Without the sponsorship of the 48th rally "Bulgaria", which started at the center of Varna from 20.00 on Friday, the race would not have achieved the same brilliance. With the financial support of the Municipality of Varna, the Ministry of Youth and Sports, the Bulgarian Sports Lottery , the BFAS, Bankya mineral water, Coca Cola, as well as smaller local sponsors, the budget was brought to the minimum of 163 000 leva. Their selfless support as Varna residents gave also Port Varna, the host of the event "Black Sea" Hotel, Black Sea Casino and others. The press center that is opened for journalists starts to work on Thursday at 9am. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the Press Center will also be working from 9am to 9.30pm. The general sponsor of the journalists is Skoda Auto – Eura Tek. They are helped by Glasurit BASF – Lazurit 94, Castrol – Premium lubricants, Shell – quality fuels, insurer Lev-Ins, Robert Bosch – Bulgaria, Nokian Tires, Lakima soft drinks, cold tea, Bor Chvor (cheeses), baked nuts from the Varna company "Veselo party", Zagorka beer – alcoholic and non-alcoholic, as well as Heineken. The true connoisseurs of wine can enjoy the white temptation and the rosettes of the Salla Esate Providence winery. Thanks to the wine producers, the press center was equipped with laptops, copier and coffee machine, consumables.