ACTIVE SPEED RECORDS

Updated October 8, 2020
WMCR Division
Class
Name
Speed
Car
Engine
Track
Date
CLASS V
J. O'Donnell
206.662
FTL
Picco-EXR
WN
6/5/1994
CLASS IV
J. O'Donnell
184.505
Piotti
Picco
WN
2/6/2002
CLASS III
N. Tucci II
177.478
Stelling
NovaRossi-STL
NY
8/4/2019
CLASS II
R. Democh
161.628
NSC / Sepp
Picco
NY
9/4/2014
CLASS I
R. Democh
155.732
Kazny
Kapu
NY
8/27/2005
AMRCA Division
Class I:   Manufactured Arrow
Class
Name
Speed
Car/Build
Engine
Track
Date
1: Arrow Stock
Tonnie Pegue
142.86
Arrow
Yellow Jacket
WN
6/18/1972
Class II:  Manufactured Modified Arrow
Class
Name
Speed
Car/Build
Engine
Track
Date
2A:  Open
Rich Democh
156.196
Arrow / Democh
Picco
WN
4/22/2018
2B:  Side Exhaust
Ted Dodd
149.50
Arrow
Yellow Jacket
WN
8/6/1972
Class III:  Custom
Class
Name
Speed
Car/Build
Engine
Track
Date
3A:  Open
Stuart Hamill
176.582
Kuebler / Ellis
Eagle
NY
9/4/2014
3B:  Side Exhaust
Roy Torrey
164.23
1234
Yellow Jacket
WN
8/25/1972
3C:  Suspension
Stuart Hamill
173.918
Patriot/Ellis
Eagle
WN
4/17/2016
3E: Electric 80 WH
no record
Class IV:  Manufactured Proto - B Grade
Class
Name
Speed
Car/Build
Engine
Track
Date
4:  Baffled Piston
Bob Jaquez
145.533
Railton
Rossi
WN
7/26/2020
Class V:  Experimental
Class
Name
Speed
Car/Build
Engine
Track
Date
5A:  Open
Roy Torrey
180.72
Fryco Mk4
OPS
And
8/23/1980
5B:  Unlimited
Jack Boudakian
188.705
No. Cal. Special
Picco
WN
2/17/1996
5C:  Unpiped
Dave Lundegard
191.322
FTL / Torrey
Eagle
WN
2/5/2012
Class VI:  Mites Modified (A=.12, B=.14, C=.21, D=.3056)
Class
Name
Speed
Car/Build
Engine
Track
Date
6A:  0-.129 ci
Charles Hamill
93.377
RWP
Picco 12
NY
9/4/2008
6B:  .13-.159 ci
Jonah Regh
124.757
MMM Roadster
Nelson 15
And
8/21/2010
6C:  .16-.219 ci
Streve Morse
128.441
Fryco Mk8 / Ellis
OPS 21
WN
11/25/2018
6D:  .22-.3056 ci
Steve Morse
148.954
Fryco Mk8 / Ellis
OPS 29
WN
9/15/2019
6E: Electric 40 WH
no record
Class VII:  Mites Stock (A=.9, B=.15, C=.19, D=.29)
Class
Name
Speed
Car/Build
Engine
Track
Date
7A:  0-.999 ci
Charles Hamill
38.624
RWP
McCoy 09
WN
5/6/2018
7B:  .10-.159 ci
Rich Democh
102.678
Kuebler / Ellis
K&B Torpedo 15
WN
9/9/2007
7C:  .16-.199 ci
Steve Morse
85.227
Morse / Hamill
Super-Tigre 19
WN
9/12/2020
7D:  .20-.299 ci
John Carlson
129.81
Davis+Carlson
Dooling 29
NC
9/30/1962
Class VIII:  Spur Gear
Class
Name
Speed
Car/Build
Engine
Track
Date
8:  Spur
Ken Reiser
146.10
Borden
Dooling
NC
9/11/1966
Class IX:  Modern Nostalgia (A=.46, B=.61)
Class
Name
Speed
Car/Build
Engine
Track
Date
9A:  0=.469 ci
Ron Hesscamp
142.364
MMM
KISS Special
Rossi 46
And
8/24/2019
9AE: Electric 60 WH
Walt Wilson
152.746
Castle 1515
And
8/8/2020
9B:  .47-.619 ci
Bob Oge
144.115
MMM Indy
OPS 60
And
9/13/2009
9BE: Electric 80 WH
No Record
Class X:  Front Intake - Custom Open (A=.46, B=.61)
Class
Name
Speed
Car/Build
Engine
Track
Date
10A:  0=.469 ci
Stuart Hamill
144.300
K&G WL Special
Nelson 40
NY
9/4/2014
10B:  .47-.619 ci
Ron Hesskamp
159.006
J 78 Speedster
Nelson 60
And
10/5/2019
Class XI:  Open Electric
Class
Name
Speed
Car/Build
Engine
Track
Date
E1: 0-40 WH
No Record
E2: 40-60 WH
No Record
E3: 60-80 WH
No Record
Cables (WMCR Division)
Class
Cable
Change Speed
CLASS V: 10 cc
2.1 mm (.082 inch)
Change at 361 km/h (224 mph)
CLASS IV: 5 cc
1.6 mm (.063 inch)
Change at 328 km/h (204 mph)
CLASS III: 3.5 cc
1.4 mm (.055 inch)
Change at 312 km/h (195 mph)
CLASS II: 2.5 cc
1.2 mm (.047 inch)
Change at 306 km/h (190 mph)
CLASS I: 1.5 cc
0.9 mm (.035 inch)
Change at 286 km/h (178 mph)
Cables (AMRCA Division)
Class
Cable
Change Speed / Next Cable
CLASS 1
.055 in.
157 MPH / .059 in.
CLASS 2 A-B
.055 in.
157 MPH / .059 in.
CLASS 3 A
.063 in.
177 MPH / .067 in.
CLASS 3 B
.059 in.
167 MPH / .063 in.
CLASS 3 C
.063 in.
177 MPH / .067 in.
CLASS 4
.055 in.
157 MPH / .059 in.
CLASS 5 A
.067 in.
187 MPH / .071 in.
CLASS 5 B-C
.071 in.
198 MPH / .075 in.
CLASS 6 A-B
.035 in.
137 MPH / .047 in.
CLASS 6 C
.035 in.
129 MPH / .047 in.
CLASS 6 D
.047 in.
160 MPH / .055 in.
CLASS 7 A-B
.035 in.
137 MPH / .047 in.
CLASS 7 C
.035 in.
129 MPH / .047 in.
CLASS 7 D
.035 in.
122 MPH / .047 in.
CLASS 8
.055 in.
157 MPH / .059 in.
CLASS 9 A-B
.055 in.
157 MPH / .059 in.
CLASS 10 A
.055 in.
157 MPH / .059 in.
CLASS 10 B
.059 in.
167 MPH / .063 in.
CLASS 11 E-3
.082 in.
224 MPH / .087 in.
CLASS 11 E-2
.063 in.
203 MPH / .067 in.
CLASS 11 E-1
.055 in.
193 MPH / .063 in.
WMCR Weight Limits (Ready to Race)
Class
Metric
Weight
10 cc
3.130 kg
6 lb. 14.41 oz.
5 cc
2.300 kg
5 lb. 1.1 oz.
3.5 cc
2.000 kg
4 lb. 6.40 oz.
2.5 cc
1.570 kg
3 lb. 7.38 oz.
1.5 cc
1.050 kg
2 lb. 5.04 oz.
AMRCA Weight Limits (Ready to Race)
Class
Metric
Weight
Class 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10
3.130 kg
6 lb. 14.41 oz.
Class 6A, 6B, 7A, 7B
1.814 kg
4 lb.
Class 6C, 7C
2.041 kg
4 lb. 8 oz.
Class 6D, 7D
2.268 kg
5 lb.
Class 11 E3
3.130 kg
6 lb. 14.4 oz.
Class 11 E2
2.300 kg
5 lb. 1.13 oz.
Class 11 E1
2.000 kg
4 lb. 6.54 oz.