The newest, world class, multi-purpose kart racing facility now open!
Join the SIMA Kart Racing Club and race at one of the best karting facilities in North America. Whether you are karting for the competition or a family weekend getaway, our club welcomes both. We hope to see you at the next event!
2013 Advance to France - Qualifier Series for the IAME X30 International Finals
May 4 - June 22 - July 13 - Aug 3 - Aug 24 - Sept 21 - Oct 19 & 20 IAME FINALS (France)
In only its third season of racing, Advance to France SIMA Series is drawing over 60 participants per race. Part of its attraction is the $24,000 worth of prizes given away throughout the season. The biggest prizes are the four chances to race in France at the IAME's X30 International Finals. These will be awarded to the Championship winners of Iame Sr., Tag Sr., Masters and Shifter. With the exception of the racing in France, prizes on not given to the winners, but instead randomly drawn at the end of each race day. Check out our sponsors page to see the list of amazing prizes!
Online registration closes the Friday night before the event. Pre-register a week in advance to save $25.
Sumas International Racing Academy (SIMA) cultivates a fun, laid back and competitive environment for all levels of racing. SIMA's goal is to re-establish the camaraderie in the sport of karting by strengthening relationships with family and friends who participate in the race day activities, encouraging clean and respectful driving and offering all those to attend the facility with friendly and first class service.
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Race dates are a one day event, held on Saturdays. Gates to the facility open at 8:00 am. If your new to karting, spectators are welcome (mandatory insurance bands must be purchased at entrance).
Want to race but you don't have your own kart??? Try SIMA's RENTAL KART RACE. For $50, drivers will have a chance to hone their skills in an 8 lap (approx. 12 minute) Pre Final Race and then put those skills to use in the 10 Lap (approx. 15 minute) Final Race. Only limited space available!
PRE-REGISTER AND SAVE $25.00! (Race karts only)
Race Karts - $85 Entry Fee per Race – Second class $35
Rental Karts - $50 Entry Fee
FREE FRIDAY - PRACTICE DAY
SIMA will be open for an official practice day on the Friday. Practice will be free for those of you who decide to pre-register on-line. Trailers & RV's are permitted to remain on the grounds overnight on Friday. Sign up for the practice day when pre-registering for the event.
Tag Jr. I
|Gazelle (230 lbs), Mini Swift (240 lbs) unrestricted and 100 Leopard w/17mm intake & 25mm Exhaust (250 lbs), Rotax Micro Max (235 lbs) Rotax International rules(See below for tire rule)|
Tag Jr. 2
|100 Leopard w/25mm Exhaust (265 lbs), Rotax Mini Max (265 lbs) Rotax International rules (See below for tire rule)|
|125 Leopard w/30mm Exhaust (320 lbs) or Rotax (320lbs) under Rotax international Rules (See below for tire rule)|
|TAG Sr. / Age 16 up Masters (Age 40+)||TAG SR. - 125 Leopard 365, Rotax 375 (see. Rotax Rules for engines specs), Rok (375 lbs), X30 (365 lbs), Dragon (390lbs) Yamaha - (320lbs)|
(See below for tire rule)
Masters- 125cc Leopard - (390lbs) Rotax - (390lbs) X30 - (390lbs) Dragon - (410lbs) Yamaha - (320lbs)
Age 16 up
|125 Leopard (365 lbs), X30 (365 lbs), Dragon (390lbs) (See below for tire rule)|
Expert Shifter/ Shifter
Age 16 up
Stock – Moto, Honda & TM Tag ICC (385 lbs) Modified Honda, Tag ICC, IAME, TM Cross (410lbs) (See below for tire rule)
|4 Stroke Sr Light & Heavy||Engine rules as per IKF. Weights as follows (Stock) Clone (345 lbs), (Stock) Honda (345 lbs). Either modified engines (365 lbs), L206 (365 lbs) World Formula (400 lbs) ****Please note for stock engines weight will be 345 lbs and heavy will be 380 lbs since that is what is most commonly run. SIMA reserves the right to assign drivers to classes based on engine config and weight*****(See below for tire rule)|
RENTAL KART RACE
Age 16 up
|WWR: Re Driver Wanted! $50 per person. Includes qualifying, heat race and final. No previous racing experience required. Must be over 15 years old. Winner receives free entry in the next race.|
Age 16 up
|NORDAM Engine as provided by IAME. Weight (329lbs)|
Approved tires for Summer Series SR - Bridgestone YKC or YLC, Maxxis HG3, MG Yellow red & White, Mojo D2
Approved tires for JR II and III- Bridgestone YKC or YLC and MG Yellow or White
Approved tires for JR and 4 cycle - Bridgestone YKC or YLC, MG Red, MG Yellow or White
Spec Tire for all non-highlighted classses: Bridgestone YKC or YKL
** All participants are required to have Summer Series sponsors stickers on their kart. **
**SIMA reserves the right to adjust weights in order to provide a level playing field. **
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