The Kielder Forest Rally is a round of the following championships:
- Motorsport UK 2020 English Rally Championship supported by SEACON UK
- BTRDA Gold Star Championship
- BTRDA Silver Star Championship
- BTRDA 1400 Rally Championship
- BTRDA Rally First Championship
- BTRDA Production Cup
- BTRDA Rallye R2 Cup
- BTRDA Rallye R5 Cup
Motorsport UK 2020 English Rally Championship supported by SEACON UK
The Motorsport UK 2020 English Rally Championship supported by SEACON UK uses a class based scoring system, enabling competitors with smaller engined cars to compete on equal footing with the larger engined cars.
The championship is open to all types of rally cars, which are split into seven competition classes:
Class E1 – All BTRDA Rally First cars
Class E2 – Cars up to 1400cc not eligible for Class E1, plus Historic Category 1 & 2, Category 3 with single cam engine and Category 4a up to 1600cc.
Class E3 – Over 1400cc up to 1600cc, current & former FIA Group N3 and FIA R2B cars.
Class E4 – Over 1600cc up to 2000cc plus Historic Category 3 cars with multi cam engines, Category 4a cars over 1600cc and 4b cars up to 1600cc
Class E5 – Over 2000cc 2 WD cars including all FIA R3T cars.
Class E6 – Over 2000cc 4 WD cars not eligible for class E7.
Class E7 – Current and former WR cars with sequential gearbox, plus all S2000, RRC and R5 cars and any derivatives there from.
BTRDA Gold Star Championship
The BTRDA Gold Star Championship is open to all registered drivers and co-drivers except where competing in vehicles eligible for the BTRDA 1400 Championship and the BTRDA Rally First Championship.
BTRDA Silver Star Championship
The BTRDA Silver Star® Rally Championship is exclusively for two wheel drive cars and is the leading 2 Wheel Drive Rally Championship in the UK. It is open to all competitors in classes:
BTRDA 1400 Rally Championship
The BTRDA 1400 Rally Championship is for vehicles up to 1400cc and includes classes 1400S and 1400C.
BTRDA Rally First Championship
The BTRDA Rally First Championship is open to any 2 wheel drive Production Car up to 2000cc that complies with Motorsport UK Technical Regulations for Stage Rallies and the BTRDA Rally First Technical Regulations. It includes classes Class RF1.4 and RF2.0.
BTRDA Production Cup
All cars in classes NR4 and N3 will be eligible to score points in the BTRDA Production Cup.
BTRDA Rallye R2 Cup
The BTRDA Rallye R2 Cup is open to all FIA homologated R2(B) cars.