The Circuit of Ireland International Rally is the third round of the Irish Tarmac Rally Championship in 2020. On Friday 10th of April 2020 the event starts from the Pits on the famous Ulster Grand Prix Circuit at Dundrod and finishes on Saturday 11th in the beautiful gardens at Antrim Castle.
The centralised service area for both days is situated in the pits area of Dundrod Motorsport Centre.
The uniqueness of this stage rally will see two separate events combining to give a spectacle for competitors and spectators alike. The first nine competitive stages on Friday are located close to the service area and the action starts around 10:00 a.m. and finishes in Dundrod around 5:30 p.m. The Chimney Corner Hotel is our Rally Headquarters again, which is centrally located for the nine stages on Saturday staring at 8:00 a.m. finishing around 5:00 p.m. These 18 classic stages are on fast flowing tarmac roads which will present challenges for all competitors and provide superb opportunities for spectators to enjoy closed road rallying.
On Saturday morning starting from Dundrod ; additional competitors will join those who participated on Friday to contest a further nine classic rally stages focussing around Antrim finishing in Dundrod in the early evening.
The Ulster Automobile Club, organisers of the Wastewater Solutions Circuit of Ireland International Rally are delighted to have the support of our sponsor as well as significant assistance from Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council. Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council have also kindly contributed to the promotion and staging of this exclusive event over the Easter weekend in both Council areas.