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Inside ChampCar podcast S1E15 - 2021 National Championship Review

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  This week on the big show we recap The Championships at the Ozarks... it was a tail of two races... we chat with the owner of the Championship-Winning Visceral Racing Porsche 944. We also have a great tech tip and we'll take a sneak peek at the next race.   https://anchor.fm/racingwire/episodes/Inside-ChampCar---2021-Championship-Recap-e1i3jja/a-a7scg7p

Update - ChumpCar International, Inc. Annual Board of Directors Meeting - Postponed

 Dear ChampCar members, The ChumpCar International, Inc. Annual Board of Directors meeting at Ozarks International Raceway is postponed. Unfortunately, logistical issues made it impossible to present the meeting appropriately, so the BOD decided to reschedule it. Instead,  ChampCar.Live will show a live virtual meeting at a later date still to be determined.

Daytona Final Information

  This is it, the one you've been waiting for, Final Information for Daytona     Greetings All! First, as usual, please take a look at the Supplemental Rules  here. We've updated them to Version 3 so make sure you refresh your browser. Ok, so, this is Daytona, it's always a big race so bring your patience and be prepared to work with each other. If you haven't raced with ChampCar in a while or if you just want a refresher on how we manage our races, please take some time to watch our New to ChampCar video here. The only thing that I do not cover in that video is Flagtronics. Flagtronics. Yes we will be running it. Yes we will have units to loan out, and yes they are still free. Trust me, you're going to want to run it here. Units will be available in both the Tech area and Registration.

Seat Belt / Harness Expiration Updates

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  To ChampCar Members:  It was brought to our attention by our tech staff that the conformance labels on SFI certified racing harnesses are transitioning from a Date of Manufacture to a Date of Expiration.  The Board of Directors did extensive research and found that other organizations including WRL, AER, USAC, SCCA, NASA, etc. either have never allowed extended use of SFI certified harnesses or have recently changed their rules to align with the SFI Date of Expiration labels, which expire after 2 years of use.  ChampCar aims to comply with SFI and align with industry trends, so we are recommending that any SFI harnesses be in date, regardless of conformance tag style.   In order to allow members time to comply, we will begin REQUIRING all SFI certified harnesses used in ChampCar display an in-date conformance label ON July 1st, 2022.  ChampCar will be making a mid-year revision to our BCCR to reflect this change.   This change does not affect FIA certified harnesses.   If

2022 Road Atlanta Race results

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  February 4-February 5, 2022 MICHELIN RACEWAY ROAD ATLANTA: Test+14-Hour, $1650 Braselton, GA "Road Atlanta 14-Hour Enduro" Early Pay Discount Ends: December 6, 2021 Entrant List Download Supplemental Rules and Event Info   Official Results https://speedhive.mylaps.com/Events/1948315   Images: Friday Practice - Bill Strong / ChampCar  https://photos.app.goo.gl/ruyf6kRZWwZossmb6 Saturday Race - Bill Strong / ChampCar https://photos.app.goo.gl/AezwXDpUrutyUKabA   Podium images https://photos.app.goo.gl/aCTEGdJW2FQcJo4o6     ChampCar.live Part 1 -    Part 2          Top 10 1    977        NLS Racing 240SX 1993 Nissan 240sx (Black)  2    255        Leviathan Motorsports 1991 Toyota mr2 (Orange Black)   3    160        Running Bulls Racing 1988 BMW 325e (Gray/Red)  4    8        Hong Norrth - Tr0nsAm2 1993 Mazda MX3 (Blue)   5    341        On Second Thought Racing 1991 Mazda Miata (Black)   6    19        Team Infiniti 1994 Infiniti J30 (Silver)  7    186        Crank Yankers Ra

2021 ChampCar Endurance Series Board Of Directors Election Results

  December 15, 2021   ChampCar Members, I want to thank everyone who was nominated and ran for the Board of Directors spots for our club. There were three open spots, and I am happy to announce that all three of our top election candidates accepted the positions. Your new board members are:   Ray Frank Justin Andress Frank Rehnelt   The positions will be held from January 1, 2022, to December 31, 2024. I look forward to working with these new board members beginning after the first of the year. Thanks, E. Tyler Pedersen Board Chair https://champcar.org/web/bod.php   cc: Tiffany Alexander, Secretary, ChampCar Endurance Series Board of Directors Dana Morrison, President / CEO, ChampCar Endurance Series    William Strong, Marketing Director, ChampCar Endurance Series

2022 Petitions - How your board of directors voted

9/23/2021  Per a ChampCar member request, the BOD has provided a document as to how they voted on the 2022 BCCR member petitions. https://champcar.org/web/pdf/bod/BOD-Petition-Responses-2021.pdf