With Race Lab training at both their Road Driving Clinic and the Mixed Surface Track, the next step for Demaras Racing is to enter an amateur Rallycross competition. The team aims to compete in the February 27 2022 Rallycross event at Free Flow Motocross Park located at 5380 Old Hwy 2, Shannonville, ON, K0K 3A0 (GPS co-ordinates; N44.19725 W077.25008)
The event is organized by the Maple Leaf Rally Club (MLRC), which is one of the largest, oldest, and most active rally clubs in Canada. Club members have a long history of success at all levels of rallying, including regional and national performance rally championships. In addition, MLRC organizes some of the most popular rally events in the country, which attract competitors from all over Canada and the United States. Events range from the club’s Mini Rally Series, which gives teams the opportunity to enjoy low-cost, high-enjoyment rallying, to the Rally of the Tall Pines, one of the top performance rallies in Canada.
All colours, shapes and sizes of cars can compete in Rallycross. Vehicles are divided into four classes to level the playing field and provide good competition within each group.
- Class one is for all front-wheel drive cars,
- Class two is for all rear-wheel drive cars.
- Class three is for non-turbo four-wheel drive cars
- Class four is for all turbo-charged four-wheel drive cars.
Rallycross aims to provide all the excitement of rally driving at a low cost.