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Less than 6 months after the last Rallynuts Stages Rally, the MRF Tyres BTRDA Championship were back in mid-Wales. Matthew Hirst & Declan Dear (Fiesta R5) set a superb time through the opening stage, 15s faster than 2021 rally winners Elliot Payne & Patrick Walsh (Fiesta Rally2). This was followed by another stage win through Hafren to take a 23s lead into service. Ian Bainbridge & Tom Woodburn (Fabia R5) were fastest on stage 3 to snatch 2nd place from Payne. Hirst followed up with two more stage wins from the repeat runs of the three stages to take victory by 31s.

Payne managed to grab 2nd place back on stage 4 and held on to it until the end of the rally. Dylan Davies & Mark Glennerster (Fabia R5) were 4th from stage 2 and ended up 3rd when Bainbridge dropped over a minute, on the final stage. Perry Gardener & Jack Bowen (Fiesta R5) moved up to 4th overall and Russ Thompson & Steve Link (Evo IX) were 5th as Bainbridge slipped to 6th place. In the 2WD battle Matt Edwards & Hamish Campbell (131 Abarth) by 40s from Nick Elliott & Peredur Wyn Davies (131 Abarth). Third 2WD home, and 1st Escort MkII, were Meirion Evans & Gwynfor Jones.

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