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Follow us on the rally tracks through Tunisia

All competition vehicles will be equipped again in 2019 with the EXPLONA tracking systems. This system transmits the location of the vehicles at regular intervals by satellite to the control computer of the rally director. It can transmit emergency calls with a precise GPS coordinate if required. Positive side effect: The done tracks of the vehicles can be traced on the web from 13/10/2019 on a corresponding map. click hier:

El Chott 2019 – time is running !

Saturday, 12 October 10.00 am – Boarding in Genova / ferry port – Ponte Colombo

El Chott Clothing Collection 2019

At the beginning of September, we will once again embroider a larger number of our clothing collection with the El Chott Logo 2019. If you still need some pices, please order till end of August in our shop. -> csm-offroadshop

Registration deadline for late-bookers: 15/08/2019

Due to the time-consuming procedure of handing in lists for the ferry, hotels and camps as well as entry-permits to the ministry in Tunis, from where subsequently the Governors the Garde National and Police will be informed, post nominations after 15/08/2019 are only possible in singular well-founded exceptions.

Registration and scrutineering in Tortona (IT)

Registration and technical scrutineering in Italy will take place in 2019 again in the hotel “Il Carrettino” in Tortona.

Almost in the middle between Milano and Genvoa and halfway between Piacenza and Genoa, the hotel is one kilometer south of the motorway intersection (A7 / A21 – Tortona), reachable via the first exit after the motorway cross.

Address: Strada per Pozzolo 15 – 15057 Tortona / Rivalta Scrivia  (AL)

GPS coordinates: N 44°52,072′   E 008°49,546′

Please book individually via e-mail with the code “El Chott”:

Please book at short notice, as the hotel has only a limited number of rooms available.

Registration and techn. scrutineering takes place on 11/10/2019 between 10:00 am and 7:30 pm. The vehicles can be presented for the technical inspection also by the service or transportation teams. The presentation of all competition vehicles for checking and installing the tracking systems and GPS loggers is mandatory. Exceptions require special permission from the organizer.

Accommodation possibilities in the area:

Motel K, Via Valloni 8, Casei Gerola – directly at the exit of the A7 – bookings at:

Motel 2, Strada Statale per Sale 14, Tortona – at motorway junction A7 / A21 – bookings at:

More hotels can be found in Tortona.

On 12/10/2019 every participant should be in time at 10:00 am in the ferry port.



Team Desert Soul on the El Chott 2019

The rally team “Desert Soul” will be offering its professional rally assistance also 2019 on the El Chott.

From vehicle transport, luggage and spare parts transport to “full service” for enduro, quad or side by side including a comprehensive participant support, experienced employees offer everything needed to participate in a marathon rallye.

If interested, please contact the service team as soon as possible.. Detailed information and contact details can be found here:

The finally daily stages of 2019 – 2,785 km

Detailed maps and information about the several rally days: