Just like other competitions in the world, world rally competition is often times faced with numerous challenges that hinder it from reaching its full potential and the set objectives. However, the various organizations are always working tirelessly to redeem it and ensure that the participants still earn a living from taking part in the competitions. However, the government needs to do more to ensure that they support the sport in any means possible.
Here are some of the major challenges that face this competition.’
Lack of Funds
Often times, scheduled rally fail to happen due to lack of enough funds to pay the drivers and the support staff. Most of the sponsor chicken out before the rally commence due to lack of faith and information on how the rally will impact their business. The rally organizers need to come up with ways of ensuring that the competitions favors a wide array of businesses.
Despite the fact most of the competitions are supposed to be held in harsh weather conditions. Climate change and global warming have led to significant changes in weather conditions in most parts of the world that used to host the rallies such as Africa. The conditions are so severe that most of the drivers think that participating in the competition is equivalent to signing their own death warranties.
Finally, the rally competitions are often mauled with irregularities which paint a negative image to both sponsors and audience. The processes should be streamlined to accommodate all and deliver the expected results.