BTRDA Rally Series 1998

Competitors Bulletin No 1 - February 1998

Updated information for crews registered in the 1998 BTRDA Rally Series.

Dunlop Bonus Scheme

Registered contenders using Dunlop tyres and carrying Dunlop decals will be eligible for the following bonus awards:


1st Registered Dunlop user in Class £100
2nd £70
3rd £30

The eligible classes will be:









Wyedean Stages Class N3 / Class A5 / Class B9
Malcolm Wilson Rally Class N2 / Class A6 / Class B10
North Humberside Stages Class A7 / Class B12
Gliddons Somerset Stages Class N1 / Class B11
Plains Rally Class N3 / Class A5 / Class B9
Dukeries Rally Class N2 / Class A5 / Class B9
Quinton Stages Class N1 / Class B11
Woodpecker Stages Class A7 / Class B12
Cambrian Rally TBA

The bonus money will be distributed on the Cambrian Rally in a manner which has yet to be decided. Details will be announced in a BTRDA Rally Series Bulletin.

Dunlop Tyres will attend all events, for more information on their range of tyres please contact Tony Leake: Tel: 0121 384 4444, Fax: 0121 306 3815

Mintex Bonus Scheme

Registered contenders carrying Mintex decals will be eligible for the following bonus awards:

1st & 2nd contender A set of Mintex brake pads each

The eligible classes will be:









Wyedean Stages Class N2 / Class A6 / Class B10
Malcolm Wilson Rally Class N3 / Class A5 / Class B9
North Humberside Stages Class N1 / Class B11
Gliddons Somerset Stages Class A7 / Class B12
Plains Rally Class N2 / Class A6 / Class B10
Dukeries Rally Class N3 / Class A5 / Class B9
Quinton Stages Class A7 / Class B12
Woodpecker Stages Class N1 / Class B11
Cambrian Rally TBA

The bonus money will be distributed on the Cambrian Rally in a manner which has yet to be decided. Details will be announced in a BTRDA Rally Series Bulletin.

Alan Brown of Questmead will attend all events, for more information on the range of Mintex products please contact him: Tel: 01706 860088 Fax: 01706 861223

Peugeot Sport Bonus Scheme

Remember that to be eligible for the Peugeot Sport Bonus awards drivers must be registered for both the BTRDA Gold Star Rally Championship and the Peugeot Rally Club.

For information on the Peugeot Rally Club contact Stella Boyles: Tel: 01203 884674 Fax: 01203 884677

Two Wheel Drive Challenge Cup

In a change to the awards listed in the Rally Series Regulations the prize money for the Two Wheel Drive Challenge Cup has been increased as follows:



1st Driver £500
2nd Driver £250
3rd Driver £150

Championship Decals

Registered contenders must carry the following decals to be eligible for championship points

Peugeot Sport Gold Star Championship

Clear System Solutions Silver Star Championship

Vehicle Eligibility Checks

Remember that the BTRDA Series scrutineer as well as the event scrutineers will carryu out random checks on vehicle eligibility during the course of all events in the BTRDA Rally Series.

Pace/Route Notes

The use of pace notes or route notes is prohibited on all rounds of the BTRDA Rally Series except the Malcolm Wilon Rally. Checks will be carried out during all events to check for the illegal possession of such notes.

Change of Telephone Numbers

Howard Wilcock's telephone numbers have changed to the following:
Tel: 0115 914 9356
Fax: 0115 914 9357

Address details remain unchanged.

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Last Modified: 16 February 1998


Page Author: David James, david@tcs01.demon.co.uk