Rally China, which would be part of World Rally Championship after 17 years, could be cancelled!
There were some heavy rain, which damaged stage roads. Organizators don’t have any replacement stages or time to repair roads. Also WRC organizators were there to saw situation.
Event should be on 8.9.- 11.9.2016, just after Rally Deutschland, but situations there aren’t good:
Last Rally China won Didier Auriol, but this year event is completely new. In 1999 season was gravel surface, this year is tarmac surface event. Also home driver Ma Qinghua testing for this event in Austria:
After almost canceling Rally Sweden, there could be also short itinerary as organizators made on Sweden.