Happy 100th Anniversary Rally Poland

Happy 100th Anniversary Rally Poland

12.06.2021: ORLEN 77th Rally Poland 2021 FIA European Rally Championship round 1 of 8* June 18-20 When Rally Poland last took place from June 28-29, 2019 it was the 50th time the event had hosted the FIA European Rally Championship. The ERC’s eagerly antic


ORLEN 77th Rally Poland
2021 FIA European Rally Championship round 1 of 8*
June 18-20




When Rally Poland last took place from June 28-29, 2019 it was the 50th time the event had hosted the FIA European Rally Championship. The ERC’s eagerly anticipated return from June 18-20 will coincide with the gravel contest’s 77th edition but, significantly, its 100th anniversary.



On July 23, 1921, six cars set out from Warsaw on a 576-kilometre route to the Białowieża forest and back to the capital of the Republic of Poland. The winner was Tadeusz Heyne, one of the pioneers of the Polish automotive industry, who was behind the wheel of a Dodge.



Organisers of this year’s ORLEN 77th Rally Poland have been forced to run the event without fans lining the route despite the partial easing of COVID-19 restrictions in the country. It means no designated spectator zones will be created along the rally route, while access to the Mikołajki Arena superspecial and event closing Karowa Street stage in the capital Warsaw is also prohibited.



An update at Rajdpolski.pl confirmed:
“All documents that were submitted to the relevant authorities a few weeks ago had to take into account the regulations in force at that time. Changing the arrangements leading to the receipt of consent for mass events is no longer possible for procedural reasons.”



Details of how to follow the action from home, including live on television, online and on radio, are available separately.



Richard Rodgers, photos FIA ERC

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