This event proved to be very popular on the last COT and gaining more interest in other organised events, we are again considering conducting a regularity category in the 2020 event.
It will also be conducted over the 7 days and will incorporate the majority of the COT special stages. Continue reading
There will be 4 events during COT week: Classic, Modern, Regularity and the Tagalong Tour.
Modern and Regularity categories will depend on a minimum of 15 entries per category. Should we not receive this number, all monies paid will be fully refunded.Attached is the Nomination forms for Classic and Modern categories. Continue reading
As we near the one year to go milestone to COT18, it’s been a busy period to date. Early bird nominations closed at the end of last month and we’re happy to reveal we’ve had 35 crews submit an entry, including two internationals. Continue reading
Argentinian Jorge Perez Companc has nominated the fabulous Viking Motorsport Ford Escort RS1800 for COT18.
This time 12 months ago we were recovering from a challenging but ultimately successful 2016 edition of the Classic Outback Trial (COT) despite mother nature doing her best to intervene.
Now the cogs are well and truly in motion as we look ahead to the 2018 event, and with just over a month until the early bird offer closes on July 31, 2017 we can confirm we’ve received 25 nominations to contend the 6.5 days of competition in Australia’s Red Centre from August 18-25, 2018. Continue reading
In formally announcing that the Classic Outback Trial will next be conducted during the period 18-25 August 2018, Event Promoter and Executive Chairman Phil Bernadou confirmed that Alice Springs will once again play host each night, following the a very successful 2016 event.
Now the only week-long competition event in Australia it will again be run under the auspices of the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport. Continue reading
The field for the 2016 Classic Outback Trial is shaping up as the best ever for the event. Since entries opened we’ve recently received entries from:
Richard Bennett & Matt James-Wallace
We last saw Richard’s spectacular Mustang on the 2014 Sydney to London – he and Matt James-Wallace will be competing in Classic. Richard and Matt hail from WA. Continue reading
We were thrilled to receive three more nominations in the past two weeks. All three are COT “first timers”, all from very different parts of the world and in very different cars.
We’d like to welcome… Continue reading
We’re really pleased to announce seven nominations we’ve received since our last update.
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There’s lots of interest in the 2016 Classic Outback Trial and we’ve received six nominations since our last update. We want to welcome… Continue reading
After hearing about the great events in Australia, and more importantly the Classic Outback Trial, the international invasion has started.
Val and Ian Swan have made some wonderful like-minded rally friends while competing in South America, Africa and Mexico in the past few years. Their aim has always been to get as many of them out to our great wide land to enjoy what we have to offer and this year there are friends coming from England and Sweden to get involved in the COT. Continue reading