Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Global RallyCross Round #1 - Schedule

LOCATION: Toyota Speedway: Irwindale, CA
DATE: March 25-26
CONDITIONS | Oval meets rallycross: 50 per cent dirt, 50 per cent tarmac; 70' gap jump
The first stop in the new Global RallyCross Championship, this event transforms Irwindale Speedway s inner oval track into a mixed dirt and tarmac rallycross course. Competitors looking for a chance to compete at X Games this summer meet to race for the first time. The highlight of the event is a huge, 70-foot gap jump, seen here for the first time in any motorsport competition outside of XGames.

Friday, March 25*
8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. WILL CALL open
10:00 a.m. Gates open to public. Expo open.
10:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. Jump Practice AWD
11:15 a.m. 12:00 p.m. Super Rally Qualifying
12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m Track Break
1:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m. 2WD Eliminations
2:10 p.m. 3:10 p.m. AWD Eliminations
3:30 p.m. 4:10 p.m. 2WD Quarter-Finals
4:20 p.m. 5:00 p.m. AWD Quarter-Finals
5:15 p.m. 5:40 p.m. 2WD Semi-Final
5:45 p.m. 6:05 p.m. AWD Semi-Final
6:20 p.m 6:30 p.m. 2WD Finals
6:35 p.m. 6:45 p.m. AWD Finals
6:50 p.m. 7:15 p.m. 2WD/AWD Podium celebration
7:30p.m. 8:00p.m. News conference 2WD/AWD (credential-holders only)
8:00 p.m. Gates Close

Saturday, March 26*
8:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m. WILL CALL open
10:00 a.m. Gates open to public. Expo opens
10:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. Rallycross Qualifying: 2WD & AWD
11:15 a.m.- 11:45 a.m. 2WD Heats 1A-C
11:50 a.m. 12:20 p.m. AWD Heats 1A-C
12:20 p.m. 1:30 p.m. Track Break
12:30 p.m. 12:55 p.m. Driver autograph signing
1:30 p.m. 1:45 p.m. National Anthem and Driver Intros
1:55 p.m. 2:25 p.m. 2WD Heats 2A-C
2:30 p.m.- 3:00 p.m. AWD Heats 2A-C
3:05 p.m. 3:35 p.m. 2WD Heats 3A-C
3:40 p.m. 4:10 p.m. AWD Heats 3A-C
4:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 2WD & AWD C&B MAINS (alternating 2WD/AWD)
6:00 p.m.- 6:15 p.m. 2WD A MAIN
6:30 p.m.- 6:45 p.m. 4WD A MAIN
6:50 p.m. 7:15 p.m. 2WD & AWD Podium celebration
7:30 p.m. 8:00 p.m. News conference 2WD/AWD (credential-holders only)
8:00 p.m. Gates Close
*subject to change

Tickets for the Global RallyCross Championship, The Revolution / TOYOTA Speedway at Irwindale are now on sale. Head-to-head SuperRally action takes place on Friday, while the five-car feature RallyCross event takes place on Saturday.
Friday is only $5.00 and Saturday, $20.00.
All seats are general admission and include access to the paddock and vendor display areas.
Gates open at 10:00 am both days. Detailed schedule is below and all events take place rain or shine.*