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Hosted by: Mike Jernigan

With help from our friends at the PNW Metropolitan Club, the LeMay Family Collection Foundation is pleased to present our Annual LeMay Valve Cover Races at Marymount on Memorial Day weekend 2014! This free event is open to all ages.

To participate: Email or call 253.272.2336 to enter as a race participant. Event will be held at Marymount (325 152nd ST E., Tacoma, WA 98445)

Official Valve Cover Racer Rules: The racers shall have no power source or propulsion system. All motive force is provided by gravity. Racers must be based on actual automotive engine valve covers (domestic or foreign). Length shall be no more than 22 inches (measured from front-most point of "body" to center of rear axle), a minimum front body height or start gate bumper of no less than 2 inches, and overall width of no more than 10 inches.Wheels can be inside or outside of the valve cover. Racers can have four or less wheels on the ground with a maximum diameter of no more than 6 inches. Car weight limit is 10 lbs. (will be weighed on a scale)

Speed Awards: 1st Place, 2nd Place, 3rd Place.

Other Award Categories: Prettiest,Best Paint Job, Most Unusual. Judging will be by anonymous ballot. Voting will begin prior to the valve cover race first heat, and winners will be announced after the conclusion of the races.

Special awards at end of races for Best Fuel Economy (slowest) and Judge’s Choice. Met Club Chair: Mike Jernigan

Session Information
Valve Cover Races 2014
Date: May 25, 2014
When: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Contact Information
Contact:Lemay Family Collection/Stacy

325 152nd St. E., Tacoma, WA 98445

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