Des Moines' Red Bull Soapbox race launches Saturday
Saturday's Red Bull Soapbox race in Des Moines is here and Team Axios can't wait to spin our wheels with nearly 50 other teams from the country.
Catch up fast: The non-motorized homemade soapbox carts race down a custom course that includes jumps and obstacles.
- Teams are judged on creativity and cart design, showmanship and a 30-second skit preformed just before propelling down the course.
Go to the races: At the Iowa Capitol, along East Walnut Street.
- Team pits open to the public at 10am. The opening ceremony starts around 11:55am.
- Awards will be given out around 4pm.
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