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2018 ENDURO CAR RACE

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2018 ENDURO RACE RULES

·         Each race will be 100 laps, 2 hours or down to last car running, whichever comes first.

·         Starting position will be computer generated.

·         Each driver must provide their own scoring spotter. It is highly recommended the spotter be at least 16 years old. Scorers are a very important part of the race and must be focused on their car the entire race! If you do not have your own scorer, you will not be allowed to compete in the race.

·         Track will also supply official scorers, and their decisions will be final.

Car registration $25.00, Pit Passes $25.00 each. General admission $10.00, kids 5 and under are free.

NO radios or push-to-talk devices may be used to communicate with driver, this includes cell phones. No means of communication between driver/crew or anyone during the race. If you are caught, it will result in disqualification.  There is NO practice for this event.

1.   SAFETY: The following equipment is MANDATORY:

·       Full face helmet

·       Long sleeve shirt or jacket/Fire suit recommended

·       Gloves

·       Leather Boots

·       B Piller Cross Bar with halo/4 pt cage recommended

·       Fire extinguisher mounted on floor within drivers reach

·       Racing approved shoulder harness and lap belts are recommended. Racing seats are allowed

2.   CAR & BODY: Absolutely NO race cars allowed in this event! That would include any car running in any division at any race track in the PAST and PRESENT. THIS RACE IS FOR STOCK CARS ONLY.

·         Any 1960 or newer 2-door or 4-door car is eligible. NO vans, NO convertibles, NO four wheel drives. NO jeep type vehicles.

·         Trucks will only be permitted to be 2 wheel drive. If four-wheel drive, front drive shaft must be removed!

·         Cars may be rear or front wheel drive. 4, 6, 8 cylinder engines are ok. PLEASE NOTE: engines must be compatible to the year and model of vehicle being driven. Example: If car came with several engine options, you are allowed to use any one of the options. However, is a 4 cylinder car only came with a 4 cylinder, you can’t put a V-6 in it.

·         NO TURBOS OR SUPERCHARGERS!!

·          Gutting of factory interior panels allowed. However, all doors must be braced with door bars for reinforcement. Anywhere panels have been removed must be covered with foam material to prevent lacerations if an accident occurs.

·         NO bracing in the bumper areas. However, bumpers need to be chained or cabled as a safety item to help retain the bumper.

·         All doors must be welded, chained or bolted shut.

·         Windshield must be removed! Must have 3 vertical bars on windshield opening spaced evenly to support safety screen! Bars must be covered completely with safety screen that covers the entire windshield area. Side and rear window glass must be removed. All mirrors must be removed.

·         Window safety nets are MANDATORY on the driver’s side.

·         The rear seat shelf must be left in as a fire stop and any openings to the trunk area must be enclosed with sheet metal, and secured by rivets or screws!

·         Complete bumper to bumper steel frame and uni-body must be retained. NO lighting allowed.

·         The stock steel unaltered floor pans, firewalls, trunk and wheel wells must be retained.

·         Cars must retain their strictly stock appearance, no cutting, chopping, channeling

or shortening allowed. Hood must be kept in place at all times. Front hood pins are recommended or chained/bolted, with 2-8” access holes in hood.

·         Gas tanks must be original and in stock location. If area where gas tank is located is rusted through, a fuel cell is allowed in its place, or in back seat area. If using fuel cell, must use injection line.

·          A rupture of your gas tank and/or loss of gas will require an immediate Black Flag.

·         1/8” skid plate is recommended under stock fuel tank.

·         If using fuel cell must, use fuel injection line.

·         Batteries need to be placed on the floor behind the passenger seat and in a securely fastened, covered plastic or rubber container. Must have master switch that can be reached from outside, mounted on passenger A side post.

·         All plastic grills must be removed or replaced with screen mesh. Headlights, tail lights and their trim must be removed. All outer trim must be removed.

3.   CAR NUMBERS: Must be displayed on the roof and both doors. Number must be a minimum of 18” tall. Numbers must be painted on with bright contrasting color. BRING YOUR OWN PAINT!! If your number is not clearly readable from scorers tower, your car may not be scored.

4.   SUSPENSION: Suspension parts must remain absolutely stock for that make and model car. NO spacers, lumber or chains, etc. May be used to alter stock suspension of that car.

5.   WHEELS: Stock steel or original equipment aluminum wheels only.

6.   TIRES: DOT legal tires must pass thru a 9 inch hoop at the bulge. THIS WILL BE ENFORCED ON ALL ENTRIES INCLUDING PICK UP TRUCKS. NO gumball tires. NO “DOT” stamped racing tires. NO truck tires, NO all-terrain tires, NO mud tires, NO treated tires, NO winter tires. NO STAGGERING OF TIRE SIZES. ALL TIRES MUST BE THE SAME.

7.   FLAT TIRES: You must enter the pit area to change a flat.

8.   WEIGHT: NO additional weight may be added to the car.

9.   ENGINE: The engines must be strictly stock for that make and model and in the original motor mounts.

·       NO aftermarket external oil coolers.

·        A/C and heat components as well as smog equipment may be removed.

·       COLD AIR INTAKES WILL NOT BE ALLOWED!

·       Catalytic converters are allowed to be removed. Original or stock replacement exhaust system.

·       NO aftermarket headers allowed. NO straight pipes. Exhaust must exit behind drivers seat.    

·       NO locked rears.

10.                     TRANSMISSION: Stock transmission and rear end only. NO aftermarket external oil coolers.

11.                     RADIATORS: ONLY one radiator can be used. Radiator must remain in original position, no coolant or gas lines in the driver area of the car, without encased in steel pipe. NO ANTIFREEZE ALLOWED.

NOTE: ALL RULES (OR INTERPRETATION THEREOF) WILL BE DETERMINED BY THE TRACK OFFICIALS. ALL TRACK OFFICIALS WILL HAVE THE RIGHT TO CHECK YOUR CAR AT ANYTIME, FOR ANY REASON.  ALL TRACK OFFICIALS DECISIONS ARE FINAL.

IF IT DOESN’T SAY YOU CAN’T DO IT- IT DOESN’T MEAN YOU CAN DO IT!!

Competitive racing can result in injury and/or death to the participant, No expressed or implied warranty of safety shall result from publication of, or compliance with these rules and/or regulations. The rules and regulations are ONLY intended as guides for the conduct of the sport. They are in no way a guarantee against injury or death to a participant, spectator, official or other.