The FIA World Rally Championship Calendar for 2018 has been announced by the WRC promoter. As per tradition, Neste Rally Finland will be run at the end of July, 26. - 29.7.
Kalle Rovanperä will contest the final two rounds of this year's World Rally Championship in an M-Sport-run Ford Fiesta R5.
ŠKODA Motorsport is starting a campaign to search for young talented drivers.
By participating in the survey until Sunday 20 August 2017 you can also take part in a raffle with a possibility to win e.g. VIP tickets for Neste Rally Finland 2018.
Neste Rally Finland Biggest and More Popular than in Years - Yet Another Golden Era for Finnish Motorsport
Last weekend was an overall triumph for Finnish motorsport with new blue-and-white rally winners in both WRC and WRC2, as well as third places in both classes to boot. And in the Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix, Finnish drivers secured the second and third places on the podium. Preliminary reports of the popularity and spectator numbers of Neste Rally Finland exceed all expectations.
Tom Cave and co-driver James Morgan achieved what they set out to do in this weekend’s Neste Rally Finland - and that was to finish on the WRC2 Class podium.
Future Rally Star of Finland Emil Lindholm hopes to follow in the footsteps of some of the sport s greatest prospects after a competitive showing on his home round of the FIA World Rally Championship.
Post event Press Conference, 30 July 2017
Esapekka Lappi has secured an incredible maiden victory on home ground on Neste Rally Finland: only his fourth event in a World Rally Car.
The Future Star 2015 won his first ever rally in class WRC2.
The winners of Neste Rally Finland 2017 are Esapekka Lappi and co-driver Janne Ferm.
Neste Rally Finland climaxes with the Podium Ceremony on Sunday 30 July at 15:00 at Paviljonki's WRC Square. Come and join the sizzling celebration!
Future Rally Star of Finland Emil Lindholm had a strong Saturday on Neste Rally Finland, climbing up to second place in the Junior World Rally Championship.