ARC ready to ride Adelaide Hills

The BOTT Adelaide Hills rally is fast approaching and competitors are gearing up for the challenge.

The rally will be the second time this year the ARC has introduced competitors to a new event with a mouth-watering Super Special Stage to take place at The Bend Motorsport Park on Friday night.

Eli Evans currently holds a 51 point lead over second placed Steve Glenney, while Harry Bates sits a further 33 points behind in third place in the driversโ€™ standings.

Saturday will see competitors taking part in stages all through the Adelaide Hills eastern regions from Callington to Kersbrook while on Sunday, crews will explore the south areas of the Adelaide Hills.

Theย Rally HQ and the Service Park will be located at the Mount Barker Showgrounds, with fans able to get up close and personal with the crews. Food trucks, a virtual rally experience and a kids zone will also available to spectators.

Ahead of the BOTT Adelaide Hills rally, some of the Championship drivers have given their thoughts on the new and improved South Australian based event.