FIA World Council Desicions
This is a short summary of the decisions of the FIA World Council concerning cross-country rallying and is intended to give fans and interested parties an overview. This summary makes no claim to completeness.
You can find the complete document here.
FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies and Bajas
The FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies 2020 has been cancelled. Considering only one event has run this season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this is insufficient for the awarding of the title.
The FIA World Cup for Cross Country Bajas calendar will be extended by two events in Saudi Arabia. Click here for more info
In the FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallyes a strike result is introduced. However, at least three events must be scored.
The calendar for the 2021 FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Bajas has been confirmed:
|04-07 February 2021||Russia||Baja Russia|
|18-20- February 2021||United Arab Emirates||Dubai International Baja*|
|04-06 March 2021||Saudi Arabia||Sharqia Baja*|
|18-20 March 2021||Jordan||Jordan Baja*|
|23-25 July 2021||Spain||Baja Spain|
|12-15 August 2021||Hungary||Hungarian Baja|
|26-29 August 2021||Poland||Baja Poland*|
|09-12 September 2021||Italy||Italian Baja|
|28-30 October 2021||Portugal||Baja de Portalegre|
* Subject to ASN confirmation
In order to promote cross country bajas in more countries and help encourage new drivers and teams to the discipline, Regional Cups will be introduced from 2021.