T.E. PROMOTIONS, INC.
P.O. BOX 652
VERSAILLES, IN 47042
812-871-7728

2015 TRUCK DERBY RULES

GENERAL RULES:
1. ALL TRUCK ARE TO BE BUILT BY THE RULES STATED IN THE PREPARATION OF THE TRUCK SECTION. THE FINAL CALL ON ALL RULES ARE UP TO THE OFFICIALS.

2. EVERYONE THAT IS IN THE PIT AREA MUST HAVE SIGNED THE INSURANCE WAIVER AND PURCHASED A PIT PASS.

3. ALL TRUCKS MUST BE ON THE GROUNDS AND IN THE INSPECTION AREA ONE HOUR PRIOR TO START TIME UNLESS PRIOR ARRANGEMENTS ARE MADE WITH THE
OFFICIALS.

4. APPROVED RACING HELMETS MUST BE WORN AT ALL TIMES WHEN IN THE ARENA. DRIVERS MUST HAVE THE FOLLOWING SAFETY EQUIPMENTS WE ENTERING THE
ARENA: SOME KIND OF EYE PROTECTION (GLASSES OR GOGGLES), LONG SLEEVE SHIRT, LONG PANTS, AND SEAT BELT MUST BE OPERATIONAL AND ON AT ALL TIMES.

5. ALL DRIVERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OLDER TO COMPETE, UNLESS THE FAIRBOARD APPROVES THAT A DRIVER UNDER 18 CAN COMPETE. THEN THE DRIVER UNDER
18 MUST HAVE A PAPER SIGNED BY THE PARENT STATING THAT THEY ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DRIVER AND IT MUST BE NOTARIZED.

6. ANY UNSPORTMANSLIKE CONDUCT MADE AT A OFFICIAL OR ANOTHER DRIVER, MADE BY ANOTHER DRIVER OR CREW MEMBER WILL CAUSE THAT CAR TO BE
DISQUALIFIED, ALSO ANY LIQUOR OR ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FOUND IN ONES PIT AREA WILL CAUSE THAT TRUCK TO BE DISQUALIFIED.

7. IF A DRIVER WANTS TO PROTEST A TRUCK, THE PROTEST MUST BE DONE IN THE DRIVERS MEETING, THE DRIVERS MEETING WILL BE 20 MINUTES BEFORE THE
EVENT IS GETTING READY TO START. ALL DRIVERS MUST BE PRESENT AT THE DRIVERS MEETING.

8. ALL ENTRY FEES MUST BE PAID BEFORE IT IS BROUGHT TO THE INSPECTION LANE. IF A TRUCK DOES NOT PASS INSPECTION THEY DO NOT GET THEIR ENTRY FEE
MONEY BACK. ALL TRUCKS ARE SUBJECT TO REINSPECTION AFTER THE EVENT IS OVER, IF FOUND ILLEGAL THEN THE DRIVER FORFEITS ALL PRIZE MONEY WON THAT
EVENING. ALSO DRIVER ONLY IN THE INSPECTION AREA.



PREPARATIONS OF THE TRUCKS.
1. ALL GLASS, PLASTIC, TRIM, DOOR HANDLES MUST BE TAKEN OFF THE TRUCK BEFORE IT ENTERS THE ARENA.

2.ALL TRUCKS MUST BE OF AMERICAN MADE, AND MUST BE GAS POWERED.

3. FACTORY FUEL TANKS MUST BE REMOVED AND REPLACED WITH A BOAT TANK OR SOMEOTHER TYPE OF FUEL CELL. THEY CAN BE PLACE IN THE CENTER OF THE
BED DRIECTLY BEHIND THE CAB. AND MUST BE SECURELY FASTENED.

4. BATTERY MUST BE REMOVED FROM UNDER HOOD AND SECURELY FASTENED IN THE PASSENGER SIDE FLOOR BOARD OF THE TRUCK.

5. ALL DOORS MUST BE SECURELY FASTENED WITH WIRE, CHAIN, OR WELDED.

6. TAILGATES MAYBE WELDED SHUT, BED SEAMS WHERE THE SIDE MEETS THE FLOOR  CAN BE WELDED INSIDE THE BEAD ONLY, NO OTHER METAL MAYBE ADDED.

7. BODY MOUNT BOLTS CAN BE REPLACED WITH UP TO  1 INCH BOLTS, BUT NO MORE ADDING OF BODY MOUNTS BESIDES WHERE STOCK MOUNTS ARE. CAB MOUNTS
CAN ALSO BE REPLACED.

8. TRAILER HITCHES OF ANY KIND MUST BE REMOVED.

9. 4X4 TRUCKS ARE ALLLOWED TO RUN BUT MUST REMOVE THE FRONT DRIVESHAFT.

10. HOODS MUST REMAIN IN STOCK LOCATION AND BE FULLY OPERATIONAL. THEY SHOULD BE FASTENED WITH WIRE OR CHAIN. THERE MUST BE A 12X12 IN THE HOOD
OVER THE CARBURETOR. ALL THREAD MAYBE USED BUT CAN NOT USE A NUT ON IT WIRE ONLY.

11. TIRES: ANY TIRE ALLOWED WITH EXCEPTION OF TRACTOR TREAD TIRES.

12. MUST HAVE WIRE IN WINDSHIELD OR BAR.

13. A FOUR POINT CAGE IS RECOMMENDED, THE LEGS MUST GO STRAIGHT DOWN TO THE TOP OF THE FRAME, NO KICKER OFF OF THE DASH BAR TO THE
DISTRIBUTOR PROTECTOR.  A GAS TANK PROTECTOR IS ENCOURAGED BUT IT CAN’T EXTEND MORE THAN 36 INCHES FROM THE BACK OF THE CAB. AND SHOULD BE
WELDED TO THE CAGE.

14. TRUCKS MUST SIT LEVEL  NO PULLING DOWN OF THE REAR OF THE TRUCK. TRUCK MUST HAVE SOME SORT OF SUSPENSION TRAVEL.

15. CAR BUMPERS MAY BE USED, BUMPERS CAN NOT EXTEND PASS THE FENDERS. YOU MAY USE FACTORY BUMPER SHOCKS OR BRACKETS OR A 3”X3”X5” LONG BOX
STEEL OR LIKEWISE MATERIAL.

IF IT IS NOT IN THE RULES DON’T DO IT WITHOUT CALLING THANKS.
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