Four Cylinder Rules
This divisions rules are
designed with the intent to allowing
rookie drivers the opportunity to enjoy
the Short Track racing experience.
This class is open to
anyone 14 years old or older. Minors
MUST have a signed parent release
Drivers competing in this
division will not be eligible to race in
any other division at Chemung
Speedrome except INEX Legends!!
Anyone who is
running in a premier class (Modified,
SST, Weekly Modified, Super Modified, Super
Stock, Street Stock etc..) is not
eligible to run in this class.
PLEASE READ TRANSPONDER INFORMATION HERE
stock vehicles, prepared with safety
guidelines, to help teach driver
control. Over competitive drivers and
vehicles will be subject to rule
amendments to help equalize the
competition. This will be fun class with
the thrill of competition.
Body and Chassis:
1. A maximum
wheel base of 103"
mid-size vehicles such as Camaro,
Firebirds, Thunderbirds, Vans, SUVs, or
stock body, and frame dimensions must
remain as OEM.
a number 0-999. Numbers must be on both
doors, and roof at least
3" thick and
18" tall. Numbers must be in a
contrasting color. Additional numbers
should be painted on right front and
rear of vehicle for easy recognition by
officials. Body and paint must be kept
in a presentable condition. NO
inappropriate print or logos allowed!
4. Remove all
glass (except windshield, if desired may
be replaced with polycarbonate, lexan).
5. Remove all
burnable and sharp objects within
6. Dash and
steering column must remain in stock
location for make and model being used.
A quick release steering wheel hub may
be used. Factory ignition lock pin must
be removed from column.
7. Factory OEM
brake pedal and components only . Must
be in factory location. All brakes
must be inspectable and in working
condition. All 4 brakes must work. No
8. All doors
must be welded shut.
chain on front and rear bumpers are
components must remain stock. Mounting
locations MUST NOT be altered
except designated amount of camber
adjustment on the right front only. This
will be the tech officials discretion.
Camber will be 11 degrees. This means
tilt of tire.
12. NO MIRRORS
or reflecting devices are allowed
that would enable the driver to see the
car behind/around them.
roll cage surrounding the driver with a
minimum of 3 driver side bars.
2. Each roll
bar must have 2 braces running rearward
from the top of the roll cage at
approximately 45 degree angle welded to
the frame or cross brace.
3. An adequate
brace must run from door jam to door jam
at approximately 15 inches from the
4. All main
cage roll bars must be a minimum of 1
3/4 O.D. ERW or DOM, .090 minimum wall
thickness. All roll bars must be welded
to the frame unless uni-body
construction. If a uni-body car is being
used, you MUST have a 6" square
foot plate welded and bolted to the
floor, or a full length rocker sub-frame
support welded securely across the top
of the rocker panel, extending from
front to rear of the door openings.
5. All weld
joints must have gusset minimum 1/8"
6. All cars
must have steel plate minimum 5/16"
thickness by 12" wide starting 12"
before and continuing 18" behind
driverís door and firmly secured to
body. If a full roll cage with interior
bars on driver side, outside plate is
padding in the driverís compartment
or greater bracing may be used subject
to the approval of Spencer Speedway.
exterior rub rail may be used on each
door. It must be mounted tightly to the
ENGINE AND TRANSMISSION:
STOCK!!! No performance or racing
accessories! If a component from the
engine fails it WILL be replaced
by another USED component
purchased from a junkyard. No
reconditioning of any core engine
components...heads, block, internals
2. Bolt on
accessories such as water pumps,
alternators, and power steering pumps,
etc.. may be OEM replacement parts.
3. Factory OEM
carburetor/ fuel injection system will
be unaltered for make and model being
used. The Holley 4412 unaltered
may be used as a replacement carburetor
for the Autolite or Motorcraft Ford type
carburetor. Choke may be removed and you
may use any jets.
performance enhancing or after market
computer chips will be allowed.
5. OEM factory
ignition and 13.5 volt batteries only.
Needs to be located in a safe and secure
6. Factory OEM
exhaust manifold and intake manifold
will be unaltered.
and mufflers may be removed and replaced
with a straight pipe (max. 2"). Exhaust
is to be routed to the outside of car
behind the driver.
unaltered transmission / trans-axel.
Stock clutch assembly only.
9. No limited
production performance parts allowed. If
questionable call Tech Inspector.
10. JDM engines
allowed with a 2% left side weight
1. A minimum
weight, after race with driver with no
fluids added, will be in relationship to
cubic displacement, number of cams, and
number of valves. 1 lb. Per cubic
centimeter displacement with driver..add
100 lbs. For valves in excess of 2 per
cylinder..add 100 lbs for dual overhead
2. Maximum 54%
between left and right side weight,
weighted with driver. Car weight must
be posted on left side of hood.
Competitive weight equalizer-
after 2 consecutive feature wins OR if a
car is over competitive for it's class,
determined by Track Officials, Track
Officials may have the competitor add
weight to their car.
The amount of weight AND the location it
will be placed will be on an individual
basis determined by Track Officials.
Track Officials decisions are final.
TIRES AND WHEELS:
1. No offset
wheels side to side. No staggered tire side
2. No widening
factory wheels. Maximum 5" measured inside
bead. Factory production vehicles with wider
rim width will be allowed only at the Tech
3. DOT radial
tires only. Minimum tread wear 300. No
performance or recap tires (tech inspectors
AS PER TECH
DIRECTIONAL TIRES WILL NOT BE PERMITTED.
width....60 series tires.
5. No tire shaving
Street Fuel, not more than 93 Octane SUNOCO
Ultra, will be mandatory. No mixing/blending
of fuels allowed. No additives allowed. Fuel
will be checked and subject to
disqualification at the discretion of
1. Factory fuel
tanks secured in front of the rear axel may
remain in stock location or be replaced with
approved smaller fuel cell.
2. Factory fuel
tanks located behind rear axel must be
replaced with approved fuel cell and safely
secured within the tank area.
3. Fuel disconnect
switch is required.
DRIVER AND SAFETY:
extinguisher must be mounted within reach of
the driver and track crew.
2. All teams must
have and maintain a one-way radio/ scanner
for direct communication with the Chemung
Speedrome tower. This has helped with
positioning and safety. Track radio - 454.000.
helmet, fire suit, gloves, HANS OR
HUTCHENS DEVICES ARE RECOMMENDED.
Window net are required. See general rules
for additional track safety
WHILE THE ABOVE
RULES OFFER A GOOD OUTLINE, NOT EVERYTHING
CAN BE COVERED BY A WRITTEN RULE. IF YOU
WANT TO RUN ANYTHING NOT COVERED ASK JOHN
WHITE OR GEORGE FIRST BEFORE DOING SO. IF
YOU DONíT AND ANYTHING IS FOUND IT WILL
AUTOMATICALLY BE RULED ILLEGAL. ANY ITEM
FOUND ILLEGAL WILL BE CONFISCATED!
ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT:
John White: 631-745-9805