Tech and Registration:
BUILDING RULES FULLSIZE AND 6CYL CLASSES
This is strictly a stock event, no modifications other than those for safety mentioned in the rules below.
1.1 Vehicles not allowed are Convertibles, Imperials, El Caminos, AWD, limos, Zephyrs, Monarchs, Granadas, hearses and pre-76 Lincolns arenot allowed.
1.2 Stock body mounts and bolts only, and no welding on frame or body with exception of bumper brackets
2.1 Remove all glass including windshield, dash, plastic ornaments, lights and bulbs.
2.1.1 6cyl may leave the dash in.
2.2 Car must be clean of loose objects and glass.
2.3 Chrome side trim and hubcaps must be removed.
2.4 All cars must have hoods.
2.4.1 The hood and trunk must be fastened down in 6 places
126.96.36.199 Two all thread on front and 2 on trunk, 1” all thread maximum.
188.8.131.52 Chains for remaining 4 locations on both hood and trunk.
2.4.2 Hood hold-down bolts cannot be installed ahead or in front of the radiator.
2.4.3 Washer plate size 4” by 6” in each place.
2.4.4 Only 4 bolts or chains can go to or through the frame.
2.4.5 All hoods must have holes on each side of carb for fire extinguisher accessibility.
2.5 Wheel wells and bumpers may be trimmed
2.6 Springs may be clamped in 2 spots per spring.
2.7 Stock suspension only no lifts spacers etc.
2.8 Drivers door must be white with a large black X, no white cars we want the door to stand out.
2.9 Vehicles numbers must be 20" minimum and clearly readable,
2.10 Roof signs are allowed but must be securely fastened.
2.11 No vulgar painting or decals this is a family show!
3.1 Bumpers must be stock bumper; no rebar or any other replacement is allowed.
3.2 The bumper must stay on the car. If you wish to weld your stock bumper to the stock frame and to the stock bracket, this is acceptable.
3.3 Bumpers can be chained or bolted to car.
4. Driver Compartment / Protective Cage
4.1 Rollover Protection
4.1.1 A round steel pipe post behind the driver’s seat,
4.1.2 A second post may be added behind the passenger seat, not mandatory.
4.1.3 Steel posts must be a minimum 4” by 1/8” wall thickness.
4.1.4 Posts must be welded to a minimum of 12” X 12” X 1/8” steel plates top & bottom in the shape of an I.
4.1.5 Plates must be bolted through the floor and roof with a minimum of 4 bolts per plate.
4.1.6 Larger “fender style” washers may be used.
4.2 Horizontal crush bar or cross brace bar is necessary to be used in front over the steering column and behind the seat that is connected to the door bars. Crossbars must be within reasonable size (2” to 6”).
4.3 Steel mesh and minimum 2 bars in front of driver is mandatory (mesh only needed for hit to pass cars) – not window net material.
5. Door Bars
5.1 Driver and passenger door must be reinforced (passenger side only required if you are running hit to pass).
5.2 You may use channel iron min. 6" max 12" wide and 3/16" thick min.
5.2.1 Pipe, grader blades, railway ties, or angle iron is NOT acceptable.
5.3 End of bars must be beveled or rounded, maximum length 6 feet long.
5.4 Door bar can only extend a maximum of 8 inches ahead of the front fender door seam.
5.5 Bolts holding bars to car must go through entire door or fender, not just outer skin and must be 1" bolts or all thread.
5.6 Bolts must not extrude beyond bars within reason.
5.7 Any good-sized washer/plate is allowed.
5.8 All doors must be securely fastened shut by means of chains with a bolt.
6. Engine / Engine Compartment
6.1 Stock motors and transmissions only, you may change from other makes i.e. chev to dodge etc but motor must sit within 3 inches of stock motor
6.2 No aftermarket mods on motor allowed
6.3 Aftermarket shifters allowed.
6.4 Motor and transmission mounts may be welded solid and rear end locked or welded.
6.5 Radiator must be in stock position.
6.6 Must remove stock metal fan and replace with electric if running a fan
6.7 You may cut firewall to make room for distributor, all large holes must have a mat covering them.
7.1 Do not remove head pipe on the exhaust system.
7.2 Muffler and tail pipe may be cut off.
7.3 Headers throughout the hood are accepted.
8.1 All cars must have a red master kill switch mounted in the lower driver’s side windshield frame so that the driver or officials can kill all power including fuel system in case of fire or rollover
8.2 Battery must be relocated in the driver’s compartment and must be enclosed in a battery box and securely fastened to the Technical Inspector’s discretion.
8.3 Any stock type battery is allowed.
8.4 A maximum of two batteries per car.
8.5 Ignition must have switch to start, NO loose wire connections are allowed.
8.6 All switches must be uniform and clearly state ON in the up position and OFF in the down position.
9.1 Tires must be dot approved
9.2 Tubes are allowed,
9.3 Air only in tires
9.4 Valve stem protectors allowed must not stick out farther than rim.
9.5 Wheel weights must be removed
9.6 No studded or implement tires are prohibited
9.7 No flappers
10. Fuel System
10.1 You must relocate your gas tank to the center of the back-seat area of your car and it must be SECURELY fastened.
10.2 Maximum 5 gallons (metal boat tanks or fuel cells are allowed).
10.3 No PLASTIC jerry cans or boat tanks are allowed.
10.4 All gas tanks may be covered with a metal fire wall, required for EIR.
10.4.1 CAR vehicles must cover tank with heavy mat or fire blankets if no metal fire wall is installed.
10.5 Gas line must be steel, except for connections.
10.6 Any fuel line that runs inside the driver’s compartment must be metal tubing and painted red.
10.7 Lines must be securely fastened.
10.8 Electric fuel pumps are allowed but no fuel pressure systems.
10.9 Stock tanks must be removed.
11. SAFETY RULES
11.1 Entrants must be 16 years of age or older with valid Graduated Driver License.
11.2 All drivers must wear helmets, safety glasses or goggles and fire retardant coveralls approved by tech.
11.3 3 pt. seat belts are mandatory – a 5-Point harness is recommended for hit to pass.
11.4 Window Nets or expanded metal are Mandatory on driver’s door.
11.5 Drivers are advised to pad their steering wheel centers.
11.6 Drivers must remain in their vehicles during events and keep head and arms inside of the vehicle.
11.7 All drivers and pit crews must sign a waiver and a bracelet before the event starts
These rules are designed for your safety but we do not guarantee your safety. Any vehicle not conforming to these rules on race day will be turned away with no refund. These rules are for your safety and the safety of other drivers.
There will be NO harassing or arguing with officials or volunteers! The officials’ decision is final. Please treat staff and other participants with respect!
There is NO drinking allowed in the pits while the event is happening if we suspect you are under the influence you will be removed along with your entire team!
THESE RULES ARE TO MAKE SURE EVERYONE GOES HOME SAFE AND SOUND. WE ARE ALL HERE TO PUT ON A FUN THRILLING, EXCITING SHOW FOR THE AUDIENCE SO BE AGGRESSIVE...BE FAST...BE SAFE...THIS IS A FAMILY SHOW SO PLEASE BE RESPECTFUL AND COURTEOUS TO THE STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS AND SHOW A GOOD EXAMPLE FOR THE NEW UP AND COMING! ITS ALL IN THE NAME OF FUN!!