The Ministox Sub Committee recently met to discuss two specific aspects of the 2011 Ministox rules - valve seat angles and shock absorbers.
With regard to valve seat angles, drivers have been given until 1 March 2011 to comply with the following requirement.
Rule 3. ENGINE, GEARBOX & DIFFERENTIAL
Valve seat angles must remain as original. There must be no machining or fettling past the valve seat on the valve or the head.
With regard to shock absorbers, the following rules are with immediate effect.
Rule 7. SUSPENSION - FRONT
The only shock absorber permitted for use is KYB, part number 442001 at a value of between £8 to £15. Manufacturers' markings must not be removed.
Rule 8. SUSPENSION - REAR
The only shock absorber permitted for use is KYB, part number 442002 at a value of between £8 to £15. Manufacturers' markings must not be removed.