About this event
2022 Peachtree Chapter Autocross Series sponsored by E3 Storage
Autocross is "a friendly competition, a social and educational gathering of a clan of enthusiests." - Henry A. Watts, Secrets of Solo Racing
Event #5 - Sunday October 2, 2022
REGISTRATION CLOSES October 1 at 6:00 PM
Location: ATLANTA MOTOR SPEEDWAY
We welcome all licensed drivers, of any skill level
Sign-in starts at 9:00 AM. Tech 9:00 to 10:00 AM. Driver's meeting at 10:30 AM. First run group starts right after the driver's meeting.
Event Registration Package Prices:
MEMBER SINGLE EVENT PRICE: $50
MEMBER EARLY-BIRD EVENT PRICE: $40
NON-MEMBER SINGLE EVENT PACKAGE PRICE: $85
NON-MEMBER EARLY-BIRD EVENT PRICE: $75
The non-member option is for new memberships, not renewals. Autocross events are restricted to members only. The price includes a one-year BMW CCA membership (regularly $58) and a single autocross (regularly $50) for only $85 -- a discount of $23 (a discount of $33 if you're an Early-Bird)!
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Remaining 2022 Peachtree Chapter BMW CCA Autocross Events:
Sunday, November 13 @ Atlanta Motor Speedway
IMPORTANT CHANGE IN TERMS & CONDITIONS FROM MOTORSPORTREG:
Their new terms include the following: "We will collect personally identifying information ('Personal Data') including names, addresses, financial information and other information You require from individuals registering for Your Events. If You ever enter Personal Data for anybody else or access anybody’s information, You must have their consent. You must obtain the correct parental or guardian’s consent before entering any information for a minor under 16."
The Peachtree Chapter BMW CCA autocross committee will not enter/update personal information for any participant, with the following exception: We will update participants' profiles to include BMW CCA membership information, which consists of: 1) member number, 2) member chapter, and 3) membership expiration date. By signing up to participate for yourself or a minor you are the parent or guardian of, you are consenting to the Peachtree Chapter BMW CCA autocross committee entering/updating this BMW CCA membership information.
IMPORTANT INFO ON POLICIES AND PROCEDURES DUE TO THE SARS-CoV-2 PANDEMIC:
- Please read BMW CCA National's official "COVID Policy" page (LINK).
- In concurrence with National's official policies, we will again not be mandating instructors for novice participants. However, instructors will be available upon request during all events.
- Note that rental helmet availability will be limited. There is a risk you could be turned away due to lack of rental helmets. If so, you will be refunded. Note that we have no way of knowing ahead of time what the rental helmet situation will be.
You must determine your vehicle's class BEFORE registering. The classification worksheet is linked below. If you have gone through the classification worksheet and need clarification on your vehicle's classification, please contact the registrar before event registration closes. You must classify your vehicle correctly to receive any points towards series standings.
AX_Classification_Worksheet_2022-04-24.xls NOTE: If you have autocrossed with us in the last three seasons (2019, 2020, and/or 2021) and your vehicle has not changed or been modified, your classification will be the same -- you do not have to go through the classification process again.
You must choose your participant number according to the documents below and set it DURING registration for the event. Please pay heed to the legibility guidelines explained in the "AX Number Assignments and Marking" document.
Number Assignments and Marking Requirements: AX_Number_Assignments_and_Marking_2018-03-04.docx
Please purchase or fabricate your markings before coming to the event, or bring your own marking materials to the event. Although we may have a small supply of marking materials on hand, marking materials are not included with the event fee and the marking materials on hand are for "emergency" use and should not be relied on as your regular marking materials for your vehicle.
List of active/open/reserved numbers: AX_Master_Number_List_2022-04-24.xls Note that this is not a "live" list -- it is updated at the beginning of each event. Another participant might have claimed a particular number before you get to it, so any given number showing as being available in this list is not guaranteed to be available.
Additional Important Information:
Please review the documents and policies below before registering, as you will be held to the policies once registered.
Sign-in starts at 9:00 AM. Tech 9:00 to 10:00 AM. Driver's meeting at 10:30 AM. First run group starts right after the driver's meeting. As per the policies stated in the documents above, late arrivals will neither be allowed to participate, nor will they receive a refund or any credit for the event. Please note that these events usually run until approximately 3:00 PM -- plan your attendance and the remainder of your day accordingly.
Once sign-in is open, find the registrar, sign the waivers, and receive a wristband. This is required for all people on site, including spectators. If a participant or spectator is a minor, a minor waiver must be completed: minorwaiver2016.pdf (this must be printed in color, preferably double-sided).
There is NO LUNCH BREAK, but there are a few minutes when switching between run and work groups, so please pack accordingly.
Any vehicle parking in the EV Participant Parking area must pay $5 (cash on site) for charging, whether the vehicle is an EV or actually charges from site electricity or not. If you do not wish to incur this charge, do not park in this area.
Helmets are available to rent for $10. HELMETS MUST MEET THESE RATINGS: SNELL 2015 or 2020, SFI 31.1 for FR (Flame resistant), SFI 41.1 for non-FR, OR FIA 8860. IMPORTANT: Inadvertent allowance of a non-conforming helmet in a prior event is not justification to allow it after the non-conformance is discovered.