Qualifying stage comes to Zlin

Qualifying stage comes to ZlinFrom ERC Media [ 10/08/2014 ].
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Barum Czech Rally Zlín will host a Qualifying Stage for the first time when the FIA European Rally Championship comes calling from 29-31 August. The Qualifying Stage concept was first trialled in the ERC in 2012 and became mandatory for the 2014 season.

Approximately 15 FIA and ERC Priority Drivers will tackle the 4.44-kilometre test from Pohořelice to Komárov from 09:00hrs-09:25hrs local time on Friday 29 August following two runs of Free Practice from 08:00hrs-08:55hrs. They will tackle the stage in two-minute intervals in a pre-determined order with the start selection ceremony scheduled for 11:00hrs at the Continental Barum s.r.o. building in Otrokovice.

Shakedown will be available for all other competitors from 09:30hrs until 13:00hrs using the same road from Pohořelice to Komárov.