2016 Sports Modified (Sport Mod) Monster Truck Rules & Class Information
This class is in the spirit of the first generation of Stage 3 monster trucks that participated in the Penda Series era. This is intended to be a more budget friendly version of the modified class, wherein the trucks are also easier to control due to lower speeds. This is a race only class, vehicles will not participate in freestyle.
These rules were decided and voted on by the competition committee and are good for the 2016 Calendar Year.
General/Axles: All vehicles must have a minimum of 2 solid axles. Motor on Axle (Clodbuster) gearboxes are legal. Shaft driven trucks are legal.
Tires: Any Clod or USA-1 sized tire is legal, and cutting is allowed.
Wheels: Any scale appearing Clodbuster sized monster truck wheel is legal.
Chassis: Any scale appearing chassis is legal (tube or plates).
Wheelbase: No limit.
Width: No limit.
Motors: 17 turn brushed motors are the maximum allowed (NO brushless), with a two motor maximum.
Battery: One 2S Lipo with 100c advertised discharge rate limit.
Steering: May be 2 or 4WS
Shocks: No maximum number or length. May be oil filled.
Suspension: 4 link allowed with any type of configuration.
Body: Any body legal.