TRANS AM DOWN UNDER
Aaron Seton completed a clean sweep of results in Adelaide in the Feb. 22-23
weekend of the National Trans Am Series in Australia, a licensed series based
on the SCCA Pro Racing series utilizing the popular TA2 chassis. Seton bested
the 19-car field to the pole, and the top step of the podium in all three races.
SCCA opened the New Year with the hiring of Kristen Poole, who will
be taking on the newly created role of
Senior Manager of Marketing to bring
additional horsepower to marketing
efforts throughout the organization.
Poole has been an SCCA member since
2015 and served as Regional Executive for
the award-winning Susquehanna Region
for the past three years. As an independent
contractor for SCCA in 2019, she brought
value to both Track Night in America and
Time Trials programs in various roles
from coaching and event lead to logistics
management for Time Trials Nationals.
SCCA’s RallyCross TripleCross honors go to
competitors who, in a single
season, manage to skillfully
claim a Regional RallyCross
win, a DirtFish RallyCross
National Tour victory,
and a DirtFish RallyCross
all in the same class.
This year, four competitors
managed the impressive
feat: Brianne Corn for her
performance in Modified
Rear Wheel Drive, Josh
Armantrout for his Stock All
The 2020 DirtFish RallyCross National Tour
scheduled has been locked
in. This year, competitors will
have the opportunity to step
beyond Regional and Divisional
competition at three different
premier locations across the
nation before heading to
the renowned Road America
for the DirtFish RallyCross
on Aug 14-16, 2020.
The 2020 National Tour
season kicks off April 3-5 in the
heartland of America at World
Wide Technology Raceway at
Gateway in Madison, Ill., where
competitors will experience
one of America’s best specially
designed RallyCross facilities.
Next, the tour travels to
Thunderhill Raceway Park in
Willows, Calif., on June 5-7.
Thunderhill’s dedicated dirt
track will offer challenging-but-fun conditions. The last
stop before heading to Road
America for the National
Championship is at Ross
County Fairgrounds on
June 26-28 in picturesque
Chillicothe, Ohio. This site
promises lots of wide-open space for large,
SCCA EXPANDS MARKETING DEPARTMENT
Wheel Drive wins, Mark Hill
in Prepared All Wheel Drive,
and Will Geyer, who competed
in Stock Front Wheel Drive.
winners receive a special
trophy for their achievement.
Elsewhere in this
section, you will find the
announcement of the 2020
“Although I’ve only been a member for
five years, I grew up going to races with my
dad,” Poole said. “I’ve always had a passion for
motorsports – for the cars, yes, but more so
for the people who are like family. I’m excited
for the opportunity to work on a national
level to maximize marketing efforts and foster
stronger connections with our members.”
As a career marketer, Poole brings
15 years of experience to the SCCA
marketing team with skills in writing,
design and photography, and professional
experience managing robust e-mail
marketing, marketing automation, complex
projects, and social media programs.
(TOP to BOTTOM) Josh
Armantrout, Will Geyer,
Brianne Corn, and Mark Hill
clinched TripleCross honors.
DirtFish RallyCross National
Tour, so if your intention is to
become a 2020 RallyCross
TripleCross winner, now’s the
time to start planning.