Demo Derby Rules

DEMO-DERBY RULES

*ALL CARS MUST BE 1985 AND NEWER!!!

*4 CYLINDERS DIVISION MUST HAVE 105 INCH OR UNDER WHEEL BASE.

*LADIES DIVISION MUST HAVE 108 INCH OR UNDER WHEEL BASE.

*LADIES MAY USE 4, 6 OR 8 CYLINDER VEHICLES.

*FULL SIZE VEHICLES MUST HAVE 105 INCH OR MORE WHEEL BASE AND MAY HAVE 6 OR 8 CYLINDERS.

*MINI VANS MAY BE 4 OR 6 CYLINDERS

MINI VANS: NO ALL WHEEL DRIVES OR COMPOSITE BODIES SUCH AS LUMINA APV’S

OR PONTIAC TRANSPORTS

*NO HEARSE OR AMBULANCES WILL BE ALLOWED

*NO VALVE STEM PROTECTORS

*STOCK TIRES MUST BE USED – NO HARD RUBBER TIRES OR SNOW TIRES – AIR ONLY

IN TIRES, NO LIQUIDS

*WATER ONLY IN RADIATORS – GAS ENGINES ONLY NO DIESEL ENGINES

*HOODS AND TRUNK LIDS MUST HAVE LOCKING LATCHES REMOVED AND BE TIED DOWN WITH ROPE ONLY!!!

*A 12 INCH HOLE MUST BE CUT INTO HOOD AND TRUNK LID IN CASE OF FIRE

*FUEL TANKS MAY BE REPLACED WITH FUEL CELLS OR SMALLER TANKS. ALL TANKS MUST BE SECURELY FASTENED AND COVERED OR FIREWALL FROM FUEL CELL/TANK AND DRIVER

*ELECTRIC FUEL PUMPS MUST HAVE A WELL MARKED FUEL SHUT OFF SWITCH

*NO MORE THAN 5 GALLONS OF GAS ONLY IN FUEL TANKS

*ONE (1) AUTOMOTIVE PER CAR…BATTERIES MAY BE MOVED TO INSIDE OF VEHICLE, BUT MUST BE COVERED AND BOLTED DOWN…NO HOLES IN WINDSHIELD TO RUN BATTERY CABLES

*VEHICLE MUST REMAIN AS MANUFACTURED, NO NOTCHING, CUTTING,USE OF A HAMMER/SLEDGEHAMMER,BENDING OR REINFORCEMENT OF ANY KIND OTHER THAN REINFORCEMENT OF DRIVERS DOOR

*ALL GLASS MUST BE REMOVED EXCEPT FOR WINDSHIELDS. IF REMOVED, WINDSHIELDS MUST BE REPLACED WITH SCREEN OR LEXAN

*ALL CHROME, HUB CAPS, ANTENNAS, WHEEL WEIGHTS, AND EXTERIOR PLASTIC MUST BE REMOVED

*SEAT BELTS MUST BE FUNTIONAL AND WORN AT ALL TIMES

*BROKEN SEATS WILL RESULT IN IMMEDIATE DISQUALIFICATION

*FOAM PADDING IN DRIVER’S DOOR IS MANDATORY

NO DRIVER’S DOOR HITS WILL BE TOLERATED.

*DRIVER’S DOOR MUST BE CHAINED OR WELDED PASSENGER’S DOOR CAN BE CHAINED OR HAVE FOUR(4) ONE INCH WELDS TO HOLD DOR SHUT – MAXIMUM 1/4 INCH STEEL PLATE MAY BE USED ON OUTSIDE OF DRIVER’S DOOR…MAY HAVE CAGE OR PIPING WELDED INSIDE OF CAR FOR DRIVER’S SAFETY..MUST BE PROFESSIONALLY WELDED

*HELMETS AND GOGGLES, OR FACE SHIELDS MUST BE WORN WITH CHIN STRAPS FASTENED AT ALL TIMES…LONG SLEEVE SHIRT AND PANTS….FIRESUITS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED…MUST WEAR SHOES OR BOOTS..NO SANDALS OR BAREFEET!!

*NO OFFENSIVE, LEWD OR VULGAR LETTERING OR PICTURES ALLOWED