Kissimmee RC Raceway will be hosting the Kyosho Cup here on March 24,25,26........... If you have a Kyosho and want to participate in the 200mm sedan race of the year; this is the one.
Be the number 1 in the USA! S-Class (PureTen V-One S or S2 GP 4WD chassis, FW-05 S)
Be the number 1 in the USA! R-Class (Any Kyosho Chassis)
Only KYOSHO PureTen V-One S or S2 GP 4WD chassis with a Recoil Starter are permitted to race. The KYOSHO PureTen V-One R or any other chassis will NOT be permitted to race.
Only authorized parts as attached to this regulation sheet are permitted to be used. All authorized parts or option parts will be released for sale before the 31st Dec. 2003. Only genuine KYOSHO brand parts are permitted. Unless advised in the instruction manual, no modification of any part is permitted. No handmade parts (except for water proofing) are permitted. No extra screw holes or cutting to lighten chassis is permitted. Any modification of stock chassis dimensions is not permitted. Only authorized Kyosho clutch Shoe can be used; however, cutting the clutch shoe is permitted.
**Items excluded from the above (Car Regulations) are listed below: Servo, EServo Horn, Receiver, Receiver Battery, Switch, Oil (Shock and Differential), Grease, Muffler Joint, Muffler Stay, Fuel Lines, Fuel Filter, Antenna Pipe, Antenna Holder, Glow Plug, Body Pins, Linkages, O-Ring, E-Clips, Screws, Nut, shims, Washers, Straps, Bearings, Ball End
Only KYOSHO PureTen GP bodies (200mm) are allowed. Each team is allowed ONE spare body (total 2 bodies). However, both bodies must be same type, coating and coloring. Both bodies must be submitted for inspection. A change in body type is possible if submitted and passed by the race organizer.
Bodies must be trimmed as per the cut lines in the instruction manual. No cutting which affects the scale design is permitted other than for re-fuelling and cooling etc. as listed below:
(1) Antenna & Needle holes must be kept to a minimum.
(2) Driver side window and front passenger side windows only may be cut open.
(3) Circular or oval Muffler hole with a 20mm?30mm diameter is permitted.
(4) A circular hole for refueling with a maximum diameter of 40mm is permitted.
(5) A circular hole for Glow Plug heater with a maximum diameter of 25mm is permitted.
Body artwork design is unrestricted except for lights (decals or painted) and windows which can be left clear or smoked.
All original body accessories such as wings, spoilers, mirrors, wipers and grills etc. must be installed on the body. The wing or spoiler must be attached as per the instruction manual.
*Racing continues if damage or loss of body accessories occurs during the race.
Only an unmodified Kyosho GS-15R engine is permitted. NO modifications to the internal carburetor parts or non-genuine parts will be permitted. Chassis, Drive train
Authorized Kyosho brand option parts (unmodified) as attached to this regulation sheet are permitted to be used.
Each team is permitted ONE T-Car which is free to be swapped for the main car during the race. However, T-Car must use the same band (frequency) and must be passed at inspection. Moreover, we use a Personal Transponder; therefore, it is not an easy to switch the car during the race.
Only a max of 30% nitro will be allowed
Personal Transponder (PT) are required
Any make of transmitter is permitted. However, an additional band (frequencies) will be required. If a change in band is required during the event, any team not able to change to another band will NOT be able to continue. After your heat, make sure the switch is off!!
Foam Tires will be a spec tire annouced by the event organizer.. All drivers will be required to use this tire.....
TIRE WARMER?EGRIP SOLUTION
Tire warmers and grip solutions (traction compounds) are permitted. However, tires must be completely dry during racing.
Onboard and external temperature sensors are permitted.
Starter Boxes are NOT permitted to be used and are not permitted in the pit area.
Inspections will be conducted at check-in and also after each race. Teams may be required to disassemble cars for inspection of internal parts. Any team that does not submit their car for inspection will be given a warning or penalty. Any violations of the rules, which are discovered during the race, will result in severe warnings or reduction in points scored from previous races (gross or repeated violations of the rules will result in nullification of all the offending teams previous scores).
PENALTIES FOR RULE VIOLATIONS
All decisions by the organizer regarding rule violations are final. The organizer will not accept any complaint from one team against another. If the organizer judges a team has violated the rules, severe warnings or reduction in points scored from previous races (gross or repeated violations of the rules will result in nullification of all the offending teams previous scores) will result. The organizer will not accept any complaint from one team against another or enter into any discussion regarding any decision or measure taken by the organizer.
There may be some modifications to these rules in the near future..