2019 Shannons Adelaide Rally – Leg 1

Some photos from Day 1 (or Leg 1) of the Shannons Adelaide Rally, a tarmac rally run in the Adelaide Hills, South Australia.  The first day of the event traditionally sees the Challenge and Competition category cars only, with Tour category cars starting the next day.  The 2019 event saw a unique car entered, the only remaining genuine ‘555’ Subaru rally car in existence, having been driven by Ari Vatanen in the World Rally Championship.  Leading each category at the end of Day 1: Modern Competition – 1. Macleod/Hunter (Nissan GTR); Classic Competition – Haysman/Boorman (Triumph TR7 V8); Modern Challenge – Perkins/Brabbins (Subaru WRX STi); Classic Challenge – Hevera/Cavill (Porsche 911 SC).

Day 1 SS3 Wickham Hill 1

Day 1 SS6 Retort Hill 2