Jon recaps the first Witch Way to the Covered Bridge GTA event.
Final results from the 2019 "Witch Way to the Covered Bridge?" Rally.
Vaughn shares the highlights from the 2019 RallyX championships - where NER brought home the Mod FWD title and three other podium finishes!
TOPEKA, Kan. (Sept. 22, 2019) -- The 2019 DirtFish SCCA® RallyCross National Championship is officially in the books. The word for the weekend was traction. Courses started off on grass with minimal footing and quickly turned to gummy, grippy dirt that became super slick mud, leaving competitors creatively trying to find fresh grass for a toehold once the rains set in. Those who competed at the National Balloon Classic Memorial Balloon Field in years past came prepared with mud tires in tow, while some first timers scrambled for traction solutions. Saturday morning runs started off dry and tacky, making for some great competition and quick times on competitors’ three runs. The rains came in shortly after the start of run group three, turning the clutching dirt into a layer of slick mud with hard-packed clay beneath. Stock class cars with their tire limitations were having difficulties maintaining momentum, whereas Prepared and Modified classes with better tire options were able to maintain some speed, although times certainly got a bit slower. In the afternoon the heavy rain stayed away with only occasional light sprinkles, making the fresh course a blast for many competitors. The wide-open, sweeping corners and speeds even required some drivers to [...]
Fourteen teams started Hurdle 2019 in Southington, CT, visiting sites like the USS Nautilus Submarine & Museum, the Katherine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, Hurd State Park, and Nathan Hale Schoolhouse. Teams also visited 3 cemeteries, leading the Rallymasters to sub-title the event “The Haunted Fields edition.”
The 2019 SCCA® RallyCross® program concludes September 20-22 with the DirtFish SCCA RallyCross National Championship taking place at the National Balloon Classic Memorial Balloon Field in Indianola, Iowa.
All three region specialties - road racing, solo and rally - came together at NHMS and raised thousands of dollars to support the UMass Memorial Medical Center as part of our Racing Against Leukemia 2019 event.
Vaugh recaps the Great Lakes National Challenge Rallycross where NER took 2 first place and 2 second place finishes!
Results from the Okemo, VT Rallycross are available here.
Results and photos by DaggerSLADE Media from the Canaan RallyCross.