Jul 28-Jul 29, 2018 | The Ridge Motorsports Park, Shelton WA
Pacific Northworst GP
Entry Deadline: June 02, 2018
$350 per car / team. Info and signup link here. (Testing is organized and hosted by Turn2 Lapping, which will be running three groups including one for Lemons testing. There will be seven 20-minute sessions for Lemons cars. Turn 2 will set up a small non-Lemons paddock area at the west end of the paddock near pit-in. That area will open up for Lemons teams at the end of the day Friday. Here's an overhead map.)
Thursday, 26 July 2018
7pm-10pm: Early arrival and setup. The Ridge has an event until 7pm on Thursday, so don't push your luck and try and queue up super early. If the staging areas fill up, the track may send people away until the paddock opens at 7pm.
Friday, 27 July 2018
7am: Gates Open
8:15am: Drivers meeting for testing drivers - verify test times at testing link above.
9am-5pm: Testing on track - in sessions.
1pm-5pm: Mandatory Friday tech inspection. Every car and at least one driver per team must be present for Friday tech. No Saturday tech will be offered.
5:15pm: Rookie Meeting in Lemons HQ / classroom.
Saturday, 28 July 2018
7am: Gates open
9am: Mandatory drivers' meeting
10am-6:30pm: Race session I
Sunday, 29 July 2018
9am-3pm: Race session II
3pm: Checkered flag
5pm: Paratroopers land on the hood of your tow rig if you're still there.
All-Access Spectator Passes
Pits and Paddock
Pit vehicle restrictions: Except for street vehicles coming to or leaving the facility, no motorized vehicles may be used on track property from one hour after the checker/on track running until sunrise. No firearms or fireworks may be used on track property. No "razor"-type scooters allowed ever.
Overnight Camping Allowed
Pit assignments: First-come, first crowded-in-like-sardines
BBQ's allowed: Contained only
Running water: Yep
Electrical Hookups: None
Fuel Sold on site: No
Waste Oil Disposal: Track does not have receptacles for waste oil, nor can they deal with spent tires. Be prepared to bring that off-site. There's a waste oil recycling center 1/4 mile from the track on the same road.
The Ridge will fine teams $250 for uncleaned-up oil/fuel spills in the paddock. So: 1. Try not to spill; 2. Bring cardboard/drip pans to prevent spills from hitting the pavement; 3. Tell track staff to help you clean up spills if needed.
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