• :
  • :

Rallye de Montecarlo - Start the RBRW

Rallye de Montecarlo - Start the RBRW

01 January 1970

Valence (France) 6:00 PM - Everything is ready for the starting of the World Rally Championship 2012 RBRW that triggered officially Tuesday, January 24 at 9:00 PM; Some teams are already in their French location at the Valence Poligone. All the Versilia Team with their Ford Fiesta WRC11 with Guidotti and Gasperini as first drivers, as well the RallyOne team defending the Citroen flag with Brisa and Ferrari driving the DS3. FGA-Corse with Baldi signed in with an official Fiesta, while the Swedish Liendberg shows the same car but unofficial; Volkswagen is present with a Polo WRC11 driven by Zamolo, waiting the arrival of Korus team with the other two Ds3 and Maury team with the Mini. For WRC11 class, in addition to Liendberg, there is the Italian Paolo Briano for Cibierre team driving a Mini managed by the same team.

As regards the S20 class, already placed the assistance of James Racing Team, with Peugeot Sport that brings to the official debut an improved 207, while expecting Turbocar team with their Fiesta S20. Privately assisted by various team, we record the arrival and the participation of Rosset with 207 S20, Valentini of RallyOne and Bertolini with Fiesta s20. The S16 present at the moment are 5, as well as N4. In the afternoon of Tuesday, January 24 the official detailed entry list will be published, and following the complete program of the Montecarlo rally 2012

Wednesday, January 18 - h 12:00 Registrations opening
Monday, January 23 - h 19:00 Opening ceremony
Monday, January 23 - h 20:00 Shakedown until Tuesday 24 h 20:00
Tuesday, January 24 - Entry list publication
Tuesday, January 24 - h 20:59 Race registration closing
Tuesday, January 24 - h 21:00 Roadbook publication
Tuesday, January 24 - 21:15 Start of SS1
Tuesday, January 24- 23:30 Rally closing ceremony
Wednesday, January 25 - Publication official rankings