Crashnet > Guide Index > 5. Technical
Formula: A type of car racing which
includes car type and contact type.
National formula: Denotes a formula raced
according to a nationally agreed type and contact amount,
governed by a central organisation.
Domestic formula: Denotes a formula raced
according to a type and contact amount defined by a local
Promotion: Organisation that promotes
racing at a particular track.
ORC: Oval Racing Council. Nationally
organised committee governing several formulas.
BriSCA: British Stock Car Association.
Nationally organised committee governing stock car racing.
NHRPA: National Hot Rod Promoters'
Association (I think?). Nationally organised committee
governing certain Hot Rods.
Scrutineering: Pre- and post-racing
examination of a car to make sure that the car conforms to
Bar: Something drivers are wont to prop up
after racing. hehehe
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