2018 VeeRG FV Challenge Series
Vehicle Specifications and Rules
December 2017 – FINAL
The VeeRG Formula Vee series is comprised of 2 distinct Formula Vee classes for single seat, open wheel race cars.
These classes are:
FORMULA VEE DEFINITION
Formula Vee is a restricted class. Therefore, any allowable modifications, changes or additions are as stated herein. There are no exceptions.
IF IN DOUBT, DON’T.
Vintage Formula Vee is a class for single seat racing cars based on components from the standard Volkswagen 1200 series Type l, U.S. model sedan, as originally manufactured and imported by VW in 1961. Any Formula Vee manufactured prior to January 1, 1976, is eligible provided it complies with the following rules:
A. No component of the engine, power train, front suspension, or brakes shall be altered, modified or changed, nor be of other than VW manufacture, unless specifically authorized herein.
B. The bodywork is the original bodywork, or is substantially identical to the bodywork installed when the car was originally manufactured.
C. The car must originally have been manufactured two springs and two shocks as the supporting devices for the rear suspension.
WHEELS AND TIRES
Wheels shall be standard VW 4 or 4.5 inch slotted or solid wheels.
The engine shall be a standard VW 1200 power plant with an 1192 cc displacement. Engine specifications are defined as those included in the 2018 Monoposto FV rules (www.monoposto.com/MR_2018_Rules.html) with the exceptions of:
Brake drums, backing plates, brake shoes, and wheel cylinders shall be standard 1192 VW sedan or exact replacement parts. Ribbed-type rear brake drums may be used and any type lining material may be used on the brake shoes. The car shall be equipped with a dual braking system operated by a single control. A separate hand brake is not required. Brake lines may be of any suitable material, including steel braided lines.
SUSPENSION, TRANSMISSION AND REAR AXLE, FRAME AND BODY
Specifications are defined as those included in the 2017 Monoposto FV rules with the exceptions of:
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