LEBEC, Calif. (Aug. 4, 2012) - The Gorman Ridge Rally, presented by Subaru Western Region, is the third event in the 2012 United States Rally Championship. Taking place Saturday, Aug. 25, the rally celebrates its 22nd anniversary. Gorman is also the fifth event in the California Rally Series.
Organizer Ray Hocker hopes the rally can return to the forest roads in the near future.
"We are really happy with the relationship we've built through the many years with the staff and administration at Hungry Valley," Hocker said. "We were a good forest user and had a perfect safety record for over 30 years.Every year we did thousands of dollars of road upkeep and repair on the forest roads."
Gorman Ridge Rally is infamous for its barbecue. This year it will be during the rally's mid-point and provided by the local Boy Scouts. Post-event beer is provided by Karl Strauss Brewing Company.
The event also features live scoring, presented by RallyData.com, available through the event's website.
As an added bonus, for those who want to follow the event's social media efforts, there will be live text-based updates, using a custom, proprietary application aptly called Live Text as well as the other popular methods.
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