Welcome to 2016 Pro Series Hot Rod Jamboree. This is the fourth of 6 tournaments that make up the 2016 Redline Derby Pro Series. Entry is open to everyone. You do not have to have entrered a previous Pro Series tournament to qualify. The points earned in this tournament go towards each racer's Pro Series total. At the end of the year, the racer with the most total points in will be crowned champion.
This will be a standard, double-elimination bracket. The car that wins the final, wins this tournament. Points earned only go towards the Pro Series total, they do not determine the winner of this tournament.
The next Pro Series tournament will be held in October.
Hot Rod Jamboree
There's no shortage of love around these parts for hot rods, so here you go. Dig out your Chevys, your Fords, your gassers and everything in between. The past few years have been light on pre-1960 cars in stores so you'll have to dig through your collection or check your vintage retailers.
Congratulations to Voxxer Racing on another Pro Series tournament win.
Rules & Restrictions
- Weight: 65g max
- Car size: Max 3.25" long by 2" high. Width should fit on standard HW orange track.
- Limit 1 cars per entrant
- Any brand (See model limits below)
- Retail wheels and axles only. Any axle type allowed.
- Must be drilled rivets, no stock entries
- Dry lubes only
- Must be a new build. No previously raced cars.
The body of your car must be a pre-1960 real world model car. No fantasy cars or Mattel original designed cars.
The racer that wins this bracket will receive a $10 Amazon.com gift card (digital), plus a RLD Victory Sticker.
How to enter
Post a reply with your intention to enter, then ship your entry car so that it arrives before August 15, 2016.
At this time, please PM the host, Geno "WizardOfOz", for his mailing address.
Please include an RLD Entry ID Card with your entry along with some money to cover the cost of returning your car if you want it back.
Scoring and Winning
This is a standard, double-elimination bracket. Each match-up will be best 2-out-3, alternating lanes. Seeding will be random as will any byes that are needed. The car that wins the bracket is champ. Points do not determine the winner of this tournament.
Pro Series points are +10 for every win in the main bracket. The tournament winner will receive +20 for the victory. There will be no points awarded for Loser Bracket wins.
Cars will be inspected on arrival and checked for weight and other conditions. Any car that fails inspection will be removed from the tournament and returned to the owner.
Each car is given one do-over if they come off the track during a run. If goes off track a second time, it will forfeit that match.
This tournament will be racing on Geno's track in Kansas. It is a 20-foot long, orange track with a WOO Starting gate and 3DBotMaker finish line.
More details and track photos will be posted when they are made available.