The 40th edition of Rally Argentina will not take place from 16 al 18 April as planned due to health situation that the country is living for coronavirus pandemic. Although the test it was not on the World Rally calendar its organizers had decided to hold the event as part of the opening of the FIA Codasur Championship and the fourth date of Argentine Rally.
However, the sudden logistical inconveniences involving the recent national resolution suspending flights from Brazil and Chile and the uncertainty regarding new immigration measures in the immediate future have made it impossible for competition to take place at this time.
“Consequently, in order to safeguard the right of all South American pilots to be able to participate in the test and to champion sporting loyalty, the SpeedAgro Rally Argentina will be held on a new date that will be announced shortly, respecting the calendars of both categories involved. in the competition ”, the organization explained in a statement.
The test was to have its epicenter in Villa Carlos Peace and it was also going to have eight special tests to be held between Friday and Sunday.
The new tentative date for the competition would be in the month of October.