Dukeries Rally to form part of English Rally Championship
The Dukeries Rally will return to Donington Park for a third year on 20 August, and for the first time, will form part of the 2017 MAXXIS MSA English Rally Championship.
The championship includes a selection of the best one day forest and asphalt events in England. The Dukeries Rally is the only event of the series to take place at a race circuit, providing an excellent opportunity for sponsors and spectators to see more of the action.
CALENDAR (Best 6 scores to count)
Somerset Stages – 8th April – West Somerset – 80% Gravel
Carlisle Stages Rally – 10th June – Kielder Forest West – Gravel
Nicky Grist Stages 8th – July – Mid Wales Forests – Gravel
Nicky Grist Asphalt Stages – 9th July – Epynt Ranges – Asphalt
Tyneside Stages 6th – August – Otterburn Ranges – Asphalt
58th Dukeries Rally – 20th August – Donington Park – Asphalt
Woodpecker Stages – 2nd September – Shropshire – Gravel
Trackrod Forest Rally – 30th September – North Yorkshire – Gravel
Once again, MAXXIS Tyres take on the mantle of headline sponsor of the MSA English Rally Championship which is now open to all rally cars complying with the 2017 MSA Safety and Technical Regulations for Special Stage Rallies. The Championship will be split into 8 championship classes with the scoring system reflecting achievement against other competitors in the same class. Success in the Overall, Class & Junior categories will all be recognised at the annual Awards Presentation Dinner.
• Class 1 BTRDA Rally First cars up to and including 1400cc and FIA R1A and N1
• Class 2 All cars up to 1400cc not eligible for class 1 and RF1.6 cars
• Class 3 Over 1400cc and up to and including 1600cc, including all FIA R2B cars
• Class 4 Over 1600cc and up and including to 2000cc
• Class 5 Over 2000cc 2 Wheel Drive
• Class 6 Current and former FIA Group N / NR4 cars over 2000cc
• Class 7 Over 2000cc 4 Wheel Drive
• Class 8 All WRC, RRC, R5 and S2000 cars and all derivatives
Rally passes make great Chrismas gifts!
There's still time to purchase passes from Donington Park in time for Christmas delivery. For the first time, Donington is offering a rally pass which gives entry to the Donington and Dukeries rallies in 2017 for just £15!
Entry to both rallies is also included with both the Car Season Pass and the Super Fan Season Pass. Click here for more information or to purchase.