The second stage of the Balkan Rally Trophy will take place at Arad between 2nd and 3rd June 2017. Arad Rally is also the third Stage of the National Rally Championship. Competitors from Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey and Serbia are expected at the start for the nine special stages. The Promoter of this event is Mihai Leu, multiple national boxing champion and world boxing champion in 1997, as well as a national rally champion in 2003.
Arad Rally has a very important value for motorsport, since it represents a common stage for FIA ERT Balkan Rally, Romanian Dunlop National Rally Championship (CNRD), Rally 2 National Championship (CNR2) and Historic Rally National Championship (CNRI). The festive start will take place Thursday, 01 June 2017, in the square located in front of Arad Town Hall, starting 21:00, while the special stages will start Friday, 02 June. The awards ceremony will take part at the end of the competition Saturday, 03 June, at the podium located in front of the Arad Town Hall.