"L8 APEX" will contain information about autocrossing, hill climbing, and other fun
An autocross is also known as a Solo II
event within the Sports Car Club of
America (SCCA). It is basically a timed driving event where a competitor drives
their car through a course defined by a set of cones. The course is usually set up on
a location such as an empty parking lot or at an open air field. Each car is categorized
into a class in which the driver will compete against other like vehicles for the best time.
A time penalty is assessed for each pointed cone the participant knocks out
of its location (2 seconds/cone).
A hill climb is an event where a single car at a time runs a route up a hill in
an attempt to get the fastest time for their class. Although there is no wheel to
wheel competition, these add to the thrill in that a mistake can be both dangerous
and costly. Additionally, these typically are run on roads where higher speeds can