2017 Superstock 1000 Shakeup
Looks like our class IS going to get some more airtime and the recognition it deserve! Check out the rule and class changes for next year! 20 races and a KIT ECU to run! Going to be a very exciting year for Ash & Josh!
National Superstock 1000 Championship
Championship updates for the 2017 season
MSVR in consultation with the manufactures' liaison group have agreed the following changes to the National Superstock 1000 class for 2017.
Introduction of three race concepts: Standard length race
50 (miles*) increased distance race
100 (2 x 50 miles* back to back races punctuated by a controlled, compulsory service period in pitlane to facilitate tyre changes and refueling) – half points awarded per leg.
PROVISIONAL COMPOSITION OF CHAMPIONSHIP RACES
1/2/3 Donington 100 + Standard 4/5 Brands Hatch 50 + Standard 6 Oulton Park 50 7/8 Donington (WSBK) 100 9/10 Knockhill Standard x2 11 Snetterton 50 12/13 Brands Hatch GP 100 + Standard 14 Thruxton Standard 15/16/17 Cadwell Park 100 + Standard 18 Silverstone 50 19 Oulton Park Standard 20 Brands Hatch GP 50
3 practice sessions per event
Other class revisions:
Revised technical rules allowing manufacturers kit ECU and harness (within price cap). Manufacturers without kit ECU option will be authorised series bespoke firmware
SC2 tyre mandated
Manufacturers and model championship to run parallel
Further increased visibility of manufacturer brand to aid recognition using manufacturer specific front number plate background:
Aprilia – black BMW – light blue Ducati – white Honda – red Kawasaki – green Suzuki – yellow Yamaha – dark blue
*race lengths being determined within constraints of fuel consumption