The first official document to reveal all the secrets of Neste Oil Rally Finland 2014 to competitors, media representatives and the general public has been published on our website.
Jyväskylä´s municipal authorities accepted the closure of streets in Harju area, so they can be used as a special stage in Neste Oil Rally Finland on July 31st and August 1st. This means the proposed return of classic city centre stage Harju can now be confirmed.
Finland´s round of the FIA World Rally Championship, Neste Oil Rally Finland, takes places on the gravel roads of Central Finland from July 31st to August 3rd. The rally week, however, kicks off on the previous Saturday in Helsinki, when WRC teams, drivers and legends of the sport take over the Hietalahti area of the capitol. To celebrate its 20-year partnership with Finland´s WRC round, Neste Oil will organize a new event called Neste Oil Rally Helsinki Battle.
Stig Blomqvist, David Richards and Ari Vatanen are the next three inductees to Rally Hall of Fame.
Neste Oil Rally Finland, eighth round of the FIA World Rally Championship, takes place from July 31st to August 3rd. The rally lasts four days and after some years again finishes on a Sunday. A guiding line in the planning of this year´s route has been an increased focus on Central Finland and the roads of the event´s heartland - the traditional terrain of Finland´s WRC competition.
Nelonen Media, a Finnish broadcasting group, has entered into an agreement with WRC Promoter GmbH for the television rights to the World Rally Championship series. The agreement comes into force immediately and it covers seasons 2014 and 2015.