This is the first tournament of the 2016 Redline Derby Pro Series. Entry is open to everyone. The points earned in this tournament go towards each racer's Pro Series total at the end of the year. The racer with the most total points in December will be crowned champion.
This is a standard, double-elimination bracket. Points earned only go towards the Pro Series total, they do not determine the winner of this tournament.
The next Pro Series tournament will be held in April.
Winner & Results
Congratulations Aircooled on his win in the first Pro Series race! His Way 2 Fast model barreled through the competition to take out all his opposition including EconoCarl's "legendary" Unobtanium...twice! Aircooled takes home the Amazon gift card prize, the victory sticker, and earns 60 points towards his Pro Series score.
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Rules & Restrictions
- Weight: 65g max
- Car size: Max 3.25" long by 2" high. Width should fit on standard HW orange track.
- Limit 1 cars per entrant
- Any brand, any model, any year, any make...build your best!
- Any wheels, no limits; FTEs allowed
- Must be drilled rivets, no stock entries
- Dry lubes only
- Doesn't have to be a new build, you can enter a previous mod if you want
The racer that wins this bracket will receive a $10 Amazon.com gift card (digital), plus the first ever RLD Victory Sticker.
How to enter
Post a reply with your intention to enter, then ship your entry car to the address below before February 21, 2016. Live racing show will be the following Saturday, 2/27.
Redline Derby Racing c/o Brian Vaughn
PO Box 842
Grove City, OH 43123
Please include an RLD Entry ID Card with your entry along with some cash to cover the cost of returning your car if you want it back. Or you can Paypal the return fee to firstname.lastname@example.org
Scoring and Winning
This is a standard, double-elimination bracket. Seeding will be random as will any byes that are needed. The car that wins the bracket is champ. Points do not determine the winner of this tournament.
Pro Series points are +10 for every win in the main bracket. The tournament winner will receive +20 for the victory. There will be no points awarded for Loser's Bracket wins.
Cars will be inspected on arrival and checked for weight and other conditions. Any car that fails inspection will be removed from the tournament and returned to the owner.
Each car is given on do-over if they come off the track during a run. If goes off track a second time, it will forfeit that match.
This tournament will be racing on the Redline Derby Racing home track in Ohio, with manual starting gate and sensor finish line. Track is 17' long with a 4' hill from 2.5' high.