News Details

Canada could be WRC's answer to winter rally headache

Canada could be back on the World Rally Championship calendar as rally director Yves Matton tries to find a solution to the series' winter rally headache. Matton said last month that he favoured two winter rallies on the WRC calendar and a Canadian event is seen as part of that solution. This year, a mild Swedish Rally put the issue of finding a cold, snowy event back on the agenda and an Ottawa-based rally in February could fit the bill. The Canadians said earlier that they were working to a five-year plan, culminating in a WRC slot for 2023. The event last ran in 1979, won by Bjorn Waldegard in a Ford Escort Mk2, with Timo Salonen second for Datsun only 38 seconds behind...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Don’t write us off insists M-Sport boss Rich Millener

M-Sport has proved to its WRC opposition that it is still a team to be...

PREVIEW: 2019 RALLY MEXICO – The WRC Hits Gravel For...

The third round of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship takes place this...

Sebastien Ogier flies to Rally Mexico win, Tanak...

Sebastien Ogier has flown to Rally Mexico victory, taking the maximum 30...

WRC leaders left unable to run Thursday's stage after...

The World Rally Championship leaders were left unable to run on the...

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

2015 TotalWRC.com
TotalWRC.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with WRC.