All sports cars and passenger cars built up to and including 1989 are admitted to the WinterRAID. The vehicles must have a road traffic permit. The RAID Organisation reserves the right to reject vehicles.
Handicap for vehicles younger than 1989
According to the entry conditions only vehicles built up to 1989 may participate in the WinterRAID. Younger vehicles may participate in the WinterRAID with an exception approval. However, in order to preserve equality of opportunity these younger vehicles will start with a one-time handicap of 25 penalty points.
Nature of the competition
On stretches according to the map or the roadbook the participants may drive freely but have to abide by the law and may not surpass certain average speed limits (not above 50 km/h). Secret checks along the route, various regularity controls, tube tests and navigation exercises. The drivers have to abide by the laws of the Swiss, Austrian, German and Italian road traffic acts.
Permitted on all roads in Switzerland, Italy and Austria, except on the highways in Switzerland. In Germany driving with spikes is generally forbidden.
Trailers, towing vehicles
May be parked in St. Moritz and picked up on 19th January 2019.
The owners of the participating vehicles must be insured against all third party claims in accordance with the relevant legal regulations. Participants are responsible for all insurance.
The Organisation RAID expressly declines any liability for personal injury, material or financial damage towards participants, accompanying persons, vehicle owners and third parties. This exemption from liability is also valid for staff members and assistants. Drivers and vehicle owners accept liability towards third parties in accordance with the relevant legal regulations. They are also legally responsible for any violation of the road traffic regulations. Any dispute will be settled before a court of law in Basel (Switzerland). The applicable law shall be Swiss material law.
Amendment of programme
The organisation reserves the right to make changes to the programme or to certain parts of the event (also due to the weather conditions). This decision cannot be challenged.