BENT METAL RULES

 

BENT METAL MOTORSPORTS GENERAL CONDUCT AND SAFETY

Drivers must be 16 years old. Youth driver ages are 12-16 must have notarized form at pit gate. Drivers who show no control over their vehicle will be shut off. Drivers must furnish his/her own car. All drivers and pit crew must sign a liability waiver and purchase a pit pass before entering the pit area or track. All drivers must attend the driver’s meeting prior to race time. No drugs or alcohol will be permitted in the pit area. Any person in the pit area suspected to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs will not be allowed to compete and will be asked to leave. NO REFUND. Unsportsmanlike conduct from drivers or spectators could result in ban or suspension from event/events.

STOCK MEANS STOCK! IF IT DOESN’T SAY IT IN THE RULES DON’T DO IT!

Safety: 

Drivers are required to wear a full face DOT approved helmet and safety glasses or goggles.  Drivers must wear full length pants. Must wear footwear that completely covers feet. Please also wear  gloves for hand protection. Safety is our first priority while on the grounds. There will be zero  tolerance of any unsafe acts. Misconduct of a driver or crew member can disqualify the driver and car  from the event.

All decisions of the judges are final. 

Event General Rules: 

If heats and feature format is used. No fresh cars in feature event.  Must run car that you drove in heat

2 fires and you are done.

No on purpose drivers door hits.

2 roll overs and you are done.

Any gas leak and you are done

 If we decide your car is unsafe or making the event unsafe. You will be done.

No teaming with other drivers. If we see this happing we will stop the event and give you a warning.  If teaming continues we will shut you down.

Drivers must hit a live vehicle every 60 seconds. 

If you break your stick you are done.

All decisions of the judges are final. 

We can inspect winning top 3 cars after event.  If found to be cheated you will be disqualified.  Build to the rules………. 

Stripping Vehicles: 

ALL unnecessary glass, plastic, chrome moldings, carpet, mirrors, emblems, and flammable materials  shall be removed. No broken windows in doors. All cars must be clean and free of loose debris in the  drivers compartment and the trunk. All airbags MUST be completely removed. Drain all air  conditioners. All associated rubber hoses must be cut or removed prior to arrival at the track. All  trailer/towing hitches must be removed. 

ALL AIR BAGS MUST BE REMOVED!!! 

Car appearance: 

Each car needs their own distinct number where it can easily be read in contrasting colors. Roof sign  recommended for individual number.