As Formula First goes into its 14th year of racing as an SCCA sanctioned racing series and our sixth year as an SCCA GCR class, (12th year for our Trophy Series) the Formula First Drivers Association is please to announce a twelve race, three division SCCA Regional racing series.

(Results of prior seasons points can be found here)

In order to be eligible for The 2016 US Formula First Regional Championship Series points and contingencies, drivers must be members of the Formula First Drivers Association to officially participate in the series. Those who are not members of the Formula First Drivers Association can join by e-mailing fst@rochester.rr.com.

Series trophies will be presented to the top three series finishers. In addition there will be a rookie of the year trophy awarded to the highest placing first year driver.

 

The 2016 US Formula First 
Championship Series *

Official Race Schedule:

Blackhawk Farms      June 11-12

Mid-Ohio         July 15-17

 PIRC               Aug 13-14

 Gingerman          Sept 17-18

 Road Atlanta          Nov 4-6

2016 Series Points
 

2015 Standing Blackhawk Mid-Ohio PIRC Gingerman Atlanta Total
Pos Driver 1 P/F 2 P/F 3 P/F 4 P/F 5 P/F 6 P/F 7 P/F 8 P/F 9 P/F 10 P/F  
1 Doug Seim 13     13 1         10   10 1 10 1 10 1         70
2 Rob Clark 7 2 1 1 8   8 1 13 1 13   13 1             69
3 Ayrton Criss           10   7 8 1 8* 1 6               41
4 Dave Dawson         7   5   1       8   13 1         35
5 Sam Farmiga   7   3     6 7   8*                   32
6 Phil McSherry         13 1 13 1                         28
7 Weller 10   10                                   20
8 Brian Finegan 8   8                                   16
9 George Podgorski         4 1 10                           15
10 Gary Moreman 1   6   2   4           7   8           28
11 Butch Deer 1   5                                   6
12 Matt Gordon         6                               6
13 Wright         5                               5
14 Jason Steeb         1                               1
17 Richardson                 1                       1

Blue = Win,   Red = 2nd,   Green = 3rd.

* Tie numbers awarded due to steward errors

These are the core events as of 1/20/2016.  Events may be added. 

**Championship points will be scored for 8 of the 12 races Races cover Cen-Div, GL-Div and
MW-Div Additional Mid-Div and NE-Div races may be added.  Come join the FST family for
low cost, fun and competitive racing.
 

Series sponsors:

Hoosier Tire
(The official series spec tire)

Will provide (1) free tire to the winner of each series event, (1) free tire to the second place finisher of each series event and (1) free tire given to a random drawn event entrant finishing between third and the last finishing position. In addition, Hoosier will award a set of (4) tires at season end to the series “hard luck” driver. The award is given to the driver with a minimum of 5 series race starts and the lowest accumulation of series points. The Hoosier tire contingency sign up is mandatory for eligibility and can be found here: www.hoosiertire.com/rrtire.htm “click” on contingency and scroll down to the Formula First Contingency Program.
 

Aurora Bearing

SR Racing

 

Points scoring:

Race Entry: 1 point
Pole Position: 1 point
Fastest Lap: 1 point
Finish Position: 1st – 12 points
2nd – 9 points
3rd – 7 points
4th – 6 points
5th – 5 points
6th – 4 points
7th – 3 points
8th – 2 points
9th – 1 point

*There may be races added and/or scoring methods changed.

Information Contact List and Formula First Drivers Association Committee:

Robert Guhde - fst@rochester.rr.com (585) 747-1421

Bill Bonow – bbonow@comcast.net (815) 715-3253

Jim Schings – sracing@mindspring.com (859) 252-2349

Aaron "Butch" Deer - butch_deer@mindspring.com (859) 963-8318

Dave Dawson – dd46637@comcast.net (574) 968-8722