the meeting is confirmed and Franco Uliana has sent me the following to be published here:
The FIRST 1/24th RONCOLE VERDI INTERNATIONAL MEETING is the realization of Bruno Novarese's dream to have this vintage race on the 56 meters 8 lanes Thomieu track,
which hosted the 2001 & 2006 1/24 World Championship.
As most of you know Bruno did not have the chance to see this project come to life, nevertless his friends are involved in its organization.
FIRST 1/24th RONCOLE VERDI INTERNATIONAL MEETING TECHNICAL RULES
1. The model cars entering the meeting will be 1/24th scale only and they will be divided in two categories:
B- Sport/GT (included Can-Am, Prototypes and other cars as long as they have wheels inside the body).
2. All the models must have been built before the 01/01/1973
3. Each driver can only enter one model each category
4. Model car maximum width is 80 mm.
5. Minimum ground clearance under gear and motor is 1 mm.
6. Only black tyres
7. Any goop or mou or similar on tyres is strictly forbitten
8. The chassis, the body and the type of motor have to be from the original model. As "type of motor" is intended the can such as D16, D26, D36, X88, etc.
9. The mixed assembly between chassis and bodyshell is forbidden.
10. Added ballast (lead only) is allowed only on the upper part of the chassis.
11. Sponge tyres are forbidden on Sport/GT.
12. The allowed Thinghies are listed on the thread above.
13. Cut down bodies (golden 60es style) on thingies are allowed.
1. Entry fee is 15 euros each driver
2. The concours d'elegance is dedicated to Sport/GT only
3. The assigned points for the race and the concours are divided as follows:
the winner will get 40 points, the 2nd 32, the 3rd 28, the 4th 26, the 5th 24, the 6th 22, and so on till the 16th with 2 points, all the others will get one point.
4. The jury will be composed by one partecipant for each Nation and the votes will go from 1 to 20.
The results of the concours will be added to the ones of the race giving the total winner by the highest points.
5. The heats will be composed by the organisers.
6. Prices for the first 5 of each category.
RONCOLE VERDI - PARMA --- 24/25 Ottobre 2009
Saturday October 24:
10am - 5 pm Free tests
5 pm Registration / tech / concours
8 pm Dinner LOCANDA DEL LUPO
Sunday October 25
9 am SPORT GT race
2 pm THINGIES race
5 pm PRICE giving
SLOT UP - Provinciale Roncole Verdi 14/15
PISTA THOMIEUX in legno 8 corsie - 56 metri - attacchi pulsanti magic + coccodrilli - Batteria 500 amp
INFO: Paco Ballotta SLOT up+39 349 2288068 - Franco Uliana +39 347 8520198 ([email protected]
) - Giovanni Montiglio +39 348 6902424- http://ecaslot.publishpath.com/
HOTEL: LOCANDA DEL LUPO - Via Garibaldi 64- SORAGNA (PR) Tel 0524 597100 www.locandadellupo.com
Please take note:
3. The Hotel mentioned in the program is at 5 km from the track.
4. They are making a special price (50 EU for a single, 90 for a double, breakfast included) for those coming to the meeting. When reserving please mention the Vintage Meeting di Roncole.
5. For organizational reasons those interested should announce themselves by September 30 to Franco Uliana ([email protected])