La Basse Cour B&B: Chambres d'hotes Normandie - Alençon

Essay Rallycross

Essay Rallycross Circuit

Directions to Essay Circuit

The Circuit des Ducs rallycross track is located near the village of Essay in Normandy, France. The nearest major town is Alençon 20km to the west.

The Ouest Karting circuit is also located at Essay, and hosts International and French National Endurance Karting races as well as offering karts for private hire to individuals and groups.



French Rallycross Championship 2012

The dates for the National Championship of France are set by the FFSA board. For 2012 Essay will host two French Rallycross Championship events and there will also be one race held at Mayenne.


French Rallycross Championship 2012
  • April 7-8, Essay
  • April 28-29, Dreux
  • May 12-13, Faleyras
  • June 9-10, Châteauroux St.-Maur
  • 30 June - July 1, Lavaré
  • July 14-15, Lessay
  • July 28-29, Kerlabo
  • September 1-2, Lohéac
  • September 15-16, Mayenne
  • September 29-30, Dreux
  • October 13-14, Essay


Plan of Essay Rallycross Circuit



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European Rallycross Championship



Essay ERC 2011



A stage of the ERC (European Rally Championship) is held at Essay in alternate (odd-numbered) years. The next Essay stage of the ERC is scheduled for 2013.

Action from the 2011 European Rallycross stage held at Essay in 2011