The Rally of Wales GB back to England 17 years after


a Few tests in the WRC have so much history as the Rally of Wales GB, an appointment which this year will take place between the days 27 and 30 of October. Although the new law on forests of Wales has risked his celebration, the developer has managed to move forward on a new edition of the test to the south of the country. However, and the result of this factor, the Rally of Wales GB will have a timed section in England. This special will take place in the surroundings of the castle of Cholmondeley during the day of Saturday and will lead to the return of the rally to England 17 years after.

The Rally of Wales GB not stepped on English soil since 1999, a trend that will be broken this year with this special, which will be the main novelty of the rally. In fact, the essence of the Rally of Wales GB remains unchanged from the last editions, with sections very recognizable between 22 special make up test. Along 336 km against the clock which will play the riders will face special as well known as ‘Dyfi’ and ‘Gartheiniog’, while ‘Hafren’ or ‘Sweet Lamb’ is played in reverse.

it also does Not change the schema of the test based in Deeside, since after the exit during the day on Thursday, at ‘Colwyn Bay’, the competitors will travel to mid Wales to compete in a total of 180 km timed divided into eight special during Friday. While Saturday’s test will settle to the south of the country to cross the border with England, the last day of the rally will be held in a family environment in the north of Wales. The stretch of ‘Brening’ will be in charge of occupying the role of Power Stage in this edition.