Tech Inspection

Tech Inspection

All vehicles are subject to a Technical Inspection prior to racing.

Cars must pass a tech inspection, following NHRA guidelines

The following are some of the basic items checked in the inspection:

  • Decent body, not excessively rusted or damaged.
  • Decent tires.
  • No fluid leaks. Zero tolerance.
  • Coolant overflow bottle.
  • Dual throttle return springs unless stock from factory.
  • Battery properly tied down. No bungee straps.
  • Brakes must be in perfect working condition. Brake pedal must “feel” good, not weak.
  • Neutral safety switch must work.
  • Exhaust must not be loose or excessively low.
  • Car must have proper seat belts or harness.
  • There may be no excessively cracked windows.
  • All lug nuts must be present and tight.
  • Everyone must wear a helmet. Will be checking to see that all drivers have a DOT or SNELL SA2005 approved helmet.
  • Every car must have one working red taillight.
  • Windshield will be checked for cracks.  A racer identification number will also be painted on windshield with water soluble paint.
  • All drivers and pit crew are required to sign waivers.
  • Wear appropriate clothing to your times and speed (NHRA Requirements)
  • All vehicles must have working external door handles/latches

Pre-tech Inspections

  • May 26, 2017, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
    Gateway Mechanical Services
    3030 12 Ave N.
    This is also a BBQ fundraiser for the LFGA Youth Fishing Tournaments
  • June 18, 2017, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
    Kirks Tire
    238  22 St N.
    Kirks Tire, Show & Shine (8:00 am to 4:00 pm)

All decisions of the tech crew are final

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