Gov’ner Go’Round

Tuesday, November 8th, 2022
Hosted by Commotion Diecast
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The Gov’ner Go’Round- November 8
Race on the brand new Grindelwald Drag Strip

$20 entry fee

Winner: $100 and trophy
2nd Place: $50 and medal
3rd Place: $20 and medal

Any Hot Wheels brand Gov’ner Casting
Limited to 32 Entries
Fastest times move on

Max weight of 80g- No 1g allowance
No bearings
No stretching body or chassis
Must remain stock wheelbase and length
Retail axels/wheels only

Ok to:
Fill windows
Fill body lines
Up/downsize wheels
Hog fenders
Cut wheels
Shave wheels
Tubes Ok
Sanding chassis is OK
Must keep original shape, can't add any aerodynamics or extend body.
No filling in wheel wells. 






Mark Rich


KCLH Racing

Mark Rich Racing




Cash Money Boyz



Papa Pugsley 

Adam Rivera




Hot Nutz

The Grindelwald Strip Specs:

Track: Hot Wheels Orange
Timer: Boomershine
Length: 17’2”

Entries due by November 1, 2022
Include $8 if you want your entry back, otherwise goes to the winner

Rules & restrictions

  • Modified entries only
  • 80g maximum weight
  • 3.25in. long x 2in. tall x 1.25in. wide
  • Limit 1 entry per household
  • Retail axles and wheels only. FTE/NPA axles allowed.
  • Lube recommended

Dates & deadlines

All entries must be received by the host before Tuesday, 11/1/2022. Racing is scheduled for Tuesday, 11/8/2022. Results will be posted on or after that date as is convenient for the host.

How to enter

Contact the tournament host to get the shipping address for entry.

Include at least $8.00 for return shipping if you want your entries back. Entries not getting returned will be given to the winner as part of the prize.

Include a Race Entry ID slip with your entry


Race format and scoring
Bracket seeding will be random.


Cars are given a grace of 1g over the stated weight limit to account for variance in scales.

If a car fails to meet any of the restrictions listed above, the car will not qualify for victory. Offending cars will still race. Finish position and any prize will go to the runner-up in the case of the penalty car winning.

Cars that fail to run or fit on the track, or that happen to break during racing, will forfeit their matches. Cars that arrive broken will attempt to be minimally repaired before the racing begins. Cars that break during racing will not be repaired or replaced.


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SpyDude 8/7/22

Sounds like a good time. I'm in.

Still trying to get this drag racing thing figured out but I will give it a try, Count Man Child Motorsports in.

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Numbskull 8/7/22

This sounds awesome.  Count me in please.

Iron Beard Customs wants in

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DeeJay 8/15/22

Ok, you got me on this one already... Cool

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MarkRich21 8/19/22

Still have an open spot? If yes, please let me play ...

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CraigsterSr 8/26/22

'Zippin' Zeek McGullicuddy' would like to build one for this event for Team 'Hot Nuts Diecast Racing'!

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ToplineTim 9/6/22

Hot Jamn Racing is in. Getting started on the car tonight

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JB144 9/25/22

I didn't think drag was good, but you guys provide me wrong.

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SpyDude 9/25/22

Question: 80g max, no tolerance, or 80g max with 1g tolerance?
You have both in the description .....

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