Welton Soapbox Derby 2018 – June 30th 12PM

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30th June 2018 will see the return of our two gravity karts in the Welton Soapbox Derby

The annual event will be held in the Village of Welton, Daventry, Northamptonshire,  NN11 2JP

 

Racing starts at 12pm

 

45 kart entries will battle it out to see who can descend the High street in the quickest time and more importantly can make it one piece along the 600mtr course.

 

 

Categories:
– Fastest Run Time in each age group category: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place(s).
– Best Creativity across all categories.
– Winners Podium Ceremony at 17:00 on Race Day.

 

CONSTRUCTION:

All vehicles must be no more than 2.0m wide, 5.0m long, and 2.5m Tall. Chassis must be at least 10cm off the ground. Vehicles (excl driver) must not weigh more than 80kg.

 

Best viewing point :

The hairpin – just after the steepest point of the hill where karts will enter at well over 30MPH. Guaranteed thrills and spills

Our Karts :

Team Proformance : Rusty Bomber

Driver : Dean Barber

Chassis : Tubular chassis, double wishbone suspension, adjustable rose jointed geometry. Wheels and tyres : Hydrualic disc brakes, Schwalbe Kojak tyres mounted to custom wheels.

Paint & Body : Polypropylene Body, Single vinyl wrap finish supplied by Amber Screen and Print

 

 

ProFormance Juniors : Jamaican Bobsled

Driver: Antwone Hunt, Co driver : Kyron Earle

Chassis : BMX  / spaceframe chassis, Rigid body,

Wheels and Tyres : BMX hardland wheels and tyres, Cable braking,

Paint & body : Polypropylene Body, Paint and vinyl finish, Bluetooth Audio Installation

 

 

Click here for the Official Facebook Page

 

 

 

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