It's official: this year the WRC they will not travel along the roads of the province of Cordova since Rally Argentina was definitely canceled. The local organizers received today the unpleasant news from the International Automobile Federation, that this Thursday he will communicate how the 2020 calendar of the specialty will be.
"We did everything possible, but we depended on the Rally Japan not being held and, apparently, it is confirmed", explained a source linked to the organization of the Argentine test to Automundo.
Originally, the 40th edition of the Rally Argentina It was scheduled for the end of April, but the coronavirus pandemic forced it to be postponed. It was expected that the appointment organized by the Automobile Club Argentino it could be done in the last quarter of the year, but finally the promoter of the tournament lowered his thumb to that option.
A few days ago a draft of the 2021 calendar was published and Argentina did not appear in it. However, because it is a sketch, that does not mean that the race will not materialize. “We have to answer before the World Council meeting in October. The decision is ours, we do not depend on anyone. If no problems arise, we are sure ", stressed the source consulted.