Porec SSS to be a Croatia Rally highlight

Porec SSS to be a Croatia Rally highlightFrom General Article [ 16/07/2013 ].
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An exciting two-by-two superspecial stage based in host town Poreč will be one of the highlights of the Croatia Rally, organisers have confirmed.

Poreč SSS will mark stages one and 14 of the asphalt event, round 10 of the FIA European Rally Championship from 26-28 September.

Measuring 1.7 kilometres in length, drivers will tackle the stage in pairs with the first run taking place at 18:17hrs on Thursday 26 September and the final run scheduled for 16:30hrs on Saturday 28 September.

Matko Bolanča, President of the Croatian Car and Karting Federation, said: “In order to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Croatia Rally, the whole team is committed to the organisation of this innovative event that will stay in the minds of millions of spectators on Eurosport and other TV programmes. Poreč SSS will ensure this.”

The Poreč SSS is located 50 metres from the rally’s permanent service park and 200 metres from the start/finish podium. It’s set to attract thousands of fans.