The Russian team Russian Racing Group will start the Rallye Monte-Carlo for the sixth time. Driving red Jaguar E-Type 1968 release bearing the number 143 are Ilya Kashin. His best result – 12th place overall this is a rally car and the first place in the class. Assist Ilya is an experienced Latvian athlete Martins Putnins.
“Every year, we are finalizing the car and adjust settings based on the knowledge received in the previous rally, says the pilot. Historical Rally Monte Carlo is literally endurance race, which includes both the daytime and the long night stages.
The perfect recipe of preparation is how to sleep. But, of course, sleep never works, and, by and large, you spend all this week on adrenaline addiction”.
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According to the rules the contestants start from different cities in the so-called “rays” and then all get together at one point – the French city of valence, where the race starts the classification stage. After that, all the carriages passing two General stages and finish the rally is incredibly entertaining night cut in the mountains to Monaco, finishing on the embankment of London.
the first rally Monte Carlo was held in the distant 1911, and in 1912 it was attended by Russian racers, the speakers on the car Russo-Balt – Andrey Nagel and Vadim Mikhailov. In January 1998, in honor of the heroes of that time, it was decided to first conduct a Historical Rally of Monte Carlo, where you could go solely on the classic Oldtimer who raced in those years. Then registered a total of 60 participants. Now every year at the start out of about 300 cars.
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