2018 ET Bracket Series Rule Book

Remaining Race Dates:
6/16 Sat Coalition, 6/17 Sun Coalition, 6/24 Sun, 7/29 Sun, 9/3 Mon Labor Day

Top Eliminator Payout
Winner $1500 / Runner up $400 / Semi $150
$30 per Round after 3rd Round win / Car & Driver Entry $50
Buy Back $40 1st or 2nd Round
32 car minimum

Footbrake Payouts
Winner $1000 / Runner up $300 / Semi $100
$25 per Round after 3rd Round win / Car & Driver Entry $40
Buy Back $30 1st or 2nd Round
32 car minimum

JR Dragster Payout
Winner $200 / Runner up $75 / Semi $25
Car & Driver Entry $20
Buy Back $10 1st or 2nd Round
Racers split by ages for the first 3 round 8 to 11, then 12 & up
Jr Racers will be paired by the card system for entire race
8 car minimum

Races are considered complete after 3 complete rounds in a category.

Points (All Classes)
$20 for all classes to entry the points (Money goes for Bracket finals expenses)
5 Points to enter a race
2 Points per round won
2 Points Bonus for winning the race
Run all the points races without a voucher and get 2 Bonus Points
No Double entries (1 Driver entering the same car twice, Except Coalition races)
Drivers can enter the same car in Top and Footbrake
One Driver can drive two different cars, only one car can be used for points claims.
Two drivers are allowed to enter and race one car, they must change the number per driver. Piedmont is not responsible for waiting for the drivers during an event. Drivers need to notify staging of the car coming back.
Each racer has one race voucher worth 5 points if they have to miss a race. Racers must contact Piedmont before the event or 2 days after the event.

Championship Tie-Breaker will be a best 2 of 3 run off at the last race. Driver can use a different car in the run off.
All other positions will be determined by wins, runner-up, semi, & quarter final finishes.

Top Eliminator Year End Payout
Points Champion $1000 cash (Champions Jacket, Trophy, & Free Car & Driver for 2019 Piedmont Bracket races)
2nd $500 cash Trophy
3rd $400 Certificate Trophy (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
4th $400 Certificate - Trophy (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
5th $400 Certificate - Trophy (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
6th $200 Certificate - Trophy (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
7th $200 Certificate - Trophy (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
8th $200 Certificate - Trophy (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
9th $200 Certificate - Trophy (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
10th $200 Certificate - Trophy (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)

Footbrake Year End Payout
Points Champion $700 cash (Champions Jacket, Trophy, & Free Car & Driver for 2019 Piedmont Bracket races)
2nd $300 cash Trophy
3rd $200 Certificate - (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
4th $200 Certificate - (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
5th $200 Certificate - (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
6th $100 Certificate - (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
7th $100 Certificate - (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
8th $100 Certificate - (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
9th $100 Certificate - (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)
10th $100 Certificate - (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)

Jr. Dragster Year End Payout
Points Champion $200 cash (Champions Jacket, Trophy, & Free Car & Driver for 2019 Piedmont Bracket races)
2nd $100 cash Trophy
3rd $50 cash Trophy
4th $25 cash Trophy
5th $20 Certificate - (Certificate for Piedmont Bracket races only, excludes buybacks and co-promotions)

Refund Policy
Races are official if 3 rounds are completed in each category. If 3 rounds are not completed in a category that category will offer a rain check for one of the next two bracket race events. Points will be awarded for each round if a category runs more than 3 rounds and all money will be split.
If breakage occurs during time trials refund for car and driver.
If breakage occurs before any time runs are made a full refund car & driver or rain check for one of the next 2 races.
No crew refunds for car breakage

Piedmont Dragway reserves the right to adjust any of the above policies.