USRA Rules

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Previous USRA Rulebooks & Updates:


2017 USRA Rulebook (pdf file)


2016 USRA Rulebook (pdf file)


2015 USRA Rulebook (pdf file)


2014 USRA Rulebook (pdf file)


2013 USRA Rulebook (pdf file)


2012 USRA Rulebook (pdf file)

03/16/2012: The following is a correction to the 2012 USRA Rule Book, page 48, regarding the GT12 Amateur Class:



I. Driver Classification (Scale Division)

A. Driver Classifications

1. Amateur Division

a) Racers with average driving or technical ability and newer racers.

b) At the National Championships, Amateur Division racers will use handout motors for all classes except for GT12.

c) Junior class is for those 13 years of age and younger.


USRA Previous Year’s Rules Archives (pdf)

Archived copies of past USRA rules, are also posted on the USRA Nats History page.


updated: 12/31/2015 – 2016 rules posted

updated: 01/27/2015 – 2015 final print version of rules posted

updated: 12/12/2014 – 2015 rules posted

updated: 01/12/2014 – 2014 rules posted

updated: 01/25/2013 – 2013 rules posted

updated: 03/16/2012 – 2012 rules correction posted – GT12 Amateur

updated: 02/18/2012 – 2012 preliminary rules posted

updated: 03/07/2012 – 2012 final print version of rules posted