1. GAME PLAY AND CONTROLLER USE
- All drivers must use either the original NASCAR Racing 2003
Season sim, or the NR2007 sim with modifications, so that the
sim will access the race server via the RLM Arena.
- All drivers must use a driving wheel of their choosing. NO
game pads, joysticks or keyboards are permitted.
- All provisionals must be posted on the forum no later than 24
hours after the start of that race.
drivers MUST be on TeamSpeak3 with a working mic.
If you are
in the race server and not on TeamSpeak3 when the Driver's
Meeting begins, you will be ejected from the race server.
4. START TIMES
- The race server will be usually be up for practice no later
than 7:00 PM Eastern the day of the race.
Driver's Meeting is held at 8:10 PM Eastern, followed by a 5
minute practice, qualifying and a 10 minute Happy Hour.
server is reset for the final time for the 5 minute practice,
drivers are not permitted to disconnect from the race server.
adjustments may be made at the Admin's discretion.
/ RESTARTS / CAUTIONS / GREEN FLAG STOPS
- NO passing the car directly in
front of you on starts/restarts until you have crossed the start
- NO racing back to the caution
flag for the entire race.
Restart order will be at the
Admin's discretion, either single-file with lead lap cars to the
outside and lap down cars to the inside (original sim rules) or
double-file. This will be announced in the Driver's Meeting. The
leader gets lane choice on restarts.
NO "HOT-PITTING" allowed ("Hot-Pitting" is when a driver crosses the entry line of
pit road at a higher rate of speed than posted for pit road). All drivers
MUST be at pit road speed at the line. If a driver admits that
they did speed, but did not receive a black flag from the sim, they will be
asked to fall to last on the track during the green flag run.
Any driver caught hot-pitting after a review of the race replay
will receive a one lap penalty for each
infringement and loss of points.
6. "LUCKY DOG" / "WAVE-AROUND" RULES
- "Lucky Dog" recipients will be notified both on TeamSpeak and
on text chat. When the "one to go" notification is given
(caution lights go out), pass the entire field on the high side
of the track unless otherwise instructed and line up at the rear
of the field. When the race goes green an admin will clear your
black flag. This rule is in effect for the entire distance of
- Drivers are
only eligible for the "Wave-Around" if they are a lap or more
down, have NOT pitted during the caution and find themselves
lined up IN FRONT OF the lead lap cars. If you have pitted under
the caution or find yourself lined up behind lead lap cars, then
you are NOT eligible for the "Wave-Around" and should remain
where you are in the lineup. All eligible
drivers must follow the "Lucky Dog" car around and line up at
the rear of the field.
When the race goes green an admin will clear your black flag.
- If you are the cause of a
caution, you will NOT be eligible for the "Lucky Dog" or the
- If you are a lap or more down with 10 laps or less to go you
must go down pit road and line up in the back in order to give
the lead lap drivers a chance to race for the win.
- NO "low-lining" or blocking until there are 5 laps to go.
9. CHAT / "FLAMING"
- No chat / text during
qualifying and race chat only on TeamSpeak when the caution is
out. NO "flaming" will be tolerated on TeamSpeak or in text
chat!!! Flaming will get you ejected from the race (for which
you will receive NO points) and subject to up to four weeks
suspension from that night's league.
- If you
are caught cheating you will be banned... PERMANENTLY!!!
You must read, understand and agree to follow
these rules before you can continue with signing up with Afterburner Motorsports.