Please make sure your cart meets ALL the attributes of the Class it is entered in. All carts are scrutineered at the beginning of race day, to ensure they comply.
|Attribute||Upwey Class||Ranges Class||World Class||Novelty Class|
|Weight||30 kg or less||45 kg or less||65 kg or less||Open|
|Length - from front wheel to rear of cart. Measure used to ensure carts fit on starter's ramp.||1200 mm or less||2100 mm or less||2100 mm or less||Open. Note: Ramp can only accommodate 2100 mm from front wheel to rear of cart. Novelty carts only may decide not to use ramp.|
|Width||Between 400 to 1000 mm||Between 400 to 1000 mm||Between 400 to 1000 mm||Open|
|Wheel Diameter (including tyres)||350 mm or less||550 mm or less||650 mm or less||Open|
|Number of Wheels||4||4||3 or 4||Open|
|Brakes & Steering (see note below table)||Adequate to control and stop billy cart safely||Adequate to control and stop billy cart safely||Adequate to control and stop billy cart safely||Adequate to control and stop billy cart safely|
|Number of Drivers||1||1||1||Open|
|Cart usable in another Class||Yes, in Ranges, World or Novelty||Yes, in World or Novelty||Yes, in Novelty||No, unless it matches all attributes of that class|
Steering: Rope steering can be dangerous if one hand is taken off to apply brakes. Please ensure that in this case the feet can also control steering. Otherwise use a non-rope steering mechanism.
Driver Position: Head-First cart’s are prohibited.