Fairground Class Rules


Fairgrounds is the weekend warrior and gas station shop racing down at the local circle track. Another fast one here; great fun and excitement.

Chassis Specifications
AFX Magna-traction or JL/AW X-traction
Modifications- mounting tabs may be removed and screw posts installed
Bottom of chassis may be sanded but shall still retain plastic under magnets.

No metal bearings allowed

AFX Ceramic magnets

Magnets may be shimmed with non ferrous material

Any Aurora, AFX, JL/AW
Minimum ohm of 14.0
Balancing and truing allowed
No de-winds or rewinds

Electrical System 

Pick up shoes – open (maybe restricted) 

Skis are not allowed

Pick up shoe springs - open

Brushes-open (maybe scored)

Gears- open
Crown gear shall be plastic
Maybe shaved and shimmed
Spacers permitted both inside and outside of the chassis
Cluster gear rivet maybe replaced with a screw

Any axle allowed
Front end - open
Rear rims - open, should support slip on silicone tires

Rear Tires - any color slip on
Front Tires - open

Hard shell injection molded or resin cast 

American 2 door model 1950-1985 

Bodies “Fairgrounds” style
Body must have 3 numbers
Windshields are optional
Bodies maybe lightened and lowered
Bumpers are optional
Screw post allowed

All AFX and JL/AW parts can be mixed and matched in either chassis