© 2020 VW Harvest

vALVE cOVER  rACING rULES

Sponsored by Jam Art Creations

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Rules are as follows..
• Cars will be built using an actual rocker cover from a VW engine (Aircooled); steel and or aluminum are allowed.


• No engines or propulsion of any kind save gravity.


• No moving weights/counter weights.


• Wheels can be attached to the car in any manner, but must not extend beyond the front or rear of the valve cover.


• Nothing can extend beyond the front or rear of the valve cover.


• Cars will have at least four wheels, each no more than six inches in diameter.


• Wheel must have a non-metallic surface contacting the track.


• 10 inch maximum overall width.


• 10 inch maximum overall height.


• 8 pounds maximum weight.


• Valve covers will be clean (no sludge or oil). If the racer drips oil or grease, it is disqualified!


• Each racer will have a name to be used to identify it during races.
 

Rules of the track and race are as follows:

•The judge's decision is final.

•The track will consist of two lanes with each lane being 11.5 inches wide.

 

•If a racer (person) interferes with another car, it (they) automatically lose that round.

 

•If a racer is hampered by a track issue, it will get another run.

 

•If there is a tech issue, the judge's decision is final.

 

“official” rules are subject to change.