JrHalloween2015.jpg 17th Annual JR DRAGSTER HALLOWEEN BASH

Jr Trainee • Junior A • Junior b • Junior C • Junior D • Quick 16

Junior Street • JD Bracket Consolation Race

Category Rules

In accordance with the NHRA Jr. Drag Racing League 2015 Rule Book the rules are the following:

Age 5 – JR TRAINEE: the Trainee category, participants can begin running a Jr. Dragster with a crate engine from Briggs & Stratton with a slide valve limiting the power output of the engine. Trainee participants will make single passes down the dragstrip to get familiar with the car and track surroundings in a non-pressure environment.

Ages 6 & 7 – JR A ; Dial-in restricted to 13.90 seconds or slower based on either an ET dial-your-own or heads up basis, breakout rules apply.  Any racer running quicker than 13.70 ET at any time during the event will receive one warning.   If the same racer runs quicker than 13.70 ET again at the same event he/she will be disqualified for the remainder of the event.   Any racer running quicker than 13.50 ET at any time during an event will be immediately disqualified for the remainder of the event.  

Ages 8 & 9 - JR A ; Dial-in restricted to 11.90 seconds or slower based on either an ET dial-your-own or heads up basis, breakout rules apply.  Any racer running quicker than 11.70 ET at any time during the event will receive one warning.   If the same racer runs quicker than 11.70 ET again at the same event he/she will be disqualified for the remainder of the event.   Any racer running quicker than 11.50 ET at any time during an event will be immediately disqualified for the remainder of the event.  

Ages 10-12 - JR B ; Dial-in restricted to 8.90 seconds or slower based on either an ET dial-your-own or heads up basis, breakout rules apply.  As per NHRA rules, any racer running quicker than 8.70 ET at any time during an event will receive one warning.   If the same racer runs quicker than 8.70 ET again at the same event, he/she will be disqualified from the remainder of the event.   Any racer running quicker than 8.50 ET at any time during an event will be immediately disqualified from the remainder of the event.   Above penalties will be imposed regardless of whether infraction(s) occur during time trials or eliminations.  

Ages 13-18 – JR C (13-14), JR D (15-18) ; Dial-in restricted 7.90 seconds or slower based on either an E.T. dial-your-own or heads-up basis: breakout rules apply.  As per NHRA rules, any racer running quicker than 7.70 E.T. or faster than 85 mph at any time during an Event will be disqualified from the Event.  If a driver has no previous experience in Jr. Drag racing, he/she must successfully demonstrate driving proficiency prior to competition.

JD Bracket Consolation Race – Open to Round 1, 2 & 3 Round Losers (time permitting). Additional $10 per driver in lanes. 6 - 18 year olds, all ages speed and E.T. rules apply. 85 MPH limit. Racers running Quick 16 not eligible due to time constraints.

Junior Quick 16 Rules (10-18) : .500 full tree, 330’ Dial-In bracket. After two qualifying sessions, the quickest 16 cars will be laddered for eliminations. NOTE: For safety reasons, drivers age 10 & 11 will be restricted to 330’ Elapsed times of 5.00 seconds. Any sub 5.00 second run from a 10 or 11 year old will be deleted and the driver will have to reattempt to qualify during the next session.   In eliminations, any racer running quicker than 4.10 in the 330’ will be disqualified.

Junior Street: PARTICIPANT (14-16 years old) m ay only drive the vehicle from the staging lanes to the starting line, on the track, and on the return road as far as the time-slip booth. The licensed supervising adult must drive the vehicle at all other times. LICENSED SUPERVISING ADULT All runs must be made with an approved licensed supervising adult, who must be the participant’s parent or legal guardian or 25 years of age or older with a valid state driver’s license. The licensed supervising adult must be seated in the passenger seat of the vehicle anytime the participant is in the driver’s seat. The teen may only drive the vehicle from the staging lanes to the starting line, on the track, and on the return road as far as the time-slip booth. The licensed supervising adult must drive the vehicle in the pits, into the staging lanes, and must take over after the run on the return road past the time-slip booth.

AWARDS : All First Round winners receive class winner trophy & decal.

Payout Slips for VISA Gift Cards Must be filled out by parent or guardian unless driver 18 years of age.

King/Queen of the Hill Winner - NHRA Wally, special event hoodie, Hover Board OR Port-a-Tree Pocket Pal w/Travel Bag

King/Queen of the Hill Runner Up – Remaining King/Queen of the Hill Prize (Hover Board OR Port-a-Tree Pocket Pal w/Travel Bag) + $25 Rock Auto Gift Card.

King/Queen of the Hill Semi’s – Receive a 5 pack of Tickets to Diggerland.

Bracket Winners - (A,B,C,D) - Trophy, $150 Visa G/C, $100 PC Richard & Son Gift Card & Custom embroidered hoodie.

Bracket Runners Up - (A,B,C,D) - Trophy, $100 Visa G/C, $50 PC Richard & Son Gift Card.

Bracket Semis - (A,B,C,D) - Trophy.

Quick 16 Winner - Trophy, $200 Half Scale Dragsters Gift Certificate, Port-A-Tree Eliminator Practice Tree, custom embroidered hoodie, and a J/D league hat.

Quick 16 Runner Up - Trophy, $100 Raceway Park Gift Card and a 5 pack of tickets to Diggerland.
Best Reaction Time Award – Plaque awarded to driver w/ best reaction time in the first round (Jr. A-D)

Best Performance Award – Plaque to driver closest to his/her dial-in, w/o breakout, in the first round (Jr. A-D)

Junior Quick 16 #1 Qualifier Award – Plaque.

Junior Quick 16 Best Reaction Time Award – Plaque to driver w/ best reaction time in the first round

Best Halloween Costume – Plaque

Best Halloween Themed Car - Plaque

Best Halloween Themed Crew – Plaque  

Best Halloween Themed Trailer - Plaque

HALLOWEEN BASH LUNCH – 12 Noon-1:00pm

Complimentary Lunch for Racers and Families

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