About the event
Frequently Asked Questions.
Got a question about the Firle Beacon rally and motorsport event? Our guide is here to help answer it.
What is Firle Beacon?
What can I expect from Firle Beacon?
A Rally Paddock will invoke the sights and ambiance of a genuine ‘rally service area’.
Meanwhile, the over 2 mile rally stage demonstration course starting at the main gates will use estate roads, then exit the park via through the village and along the chalk road before ending with a fantastic climb up to Firle Beacon.
Marvel at the Supercar Paddock with the very best of modern supercars displayed, including alternative power model. Vehicles will be displayed and demonstrated over a standing quarter-mile sprint course four times a day on both days.
Expect historic / vintage cars, car clubs, bars & food, trade stands and more!
Where is the experience located?
Firle Beacon is a private estate on the South Downs, East Sussex.
The address is: Firle Place, Firle, Lewes, BN8 6LP
Directions from London
Head South on the A23. Take M23, A23 and A27 to Firle Place (Follow Event Signage from A27).
Directions from the west
Approach via A27 towards LEWES, at Ashcombe Roundabout, take 2nd Exit and stay on A27. At Southern Roundabout, take 2nd exit and stay on A27. At Beddingham Roundabout, take 1st exit and stay on A27. Follow event signage.
Directions from the east
Approach via A27 towards LEWES, at Cop Hall Roundabout, take 1st exit onto A27. Turn right onto Lewes Road/A27. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on the Lewes Road/A27. Follow event signage.
By train from London
London Victoria to Lewes, take the Bus Service (125) to Alfriston (31 Mins) and depart at FIRLE BOSTAL – Stop number 19.
Does the experience take place in an indoor or outdoor venue?
Is it COVID secure and safe?
Will there be strobe lights?
Will food and beverage be available on site for purchase?
What is the minimum age requirement?
What happens if I arrive late?
Is alcohol permitted?
What do I do if I have any questions about accessibility / special accommodations?
Is there parking nearby?
Where can I get tickets?
What is your refund/exchange policy?
Do I need to print my ticket?
Do you offer group discounts?
Do carers get a free or discounted ticket?
How can I enter my car?
If you are interested in demonstrating your vehicle in one of our three categories – Rally Car, Supercar Sprint, Bo Peep Sprint – please email email@example.com. You will need to include a photo of your vehicle, and detail the make / model / year / cc, provenance, the category you wish to be considered for, and your personal details including your name / address / postcode / email & telephone numbers.
This information will be put before the IRDC Selection Committee for consideration. Then a formal invitation and a link to an online Entry Portal will be sent to you, if you are selected.
If you are interested in displaying your car, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Entries close 31 May. Good luck and hope to see you in July!