2016  6.0 Raiders Rule Book

Race Dates
4/14 (Thurs), 4/30 (Sat), 5/5 (Thurs), 5/26 (Thurs), 6/2 (Thurs), 6/23 (Thurs), 7/2(Sat)
7/28 (Sat), 8/4 (Thurs),8/25 (Thurs), 9/1 (Thurs)

Winner $600 + Trophy
Runner up $200
Semi $70
16 car min
Entry fee $60 Car & Driver

Race Procedure notes
1. 6.00 Index all run qualified field.

2. 1 Qualifying round (If you miss qualifying you can be added to the ladder if you notify the tower before the ladder is made, cars breaking before qualifying can be added to the bottom of the sheet if they notify the race director before the ladder is made)

3. 4 tenth Pro Tree start,
(No Deep Staging, Deep Staging will result in an automatic Red light)

4. Courtesy staging will not be enforced.

5. Ladder will be a Sportsman ladder (i.e. 1vs5, 2vs6, 3vs7, 4vs8)

6. 1st Round lane choice by higher qualified competitor, all other lane choices will be by coin flip in the following r

7. In the event of a computer malfunction so that pairing cannot be completed, closest to the index will be the #1 qualifier and all cars would be paired in the lanes each round until the completion of the race.


1. All IHRA safety rules apply for cars running 6.49 or quicker.

2. Full bodied cars and left hand steer roadsters allowed with fenders covering the front tires, drivers cannot be able to view the front tires from the driver’s cockpit. No altered type cars.

3. Trans brakes, Delay Boxes, Two-steps, RPM switches, electric & air shifters allowed.

4. No down track timed throttle stops may be used. No “intentional” down track “stutter” allowed.

5. Timers may be used for nitrous only.

6. Diapers required on all vehicles as of 6/5/14


5 entry points
(one 5 point voucher can be used if you miss a race, must notify Piedmont Dragway of use of the voucher by no later than 3 days after the missed event)
Competitor running all the races without using a voucher will be given 1 bonus point at the end of the year.

1 Point per round won
1 Bonus point for Top Qualifier
2 Bonus Points for the winner of the race

2016 Year End Points Payout
1. $500
2. $300
3. $200
4. $100
5. $50

Tie Breaker
1st Most Wins
2nd Most Runner up
3rd Most Semi Finals
4th Best Qualifying average for the season