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YouTube video on Rallye Maroc Classic 2014

A short video features some interesting impressions from this year’s Rallye Maroc Classic in Morocco. While the music fades out after some seconds, the pictures are still interesting and show the atmosphere of the exotic classic car rally:  (more…)

Rallye Maroc Classic 2014 - Kaiser-Kaiser on 4th leg in Ouarazate

Kaiser/Kaiser back in the race with new Tripmaster

Last year’s winner Kaiser/Kaiser had a difficult start to this year’s Rallye Maroc Classic. Fritz Kaiser tells us in the interview below why dreams of defending the title may be over, and how he rates his prospects.  (more…)

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Thoulali/Verger in the lead after 5th leg of Rallye Maroc Classic 2014

As the Rallye Maroc returns from the desert, the top ten in the general classification has a new look: Thoulali/Verger in their Porsche 911 T will start the sixth leg from Ouarazate to Marrakech as leaders. The Cerezo brothers follow just 1.3 points behind. New entrants in the top ten are Galvan/Lolmede in their Porsche 930. Here’s the top ten after the fifth leg:

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Cerezo Brothers still leading – Kaiser/Kaiser back in the Top Ten

The fourth leg of the Rallye Maroc Classic 2014 left Cerezo/Cerezo in an excellent position again. Having resolved their technical problems, Kaiser/Kaiser made an impressive comeback. On the stage from Boumalne Dades to M’Hamid, last year’s winners made up enough ground to get back into the top ten. Here is the top ten after the fourth leg:

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Classic Car Brands at the Rallye Maroc Classic 2014: AC with AC Bristol and AC Cobra

Rallye Maroc Classic by numbers: the Car Brands

56 historic classic cars participate in the 2200 km long Rallye Maroc Classic 2014. Amongst these cars, there are several exotic brands and traditional makes: Renault-Alpine, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Jaguar, Morgan, Ford (Mustang), AC, Bentley, Auburn, …  (more…)

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Cerezo/Cerezo in the lead after three days

Team Cerezo/Cerezo leads the Rallye Maroc Classic 2014 after three days of competition. The Spanish duo, in a Jaguar XK140, are followed by Touhlali/Verger (Porsche 911).  Having resolved the problems with their Tripmaster, last year’s winners Kaiser/Kaiser are gaining ground and now rank 14th. Here’s the top ten:

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One day to go - Rallye Maroc Classic 2014: Important read of the week

Co-Pilot Höfer on first legs of Rallye Maroc Classic: “All the hairpin bends suited our car”

Alexander Höfer is Elmar Wierderin’s co-pilot, making him one of the favorites to win this year’s Rallye Maroc Classic. In their Porsche 356 A, they have already achieved several victories and top 10 places in Morocco. In the following interview we hear how the team got on in the first leg of this year’s rally.  (more…)

Rallye Maroc Classic 2nd leg - on board of Lac Daya Aouat

From Fes to Ifrane – Rallye Maroc Classic arrives in the Mountains

The second leg of this year’s Rallye started in Fes. After lunch on board the “Lac Dayat Aoua”, the rally organizers scheduled a special time trial around the lake. The competitors then went on to Ifrane, a ski resort in the Atlas Mountains.  (more…)

Rallye Maroc Classic 1st leg: Lining up for the first regularity test

2nd leg of the Rallye Maroc Classic 2014: the Top Ten Results

Route: Fes – Lac Dayat Aoua – Ifrane

  1. Cerezo/Cerezo (#5)
  2. Debrabandère/Deloddère (#33)
  3. Courtens/Courtens (#16)  (more…)
Rallye Maroc Classic 1st leg: Gentlemen - start your engines

Impressions from the 1st leg of the Rallye Maroc Classic 2014

The first leg of the Rallye Maroc Classic 2014 runs from Casablanca to Fez. At Ben Slimane the rally convoy made a stop at an airfield. A course was marked out, and the cars all had to drive it at as close to a constant speed as possible.  (more…)