EVENT DATES

Every Friday Night "One Heat Friday" Club Race. Racing starts at 6pm. One qualifying heat and one main event per class.

All Sunday Races: Doors will open at 11am racing will begin around 1230pm

January 16 - Club Race

February 13 - 4 hour team endurance race

February 26 - Track closed 12-2 for a private party

March 13- Club Race

Illinois Winter Carpet Championship Series - four races with 1 drop:

  • Jan 30

  • Feb 27

  • Mar 27

  • Apr 10

CRC Hobbies Race Classes and Rules

(Effective as of Dec 28, 2021)

CLASSES:

  • Open 2wd Buggy (any motor, no limit on boost/turbo) - club races only

  • Open 4wd Buggy (limited to 7.5t motor) - club races only

  • 17.5 2wd Buggy - trophy/points series/cash races

  • Mod 2wd Buggy - trophy/points series/cash races

  • 13.5 4wd Buggy - trophy/points series/cash races

  • Mod 4wd Buggy - trophy/points series/cash races

  • Open 2wd SCT (limited to 13.5t motor)

  • 4wd SCT (limited to 13.5t/3500Kv motor, "blinky" ESC)

  • Open Stadium Truck (limited to 13.5t motor)

  • Open 1/10 Truggy (limited to 8.5t motor)

  • Open 12U Youth (any 1/10 vehicle, same motor limits as above)

RULES:

  • All race vehicles must have carpet approved tires. 

  • TDK Repair Gen 2 Tire Sauce is the ONLY Allowed sauce!! 

  • PB  Blaster or other kind of tire softer is NOT allowed.

  • All tires must be DRY before being placed on the carpet.

  • All race vehicles must have carpet approved chassis protectors covering all chassis screws. 

  • All race vehicles must have their appropriate motors for each class. 

  • All vehicles must have a minimum ground clearance of 12mm. 

  • All vehicles must have their appropriate bodies attached to the vehicle at all times.

  • All racers must show appropriate driver etiquette or you will be DQ’d and vehicle removed from track. 

  • ALL vehicles must be inspected prior to going on to the track every day

 

Unless otherwise specified, the following apply to every race date:

  • Classes may be combined based on participation levels.

  • Sunday entry fees are $20 for 1st car, $15 for each additional car. If you have a CRC membership it is $15 for the first car and $10 for each additional.

  • Wednesday night entry fees are $10 for 1st car and $5 for each additional car. Members pay $5 for each entry.

  • Driver check in and practice 11:00-12:30, Racing starts at 12:30ish on Sundays, racing starts at 6pm on Wednesday nights.

Normal Track Usage Rules

All vehicles coming onto the track must: 

  • Be cleaned before running. 

  • Have carpet approved tires. Tires must be dry and have no sauce or the only approved sauce (see above). 

  • Have carpet approved chassis protectors. 

  • Be inspected before running on the track everyday to ensure these requirements are met.

  • NO BASHING/FULL SENDING OR INTENTIONAL CRASHING!! 

  • If we feel that any of these rules are being broken we will remove your car from the track. NO EXCEPTIONS!! NO REFUNDS!! 

Prohibited/Restricted Vehicles:

  • Traxxas 4WD Rustlers (brushed and brushless)

  • Arrma 4WD Vorteks

  • Most Monster Trucks (including but not limited to Traxxas Stampede 4WD brushed and brushless, Traxxas Stampede 2WD brushless, Arrma Granite 4WD brushed and brushless, Axial SMT, Losi LMT . (2WD brushed Stampede is allowed.)

  • Additionally, all 4WD SCT must have no more than a 13.5t or 3500Kv motor.