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, THEY Today are going down to the twentieth place.
Their penalty for orientation error is an Opportunity for crews XX and XX, who are challengers with good positions confirmed.
The penalty for orientation error of is an Opportunity for crew Jean-Michel and Marie-Françoise ARLAUD on Citroën DS 21.
Challengers yesterday, by winning this stage they confirm the myth of Citroën in Morocco. They must now confirm their good position in the others rally stages!
Competitive will continue tomorrow.
Today, the stage Was dedicated to navigation, with several direction changes to Escape the major roads. It was the first turns and hairpin within ERR. Tomorrow, Agadir – Taroudant – Agadir with not less than 3 Regularity Tests will be the theater of the first circuit regularity test!
The ranking of the day:
1 : JM. Arlaud – MF. Arlaud (Citroën DS 21)
2 : R. Cerezo – R. Cerezo (Jaguar XK140 DHC)
3 : C. Ghistelinck – L. David (Mercedes Benz coupé 3.5)
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Leg 2 in images