- IMCA Sport Compact
IMCA Sport Compacts is IMCA's entry level class of racecars. It is found at IMCA tracks around the United States.
The series was formed in 2006, when six tracks ran the series.cite web|url=http://www.heartlandmotorsports.com/IMCA/2007/03_10_2007.htm|title=First points race for Sport Compacts set April 14 at Hamilton County Speedway|publisher=Hamilton Speedway|accessdate=2008-10-08] A seventh track was added in 2007.
IMCA Sport Compacts are three or four cylinder
front-wheel drive compact cars.cite web|url=http://www.imca.com/rules.php?divisionid=14|title=IMCA Sport Compact Rules|publisher=IMCA|accessdate=2008-10-08] The car's interior is gutted for safety and weight reduction. Safety equipment such as a roll cageis installed. A $1500 claim rule is in effect.
This division is designed for younger drivers, not those that want to get out of
late models or modified racing. It's perfect for kids in high school, as there is a minimum age of 14. No one in this division can be licensed to compete in any other IMCA division.
* [http://www.imca.com/rules.php?divisionid=14 Rules at Official website]
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