MR2 Wakefield Park Challenge

Frequently Asked Questions



Q - I don't have a racing car. Can I still enter?
A - Yes. This event is for anyone - including people that are new to the track, all the way up to seasoned racers.

Q - Do I need a race suit?
A - The minimum is for all drivers and passengers to wear wrist-to-neck-to-ankle fire resistant clothing (cotton, not polyester) and a helmet that meets Australian Standard 1698 or higher.

Q - I don't have a MR2. Can I still enter?
A - Yes. All types of cars are welcome.

Q - Do I have to be a MR2 owners club member to enter?
A - No. Anyone can enter.

Q - Will my car be secure on Monday night?
A - Yes - the track is locked up overnight and the pit lane garages are also locked.

Q - What will the weather be like in Goulburn at that time of year?
A - The weather can be very variable in Goulburn, even though it is mid summer. We reccommend that you take clothes for hot days and cold nights.

Q - Will the event be run if it rains?
A - The event will proceed in rain, hail, snow or shine.

Q - Are there vehicle noise restrictions at Wakefield Park?
A - Yes. All vehicles must be fitted with a suitable muffler and maximum acceptable noise levels are 85dB flypast measured 30 metres from the track edge on the straight. Wakefield park officials will give non compliant vehicles one opportunity to remedy noncompliant vehicles prior to exclusion from the event. FYI the MR2 Australia SW20 race car registers at around 80dB.

Q - Is E85 fuel available for purchase at the track?
A - No. You will need to purchase E85 fuel before the event and carry it to the track in jerry cans.

Q - Is E85 fuel available in Goulburn?
A - No. The closest E85 retailer is in Sutton - 1542 Federal Highway Service Road, Sutton NSW 2620, which is around 40 minutes away from the track and is close to Canberra.

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