Rallye MAROC CLASSIC – la Route du Cœur © 2015
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Release: Rally Maroc Classic on your TV screen
Dear (s) Friend (s), The 22nd Rally Maroc Classic, the Route du Coeur delivered its verdict. 7 Steps have been the scene of many sporting twists, with no less than 20 special stages to decide between competitors. With, Motors TV, watch and share the best images of the Rally Maroc Classic! And of course, relive all stages of the rally on the 2015 Edition web page! Finally, I wish to thank all the partners of the Rally who have made this edition an intense and friendly competition. Thank you all. Sportingly Cyril Neveu...
Release: Press release #8
Saturday, 21 March 7th and last stage / MARRAKECH - MARRAKECH ( about 30 km - 1 ERC) After 7 days of racing and 2,200 km traveled, all crews gathered this morning on the WTCC circuit for a final confrontation. The ranking was not fixed when competitors lined up for the start, forcing them to stay focused until the last minute. As proof, the crew C. Ghistelinck - David L. Mercedes - Benz Coupe 3.5, yesterday in second position, finished in third place overall after being snatch the second step of the podium by E. Wiederin crew - A. Hoefer, Porsche 356A. After 4...
Release: Press release #7
Friday, March 20 Stage 6 / OUARZAZATE - OUIRGANE - MARRAKECH (260 km - 3 ERR) The stage of the day allowed competitors to cross sets and extremely rich and driving varied conditions! This morning, the exit from Ouarzazate to Marrakech was made by a route once reserved for 4x4 vehicles. The first special of the day, long of 13.7 km, was won by R. Meziane - Z. Chemao on Mercedes Benz 280 SL under a blue sky and bright the partial solar eclipse. With altitude, mountainous laces have quickly led the crews on the roads lined with overhanging ice and...
Release: Press release #7
Friday, March 20 Step 6 / OUARZAZATE - OUIRGANE - MARRAKECH (260 km - 3 ERR) The stage of the day allowed competitors to cross sets and extremely rich and driving varied conditions! This morning, the exit from Ouarzazate to Marrakech was made by a route once reserved for 4x4 vehicles. The first special of the day, long of 13.7 km, was won by R. Meziane - Z. Chemao on Mercedes Benz 280 SL under a blue sky and bright the partial solar eclipse. With altitude, mountainous laces have quickly led the crews on the roads lined with overhanging ice and permanent snow covered...
Release: Press release #6
Thursday, March 19 5th stage / TAFRAOUTE - FOUM ZGUID - OUARZAZATE (300 km - 3 ERR) Radical change of scenery for the fifth stage: it is a long ribbon of asphalt that competitors have crossed the valleys of the Anti-Atlas. Tata, Foum Zguid Tazenakht, many South iconic cities that dot loneliness huge grazing areas. The first special regularity of the day was won by the crew Courtens D. - E. Courtens on Porsche 911 2.7. Alas, they deserve the podium escapes following a major technical problem: tonight was their Porsche 911 victim of fire. Fortunately, this has no consequences for...
Release: Press release #5
Wednesday 18 March Stage 4 / AGADIR - Agar Oudad - TAFRAOUTE (300 km - 4 ERR) This fourth stage has started unusually on the rally: the rain has forced competitors to stop their convertible cars. Two regularity stages put the Jaguar at the honour this morning. The tests have indeed been won respectively by the crew R. CEREZO - R. CEREZO Jaguar XK 140 DHC on and JP RIVIERE - Mr. RIVIERE Jaguar MKII. For the gourmet lunch served in a tent in the desert, competitors were greeted by the famous and monumental rocks painted by the Belgian artist...
Release: Press release #4
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 3rd Stage / AGADIR - TAROUDANT - AGADIR (about 215 km / 3 ERR) Second night in Agadir, following a loop that distanced us from the shore. The stage has been demanding: small mountain roads required a tight focus both for driving and guidance. This is in the SS, in the mountainous laces that Reda Meziane-Belfkih / Zineb Chemao, crew No. 31 Mustang, have suffered a technical incident. A first stop followed by a second finally stopped their vehicle. They were 4th in general classification of yesterday, their misadventure relegates them to the twentieth place this evening. Note: the...
Release: Press release #3
Monday 16th march Essaouira - Immouzzer - Agadir (250km , 3 ERR) Today, crews have Taken the direction of Agadir on the Moroccan Atlantic coast. But before Joining the bustle of the city, the Competitors Took a break to Immouzer, capital of an unspoilt valley, almost hidden, Which, if Believing in the rumor, is like the gardens of Paradise. Unfortunately Mohamed TOUHLALI and Olivier VERGER, Porsche 911 SC, this rumor Has not been checked. Indeed, The Franco-Moroccan crew was lost during 2nd special stage of the day, at the Moulay Abdellah Dam. They were then first in the standings of the first stage,...
Release: Press release #2
Sunday, March 15 Leg 1: Casablanca - Oualida - Essaouira (380 km - 3 special stages) At 9am this morning, foruty crews started from Casablanca with an unusual direction for the Rally : the Atlantic coast. Large modern road with perpetual activity took us first to the small village of Oualida. Seafood lovers feasted oysters barely out of their park. After lunch: towards the charming walled city of Essaouira. Known as captivating, this port city attracted many lusts for centuries. Here, mingle history, music festivals, winter sports and charming white medina, an UNESCO heritage site. Three regularity stages were linked together, competitors are...
Release: Press release No. 1
For this second edition of the Rally Morocco Classic hosted by Cyril Neveu, all classic car enthusiasts have made an appointment in Casablanca in Morocco, under the sun. "The richness and authenticity of this rally confirms it as the inevitable regularity rally in Morocco. This year the major brands are present (Mercedes, Cobra, Jaguar …) for a route, including 500 km of new roads. This journey will take the 46 crews from Casablanca to Marrakech, via Essaouira, Agadir, Tafraout, Ouarzazate where participants will spend the night in a luxury camp in the desert. Two events on closed circuits will spice up this exceptional...
Release: October 2014 – Press release #1
New Challenge for Cyril Neveu! We remember that Cyril Neveu, five-time winner of the Paris Dakar with motorcycle, organizer for more than 20 years of rally-raid in Tunisia and Morocco, abandoned helmet and boots to the desert to take over Maroc Classic Rally, an event welcome all lovers of classic cars. Cyril, From where, when do you have this passion for Classic Cars? « I've always been fascinated by beautiful machines, whether on two or four wheels ... My father gave me the virus very young and since I remained an avid collector. When in 2013 the opportunity arose to return to Maroc Classic...
Samedi 14 mars : CASABLANCA
Vérifications administratives et techniques à l’hôtel Hyatt Regency
Dimanche 15 mars : 1ere Etape / CASABLANCA – Oualidia – ESSAOUIRA
environ 420 km / 3 ERR
09h00 : Départ de la 1ere Etape à Casablanca – Hyatt Regency
11h30 : ERR 1 “Zemamra”
12h30 : Déjeuner à Oualidia “Araignée Gourmande”
14h30 : ERR 2 “Had Harrara”
16h20 : ERR 3 “Akermoud”
17h20 : Arrivée de la 1ere étape à Essaouira – Sofitel Golf & Spa
Lundi 16 mars : 2eme Etape / ESSAOUIRA – AGADIR
environ 250 km / 4 ERR
10h30 : Départ de la 2eme étape à Essaouira – Sofitel Golf & Spa
10h40 : ERR 4 “ Golf Mogador”
12h30 : Déjeuner à Essaouira – Place Bab Marrakech
13h45 : ERR 5 “Sidi Kaouki”
15h15 : ERR 6 “Tiskatine”
16h45 : ERR 7 “Cascades d’Immouzzer”
18h15 : Arrivée de la 2eme étape à Agadir - Sofitel
Mardi 17 mars : 3eme Etape / AGADIR – Taroudannt – AGADIR
environ 215 km / 3 ERR
09h00 : Départ de la 3eme étape à Agadir – Sofitel
09h30 : ERR 8 “Vallée du Paradis”
10h45 : ERR 9 “Argana”
12h00 : Déjeuner à Taroudannt – La Gazelle d’Or
13h45 : ERR 10 “Circuit Agadir”
17h30 : Arrivée de la 3eme étape à Agadir – Sofitel
Mercredi 18 mars : 4eme Etape / AGADIR – TAFRAOUTE
environ 275 km / 3 ERR
09h00 : Départ de la 4eme étape à Agadir – Sofitel
10h25 : ERR 11 “Ait Baha”
11h00 : ERR 12 “Ougnidif”
12h15 : Déjeuner à Tafraoute – Site des rochers peints
14h15 : ERR 13 “Ait Mansour”
15h30 : ERR 14 “Idaousemlal”
16h15 : Arrivée de la 4eme étape à Tafraoute – Site des rochers peints
Jeudi 19 mars : 5eme Etape / TAFROUTE – Foum Zguid – OUARZAZATE
environ 470 km / 3 ERR
08h45 : Départ de la 5eme étape à Tafraoute – Site des rochers peints
09h50 : ERR 15 “Azgour”
12h55 : Déjeuner à Foum Zguid au Bab Rimal, chez Najji
15h00 : ERR 16 “Foum El Oued”
16h00 : ERR 17 “Tizi N Bachkoum”
17h10 : Arrivée de la 5eme étape à Ouarzazate, Berbère Palace
Vendredi 20 mars : 6eme Etape / OUARZAZATE – Ouirgane – MARRAKECH
environ 300 km / 3 ERR
08h45 : Départ de la 6eme étape à Ouarzazate, Berbère Palace
10h00 : ERR 18 “Igherm N Ougdal”
10h30 : ERR 19 “Tizi N Tichka”
13h00 : Déjeuner à Ouirgane à “La Roseraie”
14h30 : ERR 20 “Asni”
15h50 : Arrivée de la 6eme étape à Marrakech, Palace Es Saadi
Samedi 21 mars : 7eme Etape / MARRAKECH – MARRAKECH
Environ 30 km / 1 ERC
09h00 : Départ de la 7eme étape à Marrakech, Palace Es Saadi
09h30 : ERR 21 “Circuit Moulay El Hassan”
12h00 : Arrivée du 22eme Rallye Maroc Classic à Marrakech, Palace Es Saadi
21h00 : Dîner de Gala et Remise des Prix à Marrakech, Beldi Country Club