Purpose of Test

In preparation for the 2008 WRC season , Suzuki has decided to enter two events in 2007 for the purpose of further testing and development of the SX4 WRC car in competition conditions.
The events that have been selected for this testing opportunity chosen are the Rallye De France …… and Wales Rally GB.
During each of these events, the team only has three days to try and collect as much data as possible from the car, it is the only opportunity to make changes and see the effect of these changes in ‘real time’.
The team has worked tirelessly for many months to prepare for this event, we shall all be doing our best and will let you all know how we progress in further updates.

12 - 14 October,2007

WRC Rd13 Rallye de France

Better known as "Tour de Corse"  Rallye de France is a harsh competition over shaky 
tarmac course across the Island of Corsica where Napolen was born.
As its old name "Ten Thousand Turns Rally" shows the special stages are endless continuation of tight corners and bumpy roads.  In other words it is an ideal rally for testing the  machine's outstanding handling performance which can turn the machine precisely as the driver wishes and can make the tires steadily gripping the difficult surface.

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29 November - 2 December,2007

WRC Rd16 Wales Rally GB

It is a high-speed gravel rally on the land of Wales, the south western area of the Great Britain. Its surface is quiet slippy with the wet mud and gravel. In addition, the center of the path is raised so that driver may easily slide off the way.
In spite of the condition, the rally cars run through the darkish forest sometimes at nearly 200km/h. This event requires both accurate driveavility and power of the engine.
Only one mistake during the rally can result in fatal crash -this is oneof the most challenging one in the calender of the WRC.

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