Modular Outlaw

Sponsored by Suncoast Performance

NOTICE: Rules are subject to change without notice.

Class Description

Modular Outlaw is a racing class for extremely modified vehicles. This class is ultimately to find out who has the fastest non-tube chassis late-model modular based V8 overhead-cam engine vehicle in the country.

Qualifying Information, Ladder Type, & Tree.

All Run, NHRA Pro Ladder, NHRA Pro .400 tree, Heads-Up, 1/8 mile, Courtesy Stage (Encouraged).

Class Rules

Any non-tube chassis vehicle with a late-model modular based V8 overhead-cam engine. Dragsters prohibited.

SWAPS

Fox Body and others vehicle swaps permitted.

MINIMUM BASE WEIGHTS

*All weights include the driver.

(If you do not see your combination below, email Mod Nationals to be added)

Engine  Base Weight
5.4/5.8 4V 3050
5.0/5.2 Coyote/Vodoo 3000
4.6 4V 2900
4.6 2V/3V 2850
Level 1
Weight Handicap
Single F1C Supercharger 200
Single F1C-10.5 Supercharger 200
Single F1R Supercharger 200
Single Billet Xi Supercharger 200
Single Vortech  V30-94C 200
Single 4.5L Supercharger (Whipple) 200
Single 4.7/4.9 Supercharger (Kenne Bell) 200
Level 2
Weight Handicap
Single 76mm Turbocharger (Ultra Spec) 150
Single 76mm Turbocharger (GEN2 NMRA Renegade Spec) 150
Single 80mm Turbocharger 150
Level 3 Weight Handicap
Single 88mm T6 Turbocharger (Large Frame 88) 100
Single 85mm T6 Turbocharger (PTE Pro Mod 85 GEN2, XPR) 50
Single 88mm T6 Turbocharger (PTE Pro Mod 88 GEN2 /GTX55 GEN II 88, XPR) 0
Level 4 Add Weight
Twin 64mm T4 Turbocharger (PTE 6466) 0
Twin 67mm T4 Turbochargers (PTE 6766) 75
Twin 76mm T4 Turbochargers (PTE 7675) 150

ENGINE

Engine must be a Modular 4.6/5.0/5.4/5.8 based V-8 Ford engine. Internal modifications are permitted.

COOLING SYSTEM

Any radiator, water pump, and cooling fan/fans permitted. Engine cooling system can be contained inside the engine compartment or trunk. Radiator support may be modified or removed. Inner fender wells in front of the strut towers may be removed.

EXHAUST

Any header size/tubing permitted. Open headers, down pipe ok. Bumper/Fender exit ok.

FUEL-DELIVERY SYSTEM

OEM or aftermarket tank in trunk or stock location. Fuel cell in engine bay ok.

FUEL

All fuels permitted. Add 25lbs for M1

TURBOCHARGERS:

TURBOCHARGERS
Single turbocharger limited to 88mm maximum. *Garrett GTX GEN II/PTE XPR (using current X275 exhaust/turbine measurements). Turbocharger size will be verified by measuring the housing bore at the leading edge of the impeller wheel and must maintain the contour of the compressor housing. (Stepped compressor wheel prohibited) Inducer dimensions may not exceed 80.9/85.9mm/88.9mm and Exducer backing plate and blade tip to tip dimensions may not exceed 133mm on MID FRAME turbos except where noted. *The Garrett GTX GEN II/PTE XPR/Bullseye NLX Inducer dimensions may not exceed 85.9mm/88.9mm, Exducer backing plate dimensions may not exceed 133mm. The Exducer tip to tip measurements may not exceed 142.5mm. On mid-frame turbo claiming 85.9/88.9 on tip to tip inducer measurements the inspection tool must capture .200 of the blade tip to be eligible for the latest deductions in weight. (tech insp. discrection) On LARGE FRAME turbos the inducer may not exceed 85.9/88.9mm and Exducer dimensions may not exceed 141.224mm. The maximum diameter of the housing bore at the leading edge of the wheel may not exceed 2 mm more than the maximum allowable turbocharger size permitted. Inserts or reducers to achieve inlet or outlet dimensions prohibited. Compressor map groove will not exceed .250 of an inch. Any turbocharger entry may be asked to remove the compressor cover and/or turbine housing for inspection. The turbine wheel may not exceed 113mm X 103mm on ANY turbocharger. Turbine wheels are only allowed to be constructed of Inconel material. Billet aluminum compressor wheel/impeller permitted. Any inconsistent modifications to compressor or turbine wheel, blades, hubs, cover, or housing, beyond accepted commercially available manufacturing process, is PROHIBITED.

SUPERCHARGERS:

Cog or gear driven superchargers are permitted, must meet all factory inlet, outlet, and internal housing dimensions. Inserts or reducers to achieve inlet or outlet dimensions prohibited. Any type inter-cooler is permitted. Supercharger cannot be combined with nitrous oxide. Centrifugal superchargers are permitted. Screw superchargers are permitted.

OILING SYSTEM

Wet and dry permitted.

INTAKE MANIFOLD

Air intake coolers and/or ice boxes allowed in passenger compartment.

REAR END

OEM or bolt in 8.8 or 9 inch.

TRANSMISSION

Any automatic or manual transmission permitted.

K-MEMBERS

Aftermarket k-members permitted but must attach to the chassis using only the original factory OEM type mounting bolts in the factory mounting location. Motor plates ok. No part of the K-member may be permanently attached to the chassis. K-member may be modified in oil pan area to allow oil pan enlargement or removal.

CONTROL ARMS

OEM or tubular stock type control arms required which must be attached in stock location

SHOCKS/STRUTS/SPRINGS

OEM or aftermarket shocks/struts/springs permitted. May use coil overs.

STOCK TYPE SUSPENSION

Stock type suspension may utilize aftermarket, direct replacement type suspension components including aftermarket replacement shocks, springs, coil overs, and/or control arms. All stock type 3-link and 4- link suspensions may modify stock lateral angles and attachment points. Aftermarket torque arms permitted.

PANHARD BARS

Permitted.

LADDER BARS

Permitted.

TORQUE ARMS

Permitted.

WISHBONE

Permitted.

MINITUB

Permitted. Rear frame rails may be notched for clearance and must be in the factory location. Factory wheelbase must be maintained.

WHEELIE BARS

Permitted.

FRAME

Frame rails may be altered forward of the strut towers ONLY. Sub-frames may be joined under car. If connector protrudes through floor, floor must be completely welded to connector. Stock front/rear sub-frames must remain stock, unaltered, and in stock location.

TIRES & WHEELS

Tires: 275 M/T Radial Pros or 28 x 10.5 slicks.

WHEELS:

Spindle mount wheels allowed.

BODY

OEM steel (fiberglass/composite if OEM equipped) body shell required. Aftermarket body parts are permitted as long as it is factory appearing and are limited to hoods, front bumper covers, fenders, doors, and rear deck lids. Hood is required. Any rear wing permitted.

WINDSHIELD & WINDOWS

OEM glass or NHRA approved Lexan is required and must maintain a Ford OEM appearance. Optic Armor windows are ok. Braces allowed. If carbon fiber/fiberglass doors are used Lexan windows with supports allowed.

FIREWALL

Stock, unaltered firewall required.

ELECTRONICS

Trans brake, 2 step, and aftermarket ECU permitted.