28th Rally Maroc Classic
12-17 march 2023
NEW FORMAT & START FROM RABAT
RABAT > IFRANE > MERZOUGA > BOUMALNE DADES > AÏT BENHADDOU > MARRAKECH
6 DAYS – 5 STAGES – 1600km
Se ré-inventant sans cesse, cette 28ème édition propose un parcours et une sélection d’établissements exceptionnels ainsi que des expériences gastronomiques, des paysages à couper le souﬂe et des moments palpitants, au volant comme à l’étape.
FROM RABAT TO MARRAKECH
The rally will take you from the Atlantic Ocean to the Sahara desert passing through the high peaks of the Atlas range. From the ramparts of the imperial city to the winter sports resort of Ifrane, then from the dunes of Merzouga to the great desert plateaus of Ouarzazate, before reaching Marrakech via the Moroccan High Atlas.
MORE THAN 25 YEARS OF AN ADVENTURE THAT HAS NOT FINISHED TO ENCHANT YOU
The Morocco Classic Rally – La Route du Coeur is “THE” benchmark for regularity rallies in Morocco. The beauty of the landscapes and the legendary hospitality of Moroccans are the guarantee of an exceptional adventure in the heart of the Cherifian kingdom.
The 28th edition is reserved for old cars and a few GTs (corresponding to the criteria of the organization) and allows lovers of beautiful cars to combine sporty driving and discovery while benefiting from a safe environment and ubiquitous technical assistance.
100% TARMAC ITINERARY
The selected route, 100% paved, offers a clever mix of roads, from the sea to the desert, with high mountain passes, for a rally of five stages and six days. Between Rabat and Marrakech, the rally promises to grant the necessary time for relaxation and epicureanism, in stages offering a strong travel accent.
The rally is open to both beginners and more experienced drivers, with around twenty events to be covered under the regularity regime. A road book allows you to follow the entire route and take part in the special stages (not exceeding 10km with a choice of average speed, low or high).
The Morocco Classic Rally offers a challenge of choice with around twenty special stages to go through. Timing is done to tenths of a second to satisfy enthusiasts of the discipline, while remaining perfectly accessible to novices and beginners who would like to try this challenge.
Cars built between 1930 and 1992.
Replicas accepted under conditions.
Sports or Grand Touring cars built
from 1992 to nowadays.
Welcome & Checkings
SUNDAY 12 MARCH 2023
Night at Hotel Sofitel Jardin des Roses
STAGE 1 – MONDAY 13 MARCH 2023
RABAT > Ezziligha > IFRANE
Night at Hotel Le Michlifen
STAGE 2 – TUESDAY 14 MARCH 2023
IFRANE > Middelt > MERZOUGA
Night at Hotel Xaluca Tombouctou
STAGE 3 – WEDNESDAY 15 MARCH 2023
MERZOUGA > TAMTATOUCHTE > BOUMALNE DADES
Night at Hotel Xaluca Dades
STAGE 4 – THURSDAY 16 MARCH 2023
BOUMALNE DADES > ZAGORA > AIT BENHADDOU
Night at Hotel ksar Ighnda
STAGE 5 – FRIDAY 17 MARCH 2023
AIT BENHADDOU > MARRAKECH
Night at Hotel La Mamounia
CAR TRANSPORTATION “EUROPE-MOROCCO-EUROPE” INCLUDED
The CNP organization offers you the transport of your cars, ONE-WAY AND RETURN, from the largest cities in Europe.
Long remained as an optional service, this transport is now included in the amount of your commitment and is carried out by a team of specialists in order to guarantee compliance with the equipment entrusted. The vehicles entrusted are insured for a value of €75,000 (with possible Ad Valorem extension).
SECURITY & SUPERVISION
As every year, we are asking his Royal Highness, King Mohammed VI, to accept its high patronage.
This places the Morocco Classic Rally under the close surveillance and high benevolence of the Royal Gendarmerie and the Royal Moroccan Security, which accompanies the event throughout the course and at the stages.