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    Quote Originally Posted by rallyfiend View Post
    Lets not waste too much time comparing a sport that happens in a closed, controllable stadium with a WRc event.

    How many people are involved in running a football or basketball game? A few hundred?

    There would be quite a few thousand involved in the running a WRC event.
    - on public roads
    - using police
    - using ambulances
    - using medical helicopter
    - using marshals
    - bringing people from all over the world

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    You can't compare the scale of one to another.....
    Not on the same spot though...
    "Reis vas pät pat kaar vas kut"
    Tommi Mäkinen, back in the years...

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    The green light was given by Alpes-Hautes "Road Safety Comission", with representatives of the emergency services included, so...

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    #8 Ott Tänak - Martin Järveoja #8
    - World Rally Champions 2019 -

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    Others are also asking for a ban...

    https://www.ledauphine.com/culture-l...ye-monte-carlo

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fast Eddie WRC View Post
    Others are also asking for a ban...

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    They do this every year. In Australia it was also common for many years.

    However this year the arguments are different and very understandable.

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    I will be at Monte Carlo as ice-note crew. I will try to put updates before every stage about the conditions, on our facebook page (search for Benoit Verlinde Rallydriver).

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    so you confirm now it will go ahead 100%?
    #8 Ott Tänak - Martin Järveoja #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by EstWRC View Post
    so you confirm now it will go ahead 100%?
    Nobody can confirm it now. For sure also Dupanton

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    Quote Originally Posted by EstWRC View Post
    so you confirm now it will go ahead 100%?
    For now, no indication by the organisers it wouldn't go ahead.
    But as PLuto says, it's not me who decides It's not even ACM I guess...

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    French government just announced even more severe rules (curfew at 1800 in all off France, quarantine for all travellers from outside EU...).
    It's looking worse and worse honestly...

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