Racing Direction: Anti-Clockwise
Gates Open 8:00am
Srutineering 9:00am
Drivers briefing 10:00am
Tuning runs 10:15am
Racing starts 11:00am

SENIOR ENDURO RULES
a) KartSport New Zealand Rules apply with the addition of the following rules:
b) An Official Timekeeper shall be appointed.
c) An Assistant Timekeeper shall record drivers’ arrival time at the hot lane.
d) A minimum of one pit stop for refuelling is required during the race.
e) The maximum amount of fuel to be carried before the race start shall be five (5) litres for all competing karts. All competitors shall fuel their karts with the designated amount in front of a Club Official and be held in the refuelling area prior to the start of the race.
f) An Official shall be appointed to monitor refuelling procedures.
g) A Fire Marshall shall be appointed and remain in the refuelling area with a minimum of two fire extinguishers readily available for use.
h) Maximum two drivers per kart, with a minimum driving time of 20 minutes for each driver
(i.e. a maximum driving time of 40 minutes for one driver in a 60 minute race or a maximum of 2/3rds of any other time period of race duration.)
One driver can race the entire Enduro alone, subject to clause ‘s’ below.
i) A driver may only enter in one kart.
j) A maximum of two pit crew are allowed in addition to the two drivers per kart.
k) Karts shall proceed to their refuelling/service area in the hot lane at a slow speed.
l) Pit crew and all their equipment must remain behind the hot lane fence until their kart has stopped.
m) Drivers must get out of the kart BEFORE the refuelling / servicing process commences.
n) The driver change can coincide with the refuelling stop.
o) A minimum of one (1) litre of fuel is to be added to the kart’s fuel tank during refuelling.
p) All work is to be carried out in the refuelling/servicing area. Any fuel spills must be cleaned up before the kart leaves the area and rejoins the race.
q) After one (1) hour or some other time period of race duration the chequered flag will be displayed to end the race.
r) The winner will be the kart that has completed the most number of laps when the chequered flag is displayed.
s) All drivers must hold a current KartSport New Zealand Competition Licence or KartSport New Zealand One Day Licence [if two drivers in the same kart both hold One Day Licences, then at least one of these drivers must have held a KartSport NZ Competition Licence previously] and at least one of the drivers in a pairing be a financial member of a KSNZ Affiliated Club.
t) In the event of a race stoppage the field will restart in the positions held on the previous completed lap. Any kart in the pits at the time of the race stoppage will be required to complete another pit stop.
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Hawkes Bay turned on the weather for Round 3 of the GoldStar Series on the weekend.

Super close and exciting racing.

Thanks Vicky Jack for the fabulous photography.
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On Track and Prize-giving shots, from this weekends final round of the WPKA Goldstar Series. . . . Hopefully I got at least one shot of every one who raced this weekend

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