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2017 Southern 4 Rally Championship

Posted: September 11, 2017 11:05 AM - 3448 Hits

Plasticbags.ie Southern 4 Rally Championship 2017


Attending the launch for the 2017 Plasticbags.ieSouthern4Rally Championship on Sunday 5th March
2017 at Vienna Woods Hotel were left to right were Karen J O?Sullivan, Registrar, Coleman Hegarty,
Chairperson Munster Car Club, Liam Hayes, Championship Co-Ordinator, Paul Brown, MCC, Clerk of
the Course for the Acesigns Cork 20, Shannon Manning, Tony O?Driscoll, PRO Imokilly, Michael Linehane, CMC,
Lord Major of County Cork Mr. Seamus McGrath and John Buttimer newly appointed Clerk of the
Course for the Fastnet Rally.
Photo: Brian Manning

Points after Round 4 - Imokilly

Posted: April 20, 2017 7:52 AM

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Regulations now available

Posted: March 10, 2017 8:28 AM

Launch Details Announced for PlasticBags.ie Southern 4 Rally Championship - 5 Mar 17

Posted: February 26, 2017 6:19 AM

The PlasticBags.ie Southern 4 Rally Championship launch will take place on Sunday 5th March at the Vienna Woods Hotel, Glanmire at 2pm. This popular clubman championship which has been running since 1998 will kick into gear with the first round, the Quality Hotel Clonakilty West Cork Rally which takes place on the 18th & 19th March. The event has been the traditional championship opener every year. The 2016 championship was won by Charlie & Johnny Hickey the father and son team from Killarney in their Ford Escort Mk2.

Championship Regulations which contain the Junior Trophy details, Junior Trophy Technical Regulations and further information are now available to download from the championship website www.s4rc.com - Link below:
Within these regulations are technical regulations for the new Southern 4 Junior Trophy which is aimed at encouraging new junior competitors into the sport of rallying while also offering a cost effective, competitive championship for existing junior competitors.

Just some of the technical requirements for the Junior Trophy are;

    No sequential gearboxes
    Limited suspension modifications
    Standard inlet and exhaust manifolds
The list of associate sponsors for the Junior Trophy includes SW Adair Tyres, P&J Casey Engineering, Paul Browne Plant Hire, Healy Motorsport, EARS Motorsport and each of the constituent clubs in the championship. With a prize fund in excess of ?3000 it is a great opportunity for a driver to compete in a relatively affordable car on some of the best rallies in the country.

Other changes to the championship include 50% bonus points to be award on the final round, the Fastnet Rally in Bantry and the Imokilly Mini Stages Rally in July will now award full points.

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New Junior Award for the 2017 PlasticBags.ie Southern 4 Rally Championship

Posted: December 23, 2016 1:42 PM

The organisers of the PlasticBags.ie Southern 4 Rally Championship are delighted to announce details of the new Junior Trophy award for 2017. This award is aimed at encouraging new junior competitors into the sport of rallying while also offering a cost effective, competitive championship for existing junior competitors. The award will aim to provide a more simplified approach to the building and preparation of junior specification rally cars. The emphasis will be on using more standard parts while permitting sensible and affordable modifications to be incorporated.

The Junior Trophy will run in parallel with the existing Southern 4 Junior Rally Championship with Junior Trophy competitors also being eligible to win the overall 2017 Southern 4 Junior Rally Championship title. Cars that are not eligible for the Junior Trophy category will compete for the overall Southern 4 Junior Rally Championship title as before. The Southern 4 Rally Championship Committee is delighted to be able to announce that a substantial prize list will be on offer to the winners of the 2017 PlasticBags.ie Southern 4 Junior Trophy, details of which are currently being finalised.

The prize list is being assembled with the valued support of our championship sponsor, PlasticBags.ie in association with the Junior Trophy associate sponsors Cork Motor Club, Killarney and District Motor Club, Carrick on Suir Motor Club, Imokilly Motor Club, Munster Car Club, Skibbereen & District Car Club, Paul Browne Plant Hire, P&J Casey Engineering, Healy Motorsport, EARS Motorsport and SW Adair Tyres.

The Southern 4 Rally Championship committee would like to take this opportunity to thank the Motorsport Ireland Technical Advisory Group (TAG), The Motorsport Ireland Scrutineers Group and the Rallies Committee for supporting and advising the championship on this new and exciting initiative.

Championship Regulations which contain the Junior Trophy details, Junior Trophy Technical Regulations and further information will be available to download shortly from the championship website www.southern4rallychampionship.com. You can also follow us through our Facebook page or on twitter.

Championship Rounds

Posted: December 1, 2016 8:52 AM

  1. West Cork Rally - 18-19 Mar 17
  2. Killarney International Rally of Lakes - 29-30 Apr 17
  3. Ravens Rock Stages Rally - 25 Jun 17
  4. Imokilly Mini Stages Rally - 23 Jul 17
  5. Cork 20 International Rally - 30 Sep-1 Oct 17
  6. Fastnet Stages Rally - 29 Oct 17
    Killarney Historic Stages Rally - (Sat) 2 Dec 17 (Historics Only)

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