Rules & Regs

Transponder Strength – Timing R1/R2

As some of you may be aware, it has been pointed out since the last round that a few teams seemed to be having issues with their transponders picking up reliably. It was suggested at the time that this was

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2019 Rules and Regulations v4.3

We have made some very small changes to the Rules and Regulations for the 2019 Season. 3 wording changes have been made… 3 ENGINE 3.1 Extra Loop – Updated Wording SRR15. Tyres –Updated to include YDS NFA Marked Tyres 6.2

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RHPK Potential Gearing Change – Poll Results

Thank you to all of our teams who voted, we can confirm that 84% of teams voted for gearing to remain the same (71 Sprockets) The poll was created following on from the previous article:- http://www.rhpk.co.uk/2018/09/06/rhpk-potential-gearing-change/

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RHPK Potential Gearing Change – Your Vote

Follow on from Kelvin’s recent post regarding we are opening asking all RHPK 2018 teams to vote. Keep 71 Sprockets or drop down a tooth to 70. Please ensure 1 team member from your team votes (We will be sense

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RHPK Potential Gearing Change?

There have been several engine blow-ups this year, more perhaps than I can ever remember happening in a season before. These have affected both our major engine suppliers, and have been caused by con-rod failure. This too, has previously been

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Post Round 6 – GX160 Honda Exhausts, Final Update

You will be aware that there were exclusions for non-compliance at the last round, involving exhausts. View the previous article here :-  You might recall that my reasoning centred on a camera view that tended to suggest that a port

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Post Round 6 – GX160 Honda Exhausts

First of all, a little history! The standard Honda exhaust has a baffle inside which, due to the extreme vibration and RPM’s we put it through, breaks off. When it does this, it rattles around inside the exhaust, breaking into

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Magnetic filler plugs

The RHPK engine regulations reflect the MSA Honda GX160 technical regulations, which are very clear about standard engine components, and what can be replaced. Unfortunately, the filler plug is not one of them! This does not mean that this is

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Rules and Regulations 4.2 – 2018

We have published the latest rules and regulations which covers the 2018 season. The following amendments have been made… Page 12, Corrected Typo RR19. Starts, Green light board, Grid Positions RR21. Flag Signals, Wording Changed RR24. Refuelling Stops, updated to

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2018 Rules and Regulations Discussion – Your input needed

For the 2018 season we need your input and view on the current 2017 rules and regulations. Below is a form to enter your opinions/changes on specific rules and regulations, or to add completely new ones. This has been broken

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