2019 Castrol Raceway Road Race dates

2019 Castrol Raceway Road Race dates

The NASCC is pleased to announce our 2019 summer Road Race dates at Castrol Raceway.

May 25/26 WCMA.ca Competition License & HPDE School
June 15/16 Road Race Season Opener
July 20/21 Road Race Weekend 2
Aug 24/25 Road Race & Historic/Vintage Weekend
Sept 21/22 Road Race Season Finale

Club’s Mustang Dyno and Speedtech

The Northern Alberta Sports Car Club is pleased to announce that Speedtech Racing Development of Edmonton has decided to continue their rental agreement for the Club’s Mustang Dyno for another year. The NASCC is very thankful for Speedtech’s support and looks forward to a continued partnership.

As part of the rental deal Speedtech will provide a reduced rate on Dyno services to NASCC Club Members as follows:
Race Cars – 3 runs to determine horsepower rating (no tuning) for $75 plus GST
Street Cars – 3 runs to determine horsepower rating (no tuning) for $100 plus GST
Dyno runs with tuning will be charged at 75% of the normal Speedtech rate which is currently $800 plus GST for 4 hours, but is subject to change.

If you are a current NASCC Club Member you will need to request a physical NASCC membership card to take advantage of the deal.

https://www.speedtechedmonton.com/

December Newsletter and Ice Racing Information

The 2019 Ice Racing season is fast approaching, and the NASCC is finalizing plans and events. There is a lot of information in this newsletter so please review to the end.

2019 Ice Racing dates:
• January 11 & January 12 – Winter Driving / Ice Race School
• January 13 – Ice Race #1
• January 26 & January 27 – Ice Race #2 & 3
• February 9 & February 10 – Ice Race #4 & 5
• February 23 & February 24 – Lac La Biche Winter Festival of Speed

The planned lake for Ice Racing this year again will be Roy’s Lake by Stony Plain except for the Lac La Biche event.
Winter Driving and Ice Race School registration is open on the MotorsportReg website. Friday, January 11th there will be a classroom session and Saturday, January 12th it will be all day on the ice with individual instruction. The School is mandatory for anyone new to Ice Racing. Please share this information with Family and Friends as we expect to sell out the school again this year, so register early!. The School also makes an excellent Christmas present for a young driver in your family.

To register for the Winter Driving and Ice Race School please use the link below:
www.motorsportreg.com/events/nascc-winter-driving-ice-race-school-jan-11-12-albertas-frozen-lakes-318973

This year we are also asking all Winter /Ice Racing School Instructors to also use MotorsportReg to signup, please do so and mark the dates in your calendar.
The NASCC Winter Driving and Ice Race School emphasizes winter driving and ice racing skills. School only entry fee is $200 with a $30 Early Bird discount if registering before December 12th

Rookie Ice Race Packages are available for racers to save $190 on season racing costs and includes a complimentary 2019 NASCC Club Membership.
You can also get your 2019 NASCC Club Membership on MotorsportReg. To register for any NASCC event or to get a Club membership please go to:

https://nascc.motorsportreg.com/

For those competitors who need to apply for a WCMA License you can use the following link:

https://www.motorsportreg.com/orgs/western-canada-motorsport-associati

The specified Bolted Tire hardware for Chevette or Limited Stud is available for purchase through the Club at a subsidized price of $1 per unit (nut, bolt and 2 washers). Contact Mark Burrough m.burrough@shaw.ca to obtain.

The NASCC also has the Club’s tire shaving machine available for use, if you need to use it please contact Mark Burrough.

For those Ice Racers who are preparing their Ice Racers for the upcoming season please make sure you have thoroughly reviewed the NASCC 2019 Ice Racing Supplemental Regulations:

http://nascc.ab.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/NASCC_Ice_Race_Supp_Regs_2019.pdf

For our fantastic Ice Racing Volunteers who will be helping us out this year please make sure you touched base with the Club’s Volunteer Coordinator Linda Sakaluk lindasakaluk@gmail.com

SA2005 helmets are no longer valid past December 31st, 2018 for Ice or Road Racing

Reminder that SA2005 helmets are no longer valid past December 31st, 2018. For 2019 onwards you will need a SA2010, SAH2010 or SA2015 helmet to participate in Ice or Road racing.

The NASCC highly recommends that if you need to purchase a new helmet that you buy one with SA2015 certification.

Winter School and Ice Racing dates and information

The Winter Driving and Ice Race School and Ice Race dates have been announced and are:
- Winter Driving and Ice Race School – January 11 & 12, 2019
- Ice Race #1 – January 13, 2019
- Ice Race #2 & 3 – January 26 & 27
- Ice Race #4 & 5 – February 9 & 10
- Ice Race #6 & 7 Winter Festival of Speed Lac La Biche – February 23 & 24

Regulations and other information on Ice Racing has also been updated on the website.