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2022 WRC Championship Schedule, Races, Dates, Locations, Order

The 50th season of the World Rally Championship will start in 2022. World Rally Championship also known as WRC is the High level of global competition in motorsport in terms of Rally. The event is governed by FIA and the event was inaugurated in 1973. The championship is set to begin in January 2022 with Rallye Monte-Carlo and conclude with Rally Japan in November 2022. Let’s have a look at the 2022 WRC Schedule, Races, Dates, Locations, Order and everything you need to know.

Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile also known as FIA is an organization that represents the interests of motor car users and motoring organizations. The organization was founded on 20 June 1904 and has its headquarters in Paris, France. 240 member nations are part of the organization and Mohammed bin Sulayem is the President of the FIA.

2022 WRC Championship Schedule

The 2022 WRC Championship will be the 50th edition of the championship. Inaugurated in 1973, the 50th Edition is scheduled to start from January 2022 and will conclude in November 2022. Below is the complete schedule of the 2022 WRC Championship.

RoundDateRally
120-23 JanuaryRallye Automobile Monte Carlo
224-27 FebruaryRally Sweden
321-24 AprilCroatia Rally
419-22 MayRally de Portugal
52-5 JuneRally Italia Sardegna
623-26 JuneSafari Rally Kenya
714-17 JulyRally Estonia
84-7 AugustRally Finland
9Yet to be decidedYet to be decided
108-11 SeptemberAcropolis Rally Greece
1129 September- 2 OctoberRally New Zealand
1220-23 OctoberRACC Rally Catalunya de España
1310-13 NovemberRally Japan

2022 WRC Championship Entrants

These are the Entrants that will be participating in the 2022 WRC Championship.

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Manufacturers and Entrants

ManufacturerEntrant
FordM-Sport Ford WRT
HyundaiHyundai Shell Mobis WRT
ToyotaToyota Gazoo Racing WRT
ToyotaToyota Gazoo Racing WRT Next Generation
CarDriverCo-Driver
Ford Puma Rally1Sebastien LoebIsabelle Galmiche
Ford Puma Rally1Adrien FourmauxAlexandre Coria
Ford Puma Rally1Craig BreenPaul Nagle
Ford Puma Rally1Gus GreensmithJonas Andersson
Hyundai i20 N Rally1Oliver SolbergElliott Edmondson
Hyundai i20 N Rally1Dani SordoCándido Carrera
Hyundai i20 N Rally1Ott TänakMartin Järveoja
Hyundai i20 N Rally1Ott TänakMartijn Wydaeghe
Toyota GR Yaris Rally1Sébastien OgierBenjamin Veillas
Toyota GR Yaris Rally1Esapekka LappiJanne Ferm
Toyota GR Yaris Rally1Elfyn EvansScott Martin
Toyota GR Yaris Rally1Kalle RovanperäJonne Halttunen
Toyota GR Yaris Rally1Takamoto KatsutaAaron Johnston

WRC Championship Reigning Champions

Sébastien Ogier is a French Rally Driver born on 17 December 1983 in Gap, Hautes-Alpes in France. He is a rally driver who competes for Toyota Gazoo Racing Team. He competes in World Racing Championship and has won the Championship in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 202, and 2021.

Julien Ingrassia is a retired French Rally co-driver born on 26 November 1979 in Aix-en-Provence, France. He was the co-driver of Sebastien Ogier and won the 2021 World Racing Championship. He has won the championship multiple times with different teams.

Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT is a team based in Finland that competes in World Racing Championship. They serve as Toyotas’s official factory team and have won the rally 26 times.

New Zealand will be making a comeback in the Rally after a Decade. Croatia and Finland will also be included in the rally and one event is yet to be announced and will be announced shortly.

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