pinewood derby car rules

Cub Scout Grand Prix Pinewood Derby Guidebook[edit] The car must have been made during the current year (the year in which the derby is held). The width of the car shall not exceed 2-1/4 inches. The length of the car shall not exceed 7 inches. The weight of the car shall not exceed 5 ounces. Official Cub Scout Pinewood Derby Rules. Width — 2 3/4″ Length — 7″ Weight — Not over 5 ounces. Width between wheels — 1 3/4″ Bottom clearance between car and track — 3/8″ These are the rules we used for our Cub Scout Pack Pinewood Derby race. Rules may differ, so be sure to read and abide by the rules for your race. ALL CARS . Car Dimension Rules. The overall length of the car shall not exceed 7 inches. The overall width of the car shall not exceed 2 ¾ inches. The car must have 1 ¾' clearance between the wheels. The car must have 3/8' clearance underneath the body so it does not rub on the track. Derby Rules. Page 1. There are no major rule changes this year. . 1.3 The car must be built for the current Pinewood Derby Racing Season. NO REPEATS or. Pinewood Derby season is approaching fast and will race by before you know . Also, get a chance to weigh your car, take a turn on the practice track, and more! evolved and different Councils have adopted different rules for competition. To ensure that . a car's eligibility to competitively race in the World Pinewood Derby. Please find attached the North Florida Council Pinewood Derby rules. . The car body, wheels and axles must be from an official BSA Pinewood Derby kit. Pack-116, Pinewood Derby Car Rules. 1. The car must be newly built for the current Cub Scouting year. The car should be substantially built by the Scout. Sometimes the big race obscures one of the primary purposes of the derby, . THE FIRST AND LAST RULE OF BUILDING A RA PINEWOOD DERBY CAR IS…