Updates and Reminders: Stockton

Updates and Reminders: Stockton

UPDATES and REMINDERS: August 1, 2013

FIRST TIME WINNER’S BONUS: A bonus of $500 will be paid to any first time 2013 winner on August 17th at Stockton 99.

“LAP 60” BONUS: Leonard Blouin, brother of Danny Blouin on the #88 team, passed away recently. The Blouin Family will pay the leader of lap 60, a $600 bonus in Leonard’s honor, as race weekend would have been Leonard’s 60th birthday.

SOUND: Stockton Track Management will be conducting ‘sound checks’ both Friday and Saturday, they are very strict – Please be prepared.

RACE FUEL: Stockton 99 does not sell SUNOCO Race Fuel.

• No minimum age limit in the Pit Area. A parent must accompany minors at all times and must sign a regular release form and consent form.
• Open-toed shoes are not allowed in the pit area.
• No quads, golf carts, bicycles, scooters, etc. in pits

RV PARKING: Overnight RV Parking is allowed in parking lot adjacent to pit area.

STOCKTON 99 – Host Hotel:
Holiday Inn Express LODI
1337 East Kettleman Lane
Lodi, CA 95240
$84 Room Rate
Group Code SRL
Cutoff date – Saturday, August 10, 2013
All rates include Hot Breakfast Bar


Holiday Inn Express – Stockton-
5045 Kingsley Road, Stockton, Ca 95215

Rate79.00 plus tax
Group Code SRL
Cutoff date – Saturday, August 10, 2013
All rates include Hot Breakfast Bar

• Support the hood from the center – important to keep the pressure off the cold air box, which could lead to the throttle sticking.
• Be sure the hood is securely taped down, or an eyebrow on the leading edge of the hood is utilized.
• Utilize something stronger and larger in diameter than a pop rivet to hold the fender and rocker panel in place behind the front tires, as the pressure from under the car may rip this area by pushing outward.
• Reinforce under the deck lid and rear window with vertical support braces.
• Any extra support to keep the body from flexing or vibrating is recommended.
• Bodies have been known to blow completely off when at speed at PPIR.

Must meet ABC and SRL Standards, plus:
• Rear spoiler must measure 6-1/2 inches in height and 60-inches in total length, with a minimum angle of 70 degrees. Must be rigid with rear supports.
• No holes in the body to exhaust air.
• ROOF RAILS – a strip of aluminum angle, a minimum ½ inch high and a maximum 3/4-inch high must be attached to the entire length of the roof (from windshield to rear window) on each side of the roof close to the outside edge of the roof. The roof rail must be mounted parallel with the car, and aligned vertically.
A third air deflector must also be installed on the rear window, a minimum of 1 ½ inches high, and a maximum 1 ¾ inches high mounted parallel with the centerline of the car. This deflector must be in line with the left side roof rail and extend the full length of the rear window.