Shropshire Drifting Hosted by Rallyschool.co.uk at Tilstock Airfield, SY13 2HA. Sunday the 31st of May.
On the A41, next to the village of Prees Heath, South of Whitchurch, north of Shrewsbury.
£55 First Driver, £45 per additional driver where using the same vehicle as the first driver and £15 per passenger, Spectators are FREE.
The closest railway station (Whitchurch railway station) is 4 miles away.
Gates open at 9am Driver Briefing, Driving Licence check at 9:15am Start drifting at 9:30am. Lunch will be around 12-1pm.
Track is setup for queuing one by one and twinning usage to lower the risk of crashes. If you would like to twin with a partner, please make the starting Marshall aware.
Drivers and passengers will receive wrist bands to be worn at all times, and will need to sign a declaration of indemnity (waiver). Drivers and passengers MUST wear a helmet and a seatbelt; if you do not have a helmet we have them available to use where paying a refundable £5 deposit.
Payment terms: Cash payments are accepted at the Rally School premises/Tilstock Airfield. You can add extra drivers and passengers on the driving day.
WHAT TO BRING
Car Jack, Wheel Brace, Socket Set, Screwdrivers, Hammer etc. Cable/zip ties and Duct Tape are highly recommended for repairs. You may also want to bring some oil, water, coolant, ATF, Power steering fluid and any other essential fluids.
Your friends! Drifting is more fun if you can enjoy it with your friends and family, all spectators are FREE.
Tyre Van on site. With various part-worn tyres and sizes between 13” to 19” rims and tyre changing services.
PLEASE READ THE RULES BEFORE YOU BOOK, FAILURE TO FOLLOW THEM MAY LEAD TO YOU BEING REMOVED FROM TRACK WITHOUT REFUND; IT IS DOWN TO YOU AS DRIVERS AND PASSENGERS TO FOLLOW THESE.
Shropshire Drifting - Drift Day Rules and Regulations.
Please Read these carefully we will be strict on these.
1. Driver Requirements
1.1 All drivers MUST be over 18 years of age.
1.2 All drivers MUST hold a full valid current (not banned) car driving (Category B) licence.
1.3 You MUST not drive if you have a medical condition or are taking medications that recommends abstaining from such activity.
1.4 If you require glasses for driving they MUST be worn.
1.5 All drivers MUST attend the briefing at the start of the day. Or have a solo briefing with the staff before track usage.
1.6 Drivers are expected to behave in a professional manor.
1.7 Obey all decisions made by Rally School staff and organisers.
1.8 Obey all the rules.
1.9 Be respectful of staff and other event participants.
2. Vehicle Requirements
2.1 Vehicles MUST be structurally and mechanically sound.
2.2 Vehicles MUST NOT have any fluid leaks of any kind.
2.3 Vehicles brakes MUST be in FULL working order.
2.4 Vehicles MUST have at least 2 working brake lights.
2.5 Batteries MUST be securely fastened down.
2.6 Vehicles MUST have windows present; no window nets will be permissible.
2.7 Vehicle door handles MUST be in full working order.
2.8 Exhausts MUST be below 105db MAX.
2.9 Bumpers and side skirts MUST be securely fastened.
3. Track layout and pit entry.
3.1 Drifting is ONLY permitted between the white lines on the outer and inner edges of the track.
3.2 No drifting or driving on the grass is permitted.
3.3 Please see attached picture of track layout for track direction and permitted drifting areas.
4 Flags and Marshals posts.
4.1 All flags and marshals MUST be obeyed.
4.2 It is the responsibility of the drivers to look out for flags and obey them.
4.3 Failure to obey any flag will result in you being excluded from the rest of the event.
4.4 The staff of the course's decision is final.
5. Starting Procedure
5.1 Cars will be released one at a time onto the track, unless they request twinning and specify a partner.
5.2 On your first 2 sighting laps you are required to NOT DRIFT and ensure you spot the positions of the marshal’s posts.
6. Whilst on Track
6.1 Arms and legs MUST be covered and stay inside the vehicle at all times.
6.2 Helmets and seat belts MUST be worn and correctly fastened at all times.
6.3 Windows are permitted to be open up to 2 inches to allow air flow inside the vehicle.
6.4 Stopping or slowing to a crawl out on track is NOT permitted other than in the event of a breakdown.
6.5 Drivers MUST maintain a consistent speed around the track when not drifting.
6.6 Cars MUST stay on the track, dirt dropping is NOT allowed.
6.7 In the event of a breakdown put your hazard warning lights on, pull over to a safe location or return to the pits if safe to do so.
6.8 In the event of an accident put your hazard warning lights on and signal to a marshal that help is required.
7.1 Drivers twinning MUST have permission from each other.
7.2 Drivers twinning are required to line up together at the start.
7.3 Both drivers twinning MUST inform the staff member/marshal they intend to do so each time the wristbands are being checked.
7.4 Twinning is done at your own risk to personal safety and vehicle
8. Pit and Paddock Areas.
8.1 A maximum speed limit of 20mph is in effect.
8.2 Driving on the grass and fields are NOT permitted.
8.3 You MUST keep the pit area clean and dispose of all rubbish in the bins provided and take your tyres with you or dispose of them with tyre van.
8.4 NO drifting, burnouts or donuts are allowed off the track.
9.1 Passengers minimum age is 18.
9.2 Swapping of wristbands are NOT permitted.
9.3 Any driver found to be attempting to carry a passenger with a swapped band will have his/her wristband removed and WILL BE excluded from the rest of the day.
9.4 A maximum of 2 people are allowed in a car at one time.