Race Day: Sunday, June 7, 2015 Today's Date:

All American Soap Box Derby


March 7, March21, April 4, May 2
Clinics
May 31
Practice Day
June 6
Final inspection/impound
June 7
Pikes Peak Race Day!

  
8 Steps to Race Day
1) Eligibility:
  All kids age 7 to 18. You must be between 7 and 14 for Stock Division; between 9 and 18 for Super Stock Division and between 10 and 21 for Masters Division. Minimum ages must occur on or before July 31 and maximum ages can't occur on or before July 31. Proof of age is required.

2) Registration:
  Register using the registration form on this website. Fill it out in the browser and email it to director@ppsbd.com. Send a copy of your birth certificate and the registration fee of $30 to 14525 Latrobe Dr., Colorado Springs, CO 80921. If you bring in another racer, you get a reduced fee of $20. For more information, call: Pikes Peak Derby Race Director: 571-606-8885.

3) Order a Car Kit:
  Order a Stock, Super Stock or Masters Car Kit and a set of Z-Glass wheels from:
  All-American Soap Box Derby
  PO Box 7225
  Akron, Ohio 44306
  Phone: 330-733-8723
  You can order online at: www.soapboxracing.com

4) Get a Sponsor:
  A complete kit plus wheels and shipping will cost approximately $650 for a stock or super stock and approximately $795 for masters. You should line up one or more sponsors to help you pay the expenses. Sponsors are allowed to advertise on the car.

5) Build Your Car:
  You must build your own car with help from an adult—parent, friend, or mentor. It’s a joint effort between you and your parent, but you must do most of the work yourself. The kits take can be assembled in a weekend. Follow the instructions exactly. Total weight of the car, wheels and driver for Stock is 200lbs, for Super Stock is 240lbs and for Masters is 255lbs.

6) Pre-inspection and Practice - May 31:
  The pre-inspection will take place in the Transit-mix west parking area from 9am-Noon, Sunday, May 31. Registration must be complete at this time.

Racers will be practicing on the street will racing on. Practice is limited to 4 runs.

7) Final Inspection and Impound - June 6:
  Bring your completed car to the Transit-mix parking lot at the bottom of the track. Your car will be inspected for the last time before the race. After final checks of the car, it will be impounded over night.

8) Race Day - June 7:
  The race will be held on Costilla Street between El Paso and Wasatch Streets—8am to finish. This will be a double elimination race. Each heat consists of two racers down the track. The cars and drivers are brought back to the top of the hill to continue the race. You must lose two heats to be eliminated. All racers receive a participation trophy and the top finishers receive place trophies. All participants are required to attend the awards ceremony immediately after the race and will receive a prize. The winning cars and drivers will be sent to Akron, Ohio and given a stipend to participate in derby week and the International Soap Box Derby.


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