League Rules

1)      Starts/Restarts

  • All initial starts are on green flag. All other restarts during the race are controlled by the leader.

  • There is not changing lanes before the start finish line on ALL RESTARTS. If you are caught violating this rule you will be called out over the radio to serve a pass through penalty. If you do not serve your pass through penalty the next time around you will be black flagged and held for 30 seconds. If it is not caught until post-race review you will be issued an EOL for the next race.

2)      Three Wide Rule/Yellow Line Rule (Super-speedway’s only)

  • There is no 3 wide racing for the first lap at all super speedways. If you are caught in race jumping out of line and going 3 wide you will be asked to serve a pass through penalty. If you do not serve your pass through penalty the next time around you will be black flagged and held for 30 seconds. If it is not caught until post-race review you will be issued an EOL for the next race.

  • There is also no passing below the yellow line at super speedways at any time for any reason. If a position is gained below the yellow line you must yield that position back to the person that is passed. If position is not yielded you will be given a pass through penalty. If pass through penalty is not served you will be black flagged and held for 30 seconds. If infraction is on the final lap coming to the line you will be given an EOL as your finishing position.

3)      ARCA Braking

  • In the event a wreck happens around you DO NOT ACCELERATE IN AN ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH IT FOR ANY REASON. Get on the brakes let the accident happen and after the cars involved are clear then you will be permitted to safely continue driving. If you are caught violating this rule you will be called out over the radio to serve a pass through penalty. If you do not serve your pass through penalty the next time around you will be black flagged and held for 30 seconds. If it is not caught until post-race review you will be issued an EOL for the next race. Multiple violations of this rule will result in a one race suspension.

4)      Pit Road

  • ALL DRIVERS are required to stay to the right side of pit lane (left at Watkins Glen) If you are caught violating this rule you will be called out over the radio to serve a pass through penalty. If you do not serve your pass through penalty the next time around you will be black flagged and held for 30 seconds. If it is not caught until post-race review you will be issued an EOL for the next race.

  • Drivers cannot enter their pit box any more than 3 stalls early.  If you are caught violating this rule you will be called out over the radio to serve a pass through penalty. If you do not serve your pass through penalty the next time around you will be black flagged and held for 30 seconds. If it is not caught until post-race review you will be issued an EOL for the next race.

5)      Radio

  • Radio is to remain clear during the race. There is NO CALLING OUT OTHER DRIVERS. If an admin tells you to keep the radio clear, adhere to that. If radio coms continue after a warning is issued the offending driver will be removed from the race no questions asked.  Multiple violations of this rule will result in further action up to and including removal from the league.

  • On super-speedways the lead car in a pack has the option to request the pusher back off. Please adhere to this request.

6)      Retaliation

  • All wrecks will be reviewed by the admin committee after the race. If a wreck is determined to be deliberate or avoidable an EOL will be issued for the next scheduled race. If multiple infractions are notated further penalties will be issued up to and including removal from the league.

7)      Race Etiquette

  • Cars are required to stay on the racing surface at all times. There is to be no drifting, donuts, or any other actions deemed to be unprofessional during the race. Violations of this rule will result in an immediate EOL. Multiple infractions will result in further action up to and including removal from the league.

  • Leaders will place lapped cars. If a leader does not call this out lapped cars must stay high and out of the way of lead lap cars. Any wreck caused by a lapped car that is deemed to be avoidable will result in a one race suspension.

8)      Post-Race Etiquette

  • Only the winner is permitted back to the line on a cool-down lap unless an admin tells you otherwise. ALL OTHER CARS       must return to pit road the next time by or park and tow in a safe manner off of the racing surface.

  • There is NO contact deliberate or not after the race. Do not engage in any contact with another driver. Contact with another driver after checkers is out will result in a one race suspension. Multiple infractions of this rule will result in further action up to and including removal from the league.

9)      Social Media Etiquette

  • Drivers are not to post negative comments on Facebook regarding the league or other drivers. If you have a dispute please bring it to an admins attention via Facebook Messenger or iRacing Private Message. Violations of this will result in action up to and including removal from the league.

Have fun and respect your fellow drivers.

** League rules are subject to change at admins discretion at any point during the season if deemed necessary. All league members will be notified of league rule changes via iRacing message as well as Facebook post, it is the responsibility of all league members to check for these messages as ignorance to rule changes is not an excuse for not abiding by them.