Wed 14 Feb 2024

ERC Rally Hungary takes shape as regulations go online

Key details for V Rally Hungary, the opening event of the 2024 FIA European Rally Championship, are now online with the publishing of the sporting regulations.

Based in Veszprém, close to Lake Balaton, the event will cover 197.40 timed kilometres over 13 main gravel special stages when it takes place from 12 - 14 April.  

The ERC stars will be in action from 11:00 local time on Friday 12 April with Free Practice followed by the Qualifying Stage from 14:16, ahead of SSS Királyszentistván getting under way at 18:05.  

Saturday’s 102.20km route consists of three repeated stages from 09:48 either side of service at the Veszprém Aréna.

Leg two on Sunday begins at 09:27 with the first of three stages run before and after a service halt at the Veszprém Aréna. The second pass of the 18.50km Nagylőtér test goes live at 17:05 before the city of Veszprém hosts the prize giving ceremony and finish podium from 18:20.  

Key facts and figures
Entries close: 27 March
Entry list published: 3 April
Stage reconnaissance starts/finishes: 11/12 April
Rally starts: 17:47, 12 April
Rally finishes: 17:50, 14 April
Stages: 13
Stage distance: 197.40km
Total distance: 773.13km
Entry capacity: 80 cars  

More details:

Starts: Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 4:31:00 AM
Starts: Friday, July 26, 2024 at 7:00:00 AM
Starts: Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 6:00:00 AM