The Official Rat Rod Tour takes place annually in September, and follows a different route across the country each year.

Previous Tours


Three wildly different Rat Rod Tours have led a caravan of rats through the Rocky Mountains, the desert, Route 66, Highway 61, across the Hoover Dam, into Louisiana, and everywhere in between.


2014 Tour


The upcoming Tour rolls from Mahtowa MN to Steelfest in St Louis MO, and then into Lebanon TN for the conclusion of the 2nd annual Rat.Hard Build-Off at the Redneck Rumble.

Official Build-Off


Builders are challenged to build a rat rod or rat bike in 30 days on a $3000 budget. The original blue-collar build-off with the winners being showcased on both Rat Rod and Raw Bike magazines.