Halls Winter Rally 2017

Published on Tuesday, 24 January 2017 14:57

2017 01 HallsThe first winter festival Halls Winter Rally officially started with the administrative commission in Utena on Thursday. Participants of the rally submitted official documents in order to compete in 12 special stages on Friday and Saturday.

More than 40 crews from four different countries, Lithuania, Latvia, Poland and Czech Republic, will participate in the rally this year. Among the participants are medalists of European Rally Championships and well known Lithuanian racers. Four R5 cars will start the rally. This is the first time so many vehicles of this class will compete in Lithuanian Rally Championship.

The names of other racers are very well known as well. After a break in Lithuanian rally, medalist of European Championship Dominykas Butvilas and his co-driver Renatas Vaitkevičius will participate in the rally battle with R5 car Skoda Fabia.

11th Halls Winter Rally will be held in Utena and Molėtai regions on January 27-28. The participants will have to complete 12 specials stages, 6 of them during night period.