RALLY DI ROMA聽馃嚠馃嚬聽CAPITALE 2019 – 19-21 JULY聽








The eagerly-awaited 2019 FIA European Rally Championship is due to get underway in March with the first of eight all-action events. Here鈥檚 a reminder of the calendar.

Where: Rome, Italy聽馃嚠馃嚬

The rally in 100 words: The progression of this exciting asphalt event, organised and promoted by Max Rendina, has been remarkable. Having run for the first time in 2013, Rally di Roma Capitale made its ERC debut in 2017 as Italy returned to the European championship for the first time since 2013 when Rallye Sanremo was on the calendar. It proved a big hit with a driving parade through the centre of Rome, a spectacular spectator stage around the Palazzio della Civilt脿 del Lavoro in the EUR district, followed by two days of action-packed rallying on stages to the east and south-east of the capital.

Event eligibility:
FIA European Rally Championship 2019, round 5 of 8
FIA ERC1 Junior Championship 2019, round 5 of 6
FIA ERC3 Junior Championship 2019, round 5 of 6

Also counting for鈥
鈥婩IA ERC2, FIA ERC3, FIA European Rally Championship for Teams, ERC Nations鈥 Cup, ERC Ladies鈥 Trophy

What鈥檚 new for 2019?
While more details of the event will be revealed in the coming months, organisers have already announced plans for 鈥渕ore spectacular finish鈥 than previous editions.

Five facts:聽馃嚠馃嚬
1: Rome鈥檚 famous Colosseum, which features on the Roma parade route, is the largest amphitheatre ever built. Construction began in AD 72 and was completed in AD 80.
2: In stark contrast, Rally di Roma Capitale took place for the first time in 2013, joining the ERC roster in 2017.
3: The commune of event base Fiuggi, to the southeast of central Rome, was made famous by its natural spring water and the healing powers it possesses.
4: Rome was one of two European capitals to host ERC action in 2017 with Nicosia home to a stage of the Cyprus Rally.
5: Italy has celebrated 23 European championship triumphs over the years. Giandomenico Basso and Luca Rossetti are both three-time winners.


Round 1: Azores Airlines Rallye, 21-23 March (ERC Junior), gravel (subject to promoter agreement)

Round 2: Rally Islas Canarias, 2-4 May (ERC Junior), asphalt

Round 3: Rally Liep膩ja (Latvia), 24-26 May (ERC Junior), gravel

Round 4: Rally Poland, 28-30 June (ERC Junior), gravel

Round 5: Rally di Roma聽馃嚠馃嚬聽Capitale (Italy), 19-21 July (ERC Junior), asphalt聽馃嚠馃嚬

Round 6: Barum Czech Rally Zl铆n, 16-18 August (ERC Junior), asphalt

Round 7: Cyprus Rally, 27-29 September, gravel

Round 8: Rally Hungary (Hungary), 8-10 November, asphalt


















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January 9st, 2019

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