20 Apr. 2018 Press Conference

Press Conference of Asia Cross Country Rally 2018 held on 22nd May 2018 at Bangkok, Thailand.
Date: 22 May 2018
Time: 14:00-(registration start 13:00)
Place: Chaophaya Park Hotel, Ratchada Bangkok
Room: "Rachavipha" floor 2, Tharntip Building

5 Mar. 2018

Entry open!

19 Feb. 2018

Regulations has been issued.

13 Jan. 2018

Home page changed to 2018 version.

About AXCR

What is Asia Cross Country Rally?

Asia Cross Country Rally commonly known as “AXCR or Asian Rally” is held in August every year and start from Thailand to another various countries, the route is mountain area, jungle, beach side, plantation, Tarmac and circuit in many characteristic different conditions of the road, the weather and the nature conditions in Asia.

This event started from 1996 is held in 8 countries such as: Kingdom of Thailand, Malaysia, Republic of Singapore, People's Republic of China, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Kingdom of Cambodia, and Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

In this year 2018. Asia cross country rally is Sanctioned by The Federation International Automobile (FIA) same as Dakar Rally, and the biggest cross country rally event in Asia.

The 23rd event for 2018 will start from Pattaya / Thailand on Sunday 12th August with a carefully stage-managed affair.

The event will go via Aranyaprathet, Briram, then crossing Thailand/Cambodia border, O-Smach, Kampong Thom, Kampong Cham, finish at Phunom Penh/Cambodia.

Event Outline 2018
Name of Event The 23rd Asia Cross Country Rally 2018
Sanction International Automobile Federation (FIA)
Royal Automobile Association of Thailand (RAAT)
Cambodia Motor Sports Federation (CMSF)
Organizer Ortev Thailand, R1 Japan
Support Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT)
Ministry of Tourism, Cambodia
National Olympic Committee of Cambodia (NOCC)
Phunom Penh City
Sponsor TBA
Event schedule 12th AUGUST, 2018 - 18th AUGUST, 2018
Total distance approximately 2,200km

Rally Schedule

●2018 Schedule
2.19 Mon Issue of Regulations
3.5 Mon Opening date for Entries
6.15 Fri Closing date for Entries
7.25 Wed Issue of Entry list
8.12 Sun LEG-0 Pattaya Ceremlnial Start
8.13 Mon LEG-1 Pattaya to Aranyaprathet
8.14 Tue LEG-2 Aranyaprathet to Buriram
8.15 Wed LEG-3 Buriram to Chong Chom (Thai / Cambodia Border) to O-Smach
8.16 Thu LEG-4 O-Smach to Kampong Thom
8.17 Fri LEG-5 Kampong Thom to Kampong Cham
8.18 Sat LEG-6 Kampong Cham to Phnom Penh (Finish Ceremony / Prize Given Party)


Issued 2.19

(PDF file / 2.2MB)

(PDF file / 2.3MB)


Group MOTO
Group QUAD


AUTO Class
Group T1 
Modified Cross-Country Cars
  • Class T1.1 : 4x4 Petrol
  • Class T1.2 : 4x4 Diesel
  • Class T1.3 : 4x4 Electric
  • Class T1.4 : 4x2 Petrol
  • Class T1.5 : 4x2 Diesel
Group T2 
Series Cross Country Cars
  • Class T2.1 : Petrol
  • Class T2.2 : Diesel
Group T3 
Improved Cross-Country Cars
  • Class T3.1 : T3
  • Class T3.2 : T3 (Light weight)

Prize following Supplementary Regulations that it will change total start number of competition.
Some of SS has Sponsors Award (Cash)



  • Moto/Quad (1 rider)
    US$ 1,700-

  • Sidecar (with Passenger)
    US$ 2,600-

  • Service Car with 2 persons
    US$ 1,700-

  • Additional service crew (per person)
    US$ 850-

  • Team Prize (2 or 3 vehicles) entry fee
    US$ 50-/vehicle



  • Car including driver & co-driver
    US$ 3,400-

  • Extra co-driver (4 door cars only)
    US$ 850-

  • Service Car with 2 persons
    US$ 1,700-

  • Additional service crew (per person)
    US$ 850-

  • Team Prize (2 or 3 Vehicles) entry fee
    US$ 300-/team



  • Media fees (per person)
    US$ 1,300-


Entry Fee include

  • Documentation permits & insurance (see SR ART 13P)
  • Overnight accommodation at hotels listed in programme. (From Leg-1 to Leg-6) *Not including on 12th August 2018
  • Breakfasts and dinners from Leg-1 to finish of rally.
  • Road Books, Service Books, ID, Competition number, etc.
  • Souvenir for each participant.

Organizer will prepare Transport Truck for Oversea Private participants.
Truck (Hotel⇒Hotel)



Competitor Entry Form / MOTO, QUAD PDF icon
Competitor Entry Form / SIDECAR PDF icon
Competitor Entry Form / AUTO PDF icon
Service Crew Entry Form PDF icon
MEDIA Entry Form PDF icon


  1. Photo data (JPEG) send to secretariat onnfice by mail.
    MOTO/QUAD: Rider ID(face) photo and competition Vehicle photo.
    SIDECAR: Driver and Passenger ID photo(face) and competition Vehicle photo.
    AUTO: Driver and Co-Driver ID photo(face) and competition Vehicle photo.
    Service crew: Each service crew ID(face) photo.
    Media: Participant ID(face) photo.
    All photo data send to secretariat
  2. Entry Fee send by TT
    Please contact to secretariat


Contact us

Secretary Office of Asia Cross Country Rally

#903, 3-3-25, Zoshigaya, Toshima-ku, Tokyo, 171-0032, Japan
Tel: +81-(0)3-5911-3844 / Fax: +81-(0)3-5911-3544