2017 will see the SXS (Side by Side) Australian Championship run once again! This event has been given a tightly held Australian Championship Title from the Confederation of Australian Motorsport (CAMS), one (1) of only six (6) in the Country. All brands of SXS vehicles are eligible to enter under the 2017 CAMS Superlite rules (and event sup-regs as may apply).
The SXS Australian Championship will consists of six (6) rounds of fast paced, off-road racing action! Forget boring – this championship is anything but! We want you to have fun and get your heart pumping with some action packed competition that’s easy for you to be part of.
The 2017 series will consist of six (6) rounds in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria throughout the year. At each round you will have the ability to race in a minimum of 5 heats on our purpose built tracks. Race locations are at various major rural towns and venues close to the CBD.
This type of track racing delivers a high energy style of racing which has become extremely popular around the world. This is the first time in Australia this type of racing will be on its own, not as a support act for other events.
Racing will be held on Saturday giving teams plenty of traveling time and also allowing families the chance to join in on the action. After a great days racing we will be able to enjoy the presentation of prizes at the track.
The event is run under nationally recognised motorsport authority CAMS with accredited event officials and safety personal in attendance at each meeting.
THE DOLLARS - HOW MUCH IS THE FUN GOING TO COST?
The 2017 SXS Australian Championship will be run under CAMS Off Road Regulations. The SR 4 Superlite Class rules will be used.
The Championship Entry fee will include:
- Entry into each of the six (6) Championship Rounds
- Public Risk and Personal Accident Insurance (CAMS)
- Access to heavily discounted supplier packages and parts from our various sponsors
- Awards Night at the end of the final round
- Access to facilities at the camping grounds at each round
- 4 x service crew accreditation
- 4 x guest accreditation
TOTAL PACKAGE COST FOR THE 2017 CHAMPIONSHIP – $5,500
SINGLE ROUND ENTRY – $1,000
The only additional costs to get you to the start line include:
- CAMS Competition Licence and Log Book
- Racing apparel – see the CAMS General Requirements Schedule D
- Spare Parts, Fuel, Tyres
- Transport, accommodation and meals (Camping facilities will be available at all rounds).
HOW TO ENTER - ENTRY FORM & INSTRUCTIONS
To enter please visit the link here: Competitor Entry
Whilst the event and motorsport authorities provide a limited amount of insurance in the case of a medical emergency, insurance is the sole responsibility of the competitor. Competitors are strongly recommended to take out additional insurances before competing in the event.
If you do not proceed with your entry, 50% of your Entry Deposit (and 100% of any additional payments) will be refunded. All withdrawals must be advised in writing no later than the close of entries date.
If you withdraw after the close of entries no refunds will be issued.
All other payments must be made in full by the close of entry date or your entry will not be processed.
FILM & TV IMAGES
The entrant and team agrees all film and video rights for the event are the property of the organisers. Competitors are permitted to carry video cameras in their vehicles for the purpose of making moving or still picture records for their private viewing, but the organisers retain copyright of all film/video footage associated with the event. No movie, film or video recording of any part of the event shall be carried out by entrant or crew member other than with the express approval, in writing, of the organisers. Personal “handy cams/digi cams” are permitted and subject to Scrutineering requirements. All of the vision captured by these devices may only be used for personal use and must be surrendered to the Organisers free of charge or conditions, if requested.
Any commercial arrangements made by the entrants and crew members for the sale of film or video/still footage, or viewing of such footage in a public place, must be approved in writing by the organisers. Entrants and crew members are advised to contact the organisers prior to making commitments for any such commercial arrangement. Failure to observe this regulation may lead to legal action by the Organisers for a breach of copyright.
All competitors and crew members agree to, the use in perpetuity of their names and photographs, and photographs of their vehicles, in publicity material issued by the organisers or the event sponsors and to comply with the film and video regulations.
By lodging an entry into the event known as the SXS Australian Championship you acknowledge that motorsport is dangerous and accidents can and do happen. Before completing your entry please familiarise yourself with the relevant CAMS motorsport authority disclaimers and insurance policies as you will be asked to sign these at documentation.