Tech Note (SLM) – 12.03.14

The 5.3 LS Style engine will not be used in OPEN competition in the 2015 year. Some testing will be done. The testing at Oktoberfest did not go as planned. Carl Wegner has offered one to be used for testing. Please call the office for more info. Any other engine builder that would like to be included please also call …

Tech Note (SLM) – 10.27.14

Have had many calls about the Ultra style carb from Holley. To save us all money this will not be allowed in the Midwest Tour. Also as a note this new body is not as good as the one we are now using. At this time no parts (fuel bowls) may also be used. Our rule will stay the same. …

Tech Note (SLM) – 09.29.14

9/28/14 revision 1 Oktoberfest 200….. Pitting Procedures – subject to change. Tires: This will be up to a 7 tire race 4 New tires that will be qualified on, and start ALL qualifying races, last chance, or fast heat races 3 New OR Scuffed tires (scuffed tires must be purchased on Saturday, and ARCA MT scanned and remain in impound) …

Tech Note (SLM) – 07.28.14

Hope all is well during this break in our schedule. We are looking forward to the getting back to the races starting with the August 9 race at WIR. One thing that we will try for a cost savings for the competitor is allow qualifying tires to be scuffed. This may be done during the second practice session. We will …

ATTENTION TEAMS: ARCA FEST EVENT INFORMATION BULLETIN

Event Website- http://arcafest.com Hotel: The event hotel is the Sheraton of Brookfield WI. The event pricing ends at Midnight tonight (Friday). You may however try to reach the hotel sales manager to ask for help in getting a discount if you miss the timing. His information is as follows. Adam VanOuwerkerk Sales Manager Phone: 262.364.1010 Fax: 262.786.0843 Sheraton Milwaukee Brookfield Hotel  375 South Moorland Road, Brookfield, …

Tech Note (SLM) – 05.01.14

The use of factory (ARP,Five Star) rocker panels will be mandatory on 12/12/14. All rocker panels may only be one solid piece. CRA and USRA now require them being ABC only.We will also use the hood pin mounting bar for a measure for across the front of the nose panel. To make sure that stays in the formation that it …

Tech Note (SLM) – 04.05.14

Tech Note 040114 Dodge ACE Engine Amendment The use of a Mopar (Dodge) ACE engine will be approved on a trial basis this year. If approved at the end of the year it will be added to the rules. All rules for the ACE engine will be in force except these changes will be made. For Brodix ACE Dodge Cylinder …

Tech Advisory (SLM) – 03.11.14

ABC Body Rules: Do not allow for ANY body panel modifications. This includes cutting, lighting, or excessive trimming around windows, drilling holes in fenders, bumpers, or any other parts. Weight penalty for modified parts will be 25 pounds added to your base weight.

Tech Advisory (SLM) – 07.25.13

The MEP Equalizer as used in the Midwest Tour will now use a 7400 chip at all events. This will again put us in line with others using the USRA rules alliance. Bump Springs maybe used in Midwest Tour Competition. The rules for the bump springs will be as follows. It must act like a bump rubber, it may not …

Tech Advisory (SLM) – 07.04.13

Tech Note Milwaukee Mile Lettow 150 1. Tires will be sold on Sunday for Practice only. 2-8 pm 2. Tech will start on Monday at 6:30 AM. First come first serve. You will not be able to practice until you have completed tech. 3. Please make sure you are with in all ABC Body rules. We will also be using …

Tech Advisory (SLM) – 06.24.13

Please read and understand the ARCA Midwest Tour Rules. http://arcamidwesttour.com/pdfs/2013-ARCAMT-rules.pdf NOTES 1.ABC Body rules will be strictly enforced. 2. Fuel Cell Cans or Plates MANDATORY. By ARCA Midwest Tour Rules. STEEL 1/8 INCH. NO EXCEPTIONS 3. Door Plates, Drive Shaft Plates, and all SAFETY equipment must be to ARCA Midwest Tour Rules. STEEL 1/8 INCH. 4. Please read and understand …