Sunny South Raceway 2023 Schedule
Feb 4th Open Practice
*Gates open at 11*
**Open Practice 12-4**
Feb 22nd 2022 Awards Banquet
March 4 Race 1
March 18 Race 2
April 8th Race 3
April 22 Race 4
May 6 Race 5
May 20 Race 6
May 27 Monster Truck League
June 3 Race 7
June 17 Race 8
July 1 Car Show
July 8 Race 9
July 29 make up
August 12 Race 10
August 26 Race 11
Sept 16 Race 12
Sept 30 Race 13
Oct 7 Race 14
Oct 21 Race 15
2023 marks 21 years of racing at Sunny South Raceway,
the South's finest 1/4 mile high banked asphalt track.
Interested starting YOUR racing career?
Contact Wayne or Lonnie here: Sunny South Raceway
Sunny South Raceway has classes of racing for 4 years old and up.
Legends, Bandolero's, Pro Challenge, Stingers, Multiple Champ Kart Classes.
2023 Inex membership is required for all Bando and Legend classes.
USLegendcars.com has membership package available for the 2023 season under the Inex tab
Drivers - $
Crew/Pit Pass - $
General Admission (Grandstands) - $
12 and Under General Admission - FREE
Raceivers MANDATORY for all except Mighty Mites
***Arm restraints are MANDATORY for ALL Kart Classes***
RULES EFFECTIVE 06 AUGUST.
***LEVEL 1 and LEVEL 2 PENALTIES***
Level 1 Penalty definition:
This the most egregious form of cheating, where if a piece or part has been intentionally modified to gain an advantage over competitors.
Level 1 Penalty:
a) DQ from that race and loss of all points for that race night, and
b) Suspension from racing at SSR. (The number of races suspended will be determined by Race Director and Tech Official)
Examples include- Drilling extra hole in Restrictor Plate; making hole in restrictor plate larger; working carb or intake to smooth flow to the engine. (These are some examples and is not all inclusive).
Level 2 Penalty definition:
This the lesser of the two penalties, where an advantage may have been gained, but no part or piece seemed to be intentionally modified to gain an advantage.
Level 2 Penalty:
a) DQ from race, and loss of all points for that race night.
Examples include- Ride height not meeting minimum; race vehicle too light; race vehicle weight not distributed per Rules; race vehicle wheelbase not within rules). (These are some examples and is not all inclusive).
***BANDOLERO WIRING RULE***
If a vehicle has a driver comfort system installed (fan or other device), the power supply for that device CAN NOT be tapped into, joined, spliced or otherwise connected to any wire, switch or ground of the vehicle ignition wiring harness.
The ONLY ACCEPTABLE METHOD to power the comfort device will be to run a dedicated wire from the battery to the switch, and from the switch to the device (assuming the ground will be to the vehicle itself).
Sunny South is a technical racetrack to get around.
Except in rare instances, if a racer has never raced at Sunny South Raceway
they may be required to start at the rear of the Field so
they can get used to racing at Sunny South Raceway.
The Race Director will decide when a racer may start in any other position.
Jr. classes will be allowed to drop 2 races for Track Championship
50 points awarded to All racers that race all dates
THANK YOU to our Sunny South Raceway Sponsors!!!
Dawes Hardware- Victory Lane
Bama Boring- Mighty Mites
ACME Truck Lines- Bandolero's
Pitt's and Son's- Legends Cars
Precision Auto Glass- Stingers
SEATOW- Pro Challenge
Loper Tires- Teen Champ
Paragon Cleaners- Jr. Champ
Anytime Fitness- Pro and Adult Sr. Champ
Bob's Speed Shop- Safety Buggy
Gear / Plate rules at Sunny South Raceway-
Mighty Mites--- Minimum 250# 12-70 - Red Plate .375",
Max Right Rear Diameter 34 inches prior to race.
Jr Champ--- Minimum 300# 14-59 - Green Plate .425",
Max right Rear Diameter 35 inches prior to race.
Teen Sr Champ--- Minimum 350# Open Gear rule - Blue Plate .550"
Adult Sr Champ--- Minimum 425# Open Gear rule - No Plate (changed 11APR21)
Pro Sr Champ--- Minimum 425# Open Gear rule - No Plate
Beginner Bando--- 14-71
Bandits and Outlaw Bando--- 14-68
Sunny South Raceway allows radios in Pro Challenge, Legends and Bandos.
Driver or spotter must have RACEceiver to receive instructions from tower.
Tower will monitor radios. Use of radio to wreck or block competitors will result in DQ.
RADIOS are not required, but RACECIEVER REQUIRED.
Due to insurance requirements, spectators will not be allowed in the Pits except for winner circle photos.
Please turn generators off during National Anthem and Prayer.
Checkout the latest points standings for your favorite driver and follow along all season. Sunny South Raceway uses My Race Pass for Drivers' Points.
More info here! https://www.myracepass.com/experience/app