It's Friday Night Street Racing with Snake. We meet at the edge of town at Sparlings Propane near the railway tracks. Friday night we compete, four lanes wide, to determine who is the fastest. Afterwords Drivers hang out at either the Kawartha Dairy or Popeyes. We sometimes have featured events: TnT Monster Truck Challenge and/or Yellowline (see below). We don't condone Street Racing unless it is done at 1:64 scale.
There are now three apsecs to this event. The orginal Friday Night Street Racing and now TnT Monster Truck Challenge and Yellowline. Friday Night Street Racing and TnT Monster Truck Challenge is a choose your ride event, no mail-in requird. Yellowline on the other hand is a mail-in event. For the choose your rides, simply request a Casting and Snake will find you your ride. Snake is very resourceful at "finding" rides. The location of this race event has been relocated from downtown Orillia to Sparlings Propane near the railway tracks.
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The Top 8 Friday Night Street Racing cars on the Ladder will get to compete on the Snow Valley Diecast Racing - Open Road Edition track.
Rules & restrictions
Friday Night Street Racing
- Choose your ride
- Stock cars only (no modifications, no added weight)
- Retail axles and wheels only. FTE/NPA axles allowed.
- Real-World Cars Only
- No Dry Lube or Lube of any kind (will be added to the car if it wins the first round)
- No Trucks or Vans, however Convertibles, Conpact Cars, Station Wagons, Pickups and SUVs are allowed. Prefer Sports Cars (think Fast & Furious)
TnT - Monster Truck Challenge
- Choose your ride
- Stock trucks only (no modifications, no added weight)
- Retail axles and wheels only
- Monster Trucks only
- No Dry Lube or Lube of any kind
- Mail-in only
- Practically no restrictions
- Modifying/customizing allowed
- No weight restriction
- No wheels restriction
- Real-World Cars plus some fantasy cars (need pre-approval from host for fantasy castings)
- Dry Lube only
Dates & deadlines
If you are requesting a Casting, give me time to locate it. Racing is scheduled for Friday, 5/28/2021, 9/24/2021, 10/22/2021 & 11/26/2021. Results will be posted on or after that date as is convenient for the host and available on YouTube: Marcus Firegone
How to enter
Contact the tournament host to request your casting.
If mail-in your ride, Include a Race Entry ID slip with your entry
Approximately 10 feet of flat track and the starting gate is about 3 feet off the ground. The track has 4 divided lanes and a finish line gate. Track goes along side a railroad track, past a propane company, over crushed cars and ends in an electronic finish gate. Be the first to the gate to win.
We have switched from a "pusher" to a gravity track.
Race format and scoring
Four cars race side by side from a 4 wide launch gate. Cars will be run four times with rotating start positions. The car the wins the most races is the overall winner of the round and advance. Cars that advance get a shot at the Top 8 Friday Night Street Racing cars. Before competing on against the Top 8 cars, Snake will be applying Dry Lube to your wheels to make you even more competitive. Good Luck!
If your car is found to be in vilolation of any of the rules, your ride will be forfited to Snake and victory given to the car you are racing against (or substatuted for another Driver/Car if available).
Cars that fail to run or fit on the track, or that happen to break during racing, will forfeit their matches. Cars that arrive broken or that break during racing we will attempt to minimally repaired before the racing.
Cars provided by Snake are guaranteed to pass inspection and function with out incident during the racing event or Snake with personally provide you with another car.
The honour of being the Top Driver. Also, at some point the Top 8 Drivers may get to compete on the Snow Valley Open Road Downhill Track. Yellowline winner, once we get a real tournament going will be subject to prizes!!!