2023 Driver Registration Now Open!
The New Berlin Soap Box Derby Commission invites your participation in the
58th ANNUAL NEW BERLIN SOAP BOX DERBY
Race day is Sunday, September 10th, 2023
New Berlin residents between the ages of 6 and 16 can design, build, and race their own cars down our 1,000-foot long, 3-lane, paved track. Cars are sponsored by local businesses, as well as by businesses and race fans from around the United States. Finalists in each class compete for trophies, great prizes, and a chance to win the coveted "Champion of Champions" award.
Online registration is once again available this year.
Everyone is encouraged to register online!
These rules and specifications show how to build your car, there's a suggested materials list, and explains the rules for running of the event.
Check out our FAQ section on our website for more information. Don't see a question you would like answered? Contact Us and we will answer all your questions.
On race day, each driver...
- receives a special Derby t-shirt,
- gets their photo taken with their car, and
- gets a minimum of four runs down the track.
The Awards Night ceremonies take place two weeks after race day. The photos taken on race day will be available for pickup at Awards Night.