Racers Racing Series
Frequently Asked Questions.
Q: What is
Racers Racing Series (RRS) is a simple point system that covers 60 of the
biggest National sprint car, midget, and champ-dirt races. Points are based on
final posted results. At the end of the season the
Q: Why do
A: Why not?
The RRS, if supported by the sprint car and midget community alone, could lead
to bettering our sport by putting up more money for the racers and highlighting
our most important races. Imagine if 125 fans or businesses gave $1,000 each.
Suddenly we would be paying $50,000 to a champion, which would generate
headlines and interest. Additionally we would have a budget to market the
does the future hold?
A: No one
knows. We think if these 60 races were televised by a network, a very tidy and
entertaining package could be created. Fans would get to see great racing with
points racing drama. A TV sponsor could make the points payoff big enough for
drivers from the winged world to consider racing non-wing events and
vice-versa. The RRS covers many top sanctioning bodies at their most
prestigious races. The natural energy of these 60 intense racing events comes
makes the schedule?
HammerDown! Promotions owner Bobby Gerould. Bobby’s first racing love is for sprint cars,
midgets, and Silver Crown cars. He has traveled the
Q: How does
the point system work?
A: It pays
70 points to win, 63 for second, 57, for third, 52 for fourth, 48 for fifth, 45
for sixth, 43 for seventh, 42 for eighth and drops by one until 35 points for
Q: What is
the All-HammerDown! Team?
All-HammerDown! Team is a fictional team composed of the Top 40 drivers in the
RRS Point Standings at the end of each season.
Q: When will
my logo appear on the web site after I contribute?
must clear. Money orders will allow for quicker posting. General policy is that
once artwork is received, it will be posted within seven days.
can contributions be sent to?
Q: How do
the racers and race promoters feel about the RRS?
experience so far is that they are appreciative even if they don’t really get
it yet. We don’t ask for anything from the promoters or racers, and they get
free publicity for their races, and race teams. The top five drivers in 2005
will receive money.