World Rally Championship zooms through Baumholder
A Norwegian team comes down softly after jumping a small rise during stage 11 of the ADAC Rally Germany at the Panzerplatte, a military training area adjacent to the U.S. Army's Smith Barracks in Baumholder, Germany. Thousands of spectators turned out for the event Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013.
BAUMHOLDER, Germany — The World Rally Championship came to Baumholder on Saturday for stage 11 of the ADAC Rally Germany, held at Panzerplatte, a military training area adjacent to the U.S. Army’s Smith Barracks.
The stage is one of the most arduous of the circuit, winding on tank trails through the rolling hills north of Baumholder, which has housed U.S. Army units since the early 1950s.
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