Speed News April 2016

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CLASS DESCRIPTION "The Porsche 944 924S Spec class is a class for those individuals who wish to race a CLASS SYLLABUS 944 SPEC 944 Spec is growing in many NASA regions. As a result, the Championships events on both coasts are always hotly contested, and the camaraderie among the competitors is first rate. With "half a V8" from the Porsche 928 in the front and a transaxle in the rear, the cars are exceptionally well balanced. They're also reasonably light at 2,600 pounds, so they're easy on tires and brakes. If you in- vestigate a little, you'll find it is much, much less expensive to race a Porsche than you might think. To look further into the rules, visit: 944 Spec Rules STORY AND PHOTOS BY BRETT BECKER Porsche in a competitive series with limited expense and low cost of operation. These rules are intended to control costs and reduce any performance advantage from the cars so that driving ability and race setup are the greatest factors in determining winners. The following are approved and disapproved items for the class. The spirit of the class is for all cars to be equal in weight and horsepower and be competitive with one another. The focus will be on driver ability and not dollar ability. This class is not intended to be an engine builder or innovator's class." 54

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