Car Volkswagen Polo R WRC specifications of 2017 will participate in the championship world rally FIA’s decision, taken on Tuesday, according to AUTOSPORT.
After missing the deadline of January 1, Volkswagen Motorsport had hoped to obtain the homologation of the car later during the year. In January at the regular meeting in Monaco, the producers discussed the possibility of bypass rules. Then within two weeks of the VW and the FIA were in negotiations, but the compromise has not been found.
“After receiving requests from customers, we turned to the FIA with the request for homologation of the Polo WRC in 2017, to be able to take the car to rent for private racers and teams, – said the boss of Volkswagen Motorsport Sven Smits. – Now, however, it became clear that this is not possible in accordance with the applicable rules of the WRC.
We accept this decision, but at the same time, sorry, because it would be in the interests of our clients.
We would like to thank the FIA for the very constructive talks”.
Plans for the Volkswagen Motorsport for car specifications 2016 this decision, apparently, not affected.
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