The Rally of the Lakes begins to unfold: in contention yet the WRC; The 26th edition will take place between 24 and March 26: it will be the first race of the Italian Cup 2017. Eight special stages. He begins to take shape the 26th edition of the Rally of the Lakes, the most anticipated motoring race between those that are held in the Varese area which this year was included in the calendar at the weekend between 24 and 26 March next.
The race, now in the edition number 26 and as always organized by ASD Lakes, was this year included in the calendar of the Italian Rally Cup, the first seasonal leg of this competition, not only of the "Zone 2", but the entire national scene.
Thanks to that in Varese and surroundings once again possible to see up close the so-called WRC, the same cars used in the World Championship that has just kicked off in Monte Carlo. Nothing to do for the Swiss Championship (for rossocrociato calendar reasons), which two years ago had "used" the Lakes as their test, but by the Confederation will also be a number of the participating teams.
CONFIRMATION AND NEWS ': One more reason to accept the headquarters of the race, or Estense Palace and Gardens: not a random choice or just spectacular: the beauty and elegance of the frame in fact you add spaces suitable to host the event and offices for everything related to the organization. The other confirmations regarding the special stages which, in all, will be eight to about 90 kilometers of timed sections.
It will start in Caravate and Gemonio with the spectacular "Colacem 1" which each year attracts thousands of spectators and offers a unique show.
The special will be the next Cuvignone (first passage, shortened to Saturday immediately after the Colacem, two other "long" on Sundays), the Seven Terms and Valganna Alpe German. It is the latter two traits will be invested by the first technical innovations, because compared to 2016 will be traversed in reverse. The "Seven" will be addressed by Cugliate in Montegrino, the "Valganna Alpe" in the direction from Cuasso in Ghirla. Details will be announced later. "A race is always the same loses interest; in this way we mix a bit 'cards and we believe that the new structure will be more appreciated, "he said about Andrea Sabella, the patron ASD Lakes.
PARADE: In addition to the crews taking part in the race, they will be admitted as members to the so-called "parade": in line at rally in fact can pass the road cars that will allow participants to travel the roads of the "Lakes" still closed to traffic, with no competitive purpose.