FIA RALLY STAR

WHAT IS FIA RALLY STAR

LOOKING FOR THE FUTURE WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONS #BETHENEXTONE

For the first time in history, the FIA launches a global detection of talented rally drivers: FIA RALLY STAR.
Organised by the FIA and ASNs (EMSO) for young people aged 17 to 26, this innovative initiative starts from Grassroots and Digital Motorsport to detect, train and support the future stars of the FIA World Rally Championship.
This project is supported and considered as a priority by the FIA Innovation Fund.

ELIGIBLE PARTICIPANTS
  • Participation in the FIA Rally Star Challenges is subject to the creation of an account on ae.fiarallystar.com.
  • Participants of the EMSO Slalom Challenges must have valid UAE driving licence.
  • Read more information in the Supplementary Regulations
Drivers ARE NOT ELIGIBLE to participate in the Continental Finals if they:
  • have participated in a round of the FIA World Rally Championship;
  • have finished in the top 20 in the overall classification of a round of an FIA Regional Rally Championship or Trophy;
  • are supported or have been supported by a manufacturer or importer;
  • have finished in the top 10 of a national rally championship;
  • have finished in the top 5 of a well-established single-make cup or trophy.
    Please read the Sporting Regulations for more information.

STAGE 1

AUTO SLALOM
  • 1st October 2021: EMSO Rally Star Slalom Challenge and National Final

Each Candidate has the opportunity to participate in a maximum of one Slalom Challenge.

The maximum number of candidates accepted per day and per track is 45.

SUPPLEMENTARY REGULATIONS Slalom Challenge

Slalom Challenge Candidate Briefing

REGISTRATION
  • Get your FIA Rally Star ID
  • EMSO Single Event Autocross competitor license valid until 08.10.2021 will be issued at registration desk
  • Depending on the availabilities, registration can be made on site

Registration and licence are free of charge! More info: rallystar@emso.ae

STAGE 2

CONTINENTAL FINALS
  • UAE Candidate qualified through Digital (1 candidate)
  • UAE Candidate qualified through Slalom (1 male, 1 female)
  • Driving XC Cross cars
  • Gravel surface

STAGE 3

TRAINING SESSION
  • Program managed by FIA (mechanical training, media training, English lessons, …)
  • Competing in 6 rallies
  • Outcome – 4 best drivers selected

STAGE 4

FIA JUNIOR WRC
  • 2 full seasons overseen by FIA
  • Allow the best talents to be detected and to progress to PRO level
  • Outcome – Win FIA Junior World Rally Championship by Season 2

STAGE 5

FIA JUNIOR WRC3 SEASON
  • Full funding of a WRC2 season for a winner of JWRC
  • Recruitment of talents