Quincy Grand Prix of Karting

Karting legends are created here

June 9th + 10th, 2018

We'll see you at 'The Park'!

South Park, Quincy, Illinois

Schedule updated June 4th, 2018

Friday

June 8

8:30 am – 5:00 pm

TNT Kartways open practice.  Break engines in and get everything ready.  If you are registered to race in the Park, the only cost will is a $10 insurance pass for anyone in the pit area.  No cost to watch from outside the pit area. 

10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Registration in the Shelter House at South Park.

9:00 am – Dark

Parking of competitors trucks and trailers--Please read!

All competitors must enter The Park in the following manner.  Go to the intersection of 12th and Harrison.  Go south on 12th to the entrance of the Park.  A Grand Prix official will direct you from there to your pit spot.  Under no circumstance should you park your truck/trailer/tow vehicle without the supervision of the Grand Prix team.  Tow vehicles will need to be disconnected and parked on the far west side of the pit area.  Again, the Grand Prix team will direct you.  You will have access to the vehicle but we don’t have room to let it stay connected.  Due to the nature of the circuit, competitors will not be allowed to remove trailers until the conclusion of the races on Sunday.

5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

“Blues in the District” at Washington Park, 5th & Maine, Quincy.  Great bands, food and drink at a beautiful park in downtown Quincy.  Entry is free.  There is a special karters tent on site with refreshments.


Saturday

June 9

TRANSPONDERS MANDATORY EVERY ON-TRACK SESSION

7:00 am -8:00 am

Parking of competitors trucks and trailers

7:45     Mandatory Drivers Meeting

Warmup Session 1
8:30    All 206 Briggs
8:36    80cc Shifter, 125cc Shifter
8:42     Pickup
8:52    All Yamaha
8:58    All Margay Ignite
9:04    Vintage
9:10     Pickup 

Warmup Session 2
9:20    All 206 Briggs
9:28    80cc Shifter, 125cc Shifter
9:36    Pickup
9:46    All Yamaha
9:54    All Margay Ignite
10:02   Vintage
10:10    Pickup 

Practice By Class
10:20    Briggs 206 Medium
10:30    Yamaha Medium
10:40    Pickup
10:50    Margay Ignite
11:00    Yamaha Masters/Super Masters
11:10     80cc Shifter
11:20    Pickup
11:30    Briggs 206 Heavy
11:40    Vintage
11:50    Margay Ignite Masters
12:00   Pickup
12:10    Briggs Masters/Super Masters
12:20   Yamaha Heavy
12:30    125cc Shifter
12:40    Pickup

Qualifying
1:00    Briggs 206 Medium
1:10    Yamaha Medium
1:20    Pickup
1:30    Margay Ignite
1:40    Yamaha Masters/Super Masters
1:50    80cc Shifter
2:00    Pickup
2:10    Briggs 206 Heavy
2:20    Vintage
2:30    Margay Ignite Masters
2:40    Pickup
2:50    Brigg Masters/Super Masters
3:00    Yamaha Heavy
3:10    125cc Shifter
3:20    Pickup

3:30    Welcome Ceremonies, Prayer, National Anthem

4:00    Saturday Sprint Yamaha Heavy
4:20    Saturday Sprint Briggs 206 Heavy
4:40    Saturday Sprint Margay Ignite
5:00    Business person practice and race

7:00-10:00     Karters party at Native Wings.
         
  Come and enjoy one of Quincy’s newest restaurants and night spots on beautiful Front Street by the river.
            Show your wrist bank for free admittance
            Food and refreshments
 


Sunday

June 10

8:00 MANDATORY DRIVERS MEETING
 

Practice By Class
8:45    Briggs 206 Medium
8:52    Yamaha Medium
8:59    Pickup
9:09    Margay Ignite
9:16     Yamaha Masters/Super Masters
9:23     Pickup
9:33     80cc Shifter     
9:40     Briggs 206 Heavy
9:47     Pickup
9:57     Vintage
10:04   Margay Ignite Masters
10:11     Pickup
10:21    Briggs Masters/Super Masters
10:28   Yamaha Heavy
10:35    125cc Shifter
10:42    Pickup

11:30    Welcome Ceremonies, Prayer, National Anthem
 

Championship Sunday Races

(pickup following each race)
12:00    Briggs 206 Medium
12:30    Yamaha Medium
1:00      Margay Ignite
1:30      Yamaha Masters/Super Masters
2:00     80cc Shifter
2:30     Briggs 206 Heavy
3:00     Vintage
3:30     Margay Ignite Masters
4:00     Briggs Masters/Super Masters
4:30     Yamaha Heavy
5:00     125cc Shifter
6:00     Presentation Of The Gussie’s, Trophies, Merchandise

 

 South Park Legend Scott Pruett accepts congratulations from Jimmy Mann Jr after winning the 1982 PKA 100cc Pro Open event.  

South Park Legend Scott Pruett accepts congratulations from Jimmy Mann Jr after winning the 1982 PKA 100cc Pro Open event.  

Become legendary, race at South Park!

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