kart Club and Portland District Karting Club rounds and this is set to continue in the Wimmera.

Round 4 marks the start of the second half of this years series which means there is still a lot of racing ahead and plenty of points still on the board available for all drivers to grab and help improve their positions in the overall series placings.

CLASSES
Cadet 9, Cadet 12, KA4 Junior Light, KA4 Junior Heavy, KA3 Senior Light, KA3 Senior Medium, TaG 125 Light, TaG 125 Heavy, TAG Restricted Masters, TAG Restricted Senior Heavy, TAG Restricted Senior Light, TAG Restricted Senior Medium

ENTRIES
Entries close Wednesday 9pm, 12/07/2017
Late entries close Saturday 2:30pm sharp, 15/7/2017

FORMAT OF RACING
Timed Qualifying will occur (Kart order will be random – no high/low numbers)
Qualifying
One Qualifying Session of 6 minutes
Heats
There will be 2 heats.
The Grid for Heat 1 will be set from times achieved in Qualifying, with fastest time on Grid 1 and so on.
The Grid for Heat 2 will be set from finishing order of heat 1
Final
The grid for the final will be set from combined points of heat 1 & 2, highest points to pole, etc.
Distances
Heat 1 12 laps
Heat 2 12 laps
Final 16 laps

TIMETABLE
Saturday 15/7/2017
9:00am-5:00pm – Practice
10:00am-2:30pm – Entry Confirmation
10:00am – Canteen Opens
Sunday 16/7/2017
7:00am – Canteen Opens
7:45am – Drivers briefing
8:00am – Qualifying
After qualifying – Racing
After racing – Presentations
The series can only be made possible with the help of our valued sponsors. Give back by supporting their businesses!
Austrans Container Services
Kerbrider Total Karting Solutions
Remo Racing
DPE Kart Technology
MG Tires
KFC (Warrnambool, Horsham, Hamilton, Portland Stores)
Owen Truss Roof trusses, Wall Frames, Posi Struts
Rock Oil Australia
Dunlop Kartsport
Allstar Graphics
Bridgestone Karting Australia
Vortex Kart Engines
PFG Paul Feeney Group Race Team
Wimmera Design and Print
RaceCulture – Motorsport Design
Pace Images
Elijah’s Sportspower Portland
Southern Karts, Delacombe, Ballarat