I figured that I may be O.K. anyway, since I run w/ the hardtop on,
effectively making it a "closed car" - Section 12.6. Do you think I'm on
solid ground here?
Cal Club #36, '99 csp Miata
> > Unless you are about 5' 2" tall, you can't get a roll bar under
> > the soft top and get it to pass the >2" rule. Please understand the
> > rule before spending the money.
> If you read the rules carefully, it offers an "exception". Sections
> 3.3A and 3.3B seem to contradict each other on this. This issue came up
> at Nationals this year when I was working the B-Stock group. Chief of
> Grid, Chief of Course and several others looked it up, discussed it and
> decided that the Miatae (there were several) with rollbars and harnesses
> were all okay, even though the hoop did not clear the helmet as worn. I
> believe they did discuss it with the competitors (who were all shocked)
> and explained the "greyness" and potential protestability of it.
> Of course, that's all from my feeble memory, and I don't know what I'm
> talking about anyway.
> Loren Williams | Homepage - http://home.kscable.com/shad
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