Mahoney, Phillip
August 2009
Australian Auto Action;8/26/2009, Issue 1355, p10
The article reports that Rally Australia will mark the first event for racer Neal Bates in an officially homologated Toyota Corolla S2000 machine. Bates will compete in the production class at the World Rally Championship round and admits the FIA homologation of the Corolla comes as a relief after a lengthy wait. Bates' Toyota Corolla will be factory supported for the event and carry title sponsorship from carsguide.com.au.


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