Return to Racing 2021
Added by Kevin on Wednesday 14th April
Following on from the Scottish Government update on Tuesday 13th May 2021, Hardie Race Promotions are delighted to announce that racing will resume at Lochgelly Raceway on Saturday 1st May 2021 following permission being granted from our local authority.
And in an unexpected, but extremely welcome BONUS, we will welcome in the public as well, with our drive-in viewing facility permitted to resume from the 26th April.
Hardie Race Promotions are pleased to confirm that the pricing structure will remain the same for domestic events as they were in 2020. Hardie Race Promotions are also giving the opportunity to one lucky individual to be in with a chance of winning a season pass for the 2021 campaign in our online raffle. You can purchase a number for less than the cost of a domestic meeting using This Link!
Drivers can now book in for the event on the 1st May through This Link
Those wishing to take up a trackside viewing slot, can book through our website as well, using This Link
With the season finally getting underway, we have a number of advertising and sponsorship opportunities still available, from website advertising and trackside advertising boards, to meeting and formula sponsorship. Contact us for more information on how to support HRP and get your business noticed at the same time!!
We are delighted to be back and would like to thank Fife Council for their continued co-operation and assistance in aiding us return to racing!
As with 2020, temperature checks will be conducted upon arrival for all attendees
Those in trackside viewing are required to stay in their vehicles
Face coverings will be required for those visiting our facilities
Face coverings will be required by drivers and teams
Only 1 person should enter the toilets at any one time
Social Distancing rules apply.
National Hot Rod European Championship 2021
Added by Kevin on Wednesday 7th April
Hardie Race Promotions are delighted to confirm that the 2021 National Hot Rod European Championship - sponsored by DPC Commercials - will go ahead on May 22nd and 23rd Weekend. The main event will be a 35 lap challenge on the Saturday night as they nations top drivers battle it out for the chance to leave with the European Championship - currently held by Jason Kew!
The Classic Hot Rods will race for their Scottish Championship on the Saturday night as well, whilst the Stock Rods will compete in a round of qualifying races ahead of their inaugral Scottish Challenge Trophy to be contested for on the Sunday afternoon. The Ministox will also feature.
The Sunday will see the Nationals race for their own Scottish Championship and Malcolm Chesher Memorial, whilst the Classics will contest for the Malcolm Chesher Memorial as well. The Stock Rods will contest in further heats before racing for their Scottish Challenge Trophy. The Ministox and 1300 Stock Cars will also participate.
Ticketing information coming soon.
All information is subject to restrictions being lifted.
News Round Up
Added by Kevin on Tuesday 30th March
Hardie Race Promotions are pleased to confirm, that after dialogue with Spedeworth Motorsports, the Classic Hot Rods
will remain part of our National Hot Rod European Championship weekend, now scheduled to take place on the 22nd and 23rd May. We would like to thank Spedeworth for their co-operation in resolving a fixture clash for the Classic Hot Rods. With regards to the National Hot Rod European Championship, we can confirm that this will be a 35 lap race.
Our Ninja Kart European Championship, originally pencilled in for Saturday 8th May
, has been rescheduled and will now take place on Saturday 12th June
. Ninja Karts will remain part of the meeting on 8th May. Stock Rods have also been added to the line up for Saturday 8th May.
The Big Van Banger Shaun Walsh Memorial Event
will now take place on Saturday 19th June, a date that was originally kept empty on our fixture list. The 1300 Stock Cars, CC Rods, 2.0 Hot Rods and Junior Productions will also feature on this date.
The National Micro Banger Team Event (See Here for details
), will now take place on Saturday 26th June. The CC Rods and Junior Productions have been removed from this date and added to the 19th June date (as detailed above).
Hoosier Tyre series round 1, originally scheduled for 3rd April, will now take place on the 29th May.
The ProStocks Scottish Championship will now take place on place on Saturday 12th June, having been originally scheduled for the 22nd May.
We are currently looking at our fixture list to see if it is possible / where it is possible to add in any additional dates to alleviate a number of lost dates. We will advertise this in the future, if it is possible to do so.
Finally, we would like to confirm that we will run Bitg Van Bangers in line with Spedeworth rules. A minimum van size of a SWB transit is applicable and no upper limit size( though must all be vans. Any vans with a chassis leg to the rear of the van must cut the chassis behind the rear axle.
Added by Kevin on Tuesday 30th March
New websites are now online for both 2.0 Hot Rod drivers and Superstox drivers to view their tyre sheet information. This website will be used by drivers to upload a copy of their tyre logs for each upcoming event.
The website addresses are:-
2.0 Hot Rods:- https://www.2litre-drivers.co.uk
Please use the above link(s) to visit the websites where drivers MUST sign-up to use the system as this will now be part of each formulas rules. Once a driver has signed up their tyre information will then be linked to their account in due course.
Next Open Practice
Added by Kevin on Monday 29th March
Hardie Race Promotions are pleased to confirm that our next open practice session will take place on Saturday 10th April 2021, from 12-4pm. Junior Tests will be available at 11am.
This practice session is pre-booking only.
Book Via our online shop - https://www.hardieracepromotions.co.uk/merch/?P=shop&PT=10Please note
-We encourage teams to only bring 1 helper with each driver, however, a maximum of 2 are permitted, but must be from no more than 2 households in line with adults meeting up outdoor restrictions. Details are required for everyone age 12+.
-Face Coverings are COMPULSORY. If you are exempt or cannot wear one, we urge you not to attend.
-Under 18s can travel from throughout Scotland (and can be brought by a parent/guardian).
-Anyone else should only attend if they are based in Fife - a reminder it is currently against the law to travel outwith your local authority if not permitted to do so.
-No spectators permitted.
News ArchiveApril Fixture Amendments
- Added 22nd March 2021 10:10Advertise With HRP
- Added 16th March 2021 09:58Practice 27-3-21
- Added 15th March 2021 15:51Ninja Kart Sponsorship
- Added 8th March 2021 11:202021 Fixture Amendments
- Added 15th February 2021 10:43Ministox Sponsorship
- Added 21st January 2021 13:24Micro Banger TEAMS
- Added 19th January 2021 13:132021 Season
- Added 18th January 2021 11:122.0 Hot Rod Sponsorship
- Added 15th January 2021 14:382021 Stock Rods at HRP
- Added 14th January 2021 16:15Superstox Tire Series
- Added 13th January 2021 15:58Merry Christmas
- Added 22nd December 2020 16:37Winter Series Cancelled
- Added 26th November 2020 10:032.0 Hot Rod Panels
- Added 25th November 2020 09:46Sponsorship and Advertising
- Added 13th November 2020 14:23Who Could Have Scripted 2020?
- Added 10th November 2020 16:41Ninja Karts Announcement
- Added 30th October 2020 16:41HRP Winter Series
- Added 22nd October 2020 11:50Superstox World Championship
- Added 7th October 2020 14:09Micro Banger World Cup 2020
- Added 1st October 2020 12:35Fixture News
- Added 29th September 2020 15:16Micro Banger World Cup
- Added 10th September 2020 12:43Rule Clarifications
- Added 3rd September 2020 16:55HRP 2 Day Special Event
- Added 26th August 2020 13:17COVID-19 Info
- Added 24th August 2020 16:49