About this event

Eureka is an SCCA Divisional Course Rally written by Jeanne English.  It is a companion rally to ITN's Thunder Road, a Monte Carlo style SCCA National Tour Rally written by Joe Akerman running on Saturday, October 15.  Both rallies headquarter at the Hampton Inn in Arvin (Tejon Ranch), CA (see below for hotel info).  Registration for Eureka opens at 8:00 am, route instructions are handed out at 8:30 am plus your car number in minutes.  Official start time is 9:00 am plus your car number in minutes, but once you receive your route instructions you are free to leave.

From the start, Eureka will head east to Stallion Springs (west of Tehachapi).  Besides some fun roads, the rally will visit the Tehachapi Loop and go through a covered bridge!  The rally will be lightly trapped, with Jeanne expecting most cars to do most legs correctly.  You will be able to run it using either the SCCA RRRs or SMSCC's General Instructions; there will be an addenda to help make that happen.

The rally will use the Richta GPS Competitor app for timing and scoring, with timing to the second.   The maximum penalty for Eureka is 1 minute (60 seconds) per leg.  Before you arrive at the start, please download the Richta Competitor app to your phone; it's a free download for Android and Apple devices.  There is no need for additional timing equipment, your Official Time shows in the app!

Register by October 12 for a $10 discount!

This is an SCCA Divisional Course Rally sponsored by Santa Monica Sports Car Club and Cal Club SCCA. Trophies will be awarded to the top teams in Classes E (Equipped), L (Limited equipment),  S (Stock), G (GPS driven rally computers) and N (Novice – 3 or fewer previous rallies).

Hotel info:  Hampton Inn, 5601 Outlets at Tejon Pkwy, Arvin, CA 93203 661-241-7100 (this is the headquarters hotel)
Microtel Inn and Suites, 5620 Laval Rd, Wheeler Ridge, CA 93203 661-241-6666
Best Western Liberty Inn, 5521 Dennis McCarthy Dr, Lebec, CA 93243 661-858-7777
Days Inn, 9000 Countryside Ct, Lebec, CA 93243 661-248-1530

For more information about or to register for Thunder Road, please go to msreg.com/TR22.

Hampton Inn, Arvin Tejon Ranch, CA

Arvin, CA


Road Rally organized by

Santa Monica Sports Car Club

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