- Is there any Night Event?
Ans: Yes, since the final race\\Endurance race will be at night and all buggies will have to race at pitch dark and zero visibility. This is one of the most interesting events of Mega ATV Championship. For further details kindly visit on the EVENTS section
- Is there any special requirement for the driving license??
Ans: Yes for the drivers, civil license issued from Government agencies of any country is required. Learning/expired license are not acceptable.
- What is the registration process for the Teams?
Ans: For the registration process kindly go through the registration guidelines section.
- How to register my team?
Ans: Visit the website of Mega ATV Championship and follow the registration process. http://user.atvchampionship.com/teamreg/
- How many teams can register?
Ans: Maximum of 100 teams is allowed to register for the event. First 100 teams who have registered and made successful payment will be considered for the final event.
- How many teams can register from a college/University/society?
Ans: As this is an open challenge, there is no limitation for the number of teams participating from a particular club/society/college/university/country.
- What are the registration Fee and mode of payment?
- Ans : Please go through the REGISTRATION GUIDELINES.
- How many members can be there in each team?
Ans: Minimum 10 and maximum of 30 members are allowed in each team. Additional 2 faculty advisors are allowed in each team which results maximum size of the team is 32.
- We have registered our team. What is the next step?
Ans: Read the rule book thoroughly and start the process of manufacturing.
- Will there be any ‘Virtuals’ conducted?
Ans: As this is a professional level event and the winner will be decided on the basis of performance on the track only. Therefore there is no virtual round would be conducted. However, proof of running vehicle in the form of pictures and video might be asked before the main event.
- When do we submit our registration fees?
Ans: After registration, teams need to pay the registration fees as soon as possible for the first phase. Teams who pay their registration fees earlier will be confirmed for the final event and registration will close after 100 confirmed teams.
- What is the competition Date?
Ans: February 2020 (tentative).
- Will we provide accommodation/food at the competition venue?
Ans: There will be facilities available with some nominal charges. You need to contact vendors given in the website or you can arrange yourself. Please keep In mind the registration fees does not include your food and accommodation.
- What is the deadline to register?
Ans: Only 100 teams are allowed in the event. Registration will close when 100 teams successfully registers. It is first come, first serve basis.
- Who can participate?
Ans: Students pursuing under any undergraduate engineering degree are eligible.
- Any rules to make the Vehicle?
Ans: Refer to MAC RuleBook. You can also refer to rule book of International BAJA SAE rule book for specifics on manufacturing the vehicle, however do keep into consideration the guidelines for extra modifications you need to make given in the MAC rulebook.
- Why we need to install lights in the Buggy?
Ans: As there will be night endurance racing event so teams need to drive their vehicles in pitch dark. Hence, teams need to install light with proper intensity and with power back up of at least 4 hours in their vehicle.
- Who finances the participating teams?
Ans: Teams can request for sponsorships to different organizations and their College/Institution. Teams can request Autosports India to issue “letter of recognition”. Autosports India will provide LOR to registered teams which will help the team to get sponsors and arrangement of funds.
- What is LOR?
Ans: LOR refers to “Letter of Recognition”, Autosports India will issue LOR to the registered teams as a proof of participation. This will help the team to present it in front of officials of the company when they are seeking/pitching sponsorship.
- Which engine to be used for this competition?
Ans: Engines of Briggs and Stratton of specified model in the rule book should be used. All the engines should not be more than 3 years old at the time of competition. No engines other than the specified model will be accepted.
- What is the last date of payment of registration fee?
Ans: After registration, teams need to pay the registration fees as soon as possible for the first phase. Teams who pay their registration fees earlier will be confirmed for the final event and registration will close after 100 confirmed teams. Teams will be considered as registered team only after payment of fees.