SATURDAY 27th & SUNDAY 28th July 2019
SYWELL AERODROME, NORTHANTS NN6 0BN, UK

Soapbox Derby

SOAPBOX DERBY

Build your own racing machine and
risk it all as you launch down
the starting ramp in your bid for glory!
Thrills, spills and single-figure speeds
are guaranteed from these
gravity-powered, wooden wacky racers!

 

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SOAPBOX RACING AT ATOMIC ON SUNDAY

EACH RACER WILL RECEIVE A FREE ATOMIC T-SHIRT

1 All cars must be built in a nostalgia style
2 Maximum length 5ft (152cm)
3 Maximum width 40in (102cm)
4 Maximum weight 80kg
5 Body and chassis must be made of wood –
metal axles and steering wheels are allowed
6 Car must have four wheels
7 Car must have a brake
8 Engines or any form of propulsion are not allowed
9 Drivers must sign on at ATOMIC Reception
10 Drivers must wear safety helmets and gloves,
and arms must be covered

 

HERE’S HOW IT WAS DONE IN 1951