Thursday, March 18, 2010

04-03-10 Tax Brake Rallycross

Tax Brake Rally Cross- 04/03/10 # 2 Race in the 2010 Season

New Venue and new course!! Come check it out!
Location: Raceyway Park
One Checkered Flag Blvd.
Shakopee, MN 55379

Directions: (from the north)
169 South to County Road 101 North towards Shakopee
Turn LEFT on MN-101
Turn Left onto Frontage Road (Checkered Flag Blvd.)

Online preregistration is requested and strongly encouraged. It will make day of registration much easier.

SCCA Members: $40.00
Non-SCCA Members*:$55.00
* Non-members are required to purchase an SCCA Weekend Membership for $15.00
(The weekend membership can be used as a $15 discount on a full SCCA membership).
All competitors and spectators must sign the official SCCA Waiver of Liability.
All minors present must have a minor waiver filled out. Form can be downloaded, printed in color and filled here:

Please download the registration and identification forms, and have them filled out prior to the event if you don’t register online.
All competitors MUST work the course as a condition of event entry.
All competitors must have an FRS Radio, radios cannot be shared between competitors.
All competitors must have a Snell/M 1995 or newer helmet. Loaner helmets are available but the quantity is limited.
Passengers will be allowed if waivered and wearing an approved helmet.
Not sure you’re ready to RallyCross?? Come and watch-for free!!

The venue is new and the course will be full of tight turns, sweepers, and slaloms!!!

BIR/SCCA Open House & Volunteers

Call for volunteers!

Calling for volunteers to help us make our first Road Race in 10 years, The Jack Pine Sprints at BIR, an amazing event! We need all levels of experience from those who have never worked at a race to Chiefs.

Volunteering is possible even if you plan to race--and your past experiences (both good or bad) will help us make sure you really enjoy this double regional.

So step up and contact Mark Kauffman ( with "SCCA BIR Volunteer" in the subject line. Please include:

Any experience
Preference (if any)
SCCA # (if you have one)
Are you a driver?

Our goal is EVERYONE has a great time at the races in our vacation wonderland.

Be sure to visit our OPEN HOUSE on Saturday April 10th from 10:00 to 2:00pm (check website for time adjustments) at Derhagg’s Motorsports,749 Canterbury road in Shakopee, MN.

There is a raffle for chances to win various Performance Driving Packages at BIR (value: $4,205) with the drawing AT the Open House! Join us! And if you have any questions, please call Race Chair Kathy Gillen at 763-241-8010

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

two more open houses!

Orr Autosports
Open House on Saturday, March 20th from 10AM till Noon. The subject of this years tech talk is "How to go Club Racing". It is a BMW Club event but EVERYONE is welcome! Door open at 9AM, program starts at 10 Sharp.
Imola Motorsports
Todd Zuccone from Evolution Motorsports (AZ) will be in there to talk about their line of products.
They will be BBQ'ing so food and drinks will be provided.
For those of you who have not been there, they are located off of 394 and Louisiana Ave.
721 Hampshire Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55426-1707
(763) 205-2561

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

1st Rally-X of the YEAR

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At the end of the 1st run set, I was 3rd fastest over afternoon runs I stuffed the car in the snow bank, twice!  Since in rally-x run times are cumulative, I ended up 3rd in Modified 2wd, and like 14th out 39 cars.....
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