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Norway Postal Services 2007 Issue
Design by Jorn Jontvedt, Marita Viken

Motorsport - Winter Rally Stamps

Norway Postal Service has issued three new stamps that have postage values of 6.50, 8.50 and 10.50 NOK named "Motorsport-Winter Rally" on the 6th of February 2007. The three stamps depict 3 different cars in the World Rally Championships held in Norway for the first time. The race will run for three days in midwinter February conditions. It will have 18 spectacular stages that total 1128 Kilometers through forest and mountain areas between Kongsvinger and Lillehammer. About 100,000 spectators lining the routes will witness the event and an estimated 50 to 70 million television viewers will watch it. Each of the cars on the stamps and drivers is listed below:

  • Inland A - Petter Solberg in his Subaru Impreza WRC.
  • Europa A - Henning Solberg in his Peugeot 307 WRC.
  • Verden A - Thomas Schie in his Ford Focus WRC.

"Motorsport - Winter Rally" stamps can be purchased as a set of 3, Sheets of 50, Miniature sheet, Presentation Pack, Collector's sheet or FDC's. They will be printed by Royal Joh. Enschede, Netherlands using the Offset Printing process. Quantity issued of each will be 1 million of each stamp and 300,000 Miniature sheets.


Motorsport - Winter Rally FDC, Presentation Pack, Collector's Sheet


Motorsport - Winter Rally Mini Sheet



To order these stamps or to learn more go to http://www.posten.no/Portal/English/ Use the Universal currency conversion tool at www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi to convert currency.

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