The 72nd running of the RSAC Scottish Rally sees a host of rally stars heading to Dumfries and Galloway this weekend. Racing gets underway this evening and spectating is free.
The annual event, supported by Dumfries & Galloway Council will once again play host to the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) and ARR Craib MSA Scottish Rally Championship (SRC) with both series’ providing an enviable list of crews from across the world all eager to tackle classic stages in the Eskdalemuir and Ae forests.
Fans will have plenty of opportunity to catch the action both on and off the stages. The now traditional ceremonial start will take place on High Street in Dumfries at 7pm tonight, allowing onlookers the chance to mix with the British Rally Championship stars. Crews will then head for a double run of the Mount Joe Stage in the Greskine Forest and there will be two chances to see the action from 7.50pm.
Stars from the world of the British Rally Championships will assemble from around 6.15pm ahead of the ceremonial start at 7pm.
Spectating is free in the designated spectator viewing areas, see the Scottish Rally website for more information.