The return of the gravel rally was revealed by occasion organisers RallyMex on Monday although a date for next year’s occasion and the length of its agreement is yet to be exposed.
The last time the WRC wentto Mexico was in 2020, when the COVID-19 pandemic started to spread aroundtheworld and organisers were required to cancel the last leg of the rally to permit chauffeurs and groups to return house as worldwide borders started to close to minimize infection rates.
That year’s Rally Mexico was suspended on Saturday with Sebastien Ogier leading, the Frenchman was stated the winner priorto going on to win the champion.
The occasion was the last WRC round priorto a long break that led the classification to reboot a calendar based around European occasions, start with Rally Estonia in September.
This year represented an chance to return to South America, however transport expenses avoided the WRC from hosting occasions in Mexico and Argentina.
However, today’s statement will see the WRC return to the continent next year with the occasion to be held in the state of Guanajuato. The competitors will assoonas onceagain have the assistance of the regional federalgovernment of Guanajuato.
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The date of the round of the calendar is not yet specified, however whatever recommends that it will be held in March as hasactually been a custom to prevent the mostpopular durations, as well as the rains of the following months.
The president of Rally Mexico, Juan Suberville, showed in the conference that the work to safeandsecure a brand-new arrangement was brought out throughout 2021.
As formerly reported, the WRC is intending for a 14-round 2023 calendar focussed around 8 European rounds and 6 fly away occasions.
It has currently been validated that one of the long haul rounds will be Safari Rally Kenya, which has currently concurred a offer till 2026.
A return to Germany for the veryfirst time because 2019 is comprehended to be a prospective European choice although a company proposition is yet to be provided to the WRC.
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