Electric Vehicle

(section: 2 / paragraph: c / line: 1)

2016-11-14 20:22 Clearly batteries must be less than 9V, but can we use step-up regulator to generate 12 V?

No, the voltage across any two points ≤ 9 V as stated by the manufacturer labels. If a step-up regulator steps a 9V battery up to 12V, this would be a violation.

(section: 2 / paragraph: g / line: 1-2)

2016-11-04 08:06 How is "leading part of the vehicle" defined? Is it the forward-most part in the direction of the vehicle's travel or the closest part to the Target Point?

The "leading part of the vehicle" is the forward-most part in the direction of the vehicle's travel.

(section: 5 / paragraph: j / line: 1)

2016-11-03 16:42 Is the vehicle permitted to be propelled backwards outside of the run time (as defined in 5k)?

No. The rule is clear. ...please see rule 5.g.