Scion Racing is all prepared with its new Scion xD for the upcoming Rally America National Championship started from January 25th, 2013. Starting with event Sno*Drift Rally on 25th -26th in Atlanta -Michigan, team comprising of Driver Andrew Comrie-Picard is going to enjoy and compete all 7 challenging events of Rally America National Championship. The rally off-course consists of tough and challenging situation where team has to cruse through gravel, dirt or snow over a course covering hundreds of miles. Upgrading the 2013 Scion xD with all-new suspension, extra horsepower with enhanced weight distribution and dog engagement transmission. Scion marketing and special events manager, Mr. Steve Hatanaka are very confident of the selected team best performamnce and said – “The combination of the xD subcompact, a top-notch team race team and one of rally’s best drivers, Andrew Comrie-Picard, is sure to create a competitive and exciting series.”. On the last year Rally Championship, the completed the full series and after 6 events the team were in the 2nd position in the Tw0-Wheel Drive category. Schedule of 2013 Rally America National Championship :
|1) Sno*Drift Rally :||Jan. 25-26 in Atlanta, Mich. ||
|2) 100 Acre Wood Rally :||Feb. 22-23 in Salem, Mo. ||
|3) Oregon Trail Rally :||May 3-5 in Portland, Ore. ||
|4) Susquehannock Trail Rally :||May 31-June 1 in Wellsboro, Pa. ||
|5) New England Forest Rally :||July 26-27 in Newry, Maine ||
|6) Ojibwe Forests Rally :||Aug. 23-24 in Detroit Lakes, Minn. ||
|7) Lake Superior Performance Rally :||Oct. 18-19 in Houghton, Mich. ||
Rally America National Championship followed Super Rally’s success by introducing the 4 rounds U.S. Rallycross Championship, the 1st European style rallycross events on American soil at the New Jersey Motorsports Park. Never before has Americans seen top U.S. rally drivers racing wheel-to-wheel against Europe’s best rallycross drivers in amazing small turbo-charged, 4 wheel-drive exotic machines in a relatively small mixed surface track.
Auto Press Release 2013
January 23, 2013
Scion Racing Prepares for Competitive 2013 Rally America National Championship
New Scion xD Race Car to Kick Off Year at Sno*Drift Event
TORRANCE, Calif. (Jan. 23, 2013) – Scion Racing returns for its second full rally season with a new Scion xD in the Rally America National Championship. Driver Andrew Comrie-Picard and the team will compete in seven scheduled events, beginning with the two-day Sno*Drift Rally in Atlanta, Mich., on Jan. 25-26.