PERRIS AUTO SPEEDWAY
2016 FIGURE 8 RULES
This is an
OPEN CLASS, any car. NO 3/4 or 1/2 ton
pickups, SUV's, Semi Trucks and
convertibles (unless covered by a wing).
GENERAL CAR AND BODY REQUIREMENTS
1. Bodies must
have doors, roof and quarter panels
2. No weight
DETAILED CAR BODY REQUIREMENTS
and Windows: 1) There is to be no glass on
the race car. 2) Full steel wire mesh
minimum 1/2-inch to 1-inch square metal in
place of windshield is required. No string
Identification and Marking: Numbers must
be on both sides of the car and on the
4. Window Ne
Mandatory left side door driver window.
fuel cells recommended.
2. Fuel cells
must be securely installed in the trunk
compartment, between the frame rails, with
two 1-inch wide x 1-inch flat steel
straps, both lengthwise and crosswise.
3. Fuel cell
must be installed in a minimum 18-gauge
sheet metal box strapped in by 1/8-inch by
spout must remain in the trunk area sealed
off from driver.
PERSONAL SAFETY EQUIPMENT AND ROLL BARS
Safety: 1) It is the responsibility of the
driver, not Perris Auto Speedway, its
officers, or its agents to ensure his/her
safety devices and systems are correctly
installed, maintained, and properly used
at all times.
Clothing: A clean full-length fire suit
and safety gloves recommended. At a
minimum, Long Sleeves, Long Pants. leather
gloves and leather boots must be worn at
all time. Racing shoes or leather shoes
Control: Every car must be equipped with
one fully charged fire extinguisher having
at least a 10B:C rating. The fire
extinguisher must be accessible to driver
with quick release mount.
Head and Neck Restraint Devices
recommended. Snell approved helmet
mandatory, with face shield required.
Driver must rely on his own judgment in
the selection of any helmet and apparel
for durability and safety.
5. Seat Belts:
Five-point, quick release restraint system
with no less than 3-inches wide
recommended. Center crotch belt must be a
minimum of 2 inches wide. Belts must be
recertified or replaced every 3 years.
Both ends must be fastened to roll bar
cage with 3/8" grade 5 or better bolts. 4)
Belts must be mounted per manufacturer's
specifications. At a minimum, a lap and
shoulder seat belt is required. No
fiberglass, plastic or homemade seats
6. Roll Bars:
A full roll cage is recommended. Must have
at least 4 driver door bars and 3
passenger door bars. Steel plate of 1/4
inch must be on drivers door. 3) All roll
bars are subject to safety technical
inspection and approval. 4) All cage roll
bar material must be a minimum of .090
wall steel 1-3/4 inch tubing. No
galvanized pipe. Maximum tubing diameter
2-inch. No threaded pipe fittings allowed.
5) All roll bar structure exposed to the
driver must be padded with approved
padding. The two uprights in the left side
door must be padded.
1st $500, 2nd $300, 3rd $200