This year’s European Rally Championship is set to begin at the Azores Rally. ERC promotor Eurosport Events has announced a reshuffled 2021 calendar.
The initial calendar featured two rallies in Portugal to start the season with in April. However, the new Rally Serras de Fafe e Felgueiras is now to take place at 24 till 26 September, as round 6 of the championship. The other Portuguese event, Azores Rally, is now the opening round of the championship on 6 till 8 May.
Rally Poland, Rally Liepaja, Rally Roma and the Barum Rally all keep their original dates. These events were planned to be rounds 4, 5, 6 and 7 of the championship. In the revised calendar, these events are now rounds 2, 3, 4 and 5.
Rally Hungary was set to be the final round of the championship. This rally also keeps its original date, but is now round 7 after Rally Fafe. Rally Islas Canarias, which was originally planned on 6 till 8 June as round 3, is now the new season finale on 18 till 20 November.
ERC Rally calendar 2021
|1.||55th Azores Rallye||06.05 – 08.05.2021|
|2.||77th Rally Poland||18.06 – 20.06.2021|
|3.||Rally Liepaja||01.07 – 03.07.2021|
|4.||Rally di Roma Capitale||23.07 – 25.07.2021|
|5.||50th Barum Czech Rally Zlin||27.08 – 29.08.2021|
|6.||Rally Serras de Fafe e Felgueiras||24.09 – 26.09.2021|
|7.||Rally Hungary||22.10 – 24.10.2021|
|8.||Rally Islas Canarias||18.11 – 20.11.2021|