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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”: info@ilcarrettino.it

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: info@motelK.com

Motel 2, Strada Statale per Sale 14, Tortona – at motorway junction A7 / A21 – bookings at: info@motel2.it

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: www.desertsoul.com

The finally daily stages of 2019 – 2,785 km

Detailed maps and information about the several rally days:

All recorded data of our pre-tour …

… have been evaluated:

10 daily stages over a total distance of 2,785 km enclose 8 special stages with 1,625 kilometers. In addition, 2,135 km of transfer routes for the service teams are prepared.
So also now is the final event schedule of the rally fixed.
After the detailed presentation of the rally next weekend, the routes will be posted on the website also.

After completing our pre-tour, …

… which was very successful despite some incidents, the evaluation of the “pre-tour roadbooks” is on my agenda since some days. All during the check of the daily stages changed images, distances or coordinates will be now also changed in the computer. Completely new or changed sections will be now also digitally inserted into the roadbook files. Just over 50% are already “ready to print”.
At the participant meeting on 11th May in the hotel “Eisenacher Haus” the new routes will be presented in addition to all other information about the rally.

Room bookings please directly in the hotel:

Hotel “Eisenacher Haus” – Frankenheimer Str. 38 – 98634 Erbenhausen – Deutschland/Germany

Follow us on the pre-tour 2019 …

… the EXPLONA tracking website will be online from Saturday and show, where we are operating: http://tracking.explona.com/

Still today we drive to Tortona (IT) and meet with Team 2. Tomorrow we go on the ferry and from Sunday we are on the planned rally tracks in Tunisia on the way.