Club membership is not required to participate in our meetings or events. Our meetings and events are open to the public.
Club membership is not required to participate in our events, our events are open to the public. One of the benefits of club membership is a discounted price to participate in WMC events.
To compete in our Autocross events, you need to be age 16 or older with a valid driver's license. Competitors under age 18 must have a parent or guardian present to sign our insurance waiver. Your vehicle must pass a tech inspection, meaning it needs to be in good and safe running condition. Things we look for in a tech inspection include: No excessive Play in wheel bearings Good Tire condition No loose or missing lug nuts/bolts Braking system in good condition Battery is secure (No Zip-Ties, must be securely fastened down) Throttle return works No excessive fluid leakage Clean interior, no loose items in vehicle Functional seat belts A helmet is also required. See below for helmet specifications.
Yes, novices are welcome at all WMC events! If you are a novice, let the people at registration know and they will help you get registered and set you up for a course walk. Our events are split into morning and afternoon sessions. Novices are welcome during both sessions. An experienced club member will be assigned to take novices through a detailed course walk to familiarize them with the course of the day.
A helmet is required. You may use your own or the club has loaner helmets available for use. If you bring your own, it must be rated SNELL M2005 or SA2005 or better.
Determining which class a vehicle belongs in is the responsibility of the competitors. If you are not sure which class your car should be in, you can find out here:
2017 SCCA Rules
- Can I have a passenger at WMC Autocrosses? / Can I be a passenger at WMC Autocrosses?
Short answer: Yes Long answer: Only 1 passenger per vehicle. NO ONE under 16 years of age.
- How old do I need to be to compete in WMC events?
Driver's minimum age of 18 with valid driver's license. OR Driver's ages 16 and 17 require valid driver's license(no permits) and parental attendance(mandatory).