Rally of Johor 2108
The palm oil estates around Kota Tinggi will come alive with
roar of high speed rally cars in August this year. Malaysia
will play host to round 3 of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship
(¡°APRC¡±) which will be held on the 20th till the 22nd of August.
Malaysia has always been a favorite leg of the FIA APRC among
the international competitors due to its unique challenging
southern gateway and third largest state in Peninsula Malaysia
is the keeper of many national and natural treasures untold.
It is a delightful mixture of the traditional and modern; and
its natural and ultra-modern urban jungles has been the event
venue since 2003.
stages around Kota Tinggi is arguably the best palm oil rally
stages in the country. Fast, flowing and technically challenging
roads all the way through, spiced up with high humidity is a
real test for the competitors and over the years we have seen
the latest specification rally cars and the world¡¯s best drivers
blasting through the estates.
IROJ 2018 is the 1st round of the 4 round national AAM Malaysian
Rally Championship (¡°MRC¡±) a championship hotly contested
among the local competitors, it takes the participant to every
corner of Peninsular Malaysia and highly regarded as a tough
championship to endure. Each and every event is unique in nature
with different terrain. Competition this is year is said to
be hotly contested with an increase in entries as compared to
introduction of live streaming and up to date feeds on social
media Facebook, Instagram etc as well coverage from the local
and international media. Interest in the Malaysian Rallying
scene is on the rise. This is evident with the increase of entries
for Round 1 of the championship. Steps taken by the organizers
to promote the sport of rallying to the public and will eventually
create attention and notice to everyone that Malaysian Rallying
is an event that¡¯s too good to be left unnoticed.
Rally of Johor 2108 will cover 235km of highspeed rallying stages
divided into 12 special stages around the Tai Tuck estates around
Kota Tinggi. In total the competitors will travel a total distance
of 563km from start to finish. Do not to miss the action.