We offer a variety of classes, starting as young as 5 years old.
We will follow the rules from the 2015 WKA Tech Manual.
Any items with * are local option rules that vary from the 2015 WKA Tech Manual.
*Subject to change.
There will be 12 races in the points championship in 2015. WKA rules will be followed in all points races, with very few exceptions. You do NOT have to be a WKA or a 61 Kartway Club member to race, earn points or receive awards. Drivers are allowed 2 drops. Trophies will be awarded through 5th place to all drivers who have participated in 10 or more club races that year.
2014 Classes: Kid Kart - Comer 51, Kid Kart LO206, Yamaha Rookie Sportsman*, Yamaha Sportsman, Yamaha Junior, Yamaha Sr. Supercan*, Jr. 1 Clone* Jr. 2 Clone*, Clone, Clone Open*, Jr. 1 LO206*, Jr. 2 LO206* and LO206
Kid Kart - Comer
Yamaha Rookie Sportsman
Yamaha Jr. Supercan
Yamaha Sr. Supercan*
Any items in bold red or a * are local option rules that vary from the original rules. These local option rules are only for the classes at 61 Kartway - if you travel to a different track they may be different. Please know that we will enforce any tech updates. You can find the tech updates at www.wka.com.
If you have any questions in reguards to the following rules feel free to contact us or Tyler Schurr (309-781-9007).
The fuel for the clone classes must be 87 octane non ethanol fuel from a Casey's General Store.
These are 6.5 horsepower "Clone" engines only. All parts must be factory production parts unless otherwise specified in the current tech manual. No machining or alteration of parts is permitted unless specifically noted. All parts are subject to be compared to known stock parts. No reading between the lines. If it is not in the rules, it must remain STOCK.
Flywheel : The following flywheels are the only approved flywheels: (1) ARC 6619, (2) PVL, (3) Raceseng REV WHEEL - FINNED - SI, all at a minimum weight of 3 pounds 2 ounces. The Speed Kart Steel Billet S1 flywheel is also approved at a minimum weight of 5 pounds 3 ounces. The stock flywheel is no longer approved and may not be used. No machining or alterations of any kind are allowed. The flywheel may be run with or without a key. A flat washer or spacer may be used between flywheel and nut. Stock pull starter or handheld electric starter may be used.
Ignition Timing : Timing and flywheel key is non-tech.
Header Pipe : Any header, commercially available with the maximum length of 22".
NO LOOP PIPES. Header should not extend past the rear bumper. No after market coating of any type are allowed.
MUFFLER : Must be standard RLV B91XL muffler.
CLUTCH : Must be a shoe clutch. Drum may be stamped or billet steel. No cooling fins, either machined into drum or added on. No disc clutches will be allowed.
Jr. 1 Clone
Jr. 2 Clone
Any items in bold red or a * are local option rules that vary from the original rules. These local option rules are only for the classes at 61 Kartway - if you travel to a different track they may be different. Please know that we will enforce any tech updates. You can find the tech updates at www.wka.com. If you have any questions in reguards to the following rules feel free to contact us.
Kid Kart - LO206
Jr. 1 LO206*
Jr. 2 LO206*