We are pleased to announce that the Regulations for this year’s Old Forge Garage Mewla Rally in association with Brian Dennis Motorsport are now available.
Epynt Motor Club are pleased to announce the running of this years Old Forge Garage Mewla Rally held on the 27th of August 2017. Voted as best event of the 2016 MSA Aphalt Rally Championship we are looking to go one step further this year. Once again kindly sponsored by Old Forge Garage incorporating Dennis Motorsport. This family run business by father and son, Brian and Tim Dennis are no strangers to motor sport. Brian has been rallying Minis for over forty years whilst Tim who started on two wheels now hill climbs one of the very special Minis run by Dennis motor sport.
Plans for this years August bank holiday weekend Mewla Rally are well underway.
The event will change format to previous years as we look forward to 65 Stage Miles across 12 stages held on both new stage layouts over the Epynt Military Ranges and the Royal Welsh Showground. The whole event is to be based at the Showground including Service Area and Rally Village.
To try and keep costs down for crews this year there will be no Reconnaissance.
The rally is a qualifying round of the JD Tyres Welsh National Tarmacadam Championship, Hirefit King of Epynt and the Motordrive Seats ANWCC Stage Rally Championship
The winning crew of the Road Rally Class on this years Old Forge Garage Mewla Rally will receive a free entry on the 2017 DG Jones Agri Ltd Powys Lanes Rally. The event, which is also organised by Epynt Motor Club, will be held on November 4/5th. It will be based in Builth Wells with a 110 mile route on local maps and is part of the WAMC Basic Roamer Road Rally Championship.
This year we are running alongside the main event, the Rally Marketing Mini Mewla Rally, sponsored by our long time supporter Rally Marketing of Welshpool.
This event is aimed at the clubman with 20 Stage Miles over 8 Stages on the Royal Welsh Showground for 2WD cars only, spaces for the Mini Mewla Rally are limited to 30 entries with an entry fee of £170.
Competitors are asked to make sure they are familiar with the MSA Service Area Risk Mangement Document
We are indebted to our sponsor Brian & Tim of the Old Forge Garage & Brian Dennis Motorsport.
We look forward to seeing you on the day!