As Irelands leading vehicle history record company we are delighted to continue our support of rallying in Ireland as title sponsors of the Rally of the Lakes in Killarney 2012. This years rally will take place from May 4th to 6th over the Bank Holiday weekend.
The 33rd Rally of the Lakes will be a counting round of The Irish Tarmac Rally Championship 2012, the Irish Tarmac Historic Rally Championship , the Irish Tarmac Modified Challenge , The Windscreen Company Southern 4 Championship and the Citroen Racing Trophy. 2012 Clerk of the Course Dermot Healy has decided to run this years rally on the exact same route and timetable which he used in his first year as Clerk of the Course in 2011.
Old favourites like Beallaghbeama, Caragh Lake and Shanera are retained on Saturday with the all time classic loop of Healy Pass, Cods Head, Ardgroom and Killmackillogue featuring on Sunday. Total stage distance is approximately 240 Km. As is traditional, each day starts with the iconic Molls Gap, which is used twice on Saturday and once on Sunday. Entry fees have been retained at last years level with the International at € 850, National at €800.
The event will start with a ceremonial start in Killarney town centre on Friday evening at 8pm and will finish at the Gleneagle Hotel at approximately 5pm on Sunday after 2 hard days of rallying over some of the worlds greatest tarmac stages. Exceptional accommodation deals are available at Rally Hq, the Gleneagle Hotel, for crews and followers alike.
Bookings and information at 064 663600. Further information is available at www.rallyofthelakes.com