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VIDEO SHOWS: SOUNDBITES FROM WRC RALLY OF AUSTRALIA ORGANISERS AND DRIVERS AFTER THE FINAL LEG OF THE WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA WAS CANCELLED ON TUESDAY (NOVEMBER 12, 2019) DUE TO THE AUSTRALIAN BUSH FIRES
SHOWS: VARIOUS, AUSTRALIA (NOVEMBER 13, 2019) (WRC – SEE RESTRICTIONS BEFORE USE)
1. BUSH AREA
2. HELICOPTER FLYING OVERHEAD
3. FIRE TRACK ARRIVING
4. (SOUNDBITE) (English) WRC RALLY OF AUSTRALIA ORGANISER, (UNIDENTIFIED) SAYING:
“We attempted to place an match on. We attempted very onerous to out a shortened match on, however actually protection is probably the most paramount factor. It is a state of emergency in New South Wales so we made up our minds we had to name the development off.”
5. FIRE TRUCK
6. (SOUNDBITE) (English) WRC RALLY OF AUSTRALIA CHAIRMAN, ANDREW PAPADOPOULOS, SAYING:
“The world that we had been going to run at the Graces highway, the fireplace were given too shut and actually I do know we’re – motor game is a perilous game however we did not need to upload any further threat to what is already there. We simply felt we needed to (SOUNDBITE CONTINUES WITH SHOTS OF BUSH AREA AND A TREE LOG STILL SMOKING FROM THE FIRE) terminate it sadly. Our hearts move out to the folk that experience misplaced lifestyles and homes.”
7. FIRE RESPONSE CARS
8. (SOUNDBITE) (English) WRC AUSTRALIAN RALLY ORGANISER (UNIDENTIFIED), SAYING:
“We have now emergencies scenarios proper around the Coffs-Harbour native executive space, if truth be told fires are raging about ten kilometers from the place we’re nowadays. So, you understand commonplace sense needed to be successful. The individuals are doing it tricky. There is evacuations occurring in (INAUDIBLE) and (INAUDIBLE) as we communicate.”
9. FIRE MARSHALL TALKING TO DRIVERS
10. (SOUNDBITE) (English) TOYOTA GAZOO RACING DRIVER, JARI-MATTI LATVALA, SAYING:
“That is completely the most efficient determination to do used to be to cancel the rally as a result of there may be too many components. Dangers are too top to run the development (SOUNDBITE CONTINUES WITH SHOTS OF DRIVERS SIGNING MERCHANDISE). This morning we did a products – we had been signing all of the drivers. Doing t-shirts and caps and those can auctioned after which the cash may well be used for the realm to assist the (SOUNDBITE CONTINUES WITH SHOT OF DRIVERS SIGNING MERCHANDISE) other people to get, you understand, construct their space and (get their) farms again.”
11. DRIVERS SIGNING MERCHANDISE
12. (SOUNDBITE) (English) HYUNDAI SHELL MOBIS WRT DRIVER, THIERRY NEUVILLE, SAYING:
“It used to be the precise determination to cancel this match. I imply it used to be transparent once we come right here, bit stunned concerning the information concerning the fires and the whole lot. However, temporarily touchdown in Coffs-Harbour we were given conscious concerning the critical scenario that it if truth be told used to be. I imply from there on, there used to be no level for us to do the rally.”
13. FIRE MARSHALL TALKING TO TOYOTA GAZOO RACING DRIVER, KRIS MEEKE
14. (SOUNDBITE) (English) TOYOTA GAZOO RACING DRIVER, KRIS MEEKE, SAYING:
“Indisputably I believe we had been all expecting at the name to cancel the rally. Yeah evidently in the end it is the proper determination you understand.”
15. FIRE RESPONSE CARS
16. HYUNDAI SHELL MOBIS WRT TEAM CELEBRATING WINNING THE MANUFACTURER’S TITLE
17. (SOUNDBITE) (English) HYUNDAI SHELL MOBIS WRT DRIVER, THIERRY NEUVILLE, SAYING:
“It is good fortune for all of the workforce and you’ll see everyone is excited I imply. You understand we had been ready since very long time for that. It used to be very tricky however in any case we did it.”
18. HYUNDAI SHELL MOBIS TEAM CELEBRATING WITH CHAMPAGNE
19. (SOUNDBITE) (English) HYUNDAI SHELL MOBIS WRT TEAM DIRECTOR, ANDREA ADAMO, SAYING:
“It is superb, as a result of I do know what all they’ve finished this yr. I stated many, time and again, I say many, time and again, plus one, I do know what I requested of them. I do know what’s looking ahead to us prior to Monte Carlo (SOUNDBITE CONTINUES WITH SHOT OF TEAM CELEBRATING WITH CHAMPAGNE). It is in August. We’re going to be in (INAUDIBLE) subsequent week. I will be able to be there. Then we can have checks and so and so, however it is the best manner I understand how to win.”
20. HYUNDAI SHELL MOBIS WRT TEAM CELEBRATING WINNING THE MANUFACTURER’S TITLE
STORY: The Rally of Australia used to be cancelled on Tuesday (November 12) because of the specter of bushfires close to the Coffs Harbour-based match in jap New South Wales (NSW) state.
Organisers had deliberate to run the season-ending Nov.14-17 match with a dramatically shorter course however in the end made up our minds the hazards had been too top.
Bushfires are a commonplace and fatal danger in Australia’s sizzling, dry summers, however the present serious outbreak – throughout a number of portions of NSW and Queensland states, in addition to Sydney – weeks prior to the summer time height, has stuck many through wonder.
Hyundai had been showed winners of the International Rally Championship’s producers’ identify after the rally used to be cancelled.
Hyundai, who held an 18-point lead over protecting champions Toyota after the penultimate spherical in Spain, declare their first producers’ identify within the international collection.
Toyota’s Estonian motive force Ott Tanak used to be already certain of the drivers’ championship.
(Manufacturing: Stefan Haskins)