A. All added weight(s) must be painted white with the car number clearly labeled on each weight.
B. All added weight(s) must be securely mounted to the car with a minimum of two (2) 1/2”-inch bolts that pass completely through each weight and the car. Weights that are mounted on the rear bumper or outside the body of the car will not be permitted. All added weight must be mounted below all windows and the interior sheet metal.
C. All added weight(s) must be securely attached to the frame below the body decking.
D. Frame is defined as the steel welded structure only.
E. Any part that moves or is not a fixed component to the steel frame structure may not be used for any weight attachment.
F. Weights attached to the rear bumper and/or outside the frame will not be permitted.
G. Any car that loses any weight(s) during any event may be fined up to $500.00.
H. The minimum weight of car with driver at all times including after the race is 2,400 lbs.
I. All weight determinations will be measured on the scales selected by the local track officials and/or by DIRTcar Officials for each racing event. Burn off and/or weight percentages and/or tolerance after the completion of any racing event will not be permitted.
J. All cars will weigh as directed by announcement, radio message or posted at the designated Scales, per the weight rule, and track layout. All cars must weigh in immediately following their races as directed. Any detour, redirection, mud puddle meandering, may result in disqualification or penalty
K. The winner must weigh prior to any Winner’s Circle Interview or Presentation.
L. Any detour to the scale, may result in loss of finish position or time. Should any car stop on the way to the Scales, and be touched by anyone other than a Race Official, the Driver may be disqualified. Any car not meeting the minimum weight, after the designated event will lose its time, and or finishing position from that event.
M. The scales used for the event, provided by the series or the track, will be considered the official scales for the event.
N. Scales will be available for any team to verify its car weight and determine the scale weight.
O. Officials will allow a car to re-scale two times by pulling off scale and pulling back on. Reading of the third attempt will become the entered weight.