FALCON PRO RULES 2015
The Falcon Pro Race Series is open to drivers of all levels. The 1/32 Sports class
and 1/24 Sports class will be split into 2 different sub classes -
1) ALL CLASSES ARE FOR SEALED / UNOPENED Falcon 7 , JK Hawk 7, JK Hawk Retro, Trinity
Evil 9, Fast Ones Demon and Slick7 S7-
2) All bodies should be painted in prototypical or scale colour schemes, with a minimum
of 2 race numbers -
3) In all classes, the body must cover the guide flag.
Falcon Pro Formula One;-
Falcon Sports 1/32
Any Body from the BSCRA 1/32 Sports car body list with the exception of the following
BSP Audi R8 (both versions ) and R10
BPA Mercedes CLK LM (051), Courage C60 ( 057 and 057/2) and Lola Judd (068)
Outisight Mercedes CLR mk1 and mk2 version
Overall car width and body height to conform to BSCRA production rules.
Falcon Pro Sports 1/32
As above but free chassis choice.
Falcon 1/24th Sports Production
Maximum Wing height 38mm. Bodies should be cut to the cut line where available and have a minimum or 1mm vertical edge at the front of the body.
Pin tubes must be in the original locations and may be floating or solid. Pin tubes must be Straight and be located at 90 degrees to the centerline of the chassis. They may not be located or bent to minimise or modify chassis movement in any way. . No pin tube or attachment is allowed to any other part of the chassis to either brace the pans or centre section or modify pan Movement
A small amount of material may be removed from the inside of the vertical motor bracket to correctly locate motor but the outer profile of the vertical motor bracket (if intrinsic in the design) must remain unaltered.
Motor & or rear pillar block bracing is allowed. However all must be located BEHIND the leading edge of the motorcan and strictly within the confines of the chassis.
The Minimum rear axle height (when measured from the underside of the chassis to the top surface of the rear axle) is 8.5mm.
Soldering or gluing of additional fittings of any kind may not be attached in any way to the standard chassis to facilitate Lead wire attachment. However a piece of lexan or tape across the opening in the centre section to prevent lead wires dropping is acceptable providing it does not modify chassis movement.
Lead may be attached to the top of the chassis to adjust balance and weight distribution but in no way must this adjust or be seen to modify chassis movement.
Front Wheel option for closed body classes -
2 dimensional front wheels appropriately placed on the body are permitted instead of rotating front wheels. These fronts must look realistic, including a black tyre and wheel detail (Not just a black circle!). These fronts may be stickers. They
must be a complete wheel and tyre and must be placed in the correct fore and aft position on the side of the body.
Falcon 1/24th Pro Sports (Laser cut, Steel chassis)
Chassis must be Commercially available GT12 type chassis (also the Sweetman/Pinewood falcon chassis) with a maximum kit price of £30.00 (This price must be established as the Retail price on the manufacturers web site either as a price of £30 or lower or if an overseas website, the value in the currency of the suppliers country, converted to £ Sterling and multiplied by 28% (import duties and handling charges).
Chassis may not be modified from the original specification by removal of material or modification of design.
Cars must comply to the same dimensional criteria as the production overall dimensions.
Modification / cutting of the motor can is strictly prohibited in ALL classes
The scrutineers decision on all above matters is final.
Welcome to the 2015 falcon pro Home page!
We now have venues finalised for 2015 Falcon Pro!
After some consideration and dialogue with racers there will also be a new "sub class" in 1/24 sports which runs along the same lines as the Pinewood Enduro series. It is believed this may give options for racers who are already using GT12 chassis with FK motors and also give current racers the opportunity to run a tougher car in this class if they wish, or stick with what they have. Both 1/24 sports classes will qualify out together (much like the 1/32 sports class at present and will have a separate points table). The new subclass will be called 1/24 Sports Pro, same bodies and rules as per the present 1/24 class but allowing any laser GT12 type chassis with a chassis kit price of less than £30, so the consideration is still very focused on low cost racing. Looking forward to a great, low cost, fub & competitive years racing in 2015!