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TPS - RACE BULLETIN #8 UPDATE - (Changes have been posted as received, shown BOLD font)

(NOTE: The hourly schedule is currently firm unless updated changes are made by CTS, posted here to UPDATE TPS members)

This Race Bulletin, Race Entry Forms and TPS Membership Form is available on >


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Oct 4 ---- Deadline for two (2) bonus points by receipt of entry form & paid entry (Note: Oct 18 "Roll Overs" were fully paid on Aug 23 at meeting)
Oct 11 -- Deadline for one (1) bonus point by receipt of entry form & paid entry

OCT 17 - Friday optional practice - 3:00pm until 10:00pm - $20 per person in pits. (Two day Pit Pass Fri/Sat - $50)

OCTOBER 18 - 10:30am - Pit Gate Opens (TPS cars must pit in assigned area, extinguisher required at each trailer)
SATURDAY - TPS participants must sign correct TPS sheet and wear correct wrist band at CTS (please tell your family)

11:30am - TPS Practice times: 11:30-11:40am & 1:35-1:45pm (times confirmed by CTS, changes may be announced on the pit PA)

12:30pm - Deadline for (1) one gate bonus point

2:30pm -- TPS Drivers Meeting (non-attendance or no practice receives rear race grid penalty).
(Optional CTS meetings 3:15pm & 3:30pm)

5:00pm - TPS QUALIFYING TIME TRIALS - 2 Laps - Qualifying line inverted by receipt of new entries, then by 2014 Points.

7:00pm (approx) - TPS FEATURE - 25 Laps heads-up or by fast 6 DRAW, NO GRID LIMIT, dnt's start rear by prior 2014 TPS Points then entry. NOTE: If time trials not held or completed, Feature grids heads-up by 2014 Points prior to this race date, then by new entry order. NOTE #2: For Race #8, the TPS Feature Race starting grid will be determined by a draw between the fastest 6 cars in Qualifying to determine their inverted start.

AFTER FEATURE - Post Race TPS Inspection: weight, carb check, P&G.(CTS Trophy presented to TPS Feature Winner, 2nd & 3rd also recognized). (After last CTS Feature Race is completed, a CTS live music concert will entertain on stage. All TPS drivers, crews and fans are invited).

IF POSTPONED - Per 2014 TPS/CTS verbal agreement - TPS Rain Date for Race #8 is TBA or would move to Race #9 at CTS, Nov 8. For weather information call TPS Race Director David Mackey cell 512/913-9364 or office 512/280-4869 (Keep cell phone on race day)

ENTRY FEE ------ $60 - per car if paid two weeks in advance by mail/check & completed entry form.
NOTE: Entry fee refunded (less $10) until car passes thru Pit Gate. Must sign TPS or Minors clipboard.
LATE ENTRY ---- $70 - per car if paid late at track in pits (late $10 deposited into TPS Treasury).
CTS PIT PASS -- $30 - (Fri & Sat - Driver - $50, Crew - $45) (Rain checks good on rain date.
Under 18 needs parental release).
GRANDSTAND - $15 - per person ($12 for Military, Police, Fire, Students (with ID) Children 12 & under & Parking Lot is FREE

TPS RULES - TPS 2014 Rules & Specifications (NOTE: Windshields and rear windows required or be issued a large and increasing weight penalty). Note: Each driver must receive scanner on 154.570 MHz at all times whenever on track.

INVITED CARS - 4 Cylinder (only) CTS & CCS Mini Stocks accepted provided in compliance with their last year rules and weigh byTPS rules. Invited car upgrades OK: CTS & CCS may use: TPS 13” Hoosier Racing Tires or DOT tires, may use after-market suspension parts, lock drive wheels, may not have external nerf bars, must use rear view mirror(s).

TRANSPONDER - Must have an AMB Transponder operating at all times when on track, AMB Transponder is required to be timed & scored. (David Mackey has 2 transponders FOR RENT - $50. Reservation required. Call David at 512/913-9364).

MEMBERSHIP - All drivers are required to hold valid 2014 Texas Pro Sedans membership to drive on track.
One race TPS memberships are available @ $25. Car number priority goes to TPS full season $75 members.

PURSE - CTS will pay $75 for each TPS car which participates in at least one Feature Race lap for entry to be paid in TPS purse. All sponosor and CTS money and most entry fees go into the TPS purse. TPS Officials are paid from appropriate entry fee deduction. Feature pay off next week by U.S. Mail. (NOTE: A minimum of one race lap required for purse payment from CTS to TPS).

TROPHY - A Trophy for the TPS Feature Race Winner will be presented by CTS (TPS 2nd & 3rd place will also be recognized)

POINTS - Points awarded per TPS Rules - 3 points to fastest new record (16.374) - fastest non-record time wins 1 bonus point.

K&K INSURANCE - Insurance coverage limits: Liability - $1,000,000 (each occurrence), Medical Excess - none, Accidental Death & Dismemberment - $1,000,000 (Note: Injury must be reported on race night to the CTS Track Manager).

TPS TIRES - Hoosier F 60 8.0/23.0-13” tires will be sold and serviced at Central Texas Speedway by SS Motorsports at CTS. For more information call Jerry Spencer - 512/784-1192 at Central Texas Speedway, Kyle, TX.

RACE GAS - VP racing fuel (110 octane) sold by SS Motorsports at CTS. Price per gallon $9.00 (or bring your own race gas).

The preceding official TPS Race Bulletin was reviewed and authorized by:

David Mackey, Race Director, Texas Pro Sedans
c/o 720 Shiny Rock Drive, Austin, Texas 78748
Office Phone - 512/280-4869
Cell Phone - 512/913-9364

This Texas Pro Sedans Race Bulletin was prepared from information provided to TPS by CTS
and posted by the TPS Publications Office Director

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