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EV OPEN PRODUCTION

EV OPEN PRODUCTION
Open Production EV Truck/SUV

* Updated September 7th, 2021 *

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DEFINITION
Vehicles built from a full sized 2 or 4 wheel drive utility or SUV type vehicle. Vehicle must have been series produced in quantities of at least 5000 units within a 12-month period and be readily available to the general public in the U.S.A. Vehicle must be marketed as full size. Vehicle must be currently produced within the last five(5) model years.

GENERAL REGULATIONS
Entrants in this class shall comply with all applicable general regulations.

TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
Manufacturer’s body, engine, transmission, differentials, and chassis combinations must be retained. This class is an open class and all components will be considered open unless restricted herein. No predating or postdating of any component allowed unless offered by the manufacture as a direct replacement part.

NOTE: The TR abbreviations listed under this class (I.E. TR1 HELMETS) refer to TR cross reference listings in the front of this book. These TR cross-referenced listings are part of the class rules. Where a conflict occurs between the TR cross-referenced listing and a rule contained under this class, the rule contained under this class takes priority.

SAFETY EQUIPMENT

TR1 HELMETS
TR2 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING
TR3 EYE PROTECTION and DENTURES
TR4 HEAD AND NECK RESTRAINTS
TR5 FIRST AID KIT
TR6 EMERGENCY SIGNALING DEVICES
TR7 HORNS
TR8 REFLECTORS
TR9 FIRE SUPPRESSION EQUIPMENT
TR10 SURVIVAL SUPPLIES

SUSPENSION COMPONENTS

TR11 SHOCK ABSORBERS and BUMP STOPS
TR12 SECONDARY SUSPENSION
TR13 WHEELS and TIRES
TR14 FASTENERS
Fasteners must remain stock material. Any fastener may be upgraded with steel grade 8.

STEERING and BRAKE COMPONENTS

TR15 STEERING
TR16 BRAKES

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TR17 ELECTRICAL
All high power lines must be encased for protection, lines and encasements must be painted red.

TR18 BATTERIES
TR19 LIGHTS
Stock head and tail lights must be retained in working condition at all times.
Rearward facing amber and blue lights are required.
Any manufacturer additional lights may be used.

ENGINE, TRANSMISSION and DRIVELINES

TR24 MOTORS
TR25 ENGINE REPLACEMENT
TR26 TRANSMISSION

DIFFERENTIALS

TR29 DRIVE SHAFTS
TR30 FLYWHEEL SHIELDS
TR31 FLUID COOLERS
TR32 AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT

VEHICLE SAFETY EQUIPMENT

TR34 ROLL CAGES
TR35 SAFETY HARNESS
TR36 SAFETY NETS
TR37 SEATING

GENERAL VEHICLE COMPONENTS

TR38 DRIVERS COMPARTMENT
TR39 DOORS AND LATCHES
TR40 FIREWALLS
TR41 BALLAST
TR42 WEIGHT
TR43 FLOORBOARDS
TR44 BUMPERS and HAZARDOUS PROTRUSIONS
Stock bumpers required.
Bush guards and lights may be attached to bumper.

TR45 MIRRORS
TR46 SKID PLATES
TR47 STORAGE
TR48 CHASSIS and BODY
Manufacturer’s body chassis combinations must be retained. No predating or updating chassis or bodies.

TR49 HOSES
TR50 IDENTIFICATION MARKINGS
M400 will assign race numbers.

TR51 ADVERTISING on VEHICLES
TR52 RADIO EQUIPMENT
TR53 WORKMANSHIP
TR54 TRACKING DEVICE