Ceremonial Start


Ceremonial start was conducted at Kita Aikoku Service Park, and the rally has finally begun.

After the Rally Show, rally cars appeared at the start podium, and drove through the gate while fans surrounding at the podium are cheering them up, and those cars  headed to the SS1 SATSUNAI RIVER, which is the first special stage of the Rally Hokkaido.


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Prior to the ceremonial start, a wedding ceremony was held at the top of the podium, for a couple who fist met each other at an international rally in Hokkaido as marshals. They were cerebrated by rally fans there. It must have been an unforgettable moment for the two.


(c) 2013 Rally Hokkaido.