The route and itinerary for Vaakuna-Rally 2018

17.01.2018

The second round Finnish Rally Championship, Vaakuna-Rally, takes place on 16 and 17 of February 2018. The route consists of seven specials stages, one on Friday and six on Saturday, and there will be approx. 115 SS kilometres during two days of rallying. The total length of the route is 300 kilometres.

FRC Vaakuna-Rally starts in Friday evening with a super special stage at the St. Michel trotting-track, where two cars will compete head-to-head. On Saturday the rally caravan will head to the idyllic wintery forests where they have to conquer the fast, challenging Finnish rally roads.

Route Map: http://bit.ly/2B8kxsL

Itinerary:

Friday February 16

18: 45 SSS 1 Ravirata                     1,50 km

Saturday February 17

10:00 Ceremonial Start

11:09 SS 2 Tuomioja 1                 12,92 km

11:34 SS 3 Hangastenmaa 1       24,00 km

12:24 Service 30 min.

13:37 SS 4 Hännilä                       13,51 km

14:31 SS 5 Siikakoski                    27,67 km

15:57 Huolto 30 min.

17:05 SS 6 Tuomioja 2                 12,92 km

17:30 SS 7 Hangastenmaa 2       24,00 km

18:19 Finish

Photo: Tonigraphs/Toni Ollikainen

FRC Vaakuna-Rally 2018

18.11.2017

FRC Vaakuna-Rally is the second round of Finnish Rally Championship and it takes place on 16th and 17th of February 2018 in St.Michel area in South Savo, Finland.

In 2018, the route consists of 7 specials stages, one on Friday and six on Saturday, and there will be little less than 115 special stage kilometres during two days of rallying.

FRC Vaakuna-Rally starts in Friday evening with a super special stage at the St. Michel trotting-track, where two cars will compete head-to-head. On Saturday the rally caravan will head to the idyllic wintery forests where they have to conquer the fast, challenging Finnish rally roads.

Two days of snow and ice, hairpin bends and hills – Welcome and enjoy the wintery rally!

Esapekka Lappi and Janne Ferm – 0-car´s in Mikkeli

10.02.2017

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing WRT testdriver Esapekka Lappi and co-driver Janne Ferm will drive 0-car in 2017 FRC Vaakuna-Rally and the FIRST Baltic Rally Trophy -event in Finland.

Welcome Esapekka and Janne!

YES, IT´S TRUE – KALLE ROVANPERÄ WILL BE DRIVING AT 2017 FRC VAAKUNA-RALLY!

05.02.2017

Gratest rally of the times – 2017 FRC Vaakuna-Rally!

Now it´s true, Kalle Rovanperä will be driving at 2017 SM Vaakuna-Rally in Baltic Rally Trophy -event !

AKK Motorsport ry made a decision – 16 year old Kalle is allowed to drive 4WD vehicles in Finnish rallies. Decision is very great decision to 2017 FRC Vaakuna-Rally and to all motorsport in Finland.

“We are very proud of this – we are making Finnish motorsport history!” says Hannu Hulkkonen, the Chairman of 2017 FRC Vaakuna-Rally.

More information if in need:

Tomi Jääskeläinen, Clerk of the Course, tel. +358 44 350 7000, tomi.jaaskelainen (at) vaakunaralli.fi

Picture: Kalle Rovanperä Racing