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Demolition Derby Rules

Total Purse: Over $23,000.00

Trophies: Trophy to 1st place in each heat and 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in Final Heats (Stock, Mini Cars, Truck, Non-Weld). Trophy and cash prize for Best Looking Truck and Car.

NO REFUNDS. All drivers 16 and 17 years of age must show ID and have their parents present to sign Notice of Non-Responsibility form.

Vehicles that were battered from other derbies may run as long as they pass safety rules/inspection. New or previous used Derby vehicles may run either day if they comply with the rules.

Pit Gate opens at 1:00 PM daily and Closes at 6:00 p.m. No Exceptions.

Everyone must pay a $25.00 pit fee and sign a Notice of Non-Responsibility. Pit wrist band must be worn at all times. A Pit Pass is for the pit area only; limited viewing of Derby from this area. No seats guaranteed.

Vehicles will be divided into two or three heats with up to the top finishers (by officials decision) advancing to destruction final heat. The Consolation Heat will be open to any non-qualifiers from first heats. Up to the top five finishers from the Consolation Heat will also move to the destruction final. First heats will be established by “blind draw.”

Strict enforcement of rules, as well as track conduct, will be the official’s prime concern. Drivers only are allowed on the track. NO PIT CREW MEMBERS ALLOWED ON TRACK.Any non-drivers on the track could be removed from the fairgrounds.

Everyone entering the pits must be at least 16 years of age. All people entering the pits that are 16 and 17 years of age must have their parents present to sign the Notice of Non-Responsibility form. Everyone will be required to show valid ID.

One service vehicle will be allowed in derby area with each derby vehicle entry. Parking will be provided for trailers outside the pit area.

Beer, alcoholic beverages, or drugs are not allowed in pits or parking area or in your private vehicles. Any violation of this rule will result in being disqualified for the day’s event and loss of pit pass. Fighting and / or abusive language will also disqualify you from the events and possible future Yolo County Fair Destruction Derbies. Misconduct could result in the removal from the fairgrounds.

Derby winner will be decided by last vehicle running. You will be disqualified by the officials for sandbagging. Official’s decision is final in all cases.

Please see complete rules below

** Remember:If your car is illegal, you will not be allowed to compete until it is correct. Pit gates close at 6:00 p.m. for everyone. **

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