Winter Showdown Update and Hotel Information: 1/9/15

Winter Showdown Update and Hotel Information: 1/9/15


S.E.A.L. Engines Update

Approved McGunegill, Hamner, Progressive, SSPE or other approved “S.E.A.L. Engines” at 2,900lbs. All approved S.E.A.L and SSPE engines must use the gauge legal, 750 Holley carburetor, with the All Star Performance Adjustable Base Plate with the 1.300” inserts. See link.

Any tampering of seals or established construction of these engines is grounds for immediate disqualification. 7600 maximum RPM limits (SSPE 8000). Rev limiting device must be operational at all times with RPM Dials securely covered.

All cars using the approved S.E.A.L. – McGunegill, Hamner, Progressive or SSPE must only use the following ignition system: Crane Cams Ignition part# 6000-6700 (HI-6RC) and a Coil part# 730-0192 (PS92N), mounted on a tray as from Crane Cams, as far to the right and forward as possible inside the car. RPM dial positioned facing right side of car.


Winter Showdown Open Test Sessions:

There will be open test session scheduled by Kern County Raceway Park on Monday, February 23rd and Tuesday, February 24th.

$250/car – you are required to contact the track in advance at (661) 835-1264.


Host Hotels for the 2015 Winter Showdown


DoubleTree by Hilton Bakersfield

3100 Camino Del Rio Court

Bakersfield, CA 93308

(888) 779-4694

Group Code: SRL Winter Showdown

Group Rate:   $99


Clarion Hotel

3540 Rosedale Hwy

Bakersfield, CA  93308

(888) 326-1121

Group Code:  SRL Winter Showdown

Group Rate:   $75


Additional Hotels will be announced at a later date.