November 6, 2016 - Richard Chassot, organizer of the cycling race Tour de Romandie, took over the organization of the Rallye International du Valais. The new company, Global Events LLC will take control of this prestigious event of Swiss Motorsport. To this effect, an agreement has been made with the Association Valaisanne de Soutien aux Rallyes and Christian Dubuis, the current organizer, who will be at the disposal of the new organization to allow the best transition possible, ensuring the transmission of the different know-how specific to such an appointment. In the same perspective of continuity, Global Events LLC has opened an office in Valais to ensure a close relationship with the event.
The 57th running of the Rallye International du Valais saw two-time Swiss champion Sébastien Carron's victory on October 23, 2016.
The next edition of the Rallye International du Valais will take place from 26 to 28 October 2017.