PAST EVENT: 12TH ANNUAL BOX CAR DERBY APRIL 16, 2023
THREE RACE DIVISIONS: • 9 and Under Classic Car division (ages 5-9) • Open Classic Car division (ages 10+) • Big Kid division, bigger box cars (ages 15+ including adults) Trophies to Top Finishers, Runner-up and Best-Decorated in each division.
BOX CAR DETAILS: • Classic Box Cars – BUILD, PRE-BUILT, or BORROW: available for the 9 and Under and Open divisions while supplies last – Build your own from a kit ($60), paint and race a Pre-Built box car ($60), or borrow one at the event (free!). • Big Kid Box Cars – BUILD, PRE-BUILT, RENT or BORROW: available for the Big Kid division (ages 15+ including adults) — bigger, faster cars with sweet rims to really cruise at the Big House! Build your own from a kit ($100), paint and race a Pre-Built box car ($100), or borrow one at the event (free!).
Since 2009, the Box Car Derby event has raised $80,000 to fight the uphill battle against ALS. Way to go!
DESIGN & BUILD YOUR OWN BOXCAR!
Box Car Requirements: Safety and starting ramp requirements for ALL cars (new and veteran):WIDTH: maximum 28" LENGTH: maximum 48" WEIGHT: no more than 50 lbs 4 WHEELS: 9 & Under and Open divisions - 6" maximum diameter (recommended ball bearing wheels) 4 WHEELS: Big Kid division - 12" maximum diameter STEERING: The course is straight - limited steering is recommended