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2018 King Of Dirt Racing Point System (All Divisions)

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  1. 100                          1. 200                              1. 60
  2. 97                            2. 197                              2. 57
  3. 96                            3. 196                              3. 56
  4. 95                            4. 195                              4. 55
  5. 94                            5. 194                              5. 54
  6. 93                            6. 193                              6. 53
  7. 92                            7. 192                              7. 52
  8. 91                            8. 191                              8. 51
  9. 90                            9. 190                              9. 50
  10. 89                          10. 189                            10. 49
  11. 88                          11. 188                            11. 48
  12. 87                          12. 187                            12. 47
  13. 86                          13. 186                            13. 46
  14. 85                          14. 185                            14. 45
  15. 84                          15. 184                            15. 44
  16. 83                          16. 183                            16. 43
  17. 82                          17. 182                            17. 42
  18. 81                          18. 181                            18. 41
  19. 80                          19. 180                            19. 40
  20. 79                          20. 179                            20. 39
  21. 78                          21. 178                            21. 38
  22. 77                          22. 177                            22. 37
  23. 76                          23. 176                            23. 36
  24. 75                          24. 175                            24. 35
  25. 74                          25. 174                            25. 34
  26. 73                          26. 173                            26. 33
  27. 72                          27. 172                            27. 32
  28. 71                          28. 171                            28. 31
  29. 70                          29. 170                            29. 30
  30. 69                          30. 169                            30. 29

DNS =50                        DNS=100                        DNS=20

Fast Time Per Heat Group = 1 Bonus Point

Heat Race Win – 1 Bonus Point


Home Track Bonus Points (New For 2018)

  1. Each driver can earn up to X amount of bonus points based on the number of races scheduled on the KOD tour in their respective division. EXAMPLE: If there are 6 races scheduled, a drivers best 6 races from his/her home track will count towards their Home Track Bonus Points.
  2. To be eligible for Home Track Bonus Points towards a drivers King Of Dirt Racing point standings, a driver must compete in no less than 70% of the total events scheduled. EXAMPLE: If there are 6 race scheduled a driver must have competed at  5 out of the 6 races to earn Home Track Bonus Points.
  3. ‘In Market’ drivers are classified as drivers who compete at a track hosting a King Of Dirt Racing event in their respective division. There is no additional cost and/or membership fee required, only the standard $20 entry fee at most races.
  4. ‘Out Of Market drivers are classified as drivers who compete at tracks not hosting a King Of Dirt Racing event in their respective division. There is a one time Membership fee of $50, which goes directly into that drivers divisional point fund. Said driver is then eligible for Home Track Bonus Points regardless of where they race weekly.
  5. All Home Track Bonus Points will be calculated into a drivers KOD point standings prior to any scheduled season finale’s.
  6. Home Track Bonus Points have been put in place for KOD touring divisions to offer series regulars the opportunity to be rewarded more points for their support of King Of Dirt Racing. With a limited schedule through the summer months it was necessary to find a way to reward drivers for their support. Home Track Bonus Points will provide such a reward, while also further enhancing their tour experience.

2018 King Of Dirt Racing Provisionals

  1. King Of Dirt Racing offers four provisional starting spots at each event after all qualifying events have been run. KOD provisional starting spots fill positions 25-28.
  2. KOD provisional starting spots are awarded to drivers top 15 in points who have competed in at least 70% of the scheduled events. They are awarded according to the point standings starting with the first driver not qualified.
  3. King Of Dirt Racing also offers 2 ‘buy in’ positions, which are 29-30. ‘Buy Ins’ are positions where drivers are offered the option to pay the amount it costs to start and may compete in the feature event. Drivers are then permitted to improve their finishing position and pay out.

2018 King Of Dirt Racing Event Formats

  1. All King Of Dirt Racing events (358 Modified, Sportsman, & Pro Stock) will utilize the same format unless otherwise noted.
  2. All races will utilize timed sessions to determine heat race lineups through separate timed sessions or timed hot laps.
  3. Heat groups are determined by draw at registration with King Of Dirt Racing officials.
  4. After qualifying heat races the top 12 drivers will redraw for starting spots in the feature event. All other qualified drivers will be heads up for starting order.
  5. 24 cars will qualify through heats and/or consi’s. 4 series provisionals and 2 buy ins make up the remainder of the 30 car starting field.
  6. All King Of Dirt Racing events utilize double file restarts throughout all qualifying events along with the feature also. In the event drivers can’t complete a lap before another yellow is displayed, single file restarts may be used, with the field going back to double file on the next restart.
  7. Leader has lane choice (inside or outside), however the front row fires together coming off turn four at all King Of Dirt Racing events.
  8. In the event of a yellow with one lap remaining, the following restart will be Green/White together for a one lap dash to the finish.

  • For a full listing of division specific rules please visit the division page of your choice and you’ll find the full rules available for download there. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

358 Modified Rules

Sportsman Modified Rules

Pro Stock Rules

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