Rally Bohemia Historic has completed the first demanding leg. The Italian crew "Pedro“ – Baldaccini that is in the lead ahead of the Sweden crew Matts Myrsell – Esko Junttila by almost twenty-five second has consolidated its position. The third place is still held by the Italian Carlo Marenzana - Luca Beltrame.
Rally Bohemia Historic was opened with the Ceremonial Start in the Staroměstské náměstí (Old Town Square) in Mladá Boleslav yesterday. We are bringing some interesting news from the press conferences of the leading crews of the historic cars.
The evening Ceremonial start opened the 42nd Rally Bohemia, Rally Bohemia Historic as well as Rally Bohemia Legend in front of the crowded Staroměstské náměstí (square) in Mladá Boleslav. Some short press conferences were part of the ceremonial start.
42nd Rally Bohemia is the final round of Regional Rally Cup, the newly emerged Polish-German-Czech series. So it will be Rally Bohemia that will decide about the winners of this cup of the three countries.
The Ceremonial Start in Staroměstské náměstí (square) in Mladá Boleslav on Friday 10th July will be the common official opening of 42nd Rally Bohemia, Rally Bohemia Historic as well as Rally Bohemia Legend.
According to higher number of participants the organizer had to change the place of the station for mobile time check, refuel zone, tyres marking and the position of Medical Centre. All other places remain unaffected. This change is relevant to all Itineraries and Security Plan.
The official Programme of the competition has been published on the official website of Rally Bohemia 2015. Here you will find all the important information about the 42nd Rally Bohemia as well as Rally Bohemia Historic on one place.
Forty-five crews from six countries are going to introduce themselves in the exhibition drive Rally Bohemia Legend accompanying this year Rally Bohemia. The main attraction will be the participation of the Finnish racer Juho Hänninen, the former member of ŠKODA Motorsport team, who won the title of the World SWRC Champion, European Rally Champion and a range of other successes in Škoda colours. The starting list of Rally Bohemia Legend will offer a show of unique historic racing cars.
According to higher number of participants the Time Schedules had to be revised. All three competition groups are affected by this change - MČR + RRC, Rally Bohemia Historic and Rally Legend. Revised versions can be found in "Documents" section.
Almost fifty crews have been attracted to the participation in Rally Bohemia Historic, which has been included in FIA European Historic Sporting Rally Championship for the first time this year. Mladá Boleslav will welcome all currently leading crews of the European Championship in all the main four categories: "Pedro" - Baldaccini, Marenzana - Beltrame, Myrsell – Junttila and Norrgard - Hämäläinen. The complete top of the Czech Historic Rally Championship will be also present.
ŠKODA Motorsport team will put two cars with crews Jan Kopecký – Pavel Dresler and Esapekka Lappi – Janne Ferm into this year Bohemia Rally. The list of the crews registered includes overall 17 cars of top specifications R5, S2000 and WRC. Within the Czech Rally Championship and Regional Rally Cup, 123 crews have registered.
Friday 26th June is the last day when it is possible to register for the start at 42nd Rally Bohemia and Rally Bohemia Historic. The registration can be made primarily through editable online form, or by completing a standard paper registration form.