The Improved Production Racing Association of South Australia (IPRASA) runs its own Club Championship within the SA State Championships which are run and coordinated by the Sporting Car Club of South Australia (SCCSA). Competitors who run at the SA State Rounds will accrue points towards both the IPRASA and SCCSA championships, provided that they are eligible. The eligibility and scoring for the IPRASA Club Championship is described below:

Eligibility for Club Championship Points

Drivers must be a current financial member of IPRASA.

Drivers MUST have the following mandatory stickers clearly displayed on their car before the start of Race 1 for each particular round:

   * An IPRASA Club Logo sticker (in either black or white) on both sides of the car; and
   * An IPRASA website sticker across the top of the rear window; and
   * A minimum of 2 (preferably 4) YOKOHAMA stickers (in either black or white) on the front & rear and /or sides of the car; and
   * A NULON Club Sponsor front windscreen banner; and
   * A TYREPOWER Club Sponsor sticker at the rear of the car where number plate would be located; and
   * Any other Club or Round Sponsor stickers as required.

Points will be calculated for each of the official rounds in the IPRASA Club Championship.

Championship Structure

The IPRASA Club Championship is run as an Outright competition for all cars with a sub category for cars Under 2 Litre. There are also 4 class competitions, in line with the 3J Class divisions found in the CAMS Manual, and an additional Late Model Class for all cars post 1986. A separate Inter-Class competition is also run as the President's Cup Award which is a handicap based award across classes to recognise and reward individual driver effort.

Outright Championship

   All Cars up to 6000cc

Under 2 Litre Championship

   Class C: 1601 - 2000cc
   Class D: 0 - 1600cc

Class Competitions

   Class A: 3001 - 6000cc
   Class B: 2001 - 3000cc
   Class C: 1601 - 2000cc
   Class D: up to 1600cc

   Class LM: All cars post 1986 up to 6000cc

President's Cup Award

   All Cars up to 6000cc

Engine capacity for the above is determined by the swept volume of the engine in cc PLUS a multiplication factor of 1.8x for rotary engines and 1.7x for forced induction engines

 

Point Scoring for Outright, Under 2 Litre and Class Championships:
Points are allocated at each round of the Club Championship for each eligible competitor based on the results of each race as follows;

1st =35

2nd =31

3rd =27

4th =24

5th =22

6th =20

7th=18

8th =16

9th =14

10th =12

11th =10

12th = 9

13th = 8

14th = 7

15th = 6

16th = 5

17th = 4

18th = 3

19th = 2

20th =1

Points for each round will consist of the sum total of points accrued in each race by that driver in the applicable category/class.

Points are only allocated to eligible competitors (i.e. if an non-eligible competitor places in the top 10 in any class or championship their points allocation flow down to the next eligible competitor).

 

Point Scoring for the President's Cup Award:

Points are allocated at each round of the Club Championship for each eligible competitor as follows; 

a) 5 points are allocated for the completion of a minimum of 3 laps of qualifying.

b) 2 points are allocated for reaching the starting grid for each race.

c) 5 points are allocated for the completion of each race (scratch races only).
d) Points are also allocated for a classified placement in each race as follows:
Race Points

   1st Finishing IPRASA Driver = "n" points (where "n" = number of finishing eligible IPRASA competitors in that race)
   2nd Finishing IPRASA Driver = "n-1" points
   3rd Finishing IPRASA Driver = "n-2" points

   4th Finishing IPRASA Driver = "n-3" points, and so on down to the last finishing IPRASA Driver = 1 point
PLUS Inter-Class Bonus points
   Class B Drivers receive 1 bonus point for every finishing eligible Class A Driver they beat
   Class C Drivers receive 1 bonus point for every finishing eligible Class B Driver and 2 bonus points for every finishing eligible Class A driver they beat
   Class D Drivers receive 1 bonus point for every finishing eligible Class C Driver they beat, 2 bonus points for every finishing eligible Class B driver they beat and 3 bonus points for every finishing eligible Class A driver they beat.
PLUS Individual Driver Effort Bonus points

   5 points for lowering a lap record in a Class

 

Points are only allocated to eligible competitors (i.e. if an non-eligible competitor places in the outright finishing positions their points allocation flow down to the next eligible competitor).

 

Trophies

Each year the following trophies will be presented:
   * Outright Championship 1st, 2nd and 3rd place – minimum of 4 eligible competitors required
   * U2L Championship 1st, 2nd and 3rd place – minimum of 4 eligible competitors required
   * Class Competitions 1st, 2nd and 3rd place – minimum of 4 eligible competitors required 
   * President's Cup Award 1st place. 

Each round the following trophies will be presented (no minimum entry numbers):
   * 1st place Class A 
   * 1st place Class B 
   * 1st place Class C 
   * 1st place Class D 
   * 1st place Late Model

 

There is also a special set of trophies awarded for the Michael Rooke Memorial Race (which is race 2 of round 2 each year): 
   * 1st place Outright – Trophy 
   * 1st place Under 2 Litre –Trophy plus Perpetual Platter

 

In the case of under subscription of eligible competitors in any one class or championship, trophies will be awarded for positions to one less than the number of eligible competitors (i.e. if there are 3 eligible competitors for a class or championship, trophies for 1st and 2nd only will be awarded). To be eligible for trophies competitors must have competed in a minimum of 50% of the races held in the season.