WRC 2016: Rally China cancelled
Floods in the country cited as reason for the cancellation of the event
Announced by the FIA and WRC Promoter is news that Rally China, scheduled for September 09-11, will not be held. This is the second time this event has been abandoned after being scheduled as a qualifying round of the World Rally Championship. In 2000 it was cancelled five months before the event; this time four weeks. It is reported that disputes arose over who should pay for repairs to the roads proposed for the stages damaged by heavy storms in the area a month ago.
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