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Rally folder 2023 …

… now available in German, English and French language

Find the online versions here: -> German -> English -> French

Or order by e-mail the desired number in the desired language.

Pre-tour of El Chott 2023

On February 24th, 2023 we start with 3 vehicles in the direction of Genoa, where our crossing to Tunisia with the CTN ferry “Carthage” begins at 25th.

After arriving in Tunis on February 26th the actual pre-tour begins: We will check the planned daily stages, write the road books for the special stages and transfers and check camps and hotels for the autumn.

You can follow us on our tour over the next 2 weeks via EXPLONA live tracking. Here is the tracking website: ->

Assuming a stable internet connection, we will additional post photos and information on

The planned daily stages 2023 …

… 2,500 km in Tunisia (10 days stages) (ferry to ferry)

2,200 rally kilometers (from start at first hotel to the award ceremony at last hotel)

1,550 competition kilometer (prologue + 8 special stages)

marathon stage (6+7) (bivouac at lost lake between the fascinating dunes of the Erg Oriental without service)

You can find detailed information in our RALLY MAGAZINE

Final information on special stages and transfers, track condition and specification as well as camps and hotels will be published after the conclusion of our pre-tour by the end of March.


rally fashion collection 2023

Orders from the clothing collection for the 2023 rally are now possible. In order to give a larger number of item to the embroidery, we collect the orders by the end of February, thy end of April, the end of June and the end of August. Please note the correspondingly longer delivery times. -> csm-offroadshop

We would like to say thank you …

… at the end of another difficult year to all teams for taking part in the ElChott rally, to our business partners and sponsors for the good cooperation and to the many ORGA employees and of course to all friends and relatives for their great commitment and support.

Registration forms for ElChott 2023

Registrations for the rally ElChott 2023 are only possible with the corresponding online registration forms. Please select the relevant form from the list below. In the forms “Vehicle incl. driver …” you always have to enter the data of the driver who will drive the vehicle in Tunisia.

For all types of trailers, the height including the load must always be specified. The ferry prices for the towing vehicle and the trailer are always calculated according to the height of the higher vehicle. Semi-trailers are considered part of the truck (always specify total length) and do not have to be registered separately.

Please also register in good time your requirements of transport capacity if you want to use this service.

In the table below you will find the times available for the technical scrutineering and the subsequent installation of the EXPLONA devices on October 20, 2023 in Tortona (IT). The desired date must be entered in the registration form for all competition vehicles. Please note: At the time of scrutineering the previously sent EXPLONA service kits (device holders, antenna, power supply) must be securely fixed in/on the vehicle. (We are happy to answer questions about proper installation by email)

The “paper acceptance” as well as the issue of race numbers, advertising stickers and road books for the first day’s stage takes place from 9:30 a.m., respectively 30 minutes before your desired scrutineering date.

09:30 a.m.09:45 a.m.10:00 a.m.10:15 a.m.10:30 a.m.
10:45 a.m.11:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.11:30 p.m.11:45 p.m.
12:00 p.m.12:15 p.m.12:30 p.m.12:45 p.m.01:30 p.m.
01:45 p.m.02:00 p.m.02:15 p.m.02.30 p.m.02:45 p.m.
03:00 p.m.03:15 p.m.03:30 p.m.03:45 p.m.04:00 p.m.
04:15 p.m. 04:30 p.m. 04:45 p.m. 05:00 p.m.05:15 p.m.
05:30 p.m. 05:45 p.m. 06:00 p.m. 06:15 p.m. 06:30 p.m.

After receiving your registration, we will send you a summary of all received data (exel-file) as a confirmation to the e-mail address given to us in the registration. Changes are possible at any time until September 17, 2023.

Up to this date we also need a color scan or a photo (good resolution) of the passport (page with photo) and of the vehicle registration (registration certificate) by e-mail to:

ElChott 2023 – online registration available …

… from Monday, 12/12/2022 0:01 a.m. 

Here you will find the online registration forms (please make correct selection): -> click here

And as in previous years, there is a X-mas discount of 5% on the early-booker participation fee for those who decide quickly if they book by December 31, 2022