The FMRA 2017 Racing Season:
All car owners are to call the FMRA President Mike Nelson with your plans for the 2017 Racing Season. Your feedback is important, this will help with the planning of the amount of races we will have based off the amount of participation from the car owners.
Thank you and look forward to hearing from you.
FMRA President ,Mike Nelson 813-465-8335
Weight rule update Car #11
In regards to trying to keep competition equal, the FMRA President Mike Nelson has implemented a 850lbs minimum car/driver weight rule on the #11 Jimmy Wilkins III for the remainder of the 2016 Racing Season. This ruling is to try and make the competition in our Series fair and more competitive. This rule will go in effect at the next race on October 29th at Showtime Speedway.
Thank you, FMRA President Mike Nelson
Race results Showtime Speedway: 9/17/16
Heat race: 63 / 11 /58 / 13 DNS
Feature: 11/ 63 / 58 / 13
The 13 going in hot!
Stu getting it done!
Tire Supply change:
1) American Racing Tire Co. has changed distribution in the SE.
Our new tire distributer contact information is:
American Racing Tires South
601 Lake Way Place
828-360-5353 or TF 844-768-8427
FMRA mid-season rules changes:
1).Change approved vote 10 yes / 0 no, effective date if 1st race 2017.
*Change to: All engines must be 5 years and
older. (example motors must be 2011 or earlier)
2). Change approved vote 7 yes / 3 no ,effective next race
· Weight shall be a minimum of 625 lbs. after the feature race. Maximum weight shall be 800 lbs. with normal amounts of fluids and without the driver.
Weight of car and driver shall be a minimum of 800 lbs.
after the feature race with normal amounts of fluids.
3). All cars will need to run racing receivers with a effective date of next race. (this is coming from DSS as a track rule)
This is a one-way radio system that the track tower can let a driver know of yellow flags and lining up for restarts ect.. DSS + Showtime are already using this system for regular classes and are asking us to do the same. Mike N. has talked to the RaceCeiver Co. and they will cut us a deal for the club.
RaceCeiver kit $85.00 for FMRA members.
1/ RaceCeiver, ear buds, + clip for $85.00( reg 100-120)
FMRA is proud to have Q Auto & Injury as a series sponsor for 2016:
Q Auto & Injury Attorneys: Bradenton , FL
Toll Free 1-800-332-1992