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SuperComp Series

SUPERCOMP CLASS STRUCTURE

KID KART

Age: 5-8 years old
Chassis: Open
Engine: Honda GXH50 only *New for 2017  Engine Rules
Supplemental: WKA Rules
Fuel: 91 octane at track, no alcohol added ($5)
Exhaust: Stock
Tire: Bridgestone 4.5/4.5 YLC
Bodywork: CIK plastics
Weight: 150 lbs
 

BRIGGS JUNIOR

Age: 12-15 years old
Chassis: Open
Engine: Briggs LO206 (download rules)
Clutch: Shoe style only
Slide: Yellow, Briggs carb locking clamp must be in place with cap fully tightened at all times. This is a tech item.
Fuel: 91 octane at track, no alcohol added ($5)
Exhaust: RLV 5507 or 5506
Tire: Bridgestone YLC 4.5/6.0
Bodywork: CIK nose required (see bodywork rules below)
Weight: 320 lbs

YAMAHA CADET

Age: 9-12 years old
Chassis: Open
Engine: KT100
Supplemental: WKA Rules
Carburetor: WA55B
Fuel: VP MS98L-96/oil
Exhaust: RLV 7548 SSX can
Tire: Bridgestone YLC 4.5/4.5
Bodywork: CIK plastics
Weight: 240 lbs

YAMAHA SENIOR

Age: 16+ years old
Chassis: Open
Engine: KT100
Supplemental: WKA Rules
Carburetor: WB3A
Fuel: VP MS98L-96/oil
Exhaust: RLV SR-Y pipe, minimum length 9.5″ piston face to connector tube
Tire: Bridgestone YLC 4.5/7.1
Bodywork: CIK plastics
Weight: 350lbs

TAG JUNIOR

Age: 12-16 years old
Chassis: Open
Engine: IAME Leopard or X30
Supplemental: WKA Rules
Fuel: VP MS98L-96/oil
Exhaust: Factory IAME, 25mm header
Tire: Bridgestone YLC 4.5/7.1
Bodywork: CIK plastics
Weight: 330lbs

BRIGGS ROOKIE

Age: 8-12 years old
Chassis: Open
Engine: Briggs LO206 (download rules)
Clutch: Shoe style only
Slide: Red, Briggs carb locking clamp must be in place with cap fully tightened at all times. This is a tech item.
Fuel: 91 octane at track, no alcohol added ($5)
Exhaust: RLV 5507 or 5506
Tire: Bridgestone YLC 4.5/4.5
Bodywork: CIK nose required (see bodywork rules below)
Weight: 250 lbs

BRIGGS SENIOR

Age: 15+ years old
Chassis: Open
Engine: Briggs LO206 (download rules)
Clutch: Shoe style only
Slide: Black
Fuel: 91 octane at track, no alcohol added ($5)
Exhaust: RLV 5507 or 5506
Tire: Bridgestone YLC 4.5/6.0 or YLC 4.5/7.1
Bodywork: CIK nose required (see bodywork rules below)
Weight: 360 lbs

YAMAHA JUNIOR

Age: 12-15 years old
Chassis: Open
Engine: KT100
Supplemental: WKA Rules
Carburetor: WB3A
Fuel: VP MS98L-96/oil
Exhaust: RLV 7548 SSX can
Tire: Bridgestone YLC 4.5/6.0 or YLC 4.5/7.1
Bodywork: CIK plastics
Weight: 320 lbs

TAG CADET

Age: 9-12 years old
Chassis: Open
Engine: IAME Mini Swift
Supplemental: WKA Rules
Fuel: VP MS98L-96/oil
Exhaust: Factory IAME
Tire: Bridgestone YLC 4.5/4.5
Bodywork: CIK plastics
Weight: 250 lbs

TAG SENIOR

Age: 16+ years old
Chassis: Open
Engine: IAME Leopard or X30
Supplemental: WKA Rules
Fuel: VP MS98L-96/oil
Exhaust: Factory IAME
Tire: Bridgestone YLC 4.5/7.1
Bodywork: CIK plastics
Weight: 365lbs

* Best 7 races count towards the year end championship.

** Must start a minimum of 5 races to be in the year end awards.

*** Must be present at the awards banquet to receive year end awards.

CHASSIS RULES

AGE RULE

Ages are determined by the age a driver will attain for that given season.  If a driver ages out of a class before the start of the season, they are required to move up to the older class option.  If a driver will attain an age into an older class during the course of a season, they may choose to stay in their current class, or move up to the older class.  Once a driver has raced in a class, they may not move back to a younger class.

BODYWORK

Any CIK homologated bodywork manufactured by KG Karting is acceptable. All bodywork must be in safe, presentable condition.  Briggs classes may utilize non CIK homogated front fairings and side pods.  Only the use of CIK homologated plastic front nose cones are permitted.

REAR BUMPER

Rear bumpers must cover at least one-half of the rear tires on both sides.  The use of both metal and plastic rear bumpers are permitted.

SEATS

The bottom of the seat must be located within the left and right frame rails laterally.  The seat may not extend beyond the vertical plane of the rear axle.  Seat height requirements are as follows (measured from the ground to the top of the seat): Sportsman – 10″, Junior – 12″, Senior – 13″.  Lay down style seats are not permitted.

FLOOR PANS

Front floor pans are required.  Rear floor pans are permitted but my not extend laterally beyond the left and right hand frame rails.

SPROCKETS

Any class can use a #35 or #219 pitch chain.  Skip tooth sprockets are not allowed.

TIRE TREATING & ADDITIVES

ANY ALTERING OF THE MANDATED BRIDGESTONE YDS TIRE THROUGH PREPPING, DOPING, CHEMICAL TREATING OR CUTTING IS EXPRESSLY FORBIDDEN. ANY COMPETITOR FOUND TO BE ALTERING THE TIRE OR ATTEMPTING TO ALTER THE TIRE FROM THE AS SUPPLIED CONDITION WILL BE IMMEDIATELY DISQUALIFIED, EJECTED FROM THE FACILITY, BANNED FROM THE FACILITY FOR THE PERIOD OF ONE YEAR AND WILL FORFEIT ALL SERIES POINTS. NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN FOR PREPAID ENTRIES. POSSESSION OF TIRE PREP, DOPING COMPOUNDS OR OTHER TIRE TREATMENTS IS CAUSE FOR EXPULSION AND BANNING FROM THE PREMISES. WE WANT TO BE VERY CLEAR THAT TIRE ALTERING OF ANY KIND IS EXPRESSLY FORBIDDEN AND WILL NOT BE TOLERATED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.

 

Tire warming blankets, hotboxes or other warming devices are prohibited.

 

On-Track Tire Warming in prohibited. On-track tire warming may result in driver penalties.

SUPPLEMENTAL RULES

ROOKIE DRIVERS

For the first 3 events of the year, rookie drivers must start in the back of each race. Rookie drivers must also display a blue “X” on the back of the helmet, painters tape will be provided at pre tech. Rookie driver requirements may be waived at the discretion of the Race Director based on previous experience or performance.

HELMET MOUNTED CAMERAS

The use of helmet mounted cameras is prohibited.

 

WEIGHT BALLAST

Non-structural weights added to meet minimum kart/driver weight requirements must be bolted securely to the kart using bolts at least 5/16″ in diameter. Weights in excess of 7 lbs. must use two or more 5/16″ bolts. All bolts must be cotter-keyed, safety wired or double nutted. All bolt -on weights must be white in color for visibility.

 

SCALE BUILDING

The only personnel allowed in the Scale building is the driver and Gateway Kartplex officials. Crew members are prohibited to enter the building during the time of the scale. If a driver needs assistance, a Kartplex official will assist the driver in moving the kart.