As fans discuss among them selves a range of topics like
who are the best rally drivers on the island, who has the
fastest car or who is the best car mechanic.All boisterous
but friendly over a cold Banks Beer… its exciting and every
time there is a roar of an engine approaching the fans surge
forward to get a better view of the action.
The motor sports entertainment has really grown to be the
biggest spectator sport on the island. Here is a look at
some of the popular rally events you’ll find on the island….
Barbados Rally Carnival
The Barbados rally carnival is one of the motor sporting
events that has shown tremendous growth in recent years…
Launched in 2000 the carnival has already attracted hundreds
of fun loving overseas competitors and supporters to the
island to experience the sun, sand and sea.
There is so much for both visitors and locals to look
forward to during the two week carnival… these include a
high class International Rally Sprint the first weekend. The
second weekend is even more exhilarating as visiting
supporters get an exciting taste of everything Barbadian as
they are treated to the culture and the many attractions the
island have to offer…
It really is the perfect blending of rally special stages
with the sea, sun and sand.
Barbados Auto Racing League
The Barbados Auto Racing League September International is
one of the rally events that has enhance the growth of motor
racing in Barbados. This meet has attracted a number of high
quality drivers from among (BARL) members as well as from
A number of exceptional drivers have made their mark in this
event.... These include Mark Vieira of Guyana and Roger
Mayers and Mark Maloney of Barbados. So if speed is your
thing you can combined the hot sticky September weather with
heated rally competition and you have the perfect outdoor
event to enhance your island holiday.