About this event
Join us on Monday Spetember 7th, 2020 for VCMC Time Attack Training Day - 7:00 AM-12:30 PM Half Day at Mission Raceway Park hosted by VCMC Motorsport Club.
This event is limited to half the number of participants (24), and will provide a full day's worth of seat time.
This will be a "Training Day", which is a great opportunity for those who have been hesitant to test out Time Attack, or those who would like to attend their first track day! The day includes lead follow instruction for those who are new to the track, as well as provide space for experienced drivers to stretch their legs.
NO TIMES - There will not be any transponders on this day, nor any results.
NO LICENSE REQUIRED - This is a Time Attack training day and does not require a CACC TIme Attack License.
We need a minimum of 20 entrants or the event will be cancelled. Tell your friends to come sign up!
*VCMC Membership is included. You automatically become a VCMC member when you register and attend an event.
All registrations must be accompanied by electronic payment. If extenuating circumstances prevent you from using the credit card option on MotorsportsReg.com, please contact our Time Attack Director to arrange for an alternative payment method.
Your entry fee does not include lunch.
Feel free to ask any questions you may have or discuss our Time Attack program with any of our Time Attack Directors.
The Time Attack Half Day event will be limited to a maximum of 24 paid participants plus organizing volunteers.
7:00 am - gates & tech open
7:50 am - tech closes
8:00 am - mandatory drivers meeting
8:30 am - on track sessions begin
12:30 pm - on track activities cease
1:00 pm - premises must be vacated
*The schedule is tentative and subject to change during the event.
All session will be run similar to a Time Attack session, except without any official times being displayed.
Time Attack Format: Out-lap, 3 timed laps, cool-down lap (5-6 sessions time dependant)
Run heats will be staggered based on each cars fastest time of the day. If you surpass another vehicles lap time, you will run ahead of them in your heat. Organizers will actively update and stager drivers based on their perspective lap times.
First Time Driver
If this is your first time at the track, we will offer lead follow instruction to bring you up to speed. This is an excellent opportunity to enter the sport!
You will follow behind an instructor in your own car as they explain how to drive around the track safely via the radio.
Somebody who has track experience and does not require lead follow instruction.
Technical inspection shall be mandatory for all cars with special attention given to brakes, suspension, throttle linkages, and loose articles in the car. The responsibility to ensure that the cars and driver’s equipment complies with all regulations and is safe rests solely on the entrant and driver. The very act of presenting a car for any Technical Inspection is deemed to be an acceptance of this responsibility.
Convertibles: All soft top or hard top convertible vehicles are ineligible to participate unless they are equipped with adequate roll protection as specified in the CACC Time Attack Rules and pass the "broomstick test". Factory roll hoops do not count as pre-approved roll protection.
A complete technical inspection breakdown can be found on page 19 of the CACC Time Attack Rules.
Tech check includes, but is not limited to:
-Brakes (min. 50% all around), pedal firm and not soft
-Steering components tight
-Suspension components nothing loose (Ball-joint, bushings)
-No leaking fluids
-Throttle not sticking
-Remove all loose items in car
-Proper tires and tread depth
-Wheel nut/bolt torqued
-No major cracks in windscreen
-No loose body panels
-Seat belts working in factory condition; aftermarket harness FIA or SFI approved and not expired
-Coolant level adequate
-Door can be opened from both inside/outside
-Windshield wiper operating and working in good condition for the track (if rain is present)
-Fuel cap present and not leaking
-Exhaust note is within db limit for the track
-Driver: Helmet (minimum rating) and proper footwear (closed toe)
Track noise limit is 95db measured from the racing line. Vehicles that exceed the sound limit will not be permitted to run.
All drivers and passengers must wear a Snell M 2010 (or newer with a SFI balaclava) or Snell SA helmet when on track and any designated hot areas. Any car with a roll bar/ cage must use a Snell SA helmet (Snell M not allowed).
Loaner helmets are available upon request, if one is needed please make a note of it while registering prior to the event.