RULES

BODY: 1979 or earlier American made bodies only.  Post 1948 bodies must remove front fenders.  Bodies must be OEM sheet metal and must be 3/4 of the original size with a metal roof.  Old style 30 X 90 type bodies allowed.  No sprint car type bodies permitted.

Recommended Guidelines for Modified Body:  Dimensions - Roof cannot be any narrower than 43" wide and no more than 48" in length from center of rear axle to front of roof.  No more than 10 degrees pitch.  The door length from center of rear axle to front of door cannot exceed 55" with a body width no more than 56"
ALL BODIES WILL BE SUBJECT TO BOARD APPROVAL

***FRAME:  Standard 2 X 4 frame or tube frames.   Frame MUST be at least 28" inside width at rear of roll cage.  NO SPRINT CAR FRAMES

REAR END & SUSPENSION:  American made car and truck or quick change.  No live rear axles.  No adjustments within the cockpit (i.e. brakes, suspension, etc)  No gas charged or adjustable shocks.

FRONT ENDS:  You must have an arch or straight front axle, A-frames are not permitted.  Coil-over setup, Buggy spring and trailer bar are permitted.

WHEELBASE:  No less than 103 inches UNLESS using a 30 X 90 frame.

WEIGHT RULE:  2,400 minimum with driver

ENGINE:  Cast iron blocks and heads, NO ALUMINUM BLOCKS OR HEADS.  Aluminum heads on flatheads only

CARBURETION:  One 2 BBL or one 4 BBL, pump gas fuel permitted (No alcohol unless flathead).  Fuel injection permitted for flatheads only.  Flatheads may use multiple carbs.  NO SUPERCHARGER OR TURBOCHARGER

IGNITION:  Any type distributor ignition and coil.
     Magnetos permitted only when using internal coil.  No external coil or boxes.

TRANSMISSION:  Standard or Automatic, BERT or BRIM are permitted.  ALL CARS MUST SELF START, ALSO MUST BE ABLE TO PULL FORWARD AND BACK UP FROM NEUTRAL WHILE RUNNING.

***BRAKES:  must be functional on all four wheels.  Dual master cylinders are allowed but only with non adjustable bias as dictated in diagram 1-1 (see Addenedum Page)  Dual master cylinders MUST have 2 Tee's on outside of master cylinder line with the other master cylinder line going into 1 Tee, the other end of line into the other Tee.

WHEELS: must be held in place with 5 or more fasteners, no dummy studs.  Must have 1/2 inch diameter wheel studs.  Steel or aluminum wheels with or without bead locks are permitted.  NO CARBON FIBER WHEELS.

***TIRES:  No winter tread.  Maximum tire width: 15 inches.  Max tread width 15 inches from last circumference groove to last circumference groove.

FUEL:  Pump gas or racing gas.  ALCOHOL PERMITTED IN FLATHEADS ONLY

No interior or corn pickers.

No inside or outside mirrors or radios permitted
 
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