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Rally RACC, ADAC Germany and Neste Rally Finland: abbrev meaning info.

Jan 20, 2019 Taisiya Lavi
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Gregory Timmerman for wrc.cz

All attention to detail. Why is ADAC, RACC, and NESTE? Clearly, this about the sponsorship. However, why are those names for the stages?

ADAC Rallye Deutschland.

Full name: Allgemeiner Deutscher Automobil-Club
When? Founded on May 24, 1903
What? It is an automobile club in Germany and the largest automobile club in Europe with more than 18 million members (May 2012 - thank you Wikipedia).
Why? It is a member of the FIA and the DMSB. The European Grand Prix, the former ADAC Eifelrennen, the 24 Hours Nürburgring, and others.


What else? The ADAC has reciprocal arrangements with a range of international affiliates, including

The AA in the United Kingdom
The AAA in the United States
The RACE in Spain
Contact: Generally, who wants to know more about ADAC - here.

Rally RACC Catalunya - Costa Daurada


Full name: Royal Automobile Club of Catalunia 
When? Founded on 1906
What? The largest automobile club in Spain with more than 1 million members.
RACC has developed in two areas: 
1. IT offers its partners all kinds of services (such as insurance, road assistance, driving school, Travel Agency, and car purchase). )
2. Sports entity, organizing competitions in Motorsport.  
Finally, the company is active in road safety through the RACC Foundation, established in 1994.
Why? It is a member of the FIA.  There were organized Formula 1 Grand Prix,  Formula 2 Grand Prix, Rally Catalonia, Rally Catalonia - Costa Brava and others.
What else? The RACC is one of the campaign's partners with RACE (Royal Automobile Club of Spain)
Contact: Generally, who wants to know more about RACC - here
NESTE Rally Finland
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NESTE Rally Finland

Full name: Neste Oil Rally Finland, 1000 Lakes
When? In 1994, the rally was renamed to Neste 1000 Lakes Rally as Neste became the title sponsor. 
What? It's is an oil refining and marketing company located in Espoo, Finland. (until 1 July 2015 Neste Oil Corporation). It produces, refines and markets oil products and provides engineering services, as well as licensing production technologies. Neste has operations in 14 countries and employs over 5,000 people. The company is the largest producer of renewable diesel in the world.


Why? Just a sponsor.
Contacts: Neste Rally