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new-cub-pine-woodOpen to ALL NEW Cub Scouts

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You may pre-weigh your car and make final adjustments, at gasoline alley. When you are satisfied with your car, bring it to the inspection and Check-in table. Once your car is Checked-in, it cannot be modified and will not be returned to you until after all races are complete.

Inspection and Check-in: 1

Opening: 11:00

Racing: 11:15 

All Cub Scouts will race their car 4 times (once in each lane)

Awards: will be awarded to top overall finishers in their division

Open Race Following
This is open to All NEW Cub Scouts & Parents/Open . 


Each scout will bring their car to the inspection table to have it inspected, weighed, and numbered. Adjustments can be made prior to the registration deadline.

  • Width shall not exceed 2 3/4 inches.
  • Length shall not exceed 7 inches
  • Weight shall not exceed 5.0 ounces.
  • Bottom clearance between car and track is 3/8 inches
  • Axles, wheels, and body shall be from the materials provided in the kit: Colored wheels from the BSA scout shop are also approved
  • Wheel bearings, washers, and brushings are prohibited.
  • No lubricating oil may be used, graphite is allowed
  • The car shall not ride on any kind of spring.
  • The car must be freewheeling with not starting devices.
  • No loose materials of any kind are allowed on the car
  • All four wheels must touch the track

Awards will be awarded to top finishers

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