Rally Australia (2019)
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Rally Australia has been cancelled following concerns about the rapidly spreading fires closing in on the event’s Coffs Harbour base.
With Coffs Harbour sitting right in the path of intensifying bushfires there’s increasing anger in the WRC service park that Rally Australia hasn’t been cancelled.
Rally Australia organisers have revealed a heavily revised schedule as a proposal to keep this week's World Rally Championship finale running.
Rally Australia organisers have confirmed a ‘significantly shortened’ route for this week’s final round of the World Rally Championship – if the Coffs Harbour-based event goes ahead at all due to a worsening fire situation in the area.
Rally Australia officials are becoming increasingly concerned by the onset of bush fires in New South Wales.
Mads Ostberg says Citroen has called off his planned World Rally Car outing on Rally Australia, as it was dependent on Sebastien Ogier retaining a shot at the 2019 title.