Rally: world championship in Finland cancelled

The world Cup, scoring in August's rally Finland, has been cancelled on Wednesday by the organiser. "Although the Corona situation is improving gradually, the

Rally: world championship in Finland cancelled

The world Cup, scoring in August's rally Finland, has been cancelled on Wednesday by the organiser. "Although the Corona situation is improving gradually, there are still too many risk factors in terms of the health and safety of all Involved," - said in an official Statement: "to date, there are only two months is too little to be able to responsibly plan."

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic had been moved to the world rally championship with two rounds. The events in Portugal (21. - 24. May in Matosinhos), and Italy (4. to 7. June in Sardinia) were first laid. The world Cup runs in April in Chile (political unrest) and Argentina (Coronavirus) had been already cancelled or postponed with the cancellation of the rally new Zealand is expected in the coming days.

The ADAC Rallye Deutschland is for the 15. to 18. October planned, we would continue the season, according to the current state of Turkey-rally at the end of September. After the first three races, which were held until mid-March, leads the championship standings of the six-time world champion Sebastien Ogier (France).

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Updated Date: 03 June 2020, 12:27

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