How to Watch WRC 2019 Online: Live Stream from Abroad

World Rally Championship (WRC 2019) has now reached its 12th country, Wales, with the event to be held at Wales Rally GB. Events starting from 24th Jan – 17th November 2019, for your ease we have list of all channels to watch WRC 2019 Online.

How to Watch the WRC 2019 Online?

Here’s the WRC Official Broadcasters List…

CountryTV Network
AustriaORF (Free)
BelgiumRTBF (Free)
EstoniaETV (Free)
FranceFrance TV (Free) – Recommended
FinlandYLE (Free)
GermanySport1 (Paid)
ItalySportitalia (Paid)
NorwayTV2 (Paid)
PolandCanal+ Sport (Paid)
PortugalSport TV (Paid)
RTP (Free)
SpainRTVE (Free)
TV3 (Free)
SwedenSVT (Free)
United StatesESPN 3 (Paid)
Latin AmericaFox Sports (Paid)
MexicoTV4 (Free)
United KingdomBT Sport (Paid)
Channel 5 -Highlights (Free)
WalesS4C (Free)
WorldwideWRC+ (Paid)
Red Bull TV (Free)

Why Use a VPN for WRC Live Stream Free

While WRC+ is broadcasted all over the world and does not have regional restrictions, but if you are looking to watch it for free then there are some options available provided that you have a VPN as most of these options are geo restricted.

The best way to watch WRC 2019 online for free is via France TV, RTBF, ORF, ETV, RTVE or any other free channel mentioned above by connecting to that countries server.

To access region blocked channels:

  1. Subscribe to a credible VPN service like Surfshark
  2. Sign up and login with your credentials
  3. Select a server from Austria and connect
  4. Now go to ORF channel
  5. Start watching the WRC for free

A VPN allows you to change your location digitally, which means that on the internet you will appear to be somewhere else than your actual location. What this does is that it grants you access to region restricted websites so that you can watch your favorite content no matter where you are!

One such VPN that we recommend is Surfshark, at just $1.99 per month it’s the best choice to make as it successfully unblocks all websites and provides seamless streaming!

How to Watch World Rally Champions in USA

You can watch WRC 2019 Online in USA directly from the WRC+ website as it is available globally, additionally you can watch them on Eleven Sports, ESPN 3 and Fox as well. However if you wish to watch it for free you can watch it using a VPN and access the above mentioned free channels.

How to Watch WRC in UK

If you happen to be in the UK and are subscribed to Channel 5 or BT Sports you can easily watch the WRC events on these channels but the problem is that Channel 5 will broadcast highlights only and BT Sports is paid.

Therefore, again the use of a VPN is recommended to watch the WRC live for free.

How to Watch WRC in Canada

There is no official channel for Canada where you can watch the WRC, so you will have to either watch it off the WRC+ or connect to a VPN watch it for free from any of the free channels mentioned in the list above.

How to Watch WRC in Australia

If you live in Australia Fox Sports is the channel to go to, WRC has given broadcasting rights to Fox sports in Australia. Again you need to subscribe to cable TV in order to watch Fox Sports live events, therefore it better to use a VPN and watch it via a free channel.

WRC Schedule 2019

The WRC is divided in to 14 rounds taking place in Europe, the Middle East, Australia, North and South America. Here’s the complete WRC schedule for 2019.

DateEventSurface
24 – 27 JanuaryRallye Automobile Monte CarloMixed
14 – 17 FebruaryRally SwedenSnow
7 – 10 MarchRally Guanajuato MexicoGravel
28 – 31 MarchTour de CorseTarmac
25 – 28 AprilRally ArgentinaGravel
9 – 12 MayRally ChileGravel
30 May – 2 JuneRally de PortugalGravel
13 – 16 JuneRally Italia SardegnaGravel
1 – 4 AugustRally FinlandGravel
22 – 25 AugustADAC Rallye DeutschlandTarmac
12 – 15 SeptemberRally of TurkeyGravel
3 – 6 OctoberWales Rally GBGravel
24 – 27 OctoberRACC Rally Catalunya de EspanaMixed
14 – 17 NovemberRally AustraliaGravel

WRC 2019 Drivers Standings

Pos.DriverPoints
1Ott Tänak205
2Thierry Neuville172
3Sébastien Ogier165
4Kris Meeke80
5Andreas Mikkelsen79
6Elfyn Evans78
7Jari-Matti Latvala74
8Teemu Suninen70
9Dani Sordo62
10Esapekka Lappi62
11Sébastien Loeb39
12Kalle Rovanperä16
13Benito Guerra8
14Gus Greensmith8
15Marco Bulacia Wilkinson6
16Craig Breen6
17Jan Kopecký5
18Pontus Tidemand4
19Yoann Bonato4
20Mads Østberg4
21Ole Christian Veiby2
22Pierre-Louis Loubet2
23Stéphane Sarrazin2
24Nikolay Gryazin1
25Takamoto Katsuta1
26Emil Bergkvist1
27Pedro Heller1
28Adrien Fourmaux1
29Janne Tuohino1
30Ricardo Triviño1

Now that you know all the possible ways to watch WRC 2019 online, you don’t have to miss on any race of the nail biting event!