FirstEnergyAll-American Soap Box Derby Countdown

Corporate Derby Weekend May 20 & 21, 2022

Company Challenge - May 21, 2022

The Corporate Derby Challenge™ is a high-energy event that ignites a team's competitive fire as they collaborate assemble, decorate, and compete in an entertaining race with their own adult Soap Box Derby car. Corporations, small businesses, groups and community organizations can experience a very unique event that is sure to entertain. 

Collaborate & Create

The Corporate Derby Challenge™ involves teams working together to assemble their own adult Soap Box Derby car chassis from a pre-manufactured kit provided by the Soap Box Derby. Once the car chassis is assembled, teams can tap into their creativity by decorating and constructing their car wherever their imagination takes them as long as it is according to Corporate Derby Challenge guidelines.

Unveiling Event - May 20, 2022

An evening unveiling will be held on Thursday, June 23, where teams will reveal their Corporate Derby Challenge car. Attendees will enjoy appetizers, spirits, entertainment, and Soap Box Derby Hall of Fame and Museum cars dating back to the 1930’s. Casual attire and flat shoes are recommended for this evening event. Trophies will be awarded to the 1st and 2nd place teams for the best designed/ decorated car. 

Race Day - May 21, 2022

On Friday, June 24, the activities will consist of trial runs for the teams, tailgating, food trucks, and Corporate Derby Challenge competition. Invite your friends, family, and co-workers so they can cheer your team to victory and participate in some of the activities. Trophies will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place team in the race. 

Competition Format

To further charge the excitement, competitors will be divided into brackets of three race teams. Each team will have two timed races within their assigned bracket. The top seeded team from each bracket will advance to the championship round while second and third position teams will participate in a consolation race with another team of their caliber. Each team is guaranteed three races to earn bragging rights and the possibility of an overall Championship!

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Participation Levels

Gold | $5,000*

• Corporate Derby Challenge Entry
• 2 Adult Soap Box Derby Car kits
• 24 tickets to the Soap Box Showcase Reveal Party on Friday, May 20
• Company Exposure (Banner & Race Program)
• 2 hours of track time for a corporate outing at Wilbur Shaw Hill and Pavilion Rental with additional hours at $1,000 per hour.
• A 1/2 page ad in the FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby Program
• Recognition at the Soap Box Showcase Reveal Party
• Team Award

Silver | $3,500*

• Corporate Derby Challenge Entry
• 2 Adult Soap Box Derby Car kits
• 16 tickets to Unveiling Party on Friday, May 20
• Company Recognition
• Team Award

• Group Picture
• Company Exposure (Banner & Race Program)
• Inclusion in Monthly Newsletter

Bronze | $2,500*

• Corporate Derby Challenge Entry
• 1 Adult Soap Box Derby Car kit
• 8 tickets to Soap Box Showcase Reveal Party on Friday, May 20
• Group Picture

• Company Recognition

•Company Exposure (Banner & Race Program)

• Team Award

*Price does not include delivery or if a team chooses to have their chassis pre-assembled**

Pick-Up - $50
Delivery Fee - $100 flat rate
Chassis Pre-Assembled** Teams still must build their own shell 

Car Plans And Rules

Before you build the coolest looking Soap Box Derby car you'll want to read the plans and rules. Downloadble PDF versions are available. 


Inspiration coming soon! Check out what past teams have built. 

Ready To Race?

Register Now! Registration closes April 17, 2022 at 7 pm or once sold out. 

Volunteer Registration Coming Soon

 or questions call (317) 985 - 6623 or email