vehicles must pass a basic NHRA ET Bracket safety inspection.
For a full listing of requirements, consult an NHRA Rulebook.
All Drivers must have a valid state driver's license.
single co-driver is permitted in vehicles running slower
than 14.00 seconds. Co-drivers must be at least 16 years
old and must sit in the front seat.
drivers and co-drivers must wear long pants and shirts
with sleeves (no tank tops).
approved helmets are required for all vehicles running
quicker than 14.00 seconds.
additional requirements including but not limited to a
roll bars and driver's jackets are required for vehicles
quicker than 11.50 seconds.
racers slower than 10.99 seconds are required to wear a
heavy jacket, gloves, helmet with eye protection, and shoes
covering the tops of the ankles. Significant additional
requirements including full leathers are required for motorcycles
quicker than 10.99 seconds.