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Clean sweep for Kaplan, but Travis still leads

Adam Kaplan/Aleisha Penney - Mazda RX7

Clean sweep for Kaplan on day five, winning every stage. Photo: Craig O’Brien

Adam Kaplan and Aleisha Penney continued to set the pace in their Mazda RX7, with a clean sweep on day five of the Lasseters Classic Outback Trial. Meanwhile, Andrew and David Travis extended their lead to 7m17s at the top of the standings with two days to go. Continue reading

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Kaplan sets the pace on day 4

Adam Kaplan/Aleisha Penney - Mazda RX7

Day 4 belonged to Kaplan with three stage wins. Photo: Craig O’Brien

Reigning 2WD Australian Rally Champions Adam Kaplan and Aleisha Penney, were the team to beat on day four of the Lasseters Classic Outback Trial winning three of the four stages, but Andrew and David Travis maintained an overall lead of almost 7 minutes just past the half way point of the rally.

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Announcement of COT18 – nominations now open

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