Track Rules &
This page is to provide you
with some basic information on what is legal to get started in drag racing at
Renegade Raceway. If you need more information, you can obtain a copy of the
2011 NHRA rule book online at NHRA.com. Have fun and drive safely!!
you need help with any tech questions or rules about racing at Renegade please
contact Derek Snelson at email@example.com.
Tech Rules and Regulations: All classes run with a full
All cars must have seat
All cars require a 16oz or
larger radiator overflow container.
No plastic or glass fuel
filters allowed, no more than 12 inches of rubber fuel line may be used
No plastic oil pressure
All vehicles must have a
functional neutral safety switch.
All batteries must be
securely mounted(no bungee cords, rope, wire, etc.)If relocating battery,
please see NHRA rule book (General Reg 8.1) If
battery has been moved from stock location, car must have an Electrical
Power Cut Off Switch located at the rear most part
of the vehicle and be easily accessible. The Cut Off Switch must be
connected to the positive side of the electrical system and stop all
electrical function. The off position must be clearly indicated with the
word OFF. If switch is a push pull type, "Push" must be the action
for shutting off the electrical system and pull to turn back on.
Plastic or keyed switches prohibited.
All drivers must wear long
pants (sweats ok, nylon not recommended).
No tank tops, shirts must
All drivers running 13.99
and faster are required to wear an NHRA approved Snell 2005 or newer helmet
All drivers must
have a valid driverís license
No speeding in the pits. The speed limit is 10mph.
Violators will be ejected.
Competition numbers must be a minimum 6" high x 1 1/2" wide.
Class designation lettering must be 3" x 1". Color must be
contrasting to background.
All drivers of Pit vehicles must be 16 years old or older with a
valid driverís license.
When exiting the track to the return road, the left lane always has right of
All vehicles must run
D.O.T. approved street tires.
All vehicles must be
equipped with mufflers and a functional exhaust system including a
muffler. NO open headers.
vehicles must have working lights.
vehicles must be licensed and insured.
vehicles must be legal to drive on public streets.
Pro ET: (1/4 mile, 7.00 to 11.99
index, electronics accepted)
Computer prohibited unless
stock OEM equipment or replacement.(general reg. 9:1)
Data recorders permitted
(general regulations 9:2 & 9:9)
Delay boxes permitted. One
box/device only attached to transbrake and/or throttle timer.
Line lock on 2 wheels or 4
Automated shifter permitted
Throttle control permitted
per NHRA rulebook
Ignition stutter boxes
prohibited. Starting line and/or high rev side limiters permitted.
Two-steps, rev-limiters or other rpm limiting devices, legal unto themselves
but altered or installed so as
to function as a down-track controller, prohibited.
Switches and buttons: All
switches and/or buttons must be standard mechanical connection
type. Infrared lasers, retinal scan, fingerprint, light source or any other
non-mechanical type switch and/or button prohibited.
Any driver going
9.99 or faster must wear an NHRA approved Snell full faced helmet 2000 or
Super Pro cars
should not run anti-freeze in their cooling system.
ET: (1/4 mille, 9.00 to 13.99,
no Electronics accepted)
1, 2, 4, 5, 8,9,10 and 11 same as Super Pro
3. Delay boxes prohibited
6. Automated shifter prohibited. Electronic
or pneumatic shifter permitted if controlled by driver.
7. Throttle control: Throttle must be
manually operated by driver. Electronics,
pneumatics, hydraulics or any device may in no way affect the throttle
operation. A deadstop under the carburetor or gas pedal is permitted. Throttle
timers, counters are prohibited.
12. Tow vehicles prohibited
mile, 12.00 to 19.99, NO electronics)
All rules of Pro apply to Sportsman
mile, 7.50 to 15.99)
All rules of Pro apply to Sleds/Bikes
Sled/Bike 120 mph or faster must have Snell certified 2005 or newer full face
helmet with shield, full all-leathers or SFI spec 40.1/2 suit mandatory. Two
piece suites must be joined together with a zipper at the waist.
SFI spec 40.1/1 or 40.1/2 suit or leather jacket. Leather boots/shoes above
ankle and leather gloves are mandatory on all Sled/Bikes. Gloves must be Kevlar
lined or equipped with slide buttons. (general reg 10.10)
School: (1/4 mile, 11.00 and
Same rules as Pro or Sportsman
NO PASSENGERS ALLOWED IN ANY VEHICLE WHILE RACING
safety equipment may be removed before you reach the ticket booth
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