Dates Round 1 - 16th October 2016 Round 2 - 6th November 2016 Round 3 - 11th December 2016 Round 4 - 22nd January 2017 Round 5 - 12th February 2017
Venue Deanes Sports Centre, Thundersley (near Southend), Essex, SS7 2TD
From this year we will have new ETS type carpet for our events. We use chamfered plywood kerbing for our track markings, and our hall has ample designated pit spaces for all drivers entered into our events. Unless otherwise notified competitors must bring a pit table and chair to the event - if this poses a problem then please contact one of the EWS events team
Format A five round championship, all one-day meetings. Each meeting consists of four qualifying rounds (round by round) and one final. For each meeting, doors open at 7:30am.
Rules Any Touring Car bodyshell approved by the BRCA, or meeting the EFRA/IFMAR Global Body Spec. Max rear wing size 20x40x190mm. Wings must be fixed directly to the body, no spacers etc. 5mm minimum ride height
Control Tyre Sweep Carpet - EWS Spec (Part number SQE-28EWS)
We will provide Sweep's X2 Carpet Additive to all racers at each event. Each round will use a special coloured dye to identify the hand out additive. No other additives may be used or bought into the hall. You may clean your tyres with brake cleaner, or the additive, only.
Classes Modified Touring - Any modified motor built to BRCA/IFMAR rules
Super Stock Touring - 13.5 motors to BRCA list as of the first event (i.e. motors added to the list throughout the season cannot be used). All competitors must use Blinky/Zero timing speed controllers as per either the BRCA or ROAR lists
Batteries For both touring car classes competitors must use 7.4v (2 cell) commercially available (in the UK) hard cased LIPO batteries. Batteries must be charged to a maximum of 8.40v. Whilst connected to a charger/discharger batteries must be securely placed in a LIPO sack. Batteries must be charged or discharged using a LIPO charger on the LIPO settings, and must not be charged/discharged above a rate of 20a
Entry Procedure Entries will be open from the 1st September until 8pm (BST) 8th September. To request an entry please use the below button