Rocker Cover Racing

The Queensland Autospectacular invites competitors for the
ROCKER COVER RACER CHAMPIONSHIP.

Rocker (Tappet) Cover Racing has become very popular in the U.S.A. and England and is now taking on an increasingly popular role in Australia.

This environmentally friendly form of racing is both fun and affordable and is a great source of enjoyment for all ages.

The Queensland Autospectacular will be staging a series of heats to establish the Rocker Cover Racer Champion.

Entry is free and is open to all ages.

All racers must be based on an actual rocker cover.

Download Rocker Cover Racer rules

Race Categories

There will be three categories available for entrants.

Speed - all racers will compete for Speed class.

Tribute - tribute racers are racers that mimic real vehicles such as a Cobra, a vintage vehicle, a muscle car, Sandman, etc.

rocker cover race start

Wild Thing - this category is for racers that have had extensive modifications done to create an unusual looking vehicle such as an aeroplane, spaceship, boat or other vehicle. Your imagination can roam free in this category!

Up to two classes may be entered.


A special 4 lane track was constructed for this new event.

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You will be advised of your Entry Number to enable you to compete on the day.

On the Day

♦ ENTRANTS MUST PRESENT THEIR RACERS AT THE ROCKER COVER TRACK FOR SCRUTINEERING BETWEEN 9am and 9.45am.

(Entries available at Rocker Cover track.)

♦ THE ROCKER COVER RACING CHAMPIONSHIP WILL COMMENCE AT 10am

♦ OWNERS MUST BE PRESENT FOR THEIR CARS TO RUN

♦ THERE WILL NOT BE ANY HEATS

♦ THE RACES WILL BE CONTINUALLY RUN UNTIL THE WINNERS ARE DECIDED BY PROCESS OF ELIMINATION.

♦ So get your rocker cover and let your imagination dream up your special racer to take to the track at the Queensland Autospectacular to compete in the
ROCKER COVER RACER CHAMPIONSHIP.

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